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Statistics for Dummies (Paperback) (Deborah J. Rumsey)

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The fun and easy way to get down to business with statistics

Stymied by statistics? No fear ? this friendly guide offers clear, practical explanations of statistical ideas, techniques, formulas, and calculations, with lots of examples that show you how these concepts apply to your everyday life.

Statistics For Dummies shows you how to interpret and critique graphs and charts, determine the odds with probability, guesstimate with confidence using confidence intervals, set up and carry out a hypothesis test, compute statistical formulas, and more.

  • Tracks to a typical first semester statistics course
  • Updated examples resonate with today's students
  • Explanations mirror teaching methods and classroom protocol

Packed with practical advice and real-world problems, Statistics For Dummies gives you everything you need to analyze and interpret data for improved classroom or on-the-job performance.

Each book covers all the necessary information a beginner needs to know about a particular topic, providing an index for easy reference and using the series' signature set of symbols to clue the reader in to key topics, categorized under such titles as Tip, Remember, Warning!, Technical Stuff and True Story. Original.
Number of Pages: 370
Genre: Mathematics
Sub-Genre: Probability + Statistics / General
Series Title: For Dummies
Format: Paperback
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Author: Deborah J. Rumsey
Language: English
Street Date: May 3, 2011
TCIN: 13448263
UPC: 9780470911082
Item Number (DPCI): 248-65-6837
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