Concepts of Probability Theory (2nd Revised Edition) (Dover by Paul E. Pfeiffer

By Paul E. Pfeiffer

Utilizing the easy conceptual framework of the Kolmogorov version, this intermediate-level textbook discusses random variables and chance distributions, sums and integrals, mathematical expectation, series and sums of random variables, and random tactics. For complex undergraduate scholars of technological know-how, engineering, or arithmetic conversant in easy calculus. contains issues of solutions and 6 appendixes. 1965 edition.

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