Roxy Peck, Chris Olsen, and Jay Devore's new edition uses real data and attention-grabbing examples to introduce students to the study of statistics and data analysis. Traditional in structure yet modern in approach, this text guides students through an intuition-based learning process that stresses... more
Real data gives students authentic scenarios that help them understand statistical concepts in relevant, interesting contexts.
The book emphasizes graphical display as a necessary component of data analysis and provides broad coverage of sampling, survey design, experimental design and transformati... more
JMP statistical software is now packaged with new copies of the text.
Now, for instructors who prefer a briefer and more informal treatment of probability, two chapters previously from the book Statistics: The Exploration and Analysis of Data by Roxy Peck and Jay Devore are available as a custom op... more
Containing fully worked-out solutions to all of the odd-numbered exercises in the text, this manual gives you a way to check your answers and ensure that you have taken the correct steps to arrive at an answer.