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Probability density function

The function that describes the change of certain realizations for a continuous random variable.
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Probability Function

In statistics, a measure of the probable distribution of some random variable. When plotted on a chart, the area under the graph represents the probable values of the random variable. It is used in foreign exchange and equities as a means of assessing probable future market trends.
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The probability density function [G.sub.E]([E.sub.P]) (as given in the eq.
All of those are of a stochastic character and can be described by a normal distribution, where the probability density function is
The same trend of the results was observed for other probability density functions [f.sub.1] (p), [f.sub.2] (p), [f.sub.4] (p) of latent ability and various combinations of item characteristic functions (3)-(6), so the conclusion about the stability of these results could be drawn.
(1) It is possible to generalize the analysis and to allow informed gamblers to have different probability density functions. Thus, informed gamblers' degree of understanding of the probability density function varies.
Modified equations with three types of probability density functions, i.e., discrete model, quadratic model, and gamma model, were developed to predict rheological behavior of a polydispersed bubble suspension.
The graph of orbit of probability density functions by the deformed tent map 1
Probability density function parameters and corresponding goodness-of-fit P-value statistics are shown in Table 5.
The probability density function of the brittle strength of sub-volumes of the material body containing a single elementary flaw (here referred to as elementary units) is denoted by f([sigma]), and the cumulative frequency curve by
Then, we describe option contracts on federal funds futures and explain how one can extract probability density functions over future Federal Reserve target-rate choices from such option prices.
The conditional probability density functions used by the Gibbs Sampler for [[beta].sub.1], [[beta].sub.2] and the [[xi].sub.i] are all based on the right-hand side of Equation (12).
where [lambda] = observed movements of the population for the given time interval, I then derived probability density functions that were based on the frequency distribution of the observed movements of the conch (e.g., Fig.
Probability density functions and moments of many multivariate distributions can be evaluated using zonal polynomials.

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