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Lies, Damned Lies, or Statistics: How to Tell the Truth with Statistics
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  • Title Lies, Damned Lies, or Statistics: How to Tell the Truth with Statistics
  • Author(s) Jonathan A. Poritz
  • Publisher: CreateSpace (May 13, 2017); eBook (Creative Commons Licensed)
  • License(s): CC BY-NC-SA 4.0
  • Paperback: 142 pages
  • eBook: PDF
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1984064584
  • ISBN-13: 978-1984064585
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Book Description

The the goal of this book to help you learn How to Tell the Truth with Statistics and, therefore, how to tell when others are telling the truth ... or are faking their "news".

This is a textbook for a one-semester, undergraduate statistics course. It covers Data Analysis, Binomial and normal models, Sample statistics, confidence intervals, hypothesis tests, linear regression and correlation, and chisquare tests, etc.

About the Authors
  • Benjamin Yakir is a Professor of Statistics at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
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