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WaldDistributionFitToSample Method

Determines the parameters of the Wald distribution that best fits a sample.

Namespace:  Meta.Numerics.Statistics.Distributions
Assembly:  Meta.Numerics (in Meta.Numerics.dll) Version: 4.0.5.0 (4.0.5.0)
Syntax
public static WaldFitResult FitToSample(
	Sample sample
)

Parameters

sample
Type: Meta.Numerics.StatisticsSample
The sample to fit.

Return Value

Type: WaldFitResult
The fit.
Exceptions
ExceptionCondition
ArgumentNullExceptionsample is null.
InvalidOperationExceptionsample contains non-positive values.
InsufficientDataExceptionsample contains fewer than three values.
Remarks

The returned fit parameters are the Mean and Shape, in that order. These are the same parameters, in the same order, that are required by the WaldDistribution(Double, Double) constructor to specify a new Wald distribution.

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