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Thought you couldn’t learn statistics? You can – and you will! Even You Can Learn Statistics and Analytics, Third Edition is the practical, up-to-date introduction to statistics – for everyone! Now fully updated for "big data" analytics and the newest applications, it'll teach you all the statistical techniques you’ll need for finance, marketing, quality, science, social science, and more – one easy step at a time. Simple jargon-free explanations help you understand every technique, and extensive practical examples and worked problems give you all the hands-on practice you'll need. This edition contains more practical examples than ever – all updated for the newest versions of Microsoft Excel. You'll find downloadable practice files, templates, data sets, and sample models – including complete solutions you can put right to work! Learn how to do all this, and more:
Hate math? No sweat. You’ll be amazed at how little you need. Like math? Optional "Equation Blackboard" sections reveal the mathematical foundations of statistics right before your eyes. If you need to understand, evaluate, or use statistics in business, academia, or anywhere else, this is the book you've been searching for!
Introduction: The Even You Can Learn Statistics and Analytics Owners Manual xi
Chapter 1: Fundamentals of Statistics 1
Chapter 2: Presenting Data in Tables and Charts 15
Chapter 3: Descriptive Statistics 37
Chapter 4: Probability 67
Chapter 5: Probability Distributions 79
Chapter 6: Sampling Distributions and Confidence Intervals 113
Chapter 7: Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing 137
Chapter 8: Hypothesis Testing: Z and t Tests 149
Chapter 9: Hypothesis Testing: Chi-Square Tests and the One-Way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) 175
Chapter 10: Simple Linear Regression 203
Chapter 11: Multiple Regression 239
Chapter 12: Fundamentals of Analytics 257
Chapter 13: Descriptive Analytics 265
Chapter 14: Predictive Analytics 277
Appendix A: Microsoft Excel Operation and Configuration 293
Appendix B: Review of Arithmetic and Algebra 295
Appendix C: Statistical Tables 305
Appendix D: Spreadsheet Tips 333
Appendix E: Advanced Techniques 337
Appendix F: Documentation for Downloadable Files 345
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