Normal approximation to Poisson Distribution

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# Normal approximation to Poisson Distribution

Submitted by kongl on Tue, 11/27/2007 - 09:50

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Is the Normal approximation to Poisson Distribution a result of the Central limit theorem

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## Re: Normal approximation to Poisson Distribution

When repeating many times the same request, the probability to get an answer has a Poisson distribution of mean T. On the other hand, the probability to be banned from the forum has also a Poisson distribution of mean S. So, what is the probability to get an answer before being banned, as a function of S and T?