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Practical Statistics for the Biological Sciences: Simple Pathways to Statistical Analyses

TextbookHandbook / Manual

By: Stephen Ashcroft and Chris Pereira

191 pages, Figs, tabs


Paperback | Dec 2002 | #128153 | ISBN: 0333960440
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Introductory text explaining the theory behind each of the statistical analyses, demonstrating how to choose which to use. Accompanying the book is the PractiStat CD-ROM which allows data to be entered and instant statistical results to be provided.


Basic Concepts of Statistics - Descriptive Statistics - Histograms and Box Plots - Student's T-Test - Mann-Whitney U-Test - Paired T-Test - Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test - One Way Analysis of Variance (ANOVA) - Matched Samples ANOVA - Multiple Comparison Tests - Kruskal-Wallis Test - Friedman Test - Two-Way ANOVA - Correlation and Regression - The Chi-Square Tests - Useful Statistics - Appendices -

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STEPHEN ASHCROFT is Reader in Clinical Biochemistry, University of Oxford. - CHRIS PEREIRA is Manager, Mechanical Testing Lab., University of Toronto.

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