# Markov’s inequality

For a non-negative random variable^{} $X$ and a standard of accuracy $d>0$, Markov’s inequality that $P[X\ge d]\le \frac{1}{d}E[X]$.

Title | Markov’s inequality |
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Canonical name | MarkovsInequality |

Date of creation | 2013-03-22 12:34:08 |

Last modified on | 2013-03-22 12:34:08 |

Owner | Andrea Ambrosio (7332) |

Last modified by | Andrea Ambrosio (7332) |

Numerical id | 6 |

Author | Andrea Ambrosio (7332) |

Entry type | Theorem |

Classification | msc 60A99 |

Synonym | Markoff’s inequality |

Related topic | ChebyshevsInequality2 |

Related topic | KolmogorovsInequality |

Related topic | KolmogorovsMartingaleInequality |

Related topic | ReverseMarkovInequality |