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Analysing Environmental Data

Textbook

By: Allan Pentecost

214 pages, Figs, tabs

Addison Wesley Longman (Pearson Education)

Paperback | May 1999 | #94253 | ISBN: 058231058X
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About this book

Features: simple introduction to data analysis for environmental sciences and studies; covers widely used statistics packages such as Minitab, SPSS, and Excel; and features specialised chapters especially useful for environmental science which cover questionnaires, modelling, toxicity testing and multivariate analysis.


Contents

Introduction; Conducting and Designing Experiments; Descriptive Statistics; Presentation of Data; The Normal Curve & Inferential Statistics; Frequency Distributions; Recognising the Normal Distribution; Comparing Two Samples; Confidence Intervals for Means & Proportions; Analysis of Variance; Testing if a Relationship Occurs Between Two Variables Using Correlation; Mathematical Description of a Relationship Between Two Variables Using Regression; An Introduction to Modelling; An Introduction to Toxicity Testing; An Introduction to Multivariate Analysis; Questionnaires; Sampling and Experimental Design Revisited; Appendices; Glossary; Index.

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