This book moves systematically through the topic of applied probability from an introductory chapter to such topics as random variables and vectors, stochastic processes, estimation, testing and regression. The topics are well chosen and the presentation is enriched by many examples from real life. Each chapter concludes with many original, solved and unsolved problems and hundreds of multiple choice questions, enabling those unfamiliar with the topics to master them. Additionally appealing are historical notes on the mathematicians mentioned throughout, and a useful bibliography. A distinguishing character of the book is its thorough and succinct handling of the varied topics.A distinguishing character of the book is its thorough and succinct handling of the varied topics. This text is designed for a one-semester course on Probability and Statistics.
|Title||:||Applied Probability and Statistics|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2007-04-03|