Mathematics of Data Management 12 Student Edition

Paperback | August 19, 2002

byBarbara Canton, Wayne Erdman, Jeff Irvine

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Written specifically for University, Mathematics of Data Management 12, (MDM4U). This program contains two new components as well as an updated booksite to support the new curriculum changes and provide teachers with additional up-todate content and relevant questions for their classroom.

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Written specifically for University, Mathematics of Data Management 12, (MDM4U). This program contains two new components as well as an updated booksite to support the new curriculum changes and provide teachers with additional up-todate content and relevant questions for their classroom.

Format:PaperbackDimensions:9.3 × 8 × 1.6 inPublished:August 19, 2002Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0070917140

ISBN - 13:9780070917149

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Table of Contents

Preface
Tools for Data Management Project: Rating Universities and Colleges
 
CHAPTER 1: TOOLS FOR DATA MANAGEMENT
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: VIA Rail Routes
Review of Prerequisite Skills
1.1 The Iterative Process
1.2 Data Management Software
Technology Extension: Introduction to Fathom™
1.3 Databases
1.4 Simulations
1.5 Graph Theory
1.6 Modelling With Matrices
1.7 Problem-Solving With Matrices
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test 
Tools for Data Management Project :Wrap-up
Career Connection: Cryptographer
Statistics Project:  Life Expectancy
 
CHAPTER 2: STATISTICS OF ONE VARIABLE
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Contract Negotiations
Review of Prerequisite Skills
2.1 Data Analysis with Graphs
2.2 Indices
2.3 Sampling Techniques
2.4 Bias in Surveys 
2.5 Measures of Central Tendency
2.6 Measures of Spread
Career Connection: Statistician
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
 
CHAPTER 3: STATISTICS OF TWO VARIABLES
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Job Prospects
Review of Prerequisite Skills
3.1 Scatter Plots and Linear Correlation
3.2 Linear Regression
3.3 Non-Linear Regression
3.4 Cause-and-Effect
3.5 Critical Analysis
Career Connection: Economist
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
Statistics Project:  Wrap-up
Cumulative Review: Chapters 1 to 3
Probability Project: Introduction
 
CHAPTER 4: PERMUTATIONS AND ORGANIZED COUNTING
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Students' Council Elections
Review of Prerequisite Skills
4.1 Organized Counting
4.2 Factorials and Permutations
4.3 Permutations With Some Identical Elements
4.4 Pascal's Triangle
4.6 Applying Pascal's Method
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
 
CHAPTER 5: COMBINATIONS AND BINOMIAL THEOREM
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Radio Programming
Review of Prerequisite Skills
5.1 Organized Counting With Venn Diagrams
Career Connection: Forensic Scientist
5.2 Combinations
5.3 Problem Solving with Permutations and Combinations
5.4 Binomial Theorem
 Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
 
CHAPTER 6: INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Genetic Probabilities
Review of Prerequiste Skills
6.1 Basic Probability Concepts
6.2 Odds
6.3 Probabilities Using Counting Techniques
6.4 Dependent and Independent Events
6.5 Mutually Exclusive Events
6.6 Applying Matrices to Probability Problems
Career Connection: Investment Broker
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
Probability Project:  Wrap-up
Cumulative Review: Chapters 4 to 6
Probability Distribution Project:  Endangered Species
 
CHAPTER 7: PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: Collecting Cards
Review of Prerequisite Skills
7.1 Probability Distributions
7.2 Binomial Distributions
Career Connection: Actuary
7.3 Geometric Distributions
7.4 Hypergeometric Distributions
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
 
CHAPTER 8: NORMAL DISTRIBUTION
Specific Expectations
Chapter Problem: The Restless Earth
Review of Prerequisite Skills
8.1 Continuous Probability Distributions
8.2 Properties of the Normal Distribution
8.3 Normal Sampling and Modelling
Technology Extension: Normal Probability Plots 
8.4 Normal Approximation to the Binomial Distribution
8.5 Repeated Sampling and Hypothesis Testing
8.6 Confidence Intervals
Review of Key Concepts
Chapter Test
Probability Distribution Project: Wrap-up
Cumulative Review: Chapters 7 and 8
Course Review
 
CHAPTER 9:  CULMINATING PROJECT: INTEGRATION OF THE TECHNIQUES OF DATA MANAGEMENT
Specific Expectations
Overview of the Process
9.1 Defining the Problem
9.2 Defining Your Task
9.3 Developing and Implementing an Action Plan
9.4 Evaluating Your Own Project
9.5 Reporting, Presenting, and Critiquing Projects
 
Appendix A: Review of Prerequisite Skills
Appendix B: Technology
Appendix C: Research Skills
Appendix D: Oral Presentation Skills
Areas Under the Normal Distribution Curve
Answers
Glossary
Technology Index
Index
Credits