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A whistle-stop tour of statistics

Brian Everitt

A whistle-stop tour of statistics

by Brian Everitt

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Published by CRC Press in Boca Raton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General,
  • Mathematical statistics,
  • MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / Bayesian Analysis

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementBrian Everitt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA276 .E925 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25101733M
    ISBN 109781439877487
    LC Control Number2011043269

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a whistle-stop tour phrase. What does a whistle-stop tour expression mean. Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary. BRITAIN'S most unpredictable stand-up comic Russell Brand is back on the road with a whistle-stop tour to promote his latest book.

Whistle-stop definition: If someone, especially a politician, goes on a whistle-stop tour, they visit a lot of | Meaning, pronunciation, translations and examples.

Modern whistle-stop tours Prince Charles of the United Kingdom started a five-day whistle-stop tour of the United Kingdom on Monday 6 September with a speech in Glasgow.

The green campaigning tour is a part of the Prince's Start initiative that aims to build public awareness of sustainable activities. Whistle-stop definition is - a small station at which trains stop only on signal: flag stop. The good idea of going to Australia begins to sound like hard work.

No worries. Let’s make a whistle-stop tour, and we’ll show you how easy, laid back, informal and relaxing Down Under can be. “Welcomes” begin in Sydney–with Captain Cook, the first settlers and the world’s largest natural harbour.

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Through the course of a punishingly hot summer, we experience life with the/5(23). A Whistlestop Tour of Chicago. My last two days in North America were spent in the windy city herself, Chicago, which at this particular time would be best labelled the scorching city, with temperature touching the 35 degree mark (centigrade).

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Sometimes, a strange campaigning style can be a candidate’s best asset—e.g., middle America loved Harry Truman’s off-the cuff attitude and his whistle-stop tours.

At the beginning of the book, the author includes a helpful “Timeline of U.S. Presidential Elections,” which lists election years, the winner, and other major candidates. The book starts off with a whistle-stop tour through the history of statistics, which reveals how researchers and officials first began to use data to answer questions.

Now, big data. Thoroughly enjoyed this whistle stop tour through the history of the First Division. It covers English top flight up to at a great pace which means it never gets boring or bogged down with any one story.

Read more. 4 people found this helpful. s:. Whistle-Stop Tour is a magazine story, illustrated using images from the CGI television series. The railway workers are having their New Year's Eve part in the Knapford Town Square. As the clock strikes midnight, the celebrations really begin.

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Usage notes. The unhyphenated spelling, whistle stop, is more common in political usage (except when used attributively). Although originally strictly a US term, it is now used in the.