Getting the Information You Need | |

Data Collection1 | |

Introduction to the Practice of Statistics1 | |

Observational Studies, Experiments, and Simple RandomSampling1 | |

Other Effective Sampling Methods1 | |

Sources of Error in Sampling1 | |

The Design of Experiments | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: Chrysalises for Cash (on CD) | |

Descriptive Statistics | |

Organizing and Summarizing Data | |

Organizing Qualitative Data | |

Organizing Quantitative Data | |

Graphical Misrepresentations of Data | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: The Day the Sky Roared (on CD) | |

Numerically Summarizing Data | |

Measures of Central Tendency | |

Measures of Dispersion | |

Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion from GroupedData | |

Measures of Position | |

The Five-Number Summary and Boxplots | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study:Who Was +A Mourner'? (on CD) | |

Describing the Relation between Two Variables | |

Scatter Diagrams and Correlation | |

Least-Squares Regression | |

The Coefficient of Determination | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: Thomas Malthus, Population, and Subsistence (on CD) | |

Probability and Probability Distributions | |

Probability | |

Probability Rules | |

The Addition Rule and Complements | |

Independence and the Multiplication Rule | |

Conditional Probability and the General Multiplication Rule | |

Counting Techniques | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: The Case of the Body in the Bag (on CD) | |

Discrete Probability Distributions | |

Discrete Random Variables | |

The Binomial Probability Distribution | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: The Voyage of the St.Andrew (on CD) | |

The Normal Probability Distribution | |

Properties of the Normal Distribution | |

The Standard Normal Distribution | |

Applications of the Normal Distribution | |

Assessing Normality | |

The Normal Approximation to the Binomial Probability Distribution | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: A Tale of Blood, Chemistry, and Health (on CD)Putting It All Together: Probability | |

Inference: From Samples to Population | |

Sampling Distributions | |

Distribution of the Sample Mean | |

Distribution of the Sample Proportion | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: Sampling Distribution of the Median (on CD) | |

Estimating the Value of a Parameter Using Confidence Intervals | |

The Logic in Constructing Confidence Intervals about a Population Mean Where the Population Standard Deviation is Known | |

Confidence Intervals about a Population Mean in Practice Where the Population Standard Deviation is Unknown | |

Confidence Intervals about a Population Proportion | |

Putting It All Together:Which Method Do I Use? | |

Chapter ReviewCase Study: The Search for a Fire-Safe Cigarette (on CD) | |

Testing Claims Regarding a Parameter | |

The Language of Hypothesis Testing | |

Testing Claims about a Population Mean Assuming the Population Standard Deviation Is Known | |

Testing Claims about a Population Mean in Practice | |

Testing Claims about a Population Proportion | |

Putting It All Together:Which Metho | |

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