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Looking for first course textbooks on probability and statistics for math majors

I am taking a probability and statistics course soon and would like to find a text book that is targeted more towards math majors rather than engineers (which is what this class is). The book my ...
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Request for Statistics textbook [duplicate]

I am looking for a textbook on Statistical Analysis. Unfortunately most of the books I have seen, such as Statistics by DeGroot et al., are quite the opposite of the terse and lean textbooks I prefer (...
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Statistics - Book Recommendation [duplicate]

I am taking a course in statistics. It covers: Parameter estimations: point and interval estimations, etc. Hypothesis testing: comparison of means, comparison of probabilities, Chi square tests, etc....
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Statistics book recommendation [duplicate]

this is a subject that time and again shows up, and I've read old postings. Still: I am taking an intro class in statistics from a Math department (Junior/Senior level). It is pretty intense (it's ...
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Suggestions for a good statistics book and a calculus book?

I am studying machine learning and I am very interested in going into depth. I feel without good knowledge of differential calculus and statistics, it is very difficult to have perfection. I want to ...
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Best books for learning statistics

I'm in college level and started reading statistics. What will be the best books for me? Here are a few topics that are included in my syllabus, Probability Central Tendency Measures of Disperson ...
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Textbook Recommendation: Statistics [duplicate]

I am still a freshmen taking statistics and am disappointed with a second semester statistical theory course which just raves on from typical distributions to bi-variate random variables to random ...
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Book Recommendations on Statistics [duplicate]

I am a robotics student and I would like to master Statistics before diving into machine learning and artificial intelligence. Any book suggestions?
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books on fundamentals on statistics [duplicate]

I have mathematical backgroud but I am new to Statistics. So, could you please advice any books on Statistics and/or Biostatistics for beginners?
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A statistics book with simple examples [duplicate]

It seems like most statistics books over-complicate the examples of most concepts. For example, I encountered recently a text that illustrates singular values decomposition with visual recognition, ...
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Recommended textbooks for statistics

I am currently a second year science student double majoring in biochemistry and applied statistics. The stats course im doing this semester (Statistical Theory) is focused on joint probability ...
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Best Statistics Textbook For Undergrad Statistics Course [duplicate]

I'm currently an applied math major on the final semester. Currently taking mathematical statistics which im finding difficult. Can anyone recommend a really good textbook with proper worked examples ...
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Statistics primer for Social Sciences? [duplicate]

I'm a Psychology Major intending to take University level Statistics starting in the Fall. As I'm a mature student, I've been out of school for about 7 years, and it's been at least that long since ...
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I need a good statistics book [duplicate]

I have an upcoming statistics exam and I'm studying it on my own. I was recommended Hogg's Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, but I didn't find it helpful. I just want a book which covers basic ...