This volume introduces the theoretical ideas in probability and statistics by means of examples. The strengths of the BASIC computer language are exploited to illustrate probabilistic and statistical ideas. Topics described by the Committee on the Under-graduate Program in Mathematics are included.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Elementary Probability 3. Properties of Discrete Random Variables 4. Continuous Outcome Spaces 5. Sampling 6. Estimation of Parameters 7. Hypothesis Testing 8. Two-Sample Tests 9. Analysis of Classification Data 10. Simple Linear Regression and Association 11. The Analysis of Variance