Barron's AP Statistics / Edition 5

Barron's AP Statistics / Edition 5

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by Martin Sternstein Ph.D.
     
 

ISBN-10: 0764140892

ISBN-13: 9780764140891

Pub. Date: 02/01/2010

Publisher: Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated


One Diagnostic and five full-length Advanced Placement Practice Exams are presented in the manual with all questions answered and explained. Equally valuable to prospective test takers is the author's 15-chapter topic review, covering virtually everything they will encounter on the actual exam. Topics for review are divided into four general themes:…  See more details below

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One Diagnostic and five full-length Advanced Placement Practice Exams are presented in the manual with all questions answered and explained. Equally valuable to prospective test takers is the author's 15-chapter topic review, covering virtually everything they will encounter on the actual exam. Topics for review are divided into four general themes: Exploratory Analysis, Planning a Study, Probability, and Statistical Inference. Additional multiple-choice and free-response questions with answers are presented at the end of all 15 chapters. Detailed appendices include exam-taking advice, an AP scoring guide, a guide to basic uses of TI-83/TI-84 calculators, and more. This manual may be purchased alone or with an optional CD-ROM containing two additional full-length practice exams, giving students a total of eight practice exams. The free-response questions in all exams have been replaced in this new edition in order to bring practice tests completely up to date and accurately reflect the latest AP Statistics exams.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780764140891
Publisher:
Barron's Educational Series, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/01/2010
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

    Introduction

    Diagnostic Examination

    Answer Key

    Answers Explained

    AP Score for the Diagnostic Exam

    Study Guide for the Diagnostic Test

    Multiple-Choice Questions

  • Theme One: Exploratory Analysis
    Topic One: Graphical Displays
    Topic Two: Summarizing Distributions
    Topic Three: Comparing Distributions
    Topic Four: Exploring Bivariate Data
    Topic Five: Exploring Categorical Data: Frequency Tables
  • Theme Two: Planning a Study
    Topic Six: Overview of Methods of Data Collection
    Topic Seven: Planning and Conducting Surveys
    Topic Eight: Planning and Conducting Experiments
  • Theme Three: Probability
    Topic Nine: Probability as Relative Frequency
    Topic Ten: Combining Independent Random Variables
    Topic Eleven: The Normal Distribution
    Topic Twelve: Sampling Distributions
  • Theme Four: Statistical Inference
    Topic Thirteen: Confidence Intervals
    Topic Fourteen: Tests of Significance—Proportions and Means
    Topic Fifteen: Tests of Significance—Chi-square and Slope of

  • Six Practice Examinations with Answers
  • Appendix
    Assumptions
    35 AP Exam Hints
    AP Scoring Guide
    Basic Uses of the TI-83/TI-84
    Formulas
    Graphical Displays
    Table A: Standard Normal Probabilities
    Table B: t-distribution Critical Values
    Table C: x2 Critical Values
    Table D: Random Number Table
  • Index

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Sara_Brown More than 1 year ago
Sternstien's study books are both helpful and fun. However, his flashcards have been my most useful tools. The level of rigor and the explanations are awesome. I've learned a lot just by his flashcards alone. I honestly believe that his various study tools has better increased my chances of doing my best on the upcoming AP Statistics exam.