Logo

First Course in Statistics by D Caradog Jones

Small book cover: First Course in Statistics

First Course in Statistics
by

Publisher: G Bell
ISBN/ASIN: 0713506059
ISBN-13: 9780713506051
Number of pages: 288

Description:
The book is divided into two parts. Practically all the first part should be well within the understanding of the ordinary person. Part 2 is more mathematical, but an effort has been made throughout to explain results in such a way that the reader shall gain a general idea of the theory and be able to apply it without needing to master all the actual proofs. The whole is meant, not as an exhaustive treatise, but merely as a first course introducing the reader to more serious works, and, since real inspiration is to be found nowhere so surely as at the source, it is intended to encourage and fit him to pursue the subject further by consulting at least the most important original papers referred to in the text, only enough references being given to awaken curiosity.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Advanced High School StatisticsAdvanced High School Statistics
by - OpenIntro
Statistics is an applied field with a wide range of practical applications. This book is geared to the high school audience and is specifically tailored to be aligned with the AP Statistics curriculum. It is already being used by many high schools.
(4191 views)
Book cover: Lies, Damned Lies, or Statistics: How to Tell the Truth with StatisticsLies, Damned Lies, or Statistics: How to Tell the Truth with Statistics
by - Colorado State University, Pueblo
This is a first draft of a free textbook for a one-semester, undergraduate statistics course. Contents: One-Variable Statistics - Basics; Bi-variate Statistics - Basics; Linear Regression; Probability Theory; Bringing Home the Data; Basic Inferences.
(684 views)
Book cover: StatisticsStatistics
by - University of California, Berkeley
This text was written for an introductory class in Statistics for students in Business, Economics, or Social Science. This is the first and last class in Statistics. It also covers logic and reasoning at a level suitable for a general course.
(9497 views)
Book cover: Essentials of StatisticsEssentials of Statistics
by - BookBoon
This compendium of probability and statistics offers an instruction in the central areas of these subjects. The focus is overview. The book is intensively examplefied, which give the reader a recipe how to solve all the common types of exercises.
(10478 views)