## Introductory StatisticsThrough four previous editions, Introductory Statistics has made statistics both interesting and accessible to a wide and varied audience. The realistic content of its examples and exercises, the clarity and brevity of its presentation, and the soundness of its pedagogical approach have received the highest remarks from both students and instructors. Now this bestseller is available in a new Fifth Edition. |

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### Contents

INTRODUCTION | 2 |

Case Study l3 Yes Looks Can Kill Your Chance | 7 |

Case Study 83 What ls Causing Job Stress? 378 Samples 471 | 8 |

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