Appendix B. Common Distributions Used in Statistical Inference

  • B.1 Notation 441

  • B.2 Properties 442

  • B.3 Results 443

  • B.4 Distributional Shapes 445

B.1 Notation

Equation B.1. 

B.1 Notation

means that the random variable, X, is normally distributed with mean μ and variance σ2.

Equation B.2. 

B.1 Notation

means that the random variable, X, has the chi-square distribution with υ degrees of freedom.

Equation B.3. 

B.1 Notation

means that the random variable, X, has the F-distribution with υ1 upper and υ ...

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