This attractive ebook is helping readers determine after which discard fifty two misconceptions approximately information and statistical summaries. the point of interest is on significant ideas contained in normal undergraduate and graduate classes in records, examine tools, or quantitative research. Interactive net workouts that extra advertise undoing the misconceptions are discovered at the book's website.
The author’s obtainable dialogue of every false impression has 5 parts:
- a quick description of the misunderstanding
Evidence that the misunderstanding Exists
– examples and claimed prevalence
Why the misunderstanding is Dangerous
– end result of getting the misunderstanding
Undoing the Misconception
- tips to imagine accurately in regards to the concept
- an interactive job to assist readers achieve a company clutch of the statistical suggestion and conquer the misconception.
The book's statistical misconceptions are grouped into 12 chapters that fit the themes commonly taught in introductory/intermediate classes. even though, all the fifty two discussions is self-contained, therefore permitting the misconceptions to be lined in any order with out complicated the reader. equipped and provided during this demeanour, the booklet is a perfect complement for any general textbook.
An excellent complement for undergraduate and graduate classes in statistics, learn tools, or quantitative research taught in psychology, schooling, enterprise, nursing, drugs, and the social sciences. The ebook additionally appeals to self sustaining researchers attracted to undoing their statistical misconceptions.