Accession Number:

AD0655118

Title:

DISTRIBUTIONS DETERMINED BY CUTTING A SIMPLEX WITH HYPERPLANES.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-05-15

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

A geometric derivation is given for the probability that a uniformly distributed random point in a simplex shall be on one side of a given hyperplane. The argument extends directly to several hyperplanes. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE