Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close
Reading Between the Numbers Statistical Thinking in Everyday Life cover
  • ISBN: 9780071364003
  • ISBN10: 0071364005

Reading Between the Numbers Statistical Thinking in Everyday Life

by Joseph Tal

  • List Price: $16.95
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Edition: 1
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill
  • Publish date: 12/01/2000
used Add to Cart $1.21
You save: 93%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $21.96
Marketplace Item
Description
This quirky, fast-paced excursion through the world of statistics brings basic statistical concepts down to earth for general readers by showing how statistics are applied in our everyday lives. Drawing on such diverse examples as how pills are manufactured, elections are forecast, and chess tournaments are structured, psychologist Joseph Tal familiarizes readers with variables, means, medians, scales of measurement, sampling, estimating, and other stock-in-trade tools of the statistician. An unusually lively, informal review of statistical concepts Reading Between the Numbers:

* Features dozens of fascinating, often whimsical examples drawn from real life and literature, and 100 vivid graphs and tables

* Makes statistics fun and easy for general readers interested in numbers

* Is the ideal quick-study guide for those who need to learn statistical methods for their jobs

* Focuses on the psychology behind statistics, rather than problem-solving

* Is based on the author's popular professional workshops and seminars

Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Better World Books West

Location: Mishawaka, IN
Good
Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may
[...]
$1.21
Once Upon A Time Books

Location: Tontitown, AR
Good
This is a used book in good condition and may show some signs of use or wear.
$1.27
Hippo Books

Location: Toledo, OH
Good
Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited
[...]
$1.67
Waddle Books Inc.

Location: Fall River, MA
Good
Shipping Icon
We ship the same or next business day and provide a tracking number with tracking info.
$2.01
AwesomeBooksUSA

Location: Valley Cottage, NY
Very Good
This book is in very good condition. The cover may have some limited signs of
[...]
$3.33
AwesomeBooksUSA

Location: Valley Cottage, NY
Good
Book in good or better condition. Dispatched same day from US or UK warehouse.
$3.33
WonderBook

Location: Frederick, MD
Ask seller a question
Good
Good condition.
$5.63
Wonder Book - Member ABAA/ILAB

Location: Frederick, MD
Good
Good condition.
$6.33
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$7.06
Powell's Books

Location: Portland, OR
Very Good
$7.36
Ergodebooks

Location: Richmond, TX
Ask seller a question
New
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.
$21.96
Ables Bookstore

Location: chattanooga, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$23.57
One Stop Shop Bookstore

Location: Memphis, TN
Good
Shipping Icon
$24.02