### Abstract

This chapter talks about the elementary concepts of probability and statistics that are needed to better comprehend this book. This appendix covers topics like basic probability, conditional probability, Bayes’ Theorem and various distributions like normal distribution (also called Gaussian distribution), Bernoulli distribution, Poisson distribution and binomial distribution.

Original language | English (US) |
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Title of host publication | SpringerBriefs in Computer Science |

Publisher | Springer |

Pages | 5-16 |

Number of pages | 12 |

Edition | 9783319056029 |

DOIs | |

State | Published - Jan 1 2014 |

### Publication series

Name | SpringerBriefs in Computer Science |
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Number | 9783319056029 |

ISSN (Print) | 2191-5768 |

ISSN (Electronic) | 2191-5776 |

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Computer Science(all)

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## Cite this

Nath, V., & Levinson, S. E. (2014). Overview of probability and statistics. In

*SpringerBriefs in Computer Science*(9783319056029 ed., pp. 5-16). (SpringerBriefs in Computer Science; No. 9783319056029). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-05603-6_2