4 edition of Introductory applied probability found in the catalog.
Introductory applied probability
G. P. Beaumont
|Series||Ellis Horwood series in mathematics and its applications|
|LC Classifications||QA273 .B38 1983|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||235 p. :|
|Number of Pages||235|
|ISBN 10||0853123926, 0470274816, 0470274735|
|LC Control Number||83010700|
The rst part of the book deals with descriptive statistics and provides prob-ability concepts that are required for the interpretation of statistical inference. Statistical inference is the subject of the second part of the book. The rst chapter is a short introduction to statistics and probability. Stu-. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. A Modern Introduction to Probability and Statistics has numerous quick exercises to give direct feedback to the students. In addition the book contains over exercises, half of which have answers, of which half have full solutions. This book contains guided solutions to the odd-numbered end-of-chapter problems found in the companion textbook. Student's Solutions Guide for Introduction to Probability, Statistics, and Random Processes has been published to help students better understand the subject and learn the necessary techniques to solve the problems.
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0 Introduction Whatisprobability. Most simply stated, probability is the study of randomness. Randomness is ofcourseeverywherearoundus. Introduction; Null and Alternative Hypotheses; Outcomes and the Type I and Type II Errors; Distribution Needed for Hypothesis Testing; Rare Events, the Sample, Decision and Conclusion; Additional Information and Full Hypothesis Test Examples; Hypothesis Testing of a Single Mean and Single Proportion; Key Terms; Chapter Review; Formula Review.
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