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A dictionary of statistics

Author: Graham J G Upton; Ian Cook; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: [Oxford] : Oxford University Press, 2008.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd ed. revView all editions and formats
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Includes terms used in computing, mathematics, operational research, and probability, as well as biographical information on over 200 key figures in the field, and coverage of statistical journals and societies.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Dictionaries
Woordenboeken (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Upton, Graham J.G.
Dictionary of statistics.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008
(DLC) 2008300706
(OCoLC)191929569
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Graham J G Upton; Ian Cook; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 9780191726866 0191726869
OCLC Number: 261162210
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: PREFACE ; ABBREVIATIONS IN BIOGRAPHIES ; DICTIONARY ; APPENDICES ; Statistical Notation ; Mathematical Notation ; Greek Letters ; Cumulative Probabilities for the Binomial Distribution ; Cumulative Probabilities for the Poisson Distribution ; Upper-Tail Percentage Points for the Standard Normal Distribution ; The Standard Normal Distribution Function ; Percentage Points for the t-Distribution ; Percentage Points for the F-Distribution ; Percentage Points for the Chi-Squared Distribution ; Critical Values for Spearman's Rank Correlation Coefficient ; Critical Values for Kendall ; Critical Values for the Product-Moment Correlation Coefficient, r ; Pseudo-Random Numbers ; Selected Landmarks in the Development of Statistics ; Honours and Awards ; Further Reference
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Responsibility: Graham Upton and Ian Cook.
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This authoritative and newly revised dictionary covers over 2,000 statistical terms in jargon-free language. Web links for many entries updated via the Dictionary of Statistics webpage provide useful  Read more...

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