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Name:  Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions 
ID:  m16833 
Language:  English (en) 
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Subject:  Mathematics and Statistics 
Keywords:  binomial, discrete, elementary, formula, function, geometric, hypergeometrical, Poisson, probability, random, statistics, variable 
License:  Creative Commons Attribution License CCBY 3.0 


Authors:  Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu) 
Copyright Holders:  Maxfield Foundation (cnx@cnx.org) 
Maintainers:  Susan Dean (susanldean45@gmail.com), Barbara Illowsky, Ph.D. (illowskybarbara@deanza.edu), Connexions (cnx@cnx.org) 


Latest version:  1.11 (history) 
First publication date:  May 29, 2008 1:37 pm 0500 
Last revision to module:  Aug 8, 2013 12:05 pm 0500 
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Version:  1.11 Aug 8, 2013 12:05 pm 0500 by Susan Dean 
Changes:  Module: Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions: Minor edit 


Version:  1.10 May 22, 2012 3:41 pm 0500 by Susan Dean 
Changes:  Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions: Added formula for variance to the Poisson 


Version:  1.9 Apr 28, 2012 11:07 am 0500 by Susan Dean 
Changes:  Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions: Corrected the formula for the Poisson standard deviation. 


Version:  1.8 Feb 7, 2009 4:02 pm 0600 by Susan Dean 
Changes:  Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions: Changed the variance formulas to standard deviation formulas. Added language to the Poisson about "large" n and "small" p. 


Version:  1.7 Jan 21, 2009 5:03 pm 0600 by Susan Dean 
Changes:  Discrete Random Variables: Summary of the Discrete Probability Functions: Added language for clarity. 


Version:  1.6 Oct 27, 2008 2:38 pm 0500 by James Cooper 
Changes:  roles updated 


Version:  1.5 Jul 31, 2008 10:13 am 0500 by Connexions 
Changes:  removed draft note 


Version:  1.4 Jul 7, 2008 12:28 pm 0500 by Connexions 
Changes:  post review updates 


Version:  1.3 Jun 30, 2008 11:29 pm 0500 by Connexions 
Changes:  Updated for consistency within collection 


Version:  1.2 Jun 27, 2008 10:50 am 0500 by Connexions 
Changes:  Roles changed 


Version:  1.1 Jun 23, 2008 1:18 am 0500 by Jonathan Emmons 
Changes:  Initial publication 
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