Book Title: Significant Statistics

Subtitle: An Introduction to Statistics

Authors: Adapted by John Morgan Russell, from Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean, David Diez, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel and Christopher D. Barr, and Julie Vu and David Harrington

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Significant Statistics: An Introduction to Statistics is intended for the one-semester introduction to statistics course for students who are not mathematics or engineering majors. It focuses on the interpretation of statistical results, especially in real world settings, and assumes that students have an understanding of intermediate algebra. In addition to end of section practice and homework sets, examples of each topic are explained step-by-step throughout the text and followed by a 'Your Turn' problem that is designed as extra practice for students.

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Book Description

Significant Statistics: An Introduction to Statistics is intended for the one-semester introduction to statistics course for students who are not mathematics or engineering majors. It focuses on the interpretation of statistical results, especially in real world settings, and assumes that students have an understanding of intermediate algebra. In addition to end of section practice and homework sets, examples of each topic are explained step-by-step throughout the text and followed by a ‘Your Turn’ problem that is designed as extra practice for students.

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This book is a cloned version of Introductory Statistics by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean, published using Pressbooks by OpenStax under a CC BY (Attribution) license. It may differ from the original.

Authors

Adapted by John Morgan Russell, from Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean, David Diez, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel and Christopher D. Barr, and Julie Vu and David Harrington

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Probability and statistics

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Title
Significant Statistics
Authors
Adapted by John Morgan Russell, from Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean, David Diez, Mine Cetinkaya-Rundel and Christopher D. Barr, and Julie Vu and David Harrington
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Anita Walz
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Primary Subject
Probability and statistics
Publisher
Department of Statistics in affiliation with the University Libraries at Virginia Tech
Publication Date
January 11, 2021
Ebook ISBN
978-1-949373-37-0