Probability and Statistics for Engineers – Miller & Freund’s – 7th Edition

Description

This text is rich in exercises and examples, and explores both elementary and basic , with an emphasis on and science applications. Much of the data have been collected from the author’s own consulting experience and from discussions with scientists and about the use of statistics in their fields. In later chapters, the emphasizes designed experiments, especially two-level factorial design.

For an introductory, one or two semester, sophomore-junior level course in Probability and Statistics or Applied Statistics for engineering, science, and mathematics . Many data sets are drawn from author Richard Johnson’s own consulting activities as well as discussions with about their statistical .

Table of Content


1. Introduction.
2. Treatment of Data.
3. Probability.
4. Probability Distributions.
5. Probability Densities.
6. Sampling Distribution.
7. Inferences Concerning Means.
8. Inferences Concerning Variances.
9. Inferences Concerning Proportions.
10. Nonparametric Tests.
11. Curve Fitting.
12. Analysis of Variance.
13. Factorial Experimentation.
14. The Statistical Content of Quality—Improvement Programs.
15. Applications to Reliability and Life Testing.
Bibliography.
Statistical Tables.
Answers to Odd-Numbered Exercises.
Index.