Everything you wanted to know about Data Analysis and Fitting
by Peter Young
Publisher: arXiv 2012
Number of pages: 55
These notes discuss, in a style intended for physicists, how to average data and fit it to some functional form. I try to make clear what is being calculated, what assumptions are being made, and to give a derivation of results rather than just quote them. The aim is put a lot useful pedagogical material together in a convenient place.
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by Jamie DeCoster - University of Alabama
It is important to know how to understand statistics so that we can make the proper judgments when a person presents us with an argument backed by data. Data are numbers with a context. We must always keep the meaning of our data in mind.
by Stan Brown - BrownMath.com
This book is an alternative to the usual textbooks for a one-semester course in statistics. The author tried to make statistics approachable to anyone with high-school math, but it's still a technical subject. There is very little use of formulas.
by D Caradog Jones - G Bell
First part of the book is within the understanding of the ordinary person. Part 2 is more mathematical, but the results are explained in such a way that the reader shall gain a general idea of the theory and applications without mastering the proofs.
by Michael Falk at al. - University of Wuerzburg
This book links up elements from time series analysis with a selection of statistical procedures used in general practice including the statistical software package SAS. The book addresses students of statistics, economics, demography, engineering.