Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data, 4th Edition

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Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data, 4th Edition

By Allan J. Rossman, Beth L. Chance

Workshop Statistics: Discovery with Data places an emphasis on collaborative learning. It requires student observation, and integrates technology for gathering, recording, and synthesizing data. The course offers flexibility in selecting technology tools for classrooms primarily using technologies other than graphing calculators or Fathom Dynamic Data software. It presents standards for teaching statistics in an innovative, investigative, and accessible way to support active learning of statistics, and uses real data sets with everyday applications in order to promote statistical literacy.

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Chapter 1. Collecting Data and Drawing Conclusions
Chapter 2. Summarizing Data
Chapter 3. Randomness in Data
Chapter 4. Inference from Data: Principles
Chapter 5. Inference from Data: Comparisons
Chapter 6. Inferences with Categorical Data
Chapter 7. Relationships in Data

TABLE I Random Digits
TABLE II Standard Normal Probabilities
TABLE III t-Distribution Critical Values
TABLE IV Chi-Square Distribution Critical Values

A. Student Glossary
B. Sources for Studies and Datasets
C. List of Data Files and Applets

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