Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World, 6th Edition

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2014-01-12
704 pages

Book Description

opens a window to the modern world, and this market-leading text makes it easy to understand! Larson and Farber’s Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World, Sixth Edition, provides stepped out instruction, real-life examples and exercises, and the use of to offer the most accessible approach. The authors carefully develop through strong pedagogy, and examples show how statistics is used to picture and describe the world. In keeping with the premise that students learn best by doing, it includes more than 210 examples and more than 2300 exercises, to make the concepts of statistics a part of students’ everyday lives.

PART 1 DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS
Chapter 1 Introduction to Statistics
Chapter 2 Descriptive Statistics

PART 2 PROBABILITY AND PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS
Chapter 3 Probability
Chapter 4 Discrete Probability Distributions
Chapter 5 Normal Probability Distributions

PART 3 STATISTICAL INFERENCE
Chapter 6 Confidence Intervals
Chapter 7 Hypothesis with One Sample
Chapter 8 Hypothesis Testing with Two Samples

PART 4 MORE STATISTICAL INFERENCE
Chapter 9 Correlation and Regression
Chapter 10 Chi-Square Tests and the F-

APPENDIX A: Alternative Presentation of the Standard Normal Distribution
APPENDIX B: Tables
APPENDIX C: Normal Probability Plots

Book Details

• Title: Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World, 6th Edition
• Author: ,
• Length: 704 pages
• Edition: 6
• Language: English
• Publisher:
• Publication Date: 2014-01-12
• ISBN-10: 0321911210
• ISBN-13: 9780321911216