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Excel or Minitab: Which Software Package to Use in an Introductory Statistics Class?

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Intellectual Contribution by Robert Saltzman

Contribution Title

Excel or Minitab: Which Software Package to Use in an Introductory Statistics Class?

Publication

Exchanges: The On-line Journal of Teaching and Learning in the CSU

Co-author

Year

2001

Description

The paper describes my experiences teaching a basic business statistics course with both MS Excel and with Minitab, two popular software packages. It compares their relative strengths and weaknesses, and student performance with each package.

Complete Citation

Saltzman, R., "Excel or Minitab: Which Software Package to Use in an Introductory Statistics Class?" Exchanges: The On-line Journal of Teaching and Learning in the CSU, (June 2001).

Website

http://www.exchangesjournal.org/

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