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Author Freedman, David, 1938-2008.

Title Statistics / David Freedman, Robert Pisani, Roger Purves
Edition Fourth edition
Published New York : W.W. Norton & Co., [2007]
New York W.W. Norton & Co., [2007]
©2007
©2007

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Description xvi, 576 pages, A121 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Design of experiments -- Controlled experiments -- Observational studies -- Descriptive statistics -- The histogram -- The average and the standard deviation -- The normal approximation for data -- Meaurement error -- Plotting points and lines -- Correlation and regression -- Correlation -- More about correlation -- Regression -- The R.M.S. error for regression -- The regression line -- Probability -- Whatare the chances? -- More about chance -- The binomial formula -- Chance variability -- The law of averages -- The expected value and standard error -- The normal approximation for probability histograms -- Sampling -- Sample surveys -- Chance errors in sampling -- The accuracy of percentages -- Measuring employment and unemployment -- The accuracy of averages -- Chance models -- A model for measurement error -- Chance models in genetics -- Tests of significance -- Tests of significance -- More tests for averages -- The chi-square test -- A closer look at tests of significance
Analysis Mathematical statistics Textbooks
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page [A-3]-A-41) and index
Subject Mathematical statistics -- Textbooks.
Genre/Form Textbooks.
Author Pisani, Robert.
Purves, Roger.
LC no. 2006047019
ISBN 9780393929720
0393929728
9780393930436 paperback
0393930432 paperback