Introduction to the Practice of Statistics (with CD-ROM) / Edition 4

Introduction to the Practice of Statistics (with CD-ROM) / Edition 4

by David S. Moore, George McCabe, George P. McCabe
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0716796570

ISBN-13: 9780716796572

Pub. Date: 08/01/2002

Publisher: Freeman, W. H. & Company

With its focus on data analysis and the way statisticians actually work, Introduction to the Practice of Statistics (IPS) helped revolutionize general statistics. Freed from an overload of computations, students were able to see statistics as a revelatory way of understanding the world, and as an essential tool for any number of academic and professional fields.

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With its focus on data analysis and the way statisticians actually work, Introduction to the Practice of Statistics (IPS) helped revolutionize general statistics. Freed from an overload of computations, students were able to see statistics as a revelatory way of understanding the world, and as an essential tool for any number of academic and professional fields. Thoroughly revised and fully media-connected, the new edition of IPS continues the revolution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780716796572
Publisher:
Freeman, W. H. & Company
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Edition description:
Fourth Edition
Pages:
827
Product dimensions:
8.22(w) x 10.20(h) x 1.36(d)

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Table of Contents

Introduction: What is Statistics? ..... xxv
About the Authors ..... xxviii

Part I: Data ..... 1

Chapter 1: Looking at Data - Distributions ..... 2
Chapter 2: Looking at Data - Relationships ..... 102
Chapter 3: Producing Data ..... 228

Part II: Probability and Inference ..... 287
Chapter 4: Probability: The Study of Randomness ..... 288
Chapter 5: From Probability to Inference ..... 373
Chapter 6: Introduction to Inference ..... 432
Chapter 7: Inference for Distributions ..... 502
Chapter 8: Inference for Proportions ..... 584

Part III: Topics in Inference ..... 621
Chapter 9: Inference for Two-Way Tables ..... 622
Chapter 10: Inference for Regression ..... 660
Chapter 11: Multiple Regression ..... 710
Chapter 12: One-Way Analysis of Variance ..... 742
Chapter 13: Two-Way Analysis of Variance ..... 798

Data Appendix ..... D-1
Tables ..... T-1
Solutions to Selected Exercises ..... S-1
Index ..... I-1

Additional chapters are on CD-ROM and available in a separate print format:

Chapter 14: Nonparametric Tests
Chapter 15: Logistic Regression

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