Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Upper bound of random variable

  1. Feb 21, 2012 #1
    Dears,

    If a random variable is generated with the pdf of p(f) = 1/(f^x),
    how can I derive the upper bound or lower bound of the random variable?

    Thanks,
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Feb 21, 2012 #2
    Use the properties:
    [tex]
    p(f) \ge 0
    [/tex]

    [tex]
    \int_{f_\mathrm{min}}^{f_\mathrm{max}}{p(f) \, df} = 1
    [/tex]
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Upper bound of random variable
  1. Upper bound/Lower Bound (Replies: 10)

  2. Find a upper bound (Replies: 11)

Loading...