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Introduction to statistics for biology

Author: Robin H McCleery; T A Watt; Tom Hart
Publisher: Boca Raton : Chapman & Hall/CRC, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Introductory Statistics for Biology Students thoroughly covers the design and analysis of experiments and surveys in biology, containing practical advice on carrying out successful projects and producing clear, informative reports. This effort describes the basic ideas of sampling, enables the calculations of confidence intervals, focuses on the importance of randomization, replication, and controls, and explains  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robin H McCleery; T A Watt; Tom Hart
ISBN: 9781584886525 1584886528
OCLC Number: 77012956
Notes: Revised edition of: Introductory statistics for biology students / Trudy A. Watt. 1997.
Description: 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: 1. How long is a worm? --
2. Confidence intervals --
3. Comparing things : two sample tests --
4. Planning an experiment --
5. Partitioning variation and constructing a model --
6. Analysing your results : is there anything there? --
7. Interpreting your analysis : from hypothesis testing to biological meaning --
8. Relating one variable to another --
9. Categorical data --
10. Nonparametric tests --
11. Managing your project.
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