Know your probability distributions!

Random Science or math Quiz

Can you name the probability distributions?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

 plays        
How to Play
DescriptionProbability distribution
A single fair coin flip yielding heads
Number of heads after flipping a coin a fixed number of times
Color of the first ball drawn from a bag with red, green, and blue balls
Number of white balls drawn WITHOUT replacement from a bag of white and black balls
Time between a call at a call center and the n-th immediately following call
Number of tails obtained by flipping a coin until the first n heads appear
Time between a call at a call center and the immediately following call
Distribution of p-values if the null hypothesis is true
A single fair die roll
Sample variance in a standard normal population (times a constant)
Ratio of sample variances in standard normal populations
(Bayesian) Prior distribution over covariance matrices of a multivariate normal distribution
(Bayesian) Prior distribution of a single fair coin flip yielding heads
Sample mean divided by sample variance in a standard normal population (times a constant)
Length of the opposite side of a uniformly distributed angle in a right triangle, where the length of the adjacent side is fixed
Number of calls received at a call center in one hour
Number of balls of each color drawn WITH replacement from a bag of red, green, and blue balls
(Bayesian) Prior distribution over discrete (categorical) probability distributions
Number of tails obtained by flipping a coin until the first heads appears
Velocities of molecules in an ideal gas

Friend Scores


  Player Best Score Plays Last Played
You You haven't played this game yet.

You Might Also Like...

Extras