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Probability distributions and statistics

Peter W. Zehna

Probability distributions and statistics

by Peter W. Zehna

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Probabilities,
  • Distribution (Probability theory),
  • Mathematical statistics

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 559-561.

    Statement[by] Peter W. Zehna.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA273 .Z395
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 622 p.
    Number of Pages622
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5306844M
    LC Control Number72090010

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