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Against all odds : inside statistics

Author: Joseph BlattTeresa AmabileAmerican Statistical Association.Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.)Chedd-Angier Production Company.All authors
Publisher: S[outh] Burlington, VT : Annenberg Media, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This series goes on location to help uncover statistical solutions to the puzzles of everyday life. Learn how data collection and manipulation, paired with intelligent judgment and common sense, can lead to more informed decision making.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Blatt; Teresa Amabile; American Statistical Association.; Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (U.S.); Chedd-Angier Production Company.; Annenberg Media.
ISBN: 1576808203 9781576808207
OCLC Number: 166291550
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Credits: Senior producer, Peggy Girshman ; director of photography, Robin Doty ; editor, Jean Dunoyer ; graphic artist, Phil Zucco ; additional material produced and directed by Stephen Braun, Peggy Girshman, David Huntley, Jill Singer ; content developer, David Moore ; graphics and animation created in association with Symbolics, Inc. ; opening animation, Jed Schwartz ; theme music, Caleb Morgan ; production manager, Bret Upham ; project director, Sol Garfunkel ; executive producer, Joseph Blatt.
Performer(s): Hosted by Teresa M. Amabile ; narrator, Nick Mills.
Description: 7 videodiscs (13 hr.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Contents: disc 1. What is statistics? ; Picturing distributions ; Describing distributions ; Normal distributions --
disc 2. Normal calculations ; Time series ; Models for growth ; Describing relationships --
disc 3. Correlation ; Multidimensional data analysis ; Question of causation ; Experimental design --
disc 4. Blocking and sampling ; Samples and surveys ; What is probability? ; Random variables --
disc 5. Binomial distributions ; Sample mean and control charts ; Confidence intervals ; Significance tests --
disc 6. Inference for one mean ; Comparing two means ; Inference for proportions ; Inference for two-way tables --
disc 7. Inference for relationships ; Case study.
Other Titles: Inside statistics
Responsibility: produced in association with the American Statistical Association ; a project of COMAP, the Consortium for Mathematics and its Applications, Inc. ; a production of the Chedd-Angier Production Company ; produced, written, and directed by Joseph Blatt.

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This series goes on location to help uncover statistical solutions to the puzzles of everyday life. Learn how data collection and manipulation, paired with intelligent judgment and common sense, can lead to more informed decision making.

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