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Statistical Distributions

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By: Merran Evans, Nicholas Hastings and Brian Peacock

221 pages, Figs, tabs, graphs

John Wiley & Sons

Paperback | Dec 1993 | Edition: 2 | #40685 | ISBN: 0471559512
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Includes 39 of the major probability distributions, presenting key formulas, tables and diagrams for each distribution in a clear, concise format.

[...] a reference work for Everyman. -The Statistician 50 (1) 2001.


Terms and Symbols. General Variate Relationships. Bernoulli Distribution. Beta Distribution. Binomial Distribution. Cauchy Distribution. Chi-Squared Distribution. Chi-Squared (Noncentral) Distribution. Dirichlet Distribution. Empirical Distribution Function. Erlang Distribution. Error Distribution. Exponential Distribution. Exponential Family. Extreme Value (Gumbel) Distribution. F (Variance Ratio) or Fisher-Snedecor Distribution. F (Noncentral) Distribution. Gamma Distribution. Geometric Distribution. Hypergeometric Distribution. Inverse Gaussian (Wald) Distribution. Laplace Distribution. Logarithmic Series Distribution. Logistic Distribution. Lognormal Distribution. Multinomial Distribution. Multivariate Normal (Multinormal) Distribution. Negative Binomial Distribution. Normal (Gaussian) Distribution. Pareto Distribution. Poisson Distribution. Power Function Distribution. Power Series (Discrete) Distribution. Rayleigh Distribution. Rectangular (Uniform) Continuous Distribution. Rectangular (Uniform) Discrete Distribution. Student's t Distribution. Student's t (Noncentral) Distribution. Triangular Distribution. von Mises Distribution. Weibull Distribution. Wishart (Central) Distribution. Computing References. Statistical Tables. Bibliography.

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MERRAN EVANS, PhD, is Director of Planning and Academic Affairs at Monash University, Victoria, Australia. NICHOLAS HASTINGS, PhD, is Director of the Centre for Asset Management at Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia. BRIAN PEACOCK, PhD, is Manager of Manufacturing Ergonomics Laboratory, General Motors Technical Center, Warren, Michigan

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