2015-08-09

# An Introduction to Probability and Statistics

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3rd Edition

Featuring a comprehensive update,* An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Third Edition* remains a solid overview to probability theory and mathematical statistics. Divided into three parts, the *Third Edition *begins by presenting the fundamentals and foundations of probability. The second part addresses statistical inference, and the remaining chapters focus on special topics.

Featuring a substantial revision to include recent developments, *An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Third Edition* also includes:

- A new section on regression analysis to include multiple regression, logistic regression, and Poisson regression
- A reorganized chapter on large sample theory to emphasize the growing role of asymptotic statistics
- Additional topical coverage on bootstrapping, estimation procedures, and resampling
- Discussions on invariance, ancillary statistics, conjugate prior distributions, and invariant confidence intervals
- Over 550 problems and answers to most problems, as well as 350 worked-out examples and 200 remarks
- Numerous figures to further illustrate examples and proofs throughout

*An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Third Edition* is an ideal reference and resource for scientists and engineers in the fields of statistics, mathematics, physics, industrial management, and engineering. The book is also an excellent text for upper-undergraduate and graduate- level students majoring in probability and statistics. (Publisher summary)

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Publisher | Wiley |

ISBN | 978-1-118-79964-2 |

Series | Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics |

Citation |
Rohatgi, Vijay K., & Saleh, A.K.Md.E. (2015).
An Introduction to Probability and Statistics. Wiley Series in Probability and Statistics. Wiley. |

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