Statistics For Dummies by Deborah Rumsey

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See Reader Rating

Synopsis

The fun and easy way to get down to business with statistics

Stymied by statistics? No fear ? this friendly guide offers clear, practical explanations of statistical ideas, techniques, formulas, and calculations, with lots of examples that show you how these concepts apply to your everyday life.

Statistics For Dummies shows you how to interpret and critique graphs and charts, determine the odds with probability, guesstimate with confidence using confidence intervals, set up and carry out a hypothesis test, compute statistical formulas, and more.Tracks to a typical first semester statistics courseUpdated examples resonate with today's studentsExplanations mirror teaching methods and classroom protocol

Packed with practical advice and real-world problems, Statistics For Dummies gives you everything you need to analyze and interpret data for improved classroom or on-the-job performance.

 

About Deborah Rumsey

See more books from this Author
Deborah J. Rumsey, PhD, is a professor of statistics and the director of the Mathematics and Statistics Learning Center at The Ohio State University. She is the author of Statistics Workbook For Dummies, Statistics II For Dummies, and Probability For Dummies.
 
Published April 12, 2011 by For Dummies. 387 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Science & Math, Professional & Technical. Non-fiction

Reader Rating for Statistics For Dummies
73%

An aggregated and normalized score based on 79 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes


Rate this book!

Add Review