Posts Tagged ‘functions’

Posted in Blog on February 1, 2010

Solving exponential distribution probability using ...

Today I was challenged with the following advanced statistics problem: Two variables are exponentially distributed with rate parameters lambda 1 ( λ1 ) and lambda 2 ( λ2 ). What is the probability ( p ) that variable 1 ( X1 ) is less than v ... Continue Reading

Posted in Blog on January 12, 2010

Wind Chill Calculator — In Javascript, Ruby, ...

Since I spent the time to dig up the method of calculating the wind chill given a specific temperature and wind speed, I figured I would go ahead and share it in case someone else finds it useful. Here’s three functions for calculating the wind chill, one each for Javascript, PHP, an ... Continue Reading