This book teaches statistics with a modern, data-analytic approach that uses graphing calculators and statistical software. It allows more emphasis to be put on statistical concepts and data analysis than on following recipes for calculations. This gives readers a more realistic understanding of both the theoretical and practical applications of statistics, giving them the ability to master the subject.If this plan is followed, which neighborhood do you expect will have a larger proportion of vehicles parked on the street? ... The passenger vehicle with the highest theft loss is the Cadillac Escalade EXT, with 20.2 claims for theft per 1000 insured vehicles per year and an average payment of $14, 939 per ... [Source: Highway Loss Data Institute news release, October 19, 2004, www.hwysafety.org .] ... You are trying to decide whether to buy a $250 service contract for your new computer.
|Author||:||Ann E. Watkins, Richard L. Scheaffer, George W. Cobb|
|Publisher||:||John Wiley & Sons - 2010-04-12|