I want a list of all of the main distributions and their application: Example entry: Poisson$(\lambda)$ - Models number of events in a given amount of time or space. Thank you, community answer ...
Often, one is often interested in theorems/inequalities of the following kind: Let $X$ be a random variable then the probability that $X$ is close to typically $\mu$ (or larger than some constant) is ...
Is there any significant Geometric/analytic property of the Pearson coefficent that could be applied to statistics?
Is there many significant Geometric/analytic property that the Pearson coefficent has which could be applied to statistics? It seems very interesting to me. Thanks in advance.
I'm teaching both at the same time to different classes in high school, so I just wondered about this. Added by OP on 16.May.2011 (Beijing time) I mean Statistics only, without Probability. In ...
I recently discovered Benford's Law. I find it very fascinating. I'm wondering what are some of the real life uses of Benford's law. Specific examples would be great.