## Probability, statistical optics, and data testing: a problem solving approach |

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### Contents

Introduction | 1 |

The Axiomatic Approach | 7 |

Continuous Random Variables | 37 |

Copyright | |

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Probability, Statistical Optics, and Data Testing: A Problem Solving Approach Roy Frieden Limited preview - 2001 |

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