This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: Econ 490 id: ECON 490 FALL 2008 MIDTERM 1W JORIS PINKSE The only items needed/permitted for this test are writing instruments. If you have any questions, please raise them with the instructor after rather than during the exam. The time available for this exam is 50 minutes. Please note that on this exam random variables are underlined instead of the color pink used in the lecture notes (e.g. x is used for the random variable x). Please make sure that you include all your derivations, especially for numerical problems; correct derivations with simple calculation errors are not penalized. The number in square brackets at the end of each question indicates the maximum number of points you can obtain for each question; 10 points=100%. (1) What is your name? (2) Please enter your 4digit Econ 490 id in the box at the top right corner of every page. (3) Let x =height (in feet) and y =weight (in pounds) of a randomly selected Penn State student. How would you interpret (i)State student....
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 04/05/2009 for the course ECON 490 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.
- Fall '08