Essential Business Statistics

Series
Financial Times
Author
Angela McGrane / Joanne Smailes  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
1
Language
English
Total pages
288
Pub.-date
May 2000
ISBN13
9780273643333
ISBN
0273643339
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Description

This text provides an introduction to business statistics for business studies students. It is specifically designed to provide support and build confidence in students where teacher - student time is limited.

Features

  • Exceptional pedagogical features: definitions, worked examples, review activities, additional exercises, spreadsheet exercises (EXCEL based) with hints for completion and screendumps, worked solutions.
  • Suitable for modular courses.
  • Allows for self-paced learning/testing.

Table of Contents

Introduction.
1.Obtaining Data: Secondary Sources and Potential Errors.
2.Obtaining Data: Primary Sources and Survey Techniques.
3.Presenting Numerical Information: Charts and Tables.
4.Summarizing Data.
5.Index numbers.
6.Measures of Association Regression Analysis.
7.Time Series Analysis and Forecasting.
8.Probability.
9.Probability Distributions.
10.Estimation.
11.Testing Hypotheses.
12.Worked Examples.
References.
Appendices.
1.Mathematical Test and Related Instruction on Basic Mathematics.
2.Quick Reference Guide to Minitab Commands.
3.Quick Reference Guide to Lotus 1-2-3 Commands.
4.Significance of Rank (Spearman) Correlation Coefficient.
5.Chi-Squared Distribution.
6.T-Distribution.
7.Normal Distribution (Areas).
8.F-Distribution.


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