# Understanding Statistics (Student Manual to accompany Text) / Edition 4

ISBN-10: 0070459967

ISBN-13: 9780070459960

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

This brief,2-color softcover text is a thorough but lighthearted introduction to the basics of statistics. The authors stress what statistics is used for,with a well organized approach rooted in concrete examples. They do a superior job of explaining the structure of a hypothesis text,by presenting a consistent approach,and stressing the relationship between sample…  See more details below

## Overview

This brief,2-color softcover text is a thorough but lighthearted introduction to the basics of statistics. The authors stress what statistics is used for,with a well organized approach rooted in concrete examples. They do a superior job of explaining the structure of a hypothesis text,by presenting a consistent approach,and stressing the relationship between sample and population throughout the text.

## Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780070459960
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Pages:
207
Product dimensions:
7.36(w) x 9.26(h) x 0.47(d)

 Preface 1 Introduction 1 2 Common Statistical Measures 28 3 Frequency Tables and Graphs 71 4 Probability 101 5 The Binomial Distribution 125 6 The Normal Distribution 148 7 Approximation of the Binomial Distribution by Use of the Normal Distribution 173 8 Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample Test of Percentages in Binomial Experiments 194 9 Hypothesis Testing: Two-Sample Tests of Percentages in Binomial Experiments 242 10 Hypothesis Testing with Sample Means: Large Samples 262 11 Hypothesis Testing with Sample Means: Small Samples 283 12 Confidence Intervals 308 13 Chi Square 329 14 Correlation and Prediction 363 15 Tests Involving Variance 394 16 Nonparametric Tests 422 App. A Arithmetic Review 453 App. B Using a Random Digit Table 455 App. C Probability 458 App. D: Tables 468 Answers 493 Index 543