What are probability distributions?
Discrete vs continuous random variables
The language of probability
True probability, experimental probability and theoretical (model) probability
Discrete random variables
Calculating the mean, standard deviation and variance of distributions
Using distributions to solve problems
2.The Poisson distribution
Applications of the Poisson distribution
Inverse Poisson problems
3.The binomial distribution
Inverse binomial problems
Continuous random variables
1.The normal distribution
The standard normal distribution
Reading normal distribution tables
Inverse normal distribution
2.The rectangular (continuous uniform) distribution
3.The triangular distribution
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