Basic business statistics : concepts and applications / Berenson, Levine, Krehbiel, Watson, Jayne, Turner, O'Brien.
Contributor(s): Levine, David M [author.] | Krehbiel, Timothy C [author.] | Watson, Judith [author.] | Jayne, N [author.] | Turner, Lindsay W [author.] | O'Brien, Martin [author.].Material type: BookPublisher: Frenchs Forest, N.S.W. : Pearson Australia, Copyright date: c2010Edition: 2nd edition ; First adaptation edition.Description: xvii, 622 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 28 cm.Content type: still image | text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781442500334 (pbk.).Other title: Basic business statistics [Cover title] | Basic business statistics 2 [Other title].Subject(s): Studies and reports. Series N, (Statistics) | Commercial statistics | Business mathematics | Commercial statistics | Statistics | Statistics | Business mathematics | Business studies (Australia) | Statistics & probability (Australia)DDC classification: 519.5
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This second Australasian and Pacific edition co-authored by Judith Watson, Nicola Jayne, Martin O'Brien.
Previous ed.: 2007.
Authorised adaptation from the U.S. ed.: 'Basic business statistics: concepts and applications' / Mark L. Berenson, David M. Levine, Timothy C. Krehbiel; 11th ed., Prentice Hall, 2009.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Pt. I. Presenting and describing information -- 1. Introduction and data collection -- 2. Presenting data in tables and charts -- 3. Numerical descriptive measures -- Pt. II. Measuring uncertainty -- 4. Basic probability -- 5. Some important discrete probability distributions -- 6. The normal distributions and other continuous distributions -- 7. Sampling distributions -- Pt. III. Drawing conclusions about populations based only on sample information -- 8. Confidence interval estimation -- 9. Fundamentals of hypothesis testing: one-sample tests -- 10. Two-sample tests and analysis of variance -- 11. Chi-square tests and two-sample parametric proportion tests -- Pt. IV. Determining cause and making reliable forecasts -- 12. Simple linear regression -- 13. Introduction to multiple regression -- 14. Time-series forecasting and index numbers.
An introductory textbook covering: presenting and describing information, probability, regression analysis and much more.