Chapter 7
The Normal Probability
Distribution
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Overview
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In this chapter, we introduce continuous
distributions which deals with continuous
random variables
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Continuous random variables may assume any
value within an interval on the number line
–
not
just discrete values
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The fundamental distribution underlying most of
inferential statistics is the normal distribution
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