Help students overcome their apprehension about statistics with Brase and Brase's UNDERSTANDING BASIC STATISTICS. A condensed and more streamlined version of the same authors' bestselling UNDERSTANDABLE STATISTICS, Eleventh Edition, this book offers instructors an effective way to teach the essentia... more
Critical Thinking boxes at the end of most sections help students hone their critical thinking skills by providing additional clarification on specific statistical concepts as a safeguard against incorrect evaluation of information.
Interpretation boxes in several chapters help students refine thei... more
New copies of the text are packaged with JMP® statistical software.
"What Does . . . Tell Us?" and "Important Features of a . . ." provide brief, just-in-time summaries of key concepts.
New examples and exercises help to keep the material fresh, timely, and relevant.
The book's exposition has bee... more
Contains fully worked-out solutions to all of the odd-numbered exercises in the text, giving you a way to check your answers and ensure that you took the correct steps to arrive at an answer.