
Please post any and all homework or other textbookstyle problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...

Feb2313 09:25 AM
micromass

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Just refreshing my understanding of measurable cardinals, the first step (more questions may follow, but one step at a...

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nomadreid

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Imagine points in a plane with a uniform density. To use a simple model, consider just a finite region such as the...

Y 09:55 PM
marcusl

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According to wiki:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poisson_process
The probability for the waiting time to observe...

Y 06:32 PM
phyalan

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Hi everybody, I apologize if this question is too basic but I did 1 hour of solid Google searching and couldn't find...

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gill1109

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Boolean Algebra is a well known field of study in mathematical logic. In Boolean Algebra (BA), a statement can be...

Y 04:03 PM
adrianmitrea

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I have some data from gas emission samples, part of the data was sampled in a region with a characteristic A and...

Y 09:50 AM
gill1109

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I have 3 fair dices. The probability of 2 of them lying in the same number without the 3rd doing so is given by...

Y 09:38 AM
gill1109

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Prove Russel's paradox by contradiction and what does it tell us about sets?
I tried doing it like this and I am not...

Jul2714 10:52 AM
Stephen Tashi

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From what I understand, and please correct me if I'm wrong:
An "Argument" in sentential logic is a set of...

Jul2714 03:07 AM
twoslit

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I really like the derivations here
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Proofs_involving_ordinary_least_squares
Could...

Jul2514 06:11 PM
rigetFrog

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I've been figuring out the use of the nonparametric bootstrap and if I understand correctly, this is the procedure:
...

Jul2514 10:31 AM
Stephen Tashi

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I thought I understood all the theory quite well and sat down to begin coding until I realized that calculating a...

Jul2514 08:36 AM
TheOldHag

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Let's say I'm applying electrical currents to a certain part of a human test subject and measuring certain deflections...

Jul2414 10:20 PM
madilyn

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Suppose I have around 20 exposures that potentially affect an outcome and I want to see which exposures have bigger...

Jul2414 09:14 PM
FactChecker

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Three statements:
1) I will take a shower if the water is warm.
2) I will take a shower unless the water is cold....

Jul2214 04:04 PM
MrAnchovy

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Consider two independent random events A and B. Is the event A/B independent from event B?
My real problem stems...

Jul2214 02:22 AM
WWGD

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I ran a multinomial logistic regression on some likart data (15 survey response questions). For some background, the...

Jul2114 03:58 PM
WWGD

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Hello,
From an offset zener diode breakdown circuit, I have collected a set of bytes from an ADC. The values...

Jul2014 06:06 PM
FactChecker

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The name in the title is probably not what it's called but it so similar that I chose it anyways.
This is a problem...

Jul2014 04:50 PM
da_nang

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Suppose we have a class equivalence relation ~ on a proper class C. Can we form the class of equivalence classes C/~?...

Jul1914 09:21 PM
disregardthat

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hi pf!
so i am going to take the skewness and kurtosis of a sample. however, if i already have a pdf, is there...

Jul1814 07:07 AM
Simon Bridge

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I am reading Introduction to Set Theory (Jech & Hrbacek) and in one of the exercises we're asked to prove that the...

Jul1814 01:05 AM
WWGD

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Hi there, I have a bit of a confusing question, but I'll try to be as clear as I can in asking it.
I have a set...

Jul1714 10:39 AM
Stephen Tashi

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So, today we were studying the introduction of probability. For me it is fairly simple (for now).
My question is...

Jul1514 09:45 PM
FilupSmith

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I am trying to derive the Probability distribution of Geometric Brownian motion, and I don't know how to find the...

Jul1514 01:56 PM
Greg Bernhardt

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Okay, so I guess my first question is if the main utility of the normal distribution ##f(x)## is to provide a...

Jul1414 04:01 AM
homeomorphic

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Consider a onedimensional random walk on the integer lattice, starting at 0. The next step is decided to be +1 or 1...

Jul1414 03:26 AM
opapa

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So I take <z10, +> this to be the group
Z10 = {0,1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9} Mod 10 group of additive integers and I...

Jul1214 07:08 PM
DUDEEGG

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I've been thinking about the Central Limit Theorem and by my understanding it states that the sum of randomly...

Jul1114 01:12 AM
colinman

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I'd like some help understanding a proof, from http://www.statlect.com/cndprb1.htm. Properties are introduced, which a...

Jul914 01:22 PM
scinoob

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Hey!
I'm working with some regression related stuff at the moment and i'd need some help with multiple variable...

Jul714 07:42 AM
Uniquebum

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I am studying an article which involves stochastic variables http://www.rmki.kfki.hu/~diosi/prints/1985pla112p288.pdf....

Jul614 04:30 PM
mathman

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I understand how using classical or bayesian statistical inference os often very helpful for solving information...

Jul214 07:10 PM
marcusl

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I have a set of scored items with the scores in the interval . Roughly speaking the distribution of scores is about...

Jul214 08:46 AM
TheOldHag

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i am a complete nooby in statistics, therefore the question i am about to ask may sound very unprofessional warning :)...

Jul114 10:15 PM
Greg Bernhardt

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I am starting a project on signal detection theory (cognitive focus), and working with a winbugs expansion in matlab....

Jul114 10:00 AM
scinoob

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When you have a graph like this one here:
https://www.dropbox.com/s/tchpodpt2gp1huf/Bisimulation.jpg
Of course...

Jul114 08:45 AM
Greg Bernhardt

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Hello again pf!
i was wondering if any of you could help me with the intuition for the following structure...

Jul114 08:45 AM
Greg Bernhardt

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I think the first thing that is confusing me is the terminology. There are too many similar terms (e.g. probability...

Jun3014 09:00 PM
V0ODO0CH1LD

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I try to understand the following equation but I can not.
I have basic knowledge about Bayes rule and joint...

Jun3014 03:59 PM
mathman

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