A First Course in Probability / Edition 8

A First Course in Probability / Edition 8

by Sheldon Ross
     
 

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ISBN-10: 013603313X

ISBN-13: 9780136033134

Pub. Date: 11/26/2008

Publisher: Pearson

A First Course in Probability, Eighth Edition, features clear and intuitive explanations of the mathematics of probability theory, outstanding problem sets, and a variety of diverse examples and applications. This book is ideal for an upper-level undergraduate or graduate level introduction to probability for math, science, engineering and business students. It

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A First Course in Probability, Eighth Edition, features clear and intuitive explanations of the mathematics of probability theory, outstanding problem sets, and a variety of diverse examples and applications. This book is ideal for an upper-level undergraduate or graduate level introduction to probability for math, science, engineering and business students. It assumes a background in elementary calculus.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780136033134
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
11/26/2008
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
552
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1. Combinatorial Analysis

2. Axioms of Probability

3. Conditional Probability and Independence

4. Random Variables

5. Continuous Random Variables

6. Jointly Distributed Random Variables

7. Properties of Expectation

8. Limit Theorems

9. Additional Topics in Probability

10. Simulation

Appendix A. Answers to Selected Problems

Appendix B. Solutions to Self-Test Problems and Exercises

Index

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