MEI Statistics 2 (MEI Structured Mathematics (A+AS Level))

By Roger Porkess

This sequence, famous for accessibility and for a student-friendly strategy, has a wealth of beneficial properties: labored Examples, actions, Investigations, Graded routines, Key issues summaries and dialogue issues. to make sure examination luck there are many up to date examination questions, plus indicators to point universal pitfalls. MEI supply complete aid to high schools via their community with newsletters, education days and an annual convention.

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The Lady Tasting Tea: How Statistics Revolutionized Science in the Twentieth Century

By David Salsburg

An insightful, revealing historical past of the paranormal arithmetic that reworked our international.

At a summer season tea celebration in Cambridge, England, a visitor states that tea poured into milk tastes varied from milk poured into tea. Her suggestion is shouted down through the medical minds of the gang. yet one guy, Ronald Fisher, proposes to scientifically try the speculation. there's no greater individual to behavior such an test, for Fisher is a pioneer within the box of records.

The woman Tasting Tea spotlights not just Fisher's theories but additionally the innovative principles of dozens of guys and ladies which have an effect on our smooth daily lives. Writing with verve and wit, David Salsburg strains breakthroughs starting from the increase and fall of Karl Pearson's theories to the tools of quality controls that rebuilt postwar Japan's financial system, together with a pivotal early examine at the means of a small beer cask on the Guinness brewing manufacturing unit. Brimming with fascinating tidbits and colourful characters, The woman Tasting Tea salutes the spirit of these who dared to examine the area in a brand new way.

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Challenges at the Interface of Data Analysis, Computer Science, and Optimization: Proceedings of the 34th Annual Conference of the Gesellschaft für ... Data Analysis, and Knowledge Organization)

This quantity presents methods and options to demanding situations happening on the interface of analysis fields comparable to information research, machine technological know-how, operations study, and statistics. It contains theoretically orientated contributions in addition to papers from a number of program parts, the place wisdom from diversified study instructions is required to discover the absolute best interpretation of information for the underlying challenge events. Beside conventional type study, the booklet makes a speciality of present pursuits in fields akin to the research of social relationships in addition to statistical musicology.

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Algebraic Geometry: A Concise Dictionary

By Elena Rubei

Algebraic geometry has a sophisticated, tricky language. This booklet features a definition, numerous references and the statements of the most theorems (without proofs) for each of the most typical phrases during this topic. a few phrases of comparable topics are integrated. It is helping newcomers that be aware of a few, yet no longer all, uncomplicated evidence of algebraic geometry to stick with seminars and to learn papers. The dictionary shape makes it effortless and fast to consult.


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Complex Surveys: A Guide to Analysis Using R

By Thomas Lumley

A whole advisor to undertaking advanced survey research utilizing R

As survey research keeps to function a center portion of sociological study, researchers are more and more depending upon facts accumulated from advanced surveys to hold out conventional analyses. Complex Surveys is a pragmatic consultant to the research of this type of info utilizing R, the freely on hand and downloadable statistical programming language. As writer of the categorical survey package deal for R, the writer presents the last word presentation of the way to effectively use the software program for reading info from complicated surveys whereas additionally using the most up-tp-date info from well-being and social sciences reviews to illustrate the applying of survey learn equipment in those fields.

The ebook starts with insurance of easy instruments and themes inside of survey research reminiscent of easy and stratified sampling, cluster sampling, linear regression, and specific info regression. next chapters delve into extra technical points of advanced survey research, together with post-stratification, two-phase sampling, lacking facts, and causal inference. in the course of the e-book, an emphasis is put on pics, regression modeling, and two-phase designs. moreover, the writer provides a different dialogue of epidemiological two-phase designs in addition to probability-weighting for causal inference. all the book's examples and figures are generated utilizing R, and a similar site offers the R code that enables readers to breed the awarded content material. every one bankruptcy concludes with routines that adjust in point of complexity, and specified appendices define extra mathematical and computational descriptions to help readers with evaluating effects from quite a few software program systems.

Complex Surveys is a wonderful ebook for classes on sampling and intricate surveys on the upper-undergraduate and graduate degrees. it's also a realistic reference advisor for utilized statisticians and practitioners within the social and health and wellbeing sciences who use information of their daily work.

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Statistical Distributions

By Merran Evans, Nicholas Hastings

A re-creation of the depended on consultant on generic statistical distributions

Fully up to date to mirror the most recent advancements at the subject, Statistical Distributions, Fourth variation keeps to function an authoritative advisor at the program of statistical how to examine throughout numerous disciplines. The e-book offers a concise presentation of well known statistical distributions in addition to the required wisdom for his or her winning use in facts modeling and analysis.

Following a simple advent, 40 well known distributions are defined in person chapters which are whole with comparable proof and formulation. Reflecting the most recent adjustments and traits in statistical distribution idea, the Fourth Edition features:

  • A new bankruptcy on queuing formulation that discusses commonplace formulation that regularly come up from basic queuing systems
  • Methods for extending self sustaining modeling schemes to the established case, masking ideas for producing complicated distributions from easy distributions
  • New insurance of conditional chance, together with conditional expectancies and joint and marginal distributions
  • Commonly used tables linked to the traditional (Gaussian), student-t, F and chi-square distributions
  • Additional reviewing equipment for the estimation of unknown parameters, equivalent to the tactic of percentiles, the tactic of moments, greatest probability inference, and Bayesian inference

Statistical Distributions, Fourth version is a superb complement for upper-undergraduate and graduate point classes at the subject. it's also a beneficial reference for researchers and practitioners within the fields of engineering, economics, operations study, and the social sciences who behavior statistical analyses.

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Reminiscences of a Statistician: The Company I Kept

This really nontechnical e-book is the 1st account of the historical past of facts from the Fisher revolution to the pc revolution. It sketches the careers, and highlights the various paintings, of sixty five humans, so much of them statisticians. What offers the e-book its designated personality is its emphasis at the author's interplay with those humans and the inclusion of many own anecdotes. mixed, those photographs supply an grand fly-on-the-wall view of information in the course of the interval in query. the tension is on rules and technical fabric is held to a minimal. therefore the booklet is on the market to an individual with a minimum of an user-friendly historical past in statistics.

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Encyclopedia of Measurement and Statistics, Volumes 1-3

By Neil J. Salkind

The Encyclopedia of size and Statistics offers cutting-edge details and ready-to-use proof from the fields of size and data in an unintimidating variety. the information and instruments contained in those pages are approachable and will be priceless for knowing our very technical global and the expanding stream of knowledge. even supposing there are references that disguise records and evaluation extensive, none offers as entire a source in as centred and available a fashion because the 3 volumes of this Encyclopedia. via nearly 500 contributions, specialists offer an summary and an evidence of the foremost issues in those areas.

Note: the three volumes are within the comparable dossier, see bookmarks.

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Carpenter's Guide to Innovative SAS Techniques

By Art Carpenter

Carpenter's advisor to leading edge SAS Techniques bargains complicated SAS programmers an all-in-one programming reference that incorporates complicated subject matters now not simply chanced on open air the depths of SAS documentation or extra complex education sessions. artwork wood worker has written fifteen chapters of complex counsel and methods, together with issues on information precis, facts research, and knowledge reporting. particular emphasis is put on information step options that resolve advanced information difficulties. there are many examples that illustrate complex thoughts that benefit from codecs, interface with the macro language, and make the most of the Output supply process. extra themes contain working procedure interfaces, desk look up ideas, and the construction of personalized reviews.

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Elementary Statistics (9th Edition)

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Weiss’s Elementary Statistics, 9th Edition, is the fitting textbook for introductory records periods that emphasize statistical reasoning and demanding pondering. complete in its insurance, Weiss’s meticulous kind deals cautious, particular factors to ease the training strategy. With greater than 850 facts units and over 2,350 workouts, this article takes a data-driven process that encourages scholars to use their wisdom and strengthen statistical understanding.


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