Succeed in statistics with ELEMENTARY STATISTICS! Including relevant examples, exercises, and applications, this textbook gives you the tools you need to get a good grade in your statistics course. Struggling with a specific concept? Log onto Personal Tutor with SMARTHINKING to get live, one-on-one online tutoring from a statistician who has a copy of the textbook. Video Skillbuilders and StatisticsNow (an online learning tool built around your individual progress that gives you a simple pre-test, and then focuses your learning experience on your studying needs) provide additional online support. Learning to use MINITAB, Excel, and the TI-83/84 graphing calculator is made easy with instructions included in relevant sections throughout the text. This edition is the first 11 chapters of the parent book ELEMENTARY STATISTICS, 10THe.
New edition of a text that presents a concise introduction to statistics that can be covered in a one-term course. It presents not only descriptive and inferential concepts, but also their real-world applications in such fields as the physical and social sciences, business, economics, and engineering. Eleven chapters cover descriptive statistics, probability, and inferential statistics. They include case studies, increased focus on interpreting computer output, exercises, and many worked-out illustrations. Includes a CD-ROM, Minitab, for use with those exercises intended to be solved with the aid of a computer. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)