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==Nomenclature==
 
==Nomenclature==
 
One of the most commonly mis-remembered diagrams in subsurface science!
 
One of the most commonly mis-remembered diagrams in subsurface science!
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==External links==
 
==External links==

Revision as of 19:34, 4 October 2011

A common example is the log-normal distribution. A result of the central limit theorem is that these arise in quantities that are products.

The opposite of a skewed distribution is a symmetric one, for example the normal distribution.

Nomenclature

One of the most commonly mis-remembered diagrams in subsurface science!

Skewed distributions.png

SVG version is here.

External links

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