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17: Observe the Relationship Between the Binomial and Normal Distributions

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  • Observe the Relationship between the Binomial and Normal Distribution


    n = 50

    p =0.5

    Try moving the top slider to change the sample size and the bottom slider to change the probability of success.  The histogram displays the binomial distribution with your chosen n and p and the curve shown represents the normal approximation to this binomial distribution.