Notre Dame Mathematical Lectures

The Teaching of the Calculus of Probability

Arthur H. Copeland

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Abstract

Contents

  • A. Physical Measurements
  • B. Functions of Sequences
  • C. Constant Sequences
  • D. Variance
  • E. Events
  • F. Algebra of Events
  • G. Mutually Exclusive Events
  • H. Independent Events
  • I. Fundamental Function
  • J. Tchebycheff's Inequality
  • K. Independence of Physical Quantities
  • L. Error of the Average of n Trials
  • M. Distribution Functions
  • N. Integrals
  • O. Moment Generating Functions
  • P. The Probability Integral
  • Q. The Problem of Application

Chapter information

Source
Notre Dame Mathematical Lectures, Number 4 (Notre Dame, Ind.: University of Notre Dame Press, 1944), 31-43

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 29 March 2007

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ndml/1175197125

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR0010918

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
0063.00961

Rights
Copyright © 1944 by University of Notre Dame.

Citation

Copeland, Arthur H. The Teaching of the Calculus of Probability. Notre Dame Mathematical Lectures, Number 4, 31--43, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1944. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ndml/1175197125


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