PinkMonkey.com Statisics Study Guide
Chapter 1 Introduction
1.1 What is Statistics
1.2 Uses
1.3 Distrust of Statistics
1.4 Statistics can be Misused
1.5 Types of Statistics
1.6 Common Mistakes committed
in interpretation of Statistics
1.7 Glossary of Terms
Chapter
2 Classification and Tabulation
2.1 Introduction
2.2 Tabulation
2.3 Classification
2.4 Methods of Classification
2.5 Relative frequency distribution
2.6 Cumulative Frequency
2.7 Bivariate Frequency distribution
Chapter
3 Diagrammatic and Graphic Displays
3.1 Introduction
3.2 Comparison between Tabular
and Diagrammatic Presentation
3.3 Difference between Diagrams
and Graphs
3.4 General Principles of
Constructing Diagrams
3.5 Bar Diagrams
3.6 Pie Charts
3.7 Graphs
3.8 Box and whiskers
Chapter
4 Measures of Central Tendency
4.1 Introduction
4.2 Arithmetic Mean
4.3 Properties of Arithmetic
Mean
4.4 Median
4.5 Mode
4.6 Empirical relation between
mean, median and mode
Chapter
5 Measures of Dispersion
5.1 Introduction
5.2 Methods of computing dispersion
5.3 Range
5.4 Mean Deviation
5.5 Variance
5.6 Coefficient of Variation(C.V.)
5.7 Percentile
5.8 Quartiles and interquartile
range
5.9 Skewness moments and Kurtosis
5.10 Kurtosis
Chapter
6 Correlation  Regression
6.1 Introduction
6.2 Correlation
6.3 Types of Correlation
6.4 Degrees of Correlation
6.5 Methods of determining
correlation
6.6 Coefficients of Correlation
for Bivariate Grouped Data
6.7 Probable Error
6.8 Spearman's Rank Correlation
Coefficient
6.9 Linear Regression
Chapter
7 Probabilities
7.1 Introduction
7.2 Trial
7.3 Sample Space
7.4 Definition of Probability
7.5 The Laws of Probability
7.6 Conditional Probability
7.7 Theoretical Distribution
7.8 Binomial Distribution
7.9 Normal Distribution
Chapter
8 Sampling Theory
8.1 Population
8.2 Sample
8.3 Parameters and Statistic
8.4 Sampling Distribution
8.5 Sampling Error
8.6 Central Limit Theorem
8.7 Critical Region
8.8 Testing of Hypothesis
8.9 Errors in Testing of Hypothesis
8.10 Power of a Hypothesis
Test
8.11 Sampling of Variables
8.12 Sampling of Attributes
8.13 Estimation
8.14 Testing the Difference
Between Means
8.15 Test for Difference Between
Proportions
8.16 Two Tailed and one Tailed
Tests
8.17 Test of Significance
for Small Samples
8.18 Students tdistribution
8.19 Distribution of t for
Comparision of Two Samples Means Independent Samples
8.20 Testing Difference Between
Means of Two Samples Dependent samples or Matched paired observations
8.21 ChiSquare
8.22 Sampling Theory of Correlation
8.23 Sampling Theory of Regresion
Appendix
Table  A :Area under standard
normal Curve
Table  B :Value of ChiSquare
Table  C :Values of modit
Glossary
Glossary
