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# Elementary Statistics (Student Study Guide) - 5th edition

## ISBN10: 0072549114

Edition: 5TH 04
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2004
International: No

## ISBN10: 0072549114

Edition: 5TH 04

### Summary

This Study Guide is intended to accompany Elementary Statistks: A Step by Step Approach, Fifth Edition by Allan G. Bluman. It can also be used with most other elementary statistics texts. You should use this study guide to reinforce what you have )earned in the book and in class. The best way tor you to use this study guide would .be to read the text and listen to the class lecture first. Then read the section called Understanding the Topic and answer the questions to check your understanding of the topic. Then you should follow each example in the application section and immediately see if you can work the accompanying exercise. If you have any problems at this point you should see your instructor for help. The practice test can be used to verify that you understand all the concepts for the whole chapter.

This Study Guide includes:

• Understanding the Topic -a chapter summary to reinforce the main ideas of the text.
• Checking Your Understanding -written questions to allow you to make sure you know the concepts before you start the exercises.
• Applying Your Understanding -a carefully explained example immediately followed by an exercise practicing the same concepts. Practice Test -to tie all the concepts of the chapter together.
• Answers -answers to the application questions, exercises, and test questions so you can check your progress.

### Author Bio

Bluman, Allan G. : Community College of Allegheny County-South

1. The Nature of Probability and Statistics
2. Frequency Distributions and Graphs
3. Data Description
4. Probability and Counting Rules
5. Discrete Probability Distributions
6. The Normal Distribution
7. Confidence Intervals and Sample Size
8. Hypothesis Testing
9. Testing the Difference Between Two Means, Two Variances, and Two Proportions
10. Correlation and Regression
11. Other Chi-Square Tests
12. Analysis of Variance
13. Nonparametric Statistics
14. Sampling and Simulation