Archive for October 2019

Coarse and Fine Histograms

Our universe has amazing structure, which varies tremendously by the level at which it is examined. At the macroscopic level the spiraling galaxies race outwards. Within a galaxy, starfish arms dance around the center. Sharpening the focus, planets circle our sun in regular orbits. At our human scale, the flora, fauna, forests, oceans, mountains, and … Continue reading »

Posted October 5, 2019 by Nadia Hassan in Blogs

The Greatest Teacher

There is no doubt that our Prophet Mohammad SAW was the greatest teacher of all time. At the very beginning of Wahy, in the Cave of Hira, Allah T’aala introduced Himself as the one who gives knowledge to man which man did not have. In other words, Allah T’aala introduced Himself as a TEACHER. This … Continue reading »

Posted October 3, 2019 by Asad Zaman in Blogs

Histograms: Pictures of Distributions

Our goal in this first sequence of posts on “Real Statistics”, is to understand the concept of a “distribution”. There are four different, closely related concepts. We are in process of discussing the first concept, which I call a “real distribution”. The first post “Understanding Statistical Distributions” explains this in detail. As a brief summary, … Continue reading »

Posted October 1, 2019 by Asad Zaman in Blogs