Naked Statistics

Naked Statistics

Stripping the Dread From the Data

Book - 2013
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From batting averages and political polls to game shows and medical research, the real-world application of statistics continues to grow by leaps and bounds. How can we catch schools that cheat on standardized tests? How does Netflix know which movies you’ll like? What is causing the rising incidence of autism? As best-selling author Charles Wheelan shows us in Naked Statistics, the right data and a few well-chosen statistical tools can help us answer these questions and more.
Publisher: New York :, W. W. Norton & Company,, [2013]
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780393071955
Branch Call Number: 519.5 WHE
Characteristics: xviii, 282 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm

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Jun 12, 2015

Reading this book after I've taken my Statistics class was much more interesting and made much more sense!

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