# Solutions Manual to Accompany Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists

# Solutions Manual to Accompany Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists

ISBN: 978-1-118-78976-6

Oct 2013

376 pages

$29.99

## Description

**A solutions manual to accompany Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists**

Unique among books of this kind,

*Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists*covers descriptive statistics first, then goes on to discuss the fundamentals of probability theory. Along with case studies, examples, and real-world data sets, the book incorporates clear instructions on how to use the statistical packages Minitab® and Microsoft® Office Excel® to analyze various data sets. The book also features:

- Detailed discussions on sampling distributions, statistical estimation of population parameters, hypothesis testing, reliability theory, statistical quality control including Phase I and Phase II control charts, and process capability indices
- A clear presentation of nonparametric methods and simple and multiple linear regression methods, as well as a brief discussion on logistic regression method
- Comprehensive guidance on the design of experiments, including randomized block designs, one- and two-way layout designs, Latin square designs, random effects and mixed effects models, factorial and fractional factorial designs, and response surface methodology
- A companion website containing data sets for Minitab and Microsoft Office Excel, as well as JMP ® routines and results

Assuming no background in probability and statistics, *Statistics and Probability with Applications for Engineers and Scientists *features a unique, yet tried-and-true, approach that is ideal for all undergraduate students as well as statistical practitioners who analyze and illustrate real-world data in engineering and the natural sciences.

**Chapter 2 1**

Practice Problems for Sections 2.1 and 2.2, 1

Practice Problems for Section 2.3, 1

Practice Problems for Section 2.4, 2

Practice Problems for Section 2.5, 8

Practice Problems for Section 2.6, 8

Practice Problems for Sections 2.7 and 2.8, 11

Practice Problems for Section 2.9, 12

Review Practice Problems, 13

**Chapter 3 23**

Practice Problems for Sections 3.2 and 3.3, 23

Practice Problems for Section 3.4, 25

Practice Problems for Sections 3.5 and 3.6, 26

Review Practice Problems, 28

**Chapter 4 36**

Practice Problems for Sections 4.1 and 4.2, 36

Practice Problems for Sections 4.3 and 4.4, 37

Practice Problems for Sections 4.5 and 4.6, 38

Practice Problems for Section 4.7, 39

Practice Problems for Section 4.8, 40

Practice Problems for Section 4.9, 41

Review Practice Problems, 42

**Chapter 5 51**

Practice Problems for Sections 5.1 and 5.2, 51

Practice Problems for Section 5.3, 53

Practice Problems for Section 5.4, 53

Practice Problems for Section 5.5, 54

Practice Problems for Section 5.6, 55

Practice Problems for Sections 5.7 and 5.8, 57

Practice Problems for Section 5.9.1, 58

Practice Problems for Section 5.9.2, 59

Practice Problems for Sections 5.9.3 and 5.9.4, 60

Review Practice Problems, 61

**Chapter 6 70**

Practice Problems for Section 6.2, 70

Practice Problems for Sections 6.3 and 6.4, 73

Review Practice Problems, 74

**Chapter 7 80**

Practice Problems for Section 7.1, 80

Practice Problems for Section 7.2, 80

Practice Problems for Section 7.3, 81

Practice Problems for Section 7.4, 81

Review Practice Problems, 83

**Chapter 8 87**

Practice Problems for Section 8.2, 87

Practice Problems for Section 8.3, 89

Practice Problems for Section 8.4, 90

Practice Problems for Sections 8.5 and 8.6, 92

Practice Problems for Section 8.7, 94

Practice Problems for Section 8.8, 95

Review Practice Problems, 96

**Chapter 9 104**

Practice Problems for Section 9.2, 104

Practice Problems for Section 9.3, 105

Practice Problems for Section 9.4, 106

Practice Problems for Section 9.5, 107

Practice Problems for Section 9.6, 108

Practice Problems for Section 9.7, 109

Practice Problems for Section 9.8, 110

Practice Problems for Section 9.9, 112

Practice Problems for Section 9.10, 113

Practice Problems for Sections 9.11 and 9.12, 114

Review Practice Problems, 116

**Chapter 10 131**

Practice Problems for Section 10.1, 131

Practice Problems for Section 10.2, 132

Practice Problems for Sections 10.3 and 10.4, 133

Review Practice Problems, 138

**Chapter 11 145**

Practice Problems for Sections 11.3 and 11.4, 145

Practice Problems for Section 11.5, 147

Practice Problems for Section 11.6, 151

Practice Problems for Section 11.7, 155

Review Practice Problems, 156

**Chapter 12 165**

Practice Problems for Section 12.2, 165

Practice Problems for Section 12.3, 165

Practice Problems for Section 12.4, 170

Practice Problems for Section 12.5, 174

Review Practice Problems, 178

**Chapter 13 190**

Practice Problems for Section 13.2, 190

Practice Problems for Section 13.3, 194

Practice Problems for Section 13.4, 197

Review Practice Problems, 199

**Chapter 14 207**

Practice Problems for Section 14.2, 207

Practice Problems for Section 14.3, 209

Practice Problems for Section 14.4, 211

Practice Problems for Section 14.5, 212

Review Practice Problems, 215

**Chapter 15 219**

Practice Problems for Section 15.2, 219

Practice Problems for Sections 15.3 and 15.4, 225

Practice Problems for Section 15.5, 230

Practice Problems for Section 15.6, 231

Practice Problems for Section 15.7, 233

Practice Problems for Section 15.8, 236

Practice Problems for Section 15.9, 239

Review Practice Problems, 240

**Chapter 16 257**

Practice Problems for Section 16.3, 257

Practice Problems for Section 16.4, 261

Practice Problems for Sections 16.6 and 16.7, 265

Practice Problems for Section 16.8, 269

Review Practice Problems, 270

**Chapter 17 285**

Practice Problems for Section 17.2, 285

Practice Problems for Section 17.3, 286

Practice Problems for Section 17.4, 289

Practice Problems for Section 17.5, 291

Practice Problems for Section 17.6, 294

Practice Problems for Section 17.7, 295

Review Practice Problems, 297

**Chapter 18 308**

Practice Problems for Section 18.2, 308

Practice Problems for Section 18.3, 309

Practice Problems for Section 18.4, 311

Practice Problems for Section 18.5, 314

Practice Problems for Section 18.6, 320

Review Practice Problems, 325

**Chapter 19 345**

Practice Problems for Section 19.2, 345

Practice Problems for Section 19.3, 348

Practice Problems for Section 19.4, 351

Review Practice Problems, 355