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Statistics at Square One

Statistics at Square One

This is a free, online textbook that is actually designed for health science students and workers. However, the basics can also apply to any other discipline.  It is an update of a textbook from the U.K, in which the author says,"I think the main change has been an emphasis now on looking and plotting the data first, and on estimation rather than simple hypothesis testing. I have tried to reflect these changes in the new edition. I have found it a useful pedagogic device to pose questions to the students, and so have incorporated questions commonly asked by students or consultees at the end of each chapter. These questions cover issues often not explicitly addressed in elementary text books, such as how far one should test assumptions before proceeding with statistical tests. I have... Show More
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