Triola is passionate about the use of real data; using the most up-to-date information and including real data wherever possible to help students recognize the value of statistics in their everyday lives.
This Fifth Edition was written with several goals:
To provide an abundance of new and interesting data sets; examples; and exercises.
To foster personal growth of students through critical thinking; use of technology; collaborative work; and development of communication skills.
To incorporate the latest and best methods used by professional statisticians.
To include information personally helpful to students; such as the best job search methods and the importance of avoiding mistakes on résumés.
To provide the largest and best set of supplements to enhance teaching and learning.