Statistics For Dummies (2nd ed.)

by Deborah J. Rumsey

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  • 9781119293521
  • 9781119297499
  • 9781119297512
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 course
  • Updated examples resonate with today's students
  • Explanations 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.


  • Wiley; May 2016
  • ISBN: 9781119297499
  • Edition: 2
  • Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format
  • Title: Statistics For Dummies
  • Author: Deborah J. Rumsey
  • Imprint: For Dummies
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 9781119293521
  • 9781119297499
  • 9781119297512

About The Author

Deborah J. Rumsey, PhD, is Professor of Statistics and Statistics Education Specialist at The Ohio State University. She is the author of Statistics Workbook For Dummies, Statistics II For Dummies, and Probability For Dummies.