IJPAM: Volume 93, No. 5 (2014)
APPROXIMATE THE PÓLYA DISTRIBUTION
Department of Mathematics
Faculty of Science
Chonburi, 20131, THAILAND
Abstract. This paper gives an improved negative binomial distribution with parameters and to approximate the Pólya distribution with parameters , and , where . The improved approximation is more accurate than the negative binomial approximation when is sufficiently large.
Received: December 25, 2013
AMS Subject Classification: 62E17, 60F05
Key Words and Phrases: negative binomial approximation, negative binomial probability function, Pólya probability function
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DOI: 10.12732/ijpam.v93i5.3 How to cite this paper?
Source: International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics
ISSN printed version: 1311-8080
ISSN on-line version: 1314-3395
Pages: 625 - 628
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