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Seventh Edition   ©2015

The Basic Practice of Statistics

David S. Moore (Purdue University) , William I. Notz (The Ohio State University) , Michael A. Fligner (University of California at Santa Cruz)

  • ISBN-10: 1-4641-4253-X; ISBN-13: 978-1-4641-4253-6; Format: Cloth Text, 774 pages

30% New Exercises and New Examples
BPS is known for the quality and variety of its exercises and examples and for the way each new edition’s exercises and examples give instructors fresh new opportunities to teaching statistical practice in the context of contemporary applications.


New Text/LaunchPad Integration
LaunchPad
BPS 7e is accompanied by its own dedicated version of W.H. Freeman’s breakthrough online course space, which offers:

  • Pre-built Units for each chapter, curated by experienced educators, with media for that chapter organized and ready to assign or customize to suit your course.
  • All online resources for the text in one location, including an interactive e-book, LearningCurve adaptive quizzing, StatTutor tutorials, video tech manuals, statistical applets, CrunchIt! statistical software, EESEE case studies, lecture and whiteboard videos, and optional chapters.
  • Intuitive and useful analytics, with a Gradebook that lets you see how your class is doing individually and as a whole.
  • Statboard Examples illustrating difficult topics through stepped-out whiteboard explanations created by instructors who use the text.
  • A streamlined  interface that lets instructors build an entire course in minutes.

Links to LaunchPad Resources Throughout
The new edition is more deeply integrated with LaunchPad with resource suggestions and references integrated throughout, helping students transition from reading to interactive learning.

New JMP Screens in the Text
The new edition features JMP screens along with W.H. Freeman’s CrunchIT! screens. Like CrunchIT!, JMP is available free of charge through LaunchPad.


More Large Data
The edition gives instructors the option of working with the large data that illustrates modern statistical practice.


New Content
New optional material on resampling and randomization

New Chapter 0. Getting Started helps orient students to course, the data analysis approach, and the many statistical tools and learning media available to them.

Expanded coverage of Data Ethics
, which is now a full chapter