# A Probabilistic Approach to The Moments of Binomial Random Variables and Application

```@article{Nguyen2019APA,
title={A Probabilistic Approach to The Moments of Binomial Random Variables and Application},
author={Duy Ngoc Nguyen},
journal={The American Statistician},
year={2019},
volume={75},
pages={101 - 103}
}```
• D. Nguyen
• Published 4 November 2019
• Mathematics, Computer Science
• The American Statistician
Abstract In this paper, we provide a closed form formula for the moments of binomial random variables using a probabilistic approach. As an interesting application, we give a closed form formula for the sum .
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