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Gaussian function

  1. Feb 1, 2014 #1
    what is gaussian function?what are it's field of applicaton?how this function is derived,i mean what are the logical reason(approach) behind forming such function?
     
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  3. Feb 1, 2014 #2

    Stephen Tashi

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    One way to motivate the gaussian distribution is to consider an outcome Y that is the result of summing many small independent contributions to the total outcome.
     
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