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Subsection 3 Examples, exercises, and appendices

Examples and guided practice exercises throughout the textbook may be identified by their distinctive type:

Example questions are stated explicitely as exmaples.


Full solutions to examples are provided and often include an accompanying table or figure.

Exercises have been inserted into the text for additional practice and guidance. Solutions are provided for all within-chapter exercises in footnotes. 2 Full solutions are located down here in the footnote!

There are exercises at the end of each chapter that are useful for practice or homework assignments. Many of these questions have multiple parts, and odd-numbered questions include solutions in the question.

Probability tables for the normal, \(t\text{,}\) and chi-square distributions are in theBack Matter , and PDF copies of these tables are also available from for anyone to download, print, share, or modify.