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Mind on Statistics, 4th Edition

Mind on Statistics, 4th Edition
Author: Jessica M. Utts - Robert F. Heckard
ISBN 13: 9780538733489
ISBN 10: 538733489
Edition: 4th
Publisher: Duxbury Press
Publication Date: 2011-01-07
Format: Hardcover
Pages: 717
List Price: $271.95

This text was designed to help students learn statistical ideas by actively thinking about them. Utts (U. of California, Davis) and Heckard (Pennsylvania State U.) discuss the nature of statistics and cover how to gather useful data, turn data into information, conduct surveys, ask questions, and discover relationships between quantitative and categorial variables. Coverage also includes probability, random variables, estimating proportions and testing hypothesis, confidence intervals, significance tests, regression, categorical variables, analysis of variance, and turning information into wisdom. An included CD-ROM contains data sets.

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