This module introduces one of the most important distributions in statistics: the normal distribution.

Concept MapLearning Objectives

after the completion of this module, the student will be able to

  • recognize the normal distribution
  • recognize the standard normal distribution
  • perform calculations with the normal distribution using Excel
  • convert a normal distribution to a standard normal distribution

Knowledge and Skills

  • normal distribution
  • standard normal distribution

Prerequisites

  • sample mean, average
  • sample standard deviation
  • sample variance
  • percentile

Curricular Materials