probability

  1. Determine the symmetrical bounds to capture a certain area under a bell curve
  2. Histogram for a compound poisson process
  3. How to bound a probability with Chernoff's inequality?
  4. At each step of a limiting infinite process, put 10 balls in an urn and remove one at random. How many balls are left?
  5. Strong consistency of modified mean
  6. Why doesn't this method correctly find the expected value of a continuous random variable?

  7. Estimate the number of points scored by a team in baseball
  8. Elementary Question on Graphical Models

  9. Adding the values of a poisson process over an observation time
  10. $f(U_1|U_1>U_2)$ where $U_1$ and $U_2$ are independent uniform variables
  11. If the sum of the probabilities of events is equal to the probability of their union, does that imply that the events are disjoint?
  12. Can a probability distribution function be a random variable?

  13. Expectation of square root of sum of independent squared uniform random variables

  14. Particular mean value of $f(X,Y)$ where $(X,Y)$ gaussian vector

  15. Reorder point with stochastic lead time and demand

  16. Combining the forward and backward algorithms in HMMs

  17. Estimating probabilities conditional on actions with Random Forest

  18. Probability from Logit Regression

  19. Multiple Choice Test: Probability of Identical Incorrect Answers
  20. Inter-arrival time of Poisson arrivals?

  21. Markov Switching Forecast. How can I derive this?

  22. Conditional Probability vs Conditional Probability Distribution

  23. Conditional Density of an Exponential Given Gamma

  24. Expected number of tries required for consecutive successes
  25. Scaling the random variables x and y in P(x>y) by some positive parameter
  26. Conceptual question on random variables with the same cdf

  27. Estimating Win Probability from Score in Best-Of Series

  28. Expectation and Variance of Card Pairs

  29. Conditional distribution of $X_1$ given $X_1 + X_2$

  30. Probability of x% of Population voting Yes

  31. Converting binomial distribution to Gaussian distribution

  32. Is this a valid interpretation of the posterior distribution in Bayesian Models?

  33. Probability thought experiment -- split brain study

  34. Hellinger distance to find outliers. How to go from data to probability distribution?

  35. How to find the distribution of the ratio of random vectors having two other known distributions?
  36. simulate random variable and transform of random variable

  37. How to model the probability of each horse to win in each horse race?

  38. Marginal Likelihood as probability distribution

  39. Basketball free throw probability

  40. How to easily determine the results distribution for multiple dice?

  41. Probabilities from Logistic Regression

  42. Textbook or Video Course in probability

  43. How to find probability of out of control point

  44. Conditional Independence and Marginalization
  45. Identify urn with Bayes Update Rule by drawing color balls
  46. probability of sum of 5 dice is a certain number
  47. On notation used in Pollard's book regarding convergence of a generalized-M estimator

  48. Given a multivariate normal distribution, how can we simulate uniform random variables that hold on to the correlation structure?

  49. Variance and expectation of dot product

  50. Sample size calculation for estimating 0 probability in finite sample binary data

  51. Computing conditional distribution
  52. When is likelihood also a probability distribution?
  53. Does a MCMC fulfilling detailed balance yields a stationary distribution?

  54. How to compare two Bayesian networks?

  55. what distribution should my dataset fitted for?

  56. If a node Z in a conditional probability query P(X|capY) is not requisite, how do we know that there exist networks where P(X|Y) are not equal?

  57. Undirected graphical models with for discrete variables with hidden nodes - loglikelihood (The elements of statistical learning)
  58. Lesser-known but powerful probabilistic inference algorithms

  59. Confidence Intervals for Unknown Mean and Unknown Standard Deviation

  60. Is there any *mathematical* basis for the Bayesian vs frequentist debate?

  61. random variable and probability mass function
  62. What does it mean to sample a data point from or according to a distribution?
  63. Showing $Z_i$'s are independent if $Z_1=\sum_{i=1}^{n+1}X_i$ and $Z_i=\frac{X_i}{\sum_{j=1}^iX_j}, i\ge2$ when $X_i\sim\text{G}(\alpha,p_i)$

  64. How can an ensemble perform worse than all but one of its constituents?

  65. Calculating a probability for an individual not selected

  66. Difference between Global and detailed balance
  67. Proportion of correct guesses knowing the true probabilities

  68. How to calculate this normal distribution

  69. Which distribution to use for modelling items bought from certain categories?

  70. Computation of variance based on the conditional variance
  71. Sum of coefficients of multinomial distribution
  72. Probability of a run of k successes in a sequence of n Bernoulli trials
  73. Does this Bonferroni styled inequality also hold for characteristic functions?

  74. Probablity of getting sequence of K equal results while tossing coin N times

  75. Understanding Add-1/Laplace smoothing with bigrams
  76. Why is the probability zero for any given value of a normal distribution?
  77. Does the likelihood function for the Poisson distribution integrate to 1

  78. Why can this likelihood be factored into a product of a marginal distribution and a conditional distribution?

  79. Confidence / statistical significance of empirical probability estimation

  80. How can I find the expected value and variance of the Wilcoxon Sum of Ranks test?

  81. Summation of expectation

  82. How to correctly re-formulate mutual information between time series?
  83. What type of probability distribution should I use to solve this question?

  84. Odds of winning multiple raffle prizes

  85. Getting the confidence interval for Click through Rates

  86. Bivariate Probability Distribution

  87. Kernel Density Estimation as a discriminant
  88. The known varying probability of coins problem
  89. How do I calculate the reliability of a system for 30 days, in Rstudio?
  90. Measuring unions of events on infinitely extended measure spaces

  91. Probability in hidden Markov model
  92. What's the difference between biased outcomes and independent outcomes?
  93. How to see if time series terms are independent
  94. Normal Regression Model
  95. What is the probability that a best of seven series goes to the seventh game with negative binomial
  96. How do I get a measure of accuracy when dealing with measurements across time for different proccesses without shared timestamps
  97. Help understanding a paragraph in Kadane's book Principles of uncertainty

  98. Parameter dependent change of variable and MLE

  99. Is a person probability of a plane crash reduced with the precence of a plane crash survivor?

  100. Numerical example to understand Expectation-Maximization