This text is for an introductory-level probability and statistics course with an intermediate algebra prerequisite. The focus of the text follows the American Statistical Association’s Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Statistics Education (GAISE). Software examples are provided for Microsoft Excel, TI-84 & TI-89 calculators. A formula packet and pdf version of the text is available on the website http://mostlyharmlessstatistics.com.
Students new to probability and statistics are sure to benefit from this fully ADA-accessible and relevant textbook. The examples resonate with everyday life, the text is approachable, and it has a conversational tone to provide an inclusive and easy-to-read format for students.