tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4169710303065679169.post7034607475602592808..comments2014-10-07T08:59:28.270-07:00Comments on A W i d e r V i e w: Important Statistical Distributions...reallyCraig Shallahamer, President/Founder, OraPubhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/04109635337570098781noreply@blogger.comBlogger2125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4169710303065679169.post-10257232930271304792011-02-10T18:24:59.615-08:002011-02-10T18:24:59.615-08:00Great posting Craig - thanks for putting this toge...Great posting Craig - thanks for putting this togetherDwayne Kinghttp://www.blogger.com/profile/18445470383860940626noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-4169710303065679169.post-90763157693674175552011-02-03T09:09:39.585-08:002011-02-03T09:09:39.585-08:00Perhaps it is worth noting that the Normal (and th...Perhaps it is worth noting that the Normal (and therefore Log-normal) distributions pop up in so many places because if the thing you measure depends on many independent, even differently distributed, factors, the resulting measurements will have a normal distribution. I believe it is called "The Central Limit Theorem". I find it fascinating.Fladohttp://www.blogger.com/profile/04901763101139511192noreply@blogger.com