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 Name: Collaborative Statistics: Symbols and their Meanings ID: m16302 Language: English (en) Summary: This module defines symbols used throughout the Collaborative Statistics textbook. Subject: Mathematics and Statistics Keywords: elementary, statistics License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0 Authors: Copyright Holders: Maintainers: Latest version: 1.9 (history) First publication date: May 6, 2008 1:55 pm -0500 Last revision to module: Mar 30, 2009 4:24 pm -0500

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## Version History

 Version: 1.9 Mar 30, 2009 4:24 pm -0500 by Changes: `Collaborative Statistics: Symbols and their Meanings: Updated p-hat, q-hat, p1-prime - p2-prime.` Version: 1.8 Feb 6, 2009 8:53 am -0600 by Changes: ` Collaborative Statistics: Symbols and their Meanings: Corrected the entries for sample variance, population variance, p-hat, q-hat. Took out the entry dist. of sample proportions.` Version: 1.7 Oct 27, 2008 11:23 am -0500 by Changes: `roles updated` Version: 1.6 Oct 1, 2008 2:23 am -0500 by Changes: `See Change History (m17360) for a list of specific changes for this revision.` Version: 1.5 Jul 15, 2008 2:48 pm -0500 by Changes: `fixed incorrect variable` Version: 1.4 Jul 10, 2008 8:45 pm -0500 by Changes: `Title change` Version: 1.3 Jun 30, 2008 10:28 pm -0500 by Changes: `Updated to remove chapter numbers` Version: 1.2 Jun 27, 2008 10:22 am -0500 by Changes: `Roles changed` Version: 1.1 May 22, 2008 9:58 am -0500 by Changes: `Initial publication`

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