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Name: Descriptive Statistics: Teacher's Guide
ID: m16802
Language: English (en)
Summary: This module is the complementary teacher's guide for the "Descriptive Statistics" chapter of the Collaborative Statistics collection (col10522) by Barbara Illowsky and Susan Dean.
Subject: Mathematics and Statistics
Keywords: descriptive, elementary, guide, statistics, teacher
Document Type: -//CNX//DTD CNXML 0.5 plus MathML//EN
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 2.0

Authors: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (
Copyright Holders: Maxfield Foundation (
Maintainers: Susan Dean (, Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (, Connexions (

Latest version: 1.10 (history)
First publication date: May 29, 2008 3:48 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Oct 28, 2008 10:46 am +0000


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Version History

Version: 1.10 Oct 28, 2008 10:46 am +0000 by James Cooper
roles updated

Version: 1.9 Oct 1, 2008 5:54 pm +0000 by Connexions
Modified link to point to relevant chapter module rather than general textbook collection.

Version: 1.8 Jul 31, 2008 1:47 pm +0000 by Connexions
added tables summaries

Version: 1.7 Jul 28, 2008 11:16 am +0000 by Connexions
content review

Version: 1.6 Jul 28, 2008 10:46 am +0000 by Connexions
converted StarMath

Version: 1.5 Jul 24, 2008 11:51 am +0000 by Connexions
restructured module

Version: 1.4 Jul 14, 2008 10:23 am +0000 by Connexions
Modified/Removed Width Attribute from images

Version: 1.3 Jul 10, 2008 4:49 pm +0000 by Connexions
Updated metadata

Version: 1.2 Jun 27, 2008 10:30 am +0000 by Connexions
Roles changed

Version: 1.1 Jun 22, 2008 2:25 pm +0000 by Jonathan Emmons
Initial publication

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