Senior Maths Topics: Probability
Product Code: 978-1-875695-50-8
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About this book
Chapter 1 Basic definitions and ideas
Chapter 2 Diagrammatic representation of sample spaces
Chapter 3 The probability of an event
Chapter 4 Conditional probability
Chapter 5 Sets and the Venn diagram
Chapter 6 The addition principle
Chapter 7 The product theorem of probability
Chapter 8 Probability trees
Chapter 9 Miscellaneous
Chapter 10 Permutations and combinations
Chapter 11 The binomial theorem
Chapter 12 Further probability