Probability Theory A Primer

ISBN-10: 0761925066

ISBN-13: 9780761925064

Edition: 2004

Authors: Tam�s Rudas
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Description: Providing a non-technical introduction to probability theory, this text covers the concept of probability and its relation to relative frequency, the properties of probability, discrete and continuous random variables and binomial, uniform, normal and chi-squared distributions.

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Book details

Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: SAGE Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/10/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 80
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.440

Tamas Rudas is the Head of the Department of Statistics and Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE) in Budapest. He is also the Academic Director of the TARKI Social Research Centre. His main research area is statistics and its applications in the social sciences, especially the analysis of categorical data. He has published his work in many theoretical, applied, and methodological journals, including Annals of Statistics, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society, Sociological Methodology, Communication in Statistics, Journal of Educational and Behavioral Statistics, and Quality and Quantity. Dr. Rudas is also the author of Odds Ratios in the Analysis of Contingency Tables (Sage, 1998).

Introduction
Where Do Probabilities Come From?
Deterministic and Stochastic Models
Frequentist and Other Approaches
Relative Frequencies
Experiments with Infinitely Many Outcomes
Properties of Probability
Basic Properties
Additivity
Density Functions
Countable Additivity
Probability Distributions and Random Variables
The Discrete Case
The Binomial Distribution
The Continuous Case
The Normal Distribution
The Chi-Squared Distribution
Conclusions
Notes
References
About the Author
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