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Probabilities and life.

Emile Borel

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Published
**1962**
by Dover Publications in New York
.

Written in English

- Probabilities

**Edition Notes**

Translation of the 4th ed. of Les probabilités et la vie.

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | vi, 87 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 87 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL21777296M |

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Translated from the French by Maurice Baudin. Translation of the 4t 2/5. Probabilities and life Volume of Dover books on science Volume of Dover Publications Dover books explaining science and mathematics: Author: Émile Borel: Publisher: Dover Publications, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Feb 4, Length: 87 pages: Subjects: Probabilities: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

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Price New from Used from Paperback, Import "Please retry" $ — $ Paperback $ 7 Used from $ The Amazon Book Review Author: Emile Borel. --Probabilities and general opinion: gamblers' presumptions. --Fallacies about probabilities concerning life and death. --Negligible probabilities and the probabilities of everyday life.

--Events of small probability: Poisson's law. --Probabilities of deaths, diseases and accidents. --Application of probabilities to certain problems of heredity. OCLC Number: Description: vi, 87 pages: Contents: Introduction.

--Probabilities and general opinion: gamblers' presumptionsFallacies about probabilities concerning life and deathNegligible probabilities and the probabilities of everyday lifeEvents of small probability: Poisson's lawProbabilities of deaths, diseases and accidentsApplication of probabilities to certain.

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