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Index for Probability and Statistics
Terminology relating to probability and statistics as typically encountered in the Algebra I to Calculus sequence. Currently there is little probability or statistics material beyond this.

Addition Rule

Arithmetic Mean

Average

Bernoulli Trials

Binomial

Binomial Coefficients

Binomial Coefficients in Pascal's Triangle

Binomial Probability Formula

Box and Whisker Plot

Boxplot

Chi (Χ χ)

Combination

Combination Formula

Combinatorics

Complement of an Event

Conditional Probability

Continued Sum

Correlation

Correlation Coefficient

Deciles

Disjoint Events

Disjoint Sets

Event

Expected Value

Experiment

Factorial

First Quartile

Five Number Summary

Gambling Odds

Geometric Mean

Harmonic Mean

High Quartile

Higher Quartile

Impossible Event

Independent Events

Interquartile Range

IQR

Least-Squares Fit

Least-Squares Line

Least-Squares Regression Equation

Least-Squares Regression Line

Linear Fit

Linear Regression

Lower Quartile

LSRL

Mathematical Model

Mean

Mean of a Random Variable

Median of a Set of Numbers

Mode

Modified Boxplot

Mu (Μ μ)

Multiplication Rule

Mutually Exclusive

Negative Direction

Negatively Associated Data

Odds

Odds Against

Odds in Favor

Odds in Gambling


Outcome

Outlier

Paired Data

Partition of a Set

Pascal's Triangle

Percentile

Permutation

Permutation Formula

Pi (Π π)

Population

Positive Direction

Positively Associated Data

Probability

Q1

Q3

Quartiles

Quintiles

Regression

Regression Equation

Regression Line

Residual

RMS

Root Mean Square

Sample Space

Scatterplot

Sigma (Σ σ)

Sigma Notation

Stem-and-Leaf Plot

Stemplot

Sum Rule for Probability

Sure Event

Theta (Θ θ)

Third Quartile

Upper Quartile

Weighted Average


  this page updated 28-jul-14
Mathwords: Terms and Formulas from Algebra I to Calculus
written, illustrated, and webmastered by Bruce Simmons
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