- Version 1.0 | 08-2012
- Version 2.0 | 09-2018 (This Version)

##### I am an Educator

### This textbook is suitable for the following courses: Introductory Statistics (one semester).

*Introductory Statistics: A First Course* provides a concise, coherent explanation of introductory statistics topics that caters to the needs of general education students in standard one-semester introductory courses. *Introductory Statistics: A First Course* ensures student comprehension by focusing on important core concepts and using a variety of exercises and examples to illustrate topics covered. As a result, *Introductory Statistics: A First Course* provides a low-cost, high-quality alternative to existing options on the market.

- Improved presentation of the median and quartiles
- Simplified the condition that must be met for validity of statistical analyses of popular proportions

- Concise, streamlined approach
- Wide range of exercises for each concept to drive comprehension
- Large data sets available online
- Customizable

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#### Test Item File

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#### Instructor Manual

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#### Solutions Manual

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