[PDF] Statistics with Common Sense

ISBN: 0313361312

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Author: David Kault | Publisher: Greenwood | Category: Physics | Language: English | Page: 272 | ISBN: 0313361312 | ISBN13: 9780313361319 |

Description: Applying statistical results to real life situations can be difficult or futile if you can't be certain what the results actually mean. This reference guide provides readers with the frequently elusive link between statistical results and practical applications. Students will learn the basic concepts and principles of statistics and probability, without getting bogged down in complicated theories and abstractions. Many statistics texts rely too heavily on mathematical formulas. Kault restores the emphasis to understanding statistical results and using common sense in decision making. Everyday examples bring the concepts to life. In the entry on hypothesis testing, Kault examines how a statistical result incorrectly overruled the common sense of many doctors. A chapter on random variables shows the chance that students will carry cell phones, and a chapter on categorical measurements uses statistics to determine the efficiency of a new treatment for a serious disease. Each chapter ends with questions that will help students further understand important concepts. Useful on its own and perfect as a means of expanding classroom discussions, this book is ideal for high school students or anyone needing to review the basics of statistics. Contents Preface vii Acknowledgments ix Glossaries xi Statistical Computer Program xiii 1 Statistics: The Science of Dealing with Variability and Uncertainty 1 2 Descriptive Statistics 9 3 Basic Probability and Fisher's Exact Test 33 4 Discrete Random Variables and Some Statistical Tests Based on Them 63 5 Continuous Random Variables and Some Statistical Tests Based on Them 97 6 General Issues in Hypothesis Testing 141 7 Causality: Interventions and Observational Studies 167 8 Categorical Measurements on Two or More Groups 175 9 Statistics on More Than Two Groups 197 10 Miscellaneous Topics 227 Appendix: Table of the Standard Normal Distribution 239 Answers 241 Annotated Bibliography 253 Index 255

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