## Intro and Probability and Statistics

This module covers the basics of statistics and probability theory used in machine learning.

#### Note

Machine learning andstatisticsare two tightly related fields of study. So much so that statisticians refer to machine learning as "applied statistics" or "statistical learning" rather than using a computer-science-centric name.

## Introduction to probability theory?

This is a term that all of us probably had heard before, but we will try to bring a little bit of light into what it means.

#### Instruction

Follow the video below to learn more about what probability is.

## Introduction to statistics?

Another term that all of us had heard before, but we are, again, showing the short video that will make clear what the term means.

#### Instruction

Follow the video below to learn more about what statistics is.

## Conclusion

Now, we have learned what are Probability and Statistics about and we can continue to study more complex topics that will be used during the bootcamp.