Probability Theory

Probability Theory

A Primer

Book - 2004
Rate this:
Sage Publications
Aimed at demystifying probability theory, this text provides a brief and non-technical introduction to the subject. Employing few formulas, author Tamas Rudas uses intuitive but precise descriptions and examples to explain procedures in probability as a springboard for understanding the concepts of expectation, variance, continuous distributions, normal distribution, chi-squared distribution, and the applications of probability theory in research practice. This book gives researchers and students a solid foundation for understanding probability, and can serve as a supplement in general statistics courses.

Book News
Rudas (statistics, Eötvös Loránd University, Hungary) introduces probability theory, covering the distributions used most often in the social sciences: the binomial, the normal, and the chi-square. The book can be used as a supplement in an introductory social science data analysis course. There is no subject index. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Thousand Oaks : Sage Publications, c2004
ISBN: 9780761925064
0761925066
Branch Call Number: 519.2 RUD
Characteristics: vi, 69 p. : ill. ; 22 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at BPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top