Following the bell-shaped curve
upwards from the triage coffee, you would find the bulk coffee that is being sold.
The genius in Hubbert's approach stems from a simple aspect of his bell-shaped curve
: relatively large uncertainties about recoverable oil supply have relatively little effect on the timing of the peak.
Within the broader bell-shaped curve
of Democrats, Rep.
Unfortunately, as expected, the bell-shaped curve
for some centers is more adversely skewed than it is for others, with unacceptable economic and patient care consequences for everyone.
Now it seems there is another group which does not conform with the standard bell-shaped curve
- the mammals.
We generally advise clients to stay in the middle of the bell-shaped curve
as much as they can.
A generation ago, Benjamin Bloom showed that half of the "bell-shaped curve
" of achievement was due to differences in readiness of learners.
Second, historical data suggests that returns, and the variance of returns, follow a familiar statistical pattern (a bell-shaped curve
), which is a precondition for modeling an efficient set of portfolios.
The classic bell-shaped curve
is more accurately described as flat-top bell-shaped.
Managers of large groups also have to assign these scores according to a bell-shaped curve
, he adds, so that about 40% of Microsoft employees receive scores around the 3.5 mark, while 35% score above 4.0 and 25% score below 3.0.
During my argument, I drew a very simple bell-shaped curve
on the drawing board.
One graphic result of a process-capability study is a bell-shaped curve
, familiar to anyone who has been exposed to SPC (see chart on facing page).