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Biostatistics for the Biological and Health Sciences

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Biostatistics for the Biological and Health Sciences is the result of collaboration between the author of the #1 statistics book in the country and an expert in the biological sciences field. The major objective of this book is to provide a thorough, yet engaging introduction to statistics for students and professors in the biological, life, and health sciences. This text reflects the important features of a modern introductory statistics course and includes an abundance of real data and biological applications, and a variety of pedagogical components to help students succeed in their study of biological statistics. MARKET: It is the ideal introduction to statistics for students and professors in the biological, life, and health sciences.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321816658
  • Publisher: Pearson College Div
  • Publication date: 7/20/2011

Table of Contents

1 Introduction 2
2 Describing, exploring, and comparing data 24
3 Probability 90
4 Discrete probability distributions 156
5 Normal probability distributions 190
6 Estimates and sample sizes with one sample 254
7 Hypothesis testing with one sample 314
8 Inferences from two samples 376
9 Correlation and regression 424
10 Multinomial experiments and contingency tables 488
11 Analysis of variance 530
12 Nonparametric statistics 566
13 Life tables 610
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