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st: RE: [Question on Cauchy distribution]
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nick Cox [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Wednesday, October 30, 2002 3:36 PM
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> Subject: st: [Question on Cauchy distribution]
> Rodrigo Briceno
> > Does anybody knows something about a distribution called Cauchy?
> One of the standard distributions. It is unimodal, symmetric,
> heavy-tailed, lacking in defined moments or cumulants, and nasty.
> See, for example, Johnson, Kotz and Balakrishnan, Continuous
> distributions or Evans, Hastings and Peacock, Statistical
I believe that the Cauchy distribution is the same as Student's t
distribution with one degree of freedom.
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