Probability & Statistics with R for Engineers and Scientists (Classic Version), 1st edition

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Probability & Statistics with R for Engineers and Scientists (Classic Version) provides an early introduction to major concepts that you’ll use to build a true understanding of the concepts. The text uses statistical software R which is widely used and freely available from the Free Software Foundation.

Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2016

ISBN-13: 9780137548552

Subject: Statistics, Advanced

Category: Probability

Table of contents

1. Basic Statistical Concepts
1.1 Why Statistics?
1.2 Populations and Samples
1.2.1 Exercises
1.3 Some Sampling Concepts
1.3.1 Representative Samples
1.3.2 Simple Random Sampling, and Stratied Sampling
1.3.3 Sampling With and Without Replacement
1.3.4 Non-representative Sampling
1.3.5 Exercises
1.4 Random Variables and Statistical Populations
1.4.1 Exercises
1.5 Basic Graphics for Data Visualization
1.5.1 Histograms and Stem and Leaf Plots
1.5.2 Scatterplots
1.5.3 Pie Charts and Bar Graphs
1.5.4 Exercises
1.6 Proportions, Averages and Variances
1.6.1 Population Proportion and Sample Proportion
1.6.2 Population Average and Sample Average
1.6.3 Population Variance and Sample Variance
1.6.4 Exercises
1.7 Medians, Percentiles and Box Plots
1.7.1 Exercises
1.8 Comparative Studies
1.8.1 Basic Concepts and Comparative Graphics
1.8.2 Lurking Variables and Simpson's Paradox
1.8.3 Causation: Experiments and Observational Studies
1.8.4 Factorial Experiments: Main E

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