Business Statistics in Practice: Using Data, Modeling, and Analytics
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Chapter 1: An Introduction to Business Statistics

Chapter 2: Descriptive Statistics: Tabular and Graphical Methods

Chapter 3: Descriptive Statistics: Numerical Methods

Chapter 4: Probability

Chapter 5: Discrete Random Variables

Chapter 6: Continuous Random Variables

Chapter 7: Sampling and Sampling Distributions

Chapter 8: Confidence Intervals

Chapter 9: Hypothesis Testing

Chapter 10: Statistical Inferences for Means and Proportions

Chapter 11: Statistical Inferences for Population Variances

Chapter 12: Experimental Design and Analysis of Variance

Chapter 13: Chi-Square Tests

Chapter 14: Simple Linear Regression Analysis

Chapter 15: Multiple Regression and Model Building

Chapter 16: Time Series Forecasting and Index Numbers

Chapter 18: Nonparametric Methods

Chapter 19: Decision Theory

Appendix A: Statistical Tables

Appendix B: Answers to Most Odd-Numbered Exercises

Appendix C: References

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