# Binomial Approximation to a Hypergeometric Random Variable

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If balls are sampled from a bin containing balls of which are marked, then the distribution of the number of marked balls in the sample depends on whether the sampling is done with or without replacement.

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Contributed by: Chris Boucher (March 2011)

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Published: March 7 2011