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* I would invite corrections to the notation used for expectation ($\mathbb{E}$) and probability ($\mathbb{P}$) here (I am no probablist).
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: Yes, as for me (a probabilist), these notations are good now. --[[User:Boris Tsirelson|Boris Tsirelson]] 19:34, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
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* I am unsure about the equation following the sentence "Some idea of the accuracy of (2) may be obtained by comparing it with the approximate value of the left-hand side of (2) which is obtained by the central limit theorem in the form", should the square-root in the denominator of the RHS include the $t$ or not? It is difficult to tell from the original images and I do not have access to the literature at present.   
 
* I am unsure about the equation following the sentence "Some idea of the accuracy of (2) may be obtained by comparing it with the approximate value of the left-hand side of (2) which is obtained by the central limit theorem in the form", should the square-root in the denominator of the RHS include the $t$ or not? It is difficult to tell from the original images and I do not have access to the literature at present.   
 
--[[User:Jjg|Jjg]] 18:12, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
 
--[[User:Jjg|Jjg]] 18:12, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
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: Yes, it was not clear. But I, being a probabilist, took ''t'' outside the root. :-) --[[User:Boris Tsirelson|Boris Tsirelson]] 19:34, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
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:: Thanks for both of those Boris --[[User:Jjg|Jjg]] 19:37, 24 July 2012 (CEST)

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  • I would invite corrections to the notation used for expectation ($\mathbb{E}$) and probability ($\mathbb{P}$) here (I am no probablist).
Yes, as for me (a probabilist), these notations are good now. --Boris Tsirelson 19:34, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
  • I am unsure about the equation following the sentence "Some idea of the accuracy of (2) may be obtained by comparing it with the approximate value of the left-hand side of (2) which is obtained by the central limit theorem in the form", should the square-root in the denominator of the RHS include the $t$ or not? It is difficult to tell from the original images and I do not have access to the literature at present.

--Jjg 18:12, 24 July 2012 (CEST)

Yes, it was not clear. But I, being a probabilist, took t outside the root. :-) --Boris Tsirelson 19:34, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
Thanks for both of those Boris --Jjg 19:37, 24 July 2012 (CEST)
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Bernstein inequality. Encyclopedia of Mathematics. URL: http://www.encyclopediaofmath.org/index.php?title=Bernstein_inequality&oldid=27198