# Loose Leaf Elementary Statistics: A Brief Version

, by Bluman, Allan**Note:**Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

- ISBN: 9781260387131 | 1260387135
- Cover: Loose-leaf
- Copyright: 2/2/2018

# Elementary Statistics: A Brief Version, 8e

### Chapter 1: The Nature of Probability and Statistics

#### 1.1, Descriptive and Inferential Statistics

#### 1.2, Variables and Types of Data

#### 1.3, Data Collection and Sampling Techniques

#### 1.4, Experimental Design

#### 1.5, Computers and Calculators

### Chapter 2: Frequency Distributions and Graphs

#### 2.1, Organizing Data

#### 2.2, Histograms, Frequency Polygons, and Ogives

#### 2.3, Other Types of Graphs

#### 2.4, Paired Data and Scatter Plots

### Chapter 3: Data Description

#### 3.1, Measures of Central Tendency

#### 3.2, Measures of Variation

#### 3.3, Measures of Position

#### 3.4, Exploratory Data Analysis

### Chapter 4: Probability and Counting Rules

#### 4.1, Sample Spaces and Probability

#### 4.2, The Addition Rules for Probability

#### 4.3, The Multiplication Rules and Conditional Probability

#### 4.4, Counting Rules

#### 4.5, Probability and Counting Rules

### Chapter 5: Discrete Probability Distributions

#### 5.1, Probability Distributions

#### 5.2, Mean, Variance, Standard Deviation, and Expectation

#### 5.3, The Binomial Distribution

### Chapter 6: The Normal Distribution

#### 6.1, Normal Distributions

#### 6.2, Applications of the Normal Distributions

#### 6.3, The Central Limit Theorem

#### 6.4, The Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution

### Chapter 7: Confidence Intervals and Sample Size

#### 7.1, Confidence Intervals

#### 7.2, Confidence Intervals for the Mean When s Is Known

#### 7.3, Confidence Intervals for the Mean When s Is Unknown

#### 7.4, Confidence Intervals and Sample Size for Proportions

#### 7.5, Confidence Intervals for Variances and Standard Deviations

### Chapter 8: Hypothesis Testing

#### 8.1, Steps in Hypothesis Testing – Traditional Method

#### 8.2, z Test for a Mean

#### 8.3, t Test for a Mean

#### 8.4, z Test for a Proportion

#### 8.5, Chi-Square Test for a Variance or Standard Deviation

#### 8.6, Additional Topics Regarding Hypothesis Testing

### Chapter 9: Testing the Difference Between Two Means, Two Proportions, and Two Variances

#### 9.1, Testing the Difference Between Two Parameters

#### 9.2, Testing the Difference Between Two Means: Using the z Test

#### 9.3, Testing the Difference Between Two Means of Independent Samples: Using the t Test

#### 9.4, Testing the Difference Between Two Means: Dependent Samples

#### 9.5, Testing the Difference Between Two Proportions

#### 9.6, Testing the Difference Between Two Variances

### Chapter 10: Correlation and Regression

#### 10.1, Correlation

#### 10.2, Regression

#### 10.3, Coefficient of Determination and Standard Error of the Estimate

### Chapter 11: Chi-Square and Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

#### 11.1, Test for Goodness of Fit

#### 11.2, Test Using Contingency Tables

#### 11.3, Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

#### Appendix A: Tables

#### Appendix B: Data Bank

#### Appendix C: Glossary

#### Appendix D: Selected Answers

### Additional Topics Online

#### Algebra Review

#### Writing the Research Report

#### Bayes' Theorem

#### Alternate Approach to the Standard Normal Distribution

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