Statistical Analysis with Excel for Dummies, 3ed

Joseph Schmuller

ISBN: 9788126543441

528 pages

INR 429

Description

Readers use statistics in everyday life, for example to evaluate manufacturing output or "curve" test scores. Statistical Analysis with Excel for Dummies, Third Edition will show readers how to use the world's most popular spreadsheet program to crunch the numbers and interpret statistics--even if they haven't taken a statistics or advanced math course. Statistics have a reputation for being a challenging, math intensive pursuit. Using plain English and a minimum of equations, this book will get readers understanding statistics quickly and painlessly.

 

Introduction  

Part I: Getting Started with Statistical Analysis with Excel  

Chapter 1: Evaluating Data in the Real World

Chapter 2: Understanding Excel's Statistical Capabilities

Part II: Describing Data  

Chapter 3: Show and Tell: Graphing Data

Chapter 4: Finding Your Center

Chapter 5: Deviating from the Average

Chapter 6: Meeting Standards and Standings

Chapter 7: Summarizing It All

Chapter 8: What's Normal?

Part III: Drawing Conclusions from Data

Chapter 9: The Confidence Game: Estimation

Chapter 10: One-Sample Hypothesis Testing

Chapter 11: Two-Sample Hypothesis Testing

Chapter 12: Testing More Than Two Samples

Chapter 13: Slightly More Complicated Testing

Chapter 14: Regression: Linear and Multiple

Chapter 15: Correlation: The Rise and Fall of Relationships

Part IV: Probability  

Chapter 16: Introducing Probability

Chapter 17: More on Probability

Chapter 18: A Career in Modeling

Part V: The Part of Tens  

Chapter 19: Ten Statistical and Graphical Tips and Traps

Chapter 20: Ten Things (Thirteen, Actually) That Just Didn't Fit in Any Other Chapter

Appendix A: When Your Worksheet Is a Database

Appendix B: The Analysis of Covariance

Index  

Bonus Appendix 1: When Your Data Live Elsewhere

Bonus Appendix 2: Tips for Teachers (And Learners)