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Title:
Probability and statistics in engineering and management science
Author:
Hines, William W.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Wiley, [1980]

©1980
Physical Description:
xvi, 634 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780471047599
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

* End-of-chapter summaries reinforce the main topics and goals of the chapter.


Table of Contents

Introduction and Data Description
An Introduction to Probability
One-Dimension Random Variables
Functions of One Random Variable and Expectation
Joint Probability Distributions
Some Important Discrete Distributions
Some Important Continuous Distributions
The Normal Distribution
Random Samples and Sampling Distributions
Parameter Estimation
Tests of Hypotheses
Design and Analysis of Single-Factor Experiments: The Analysis of Variance
Design of Experiments with Several Factors
Simple Linear Regression and Correlation
Multiple Regression
Nonparametric Statistics
Statistical Quality Control and Reliability Engineering
Stochastic Processes and Queueing
Statistical Decision Theory
References
Appendix
Answers to Selected Exercises
Index