Book Description
A complete and thorough introduction to business statistics using JMP. While the book is designed for introductory business statistics courses at the undergraduate or MBA level, industry professionals wanting to brush up on their knowledge of statistics and those wanting an introduction to using JMP for statistical analysis will also find it useful.
Table of Contents
 Cover Page
 Copyright
 Contents
 Preface
 Acknowledgments

Part 1 Basic Foundation

Chapter 1 Introduction to Statistics
 Why Study Statistics?
 The Traditional View of Statistics
 The Modern View of Statistics
 Important Concepts in Statistics
 Collecting Data
 Types of Data
 Computers and Statistical Analysis: Introducing JMP
 The Inland Northwest Credit Union
 Summary
 Chapter Glossary
 Questions and Problems
 References
 Notes
 Chapter 2 Introduction to JMP

Chapter 1 Introduction to Statistics

Part 2 Visualizing Data: Descriptive Statistics
 Chapter 3 Visualizing Data in Tables and Graphs
 Chapter 4 Summarizing Univariate Data: The Distribution Platform

Part 3 Basic Foundation
 Chapter 5 Foundations of Statistical Inference

Chapter 6 Introduction to Statistical Inference
 The Situation at INCU
 Introduction to Estimation
 Introduction to Hypothesis Testing
 JMP and Inferences about One Variable
 Inferences about Means
 Inferences about Variances and Standard Deviations
 Inferences about Medians
 Inferences about Proportions
 Summary
 Chapter Glossary
 Questions and Problems
 References
 Notes

Part 4 The Effects of One Variable on Another
 Chapter 7 Effects of a Qualitative Variable on a Quantitative Variable
 Chapter 8 Effects of a Qualitative Variable on a Qualitative Variable
 Chapter 9 Effects of a Quantitative Variable on a Quantitative Variable
 Chapter 10 Effects of a Quantitative Variable on a Qualitative Variable

Part 5 Relationships between Multiple Variables

Chapter 11 Introduction to Multivariate Statistics: Multiple Regression
 The Situation at INCU
 Introduction to Multivariate Analysis: The JMP Platforms
 Correlation Analysis and the Multivariate Platform
 Multiple Regression and the Fit Model Platform
 Regression Diagnostics
 Selecting Factors for Inclusion in the Model
 Nominal Variables in Regression
 Summary
 Chapter Glossary
 Questions and Problems
 References
 Notes

Chapter 11 Introduction to Multivariate Statistics: Multiple Regression
 Index
Product Information
 Title: Statistical Analysis for Business Using JMP(R): A Student's Guide
 Author(s):
 Release date: August 2011
 Publisher(s): SAS Institute
 ISBN: 9781607644767