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# Chapter_01 - McClave Statistics 11e Chapter 1

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Statistics Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking

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McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 2 Where We’re Going Introduction to the field of statistics How statistics applies to real-world problems Establish the link between statistics and data Differentiate between population and sample data Differentiate between descriptive and inferential statistics
McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 3 1.1: The Science of Statistics Statistics is the science of data. This involves collecting, classifying, summarizing, organizing, analyzing and interpreting numerical information.

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McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 4 1.2: Types of Statistical Applications
McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 5 1.2: Types of Statistical Applications Descriptive statistics utilizes numerical and graphical methods to look for patterns in a data set, to summarize the information revealed in a data set and to present that information in a convenient form.

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McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 6 1.2: Types of Statistical Applications Inferential statistics utilizes sample data to make estimates, decisions, predictions or other generalizations about a larger set of data.
McClave, Statistics, 11th ed. Chapter 1: Statistics, Data and Statistical Thinking 7 1.3: Fundamental Elements of Statistics An experimental unit is an object about which we collect data.

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