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Basic probability theory II

  • Gunnar Blom
  • Lars Holst
  • Dennis Sandell

Abstract

Our presentation of problems and snapshots from basic probability theory is continued. A trick is shown for determining expectations, and we then discuss, among other things, probability generating functions and factorial generating functions.

Keywords

Power Series Probability Function Preceding Section Probability Generate Function White Ball 
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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gunnar Blom
    • 1
  • Lars Holst
    • 2
  • Dennis Sandell
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Mathematical StatisticsUniversity of LundLundSweden
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsRoyal Institute of TechnologyStockholmSweden
  3. 3.Department of Biostatistics and Data ProcessingAstra Draco ABLundSweden

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