Preface 

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1  (7) 


8  (7) 


15  (18) 


33  (7) 

Probabilities of Event Intersections 


40  (10) 


50  (6) 


56  (8) 

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64  (2) 


66  (4) 


70  (75) 

Discrete Random Variables 


70  (10) 

Continuous Random Variables 


80  (12) 

The Expectation of a Random Variable 


92  (9) 

The Variance of a Random Variable 


101  (12) 

Jointly Distributed Random Variables 


113  (15) 

Combinations and Functions of Random Variables 


128  (13) 

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141  (1) 


142  (3) 

Discrete Probability Distributions 


145  (39) 

The Binomial Distribution 


145  (13) 

The Geometric and Negative Binomial Distributions 


158  (8) 

The Hypergeometric Distribution 


166  (5) 


171  (6) 

The Multinomial Distribution 


177  (4) 

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181  (1) 


182  (2) 

Continuous Probability Distributions 


184  (30) 


184  (4) 

The Exponential Distribution 


188  (9) 


197  (5) 


202  (5) 


207  (4) 

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211  (1) 


212  (2) 


214  (51) 

Probability Calculations Using the Normal Distribution 


214  (13) 

Linear Combinations of Normal Random Variables 


227  (11) 

Approximating Distributions with the Normal Distribution 


238  (11) 

Distributions Related to the Normal Distribution 


249  (11) 

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260  (1) 


261  (4) 


265  (27) 


265  (5) 


270  (8) 


278  (8) 


286  (4) 

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290  (1) 


290  (2) 

Statistical Estimation and Sampling Distributions 


292  (34) 


292  (5) 

Properties of Point Estimates 


297  (10) 


307  (9) 

Constructing Parameter Estimates 


316  (6) 

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322  (1) 


323  (3) 

Inferences on a Population Mean 


326  (55) 


326  (15) 


341  (33) 


374  (1) 

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375  (2) 


377  (4) 

Comparing Two Population Means 


381  (41) 


381  (8) 

Analysis of Paired Samples 


389  (5) 

Analysis of Independent Samples 


394  (20) 


414  (2) 

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416  (2) 


418  (4) 


422  (64) 

Inferences on a Population Proportion 


422  (23) 

Comparing Two Population Proportions 


445  (11) 

Goodness of Fit Tests for OneWay Contingency Tables 


456  (15) 

Testing for Independence in TwoWay Contingency Tables 


471  (10) 

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481  (1) 


482  (4) 


486  (47) 

OneFactor Analysis of Variance 


486  (25) 


511  (18) 

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529  (2) 


531  (2) 

Simple Linear Regression and Correlation 


533  (62) 

The Simple Linear Regression Model 


533  (8) 

Fitting the Regression Line 


541  (10) 

Inferences on the Slope Parameter β1 


551  (8) 

Inferences on the Regression Line 


559  (6) 

Prediction Intervals for Future Response Values 


565  (4) 

The Analysis of Variance Table 


569  (6) 


575  (5) 


580  (4) 


584  (6) 

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590  (1) 


591  (4) 

Multiple Linear Regression and Nonlinear Regression 


595  (41) 

Introduction to Multiple Linear Regression 


595  (10) 

Examples of Multiple Linear Regression 


605  (10) 

Matrix Algebra Formulation of Multiple Linear Regression 


615  (9) 

Evaluating Model Adequacy 


624  (6) 


630  (4) 


634  (2) 

Multifactor Experimental Design and Analysis 


636  (44) 

Experiments with Two Factors 


636  (29) 

Experiments with Three or More Factors 


665  (13) 


678  (2) 

Nonparametric Statistical Analysis 


680  (42) 

The Analysis of a Single Population 


681  (21) 

Comparing Two Populations 


702  (10) 

Comparing Three or More Populations 


712  (7) 


719  (3) 


722  (29) 


722  (1) 

Statistical Process Control 


722  (6) 


728  (10) 


738  (6) 


744  (5) 


749  (2) 

Reliability Analysis and Life Testing 


751  (21) 


751  (6) 


757  (5) 


762  (8) 


770  (2) 
Tables 

772  (9) 
Answers to OddNumbered Problems 

781  (22) 
Index 

803  