### **MATH 2140 ****INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY**

**Level: II**

**Semesters: 1 AND EVENINGS - SEMESTER 1**

**Course Code: MATH 2140 **

**Course Title: INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY**

**Number of Credits: 4**

**PREREQUISITEs: MATH 1140 or MATH 1150 OR MATH1141 ****AND MATH 1152 OR MATH 1142 AND MATH 1151**

**Course Description:** Basic Probability rules, including Bayesí rule, theorem on total probability; Conditional Probability; Random Variable; Mathematical Expectation; means, variance; Convariance of variables. Variance of sum of n random variables. Chebychevís theorem; Standard density functions and mass functions; Moment generating function. Random sample; some important statistics, sampling distributions. Central limit theorem.

**Assessment:**

Coursework 40%

Final Examination - One 2-hour written paper 60%