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    Chi distribution expected value.

    The expected value for a chi random variable is

    Expected value for a chi distribution.

    where k is the degrees of freedom.

    Installation

    npm install @stdlib/stats-base-dists-chi-mean

    Usage

    var mean = require( '@stdlib/stats-base-dists-chi-mean' );

    mean( k )

    Returns the expected value of a chi distribution with degrees of freedom k.

    var v = mean( 9.0 );
    // returns ~2.918
    
    v = mean( 0.5 );
    // returns ~0.478

    If provided k < 0, the function returns NaN.

    var v = mean( -1.0 );
    // returns NaN

    Examples

    var randu = require( '@stdlib/random-base-randu' );
    var round = require( '@stdlib/math-base-special-round' );
    var mean = require( '@stdlib/stats-base-dists-chi-mean' );
    
    var k;
    var v;
    var i;
    
    for ( i = 0; i < 10; i++ ) {
        k = randu() * 20.0;
        v = mean( k );
        console.log( 'k: %d, E(X,k): %d', k.toFixed( 4 ), v.toFixed( 4 ) );
    }

    Notice

    This package is part of stdlib, a standard library for JavaScript and Node.js, with an emphasis on numerical and scientific computing. The library provides a collection of robust, high performance libraries for mathematics, statistics, streams, utilities, and more.

    For more information on the project, filing bug reports and feature requests, and guidance on how to develop stdlib, see the main project repository.

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    License

    See LICENSE.

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    Copyright © 2016-2021. The Stdlib Authors.

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    npm i @stdlib/stats-base-dists-chi-mean

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