Bernoulli distribution

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Bernoulli distribution


[After Jakob Bernoulli.]
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Noun1.Bernoulli distribution - a theoretical distribution of the number of successes in a finite set of independent trials with a constant probability of success
distribution, statistical distribution - (statistics) an arrangement of values of a variable showing their observed or theoretical frequency of occurrence
statistics - a branch of applied mathematics concerned with the collection and interpretation of quantitative data and the use of probability theory to estimate population parameters
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Below is a MATLAB (1) code generating N = 10000 simulations of a Bernoulli random variable with parameter p = 1/6.
Firstly, a Bernoulli random variable is employed to describe the random packet dropouts.