Fundamentals of Probability, with Stochastic Processes

Fundamentals of Probability, with Stochastic Processes : International Edition

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For one- or two-semester Basic Probability courses in the departments of Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Statistics, Actuarial Science, Operations Research, and Computer Science. Probability is presented in a very clear way in this text: through interesting and instructive examples and exercises that motivate the theory, definitions, theorems, and methodology. Due to its unique organization, this text has also been successfully used in teaching courses in discrete probability.show more

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  • Paperback | 644 pages
  • 178 x 234 x 24mm | 940g
  • Pearson Education (US)
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 3rd edition
  • 0131298496
  • 9780131298491

Table of contents

(NOTE: Each chapter ends with a Review Problems section.) 1. Axioms of Probability. 2. Combinatorial Methods. 3. Conditional Probability and Independence. 4. Distribution Functions and Discrete Random Variables. 5. Special Discrete Distributions. 6. Continuous Random Variables. 7. Special Continuous Distributions. 8. Bivariate Distributions. 9. Multivariate Distributions. 10. More Expectations and Variances. 11. Sums of Independent Random Variables and Limit Theorems. 12. Stochastic Processes. 13. Simulation. Appendix Tables. Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises. Index.show more

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