Edition 
First edition. 
Description 
225 pages ; chiefly illustrated : 27 cm 
Content Type 
text 
Format 
volume 
Contents 
Introduction : they're everywhere...  Gathering statistics. Numbers ; Random raw data ; Sorting ; Detective work ; Monster mistakes ; From samples to populations  Hunting parameters. The central limit theorem ; Probabilities ; Inference ; Confidence ; They hate us ; Hypothesis testing ; Smackdown ; Flying pigs, drooling aliens, and firecrackers  Conclusion: thinking like a statistician  Appendix: the math cave. 
Summary 
A journey into the world of big data introduces the methods used to produce numerical information with accessible coverage of such foundational concepts as sample sizes, standard deviation calculations, and the central limit theorem. 
Subject 
Mathematical statistics  Comic books, strips, etc.


Graphic novels.

Related Names 
Dabney, Alan, 1976

ISBN 
9780809033669 hardcover 

0809033666 hardcover 

9780809033591 trade pbk. alkaline paper 

0809033593 trade pbk. alkaline paper 
OCLC number 
810772746 
