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Re: distribution fitting

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  • Subject: [mg90366] Re: distribution fitting
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Mon, 7 Jul 2008 05:08:09 -0400 (EDT)
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what may FindFit[] do ? and NonlinearRegress ??


Youness Eaidgah schrieb:
> Dear friends,
> I have a set of data and I want to fit a distribution on this data.I know
> that some software like Bestfit do this and also incorporate several tests
> like goodness-of-fit tests, c2 test, Kolmogorov-Smirnov test, and
> Anderson-Darling test, and finally parameter estimation. is it possible in
> Mathematica? can Mathematica find the most suitable distribution for a set
> of data? can it estimate the distribution parameters also? I really
> appreciate if you instruct me about this in Mathematica.
> Best regards,
> Tomas

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