Chapman and Hall/CRC
392 pages | 61 B/W Illus.
Statistics for Business is meant as a textbook for students in business, computer science, bioengineering, environmental technology, and mathematics. In recent years, business statistics is used widely for decision making in business endeavours. It emphasizes statistical applications, statistical model building, and determining the manual solution methods.
This text is prepared based on "self-taught" method.
This textbook is meant to for beginners and advanced learners as a text in Statistics for Business or Applied Statistics for undergraduate and graduate students.
Introduction to statistics and its business applications. Data structures, data sources and data collection. Data presentation. Measures of central tendency (mct). Dispersion. Skewness, moments and kurtosis. Correlation and regression analysis. Probability. Random variables and expectation. Discrete probability distribution. Continuous probability distribution. Hypothesis testing / parametric tests / distribution tests / tests of significance. Appendix: a answers to the exercise problems. Appendix: st statistical tables. Appendix: i index