4. Multiple Random Variables

  1. Vijay K. Rohatgi and
  2. A. K. MD. Ehsanes Saleh

Published Online: 13 SEP 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118165676.ch4

An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition

An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rohatgi, V. K. and Saleh, A. K. MD. E. (2000) Multiple Random Variables, in An Introduction to Probability and Statistics, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118165676.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 SEP 2011
  2. Published Print: 29 SEP 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471348467

Online ISBN: 9781118165676

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Keywords:

  • multiple random variables;
  • independent random variables;
  • covariance;
  • correlation;
  • conditional expectation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Multiple Random Variables

  • Independent Random Variables

  • Functions of Several Random Variables

  • Covariance, Correlation, and Moments

  • Conditional Expectation

  • Order Statistics and Their Distributions