(NOTE: Each chapter ends with Chapter Review and Consumer Reports Project.) | |
Data Collection | |
Introduction to the Practice of Statistics | |
Observational Studies; Simple Random Sampling | |
Other Types of Sampling | |
Sources of Error in Sampling | |
The Design of Experiments | |
Organizing and Summarizing Data | |
Organizing Qualitative Data | |
Organizing Quantitative Data | |
Graphical Misrepresentations of Data | |
Numerically Summarizing Data | |
Measures of Central Tendency | |
Measures of Dispersion | |
Computing Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion from Grouped Data | |
Measures of Position | |
The Five-Number Summary; Boxplots | |
Describing the Relation Between Two Variables | |
Scatter Diagrams; Linear Correlation | |
Least-squares Regression | |
The Coefficient of Determination | |
Probability | |
Probability of Simple Events | |
The Addition Rule; Complements | |
The Multiplication Rule | |
Conditional Probability | |
Counting Techniques | |
The Binomial Probability Distributions | |
Probability Distributions | |
The Binomial Probability Distribution | |
The Normal Probability Distribution | |
Properties of the Normal Distribution | |
The Standard Normal Distribution | |
Applications of the Normal Distribution | |
Assessing Normality | |
Sampling Distributions; The Central Limit Theorem | |
The Normal Approximation to the Binomial Probability Distribution | |
Confidence Intervals about a Single Parameter | |
Confidence Intervals about a Population Mean, ?? known | |
Confidence Intervals about a Population Mean, ?? unknown | |
Confidence Intervals about the Population Proportion | |
Hypothesis Testing | |
The Language of Hypothesis Testing | |
Testing a Hypothesis about ??, ?? known | |
Testing a Hypothesis about ??, ?? unknown | |
Testing a Hypothesis about the Population Proportion | |
Comparing Two Population Parameters | |
Inference about Two Means: Dependent Samples | |
Inference about Two Means: Independent Samples | |
Inference about Two Population Proportions | |
Additional Inferential Procedures | |
Inference Using the Chi-Square Distribution | |
Chi-Square Goodness of Fit Test | |
Chi-Square Test for Independence; Homogeneity of Proportions | |
Inference on the Least-Squares Regression Model | |
Inference about the Least-squares Regression Model | |
Confidence and Prediction | |
Intervals | |
Additional Topics Available on CD | |
Confidence Intervals about a Population Standard Deviation | |
Hypothesis Tests about a Population Standard Deviation | |
One Way Analysis of Variance | |
Review of Lines | |
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