# Statistics: Distributions

This Wolfram Training on-demand course gives a comprehensive look at statistical distributions in Mathematica, including functions for constructing or deriving new distributions, automated estimation of distribution parameters, and goodness-of-fit testing for data against statistical distributions or other datasets.

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 Samuel Chen Statistical methods provide a powerful tool for analyzing and drawing conclusions from financial data. This Wolfram Training on-demand screencast showcases the application of probability, distribution, and statistical analysis to financial data. Darren Glosemeyer Mathematica provides numerous functions for describing and visualizing properties of data. This Wolfram Training course covers shape statistics, measures for multivariate data, charts, and plots. Darren Glosemeyer This Wolfram Training on-demand course gives a comprehensive look at statistical distributions in Mathematica, including functions for constructing or deriving new distributions, automated estimation of distribution parameters, and goodness-of-fit testing for data against statistical distributions or other datasets. Darren Glosemeyer Mathematica's framework for hypothesis testing includes parametric and nonparametric tests of location, variance, or scale. Additional topics covered in this Wolfram Training on-demand course include functions for common named tests, distributional goodness-of-fit, and testing with estimated parameters. Darren Glosemeyer Model fitting and analysis topics covered in this Wolfram Training on-demand course include Mathematica's framework and functionality for linear and nonlinear regression; logit, probit, and other generalized linear models; and analysis of variance (ANOVA). Roger Germundsson Get an overview of Mathematica's new high-level functions for probability and statistics and learn how to work with its large collection of built-in distributions in this Wolfram Training course. Brett Champion This Wolfram Training on-demand course provides an overview of some of the new statistical visualization functionality in Mathematica 8. Topics include visual inspection of the shape of data and comparisons to distributions and datasets. Binned and smooth histograms are covered. Brett Champion This Wolfram Training course provides an overview of some of the new statistical visualization functionality in Mathematica 8. Quantile plots, box-and-whisker plots, probability plots, and distribution charts are covered.