Schaum's Easy Outline of Probability and Statistics, Revised Edition / Edition 1

Schaum's Easy Outline of Probability and Statistics, Revised Edition / Edition 1

by John Schiller, A. Srinivasan, Murray Spiegel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071777512

ISBN-13: 9780071777513

Pub. Date: 11/18/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing

If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, turn to Schaum's Easy Outlines!

Schaum's Easy Outline of Probability and Statistics is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused review of the topic. With an emphasis on clarity and brevity, it features a streamlined and updated format and the absolute essence of the subject, presented in a

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If you are looking for a quick nuts-and-bolts overview, turn to Schaum's Easy Outlines!

Schaum's Easy Outline of Probability and Statistics is a pared-down, simplified, and tightly focused review of the topic. With an emphasis on clarity and brevity, it features a streamlined and updated format and the absolute essence of the subject, presented in a concise and readily understandable form. Graphic elements such as sidebars, reader-alert icons, and boxed highlights stress selected points from the text, illuminate keys to learning, and give you quick pointers to the essentials.

  • Expert tips for mastering probability and statistics
  • Last-minute essentials to pass the course
  • Coverage of all course fundamentals
  • Easy to understand methodology
  • Clear, concise explanations of all probability and statistics concepts
  • Appropriate for the following courses: Introduction to Probability & Statistics, Probability, Business Statistics, Basic Statistics, and Beginning Statistics
  • Easily understood review of basic probability and statistics principles

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071777513
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
11/18/2011
Series:
Schaum's Easy Outlines Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,371,866
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Basic Probability 1

Chapter 2 Descriptive Statistics 14

Chapter 3 Discrete Random Variables 23

Chapter 4 Continuous Random Variables 34

Chapter 5 Examples of Random Variables 42

Chapter 6 Sampling Theory 58

Chapter 7 Estimation Theory 75

Chapter 8 Test of Hypothesis and Significance 85

Chapter 9 Curve Fitting, Regression, and Correlation 99

Chapter 10 Other Probability Distributions 117

Appendix A Mathematical Topics 132

Appendix B Areas under the Standard Normal Curve from 0 to z 136

Appendix C Student's t distribution 138

Appendix D Chi-Square Distribution 140

Appendix E 95th and 99th Percentile Values for the F Distribution 142

Appendix F Values of e 146

Appendix G Random Numbers 148

Index 149

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