What is included with this book?
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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