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probability distribution

[‚präb·ə′bil·əd·ē ‚dis·trə‚byü·shən]
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The bottom window displays the current probability distribution of the sample means as a histogram, the location of the next sample mean (should the same as the location of the sample mean in the top window), the expected normal distribution according to the CLT (the blue bell), as well as the actual and expected means and standard deviations.
Out of the dozens of possible probability distributions, the three used most often in capital budgeting simulations are rectangular (or continuous uniform) distribution, normal distribution, and triangle distribution.
2013 for details of calibration); second, the calibrated probability distributions from every sample in the same phase were summed and normalised for unity; and third, these distributions from every phase in the same culture were summed and normalised for unity.
Representing the joint probability distribution as a directed graphical network simplifies the computation of the joint distribution by expressing it as a product of the conditional probability distributions at every node using Bayes' rule.
A Bayesian Network is a means for clear and concise expression of combined probability distribution among variables and interrelated assumptions.
The histogram plots (Figure 9) and the normal q-q plots (Figure 10) of simulated average player win also indicate that the probability distributions of the average player win from simulation are quite close to the normal distribution.
Resulting distribution is then the mix of two probability distributions.
When the constraint set is inconsistent, IPFP algorithm will not converge to a single fixed point, but oscillate in a few joint probability distributions.
With the models described in this section, the stochastic simulation of the tank rest position will consist in sampling values of the tank rest position and departure angle from underlying probability distributions.
using the measured ACR and local meteorological statistical data, including Weibull parameters and occurrence frequencies of each wind direction, the exceedance probabilities will be calculated for all respective wind directions, and the overall probability distributions are summarized as a function of a series of specified ACR values for each investigated model orientation.
In the given case the portfolio P is composed of 3 assets, which are described by certain probability distributions of their possibilities if a unit capital is invested:

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