Statistics for People Who (think They) Hate Statistics

Statistics for People Who (think They) Hate Statistics

Using Excel 2016

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Sage Publications
Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics: Using Microsoft Excel 2016, Fourth Edition presents an often intimidating and difficult subject in a way that is clear, informative, and personable. Researchers and students will appreciate the book's unhurried pace and thorough, friendly presentation. Opening with an introduction to Excel 2016, including coverage of how to use functions and formulas, this edition also shows students how to install the Excel Data Analysis Tools option to access a host of useful analytical techniques. The book walks readers through various statistical procedures, beginning with simple descriptive statistics, correlations, and graphical representations of data, and ending with inferential techniques, analysis of variance, and a new introductory chapter on working with large datasets and data mining using Excel.

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Salkind presents students and instructors with an Excel 2016 adapted version of the fourth edition of his popular statistics textbook for undergraduate college students. He has organized the twenty-two chapters that make up the main body of his text in five parts devoted to general statistics, descriptive statistics, hypotheticals, inferential statistics, and data collection. The text is designed to be easily understood and fun for students and instructors to work with. The author is a retired faculty member of the University of Kansas. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Los Angeles :, SAGE,, [2017]
Edition: 4th edition
ISBN: 9781483374086
Characteristics: xxix, 512 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm


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