Introduction to Probability with Texas Hold’em Examples by Frederic Paik Schoenberg

By Frederic Paik Schoenberg

Introduction to likelihood with Texas Hold’em Examples illustrates either commonplace and complicated chance issues utilizing the preferred poker online game of Texas Hold’em, instead of the common balls in urns. the writer makes use of scholars’ common curiosity in poker to coach vital techniques in probability.

This classroom-tested ebook covers the most matters of a regular undergraduate likelihood path, together with easy chance ideas, ordinary versions for describing collections of knowledge, and the legislation of enormous numbers. It additionally discusses numerous extra complicated themes, reminiscent of the poll theorem, the arcsine legislations, and random walks, in addition to a few really good poker matters, resembling the quantification of good fortune and talent in Texas Hold’em. Homework difficulties are supplied on the finish of every chapter.

The writer contains examples of tangible palms of Texas Hold’em from the area sequence of Poker and different significant tournaments and televised video games. He additionally explains tips to use R to simulate Texas Hold’em tournaments for scholar initiatives. R services for working the tournaments are freely to be had from CRAN (in a package deal known as holdem).

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