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Student Study Guide to Accompany Statistics Alive!
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Student Study Guide to Accompany Statistics Alive!

Third Edition


August 2020 | 288 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This affordable student study guide and workbook to accompany Wendy J. Steinberg and Matthew Price’s Statistics Alive!, Third Edition, helps students get the added review and practice they need to improve their skills and master their Introduction to Statistics course.

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Student Study Guide to Accompany Statistics Alive!, Third Edition + Main Text
ISBN: 978-1-0718-3088-8

 
Math Review, Vocabulary, and Symbols
 
Measurement Scales
 
Frequency and Percentile Tables
 
Graphs and Plots
 
Mode, Median, and Mean
 
Range, Variance, and Standard Deviation
 
Percent Area and the Normal Curve
 
z Scores
 
Score Transformations and Their Effects
 
Probability Definitions and Theorems
 
The Binomial Distribution
 
Sampling, Variables, and Hypotheses
 
Errors and Significance
 
The z Score as a Hypothesis Test
 
Standard Error of the Mean
 
Normal Deviate Z Test
 
One-Sample t Test
 
Interpreting and Reporting One-Sample t: Error, Confidence, and Parameter Estimates
 
Standard Error of the Difference Between the Means
 
t Test With Independent Samples and Equal Sample Sizes
 
t Test With Unequal Sample Sizes
 
t Test With Related Samples
 
Interpreting and Reporting Two-Sample t: Error, Confidence, and Parameter Estimates
 
ANOVA Logic: Sums of Squares, Partitioning, and Mean Squares
 
One-Way ANOVA: Independent Samples and Equal Sample Sizes
 
Tukey HSD Test
 
Scheffé Test
 
Main Effects and Interaction Effects
 
Factorial ANOVA
 
One-Variable Chi-Square: Goodness of Fit
 
Two-Variable Chi-Square: Test of Independence
 
Measures of Effect Size
 
Power and the Factors Affecting It
 
Relationship Strength and Direction
 
Pearson r
 
Correlation Pitfalls
 
Linear Prediction
 
Standard Error of Prediction
 
Introduction to Multiple Regression
 
Selecting the Appropriate Analysis
Key features
NEW TO THIS EDITION:

The study guide has been updated to match the changes in the main text. This includes:
  • reducing and simplifying problems related to linear regression;
  • updating examples and data in the problems themselves;
  • adding problems on box plots; and
  • simplifying hand calculation problems with more problems focusing on underlying understanding and concepts of statistics.

KEY FEATURES:

Each module includes:

the learning objectives and a summary of the matching module in the main text;

  • computational exercises focusing on equations and calculations;
  • true or false questions focusing on core concepts;
  • short answer questions focusing on in-depth concepts; and
  • multiple choice questions at a variety of levels.

Module quizzes mimic chapter tests to offer students practice for exams.

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ISBN: 9781544328317
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