This isn't a definitive work on this fascinating and tumultuous period of Russian history - it has just pages to cover a whole century, while Figes's own book o Orlando Figes has written a very readable history of Russia, beginning with the slow decay of the Empire which brought upon the famine of and the first kindling of fire which would spark the Russian Revolution in the late 19th century, and ending with the revolutions of and the final dissolution of the Soviet Union in This isn't a definitive work on this fascinating and tumultuous period of Russian history - it has just pages to cover a whole century, while Figes's own book on the Revolution alone is over pages - but is a good, concise overview of the period and can be a great starting point for those who wish to begin their studies of Russia, and events which changed the world.
PHStat, a statistics add-in system for Excel Five appendices: Appendix C elaborates on accessing available online resources, including PHStat. Appendix D and F discusses useful Excel operations.
Improved compatibility with all Mac Excel versions and OpenOffice. An Integrated Five-step Approach make it easier for students to follow the progression of applying statistics: Define, Collect, Organize, Visualize, Analyze.
First Things First sets the context for explaining what statistics is not what students may thinkwhile ensuring that students understand why learning business statistics is important today. This chapter is especially helpful for instructors using course management tools, including hybrid or online courses; this chapter is designed for distribution before the first class begins.
First Things First has been redesigned as a "pre-chapter" and contains a new Using Statistics scenario. Using Statistics business scenarios begin each chapter, showing how statistics is used in accounting, finance, information systems, management, or marketing.
Scenarios are then used throughout the chapter to provide an applied context for the concepts, to bring students from knowing to applying.
Digital Cases ask students to examine interactive PDF documents and sift through claims and information in order to discover the data most relevant to a business case scenario.
Students determine whether the conclusions and claims are supported by the data, and in doing, they discover and learn how to identify common misuses of statistical information.
Student Tips in the margin reinforce hard-to-master concepts and provide quick study tips for mastering important details. Getting Ready to Analyze Data in the Future: This capstone chapter bring the issues in First Things First scenarios full circle, and gives students the ability to apply business statistics to the real world.
For the new edition, the chapter now includes sections on Business Analytics. Case Studies offer realistic business scenarios Apply fundamental concepts.
Detailed case studies that are included in numerous chapters. MyStatLab should only be purchased when required by an instructor.
Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. MyStatLab is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Within its structured environment, students practice what they learn, test their understanding, and pursue a personalized study plan that helps them absorb course material and understand difficult concepts.
Excel launch enables students to quickly and easily launch data sets from exercises into a Microsoft Excel spreadsheet for analysis. Instructors teaching online or hybrid course sections may find this to be a particularly valuable tool to get students thinking about business statistics and learning the necessary foundational concepts.
That introduction, in turn, explains several advanced Excel features while familiarizing students with the fundamental concepts and vocabulary of business analytics. As such, the chapter provides students with a path for further growth and greater awareness about applying business statistics and analytics in their other courses and their business careers.
Because the many current versions of Excel have varying capabilities, Appendix B begins by sorting through the possible confusion to ensure that students understand that not all Excel version, are alike. In the Worksheet Notes help explain the worksheet illustrations that in-chapter examples use as model solutions.
Many more Exhibits, stand-alone summaries of important procedures that serve as a review of chapter passages.
Chapter 1 builds on the opening chapter with a new Using Statistics scenario that offers a cautionary tale about the importance of defining and collecting data. Over one-third of the problems in this chapter are new or updated. Chapter 2 features several new or updated data sets, including a new data sample of retirement funds that illustrate a number of descriptive methods.
The chapter now discusses doughnut charts and sparklines and contains a reorganized section on organizing and visualizing a mix of variables. This chapter uses an updated Clear Mountain State student survey as well.
Over half of the problems in this chapter are new or updated. Chapter 3 also uses the new retirement funds sample of mutual funds and uses new or updated data sets for almost all examples that the chapter presents. Updated data sets include the restaurant meal cost samples and the NBA values data.
This chapter also uses an updated Clear Mountain State student survey. Just under one-half of the problems in this chapter are new or updated. Chapter 4 uses an updated Using Statistics scenario while preserving the best features of this chapter.
Chapter 7 now contains an additional example on sampling distributions from a larger population, and one-in-three problems are new or updated. Chapter 9 contains refreshed data for its examples and enhanced Excel coverage that provides greater details about the hypothesis test worksheets that the chapter uses.
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