Statistics A Complete Introduction A Teach Yourself Guide

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 007176867X
Release Date: 2011-04-26
Genre: Mathematics

More than 60 million Teach Yourself products sold worldwide Increase your odds of mastering statistics Understand Statistics is a straightforward introduction to the principles of this vital field of mathematics. You don't have to have much knowledge on the subject as this book will walk you through it step-by-step. With examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes even complex concepts and techniques easy for you to grasp. Includes: One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience Suitable for understanding the statistics you are bombarded with in everyday life Useful in the work place or as part of your course

Statistics A Complete Introduction

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Teach Yourself
ISBN: 1444191179
Release Date: 2013-03-29
Genre: Mathematics

Statistics: A Complete Introduction is the most comprehensive yet easy-to-use introduction to using Statistics. Written by a leading expert, this book will help you if you are studying for an important exam or essay, or if you simply want to improve your knowledge. The book covers all the key areas of Statistics including graphs, data interpretation, spreadsheets, regression, correlation and probability. Everything you will need is here in this one book. Each chapter includes not only an explanation of the knowledge and skills you need, but also worked examples and test questions.

Statistics An Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473652019
Release Date: 2017-04-06
Genre: Mathematics

Do you need to gain confidence with handling numbers and formulae? Do you want a clear, step-by-step guide to the key concepts and principles of statistics? Nearly all aspects of our lives can be subject to statistical analysis. Statistics: An Introduction shows you how to interpret, analyze and present figures. Assuming minimal knowledge of maths and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes often complex concepts and techniques easy to get to grips with. This new edition has been fully updated. Whether you want to understand the statistics that you are bombarded with every day or are a student or professional coming to statistics from a wide range of disciplines, Statistics: An Introduction covers it all.

Sports Science A Complete Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Simon Rea
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473614901
Release Date: 2015-12-03
Genre: Medical

Written by a Lecturer in Sport and Fitness with over ten years' experience in teaching and devising degree modules, Sports Science: A Complete Introduction is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place. It covers the key areas that students are expected to be confident in, outlining the basics in clear, jargon-free English and providing added-value features like summaries of key experiments and even lists of questions you might be asked in your seminar or exam. Each chapter covers a key introductory area, so by the end of the book you'll have a clear understanding of the essential principles of sport science. Starting with key points in anatomy and physiology, it covers sports psychology, biomechanics and also introduces sports nutrition, as well as how to plan research in sport. It is structured to mirror the way sports science is taught on many first year undergraduate and foundation degree courses. By the end you'll have a clear understanding of the essential principles of sport science.

Economics A Complete Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Thomas Coskeran
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444144444
Release Date: 2012-11-23
Genre: Business & Economics

Economics is a huge subject, and this book is the perfect place to start. Designed specially for undergraduates, it includes features such as questions that may come up in exams, quotes from leading theorists that you can use in your essays, and case studies providing real-life examples. The book is written by Dr Thomas Coskeran, a lecturer at Durham University School of Business, who has been an advisor to both HM Treasury and the NHS. This really is the only book you need to start getting great results in economics.

Quantum Mechanics A Complete Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Alexandre Zagoskin
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473602434
Release Date: 2015-08-27
Genre: Science

Written by Dr Alexandre Zagoskin, who is a Reader at Loughborough University, Quantum Mechanics: A Complete Introduction is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place. It covers the key areas that students are expected to be confident in, outlining the basics in clear jargon-free English, and then providing added-value features like summaries of key ideas, and even lists of questions you might be asked in your exam. The book uses a structure that is designed to make quantum physics as accessible as possible - by starting with its similarities to Newtonian physics, rather than the rather startling differences.

Criminology A Complete Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Peter Joyce
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444170252
Release Date: 2013-01-04
Genre: Social Science

Written by Peter Joyce, who is a current criminology lecturer and a leading researcher, Criminology - The Essentials is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place. It covers the key areas that students are expected to be confident in, outlining the basics in clear jargon-free English, and then providing added-value features like summaries of key books, and even lists of questions you might be asked in your seminar or exam. The book uses a structure that mirrors many university courses on criminology - starting with definitions of crime, then examining why people commit crime, and how crime can be prevented and detected. Later chapters hone in on the criminal justice system itself, examining the role of the police, the courts and prisons. This book is unique for its comparative approach to criminology, enabling students to understand criminology in the context of the UK, the US and further afield. Teach Yourself titles employ the 'Breakthrough method', which is designed specifically to overcome problems that students face. - Problem: 'I find it difficult to remember what I've read.'; Solution: this book includes end-of-chapter questions and summaries - Problem: 'Most books mention important other sources, but I can never find them in time.'; Solution: this book includes key texts and case studies are summarised, complete with fully referenced quotes ready to use in your essay or exam. - Problem: 'Lots of introductory books turn out to cover totally different topics than my course.'; Solution: this book is written by a current university lecturer who understands what students are expected to know.

Christianity A Complete Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: John Young
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473615779
Release Date: 2016-07-14
Genre: Religion

'An exciting, engaging and intellectually serious book' Dr Rowan Williams, 104th Archbishop of Canterbury 'I think it's brilliant!' Bishop Stephen Cottrell How is it that a faith that began in 1st century Palestine with a handful of followers has become the largest movement the world has ever known? Christianity: A Complete Introduction traces the story of the Christian faith from sandals to cyberspace. It describes the origins and key ideas of Christianity and gives an account of how it looks in the modern world. Socially, scientifically, economically and politically, Christianity today inhabits a very different world from that of Jesus of Nazareth and his early disciples. Yet it seems to possess an inherent ability to survive and thrive in the face of great change. It remains a compelling and powerful faith in the modern world, with a rich and diverse heritage. Whether you are preparing for an essay, studying for an exam, or simply want to expand your knowledge, Christianity: A Complete Introduction is your go-to guide.

Understand Statistics Teach Yourself

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444130997
Release Date: 2010-11-26
Genre: Mathematics

Do you want to better understand the statistics you hear everyday - and recognise if you're being misled? Here is a straightforward introduction to the principles of this vital field of mathematics. Assuming minimal knowledge and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes even complex concepts and techniques easy to grasp. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of psychology. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Teach Yourself Statistics

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 0340859725
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Mathematics

Nearly all aspects of individual human lives and of human society can be subject to statistical analysis. This is a straightforward introduction to statistics for students and professionals from a wide variety of disciplines. The book stresses the ideas and applications of statistics through stimulating and relevant models. Minimal knowledge of maths is required to understand the book, but it is assumed the reader has access to a calculator. Exercises throughout the text are carefully graded, with sample answers provided. It shows you how to interpret and present figures, and draws on examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, using real data taken from business, education and many other fields. This edition features an added section concerned with the statistics in everyday life and suggested websites in order to take your interest further.

Basic Mathematics An Introduction Teach Yourself

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781473651982
Release Date: 2017-04-06
Genre: Mathematics

Basic Mathematics teaches you all the maths you need for everyday situations. If you are terrified by maths, this is the book for you. Do you shy away from using numbers? Basic Mathematics can help. An easy-to-follow guide, it will ensure you gain the confidence you need to tackle maths and overcome your fears. It offers simple explanations of all the key areas, including decimals, percentages, measurements and graphs, and applies them to everyday situations, games and puzzles to help you understand mathematics quickly and enjoyably. Everything you need is here in this one book. Each chapter includes clear explanations, worked examples and test questions. At the end of the book there are challenges and games to give you new and interesting ways to practise your new skills.

Mathematics

Author: Hugh Neill
Publisher: Teach Yourself
ISBN: 1473678374
Release Date: 2018-09-25
Genre: Mathematics

Math does not need to be difficult. This book, complete with exercises and answers, forms a course which will take you from beginner or intermediate level to being a confident mathematician. This book includes: simple step-by-step explanations, to help you grasp new topics or those that have previously confused you; practice questions throughout, to help you embed your learning and improve your confidence; and end of chapter summaries, to help you remember the key points you've learned--all in one great-value book, so you don't need any separate workbooks or course books. Chapters include: number, angles, fractions, two-dimensional shapes, decimals, statistics, directed numbers, graphs, measurement, perimeter and area, algebraic, three-dimensional shapes, ratio and proportion, pythagoras' theorem and trigonometry, indices and standard form.

Complete Mathematics A Teach Yourself Guide

Author: Trevor Johnson
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071754576
Release Date: 2011-01-12
Genre: Mathematics

More than 60 million Teach Yourself products sold worldwide! Brush up your skills and rediscover the key math concepts and techniques Complete Mathematics provides an invaluable, step-by-step introduction to the subject. Packed full of worked examples and useful exercises, it will guide you through the essentials quickly and easily, giving you the knowledge you need to gain math confidence. Includes: One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author’s many years of experience. Tests to keep track of one's progress. Worked examples, clear explanations and exercises. Topics include: Number; Angles; Fractions; Two-dimensional shapes; Decimals; Statistics; Directed numbers; Graphs; Measurement; Perimeter and area; Algebra; Approximation; Equations; Percentages; Formulae; Circles; Probability; Three-dimensional shapes; Ratio and proportion; Pythagoras' Theorem and trigonometry; Indices and standard form; Statistics

Understand Statistics

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher:
ISBN: 1444105043
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Statistics

Do you want to better understand the statistics you hear everyday - and recognise if you're being misled? Here is a straightforward introduction to the principles of this vital field of mathematics. Assuming minimal knowledge and using examples from a wide variety of everyday contexts, this book makes even complex concepts and techniques easy to grasp. NOT GOT MUCH TIME? One, five and ten-minute introductions to key principles to get you started. AUTHOR INSIGHTS Lots of instant help with common problems and quick tips for success, based on the author's many years of experience. TEST YOURSELF Tests in the book and online to keep track of your progress. EXTEND YOUR KNOWLEDGE Extra online articles at www.teachyourself.com to give you a richer understanding of psychology. FIVE THINGS TO REMEMBER Quick refreshers to help you remember the key facts. TRY THIS Innovative exercises illustrate what you've learnt and how to use it.

Statistics

Author: Alan Graham
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
ISBN: 1444135031
Release Date: 2012-01-10
Genre: Business & Economics

An introduction to statistics covers the concepts of probability, linear regression, correlation, and significance testing.