Brase, Corrinne Pellillo : Arapahoe Community College
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Note: Each chapter concludes with a Summary, Important Words and Symbols, Chapter Review Problems, Data Highlights, Linking Concepts, and Using Technology.
1. Organizing Data
1.1 Populations, Samples and Data 1.2 Random Samples 1.3 Graphs 1.4 Histograms and Frequency Distributions 1.5 Stem-and-Leaf Displays
2. Averages and Variation
2.1 Measure of Central Tendency: Mode, Median, and Mean 2.2 Measure of Variation 2.3 Percentiles and Box-and-Whisker Plots
3. Regression and Correlation
3.1 Introduction to Paired Data and Scatter Diagrams 3.2 Linear Regression 3.3 The Linear Correlation Coefficient
4. Elementary Probability Theory
4.1 What Is Probability 4.2 Some Probability Rules--Compound Events 4.3 Trees and Counting Techniques
5. The Binomial Probability Distribution
5.1 Introduction to Random Variables and Probability Distributions 5.2 Binomial Probabilities 5.3 The Mean and Standard Deviation of the Binomial Distribution
6. Normal Distributions
6.1 Graphs of Normal Probability Distributions 6.2 Standard Units and Areas Under the Standard Normal Distribution 6.3 Areas Under Any Normal Curve 6.4 Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution
7. Introduction to Sampling Distributions
7.1 Sampling Distributions 7.2 The Central Limit Theorem 7.3 Class Project Illustrating the Central Limit Theorem
8. Introduction to Estimation
8.1 Estimating with Large Samples 8.2 Estimating with Small Samples 8.3 Estimating in the Binomial Distribution 8.4 Choosing the Sample Size
9. Hypothesis Testing Involving One Population
9.1 Introduction to Hypthesis Testing 9.2 Tests Involving the Mean (Large Samples) 9.3 The Value in Hypothesis Testing 9.4 Tests Involving the Mean (Small Samples) 9.5 Tests Involving a Proportion
10. Inferences About Differences
10.1 Tests Involving Paired Differences (Dependent Samples) 10.2 Inferences About the Difference of Two Means (Large, Independent Samples) 10.3 Confidence Intervals for 1-2 10.4 Inferences About the Difference of Two Proportions
11. Additional Topics Using Inference
Part 1: Hypothesis Tests Using the Chi-Square Distribution
11.1 Chi Square: Tests of Independence 11.2 Chi Square: Goodness of Fit 11.3 Testing the Variance 2
Part II: Inferences Relating to Linear Regression
11.4 Linear Regression: Confidence Intervals for Predictions 11.5 Testing the Correlation Coefficient
Appendix I Tables
Table 1 Random Numbers Table 2 Factorials Table 3 Binomial Coefficients Cn,r Table 4 Binomial Distribution Cn,r rqn-r Table 5 Areas of a Standard Normal Distribution Table 6 Student's t Distribtuion Table 7 The 2 Distribution Table 8 Critical Values of Pearson Product-Moment Correlation Coefficient, r
Appendix II Data Sets Answers with Key Steps to Odd-Numbered Problems
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