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also for math

In article <377CAE93.5513@mmae.engr.ucf.edu>,
Lei Sun  <lei@mmae.engr.ucf.edu> wrote:
>  Any sugguestion?

Have you heard of the Central Limit Theorem?  It's the key to your
problem.  As n approaches infinity, the distribution of the sum (or
mean) of X1, X2, ..., Xn is approximated by the normal distribution,
irrespective of the true distribution of X.

Tim.
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From: tjg@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk (Tim J Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.lang.c
Subject: Re: also for math
Date: 2 Jul 1999 15:51:29 +0100
Organization: University of Leicester, UK
Message-ID: <7lijlh$ng3$1@ltpcg.star.le.ac.uk>
References: <377CAE93.5513@mmae.engr.ucf.edu>

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