Physics307L F09:Schedule/Week 10 agenda/Binomial

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Talk about lab improvisation (Darrell)

Pushing rough draft due date back one week

Binomial Distribution

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Say you are calculating the probability of having k girls in a family with n children. p is the probability of a single birth resulting in a girl. f tells you the probability of k girls.

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Pascal's Triangle

Protein Association Constant Example

Vioxx paper