Mathematical Statistics with Applications / Edition 5

Mathematical Statistics with Applications / Edition 5

by Dennis D. Wackerly
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534209181

ISBN-13: 9780534209186

Pub. Date: 03/11/1996

Publisher: Cengage Learning

Intended for the two-term mathematical statistics course offered in mathematics and statistics departments (calculus prerequisite). This books presents a solid foundation in statistical theory, and at the same time, provides an indication of the relevance and importance of the theory in solving practical probelms in the real world.  See more details below

Overview

Intended for the two-term mathematical statistics course offered in mathematics and statistics departments (calculus prerequisite). This books presents a solid foundation in statistical theory, and at the same time, provides an indication of the relevance and importance of the theory in solving practical probelms in the real world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534209186
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
03/11/1996
Series:
Statistics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
7.45(w) x 9.22(h) x 0.67(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Note to the Student
1What Is Statistics?1
2Probability17
3Discrete Random Variables and Their Probability Distributions75
4Continuous Random Variables and Their Probability Distributions135
5Multivariate Probability Distributions188
6Functions of Random Variables251
7Sampling Distributions and the Central Limit Theorem289
8Estimation319
9Properties of Point Estimators and Methods of Estimation369
10Hypothesis Testing410
11Linear Models and Estimation by Least Squares476
12Considerations in Designing Experiments550
13The Analysis of Variance570
14Analysis of Categorical Data620
15Nonparametric Statistics647
Appendix 1Matrices and Other Useful Mathematical Results701
Appendix 2Common Probability Distributions, Means, Variances, and Moment-Generating Functions719
Appendix 3Tables721
Answers to Exercises759
Index786

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