One, Two, Three

One, Two, Three


  • Author: David Berlinski
  • Release Date : 2011-05-10
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • File Size: 8880556 Bytes


From the acclaimed author of A Tour of the Calculus and The Advent of the Algorithm, here is a riveting look at mathematics that reveals a hidden world in some of its most fundamental concepts. In his latest foray into mathematics, David Berlinski takes on the simplest questions that can be asked: What is a number? How do addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division actually work? What are geometry and logic? As he delves into these subjects, he discovers and lucidly describes the beauty and complexity behind their seemingly simple exteriors, making clear how and why these mercurial, often slippery concepts are essential to who we are. Filled with illuminating historical anecdotes and asides on some of the most fascinating mathematic...

How to Abandon Ship

How to Abandon Ship


  • Author: Phil Richards, John J Banigan & Twain Braden
  • Release Date : 2016-09-13
  • Genre: Sports & Outdoors
  • File Size: 1175171 Bytes


Based on interviews with the crew and captain of a torpedoed tanker who survived nineteen days in a lifeboat in heavy seas and scorching tropical sun—this information is incredibly useful even today. How to Abandon Ship was written during World War II to save the lives of seamen by instilling a commonsense, organized, no-panic clarity to getting off torpedoed ships safely and, perhaps more importantly, surviving later. It is a gem that can once again be used to save lives.Former schooner captain and author Twain Braden updates this solid and useful advice with a foreword addressing today’s technology. Braden used How to Abandon Ship to teach crewmembers fifty years after it was written while sailing the rugged and dangerous Maine coast.The writin...

Elementary Statistics

Elementary Statistics


  • Author : Ron Larson
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2002-03
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0130655953


Elementary Statistics Book Description :

Written for successful study, every aspect of Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World has been carefully crafted to help readers learn statistics. Chapter topics cover an introduction to statistics, descriptive statistics, probability, discrete probability distributions, normal probability distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing with one sample, hypothesis testing with two-samples, correlation and regression, chi-square tests and the F-distribution, and nonparametric tests. For individuals who want to learn statistics....

The Statistical Imagination
Score: 5
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The Statistical Imagination


  • Author : Ferris Joseph Ritchey
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Genre: Mathematical statistics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0072891238


The Statistical Imagination Book Description :

1 - The Statistical Imagination 2 - Statistical Analysis: Error Management and Control 3 - Charts and Graphs: A Picture Says A Thousand Words 4 - Measuring Averages 5 - Measuring Dispersion or Spread in a Distribution of Scores 6 - Probability Theory and the Normal Probability Distribution 7 - Using Probability Theory to Produce Sampling Distributions 8 - Parameter Estimation Using Confidence Intervals 9 - Hypothesis Testing 10 - Single Sample Hypothesis Tests: Establishing the Representativeness of Samples 11 - Bivariate Relationships: T-Test for Comparing the Means of Two Groups 12 - Analysis of Variance: Differences Among Means of Three or More Groups 13 - Nominal Variables: The Chi-Square and Binomial Distributions 14 - Correlation and Regression...

Elementary Statistics

Elementary Statistics


  • Author : Allan G. Bluman
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics
  • Release Date : 2006-06
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 007330543X


Elementary Statistics Book Description :

ELEMENTARY STATISTICS: A STEP BY STEP APPROACHis for general beginning statistics courses with a basic algebra prerequisite. The book is non-theoretical, explaining concepts intuitively and teaching problem solving through worked examples and step-by-step instructions. This edition places more emphasis on conceptual understanding and understanding results. This edition also features increased emphasis on Excel, MINITAB, and the TI-83 Plus and TI 84-Plus graphing calculators, computing technologies commonly used in such courses....

Elementary Statistics

Elementary Statistics


  • Author : Mario F. Triola
  • Publisher : Addison-Wesley
  • Release Date : 1997-07
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0201859254


Elementary Statistics Book Description :

Addison-Wesley is proud to celebrate the Tenth Edition of Elementary Statistics.& This text is highly regarded because of its engaging and understandable introduction to statistics. The&author's commitment to providing student-friendly guidance through the material and giving students opportunities to apply their newly learned skills in a real-world context has made Elementary Statistics the #1 best-seller in the market....

ELEMENTARY STATISTICS

ELEMENTARY STATISTICS


  • Author : J.P. GOEL
  • Publisher : TRUEFRIEND PUBLICATIONS
  • Release Date : 2020-05-01
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


ELEMENTARY STATISTICS Book Description :

This edition largely focuses on simple, lucid and to the point explanation of the text. The book also aims at developing writing skills among the students i.e. how to write correct and to the point answers in examination. The numerical portion of the book has been dealt with effectively. The basics of numericals have been duly explained. The number of numericals both solved and unsolved has been raised. The author has an interaction with a large number of teachers in various seminars and workshops organized across different parts of the country. This book incorporates all the valuable suggestions received from the teachers....

Elementary Statistics
Score: 4
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Elementary Statistics


  • Author : Ron Larson
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release Date : 2011-01-14
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0321693620


Elementary Statistics Book Description :

ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously ...

Elementary Statistics Using Excel

Elementary Statistics Using Excel


  • Author : Mario F. Triola
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release Date : 2016-02-18
  • Genre: Mathematics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780134429816


Elementary Statistics Using Excel Book Description :

This is the eBook of the printed book and may not include any media, website access codes, or print supplements that may come packaged with the bound book. From SAT scores to job search methods, statistics influences and shapes the world around us. Marty Triola’s text continues to be the bestseller because it helps students understand the relationship between statistics and the world, bringing life to the theory and methods. Elementary Statistics Using Excel raises the bar with every edition by incorporating an unprecedented amount of real and interesting data that will help instructors connect with students today, and help them connect statistics to their daily lives. The Fifth Edition contains more than 1,800 exercises, 89% of which use real data...