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If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need " The Cartoon Guide to Statistics" to put you on the road to statistical literacy.
" The Cartoon Guide to Statistics" covers all the central ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine, random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the Central Limit Theorem, hypothesis testing, confidence interval estimation, and much more--all explained in simple, clear, and yes, funny illustrations. Never again will you order the Poisson Distribution in a French restaurant
"Gonick is so consistently witty and clever that the reader is barely aware of being given a thorough grounding.""--Omni""Gonick is one of a kind.""--Discover"
ISBN: 9780062731029 ISBN-10: 0062731025 Series: Cartoon Guides Audience:
Number Of Pages: 240 Published: 1st August 1993 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Inc Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 18.8
Weight (kg): 0.32
Edition Number: 4