Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Man, four and a half pages of calculus later, I am totally prepared if someone should ambush me on fifth ave and demand that I figure out what the maximum likelihood parameters are assuming a sampled random variable is the sum of two independent and exponentially distributed variables.

But, you know, I think it doesn't take a course in probability theory to realize that that's not too likely.

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