Student Solution Manual for The Practice of Statistics in the Life Sciences / Edition 2

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The manual provides step-by-step solutions to selected text exercises along with summaries of the key concepts needed to solve the problems.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781429266857
  • Publisher: Freeman, W. H. & Company
  • Publication date: 2/4/2011
  • Edition description: Second Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 256
  • Product dimensions: 8.30 (w) x 10.60 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Table of Contents

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Part I: Exploring Data Exploring Data: Variables and Distributions
Chapter 1 Picturing Distributions with Graphs Chapter 2 Describing Distributions with Numbers

Exploring Data: Relationships
Chapter 3 Scatterplots and Correlation Chapter 4 Regression Chapter 5 Two-Way Tables*
Chapter 6 Exploring Data: Part I Review

Part II: From Exploration to Inference Producing Data
Chapter 7 Samples and Observational Studies Chapter 8 Designing Experiments

Probability and Sampling Distributions
Chapter 9 Introducing Probability Chapter 10 General Rules of Probability*
Chapter 11 The Normal Distributions Chapter 12 Discrete Probability Distributions*
Chapter 13 Sampling Distributions

The Idea of Inference
Chapter 14 Introduction to Inference Chapter 15 Inference in Practice Chapter 16 From Exploration to Inference: Part II Review

Part III: Inference about Variables
Chapter 17 Inference about a Population Mean Chapter 18 Two-Sample Problems Chapter 19 Inference about a Population Proportion Chapter 20 Comparing Two Proportions Chapter 21 The Chi-Square Test for Goodness of Fit

Inference about Relationships
Chapter 22 The Chi-Square Test for Two-Way Tables: Two Categorical Variables Chapter 23 Inference for Regression Chapter 24 One-Way Analysis of Variance: Comparing Several Means Chapter 25 Inference: Part III Review

Part IV: Optional Companion Chapters (available on the PSLS CD and online)
Chapter 26 Beyond One-Way ANOVA: Follow-up Tests and Two-Way ANOVA Chapter 27 Nonparametric Tests

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