bell curve plotting formula - MathOverflow [closed] most recent 30 from http://mathoverflow.net 2013-06-20T10:25:35Z http://mathoverflow.net/feeds/question/71249 http://www.creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.5/rdf http://mathoverflow.net/questions/71249/bell-curve-plotting-formula bell curve plotting formula SketchBookGames 2011-07-25T17:48:05Z 2011-07-25T17:48:05Z <p>I'm looking for a formula.</p> <p>in plotting format: x = y</p> <p>to be run through a ranged for loop and plotted.</p> <p>the curve starts as a normal bell curve, and become steeper/sharper progressively.</p> <p>the final shape will be close to the rigid polygon of the iron condor.</p> <p>progressively the top becomes wider, and the slopes become steeper.</p> <p><a href="http://sinekpartners.typepad.com/.a/6a00d834525fff69e20133ecf35c3d970b-800wi" rel="nofollow">http://sinekpartners.typepad.com/.a/6a00d834525fff69e20133ecf35c3d970b-800wi</a> <a href="http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/c/c2/Condor_strategy.png/220px-Condor_strategy.png" rel="nofollow">http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/c/c2/Condor_strategy.png/220px-Condor_strategy.png</a></p>