The Normal Distribution

  • Birger Stjernholm Madsen


This chapter examines some important properties of the normal distribution. We also see how the fact that data follow a normal distribution can actually be verified. Finally, we see how to estimate the statistical uncertainty of a sample average.


Normal Distribution Lognormal Distribution Control Chart Statistical Uncertainty Control Limit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Birger Stjernholm Madsen
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  1. 1.Novozymes A/SBagsvaerdDenmark

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