Schaum's Outline of Statistics / Edition 3

Schaum's Outline of Statistics / Edition 3

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by Murray R. Spiegel
     
 

ISBN-10: 0070602816

ISBN-13: 9780070602816

Pub. Date: 12/28/1998

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

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Study faster, learn better-and get top grades with Schaum's Outlines

Millions of students trust Schaum's Outlines to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills.

Use Schaum's Outlines to:

  • Brush up before tests
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  • Get the big picture without spending hours poring over lengthy textbooks

Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores!

This Schaum's Outline gives you:

  • A concise guide to the standard college course in statistics
  • 486 fully worked problems of varying difficulty
  • 660 additional practice problems

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070602816
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
12/28/1998
Series:
Schaum Outline Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
538
Product dimensions:
8.08(w) x 10.94(h) x 1.05(d)

Table of Contents

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.

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Schaum's Outline of Statistics 2.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This can be a hard book to understand for absolute beginners, I think this book is best used by those with previous statitical studies but who need a brush-up/revision. It's a no-nonse book, all 'unecessary' wording is removed, instead the concepts are mainly explained through examples. Other than that, expect a very thourough statistics book.
Guest More than 1 year ago
This book was not helpful at all why taking Statistics. It actually confused me even more when I read the book. I wish I would have gotten another book before I took the class.