# Questions tagged [binomial-distribution]

The binomial distribution gives the frequencies of "successes" in a fixed number of independent "trials". Use this tag for questions about data that might be binomially distributed or for questions about the theory of this distribution.

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### I would like some insight into what I have been working on here

I work in roofing sales which involves door-knocking at the entry level. Our daily numbers are printed in our GroupMe chat for our branch. I took it upon myself to do some analysis on those numbers. ...
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### "Important" data points causing problems with nonlinear regression bootstrapping

I am trying to model radar backscatter of a planetary surface. The power which is scattered back to the instrument depends on the angle at which the it observes the surface. The shape of the resulting ...
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### Number of successes for correlated Bernoulli variables

Good morning to everyone! The number of successes for a given set of independent Bernoulli random variables is described by the binomial distribution. However, I was wondering what could be said if ...
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### cloglog.sample.size function (Binomial distribution)

I was wondering if cloglog.sample.size function from binom package in R can be used to calculate the sample size for the following model (Binomial dis with cloglog) which can be used for discrete ...
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### Showing Poisson as a binomial approximation [closed]

How would you calculate an upper bound in the error of approximating a binomial by a Poisson? While it is true that a $\text{Binomial}(n,p)$ approximates a $\text{Poisson}(n*p)$ for large $n$ and ...
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