📙 The probability and statistics cookbook
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Latest commit f3907de Jul 15, 2016 @mavam Fix variance of Pareto distribution
Spotted by Carlo Cavalieri.


The probability and statistics cookbook contains a succinct representation of various topics in probability theory and statistics. It provides a comprehensive mathematical reference reduced to its essence, rather than aiming for elaborate explanations.

Feel encouraged to extend the cookbook by forking it and submitting pull requests.

Build Setup

You can build the cookbook locally via:


This first generates the distribution plots via R and then compiles the LaTeX source. You may have to install a few missing packages via CRAN.


This work is licensed under a Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

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Distributions 1 Distributions 2 Graphs Hypothesis Testing Bayesian Time Series