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enCars, Goats, \(\pi\) and \(e\)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115295 at http://www.maa.orgProbability Distributome Navigator
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Wed, 25 Sep 2013 01:13:20 +0000lang187975 at http://www.maa.orgA Waiting-Time Surprise
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>Consider the sum of \(n\) random real numbers, uniformly distributed in the unit interval. Although the expected value of this sum is \(n/2\), the value of \(n\) for which this sum first exceeds a given target value \(t\) is expected to be more than \(2t\), by an amount that is asymptotically constant.</em></p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 09 Jun 2014 20:41:29 +0000lang423696 at http://www.maa.orgConvergence Theorems, Central Limit Theorem (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115290 at http://www.maa.orgExpected Value, covariance and correlation (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115289 at http://www.maa.orgSymmetric or Skewed?
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115288 at http://www.maa.orgCopulas, Characterization, Correlation, and Counterexamples
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115287 at http://www.maa.orgJoint, Marginal, Conditional Distributions (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115286 at http://www.maa.orgAn Application of the Dominated Convergence Theorem to Mathematical Statistics (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115285 at http://www.maa.orgStochastic processes, discrete Markov chains (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115291 at http://www.maa.orgThe Undying Novena
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115292 at http://www.maa.orgFamous Problems, birthday (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115293 at http://www.maa.orgFamous Problems, Buffon's needle (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115294 at http://www.maa.orgFamous Problems, hat check (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Fri, 12 Jul 2013 15:06:16 +0000newton_admin115296 at http://www.maa.orgFamous Problems, gambler's ruin (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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