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Statistical tricks and traps : an illustrated guide to the misuses of statistics

Author: Ennis C Almer; Louie Joseph Cantal
Publisher: Los Angeles, Calif. : Pyrczak, 2000.
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Shows readers how to avoid pitfalls in statistical reporting. Each statistical trick and trap is illustrated with a real example from which readers can generalize and become wise consumers of  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Almer, Ennis C.
Statistical tricks and traps.
Los Angeles, Calif. : Pyrczak, 2000
(OCoLC)606482965
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ennis C Almer; Louie Joseph Cantal
ISBN: 188458523X 9781884585234
OCLC Number: 42937655
Description: vi, 58 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents: Statistical graphs --
Percentages --
Averages --
Variability --
Definitions --
Assumptions --
Association and causation --
Confounding --
Sampling --
Measurement --
The big picture.
Responsibility: Ennis C. Almer ; illustrations by Louie Joseph Cantal.
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