Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

How can I find a median, or an approximation of a median, from the probability generating function?

share|improve this question
Does your pgf correspond to a non-negative discrete random variable? –  Sasha Jul 25 '12 at 14:55
Yes, the pfg corresponds to a non-negative discrete random variable. –  Mile Jan 21 '13 at 19:52

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.