## Chances are: the only statistics book you'll ever need"Chances Are" is a book designed to make statistics accessible to everyone, regardless of how much math they remember from school. With Steve Slavin's help, readers can actually teach themselves all the statistics they will ever need. |

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User Review - Not Available - Book VerdictWhen do you draw a bar graph and when a line graph? Although Slavin finally answers that question a few chapters after he poses it, his initial advice is that "sometimes one or the other looks more ... Read full review

### Contents

Basic Arithmetic Operations | 23 |

The Mean Median Mode and Range | 35 |

Frequency Distribution | 49 |

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