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Mathematics Tutoring: Statistics
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Statistics by Sandra K. McCuneA no-nonsense practical guide to statistics, providing concise summaries, clear model examples, and plenty of practice, making this workbook the ideal complement to class study or self-study, preparation for exams or a brush-up on rusty skills. About the Book Established as a successful practical workbook series with over 20 titles in the language learning category, Practice Makes Perfect now provides the same clear, concise approach and extensive exercises to key fields within mathematics. The key to the Practice Makes Perfect series is the extensive exercises that provide learners with all the practice they need for mastery. Not focused on any particular test or exam, but complementary to most statistics curricula Deliberately all-encompassing approach: international perspective and balance between traditional and newer approaches. Large trim allows clear presentation of worked problems, exercises, and explained answers. Features No-nonsense approach: provides clear presentation of content. Over 500 exercises and answers covering all aspects of statistics Successful series: "Practice Makes Perfect" has sales of 1,000,000 copies in the language category - now applied to mathematics Workbook is not exam specific, yet it provides thorough coverage of the statistics skills required in most math tests.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2010
Schaum's Outline of Theory and Problems of Statistics and Econometrics by Dominick Salvatore; Derrick P. ReagleTough Test Questions? Missed Lectures? Not Enough Time? Fortunately for you, there's Schaum's Outlines. More than 40 million students have trusted Schaum's to help them succeed in the classroom and on exams. Schaum's is the key to faster learning and higher grades in every subject. Each Outline presents all the essential course information in an easy-to-follow, topic-by-topic format. You also get hundreds of examples, solved problems, and practice exercises to test your skills. This Schaum's Outline gives you Practice problems with full explanations that reinforce knowledge Coverage of the most up-to-date developments in your course field In-depth review of practices and applications Fully compatible with your classroom text, Schaum's highlights all the important facts you need to know. Use Schaum's to shorten your study time-and get your best test scores Schaum's Outlines-Problem Solved.
Call Number: eBook
Publication Date: 2001-10-01
AP Statistics, 2010-2011 by Duane C. HindersA Perfect Plan for the Perfect Score We want you to succeed on your AP* exam. That's why we've created this 5-step plan to help you study more effectively, use your preparation time wisely, and get your best score. This easy-to-follow guide offers you a complete review of your AP course, strategies to give you the edge on test day, and plenty of practice with AP-style test questions. You'll sharpen your subject knowledge, strengthen your thinking skills, and build your test-taking confidence with Full-length practice exams modeled on the real test All the terms and concepts you need to know to get your best score Your choice of three customized study schedules--so you can pick the one that meets your needs The 5-Step Plan helps you get the most out of your study time: Step 1: Set Up Your Study Program Step 2: Determine Your Readiness Step 3: Develop the Strategies Step 4: Review the Knowledge Step 5: Build Your Confidence Topics include: Overview of Statistics/Basic Vocabulary; One-Variable Data Analysis; Two-Variable Data Analysis; Design of a Study: Sampling, Surveys, and Experiments; Random Variables and Probability; Binomial Distributions, Geometric Distributions, and Sampling Distributions; Confidence Intervals and Introduction to Inference; Inference for Means and Proportions; and Inference for Regression Also includes: Practice tests *AP, Advanced Placement Program, and College Board are registered trademarks of the College Entrance Examination Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse, this product.
Call Number: eBook
Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics by Neil J. SalkindThe Sixth Edition of Neil J. Salkind's best-selling Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics promises to ease student anxiety around an often intimidating subject with a humorous, personable, and informative approach. Salkind guides students through various statistical procedures, beginning with descriptive statistics, correlation, and graphical representation of data, and ending with inferential techniques and analysis of variance. New to this edition is an introduction to working with large data sets.
Call Number: HA29 .S2365 2016
Publication Date: 2016-09-27
E-Z Statistics by Douglas Downing; Jeff ClarkKnown for many years as Barron's Easy Way Series, the new editions of these popular self-teaching titles are now Barron's E-Z Series. Brand-new cover designs reflect all new page layouts, which feature extensive two-color treatment, a fresh, modern typeface, and more graphic material than ever-- charts, graphs, diagrams, instructive line illustrations, and where appropriate, amusing cartoons. Meanwhile, the quality of the books' contents remains at least as high as ever. Barron's E-Z books are self-help manuals focused to improve students' grades in a wide variety of academic and practical subjects. For most subjects, the level of difficulty ranges between high school and college-101 standards. Although primarily designed as self-teaching manuals, these books are also preferred by many teachers as classroom supplements--and for some courses, as main textbooks. E-Z books review their subjects in detail, and feature both short quizzes and longer tests with answers to help students gauge their learning progress. Subject heads and key phrases are set in a second color as an easy reference aid. Barron's E-Z Statistics presents easy-to-understand explanations of probability, random variables, distributions, laws of large numbers and the central limit theorem, polls and sampling, linear regression, and much more. Hundreds of exercises with selected answers.
Call Number: QA276.12 .D676 2009 (South)
Publication Date: 2009-04-01
Statistics Demystified by Stan GibiliscoMULTIPLY your chances of learning STATISTICS Trying to understand statistics but feeling a bit uncertain? Here's your solution. Statistics Demystifed, Second Edition helps you master this fundamental topic with ease. Written in a step-by-step format, this practical guide begins by reviewing background mathematics, probability basics, and descriptive measures. The book goes on to demonstrate statistics in action with coverage of sampling, estimation, hypotheses, prediction, regression, correlation, causation, order, and chaos. Detailed examples, concise explanations, and worked-out problems make it easy to understand the material, and end-of-chapter quizzes and a final exam help reinforce learning. It's a no-brainer! You'll learn about: The probability fallacy Random sampling Estimation Assumptions and testing Chaos, bounds, and randomness Variance and standard deviation Correlation and cause/effect relations The use of statistics in medicine, law, math, and engineering Simple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, Statistics Demystified, Second Edition helps you master this essential subject.
Call Number: QA276.12 .G44 2011 (Deerwood, South)
Publication Date: 2011-04-14
Cartoon Guide to Statistics by Larry Gonick; Woollcott SmithUpdated version featuring all new material. If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Statistics to put you on the road to statistical literacy. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics covers all the central ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine, random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the Central Limit Theorem, hypothesis testing, confidence interval estimation, and much more—all explained in simple, clear, and yes, funny illustrations. Never again will you order the Poisson Distribution in a French restaurant!
Call Number: QA276.12 .G67 1993
Publication Date: 1993-07-14
Statistics Essentials for Dummies by Deborah RumseyStatistics Essentials For Dummies not only provides students enrolled in Statistics I with an excellent high-level overview of key concepts, but it also serves as a reference or refresher for students in upper-level statistics courses. Free of review and ramp-up material, Statistics Essentials For Dummies sticks to the point, with content focused on key course topics only. It provides discrete explanations of essential concepts taught in a typical first semester college-level statistics course, from odds and error margins to confidence intervals and conclusions. This guide is also a perfect reference for parents who need to review critical statistics concepts as they help high school students with homework assignments, as well as for adult learners headed back into the classroom who just need a refresher of the core concepts. The Essentials For Dummies Series Dummies is proud to present our new series, The Essentials For Dummies. Now students who are prepping for exams, preparing to study new material, or who just need a refresher can have a concise, easy-to-understand review guide that covers an entire course by concentrating solely on the most important concepts. From algebra and chemistry to grammar and Spanish, our expert authors focus on the skills students most need to succeed in a subject.
Call Number: QA276 .R85 2010 (Deerwood)
Publication Date: 2010-05-17
Naked Statistics by Charles WheelanOnce considered tedious, the field of statistics is rapidly evolving into a discipline Hal Varian, chief economist at Google, has actually called "sexy." From batting averages and political polls to game shows and medical research, the real-world application of statistics continues to grow by leaps and bounds. How can we catch schools that cheat on standardized tests? How does Netflix know which movies you'll like? What is causing the rising incidence of autism? As best-selling author Charles Wheelan shows us in Naked Statistics, the right data and a few well-chosen statistical tools can help us answer these questions and more.For those who slept through Stats 101, this book is a lifesaver. Wheelan strips away the arcane and technical details and focuses on the underlying intuition that drives statistical analysis. He clarifies key concepts such as inference, correlation, and regression analysis, reveals how biased or careless parties can manipulate or misrepresent data, and shows us how brilliant and creative researchers are exploiting the valuable data from natural experiments to tackle thorny questions.And in Wheelan's trademark style, there's not a dull page in sight. You'll encounter clever Schlitz Beer marketers leveraging basic probability, an International Sausage Festival illuminating the tenets of the central limit theorem, and a head-scratching choice from the famous game show Let's Make a Deal--and you'll come away with insights each time. With the wit, accessibility, and sheer fun that turned Naked Economics into a bestseller, Wheelan defies the odds yet again by bringing another essential, formerly unglamorous discipline to life.
Case 1: Confidence Intervals for the Mean: Large Sample (N>30)
Case 2: Confidence Intervals for the Mean: Small Sample (N<30)
Case 3: Confidence Intervals for Population Proportions
Case 4: Confidence Intervals for Variance and Standard Deviation
Correlation and Regression
A. The Basis of Correlation Analysis
B. Hypothesis Testing Revisited: Evaluating Linear Correlation
Essentials of Probability Theory
II. Union, Intersection, and Complement
III. General Addition Rule
IV. Special Addition Rule
V. Comlementation Rule
VI. Conditional Probability
VII. General Multiplication Rule
Statistical Counting Techniques
I. Counting Principle
V. Probability Involving the Counting Principle
VI. Probability Involving Combinations
KhanaAcademy provides lessons for Statistics. Check out the practice link at the top of the page. In this interactive section you can practice different problems to test your understanding. If you have problems with the exercise, you can watch a video or view a systematic guide.
Statistics is an amazing field of study, which opens the doors to countless careers. With "This is Statistics," they show you that statistics is not just a collection of numbers or formulas. It is not just lines, bars or points on a graph. Statistics is so much more!
Michel van Biezen - PROBABILITY & STATISTICS 1 BASICS In the first video he will introduce the basic definitions and nomenclature of probability and statistics. The following 62 videos covers basic concepts of probability statistics. Some of the other topics are sets, factorials, Venn Diagram, De Morgan’s Law, and more.