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Published by Butterworth-Heinemann .
Written in English


  • Probability & statistics,
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Mathematics / General,
  • Probability & Statistics - General,
  • Probabilities

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Edition Notes

SeriesModular Mathematics Series
The Physical Object
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9642289M
ISBN 100340614269
ISBN 109780340614266

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