Math 106: Contemporary Math

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  • Available Lessons: 106
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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Boost your understanding of contemporary math topics, such as graph theory, mathematical reasoning, probability and more, with this study course. Use the short video lessons to supplement the subjects you're learning about in class, and then take the quizzes to measure how well you understand and remember these math concepts.
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Lesson 1 - Descriptive & Inferential Statistics: Definition, Differences & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Difference between Populations & Samples in Statistics  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - What is Random Sampling? - Definition, Conditions & Measures  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Simple Random Samples: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Stratified Random Samples: Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Cluster Random Samples: Definition, Selection & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Systematic Random Samples: Definition, Formula & Advantages  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - How to Calculate Mean, Median, Mode & Range  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Calculating the Mean, Median, Mode & Range: Practice Problems  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Population & Sample Variance: Definition, Formula & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - Calculating the Standard Deviation  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Maximums, Minimums & Outliers in a Data Set  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Quartiles & the Interquartile Range: Definition, Formulate & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Finding Percentiles in a Data Set: Formula & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Frequency & Relative Frequency Tables: Definition & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Cumulative Frequency Tables: Definition, Uses & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - How to Calculate Percent Increase with Relative & Cumulative Frequency Tables  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Creating & Interpreting Histograms: Process & Examples  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Random Variables: Definition, Types & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Finding & Interpreting the Expected Value of a Discrete Random Variable  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Developing Discrete Probability Distributions Theoretically & Finding Expected Values  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Developing Discrete Probability Distributions Empirically & Finding Expected Values  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Dice: Finding Expected Values of Games of Chance  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Blackjack: Finding Expected Values of Games of Chance with Cards  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Poker: Finding Expected Values of High Hands  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Poker: Finding Expected Values of Low Hands  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Lotteries: Finding Expected Values of Games of Chance  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Comparing Game Strategies Using Expected Values: Process & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - How to Apply Discrete Probability Concepts to Problem Solving  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Binomial Experiments: Definition, Characteristics & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Finding Binomial Probabilities Using Formulas: Process & Examples  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Practice Problems for Finding Binomial Probabilities Using Formulas  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Finding Binomial Probabilities Using Tables  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Mean & Standard Deviation of a Binomial Random Variable: Formula & Example  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Solving Problems with Binomial Experiments: Steps & Example  Take Quiz

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