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[tex]X_{n:n}[/tex]

where X is a random variable. Searched the intern

where X is a random variable. Searched the intern

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[tex]X_{n:n}[/tex]

where X is a random variable. Searched the intern**o**ts but couldnt find anything

where X is a random variable. Searched the intern

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[tex]

X_{n:n} = X_{(n)}

[/tex]

is the largest order statistic.

You will also occasionally see this notation used in connections of double arrays of random variables, usually when a type of limit theorem is being discussed. (double array = arrangement of rows, with number of entries increasing with each row, to illustrate growing sample sizes)

There may be others.

In what context did you encounter this?

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[tex]

X_{n:n} = X_{(n)}

[/tex]

is the largest order statistic.

You will also occasionally see this notation used in connections of double arrays of random variables, usually when a type of limit theorem is being discussed. (double array = arrangement of rows, with number of entries increasing with each row, to illustrate growing sample sizes)

There may be others.

In what context did you encounter this?

Thanks a lot. I was using search term "rank statistic" instead of "order statistic".

This is in the context of largest insurance claim.

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