5.1 Table of Important Discrete Distributions

5.1 Table of - Table of Important Discrete Distributions Name for which these for Description Bernoulli One trial 1 if success 0 if failure

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Unformatted text preview: Table of Important Discrete Distributions Name for which ( ) ( ) these for () () Description Bernoulli One trial; 1 if success, 0 if failure Binomial () Number of success in trials Bernoulli Geometric Pascal (Negative Binomial) Poisson ( Hypergeometric ( Uniform ) () ) ( )( ) Number of Bernoulli trials needed to get one success Number of Bernoulli trials needed to get success Approximates binomial for large, but not large ( ) Number of red balls chosen when balls are chosen from balls, of which are red Choose one of the numbers ( ) ...
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This note was uploaded on 05/04/2011 for the course STAT 1301 taught by Professor Smslee during the Spring '08 term at HKU.

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