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Probability and Statistics

A Didactic Introduction, 1st Edition

Edited by José I. Barragués, Adolfo Morais, Jenaro Guisasola

CRC Press

490 pages | 13 Color Illus. | 133 B/W Illus.

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With contributions by leaders in the field, this book provides a comprehensive introduction to the foundations of probability and statistics. Each of the chapters covers a major topic and offers an intuitive view of the subject matter, methodologies, concepts, terms, and related applications. The book is suitable for use for entry level courses in first year university studies of Science and Engineering, higher level courses, postgraduate university studies and for the research community.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Statistics, Nicholas Watier, Claude Lamontagne and Sylvain Chartier

Probability, José I. Barragués, Adolfo Morai,s and Jenaro Guisasola

Random Variables, Verônica Y. Kataoka, Irene M. Cazorla, Hugo Hernandez, and Claudia Borim da Silva

Sampling, Giovanni Boscaino and Ornella Giambalvo

Point Estimation and Statistical Intervals, Martin Griffiths

Tests of Hypotheses, Martin Griffiths

Analysis of Variance, David L. Trumpower and Sait Atas

Factor Analysis, Marta B. Quaglino and José A. Pagura

Discriminant Analysis, T. Ramayah, Joshua Ignatius, Jasmine Yeap Ai Leen, and Lo May Chiun

Multiple Regression Analysis, María V. López, María C. Fabrizio, and María c. Plencovich

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General