COMPLETE PROBABILITY & STATISTICS 1 FOR CAMBRIDGE INTERNATIONAL AS & A LEVEL (ISBN: 9780198425151)

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### Features

- Be confident of full syllabus support with a comprehensive mapping grid drawn directly from the latest syllabus (9709) for examination from 2020.
- Help every student hone their skills with clear explanations and extensive graduated practice for every topic.
- Get students ready for higher education with a focus on real world application via up-to-date international examples.
- Give students realistic exam practice with exam style questions covering all topics.
- Eliminate confusion with worked examples that show important techniques so students can confidently tackle every question.

### Table of Contents

**Syllabus matching grid**

**1 Introduction to statistical thinking**1.1: What is statistics and why is it important? 1.2: Types of data

**2 Measures of location and spread**2.1: Averages 2.2: Quartiles and the interquartile range 2.3: Variance and standard deviation 2.4: Which average should you use? 2.5: Coding

**3 Representing and analysing data**3.1: Stem-and-leaf diagrams 3.2: Box-and-whisker plots 3.3: Histograms 3.4: Cumulative frequency graphs 3.5: Skewness 3.6: Comparing distributions Review exercise A Maths in real-life: Seeing the wood and the trees

**4 Probability**4.1: Basic concepts and language f probability 4.2: Two (or more) events 4.3: Tree diagrams 4.4: Conditional probability 4.5: Relationships between events

**5 Probability distributions and discrete random variables**5.1: Discrete random variables 5.2: The probability function, p(x) 5.3: Expectation of a discrete random variable 5.4: The variance of a discrete random variable

**6 Permutations and combinations**

6.1: Permutations of n distinct objects in a straight line
6.2: Permutations of k objects from distinct objects in a straight line
6.3: Allowing constraints on permutations (for n distinct objects)
6.4: Permutations when some objects are not distinguishable
6.5: Combinations
6.6: Evaluate probabilities by calculation sing permutations or combinations
Review exercise B
Maths in real-life: Sporting statistics

**7 The binomial distribution**7.1: Introducing the binomial distribution 7.2: Mean and variance of the binomial distribution 7.3: Modelling with the binomial distribution**8 The geometric distribution**8.1: Introducing the geometric distribution 8.2: The mean of the geometric distribution**9 The normal distribution**9.1: Continuous probability distributions and the normal distribution 9.2: Standard normal distribution 9.3: Calculating probabilities for the (¬µ, *s2) distribution 9.4: Using the normal distribution**10 The normal approximation to the binomial distribution**10.1: Normal shape of some binomial distributions 10.2: Continuity correction 10.3: The parameters for the normal approximation Review exercise C Maths in real-life: Statistics is definitely not a lonely world**Exam-style paper A****Exam-style paper B****Answers****Data sets****Glossary of terms****Index**