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September 12th, 2012, 12:55 PM   #1
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Statistics: What does it mean when x is "uniform on (0,1)"?

What does it mean when x is "uniform on (0,1)"?
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Re: Statistics: What does it mean when x is "uniform on (0,1

X is a random variable, 0 ? X ? 1, with the probability distribution P(X < x) = x, where 0 ? x ? 1.

It might be clearer to look at the probability density function f(x). f(x) = 1 for 0 ? x ? 1, = 0 otherwise.
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