Statistics: A Newcomer's Introduction to the Subject / Edition 1

Statistics: A Newcomer's Introduction to the Subject / Edition 1

by P.M. North, S.C. Pearce
     
 

ISBN-10: 1850704201

ISBN-13: 9781850704201

Pub. Date: 12/15/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781850704201
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
12/15/1993
Pages:
146
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.64(d)

Table of Contents

1The purpose of this book1
2Probability and variability3
3Samples and populations7
4Distribution of a variable quantity11
5Variability and how it is measured15
6Looking at distributions21
7The Normal distribution29
8The analysis of variance35
9Testing a hypothesis39
10Estimation of parameters43
11Contrasts47
12An excursion into probability theory51
13The Binomial distribution55
14The Poisson distribution63
15The chi-square distribution69
16Goodness of fit73
17Contingency tables79
18Correlation85
19Rank correlation91
20Regression95
21Multiple regression101
22Defective data105
23Sample surveys111
24Some practicalities in surveying117
25Principles of experimentation123
26A typical experiment129
Appendix Table A The Normal distribution138
Appendix Table B Distribution of t139
Appendix Table C Distribution of F141
Appendix Table D Distribution of [actual symbol not reproducible]143
Index145

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