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Study Guide to Accompany Salkind and Frey's Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics
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Study Guide to Accompany Salkind and Frey's Statistics for People Who (Think They) Hate Statistics

Seventh Edition (Updated Edition)


August 2019 | 160 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This Student Study Guide includes chapter outlines, chapter summaries, learning objectives, key terms, true/false, short answer and essay questions. Exercises are also included for students to test and apply their knowledge. Answers to all questions are also included. The Study Guide for the Seventh Edition matches the organization of the current Salkind and Frey text.
 
Chapter 1. Statistics or Sadistics? It’s Up to You
 
Chapter 2. Computing and Understanding Averages: Means to an End
 
Chapter 3. Understanding Variability: Vivé la Différence
 
Chapter 4. Creating Graphs: A Picture Really Is Worth a Thousand Words
 
Chapter 5. Computing Correlation Coefficients: Ice Cream and Crime
 
Chapter 6. An Introduction to Understanding Reliability and Validity: Just the Truth
 
Chapter 7. Hypotheticals and You: Testing Your Questions
 
Chapter 8. Probability and Why it Counts: Fun with a Bell-Shaped Curve
 
Chapter 9. Significantly Significant: What It Means for You and Me
 
Chapter 10. The One-Sample Z-Test: Only the Lonely
 
Chapter 11. t(ea) for Two: Tests Between the Means of Different Groups
 
Chapter 12. t(ea) for Two (Again): Tests Between the Means of Related Groups
 
Chapter 13. Two Groups Too Many? Try Analysis of Variance
 
Chapter 14. Two Too Many Factors: Factorial Analysis of Variance—A Brief Introduction
 
Chapter 15. Testing Relationships Using the Correlation Coefficient: Cousins or Just Good Friends?
 
Chapter 16. Using Linear Regression: Predicting the Future
 
Chapter 17. Chi-Square and Some Other Nonparametric Tests: What to Do When You’re Not Normal
 
Chapter 18. Some Other (Important) Statistical Procedures You Should Know About
 
Chapter 19. Data Mining: An Introduction to Getting the Most Out of Your BIG Data

Sample Materials & Chapters

1. Statistics or Sadistics? It’s Up to You


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Neil Joseph Salkind

Neil J. Salkind received his PhD in human development from the University of Maryland, and after teaching for 35 years at the University of Kansas, he was Professor Emeritus in the Department of Psychology and Research in Education, where he collaborated with colleagues and work with students. His early interests were in the area of children’s cognitive development, and after research in the areas of cognitive style and (what was then known as) hyperactivity, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of North Carolina’s Bush Center for Child and Family Policy. His work then changed direction to focus on child and family policy,... More About Author

Bruce B. Frey

Bruce B. Frey, Ph.D., is an award-winning researcher, teacher, and professor of educational psychology at the University of Kansas. He is the author of There’s a Stat for That!, Modern Classroom Assessment, and 100 Questions (and Answers) about Tests and Measurement for SAGE and associate editor of SAGE’s Encyclopedia of Research Design. He also wrote Statistics Hacks for O’Reilly Media. His primary research interests include classroom assessment, instrument development, and program evaluation. In his spare time, Bruce leads a secret life as Professor Bubblegum, host of Echo Valley, a podcast that celebrates bubblegum pop music of the late... More About Author

Karin Lindstrom Bremer

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