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Business statistics : for contemporary decision making

Author: Ken Black
Publisher: Hoboken, NJ : Wiley, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 5th ed
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"With its myriad of techniques, concepts and formulas, business statistics can be overwhelming for many students. They can have trouble recognizing the importance of studying statistics, and making connections between concepts. Ken Black's fifth edition of Business Statistics: For Contemporary Decision Making helps students see the big picture of the business statistics course by giving clearer paths to learn and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Lehrbuch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Black
ISBN: 9780471789567 0471789569
OCLC Number: 85894247
Description: xxxi, 839 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: Unit I. Introduction --
1. Introduction to Statistics / Chapter 2 Charts and Graphs --
3. Descriptive Statistics / Chapter 4 Probability --
Unit II. Distributions and Sampling --
5. Discrete Distributions / Chapter 6 Continuous Distributions --
7. Sampling and Sampling Distributions / Unit III. Making Inferences about Population Parameters --
8. Statistical Inference: Estimation for Single Populations / Chapter 9 Statistical Inference: Hypothesis Testing for Single Populations --
10. Statistical Inferences about Two Populations / Chapter 11 Analysis of Variance and Design of Experiments --
12. Analysis of Categorical Data / Chapter 13 Nonparametric Statistics --
Unit IV. Regression, Forecasting, and Quality: Relationships, Prediction, and Process Improvement --
14. Simple Regression Analysis / Chapter 15 Multiple Regression Analysis --
16. Building Multiple Regression Models / Chapter 17 Time-Series Forecasting and Index Numbers --
18. Statistical Quality Control / Appendix A. Tables --
Appendix B. Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Quantitative Problems.
Responsibility: Ken Black.
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