In an increasingly data-driven world, it is more important than ever for students as well as professionals to better understand basic statistical concepts. 100 Questions (and Answers) About Statistics addresses the essential questions that students ask about statistics in a concise and accessible way. It is perfect for instructors, students, and practitioners as a supplement to more comprehensive materials, or as a desk reference with quick answers to the most frequently asked questions. aThe key strength of this book is the straightforward approach. I love the to-the-point question-and-answer format. . . . This book would be useful in both statistics and research methods courses . . . [and] in math tutoring labs. I love the tone the author uses, as it is not condescending. Students will be encouraged.a aJamie Brown, Mercer University aThe sequencing of the questions works very wellafrom the most basic to the more intimidating questions often asked by students in an intro class. . . . If Dr. Salkind is the author, I know it will be well-written, and both entertaining and easy to understand.a aLinda Martinez, California State University, Long Beach aPractical examples from all types of work: showing the steps to do each analysis and then the ways to use the results responsibly.a aJennifer R. Salmon, Eckerd CollegeOne such study examined the perceptions of love across the life span using a triangular theory of love, which distinguishes among passion, intimacy, and commitment. The study investigated the results of tests in which the short Triangularanbsp;...
|Title||:||100 Questions (and Answers) About Statistics|
|Author||:||Neil J. Salkind|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2014-04-30|