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2017-2018 Catalog 
2017-2018 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


Concepts and practices of financial mathematics, elementary probability, and descriptive statistics are covered in this course. Simple and compound interest, present and future value, and annuities are covered. Measures of central tendency and dispersion including normal distribution and standard deviation are studied. Combinations, permutations, randomness and principles of counting including set notation are considered. Emphasis is on the use of mathematics, not theoretical derivation. Designed for students in career programs. Not an equivalent course for 100 level MA courses. Lecture: 3 hours per week. 3 Credits Prerequisite: MA 095 or higher