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For undergraduate business statistics courses.
Analyzing the Data Applicable to Business
This text is the gold standard for learning how to use Microsoft Excel in business statistics, helping students gain the understanding they need to be successful in their careers. The authors present statistics in the context of specific business fields; full chapters on business analytics further prepare students for success in their professions. Current data throughout the text lets students practice analyzing the types of data they will see in their professions. The friendly writing style include tips throughout to encourage learning.
The book also integrates PHStat, an add-in that bolsters the statistical functions of Excel.
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1. Defining and Collecting Data
2. Organizing and Visualizing Variables
3. Numerical Descriptive Measures
4. Basic Probability
5. Discrete Probability Distributions
6. The Normal Distribution and Other Continuous Distributions
7. Sampling Distributions
8. Confidence Interval Estimation
9. Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample Tests
10. Two-Sample Tests
11. Analysis of Variance
12. Chi-Square and Nonparametric Tests
13. Simple Linear Regression
14. Introduction to Multiple Regression
15. Multiple Regression Model Building
16. Time-Series Forecasting
17. Getting Ready to Analyze Data in the Future
A. Basic Math Concepts and Symbols
B. Important Excel and Minitab Skills and Concepts
C. Online Resources
D. Configuring Microsoft Excel
F. Useful Excel Knowledge
G. Software FAQs
Self-Test Solutions and Answers to Selected Even-Numbered Problems
ISBN: 9781292156347 ISBN-10: 1292156341 Audience:
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 800 Published: 27th October 2016 Publisher: Pearson Education Limited Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 27.6 x 21.4
Weight (kg): 1.56
Edition Number: 8