A Philosophical Essay on Probabilities
by Pierre Simon Laplace
Publisher: Chapman & Hall 1902
Number of pages: 234
This classic introduces the concepts and uses of probability theory. It demonstrates, without the use of higher mathematics, the application of probability to games of chance, physics, reliability of witnesses, astronomy, insurance, democratic government, and many other areas. It also shows how scientists can express complex ideas in simple terms.
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by Pawel J. Szablowski - arXiv
We formulate conditions for convergence of Laws of Large Numbers and show its links with of parts mathematical analysis such as summation theory, convergence of orthogonal series. We present also various applications of Law of Large Numbers.
by Leif Mejlbro - BookBoon
From the table of contents: Some theoretical background; The binomial distribution; The Poisson distribution; The geometric distribution; The Pascal distribution; The negative binomial distribution; The hypergeometric distribution.
by Russell Lyons, Yuval Peres - Cambridge University Press
This book is concerned with certain aspects of discrete probability on infinite graphs that are currently in vigorous development. Of course, finite graphs are analyzed as well, but usually with the aim of understanding infinite graphs and networks.
by Gian-Carlo Rota - David Ellerman
In 1999, Gian-Carlo Rota gave his famous course, Probability, at MIT for the last time. The late John N. Guidi taped the lectures and took notes which he then wrote up in a verbatim manner conveying the substance and the atmosphere of the course.