Category: statistics

This is called a box plot, for obvious reasons…

This is called a box plot, for obvious reasons.

So, for problem 1b I noticed many of you had u…

So, for problem 1b I noticed many of you had used a lot of words for your explanations. This is not quite rigorous enough in my opinion. I wish more people would do it properly with mathematics, instead of using a lot of words. This is not economics.

This is going to be a gambling problem.

This is going to be a gambling problem.

That can’t be my handwriting, it’s too neat.

That can’t be my handwriting, it’s too neat.

D is X1-X2. You want to get the D.

D is X1-X2. You want to get the D.

I’m ok with making finitely many mistake…

I’m ok with making finitely many mistakes no matter how big they are.

It is not unlikely that probabilists have a de…

It is not unlikely that probabilists have a deck of cards in their pocket.

“I’m ok with making finitely many mistakes, no matter however big they are.”

“I’m ok with making finitely many mistakes, no matter however big they are.”

Our Probability Professor while explaining that you can integrate PDFs even if the are discontinuous at finitely many points.

“It’s called an F distribution, standing for ‘fuck, it’s another distribution.‘”

“It’s called an F distribution, standing for ‘fuck, it’s another distribution.‘”

Statistics professor

“This problem is ridiculous. There’s no need to be that precise.”

“This problem is ridiculous. There’s no need to be that precise.”

Stats teacher estimating the “interestingness quotient” of the most interesting man in the world