How to Apply Continuous Probability Concepts to Problem Solving


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How might a person apply the continuous probability distribution to a real-life situation?

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1. Why is rolling dice an example of a process associated with discrete probability distribution?

2. How do we know that a continuous probability function doesn't contain holes, jumps, or vertical asymptotes?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use this worksheet and attached quiz to realize what you know about continuous probability concepts and problem solving. Quiz topics include a property that must be satisfied by the probability function and a property associated with continuous probability function.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

These study tools will help you to:

  • Recognize an example of a process connected to a discrete probability distribution
  • Give an example of a continuous probability distribution
  • Identify a true statement about continuous function

Skills Practiced

Make use of these skills through the quiz and worksheet combo:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the continuous probability concepts and problem solving
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the properties associated with the continuous probability density function and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding continuous functions

Additional Learning

Find out more about this subject with this lesson called How to Apply Continuous Probability Concepts to Problem Solving. The lesson will adhere to the following study points:

  • Define continuous probability distribution
  • Examine continuous probability concepts
  • Explain the probability density function