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    Suppose that X \sim bin(n,p)

    How do I show that the mle of p is \hat{p}=X/n?
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    Quote Originally Posted by noob mathematician View Post
    Suppose that X \sim bin(n,p)

    How do I show that the mle of p is \hat{p}=X/n?
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