# Schaum's Outline of Statistics / Edition 4

Master statistics with Schaum's­­the high-performance study guide. It will help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve your personal best on exams! Students love Schaum's Outlines because they produce results. Each year, hundreds of thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable study guides.

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## Overview

Master statistics with Schaum's­­the high-performance study guide. It will help you cut study time, hone problem-solving skills, and achieve your personal best on exams! Students love Schaum's Outlines because they produce results. Each year, hundreds of thousands of students improve their test scores and final grades with these indispensable study guides. Get the edge on your classmates. Use Schaum's!

If you don't have a lot of time but want to excel in class, this book helps you:

• Brush up before tests
• Study quickly and more effectively
• Get the big picture without spending hours poring over lengthy textbooks

Schaum's Outlines give you the information your teachers expect you to know in a handy and succinct format­­without overwhelming you with unnecessary details. You get a complete overview of the subject. Plus, you get plenty of practice exercises to test your skill. Compatible with any classroom text, Schaum's Outlines let you study at your own pace and remind you of all the important facts you need to remember­­fast! And Schaum's are so complete, they're perfect for preparing for graduate or professional exams. Inside, you will find:

• 508 solved problems, updated for today's students
• Computerized solutions using Minitab software
• Easy-to-follow explanations of analyses of time series, the statistical process, control charts, and process capability computation

If you want top grades and a thorough understanding of statistics, this powerful study tool is the best tutor you can have!

Chapters include:

• Variables and Graphs
• Frequency Distributions
• The Mean, Median, Mode, and Other Measures of Central Tendency
• The Standard Deviation and Other Measures of Dispersion
• Moments, Skewness, and Kurtosis
• Elementary Probability Theory
• The Binomial, Normal, and Poisson Distributions
• Elementary Sampling Theory
• Statistical Estimation Theory
• Statistical Decision Theory
• Small Sampling Theory
• The Chi-Square Test
• Curve Fitting and the Method of Least Squares
• Correlation Theory
• Multiple and Partial Correlation
• Analysis of Variance
• Nonparametric Tests
• Analysis of Time Series

Statistical Process Control and Process Capability

## Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071485845
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
11/09/2007
Series:
Schaum's Outline Series
Pages:
577
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.93(d)

## Meet the Author

Murray J. Spiegel was Chairman of Mathematics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Larry J. Stephens, Ph.D., is Professor of Mathematics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Chapter 1. Variables and Graphs Chapter 2. Frequency Distributions Chapter 3. The Mean, Median, Mode, and Other Measures of Central Tendency Chapter 4. The Standard Deviation and Other Measures of Dispersion Chapter 5. Moments, Skewness, and Kurtosis Chapter 6. Elementary Probability Theory Chapter 7. The Binomial, Normal, and Poisson Distributions Chapter 8. Elementary Sampling Theory Chapter 9. Statistical Estimation Theory Chapter 10. Statistical Decision Theory Chapter 11. Small Sampling Theory Chapter 12. The Chi-Square Test Chapter 13. Curve Fitting and the Method of Least Squares Chapter 14. Correlation Theory Chapter 15. Multiple and Partial Correlation Chapter 16. Analysis of Variance Chapter 17. Nonparametric Tests Chapter 18. Statistical Process Control and Process Capability Answers to Supplementary Problems Appendix I: Ordinates (Y) of the Standard Normal Curve at z
Appendix II: Areas Under the Standard Normal Curve from 0 to z
Appendix III: Percentile Values (tp) for Student's t Distribution with v Degrees of Freedom Appendix IV: Percentile Values (X2p) for the Chi-Square Distribution with v Degrees of Freedom Appendix V: 95th Percentile Values for the F Distribution Appendix VI: 99th Percentile Values for the F Distribution Appendix VII:
Appendix IX: Random Numbers Index

Murray J. Spiegel was Chairman of Mathematics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Larry J. Stephens, Ph.D., is Professor of Mathematics at the University of Nebraska at Omaha.