Elementary Statistics - Annotated Instructor's Edition Author:Mario F. Triola The author and publisher of this award-winning book share a common goal: Provide the best possible introductory statistics book for both students and professors. Elementary Statistics, Eighth Edition, incorporates the latest technological and teaching advances, an abundance of pedagogical features, and real, meaningful, and interesting applicati... more »ons, such as those related to these questions:
Does it rain more on weekends (as reported by the media)?
Is the mean body temperature really 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit, as is commonly believed?
When the Titanic sank, did passengers follow the rule of "women and children first"?
Would you be surprised to learn that regular Coke weighs more than diet coke?
Can analysis of discarded garbage be used to predict the size of a population?
Do fighter jet ejection seats need to be designed to better accommodate female pilots?
The new CD-ROM bound inside the back cover of every new textbook features software programs, including STATDISK, a statistical software package for both Windows and Macintosh; DDXL, an Excel add-in; and TI-83 programs. Data sets are included in Minitab, Microsoft Excel, SPSS, and ASCII formats, and in a new TI-83 Plus application.« less