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Statistical background

Vic Barnett

Statistical background

the basic concepts and methods behind the BBC computer programmes.

by Vic Barnett

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Published by TeachingStatistics Trust in Sheffield .
Written in English


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SeriesAdvanced Level Studies: Statistics
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15319199M
ISBN 10094655403X

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