The Bell Curve
Lecture no. 6 from the course: Meaning from Data: Statistics Made Clear
Taught by Professor Michael Starbird | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses
The most famous shape of distributions is the bell-shaped curve, also called a normal curve or a Gaussian distribution. This lecture explores its properties and why it arises so frequently—as in the central limit theorem, one of the core insights on which statistical inference is based.