Continuous random variable

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Continuous random variable

A random value that can take any fractional value within specified ranges, as contrasted with a discrete variable.

Continuous Random Variable

A random variable that may take any value within a given range. That is, unlike a discrete variable, a continuous random variable is not necessarily an integer.
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Chapters cover both conceptual and theoretical understanding of discrete and continuous random variables, hypothesis testing, simple regression, nonparametric statistics, and more.
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They and their contributors cover Ostrowski-type results in certain distribution functions, other Ostrowski-type results and applications for probability density functions (PDFs) trapezoidal type results and applications for PDFs, inequalities for cumulative distribution functions via Gruss-type results, elementary inequalities for variants, inequalities for n-type time differential PDFs including Lebesque norms, and variances and moments of continuous random variables defined over a finite period.
Rounding of continuous random variables and oscillatory asymptotics.

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