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Watch a preview:chapter 1 / lesson 1Descriptive & Inferential Statistics: Definition, Differences & Examples
Course SummaryOur informative remedial Developmental College Statistics course is designed specifically for students who are falling behind in class. Watch our short video lessons, print out lesson transcripts for easy study and take the quizzes to work through the tougher subjects so you can get a better grade.
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- Comprehensive test covering all topics
- Detailed video explanations for wrong answers
Students who need help with statistics topics will find this remedial course provides a simple and effective way to catch up on subject matter. You'll find this course useful if you:
- Need to bring your statistics grade up
- Are trying to catch up on any missed statistics homework
- Have a hard time understanding your statistics lessons in class
- Want some extra preparation materials for an upcoming statistics exam
- Prefer self-paced learning in multiple formats (visual or auditory)
- Would like a low-pressure alternative to formal or traditional classes
You'll be able to benefit from this remedial course in several ways:
- It's helpful: Short lesson series make the material engaging and easier to absorb.
- It's convenient: Study when you want, where you want from any computer or mobile device.
- It's flexible: Whether you learn better by reading, hearing or watching a video, we've got you covered.
- It's authoritative: Our statistics instructors are experts who make topics understandable and fun!
Using the Course
We've designed this course so that it's easy to navigate for students who are struggling with statistics concepts. Check out the two most popular options to decide which best fits your needs:
- Start at the beginning with descriptive and inferential statistics, and advance through the chapters and lessons in order until you reach the last lesson on the coefficient of determination. Lessons follow a natural progression, making this option simple to follow along.
- Identify statistics topics you find most difficult, and skip the material you already know. If you only need to study stratified random samples, you can go straight to that chapter. Though some lessons might refer to topics in previous lessons, each one is designed to stand alone to make sure you get all of the info you need to understand a topic.
Simply follow these steps, and you'll be on your way to mastering statistics!
- Start at the beginning or find the chapter subjects or lesson topics you need to learn about.
- Open a lesson and play the video.
- Test your understanding of the material using the short lesson quizzes and chapter exams.
- Ask our expert instructors questions if you need extra help learning a statistics concept.
- Go to the next lesson in the chapter to continue learning.
- See your course progress on the statistics remedial course page.
What You Can Learn
You can advance your statistics knowledge and skills in the following areas:
- Key concepts and vocabulary in basic statistics
- Analysis and description of summarized data
- Creation and interpretation of tables and plots
- Types of probability and related calculations
- Definition and interpretation of discrete probability distributions
- Definition and interpretation of continuous probability distributions
- Sampling, including types of random samples and sampling distributions
- Statistical estimation and confidence intervals
- The hypothesis testing process
- Calculation and use of regression and correlation
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