22. Borel and a Different Kind of Normality (1909)

  1. Prakash Gorroochurn

Published Online: 7 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118314340.ch22

Classic Problems of Probability

Classic Problems of Probability

How to Cite

Gorroochurn, P. (2012) Borel and a Different Kind of Normality (1909), in Classic Problems of Probability, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118314340.ch22

Author Information

  1. Department of Biostatistics, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118063255

Online ISBN: 9781118314340

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Keywords:

  • Borel and a different kind of normality (1909);
  • almost every real number in [0,1], as normal for all bases;
  • SLLN, theorem on continued fractions;
  • Borel's normal law, of almost every real number in [0,1] as normal;
  • binary expansion of a real number in [0,1], explaining the connection

Summary

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  • Discussion