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Let $X, Y$ be two discrete random variables with density function $f_X$ and $f_Y$. Let $f_{X,Y}$ be the joint density function. Then is it true

$ \sum_{x,y}f_X(x)f_Y(y) \leq \sum_{x,y}f_{X,Y}(x,y)$

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I think that both sides are equal to 1. –  kmitov Jan 18 at 6:04
    
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I think that both sides are equal to 1.

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