Karl Pearson (1857-1936)

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Karl Pearson (1857-1936) was a person.



  1. "[...] the founder of modern statistics, Karl Pearson." – Bronowski, Jacob (1978). The Common Sense of Science, Harvard University Press, p. 128.
  2. "The Concept of Heredity in the History of Western Culture: Part One," The Mankind Quarterly, Vol. XXXV, No. 3, p. 237.


  • (Pearson, 1901) ⇒ Karl Pearson. (1901). “On Lines and Planes of Closest Fit to Systems of Points in Space" In: Philosophical Magazine, 2(11). doi:10.1080/14786440109462720.


  • (Pearson, 1900) ⇒ Karl Pearson. (1900). “On the criterion that a given system of deviations from the probable in the case of a correlated system of variables is such that it can be reasonably supposed to have arisen from random sampling.” In: Philosophical Magazine Series 5. 50 (302): 157–175. doi:10.1080/14786440009463897.