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Title:
Elementary statistics
Author:
Spence, Janet T., author.
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
New Jersey : Prentice-Hall [1976]

©1976
Physical Description:
vi, 282 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
Added Author:
ISBN:
9780132601092
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This application-oriented guide hands you simple-to-use mathematical techniques for determining various statistics in psychology and the behavioral sciences. Progressing from basic descriptive statistics to inferential paramedic statistics, the handbook includes graphic presentations including stem and leaf displays ... step-by-step procedures for performing computations ... advice for selecting the appropriate statistical test for specific studies ... coverage of various statistical computer programs ... and more. Intended for professionals with little or no knowledge of statistics. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.


Table of Contents

1 Statistics: What It's About
2 Frequency Distributions
3 Graphic Representations
4 Measures of Central Tendency
5 Variability
6 Probability
7 The Binomial and the Normal Distributions
8 Sampling Distributions: Single Samples
9 Sampling Distributions: Independent Samples from Two Populations
10 Correlation
11 Sampling Distributions: Matched Pairs
12 One-Way Analysis of Variance
13 Two-Way Analysis of Variance
14 Chi Square
15 Nonparametric Tests
16 Determination of the Appropriate Statistical Test
Appendix I The Use of Computers in Statistical Analysis
Appendix II List of Formulas
Appendix III Tables
Appendix IV Answers to Chapter Problems

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