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Statistics for Absolute Beginners: A Plain English Introduction (Paperback)


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Please note the Second Edition of this title is now available on Amazon on a new product page. Data is collected constantly: how far we travel, who we interact with online and where we spend our money. Every bit of data has a story to tell but isolated, these morsels of information lie dormant and useless, like unattached Lego blocks. This book guides you through the fundamentals of inferential and descriptive statistics with a mix of practical demonstrations, visual examples, historical origins, and plain English explanations. This includes an introduction to important techniques used to infer predictions from data, such as hypothesis testing, linear regression analysis, confidence intervals, probability theory, and data distribution. Descriptive statistics techniques such as central tendency measures and standard deviation are also covered in this book. If you've tried to learn data analytics before and failed, this book is for youFull Overview of Book Themes-Historical Development of Statistics-Data Sampling - Central Tendency Measures - Measures Of Spread -Measures Of Position -Designing Hypothesis Tests- Probability and Bayes Theory-Regression Analysis- Clustering AnalysisAs the launch pad to quantitative research, business optimization or a promising career in data science, it's never been a better time to brush up on statistics or learn these concepts for the very first time.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781549917486
ISBN-10: 154991748X
Publisher: Independently Published
Publication Date: September 28th, 2017
Pages: 158
Language: English