Author:
Robert V. Hogg - Elliot Tanis

ISBN 13:
9780321584755

ISBN 10:
321584759

Edition:
8

Publisher:
Pearson

Publication Date:
2009-01-07

Format:
Hardcover

Pages:
648

List Price:
$184.67

Written by two leading statisticians, this applied introduction to the mathematics of probability and statistics emphasizes the existence of variation in almost every process, and how the study of probability and statistics helps us understand this variation. Designed for students with a background in calculus, this book continues to reinforce basic mathematical concepts with numerous real-world examples and applications to illustrate the relevance of key concepts.

Probability; Discrete Distributions; Continuous Distributions; Bivariate Distributions; Distributions of Functions of Random Variables; Estimation; Tests of Statistical Hypotheses; Nonparametric Methods; Bayesian Methods; Some Theory; Quality Improvement Through Statistical Methods

For all readers interested in mathematical statistics.