# The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Statistics to put you on the road to statistical literacy. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics covers all the central ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine, random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the Central Limit Theorem, hypothesis testing, confidence interval estimation, and much more--all explained in simple, clear, and yes, funny illustrations. Never again will you order the Poisson Distribution in a French restaurant!

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• Author : Larry Gonick
• Publisher : Paw Prints
• Pages : 230 pages
• ISBN : 9781435242715
• Rating : 4/5 from 5 reviews

## The Cartoon Guide to Statistics

• Author : Larry Gonick,Woollcott Smith
• Publisher : Paw Prints
• Release : 13 April 1993

If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Statistics to put you on the road to statistical literacy. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics covers all the central ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine, random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the

## The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics

• Author : Grady Klein,Alan Dabney
• Publisher : Hill and Wang
• Release : 02 July 2013

The Cartoon Introduction to Statistics is the most imaginative and accessible introductory statistics course you'll ever take. Employing an irresistible cast of dragon-riding Vikings, lizard-throwing giants, and feuding aliens, the renowned illustrator Grady Klein and the award-winning statistician Alan Dabney teach you how to collect reliable data, make confident statements based on limited information, and judge the usefulness of polls and the other numbers that you're bombarded with every day. If you want to go beyond the basics, they've created

## Cartoon Guide to Statistics Apple FF

• Author : Larry Gonick,Woollcott Smith
• Publisher : HarperCollins
• Release : 10 February 2015

If you have ever looked for P-values by shopping at P mart, tried to watch the Bernoulli Trails on "People's Court," or think that the standard deviation is a criminal offense in six states, then you need The Cartoon Guide to Statistics to put you on the road to statistical literacy. The Cartoon Guide to Statistics covers all the central ideas of modern statistics: the summary and display of data, probability in gambling and medicine, random variables, Bernoulli Trails, the

## The Cartoon Guide to Algebra

• Author : Larry Gonick
• Publisher : Harper Collins
• Release : 15 January 2015

In this latest edition to the successful Cartoon Guide series, master cartoonist and former Harvard instructor Larry Gonick offers a complete and up-to-date illustrated course to help students understand and learn this core mathematical course taught in American schools. Using engaging graphics and lively humor, Gonick covers all of the algebra essentials, including linear equations, polynomials, quadratic equations, and graphing techniques. He also offers a concise overview of algebra’s history and its many practical applications in modern life. Combining

## The Cartoon Guide to Calculus

• Author : Larry Gonick
• Publisher : HarperCollins
• Release : 27 March 2012

A complete—and completely enjoyable—new illustrated guide to calculus Master cartoonist Larry Gonick has already given readers the history of the world in cartoon form. Now, Gonick, a Harvard-trained mathematician, offers a comprehensive and up-to-date illustrated course in first-year calculus that demystifies the world of functions, limits, derivatives, and integrals. Using clear and helpful graphics—and delightful humor to lighten what is frequently a tough subject—he teaches all of the essentials, with numerous examples and problem sets. For

## Cartoon Guide to the Environment

• Author : Larry Gonick
• Publisher : Collins Reference
• Release : 15 March 1996

Do you think that the Ozone Hole is a grunge rock club? Or that the Food Web is an on-line restaurant guide? Or that the Green Revolution happened in Greenland? Then you need The Cartoon Guide to the Environment to put you on the road to environmental literacy. The Cartoon Guide to the Environment covers the main topics of environmental science: chemical cycles, life communities, food webs, agriculture, human population growth, sources of energy and raw materials, waste disposal and

## The Cartoon Guide to Chemistry

• Author : Larry Gonick,Craig Criddle
• Publisher : Unknown Publisher
• Release : 18 April 2008

Uses cartoons to discuss chemistry, covering the history of the field and examining such topics as acids, solutions, biochemistry, thermodynamics, logarithms, and physical and organic chemistry.

## The Manga Guide to Statistics

• Author : Shin Takahashi
• Publisher : Unknown Publisher
• Release : 14 May 2014

Uses manga characters to introduce the reader to the world of statistics. Rather than learning from a dry textbook, readers follow the animated adventures of Rui and her teacher, Mamoru Yamamoto, as Rui interacts with a colorful cast of characters. The book consists of seven chapters, each containing a cartoon, text to supplement the cartoon, an exercise and answer section, and a summary. Readers learn about working with numerical and categorical data; probability; relationships between two variables; tests of independence;

## The Cartoon Guide to the Computer

• Author : Larry Gonnick
• Publisher : Harper Paperbacks
• Release : 03 September 1991

A fun and easy way to learn about computers, now redesigned to match the other cartoon guides. Illustrated with cartoons throughout.

## The Cartoon Guide to Genetics

• Author : Larry Gonick,Mark Wheelis
• Publisher : Paw Prints
• Release : 13 April 2021

Provides a humorous introduction to the fundamental principles of genetics, including inheritance, mutation, DNA, and gene splicing

## The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change

• Author : Yoram Bauman,Grady Klein
• Publisher : Island Press
• Release : 05 June 2014

Climate change is no laughing matter—but maybe it should be. The topic is so critical that everyone, from students to policy-makers to voters, needs a quick and easy guide to the basics. The Cartoon Introduction to Climate Change entertains as it educates, delivering a unique and enjoyable presentation of mind-blowing facts and critical concepts."Stand-up economist" Yoram Bauman and award-winning illustrator Grady Klein have created the funniest overview of climate science, predictions, and policy that you’ll ever read.

## The Cartoon Introduction to Calculus

• Author : Yoram Bauman, Ph.D.
• Publisher : Hill and Wang
• Release : 16 July 2019

The internationally bestselling authors of The Cartoon Introduction to Economics return to make calculus fun The award-winning illustrator Grady Klein has teamed up once again with the world’s only stand-up economist, Yoram Bauman, Ph.D., to take on the daunting subject of calculus. A supplement to traditional textbooks, The Cartoon Introduction to Calculus focuses on the big ideas rather than all the formulas you have to memorize. With Klein and Bauman as our guides, we scale the dual peaks

## The Cartoon Introduction to Economics

• Author : Grady Klein,Yoram Bauman
• Publisher : Macmillan
• Release : 13 April 2021

Provides an introduction to the principles of both microeconomics and macroeconmics that features graphic representations of key concepts.

## The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

• Author : Sherman Alexie
• Publisher : Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
• Release : 10 January 2012

Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot. Heartbreaking, funny, and beautifully written, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, which is based on the author's own experiences, coupled with poignant drawings by Ellen

## The Giving Tree

• Author : Shel Silverstein
• Publisher : Harper Collins
• Release : 18 February 2014

As The Giving Tree turns fifty, this timeless classic is available for the first time ever in ebook format. This digital edition allows young readers and lifelong fans to continue the legacy and love of a household classic that will now reach an even wider audience. Never before have Shel Silverstein's children's books appeared in a format other than hardcover. Since it was first published fifty years ago, Shel Silverstein's poignant picture book for readers of all ages has offered