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Introduction to statistics and data analysis

Introduction to statistics and data analysis

Author: Roxy Peck; Chris Olsen; Jay L Devore
Publisher: Boston, MA : Brooks/Cole Cengage Learning, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats

Uses real data and examples to introduce students to the study of statistics and data analysis. This book guides students through an intuition-based learning process that stresses interpretation and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roxy Peck; Chris Olsen; Jay L Devore
ISBN: 9780840054906 0840054904 9780840068392 0840068395
OCLC Number: 701322762
Description: xxvii, 912 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: The role of statistics and the data analysis process --
Collecting data sensibly --
Graphical methods for describing data --
Numerical methods for describing data --
Summarizing bivariate data --
Probability --
Random variables and probability distributions --
Sampling variability and sampling distributions --
Estimation using a single sample --
Hypothesis testing using a single sample --
Comparing two populations or treatments --
The analysis of categorical data and goodness-of-fit tests --
Simple linear regression and correlation: inferential methods --
Multiple regression analysis --
Analysis of variance --
Nonparametric (distribution-free) statistical methods.
Other Titles: Statistics & data analysis
Introduction to statistics & data analysis
Responsibility: Roxy Peck ; Chris Olsen ; Jay L. Devore.


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1. THE ROLE OF STATISTICS AND THE DATA ANALYSIS PROCESS. Why Study Statistics. The Nature and Role of Variability. Statistics and the Data Analysis Process. Types of Data and Some Simple Graphical Read more...

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