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									                 BUSINESS MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

Course code:
Pre requisite:
Credit Hours:                03


Text Book:
   1. Business Mathematics, 3rd Edition. By Mirza Muhammad Hassan and
      Muhammad Ali Mirza.
   2. Introduction to Statistics, 3rd Edition. By R. E. Walpole.
   3. Introduction to Statistics, Part-I. By Sher Mohammad Chaudry.

Course Contents:

                                        Part- 1
      Primilaries

              Topics:
                       1.    Real number and real line.
                       2.    Co – ordinates, lines and increments.
                       3.    Functions.
                       4.    Trigonometric Functions.
                       5.    Related problems.

      Chapter 1        Basic Arithmatics
              Topics
                       1.    The number system
                       2.    Computation with integers
                       3.    Factors
                       4.    Operations with fractions
                       5.    Operations with decimal fractions
                       6.    Rounding of decimal fractions
                       7.    Extraction of Square root

      Chapter 2        Basic Algebra
              Topics
                       1.    Introduction
                     2.     Operation with algebra
                     3.     Symbols of grouping
                     4.     Factorization
                     5.     Algebraic fractions


      Chapter 3      Binary Numbers
            Topics
                     1.     Decimal and binary numbers
                     2.     Conversion of binary numbers into decimal numbers
                     3.     Conversion of decimal numbers into binary numbers
                     4.     Fundamental arithmetic operations on binary numbers
                               i.     Addition
                               ii.    Subtraction
                               iii.   Multiplication
                               iv.    Division

      Chapter 4      Logarithms
              Topics
                     1.     Definition
                     2.     Rules for characteristics and mantissa
                     3.     Use of logarithmic tables
                     4.     Method of interpolation
                     5.     Laws of logarithm
                     6.     Application

      Chapter 5      Sets
            Topics
                     1.     Introduction
                     2.     Diagrammatic representation of sets
                     3.     Union and intersection of sets
                     4.     Properties of sets



                                      Part- 2
Chapter 1   Introduction
            Topics:
                     1.     Meaning of Statistics
                     2.     Characteristics of Statistics
                     3.     Descriptive and Inferential Statistics
                  4.     Populations and Samples
                  5.     Importance of Statistics
                  6.     Observations and Variables
                  7.     Discrete and Continuous Variables
                  8.     Measurement Scales
                  9.     Errors of Measurement
                  10.    Significant Digits
                  11.    Collection of Data
                  12.    Collection of Primary Data
                  13.    Collection of Secondary Data
                  14.    Editing of Data


Chapter 2   Presentation of Data
            Topics:
                  1.     Introduction to Classification
                  2.     Aims of Classification
                  3.     Basic Principles of Classification
                  4.     Tabulation
                  5.     Types of Tables
                  6.     Main Parts of Tables
                  7.     Frequency Distribution.
                  8.     Class Limits
                  9.     Class Boundaries
                  10.    Class Marks
                  11.    Class Interval
                  12.    Constructing Grouped Frequency Distribution
                  13.     Stem and Leaf Display
                  14.    Graphical Representation.
                  15.    Diagrams
                  16.    Simple Bar Chart
                  17.    Multiple Bar Chart
                  18.    Component Bar Chart
                  19.    Related Problems
Chapter 3   Measures of Central Tendency
            Topics:
                  1.     Criteria of Satisfactory Average
                  2.     Types of Averages
                  3.     The Arithmetic Mean
                  4.     The Weighted Arithmetic Mean
                  5.     Properties of Arithmetic Mean
                  6.     Mean from Grouped Data
                  7.     Change of Origin and Scale.
                  8.     The Geometric Mean
                  9.     The Harmonic Mean
                  10.    The Median
                  11.    The Quartiles
                  12.    The Mode.
                  13.    Empirical Relation between Mean, Median and Mode.
                  14.    Relative Merits and Demerits of various averages.


Chapter 4   Measures of Dispersion, Movements and Kurtosis
            Topics:
                  1.     Introduction to Range
                  2.     Quartile Deviation
                  3.     Mean Deviation
                  4.     Change of Origin and Scale
                  5.     The Variance
                  6.     The Standard Deviation
                  7.     The Coefficient of Variation
                  8.     The Properties of Variance and Standard Deviation
                  9.     Skew ness, Kurtosis,
                  10.    Related Problems
Recommended Books
     1.    Larson, Hosteller and Edwards : Calculus 6th Edition
     2.    Mirza Muhammad Hassan and Muhammad Ali Mirza: Business
           Mathematics 3rd Edition.
     3.    Introduction to Statistics, 3rd Edition. By R. E. Walpole.
     4.    Introduction to Statistics, Part-I. By Sher Mohammad Chaudry


     Division of Marks
           Mid Semester           30
           Final Semester         50
     Research Assignments and its presentations
           Assignments            05
           Presentation           05
           Case studies           04
           Quizzes                03
           Attendance             03

								
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