Beginning Statistics

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Software Only 1-932928-24-X 978-1-932628-24-1
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Software Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to Statistics
1.1Getting Started
1.2Data Classification
1.3The Process of a Statistical Study
1.4How to Critique a Published Study
 Chapter 1 Review and Test
Chapter 2: Graphical Descriptions of Data
2.1Frequency Distributions
2.2aGraphical Displays of Data: Pie Charts and Bar Graphs
2.2bGraphical Displays of Data: Histograms, Polygons, Stem and Leaf Plots
2.3Analyzing Graphs
 Chapter 2 Review and Test
Chapter 3: Numerical Descriptions of Data
3.1Measures of Center
3.2aMeasures of Dispersion
3.2bApplying the Standard Deviation
3.3Measures of Relative Position
 Chapter 3 Review and Test
Chapter 4: Probability, Randomness, and Uncertainty
4.1Introduction to Probability
4.2Addition Rules for Probability
4.3Multiplication Rules for Probability
4.4Combinations and Permutations
4.5Combining Probability and Counting Techniques
 Chapter 4 Review and Test
Chapter 5: Discrete Probability Distributions
5.1Discrete Random Variables
5.2Binomial Distribution
5.3Poisson Distribution
5.4Hypergeometric Distribution
 Chapter 5 Review and Test
Chapter 6: Normal Probability Distributions
6.1Introduction to the Normal Distribution
6.2Finding Area Under a Normal Distribution
6.3Finding Probability Using a Normal Distribution
6.4Finding Values of a Normally Distributed Random Variable
6.5Approximating a Binomial Distribution Using a Normal Distribution
 Chapter 6 Review and Test
Chapter 7: The Central Limit Theorum
7.1Introduction to the Central Limit Theorem
7.2Central Limit Theorem with Means
7.3Central Limit Theorem with Proportions
 Chapter 7 Review and Test
Chapter 8: Confidence Intervals
8.1Estimating Population Means (Sigma Known)
8.2Student's t-Distribution
8.3Estimating Population Means (Sigma Unknown)
8.4Estimating Population Proportions
8.5Estimating Population Variances
 Chapter 8 Review and Test
Chapter 9: Confidence Intervals for Two Samples
9.1Comparing Two Population Means (Sigma Known)
9.2Comparing Two Population Means (Sigma Unknown)
9.3Comparing Two Population Means (Sigma Unknown, Dependent Samples)
9.4Comparing Two Population Proportions
9.5Comparing Two Population Variances
 Chapter 9 Review and Test
Chapter 10: Hypothesis Testing
10.1Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing
10.2Hypothesis Testing for Population Means (Sigma Known)
10.3Hypothesis Testing for Population Means (Sigma Unknown)
10.4Hypothesis Testing for Population Proportions
10.5Hypothesis Testing for Population Variances
10.6Chi-Square Test for Goodness of Fit
10.7Chi-Square Test for Association
 Chapter 10 Review and Test
Chapter 11: Hypothesis Testing (Two or More Populations)
11.1Hypothesis Testing: Two Population Means (Sigma Known)
11.2Hypothesis Testing: Two Population Means (Sigma Unnown)
11.3Hypothesis Testing: Two Population Means (Sigma Unnown, Dependent Samples)
11.4Hypothesis Testing: Two Population Proportions
11.5Hypothesis Testing: Two Population Variances
11.6ANOVA (Analysis of Variance)
 Chapter 11 Review and Test
Chapter 12: Regression, Inference, and Model Building
12.1Scatter Plots and Correlation
12.2Linear Regression
12.3Regression Analysis
12.4Multiple Regression Equations
 Chapter 12 Review and Test
A.1Constructing Samples
A.2Games of Chance
A.3Name that Distribution
A.4Type II Errors
A.5Direct Mail
A.6Hypothesis Testing Means (z Value)
A.7Hypothesis Testing Proportions (z Value)
A.8 ANOVA Regression
A.12Mean Charts Using Range
A.13Mean Charts Using s
A.14Introduction to Estimating Population Means