Accession Number:

ADA048791

Title:

On the Distribution of the Greatest Common Divisor

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-10-10

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The limiting joint distribution of the least common multiple and the greatest common divisor is determined. The lead term is given for the moments of both marginal distributions. The results are applied to the problem of reconstructing the sample size from a percentage classification.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE