Books  Physical Sciences  Mathematics 

Problem Solving: A Statisticians Guide: Text in Statistical Science

By: Chris Chatfield

325 pages, Figs, tabs

Chapman & Hall (CRC Press)

Paperback | Dec 1995 | Edition: 2 | #102943 | ISBN: 0412606305
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £69.99 $90/€83 approx

About this book

This book illuminates the complex process of problem solving, including formulating the problem, collecting and analyzing data, and presenting the conclusions.


PART ONE: The general principles involved in tackling real-life statistical problemsIntroductionThe stages of a statistical investigationFormulating the problemCollecting the dataAnalyzing the data - 1: General strategyAnalyzing the data - 2: The initial examination of dataAnalyzing the data - 3: The 'definitive' analysisUsing resources - 1: The computerUsing resources - 2: The libraryCommunication - 1: Effective statistical consultingCommunication - 2: Effective report writingNumeracySummary: How to be an effective statisticianPART TWO: ExercisesDescriptive statisticsExploring dataCorrelation and regressionAnalyzing complex large-scale data setsAnalyzing more structured dataTime-series analysisMiscellaneousCollecting dataPART THREE: AppendicesAppendix A: A digest of statistical techniquesAppendix B: MINITAB and GLIMAppendix C: Some useful addressesAppendix D: Statistical tablesReferencesAuthor IndexSubject Index

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

The Beauty of Numbers in Nature

NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€18 approx

The Princeton Companion to Mathematics

NHBS Price: £82.95 $107/€98 approx

A Mathematical Nature Walk

NHBS Price: £18.95 $24/€22 approx

Mathematics for Ecology and Environmental Sciences

NHBS Price: £117.00 $151/€139 approx

Statistics and Truth

NHBS Price: £40.99 $53/€49 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194