## An Introduction to Probability Theory and Its Applications, Volume 2 |

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User Review - redgiant - LibraryThingIf you were to lock me up for a year and allow only one book for the whole time, this is the book I would take with me. The way each problem is treated is delightful. The book is slightly dated and so ... Read full review

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### Contents

CHAPTER PAGE I THE EXPONENTIAL AND THE UNIFORM DENSITIES l | 1 |

Densities Convolutions | 3 |

The Exponential Density | 8 |

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AN INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY: THEORY AND ITS APPLICATIONS, 3RD ED, Volume 1 William Feller No preview available - 2008 |

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