Statistics DeMYSTiFieD, 2nd Edition, by Gibilisco, Stan
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- ISBN: 9780071751339 | 0071751335
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 4/14/2011
Your chances of mastering statistics just increased! Fully updated with all-new quizzes and test questions, Statistics DeMYSTiFieD, Second Editionis the ideal resource for learning, or refreshing your knowledge of, real-world statistics. You can use the book as a supplemental classroom text or as a self-contained course without an instructor. All exercises and problems reflect real-world scenarios, and presentations of how "manipulated" statistics can mislead the public are included. This hands-on guide contains eight chapters in two parts. Each chapter ends with a multiple-choice quiz. Each part ends with a multiple-choice test. A comprehensive multiple-choice final exam concludes the course. Statistics DeMYSTiFieD, Second Editionfeatures Chapter-opening objectives offering insight into what you're going to learn in each step Questions at the end of every chapter to reinforce learning and pinpoint weaknesses "Still Struggling?" icon providing specific recommendations for those having difficulty with certain subtopics A final exam for overall self-assessment "Curriculum Tree" that shows how the topic covered in the book fits into a larger curriculum Exercises and problems that reflect real-world scenarios Hard stuff made easy! Statistics Concepts; Background Mathematics; Learning the Jargon; Basics of Probability; Descriptive Measures; Statistics in Action; Sampling and Estimation; Hypotheses, Prediction, and Regression; Correlation, Causation, Order, and Chaos; Practical Problems