6. Random Variables: Univariate Case

  1. Robert Bartoszyǹski and
  2. Magdalena Niewiadomska-Bugaj

Published Online: 30 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470191590.ch6

Probability and Statistical Inference, Second Edition

Probability and Statistical Inference, Second Edition

How to Cite

Bartoszyǹski, R. and Niewiadomska-Bugaj, M. (2007) Random Variables: Univariate Case, in Probability and Statistical Inference, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470191590.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 APR 2007
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471696933

Online ISBN: 9780470191590

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Keywords:

  • random variables;
  • discrete random variables;
  • continuous random variables;
  • survival functions;
  • hazard functions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Distributions of Random Variables

  • Discrete and Continuous Random Variables

  • Functions of Random Variables

  • Survival and Hazard Functions