Accession Number : AD0807345

Title :   PROBABILITIES IN A SEQUENCE OF CORRELATED EVENTS.

Corporate Author : CENTER FOR NAVAL ANALYSES ALEXANDRIA VA OPERATIONS EVALUATION GROUP

Report Date : 1947

Pagination or Media Count : 75

Abstract : Contents: Notation and Elementary Relations; Survival Probabilities: The Fundamental Difference Equations; The Stationary Case; Markoff's Normal Distribution in the Stationary Case; The Law of Small Numbers in the Stationary Case; The Law of Small Numbers in the Non-Stationary Case; The Law of Small Numbers with Constant Correlation; Markoff Processes with Superimposed Stationary Dispersion; Continuation: Non-Stationary Dispersion; Non-Stationary One-Step Gamma outcome Processes; and Application to the Gunnery Problem.

Descriptors :   (*SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), PROBABILITY), CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL), STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, DIFFERENCE EQUATIONS, STATISTICAL PROCESSES, NAVAL GUNNERY, PROBLEM SOLVING.

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE