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Statistical techniques in business and economics

Illustrate concepts through the liberal use of business-focused examples that are relevant to the current world of a college student.
Print Book, English, 2012
15th ed., [internat. student ed.]. Special edition for Montgomery College Rockville View all formats and editions
McGraw-Hill Irwin, New York, 2012
844 S : illustrations ; 28 in.
9780071316989, 9780077132668, 0071316981, 0077132661
What is statistics?
Describing data: frequency tables, frequency distributions, and graphic presentation
Describing data: numerical measures
Describing data: displaying and exploring data
A survey of probability concepts
Discrete probability concepts
Discrete probability distributions
Continuous probability distributions
Sampling methods and the central limit theorem
Estimation and confidence intervals
One-sample tests of hypothesis
Two-sample tests of hypothesis
Analysis of variance
Correlation and linear regression
Multiple regression analysis
Index numbers
Time series and forecasting
Nonparametrics methods: goodness-of-fit tests
Nonparametric methods: analysis of ranked data
Statistical process control and quality management
An introduction to decision theory
Contents are housed within a binder
Book is taken from the Statistical Techniques in Business & Economics, 15th edition