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What are the chances? : probability made clear

Author: Michael Starbird; Teaching Company.
Publisher: Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., ©2006.
Series: Great courses (DVD)., Science & mathematics.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explore the fundamental concepts and fascinating applications of probability.
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Genre/Form: Educational films
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Starbird; Teaching Company.
ISBN: 1598032666 9781598032666
OCLC Number: 792926838
Notes: "Course No. 1474"--Disc labels.
Course guidebook includes bibliographical references (p. 79-83).
Credits: Producer and editor, Alisha Reay ; Academic content supervisor, Pam Greer.
Performer(s): Lectures delivered by Michael Starbird, Professor, University of Texas at Austin.
Description: 2 videodiscs (360 min.) in 1 container : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. (DVD) + 1 course guidebook (iv, 83 pages ; 22 cm).
Details: DVD.
Contents: Disc. 1. Lecture 1. Our random world --
probability defined --
Lecture 2. The nature of randomness --
Lecture 3. Expected value --
you can bet on it --
Lecture 4. Random thoughts on random walks --
Lecture 5. Probability phenomena of physics --
Lecture 6. Probability is in our genes --
disc. 2. Lecture 7. Options and our financial future --
Lecture 8. Probability where we don't expect it --
Lecture 9. Probability surprises --
Lecture 10. Conundrums of conditional probability --
Lecture 11. Believe it or not --
Bayesian probability --
Lecture 12. Probabilitiy everywhere.
Series Title: Great courses (DVD)., Science & mathematics.
Other Titles: Probability made clear
Responsibility: the Teaching Company.

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Explore the fundamental concepts and fascinating applications of probability.

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