4 edition of **Introduction to statistical thinking** found in the catalog.

Introduction to statistical thinking

E. A. Maxwell

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- 37 Currently reading

Published
**1983** by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .

Written in English

- Mathematical statistics.,
- Probabilities.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | E.A. Maxwell. |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA276 .M374 1983 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xii, 574 p. : |

Number of Pages | 574 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL3498393M |

ISBN 10 | 0134981057 |

LC Control Number | 82018533 |

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