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Multiplication of normal distribution

  1. Oct 8, 2008 #1
    I was wondering what owuld the outcome be if I multiply both normal distribution
    eg N (5, 100 ) and M ( 10,100 )

    i know the operations for addition and subtraction
    but what if N.M
    what do i get ?
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  3. Oct 8, 2008 #2


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    The product of two normal distributions is not a normal distribution (unlike for sums and differences). It's called (I think) a normal product distribution.
  4. Oct 9, 2008 #3
    so how would the mean and sd be ?
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