Unformatted text preview: the Poisson distribution. Let X have the hypergeometric distribution P ( X = x  N,M,K ) = ± M x ² ± NM Kx ² ± N K ² , x = 0 , 1 ,...K. Show that as N → ∞ ,M → ∞ and M/N → p , P ( X = x  N,M,K ) → ³ K x ! p x (1p ) Kx , x = 0 , 1 ,...,K....
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 Spring '11
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 Statistics, Probability theory, Binomial distribution, Discrete probability distribution, lim P, random variable Yn

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