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AP Statistics (455)

AP Statistics is an honors course for students who have completed or are concurrently taking a course that includes trigonometry. The course involves extensive use of graphing calculators to analyze data with histograms, regression lines, and statistical procedures. Computer web applications will be used to simulate long-run probabilities and distributions. Solutions to statistics problems include numerical computations as well as thorough verbal explanations.  Several units of study include cooperative learning and labs/projects.

Prerequisite: Passing Accelerated Functions and Trig, passing Honors Pre-Calculus, or Calculus; earning a grade of B+ or higher in Pre-Calculus or Algebra II; or teacher recommendation. A version of Pre-Calculus is required to be taken before or concurrently with this course.

  • AP
  • Elective
  • Junior
  • Senior