Statistics for Managers Using Excel and Student CD Package / Edition 5

Statistics for Managers Using Excel and Student CD Package / Edition 5

by David M. Levine, Levine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0136149901

ISBN-13: 9780136149903

Pub. Date: 03/22/2007

Publisher: Prentice Hall

This book was the first to thoroughly integrate the use of Microsoft Excel as a tool for statistical analysis.

The book focuses on the concepts of statistics with applications to the functional areas of business. It is rich in applications from accounting, finance, marketing, management and economics, covering data collection, tables and charts, probability,

Overview

This book was the first to thoroughly integrate the use of Microsoft Excel as a tool for statistical analysis.

The book focuses on the concepts of statistics with applications to the functional areas of business. It is rich in applications from accounting, finance, marketing, management and economics, covering data collection, tables and charts, probability, estimation, and more.

For professionals, particularly managers, making financial analyses and decisions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136149903
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
03/22/2007
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
858
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

1 Introduction and Data Collection

2 Presenting Data in Tables and Charts

3 Numerical Descriptive Measures

4 Basic Probability

5 Some Important Discrete Probability Distributions

6 The Normal Distribution and Other Continuous Distributions

7 Sampling and Sampling Distributions

8 Confidence Interval Estimation

9 Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample Tests

10 Two-Sample Tests

11 Analysis of Variance

12 Chi-Square Tests and Nonparametric Tests

13 Simple Linear Regression

14 Introduction to Multiple Regression

15 Multiple Regression Model Building

16 Time-Series Forecasting and Index Numbers

17 Decision Making

18 Statistical Applications in Quality Management

Appendices

A. Review of Arithmetic, Algebra, and Logarithms

B. Summation Notation

C. Statistical Symbols and Greek Alphabet

D. CD-ROM Contents

E. Tables

F. Configuring Microsoft Excel and Installing PHStat

Self-Test Solutions and Answers to Selected Even-Numbered Problems

Index

CD-ROM Topics

4.5 Counting Rules

5.6 Using the Poisson Distribution to Approximate the Binomial Distribution

6.6 The Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution

7.6 Sampling from Finite Populations

8.7 Estimation and Sample Size Determination for Finite Populations

9.7 The Power of a Test

11.3 The Randomized Block Design

12.7 Chi-Square Test for a Variance or Standard Deviation

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