Simple question: can a chi-squared be represented as a gaussian distribution? I'm wondering if I can take some chi-squared numbers that I have and represent them as increasing/decreasing widths of FWHM of a gaussian. Can I?(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**

Join Physics Forums Today!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

# Relating chi-squared and gaussian curves

**Physics Forums | Science Articles, Homework Help, Discussion**