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|Table of Contents Univariate Data Distributions Most common distributons Binomial Distribution|
|See also: normal distribution, Bernoulli distribution, hypergeometric distribution, relationship between distributions|
The binomial distribution describes a discrete probability distribution.
|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(1-p)|
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