probability distribution


A curve that shows all the values that a random variable can take and the likelihood that each will occur. Types of probability distributions include a normal distribution and a lognormal distribution.

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You should try and keep up with the probability distribution and see how you can work it in your favor.

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That day, I learned that reality worked as a probability distribution and I experienced what was most probable and that's it.

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The probability distribution included few outliers which allowed our data to be even more meaningful to the project we were presenting.

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