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: Yes, $\operatorname{Var}X$, as noted in the "Comments". About $\xi$, $\zeta$ I am neutral; also $X$, $Y$ are OK with me. --[[User:Boris Tsirelson|Boris Tsirelson]] ([[User talk:Boris Tsirelson|talk]]) 08:55, 23 February 2013 (CET)
 
: Yes, $\operatorname{Var}X$, as noted in the "Comments". About $\xi$, $\zeta$ I am neutral; also $X$, $Y$ are OK with me. --[[User:Boris Tsirelson|Boris Tsirelson]] ([[User talk:Boris Tsirelson|talk]]) 08:55, 23 February 2013 (CET)
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What about mathematical expectation symbol? How should we type it? I found this $\mathbb{E}$ but I think is should be like E. --[[User:Nikita2|Nikita2]] ([[User talk:Nikita2|talk]]) 06:01, 25 February 2013 (CET)

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Should it be $\operatorname{Var}X$ or $\operatorname{D}X$ ? Moreover I think that $\xi$, $\zeta$ is more appropriate for random variables then $X$, $Y$. What do you think? --Nikita2 (talk)

Yes, $\operatorname{Var}X$, as noted in the "Comments". About $\xi$, $\zeta$ I am neutral; also $X$, $Y$ are OK with me. --Boris Tsirelson (talk) 08:55, 23 February 2013 (CET)

What about mathematical expectation symbol? How should we type it? I found this $\mathbb{E}$ but I think is should be like E. --Nikita2 (talk) 06:01, 25 February 2013 (CET)

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