Fundamentals of Probability: A First Course

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ISBN: 978-1-4419-5779-5 (Print) 978-1-4419-5780-1 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvi

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    Pages 1-21

    Introducing Probability

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    Pages 23-28

    The Birthday and Matching Problems

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    Pages 29-43

    Conditional Probability and Independence

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    Pages 45-80

    Integer-Valued and Discrete Random Variables

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    Pages 81-90

    Generating Functions

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    Pages 91-125

    Standard Discrete Distributions

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    Pages 127-169

    Continuous Random Variables

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    Pages 171-194

    Some Special Continuous Distributions

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    Pages 195-212

    Normal Distribution

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    Pages 213-242

    Normal Approximations and the Central Limit Theorem

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    Pages 243-273

    Multivariate Discrete Distributions

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    Pages 275-319

    Multidimensional Densities

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    Pages 321-341

    Convolutions and Transformations

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    Pages 343-378

    Markov Chains and Applications

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    Pages 379-407

    Urn Models in Physics and Genetics

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 409-450