**Daily update | 29 November, 2022**

# StackExchange

#### What are we modelling when a gamma distribution has non-integer shape parameter

**Source:** stats**Views:** 32**Score:** 3**Tags:** mathematical-statistics gamma-distribution parameterization

#### Singular beta in the F-beta vs. threshold score?

**Source:** stats**Views:** 49**Score:** 3**Tags:** classification precision-recall metric f1

#### Unsure how interpret the results of Spearmanâ€™s rank. My p-value is <0.05, but $\rho$ is close to zero so no correlation?

**Source:** stats**Views:** 24**Score:** 2**Tags:** spearman-rho

#### Why are generalized additive models (GAMs) so popular in ecology?

**Source:** stats**Views:** 22**Score:** 2**Tags:** modeling generalized-additive-model mgcv

#### would adding redundant classes in the softmax affect the network performance?

**Source:** stats**Views:** 6**Score:** 2**Tags:** neural-networks softmax optical-character-recognition