Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis

Author: Douglas C. Montgomery,Elizabeth A. Peck,G. Geoffrey Vining

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119180171

Category: Mathematics

Page: 672

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Praise for the Fourth Edition "As with previous editions, the authors have produced a leading textbook on regression." —Journal of the American Statistical Association A comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to the fundamentals of regression analysis Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition continues to present both the conventional and less common uses of linear regression in today’s cutting-edge scientific research. The authors blend both theory and application to equip readers with an understanding of the basic principles needed to apply regression model-building techniques in various fields of study, including engineering, management, and the health sciences. Following a general introduction to regression modeling, including typical applications, a host of technical tools are outlined such as basic inference procedures, introductory aspects of model adequacy checking, and polynomial regression models and their variations. The book then discusses how transformations and weighted least squares can be used to resolve problems of model inadequacy and also how to deal with influential observations. The Fifth Edition features numerous newly added topics, including: A chapter on regression analysis of time series data that presents the Durbin-Watson test and other techniques for detecting autocorrelation as well as parameter estimation in time series regression models Regression models with random effects in addition to a discussion on subsampling and the importance of the mixed model Tests on individual regression coefficients and subsets of coefficients Examples of current uses of simple linear regression models and the use of multiple regression models for understanding patient satisfaction data. In addition to Minitab, SAS, and S-PLUS, the authors have incorporated JMP and the freely available R software to illustrate the discussed techniques and procedures in this new edition. Numerous exercises have been added throughout, allowing readers to test their understanding of the material. Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition is an excellent book for statistics and engineering courses on regression at the upper-undergraduate and graduate levels. The book also serves as a valuable, robust resource for professionals in the fields of engineering, life and biological sciences, and the social sciences.
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Solutions Manual to Accompany Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis

Author: Ann G. Ryan,Douglas C. Montgomery,Elizabeth A. Peck,G. Geoffrey Vining

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118548507

Category: Mathematics

Page: 164

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As the Solutions Manual, this book is meant to accompany the main title, Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition. Clearly balancing theory with applications, this book describes both the conventional and less common uses of linear regression in the practical context of today's mathematical and scientific research. Beginning with a general introduction to regression modeling, including typical applications, the book then outlines a host of technical tools that form the linear regression analytical arsenal, including: basic inference procedures and introductory aspects of model adequacy checking; how transformations and weighted least squares can be used to resolve problems of model inadequacy; how to deal with influential observations; and polynomial regression models and their variations. The book also includes material on regression models with autocorrelated errors, bootstrapping regression estimates, classification and regression trees, and regression model validation.
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INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR REGRESSION ANALYSIS, 3RD ED

Author: Douglas C. Montgomery,Elizabeth A. Peck,G. Geoffrey Vining

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9788126510474

Category: Regression analysis

Page: 672

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Market_Desc: · Practitioners in diverse fields, including engineers, who use regression analysis techniques Special Features: A revised and updated edition of a book with a solid reputation for its excellent treatment of the theory and applications of linear regression analysis, integrating standard topics with some of the newer and less conventional areas. The new edition features complete reorganization of the material since the previous edition was published in 1992, allowing for a more logical flow of bite-sized material while keeping the size of the book manageable. Modern topics added include classification and regression analysis (CART), neural networks, and the bootstrap, among others.· Expanded topics include robust regression, nonlinear regression, GLMs, and others· Problems and data sets have been extensively revised· Remains oriented toward the analyst who uses computers for problem solution· Authors have greatly expanded the discussion of regression diagnostics, illustrating all of the major procedures available in contemporary software packages· An accompanying Web site contains data sets, extensive problem solutions, and software hints About The Book: This book is intended as a text for a basic course in linear regression analysis. It contains the standard topics as well as some of the newer and more unconventional ones and blends both theory and application so that the reader will obtain and understanding of the basic principles necessary to apply regression methods in a variety of practical settings.
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Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition Set

Author: Douglas C. Montgomery

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9781118780572

Category: Mathematics

Page: 836

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This set includes Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, 5th Edition & Solutions Manual to Accompany Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, 5th Edition. Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fifth Edition continues to present both the conventional and less common uses of linear regression in today’s cutting-edge scientific research. The authors blend both theory and application to equip readers with an understanding of the basic principles needed to apply regression model-building techniques in various fields of study, including engineering, management, and the health sciences.
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Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Fourth Edition Solutions Set

Author: Douglas C. Montgomery

Publisher: Wiley

ISBN: 9780470258309

Category: Mathematics

Page: 612

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This set includes the text Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, 4th Edition by Dougla C. Montgomery, Elizabeth A. Peck and G. Geoffrey Vining and the Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis, Student Solutions Manual , 4th Edition.
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Introduction to Regression Analysis

Author: Michael A. Golberg,Hokwon A. Cho

Publisher: WIT Press

ISBN: 1853126241

Category: Mathematics

Page: 436

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In order to apply regression analysis effectively, it is necessary to understand both the underlying theory and its practical application. This book explores conventional topics as well as recent practical developments, linking theory with application. Intended to continue from where most basic statistics texts end, it is designed primarily for advanced undergraduates, graduate students and researchers in various fields of engineering, chemical and physical sciences, mathematical sciences and statistics.
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Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis

Author: CTI Reviews

Publisher: Cram101 Textbook Reviews

ISBN: 1497015154

Category: Education

Page: 25

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Facts101 is your complete guide to Introduction to Linear Regression Analysis. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.
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Introduction to Time Series Analysis and Forecasting

Author: Douglas C. Montgomery,Cheryl L. Jennings,Murat Kulahci

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118211502

Category: Mathematics

Page: 472

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An accessible introduction to the most current thinking in and practicality of forecasting techniques in the context of time-oriented data. Analyzing time-oriented data and forecasting are among the most important problems that analysts face across many fields, ranging from finance and economics to production operations and the natural sciences. As a result, there is a widespread need for large groups of people in a variety of fields to understand the basic concepts of time series analysis and forecasting. Introduction to Time Series Analysis and Forecasting presents the time series analysis branch of applied statistics as the underlying methodology for developing practical forecasts, and it also bridges the gap between theory and practice by equipping readers with the tools needed to analyze time-oriented data and construct useful, short- to medium-term, statistically based forecasts. Seven easy-to-follow chapters provide intuitive explanations and in-depth coverage of key forecasting topics, including: Regression-based methods, heuristic smoothing methods, and general time series models Basic statistical tools used in analyzing time series data Metrics for evaluating forecast errors and methods for evaluating and tracking forecasting performance over time Cross-section and time series regression data, least squares and maximum likelihood model fitting, model adequacy checking, prediction intervals, and weighted and generalized least squares Exponential smoothing techniques for time series with polynomial components and seasonal data Forecasting and prediction interval construction with a discussion on transfer function models as well as intervention modeling and analysis Multivariate time series problems, ARCH and GARCH models, and combinations of forecasts The ARIMA model approach with a discussion on how to identify and fit these models for non-seasonal and seasonal time series The intricate role of computer software in successful time series analysis is acknowledged with the use of Minitab, JMP, and SAS software applications, which illustrate how the methods are imple-mented in practice. An extensive FTP site is available for readers to obtain data sets, Microsoft Office PowerPoint slides, and selected answers to problems in the book. Requiring only a basic working knowledge of statistics and complete with exercises at the end of each chapter as well as examples from a wide array of fields, Introduction to Time Series Analysis and Forecasting is an ideal text for forecasting and time series courses at the advanced undergraduate and beginning graduate levels. The book also serves as an indispensable reference for practitioners in business, economics, engineering, statistics, mathematics, and the social, environmental, and life sciences.
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Mathe-Manga Statistik

Author: Shin Takahashi

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 9783834805669

Category: Mathematics

Page: 189

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Statistik ist trocken und macht keinen Spaß? Falsch! Mit diesem Manga lernt man die Grundlagen der Statistik kennen, kann sie in zahlreichen Aufgaben anwenden und anhand der Lösungen seinen Lernfortschritt überprüfen – und hat auch noch eine Menge Spaß dabei! Eigentlich will die Schülerin Rui nur einen Arbeitskollegen ihres Vaters beeindrucken und nimmt daher Nachhilfe in Statistik. Doch schnell bemerkt auch sie, wie interessant Statistik sein kann, wenn man beispielsweise Statistiken über Nudelsuppen erstellt. Nur ihren Lehrer hatte sich Rui etwas anders vorgestellt, er scheint ein langweiliger Streber zu sein – oder?
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An Introduction to Regression Graphics

Author: R. Dennis Cook,Sanford Weisberg

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470317701

Category: Mathematics

Page: 280

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Covers the use of dynamic and interactive computer graphics in linear regression analysis, focusing on analytical graphics. Features new techniques like plot rotation. The authors have composed their own regression code, using Xlisp-Stat language called R-code, which is a nearly complete system for linear regression analysis and can be utilized as the main computer program in a linear regression course. The accompanying disks, for both Macintosh and Windows computers, contain the R-code and Xlisp-Stat. An Instructor's Manual presenting detailed solutions to all the problems in the book is available upon request from the Wiley editorial department.
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Generalized Linear Models

with Applications in Engineering and the Sciences

Author: Raymond H. Myers,Douglas C. Montgomery,G. Geoffrey Vining,Timothy J. Robinson

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470556978

Category: Mathematics

Page: 544

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Praise for the First Edition "The obvious enthusiasm of Myers, Montgomery, and Vining and their reliance on their many examples as a major focus of their pedagogy make Generalized Linear Models a joy to read. Every statistician working in any area of applied science should buy it and experience the excitement of these new approaches to familiar activities." —Technometrics Generalized Linear Models: With Applications in Engineering and the Sciences, Second Edition continues to provide a clear introduction to the theoretical foundations and key applications of generalized linear models (GLMs). Maintaining the same nontechnical approach as its predecessor, this update has been thoroughly extended to include the latest developments, relevant computational approaches, and modern examples from the fields of engineering and physical sciences. This new edition maintains its accessible approach to the topic by reviewing the various types of problems that support the use of GLMs and providing an overview of the basic, related concepts such as multiple linear regression, nonlinear regression, least squares, and the maximum likelihood estimation procedure. Incorporating the latest developments, new features of this Second Edition include: A new chapter on random effects and designs for GLMs A thoroughly revised chapter on logistic and Poisson regression, now with additional results on goodness of fit testing, nominal and ordinal responses, and overdispersion A new emphasis on GLM design, with added sections on designs for regression models and optimal designs for nonlinear regression models Expanded discussion of weighted least squares, including examples that illustrate how to estimate the weights Illustrations of R code to perform GLM analysis The authors demonstrate the diverse applications of GLMs through numerous examples, from classical applications in the fields of biology and biopharmaceuticals to more modern examples related to engineering and quality assurance. The Second Edition has been designed to demonstrate the growing computational nature of GLMs, as SAS®, Minitab®, JMP®, and R software packages are used throughout the book to demonstrate fitting and analysis of generalized linear models, perform inference, and conduct diagnostic checking. Numerous figures and screen shots illustrating computer output are provided, and a related FTP site houses supplementary material, including computer commands and additional data sets. Generalized Linear Models, Second Edition is an excellent book for courses on regression analysis and regression modeling at the upper-undergraduate and graduate level. It also serves as a valuable reference for engineers, scientists, and statisticians who must understand and apply GLMs in their work.
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How to use regression analysis in quality control

Author: Douglas C. Crocker

Publisher: Asq Press

ISBN: 9780873891035

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 80

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This book models the regression protocol to suit applications within quality control while avoiding misapplication and misinterpretation. It gives an introduction to the general principles of regression analysis and an in-depth discussion of its use.Contents:What RA Is and What It Does The Modeling Process Enlisting Client Support The Method of Least Squares A Numeric Example: The Simple (One-Predictor) Model A Calibration Example: Inverse Regression The Necessity of Computers: Multiple Regression Finding the Causes of Quality Variation A Few More Fallacies and Dangers
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Experimental Statistics for Agriculture and Horticulture

Author: Clive R. Ireland

Publisher: CABI

ISBN: 1845935373

Category: Education

Page: 360

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Providing practical training supported by a sound theoretical basis, this textbook introduces students to the principles of investigation by experiment and the role of statistics in analysis. It draws on the author's extensive teaching experience and is illustrated with fully worked, contextualized examples throughout, helping readers to correctly design their own experiments and identify the most appropriate technique for analysis. Subjects include sampling and determining sample reliability, hypothesis testing, relationships between variables, the role and use of computer packages such as Microsoft Excel spreadsheet software and GenStat, and more complex experimental designs, such as randomized blocks and split plots. This book is an essential text for students of agriculture, horticulture and related disciplines
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An introduction to computational statistics

regression analysis

Author: Robert I. Jennrich

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Mathematics

Page: 364

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This fully integrated development of the theory, computation, and practice of modern regression analysisboth linear and nonlinear models and analysis of variancefeatures many examples and problems that involve complete analysis, from data entry to report writing.This book offers a modern, software-oriented approach. It introduces statistical software early and uses it throughout. It ignores traditional topics that have been made obsolete by easy access to statistical software. Data analysis theory and traditional theory are covered. Computational detail is explicit and the book illustrates complete data analyses for a broad variety of applications. Extensive coverage of nonlinear regression is provided, with applications to maximum likelihood estimation and robust regression.
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Introductory Statistics with R

Author: Peter Dalgaard

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9780387790534

Category: Mathematics

Page: 364

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This book provides an elementary-level introduction to R, targeting both non-statistician scientists in various fields and students of statistics. The main mode of presentation is via code examples with liberal commenting of the code and the output, from the computational as well as the statistical viewpoint. Brief sections introduce the statistical methods before they are used. A supplementary R package can be downloaded and contains the data sets. All examples are directly runnable and all graphics in the text are generated from the examples. The statistical methodology covered includes statistical standard distributions, one- and two-sample tests with continuous data, regression analysis, one-and two-way analysis of variance, regression analysis, analysis of tabular data, and sample size calculations. In addition, the last four chapters contain introductions to multiple linear regression analysis, linear models in general, logistic regression, and survival analysis.
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Introduction to Nonparametric Regression

Author: K. Takezawa

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0471771449

Category: Mathematics

Page: 640

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An easy-to-grasp introduction to nonparametric regression This book's straightforward, step-by-step approach provides an excellent introduction to the field for novices of nonparametric regression. Introduction to Nonparametric Regression clearly explains the basic concepts underlying nonparametric regression and features: * Thorough explanations of various techniques, which avoid complex mathematics and excessive abstract theory to help readers intuitively grasp the value of nonparametric regression methods * Statistical techniques accompanied by clear numerical examples that further assist readers in developing and implementing their own solutions * Mathematical equations that are accompanied by a clear explanation of how the equation was derived The first chapter leads with a compelling argument for studying nonparametric regression and sets the stage for more advanced discussions. In addition to covering standard topics, such as kernel and spline methods, the book provides in-depth coverage of the smoothing of histograms, a topic generally not covered in comparable texts. With a learning-by-doing approach, each topical chapter includes thorough S-Plus? examples that allow readers to duplicate the same results described in the chapter. A separate appendix is devoted to the conversion of S-Plus objects to R objects. In addition, each chapter ends with a set of problems that test readers' grasp of key concepts and techniques and also prepares them for more advanced topics. This book is recommended as a textbook for undergraduate and graduate courses in nonparametric regression. Only a basic knowledge of linear algebra and statistics is required. In addition, this is an excellent resource for researchers and engineers in such fields as pattern recognition, speech understanding, and data mining. Practitioners who rely on nonparametric regression for analyzing data in the physical, biological, and social sciences, as well as in finance and economics, will find this an unparalleled resource.
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Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis

Author: Roxy Peck,Chris Olsen,Jay L. Devore

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1305445961

Category: Mathematics

Page: 844

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Roxy Peck, Chris Olsen, and Jay Devore's new edition uses real data and attention-grabbing examples to introduce students to the study of statistics and data analysis. Traditional in structure yet modern in approach, this text guides students through an intuition-based learning process that stresses interpretation and communication of statistical information. Simple notation--including frequent substitution of words for symbols--helps students grasp concepts and cement their comprehension. Hands-on activities and interactive applets allow students to practice statistics firsthand. INTRODUCTION TO STATISTICS AND DATA ANALYSIS includes updated coverage of most major technologies, as well as expanded coverage of probability. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
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