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AP Statistics

Course: 251

Grade Level:
Course Length:
Full Year
1 Credit


  • Advanced Algebra for College with 93 average or Pre-Calculus with 90 average or Honors Pre-Calculus with 85 average
  • Departmental Approval

Course Description:

*Recommended: PSAT combined score of 1100 or better.

This college-level course will examine a variety of problems dealing with gathering, organizing, and analyzing data. Students will investigate averages and variances, regression and correlation, elementary probability, normal distributions, scientific sampling, and making inferences. Students will use the statistical and graphing capabilities of their calculator. Students will correctly use mathematical terms and symbols when speaking and/or writing. Accuracy, neatness, and organization are stressed in this college-level class.

Textbook/Class Resources:

9781319269296, Starnes, Practice of Statistics for AP Examination, Updated, Freeman, 2020 or 9781319287573, eBook version  The Practice of Statistics, 6e UPDATE

An AP Workbook is required and will be billed to your account.