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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: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu)
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (cnx@cnx.org)
Maintainers: Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org)

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 Susan Dean
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 Susan Dean
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 James Cooper
Changes:
roles updated

Version: 1.6 Oct 1, 2008 2:23 am -0500 by Connexions
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 Connexions
Changes:
fixed incorrect variable

Version: 1.4 Jul 10, 2008 8:45 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Title change

Version: 1.3 Jun 30, 2008 10:28 pm -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Updated to remove chapter numbers

Version: 1.2 Jun 27, 2008 10:22 am -0500 by Connexions
Changes:
Roles changed

Version: 1.1 May 22, 2008 9:58 am -0500 by Jonathan Emmons
Changes:
Initial publication

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