Chebyshev’s inequality

Let X𝐋2 be a real-valued random variableMathworldPlanetmath with mean μ=𝔼[X] and variance σ2=Var[X]. Then for any standard of accuracy t>0,


Note: There is another Chebyshev’s inequality (, which is unrelated.

Title Chebyshev’s inequality
Canonical name ChebyshevsInequality
Date of creation 2013-03-22 12:47:55
Last modified on 2013-03-22 12:47:55
Owner rspuzio (6075)
Last modified by rspuzio (6075)
Numerical id 6
Author rspuzio (6075)
Entry type Theorem
Classification msc 60A99
Related topic MarkovsInequality
Related topic ChebyshevsInequality