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OUP Oxford (1999)

US$24.99

What are the odds against winning the Lottery, making money in a casino, or backing the right horse? Every day, people make judgements on these matters and face other decisions that rest on their understanding of probability: buying insurance, following medical advice, carrying an umbrella. Yet many of us have a frightening ignorance of how...

What are the odds against winning the Lottery, making money in a casino, or backing the right horse?...

Wiley (2014)

US$42.30

Praise for the First Edition “If there is anything you want to know, or remind yourself, about probabilities, then look no further than this comprehensive, yet wittily written and enjoyable, compendium of how to apply probability calculations in real-world situations.” - Keith Devlin, Stanford University, National Public Radio’s “Math...

Praise for the First Edition “If there is anything you want to know, or remind yourself, about...

US$34.58

Probability and statistics impinge on the life of the average person in a variety of ways — as is suggested by the title of this book. Very often information is provided that is factually accurate but intended to give a biased view. This book presents the important results of probability and statistics without making heavy mathematical demands...

Probability and statistics impinge on the life of the average person in a variety of ways — as...

US$30.94

Probability and statistics impinge on the life of the average person in a variety of ways — as is suggested by the title of this book. Very often, information is provided that is factually accurate but intended to present a biased view. This book presents the important results of probability and statistics without making heavy mathematical...

Probability and statistics impinge on the life of the average person in a variety of ways —...