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ERIC Number: EJ091742
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Publication Date: 1974
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An Introduction to Monte Carlo Methods
Raeside, D. E.
American Journal of Physics, 42, 1, 20-26, Jan 74
Reviews the principles of Monte Carlo calculation and random number generation in an attempt to introduce the direct and the rejection method of sampling techniques as well as the variance-reduction procedures. Indicates that the increasing availability of computers makes it possible for a wider audience to learn about these powerful methods. (CC)
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