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Author Tijms, H. C.
Title Understanding probability [electronic resource] / Henk Tijms.
Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
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 Electronic Book  QA273 .T48 2012eb    ONLINE
  
Edition 3rd ed.
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Part I. Probability in Action: 1. Probability questions -- 2. Law of large numbers and simulation -- 3. Probabilities in everyday life -- 4. Rare events and lotteries -- 5. Probability and statistics -- 6. Chance trees and Bayes' rule -- Part II. Essentials of Probability: 7. Foundations of probability theory -- 8. Conditional probability and Bayes -- 9. Basic rules for discrete random variables -- 10. Continuous random variables -- 11. Jointly distributed random variables -- 12. Multivariate normal distribution -- 13. Conditioning by random variables -- 14. Generating functions -- 15. Discrete-time Markov chains -- 16. Continuous-time Markov chains -- Appendix -- Recommended reading -- Answers to odd-numbered problems.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Probabilities.
Mathematical analysis.
Chance.
Related To Print version: Tijms, H. C. Understanding probability. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012. Tijms, H. C. Understanding probability. 3rd ed. New York : Cambridge University Press, 2012 9781107658561 (DLC) 2012010536
ISBN 9781139519052 (electronic bk.)
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