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Probability Statistics with R for Engineers and Scientists

Michael Akritas

1st Edition

This text grew out of the author's notes for a course that he has taught for many years to a diverse group of undergraduates. The early introduction to the major concepts engages students immediately, which helps them see the big picture, and sets an appropriate tone for the course. In subsequent chapters, these topics are revisited, developed, and formalized, but the earl

1.2

Populations and Samples

Exercises

p.6

1.3

Some Sampling Concepts

Exercises

p.10

1.4

Random Variables and Statistical Populations

Exercises

p.12

1.5

Basic Graphics for Data Visualization

Exercises

p.20

1.6

Proportions, Averages, and Variances

Exercises

p.29

1.7

Medians, Percentiles, and Boxplots

Exercises

p.35

1.8

Comparative Studies

Exercises

p.47