Index: The Book of Statistical ProofsProbability Distributions ▷ Univariate continuous distributions ▷ Continuous uniform distribution ▷ Definition

Definition: Let $X$ be a continuous random variable. Then, $X$ is said to be uniformly distributed with minimum $a$ and maximum $b$

$\label{eq:cuni} X \sim \mathcal{U}(a, b) \; ,$

if and only if each value between and including $a$ and $b$ occurs with the same probability.

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Metadata: ID: D3 | shortcut: cuni | author: JoramSoch | date: 2020-01-27, 14:05.