# Tagged Questions

For questions about distributions built-in in Mathematica, and functions that operate on them. Also includes questions about defining your own distributions.

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### Multivariate Exponential Distribution in Mathematica

Is there a way to define a multivariate exponential distribution based on independent univariate exponential distributions (Akin to multinormal distribution): ...
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### Key mapping an association applied to a distribution

I am attempting to import data from a database, group it according to a given identification parameter, get it's statistically relevant information, and then export it as a JSON object for ...
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### How do I define a two point random variable?

How do I define a random variable $X$ such that $Pr[X=x_1]=p_1$ and $Pr[X=x_2]=p_2$ where the values $x_i$, $i=1,\,2$ are just symbols and the probabilities $p_i$, $i=1,\,2$ are symbolic expressions ...
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### How to get the numerical result of inverse CDF?

This is my code. And I want to solve the function which contains both Q and L. But Mathematica only gives me a result with "InverseCDF" function, but not a number? I'm not sure whether I use the code ...
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### How to fit a Distribution to data that already looks like a distribution?

I have a set of data that is already ordered as a distribution. Here is a picture worth 999 words: I tried FindDistributionParameters, and ...
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### Generic Matrices

A multivariate Gaussian distribution for $k$ dimensions looks like this: $$\frac{1}{\sqrt{(2\pi)^k|\mathbf \Sigma|}}\mathbf e^{ -\frac 1 2 \mathbf x^T \mathbf \Sigma^{-1}\mathbf x }$$ $\mathbf x$ ...
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### What is the best distribution for my histogram?

I defined a security bound for a random walk (cube with 15 length) and I have this code to obtain a sample of the random times at which the random walk crosses the boundary for the first time: ...