Business Statistics

Business Statistics : A First Course

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Intended for a one term course in Business Statistics for those instructors looking for a briefer book. This text covers the concepts and applications of statistics used in the functional areas of Business-Accounting, Marketing, Management, Economics, and Finance. Thoroughly revised to shift its emphasis more on concepts than statistical methods, it shows students how to properly use statistics to analyze data, demonstrate how computer software is an integral part of this analysis, and provide many exercises, cases and projects to support the learning process.show more

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  • Paperback | 784 pages
  • 206 x 254 x 32mm | 1,478.7g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 0130867543
  • 9780130867544

Table of contents

*Preface. *Introduction and Data Collection. *Presenting Data in Tables and Charts. *Summarizing and Describing Numerical Data. *Basic Probability and Probability Distributions. *Sampling Distributions and Confidence Interval Estimation. *Fundamentals of Hypothesis Testing: One-Sample Tests. *Two-Sample and C-Sample Tests with Numerical Data. *Hypothesis Testing with Categorical Data. *The Simple Linear Regression Model and Correlation. *Multiple Regression. *Time Series Analysis. *Statistical Applications in Quality and Productivity Management.Appendix A. Review of Arithmetic and Algebra. Appendix B. Summation Notation. Appendix C. Statistical Symbols and Greek Alphabet. Appendix D. Documentation for Data Files. Appendix E. Tables. Appendix F. Installing the PHStat Add-In. Index.show more

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