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Teaching statistics with Excel 2007 and other spreadsheets

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This article considers which activities in teaching statistics may be suitable candidates for the application of spreadsheets, and whether spreadsheets in general and Excel 2007 in particular are suitable for these tasks.

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  • Nash, John C., 2008. "Teaching statistics with Excel 2007 and other spreadsheets," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 52(10), pages 4602-4606, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:csdana:v:52:y:2008:i:10:p:4602-4606
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    1. McCullough, B.D. & Heiser, David A., 2008. "On the accuracy of statistical procedures in Microsoft Excel 2007," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 52(10), pages 4570-4578, June.
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    1. Hargreaves, Bruce R. & McWilliams, Thomas P., 2010. "Polynomial Trendline function flaws in Microsoft Excel," Computational Statistics & Data Analysis, Elsevier, vol. 54(4), pages 1190-1196, April.

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