The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

Written By Larry Gonick
The Cartoon Guide to Statistics
  • Publsiher : Paw Prints
  • Release : 09 May 1993
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
  • Pages : 230 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 5 reviews
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Read or download book entitled The Cartoon Guide to Statistics written by Larry Gonick which was release on 09 May 1993, this book published by Paw Prints. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: 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!

The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

The Cartoon Guide to Statistics
  • Author : Larry Gonick,Woollcott Smith
  • Publisher : Paw Prints
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 230
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : 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 ...

The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics

The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics
  • Author : Grady Klein,Alan Dabney
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release Date : 2013-07-02
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics is the most imaginative and accessible introductory statistics course you'll ever take. Employing an irresistible cast of dragon-riding Vikings, lizard-throwing giants, and feuding aliens, the renowned illustrator Grady Klein and the award-winning statistician Alan Dabney teach you how to collect reliable data, make confident statements ...

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  • Author : Larry Gonick,Woollcott Smith
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2015-02-10
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : 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 ...

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  • Author : Yoram Bauman,Grady Klein
  • Publisher : Island Press
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Climate change is no laughing matter—but maybe it should be. The topic is so critical that everyone, from students to policy-makers to voters, needs a quick and easy guide to the basics. The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change entertains as it educates, delivering a unique and enjoyable presentation of ...

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  • Author : Kristina M. Ropella
  • Publisher : Morgan & Claypool Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007-12-01
  • Total pages : 94
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : There are many books written about statistics, some brief, some detailed, some humorous, some colorful, and some quite dry. Each of these texts is designed for a specific audience. Too often, texts about statistics have been rather theoretical and intimidating for those not practicing statistical analysis on a routine basis. ...

Introduction to Statistical Methods for Biosurveillance

Introduction to Statistical Methods for Biosurveillance
  • Author : Ronald D. Fricker
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-02-25
  • Total pages : 411
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : "While the public health philosophy of the 20th Century -- emphasizing prevention -- is ideal for addressing natural disease outbreaks, it is not sufficient to confront 21st Century threats where adversaries may use biological weapons agents as part of along-term campaign of aggression and terror. Health care providers and public ...

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  • Author : Michael Pawuk,David S. Serchay
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2017-05-30
  • Total pages : 719
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Covering genres from action/adventure and fantasy to horror, science fiction, and superheroes, this guide maps the vast and expanding terrain of graphic novels, describing and organizing titles as well as providing information that will help librarians to build and balance their graphic novel collections and direct patrons to read-alikes. • ...

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  • Author : Larry Gonick,Tim Kasser
  • Publisher : The New Press
  • Release Date : 2018-01-16
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : PAPERBACK ORIGINAL From the bestselling cartoonist of The Cartoon History of the Universe comes an explosive graphic takedown of capitalism Bestselling “overeducated cartoonist” Larry Gonick has delighted readers for years with sharp, digestible, and funny accounts of everything from the history of the universe to the intricacies of calculus. Now ...

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  • Author : Jarol B. Manheim,Richard C. Rich,Lars Willnat
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 445
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : This comprehensive research methods text introduces students, both concretely and theoretically, to a wide variety of political science research techniques, applications, and concerns. Organized around the various stages of the research process, each chapter of the book is planned around a series of substantive questions and enhanced with research exercises ...

Modern Elementary Statistics

Modern Elementary Statistics
  • Author : John E. Freund
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 621
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Key Benefit: Updated to reflect the latest technological advances in statistical tools, this solid text presents ideas and concepts more clearlyfor students who have. little or no background in statistics. The Tenth Edition retains all the elements and style that educators nationwide have come to expect--clear prose, excellent problems and ...

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  • Author : Mario F. Triola
  • Publisher : Longman Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2000-07
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Addison-Wesley is proud to celebrate the Tenth Edition of Elementary Statistics.& This text is highly regarded because of its engaging and understandable introduction to statistics. The&author's commitment to providing student-friendly guidance through the material and giving students opportunities to apply their newly learned skills in a real-world context has ...

Six Sigma for Financial Professionals

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  • Author : D. H. Stamatis
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 2003-09-01
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Praise for Six Sigma for Financial Professionals "Dr. Stamatis has tackled an area that is just learning the tremendous value of the Six Sigma methodology and how to use it. The financial community is proving that Six Sigma can and will reduce errors and prevent mistakes from occurring. Dr. Stamatis ...

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  • Author : John E. Freund,Benjamin M. Perles
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Incorporating graphing calculator boxes and featuring more extensive use of Minitab output, this is the eighth edition of Freund and Perles' straightforward introduction to statistics....

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  • Author : Lawrence H. Brown,Elizabeth A. Criss,N. Heramba Prasad
  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : The only EMS-specific research book on the market, this introductory book guides readers step-by-step through the research process. It presents an ongoing case study that progresses chapter-by-chapter, illustrating all the steps of the process—from beginning to end—and allowing readers to follow a project from beginning to end. Deciding ...

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  • Author : Robert Matthews
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-09-19
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9781435242715
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Summary : Make your own luck by understanding probability Over the years, some very smart people have thought they understood the rules of chance?only to fail dismally. Whether you call it probability, risk, or uncertainty, the workings of chance often defy common sense. Fortunately, advances in math and science have revealed ...