## Computational Probability and SimulationAddison-Wesley Publishing Company, Advanced Book Program, 1977 - Digital computer simulation - 240 pages Random processes and Random number generators; Simulation of probability experiments; Gaming, Random Walks, and linear equations; Gambler's ruin with extensions to inventory control; Limiting processes for Random Walks and time series simulation; Monte Carlo integration and solution of differential equations. |

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### Contents

RANDOM PROCESSES AND RANDOM | 1 |

A The Definition of | 27 |

Exercises | 33 |

Copyright | |

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