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Probability Spaces

  • John Haigh
Part of the Springer Undergraduate Mathematics Series book series (SUMS)

Abstract

Imagine that some experiment involving random chance takes place, and use the symbol Ω to denote the set of all possible outcomes. For example, if you throw an ordinary die, then Ω = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6}. Or you might switch on the television set and ascertain what proportion of the current programme remains to be broadcast. Here Ω would be the continuum of real numbers from zero to unity.

Keywords

Probability Model Probability Space Random Point Birth Date Club Member 
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© Springer-Verlag London 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • John Haigh
    • 1
  1. 1.Centre for Statistics and Stochastic Modelling, School of Mathematical SciencesUniversity of SussexFalmer, BrightonUK

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