9780201709100

Intro Stats

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  • ISBN13:

    9780201709100

  • ISBN10:

    0201709104

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover w/Disk
  • Copyright: 1/1/2004
  • Publisher: Addison Wesley
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Summary

The short, teachable chapters and approachable, colloquial style of Intro Stats has created excitement among reviewers and class testers! Students learn how to think statistically, show proper application of techniques, and tell others what they have learned. They also learn the common misuses and misconceptions of statistical thinking.

Table of Contents

Exploring and Understanding Data
Stats Starts Here
Data
Displaying Categorical Data
Displaying Quantitative Data
Describing Distributions Numerically
The Standard Deviation as a Ruler and the Normal Model
Exploring Relationships Between Variables
Scatterplots, Association, and Correlation
Linear Regression
Regression Wisdom
*Re-Expressing Data: It's easier than you think
Gathering Data
Understanding Randomness
Sample Surveys
Experiments
Randomness and Probability
From Randomness to Probability (LLN)
Probability Rules!
Random Variables
Probability Models (Binomial)
From The Data at Hand to The World at Large
Sampling Distribution Models (CLT)
Confidence Intervals for Proportions
Testing Hypotheses about Proportions
More About Tests
Comparing Two Proportions
Learning About The World
Inferences About Means
Comparing Means
Paired Samples and Blocks
Inference When Variables are Related
Comparing Counts (Chi Square)
Inferences for Regression
Analysis of Variance (on CD)
Multiple Regression (on CD)
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