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Study Guide to Accompany Salkind and Frey's Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics

Study Guide to Accompany Salkind and Frey's Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics

Seventh Edition (Updated Edition)

August 2019 | 160 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This Student Study Guide includes chapter outlines, chapter summaries, learning objectives, key terms, true/false, short answer and essay questions. Exercises are also included for students to test and apply their knowledge. Answers to all questions are also included. The Study Guide for the Seventh Edition matches the organization of the current Salkind and Frey text.

Chapter 1. Statistics or Sadistics? It’s Up to You
Chapter 2. Computing and Understanding Averages: Means to an End
Chapter 3. Understanding Variability: Vivé la Différence
Chapter 4. Creating Graphs: A Picture Really Is Worth a Thousand Words
Chapter 5. Computing Correlation Coefficients: Ice Cream and Crime
Chapter 6. An Introduction to Understanding Reliability and Validity: Just the Truth
Chapter 7. Hypotheticals and You: Testing Your Questions
Chapter 8. Probability and Why it Counts: Fun with a Bell-Shaped Curve
Chapter 9. Significantly Significant: What It Means for You and Me
Chapter 10. The One-Sample Z-Test: Only the Lonely
Chapter 11. t(ea) for Two: Tests Between the Means of Different Groups
Chapter 12. t(ea) for Two (Again): Tests Between the Means of Related Groups
Chapter 13. Two Groups Too Many? Try Analysis of Variance
Chapter 14. Two Too Many Factors: Factorial Analysis of Variance—A Brief Introduction
Chapter 15. Testing Relationships Using the Correlation Coefficient: Cousins or Just Good Friends?
Chapter 16. Using Linear Regression: Predicting the Future
Chapter 17. Chi-Square and Some Other Nonparametric Tests: What to Do When You’re Not Normal
Chapter 18. Some Other (Important) Statistical Procedures You Should Know About
Chapter 19. Data Mining: An Introduction to Getting the Most Out of Your BIG Data

Excellent text for my social research statistics course.

Dr Bill Brocato
Social Sciences Dept, Univ Of Maryland Eastern Shore
September 2, 2020

Very useful help for first-time statistics in social sciences students.

Dr Billy R Brocato
Sociology, Wiley College
September 18, 2019

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1. Statistics or Sadistics? It’s Up to You

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