- CFA Exams
- CFA Level I Exam
- Study Session 3. Quantitative Methods (2)
- Reading 9. Common Probability Distributions
- Subject 8. The Standard Normal Distribution

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**CFA Practice Question**

A standard normal distribution has ______.

A. a mean equal to its variance

B. a mean of 1 and a variance of 1

C. a mean of 0 and a variance of 1

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**User Contributed Comments**
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eddeb |
I don't get it.. |

dipu617 |
Anybody with an explanation pls? |

rjdelong |
Normal distributions are distributions that are bell shaped. Each normal distribution curve is defined by these two variables: mean and standard deviation (or variance). Standard Normal is a type of normal distribution that is centered on zero and has a variance and standard deviation of 1. It is by definition. |

praj24 |
A & B are the same! |