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Main Title Handbook of probability and statistics with tables /
Author Burington, Richard Stevens, ; May, Donald Curtis
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May, Donald Curtis,
Publisher McGraw-Hill,
Year Published 1970
OCLC Number 00065896
Subjects Probabilities--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Statistics--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Statistik ; Wahrscheinlichkeit ; Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung ; Einfèuhrung ; Probability--handbooks.
Additional Subjects Probabilities--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Statistics--Handbooks, manuals, etc
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHAM  QA273.B925 1970 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 01/07/2013
EJBM  QA273.B925 1970 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/01/1988
EKBM  QA273.B925 1970 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 08/31/2011
Edition 2d ed.
Collation xiv, 462 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Includes indexes. Includes bibliographical references (pages 427-430).
Contents Notes
pt. I. Elementary statistics and probability theory. Introduction -- Certain definitions used in statistics -- Frequency distributions in one dimension -- Combinatorial mathematics -- Elementary probability theory -- Probability distributions in one dimension -- Generating and characteristic functions -- Binomial, negative binomial, hypergeometric and related distributions -- Poisson, exponential and Welbull distributions -- Normal distribution -- Probability distributions in two or more dimensions -- Analysis of pairs of measurements, regression theory, orthogonal polynomials, time series -- Sampling distributions -- Statistical inference, significance tests and confidence intervals -- Design of experiments and analysis of variance -- Finite differences. Interpolation -- Sequential analysis, sampling inspection, quality control, reliability theory -- Short table of integrals. Some mathematical relationships -- pt. II. Tables. Discrete distribution functions -- Continuous distribution functions -- Factorials and their logarithms -- Tolerance factors for normal populations -- Random numbers -- Powers, roots, reciprocals -- Natural trigonometric functions, natural and common logarithms.