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Definition 
The binomial distribution describes a discrete probability distribution. 
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Applications  P is the probability, that event E occurs exactly x times in a population of n events. A binomial distribution is encountered when drawing proportions of a Bernoulli process. 
First Moment  E(X) = np 
Second Moment  VAR(X) = np(1p) 
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