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Author Gaither, Carl C., 1944-

Title Statistically speaking : a dictionary of quotations / selected and arranged by Carl C. Gaither and Alma E. Cavazos-Gaither
Published Bristol, UK ; Philadelphia : Institute of Physics Pub., [1996]


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Description xii, 420 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary Statistically Speaking is a book of quotations. It provides the largest collection of quotations pertaining to probability and statistics yet published. Some quotes are profound, others are wise, some are witty but none are frivolous. Here you will find quotations from the most famous to the unknown. You will find many of the 'jewels' that exist but please forgive us if we've missed any personal favourites. The extensive author and subject indexes provide you with the perfect tool for locating quotations for practical use or pleasure, and you will soon enjoy discovering what others have said on topics ranging from actuaries to variability
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-319) and indexes
Notes Also available online
Subject Mathematical statistics -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Probabilities -- Quotations, maxims, etc.
Quotations -- Dictionaries.
Author Cavazos-Gaither, Alma E., 1955-
Gaither, Carl C., 1944-
LC no. 96044176
ISBN 0750304014 (alk. paper)