Reading Between the Numbers
Statistical Thinking in Everyday LifeBook - 2001
Explains how statistics are applied in our everyday lives. This book draws on diverse examples like how pills are manufactured, elections are forecast, and chess tournaments are structured. It familiarizes readers with variables, means, medians, scales of measurement, sampling, estimating, and other stock-in-trade tools of the statistician.
Publisher: New York : McGraw-Hill, 2001
Branch Call Number: QA276.12 .T34 2001
Characteristics: p. ; cm