# Capital P Symbol

The capital Latin letter P. In statistics, symbol P is often used to represent a probability distribution.

Format Display Data
TeX
P
Unicode P
80


## Usage

Probability Distribution | Notation

A probability distribution is denoted like a function. Often a capital P is used for the function name, and the capital letter X is used for the argument to the function.

Point | Concept

A point represents a position in space. In modern mathematics, space is represented using the cartesian coordinate system where there is an origin and the position of a point in space is measured by its distance from the origin.