Monthly Archives: October 2012

Binomial Distribution

The binomial distribution is closely related to the Bernoulli distribution. In order to understand it better assume that are i.i.d (independent, identical distributed) variables following a Bernoulli distribution with and .

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Bernoulli Distribution

All cases in which manifestations have exactly two characteristics follow a Bernoulli distribution. Typical examples are coin flip or medical treatment, which works or not.

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