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Mostly Harmless Statistics is a great book for students new to statistics and are sure to benefit from this fully ADA accessible and relevant textbook. The examples resonate with everyday life, the text is approachable, and has a conversational tone to provide an inclusive and easy to read format for students. This book is an introductory level probability and statistics course with an intermediate algebra prerequisite.

The focus of the text follows the American Statistical Association’s Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE). Software examples are provided for Microsoft Excel, TI-84 & TI-89 calculators. A separate document is provided on the website with examples in SPSS.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction to Data

Chapter 2 Organizing Data

Chapter 3 Descriptive Statistics

Chapter 4 Probability

Chapter 5 Discrete Probability Distributions

Chapter 6 Continuous Probability Distributions

Chapter 7 Confidence Intervals for One Population

Chapter 8 Hypothesis Tests for One Population

Chapter 9 Hypothesis Tests & Confidence Intervals for Two Populations

Chapter 10 Chi-Square Tests

Chapter 11 Analysis of Variance

Chapter 12 Correlation and Regression

Chapter 13 Nonparametric Tests