Introductory Statistics / Edition 8

Introductory Statistics / Edition 8

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by Prem S. Mann
     
 

Pizza Anyone? Are you a classic pepperoni person? A minimalist (cheese only)? Do your tastes turn toward the exotic, like pineapple and ham? As you will see from the case study on page 44, the most favored pizza topping of 43% of American adults is pepperoni. Now that's a pie chart students can relate to! Prem Mann's Introductory Statistics, Third Edition offers… See more details below

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Pizza Anyone? Are you a classic pepperoni person? A minimalist (cheese only)? Do your tastes turn toward the exotic, like pineapple and ham? As you will see from the case study on page 44, the most favored pizza topping of 43% of American adults is pepperoni. Now that's a pie chart students can relate to! Prem Mann's Introductory Statistics, Third Edition offers cases students can really sink their teeth into. Throughout the Third Edition the case studies deal with the statistics that shape our lives, cases that are relevant and engaging. Examples and exercises taken from the real world… step-by-step explanations that make statistics easier to understand… a writing style that is clear and concise… these are just some of the features of Mann that students consistently praise. That's why Introductory Statistics remains the most favored statistics text in use in classrooms worldwide! Any Way You Slice it, Mann is The Classroom Favorite!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470904107
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/27/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
744
Sales rank:
306,559
Product dimensions:
8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Introduction1
Ch. 2Organizing Data37
Ch. 3Numerical Descriptive Measures85
Ch. 4Probability151
Ch. 5Discrete Random Variables and Their Probability Distributions207
Ch. 6Continuous Random Variables and the Normal Distribution271
Ch. 7Sampling Distributions326
Ch. 8Estimation of the Mean and Proportion373
Ch. 9Hypothesis Tests about the Mean and Proportion421
Ch. 10Estimation and Hypothesis Testing: Two Populations484
Ch. 11Chi-Square Tests551
Ch. 12Analysis of Variance598
Ch. 13Simple Linear Regression626
App. ASample Surveys, Sampling Techniques, and Design of Experiments696
App. BData Sets719
App. CStatistical Tables735
Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Exercises and Self-Review Tests765
Index781

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