Getting Started | |

Focus Problem: Where Have All the Fireflies Gone? | |

What Is Statistics? | |

Random Samples | |

Introduction to Experimental Design | |

Organizing Data | |

Focus Problem: Say It with Pictures | |

Bar Graphs, Circle Graphs, and Time-Series Graphs | |

Frequency Distribution, Histograms, and Related Topics | |

Stem-and-Leaf Displays | |

Averages and Variation | |

Focus Problem: The Educational Advantage | |

Measures of Central Tendency: Mode, Median, and Mean | |

Measures of Variation | |

Mean and Standard Deviation of Grouped Data | |

Percentiles and Box-and-Whisker Plots Cumulative Review Problems: Chapters 1-3 | |

Elementary Probability Theory | |

Focus Problem: How Often Do Lie Detectors Lie? | |

What Is Probability? | |

Some Probability Rules--Compound Events | |

Trees and Counting Techniques | |

The Binomial Probability Distribution and Related Topics | |

Focus Problem: Personality Preference Types: Introvert or Extrovert? | |

Introduction to Random Variables and Probability Distributions | |

Binomial Probabilities | |

Additional Properties of the Binomial Distribution | |

The Geometric and Poissson Probability Distributions | |

Normal Distributions | |

Focus Problem: Large Auditorium Shows: How Many Will Attend? | |

Graphs of Normal Probability Distributions | |

Standard Units and Areas Under the Standard Normal Distribution | |

Areas Under Any Normal Curve | |

Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution | |

Cumulative Review Problems: Chapters 4-6 | |

Introduction to Sampling Distributions | |

Focus Problem: Impulse Buying | |

Sampling Distributions | |

The Central Limit Theorem | |

Sampling Distribution for Proportions | |

Estimation | |

Focus Problem: The Trouble with Wood Ducks | |

Estimating? When s Is Known | |

Estimating? When s Is Unknown | |

Estimating p in the Binomial Distribution | |

Choosing the Sample Size | |

Estimating?1-?2 and p1-p2 | |

Hypothesis Testing | |

Focus Problem: Benford's Law: The Importance of Being Number 1 | |

Introduction to Statistical Tests | |

Testing the Mean? | |

Testing the Proportion p | |

Tests Involving Paired Differenced (Dependent Samples) | |

Testing?1-?2 and p1-p2 (Independent Samples) Cumulative | |

Review Problems: Chapters 7-9 | |

Correlation and Regression | |

Focus Problem: Changing Populations and Crime Rate | |

Scatter Diagrams and Linear Correlation | |

Linear Regression and the Coefficient of Determination | |

Inferences for Correlation and Regression | |

Multiple Regression | |

Chi-Square and F Distributions | |

Focus Problem: Stone Age Tools and Archaeolog? | |

Inferences Using the Chi-Square Distribution | |

Overview of the Chi-Square Distribution | |

Chi Square: Tests of Independence | |

Chi Square: Goodness of Fit | |

Testing and Estimating a Single Variance or Standard Deviatio? | |

Inferences Using the F Distribution | |

Testing Two Variances | |

One-Way ANOVA: Comparing Several Sample Means | |

Introduction to Two-Way ANOVA | |

Nonparametric Statistics | |

Focus Problem: How Cold? Compared to What? | |

The Sign Test for Matched Pairs | |

The Rank-Sum Test | |

Spearman Rank Correlation | |

Runs Test for Randomness | |

Cumulative Review Problems: Chapters 10-12 | |

Additional Topic? | |

Bayes's Theore? | |

The Hypergeometric Probability Distribution | |

Tables | |

Random Numbers | |

Binomial Coefficients Cn,r | |

Binomial Probability Distribution Cn,rprqn-r | |

Poisson Probability Distribution | |

Areas of a Standard Normal Distribution | |

Critical Values for Student's t Distribution | |

The x2 Distrubtion | |

Critical Values for F Distrubtion | |

Critical Values for Spearman Rank Correlation, rs | |

Critical Values for Number of Runs R | |

Critical Thinking and Statistical Literacy | |

Getting Started | |

Organizing Data | |

Averages and Variation | |

Elementary Probability Theorem | |

The Binomial Probability Distribution and Related Topics | |

Normal Distributions | |

Introduction to Sampling Distributions | |

Estimation | |

Hypothesis Testing | |

Correlation and Regression | |

Chi-Square and F Distributions Answers and Key Steps to Odd-Numbered Problems | |

Index | |

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