RankedMin

RankedMin[list,n]
gives the n^(th) smallest element in list.

DetailsDetails

  • RankedMin yields a definite result if all its arguments are real numbers.
  • RankedMin[{x1,,xm},n] is often indicated using or .
  • RankedMin[{x1,,xm},1] is equivalent to Min[{x1,,xm}].
  • RankedMin[{x1,,xm},m] is equivalent to Max[{x1,,xm}].
  • RankedMin[{x1,,xm},n] is equivalent to Quantile[{x1,,xm},n/m].
Introduced in 2010
(8.0)