# Introductory Statistics, Student Solutions Manual / Edition 6

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### Overview

This revised and expanded edition is designed to motivate and challenge students without a strong mathematics background. Filled with real-world examples, step-by-step explanations, quality exercise sets that link applications to concepts and procedures, and sound pedagogy, this text makes statistics interesting and accessible. New features include problems designed for use with the graphing calculator, directions and screen shots for the Windows version of Minitab throughout the text and an increased focus on technology as a teaching tool.

### Editorial Reviews

##### Booknews
New edition of a first course in applied statistics. Minitab sections have been updated to include Minitab for Windows and Minitab command language instructions. Thirteen chapters cover topics such as organizing data, numerical descriptive measures, probability, discrete and random variables, sampling variables, mean and proportion, estimation and hypothesis testing, chi-square tests, analysis of variance, and simple linear regression. Contain three appendices and several case studies. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
##### Booknews
Written for a first course in applied statistics, this book employs realistic examples to illustrate fundamental concepts in the field. Chapters address matters like the organization of data, numerical descriptive measures, probability, discrete random variables, continuous random variables, sampling distributions, mean and proportion, hypothesis tests, estimation, chi-square tests, analysis of variance, simple linear regression, and nonparametric methods. Appendixes feature sample surveys, a guide to using minitab, excel adventures, and statistical tables. Mann teaches at Eastern Connecticut State University. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

### Product Details

• ISBN-13: 9780471755319
• Publisher: Wiley, John & Sons, Incorporated
• Publication date: 3/24/2006
• Edition description: Solution M
• Edition number: 6
• Pages: 276
• Product dimensions: 8.62 (w) x 10.96 (h) x 0.65 (d)

### Meet the Author

Prem S. Mann, Professor and Chairman of the Economics Department at Eastern Connecticut State University, holds a Master's degree in Economics from Panjab University (India) and from University of Manchester (England) and a Ph.D. in Economics from UCLA.  Before joining ECSU, he taught at California State University at Los Angeles and Fullerton.  Professor Mann's specializations are in the areas of Microeconomics, Labor Economics, and Statistics. He usually teaches Statistics for Economics and Business, Mathematics for Economics, Introduction to Econometrics, and Quantitative Methods for Business and Economics. In addition to publishing many articles in reputed economic journals, Professor Mann has authored three textbooks on statistics: Introductory Statistics, Introductory Statistics using Technology, and Statistics for Business and Economics. Both of his textbooks, Introductory Statistics and Statistics for Business and Economics, have been translated into the Chinese language.

 Ch. 1 Introduction 1 Ch. 2 Organizing Data 37 Ch. 3 Numerical Descriptive Measures 85 Ch. 4 Probability 151 Ch. 5 Discrete Random Variables and Their Probability Distributions 207 Ch. 6 Continuous Random Variables and the Normal Distribution 271 Ch. 7 Sampling Distributions 326 Ch. 8 Estimation of the Mean and Proportion 373 Ch. 9 Hypothesis Tests about the Mean and Proportion 421 Ch. 10 Estimation and Hypothesis Testing: Two Populations 484 Ch. 11 Chi-Square Tests 551 Ch. 12 Analysis of Variance 598 Ch. 13 Simple Linear Regression 626 App. A Sample Surveys, Sampling Techniques, and Design of Experiments 696 App. B Data Sets 719 App. C Statistical Tables 735 Answers to Selected Odd-Numbered Exercises and Self-Review Tests 765 Index 781

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