 Skip to content

# Basic Statistics and Data Analysis

## Edition: 2003

### Authors: Larry J. Kitchens 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:  You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!

### Description:

With an emphasis on exploratory data analysis, BASIC STATISTICS AND DATA ANALYSIS teaches students to identify trends in their data that will help them ask the right questions. Rather than leading students through operations on data, this modern textbook stresses hands-on experience with more than 200 real data sets and approximately 1000 exercises in the book. This new text, a basic version of Larry Kitchens' groundbreaking text, EXPLORING STATISTICS, develops students' statistical intuition and nurtures the development of a statistical way of thinking. The author has shaped this text specifically for the elementary statistics course, leaving out the more advanced topics from his previous…
Customers also bought

### Book details

Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 624
Weight: 2.904
Language: English

 Organizing and Summarizing Univariate Data Statistical Insight Essential Elements of Statistics Displaying Data with Tables and Graphs Displaying Numerical Data Summarizing Data with Statistics Describing a Distribution Summary and Review Exercises Summarizing Relationships Between Variables Statistical Insight Scatterplots Correlation Least Squares Regression Assessing the Fit of a Line Relationships among Categorical Variables Summary and Review Exercises Probability and Probability Distributions Statistical Insight Basic Probability Concepts The binomial Distribution The Normal Distribution Summary and Review Exercises Sampling and Sampling Distributions Statistical Insight Principals of Sampling The Sampling Distribution of y^- The Sampling Distributor of the Sample Proportion p Summary and Review Exercises Introduction to Inference and Confidence Interval Estimation Statistical Insight Describing the Parent Distribution Estimating Certain Population Parameters Confidence Interval for a Bernoulli Proportion Confidence Interval for a Population Mean Confidence Interval for a Population Median Summary and Review Exercises Hypothesis Testing Statistical Insight Introduction to Hypothesis Testing Testing a Population Proportion Testing a Population Mean Testing a Population Median Summary and Review Exercises Comparing Distributions Statistical Insight Introduction Comparing Two Population Proportions Comparing Two Population Means Comparing Two Population Centers: Variances Equal Comparing Two Population Centers: Matched Samples Choosing the Right Procedure Summary and Review Exercises Analysis of Categorical Data Statistical Insight The Chi-Square Goodness-of-Fit Test The Chi-Square Test of Independence The Chi-Square of Homogeneity Summary and Review Exercises Regression Analysis Statistical Insight The Linear Regression Model Inference about the Regression Model Checking Model Adequacy Summary and Review Exercises Analysis of Variance Statistical Insight Introduction Comparing Several Means: The One-Way Analysis of Variance The Kruskal-Wallis Test Summary and Review Exercises