Understandable Statistics: Concepts and Methods 11th edition

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Charles Henry Brase and Corrinne Pellillo Brase
Publisher: Cengage Learning

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  • Chapter 1: Getting Started
    • 1.1: What Is Statistics? (12)
    • 1.2: Random Samples (10)
    • 1.3: Introduction to Experimental Design (7)
    • 1: Chapter Review Problems (8)

  • Chapter 2: Organizing Data
    • 2.1: Frequency Distributions, Histograms, and Related Topics (17)
    • 2.2: Bar Graphs, Circle Graphs, and Time-Series Graphs (9)
    • 2.3: Stem-and-Leaf Displays (10)
    • 2: Chapter Review Problems (10)

  • Chapter 3: Averages and Variation
    • 3.1: Measures of Central Tendency: Mode, Median, and Mean (18)
    • 3.2: Measures of Variation (21)
    • 3.3: Percentiles and Box-and-Whisker Plots (10)
    • 3: Chapter Review Problems (11)
    • 3: Cumulative Review Problems

  • Chapter 4: Elementary Probability Theory
    • 4.1: What Is Probability? (15)
    • 4.2: Some Probability Rules—Compound Events (28)
    • 4.3: Trees and Counting Techniques (27)
    • 4: Chapter Review Problems (16)

  • Chapter 5: The Binomial Probability Distribution and Related Topics
    • 5.1: Introduction to Random Variables and Probability Distributions (17)
    • 5.2: Binomial Probabilities (24)
    • 5.3: Additional Properties of the Binomial Distribution (24)
    • 5.4: The Geometric and Poisson Probability Distributions (29)
    • 5: Chapter Review Problems (20)

  • Chapter 6: Normal Curves and Sampling Distributions
    • 6.1: Graphs of Normal Probability Distributions (15)
    • 6.2: Standard Units and Areas Under the Standard Normal Distribution (48)
    • 6.3: Areas Under Any Normal Curve (40)
    • 6.4: Sampling Distributions (9)
    • 6.5: The Central Limit Theorem (21)
    • 6.6: Normal Approximation to Binomial Distribution and to Distribution (18)
    • 6: Chapter Review Problems (22)
    • 6: Cumulative Review Problems

  • Chapter 7: Estimation
    • 7.1: Estimating μ When σ Is Known (19)
    • 7.2: Estimating μ When σ Is Unknown (21)
    • 7.3: Estimating p in the Binomial Distribution (21)
    • 7.4: Estimating μ1μ2 and p1p2 (23)
    • 7: Chapter Review Problems (19)

  • Chapter 8: Hypothesis Testing
    • 8.1: Introduction to Statistical Tests (14)
    • 8.2: Testing the Mean μ (26)
    • 8.3: Testing a Proportion p (22)
    • 8.4: Tests Involving Paired Differences (Dependent Samples) (22)
    • 8.5: Testing μ1μ2 and p1p2 (Independent Samples) (29)
    • 8: Chapter Review Problems (18)

  • Chapter 9: Correlation and Regression
    • 9.1: Scatter Diagrams and Linear Correlation (22)
    • 9.2: Linear Regression and the Coefficient of Determination (25)
    • 9.3: Inferences for Correlation and Regression (14)
    • 9.4: Multiple Regression (6)
    • 9: Chapter Review Problems (10)
    • 9: Cumulative Review Problems

  • Chapter 10: Chi-Square and F Distributions
    • 10.1: Chi-Square: Tests of Independence and of Homogeneity (15)
    • 10.2: Chi-Square: Goodness of Fit (18)
    • 10.3: Testing and Estimating a Single Variance or Standard Deviation (11)
    • 10.4: Testing Two Variances (12)
    • 10.5: One-Way ANOVA: Comparing Several Sample Means (9)
    • 10.6: Introduction to Two-Way ANOVA (7)
    • 10: Chapter Review Problems (14)

  • Chapter 11: Nonparametric Statistics
    • 11.1: The Sign Test for Matched Pairs (12)
    • 11.2: The Rank-Sum Test (11)
    • 11.3: Spearman Rank Correlation (11)
    • 11.4: Runs Test for Randomness (12)
    • 11: Chapter Review Problems (10)
    • 11: Cumulative Review Problems

  • Chapter A: Appendices
    • A.1: Bayes's Theorem
    • A.2: The Hypergeometric Probability Distribution


Understandable Statistics: Concepts and Methods, 11th edition, is a thorough yet accessible program designed to help readers overcome their apprehensions about statistics. The authors provide clear guidance and informal advice while showing the links between statistics and the world. To reinforce this approach and make the material interesting as well as easier to understand, the book integrates real-life data from a variety of sources, including journals, periodicals, newspapers, and the Internet. The WebAssign component for this text engages students with immediate feedback, lecture videos, and a question bank of end-of-section exercises.

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Chapter 1: Getting Started
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Chapter 5: The Binomial Probability Distribution and Related Topics
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Chapter 6: Normal Curves and Sampling Distributions
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Chapter 7: Estimation
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Chapter 8: Hypothesis Testing
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Chapter 9: Correlation and Regression
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Chapter 10: Chi-Square and F Distributions
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Chapter 11: Nonparametric Statistics
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