The Resource The manga guide to statistics, Shin Takahashi

The manga guide to statistics, Shin Takahashi

Label
The manga guide to statistics
Title
The manga guide to statistics
Statement of responsibility
Shin Takahashi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • jpn
  • eng
Summary
Think you can't have fun learning statistics? Think again. The Manga Guide to Statistics will teach you everything you need to know about this essential discipline, while entertaining you at the same time. With its unique combination of Japanese-style comics called manga and serious educational content, the EduManga format is already a hit in Japan. In The Manga Guide to Statistics, our heroine Rui is determined to learn about statistics to impress the dreamy Mr. Igarashi and begs her father for a tutor. Soon she's spending her Saturdays with geeky, bespectacled Mr. Yamamoto, who patiently teac
Cataloging source
UMI
Dewey number
519.5 T136 2008 [ONLINE]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA276.13
LC item number
.T351 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • comics graphic novels
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The manga guide to statistics, Shin Takahashi
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • Title from resource description page
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  • netc
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Table of Contents; Preface; Our Prologue: Statistics with Heart-Pounding Excitement; Chapter 1: Determining Data Types; 1. Categorical Data and Numerical Data; 2. An Example of Tricky Categorical Data; 3. How Multiple-Choice Answers Are Handled in Practice; Exercise and Answer; Summary; Chapter 2: Getting the Big Picture: Understanding Numerical Data; 1. Frequency Distribution Tables and Histograms; 2. Mean (Average); 3. Median; 4. Standard Deviation; 5. The Range of Class of a Frequency Table; 6. Estimation Theory and Descriptive Statistics; Exercise and Answer; Summary
  • 2. Calculating Arithmetic Mean, Median, and Standard Deviation3. Making a Cross Tabulation; 4. Calculating the Standard Score and the Deviation Score; 5. Calculating the Probability of the Standard Normal Distribution; 6. Calculating the Point on the Horizontal Axis of the Chi-Square Distribution; 7. Calculating the Correlation Coefficient; 8. Performing Tests of Independence; Index; Updates
  • Chapter 3: Getting the Big Picture:Understanding Categorical Data1. Cross Tabulations; Exercise and Answer; Summary; Chapter 4: Standard Score andDeviation Score; 1. Normalization and Standard Score; 2. Characteristics of Standard Score; 3. Deviation Score; 4. Interpretation of Deviation Score; Exercise and Answer; Summary; Chapter 5: Let's Obtain the Probability; 1. Probability Density Function; 2. Normal Distribution; 3. Standard Normal Distribution; 4. Chi-square Distribution; 5. t Distribution; 6. F distribution; 7. Distributions and Excel; Exercise and Answer; Summary
  • Chapter 6: Let's Look at the Relationship Between Two Variables1. Correlation Coefficient; 2. Correlation Ratio; 3. Cramer's Coefficient; Exercise and Answer; Summary; Chapter 7: Let's Explorethe Hypothesis Tests; 1. Hypothesis Tests; 2. The Chi-Square Test of Independence; 3. Null Hypotheses And Alternative Hypotheses; 4. P-value and Procedure For Hypothesis Tests; 5. Tests of Independence and Tests of Homogeneity; 6. Hypothesis Test Conclusions; Exercise and Answer; Summary; Let's Calculate Using Excel; 1. Making a Frequency Table
Control code
ocn311509941
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (211 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781593271893
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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cl0500000035
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28068488
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)311509941
  • acaebk1593271891

Library Locations

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      -38.195656 144.304955
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