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Supports all the major textbooks for Probability courses
Clear, concise explanations of all Probability concepts
Appropriate for the following courses: Elementary Probability & Statistics; Data Analysis; Finite Mathematics; Introduction to Mathematical Statistics; Mathematics for Biological Sciences; Introductory Statistics; Discrete Mathematics; Probability for Applied Science; Introduction to Probability Theory
Author Profiles Seymour Lipschutz who is presently on the mathematics faculty of Temple University, formerly taught at the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn and was visiting professor in the Computer Science Department of Brooklyn College. He received his Ph.D. in 1960 at the Courant Institute of mathematical Sciences of New York University. Some of his other books in the Schaum's Outline Series are Beginning Linear Algebra; Discrete Mathematics, 3ed; and Linear Algebra, 4ed. Marc Lipson is on the faculty of the University of Virginia. He formerly taught at the University of Georgia, Northeastern University, and Boston University. He received his Ph..D. in finance in 1994 from the University of Michigan. He is also coauthor of the Schaum;s Outline of Discrete Mathematics, 3ed with Seymour Lipschutz.
1. Set Theory 2. Techniques of Counting 3. Introduction to Probability 4. Conditional Probability and Independence 5. Random Variables 6. Binomial and Normal Distributions 7. Markov Processes Appendix A: Descriptive Statistics Appendix B: Chi-Square Distribution