COURSE SUMMARY
Course Title: 
Statistical and Numerical Methods
Course Code: 
18MAT208
Year Taught: 
2018
Semester: 
3
Degree: 
Undergraduate (UG)
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Amritapuri

'Statistical and Numerical Methods' is a course offered in the third semester of B. C. A. (Bachelor of Computer Applications) program at School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Amritapuri.

Unit 1

Statistics-Introduction -Measures of average-AM-Median-Mode, Measures of dispersion and its coefficients – Range – QD – SD-MD

Unit 2

Correlation- Karl Pearson’sand Spearman’s rank correlation, Regression- regression equations, regression coefficients

Unit 3

Permutations – combinations – Probability-addition theorem, multiplication theorem, independent events,conditionalprobability,Baye’stheorem,Probability distribution-Binomial,Poisson, Normal.

Unit 4

Interpolation- Newton’s forward &backward method- Lagrange’s Method,Curvefitting-fitting a straight line

Unit 5

Solutions of Numerical, Algebraic and transcendental methods- bisection method, Newton Raphsonmethod,Simultaneous linear equations -Gauss elimination

TEXT BOOKS

  • P.R.Vittal-Business Mathematics and Statistics,MarghamPublications,Chennai,

REFERENCE

  • H.S.Hall and S.R.Knight: Higher Algebra –AITBS Publishers India.
  • M.K.Venkataraman: Numerical methods in Science and Engineering-National Publishing Company,Chennai