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The statistical exorcist : dispelling statistics anxiety, Myles Hollander, Frank Proschan

Label
The statistical exorcist : dispelling statistics anxiety
Title
The statistical exorcist
Title remainder
dispelling statistics anxiety
Statement of responsibility
Myles Hollander, Frank Proschan
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hollander, Myles
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276.12
LC item number
.H65 1984
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1921-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Proschan, Frank
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Statistics
  • Statistique
  • Statistique
  • Statistics
  • Statistik
  • Statistiek
  • Statistik
Label
The statistical exorcist : dispelling statistics anxiety, Myles Hollander, Frank Proschan
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making decisions. Gambling at roulette -- The dowry problem -- A tie is like kissing your sister -- Monitoring a nuclear reactor -- Should you inspect each item before accepting the lot? -- Statistical control charts -- If one is good, why not have two? Redundancy -- Predicting the reliability of a complex system -- Round-robin tournaments -- Sampling. Estimating a population property from a sample -- Selecting a sample from a population: The Literary digest's fatal indigestion -- Using a table of random numbers -- The racing car problem -- Capture-recapture -- Negotiating a contract in the absence of competitive bids -- Learning from data. Was the 1970 draft lottery fair? -- A case of bias? -- Do people agree? -- Do overweight men tend to have high blood pressure? -- Planning experiments -- Estimating probabilities. Life tables -- Estimating survival probabilities -- Reliability growth -- Revising opinions -- The birthday problem -- The law of averages
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 247 pages
Isbn
9780824772253
Lccn
84017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11045309
Label
The statistical exorcist : dispelling statistics anxiety, Myles Hollander, Frank Proschan
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Making decisions. Gambling at roulette -- The dowry problem -- A tie is like kissing your sister -- Monitoring a nuclear reactor -- Should you inspect each item before accepting the lot? -- Statistical control charts -- If one is good, why not have two? Redundancy -- Predicting the reliability of a complex system -- Round-robin tournaments -- Sampling. Estimating a population property from a sample -- Selecting a sample from a population: The Literary digest's fatal indigestion -- Using a table of random numbers -- The racing car problem -- Capture-recapture -- Negotiating a contract in the absence of competitive bids -- Learning from data. Was the 1970 draft lottery fair? -- A case of bias? -- Do people agree? -- Do overweight men tend to have high blood pressure? -- Planning experiments -- Estimating probabilities. Life tables -- Estimating survival probabilities -- Reliability growth -- Revising opinions -- The birthday problem -- The law of averages
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 247 pages
Isbn
9780824772253
Lccn
84017463
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)11045309

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