Learn Statistics with NumPy
Learn about NumPy, a Python library used to store arrays of numbers, organize large amounts of data, and perform statistical calculations.
Time to completeApprox. 5 hours
Certificate of completionYes
Prerequisites1 coursesWe suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Learn Statistics with NumPy:
- Learn Python 2
About this course
NumPy is a popular Python library that will help you calculate large quantities and common descriptive statistics without writing these functions from scratch. These courses also teach the fundamentals of statistical distributions that can be used to describe datasets.
Syllabus3 lessons • 3 projects • 3 quizzes
Hands-on learningDon’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
Projects in this course
Betty's BakeryHelp Betty figure out how much she needs to buy using NumPy arrays describing her recipes.
CrunchieMunchiesUse NumPy to solve statistical questions about a cereal dataset.
Election ResultsSee how survey responses compare to actual election results using binomial distributions.
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