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What are the chances?: probability made clear
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Chantilly, VA : Teaching Co., [2006].
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2 videodiscs (approximately 360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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MPAA rating: not rated.
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Colonial Heights
DVD 519.2 WHAT 2006
Description
Award-winning Professor Michael Starbird makes the secret of numbers come alive for nonmathematicians. He picks intriguing, useful, and entertaining examples to illustrate the fundamental concepts of probability and teaches how to apply probability to areas of everyday life ranging from physics to biology to finance; understanding the nature of randomness and probabilistic reasoning; and much more.
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9781598032666, 1598032666

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12 lectures / 30 minutes per lecture.
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Course No. 1474.
Description
12 lectures about probability delivered by Michael Starbird, professor of mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Starbird, M. (2006). What are the chances?: probability made clear. Chantilly, VA: Teaching Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Starbird, Michael. 2006. What Are the Chances?: Probability Made Clear. Chantilly, VA: Teaching Co.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Starbird, Michael, What Are the Chances?: Probability Made Clear. Chantilly, VA: Teaching Co, 2006.

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Starbird, Michael. What Are the Chances?: Probability Made Clear. Chantilly, VA: Teaching Co, 2006. DVD.

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