Some Initial Definitions

  • Byron P. Roe
Part of the Undergraduate Texts in Contemporary Physics book series (UTCP)


In this chapter we will introduce some terms to give us a common language. We will be dealing for the most part with properties of a non-decreasing function of x, which goes from 0 at the lower limit to 1 at the upper limit of x.


Sample Space Central Moment Card File Initial Definition Simple Closed Form 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 2001

Authors and Affiliations

  • Byron P. Roe
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  1. 1.Department of Physics, Randall LaboratoryUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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