Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Essentials of Probability” as Want to Read:
The Essentials of Probability
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Essentials of Probability

3.83  ·  Rating Details ·  6 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This text offers a treatment of probability focused on problem solving. Each topic moves from the specific to the general, beginning with one or more examples to lead into the theoretical results. A large number of examples and carefully chosen exercises relate applications to everyday life.
Hardcover, 280 pages
Published September 15th 1993 by Duxbury Resource Center
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Essentials of Probability, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Essentials of Probability

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-11)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Ashlee
Ashlee rated it really liked it
Mar 17, 2008
FENG ZHU
FENG ZHU rated it it was amazing
Oct 17, 2014
Jeff
Jeff rated it liked it
Apr 28, 2008
Schak
Schak rated it liked it
Sep 03, 2015
Justin
Justin rated it really liked it
Apr 11, 2016
Lee
Lee rated it really liked it
Feb 08, 2009
Hans-peter
Hans-peter marked it as to-read
Apr 05, 2013
Yinan Dong
Yinan Dong marked it as to-read
Oct 04, 2016
Rahul
Rahul is currently reading it
Oct 31, 2016
BookDB
BookDB marked it as to-read
Nov 07, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Richard Timothy Durrett is a mathematician known for his research and books on mathematical probability theory, stochastic processes and their application to mathematical ecology and population genetics.

He received his BS and MS at Emory University in 1972 and 1973 and his Ph.D. at Stanford University in 1976 under advisor Donald Iglehart. From 1985 until 2010 was on the faculty at Cornell Univers
...more
More about Richard Durrett...

Share This Book