# Beginning Statistics

 BEGINNING STATISTICS SECOND EDITION Carolyn Warren, Kimberly Denley, Emily Atchley ISBN: 1-932628-67-3 or 978-1-932628-67-8 Bundled with Hawkes Learning Systems: BEGINNING STATISTICS courseware ISBN: 1-932628-68-1 or 978-1-932628-68-5 SUPPLEMENTS and ANCILLARIES Instructor's Annotated Edition Data Sets for Excel and Minitab Teaching Slides

 Beginning Statistics is designed as a learning tool to assist liberal arts students with mastering the basics of statistics. It also offers students with other majors, such as business, education, and psychology, a solid foundation for future statistics courses. This second edition of Warren, Denley, and Atchley’s Beginning Statistics continues in a relaxed conversational style, making the material accessible for the student and easy to understand. Examples and exercises include real-world data sets to pique student interest and allow students to connect the statistical concepts they are learning to the world. Technology-focused examples and chapter technology sections offer easy-to-follow instructions for evaluating problems using your choice of a TI-83/84 Plus calculator, Microsoft Excel, or Minitab. Chapter projects are also available to assign as long-term group or individual assignments. Combining the real-world focus and use of technology, Beginning Statistics provides students with the tools needed to understand and apply statistics throughout their educational and professional careers.
 Chapter 1: Introduction to Statistics Chapter 2: Graphical Descriptions of Data Chapter 3: Numerical Descriptions of Data Chapter 4: Probability, Randomness, and Uncertainty Chapter 5: Discrete Probability Distributions Chapter 6: Normal Probability Distributions Chapter 7: The Central Limit Theorem Chapter 8: Confidence Intervals Chapter 9: Confidence Intervals for Two Samples Chapter 10: Hypothesis Testing Chapter 11: Hypothesis Testing (Two or More Populations) Chapter 12: Regression, Inference, and Model Building Appendix A: Statistical Tables Appendix B: Getting Started with Microsoft Excel Appendix C: Getting Started with Minitab Answer Key