Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers / Edition 6

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Overview

This best-selling engineering statistics text provides a practical approach that is more oriented to engineering and the chemical and physical sciences than many similar texts. It is packed with unique problem sets that reflect realistic situations engineers will encounter in their working lives. This text shows how statistics, the science of data is just as important for engineers as the mechanical, electrical, and materials sciences.
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An introductory textbook for a first course in applied statistics and probability for undergraduate students in engineering and the physical or chemical sciences. All of the examples and exercises are engineering-based and in almost all cases they use real data. Throughout, output from Statgraphics and SAS is presented to exemplify what can be done with modern statistical software. Assumes one or two semesters of calculus. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118539712
  • Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 11/11/2013
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 6
  • Pages: 832
  • Sales rank: 266,413
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 10.00 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Role of Statistics in Engineering

Chapter 2 Probability

Chapter 3 Discrete Random Variables and Probability Distributions

Chapter 4 Continuous Random Variables and Probability Distributions

Chapter 5 Joint Probability Distributions

Chapter 6 Descriptive Statistics

Chapter 7 Sampling Distributions and Point Estimation of Parameters

Chapter 8 Statistical Intervals for a Single Sample

Chapter 9 Tests of Hypotheses for a Single Sample

Chapter 10 Statistical Inference for Two Samples

Chapter 11 Simple Linear Regression and Correlation

Chapter 12 Multiple Linear Regression

Chapter 13 Design and Analysis of Single-Factor Experiments: The Analysis of Variance

Chapter 14 Design of Experiments with Several Factors

Chapter 15 Statistical Quality Control

Appendices

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