Introductory Probability Theory

  • Yu. A. Rozanov
Part of the Mathematics and Its Applications book series (MAIA, volume 344)


Imagine a usual coin tossing with two possible outcomes ω = ‘head’ or ‘tail’ each of them having the probability 1/2. In another example of a dice tossing with six possible equiprobable outcomes ω = 1,...,6; what is the probability of the event {ω is even}? The answer is of course 1/2 (why?).


Probability Density Conditional Probability Weak Convergence Independent Random Variable Elementary Event 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Yu. A. Rozanov
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  1. 1.Steklov Mathematical InstituteMoscowRussia

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