# Schaum's Outline of Business Statistics, Fourth Edition

McGraw Hill Professional, Oct 16, 2009 - Mathematics - 432 pages

Confused by business statistics? Problem solved.

Schaum's Outline of Business Statistics helps you understand basic concepts and offers extra practice on topics you'll encounter in your introductory- and intermediate-level courses. With this book, you'll understand and master the basic methods of statistical description, statistical inference, decision analysis, and process control. You will also learn about frequency distributions, histograms and frequency polygons, frequency curves, sampling distribution of the mean, and more.

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### Contents

 Chapter 1 Analyzing Business Data 1 Chapter 2 Statistical Presentations and Graphical Displays 10 Measures of Location 44 Measures of Dispersion 57 Chapter 5 Probability 74 Binomial Hypergeometric and Poission 99 Normal and Exponential 122 Chapter 8 Sampling Distributions and Confidence Intervals for the Mean 142
 Chapter 17 Nonparametric Statistics 318 Payoff Tables and Decision Trees 336 Chapter 19 Statistical Process Control 356 Appendix 1 Table of Random Numbers 377 Appendix 2 Binomial Probabilities 378 Appendix 3 Values of esup955 382 Appendix 4 Poission Probabilities 383 Appendix 5 Proportions of Area for the Standard Normal Distribution 388

 Chapter 9 Other Confidence Intervals 160 Chapter 10 Testing Hypotheses Concerning the Value of the Population Mean 174 Chapter 11 Testing Other Hypotheses 197 Chapter 12 The ChiSquare Test for the Analysis of Qualitative Data 219 Chapter 13 Analysis of Variance 241 Chapter 14 Linear Regression and Correlation Analysis 263 Chapter 15 Multiple Regression and Correlation 283 Chapter 16 Time Series Analysis and Business Forecasting 296
 Appendix 6 Proportions of Area for the t Distribution 390 Appendix 7 Proportions of Area for the 967sup2 Distribution 391 Appendix 8 Values of F Exceeded with Probabilities of 5 and 1 393 Appendix 9 Factors for Control Charts 397 Appendix 10 Critical Values of T in the Wilcoxon Test 398 Index 401 Copyright