rmins_lab_2 - IOE 265 Fall 07 September 20, 2007 Lab 2:...

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September 20, 2007 Note: Please make sure you type in your answers in the spaces provided and submit this file electronically via the CTools website under Assignments. Save this file as ‘ uniqname _lab_2’ with your own uniqname. 1. On your own, name three examples of a discrete random variable: (1 point) 2. Pretend you are rolling a pair of fair dice (meaning each face turning up is equally likely); however, these are not standard dice. One of the dice has 10 faces (number 1 through 10), and the other has only 4 faces (numbered 1 through 4). What is the probability of the two dice totaling 8 on a given roll? (1 point) Now, in the box below, paste a histogram (from either Excel or Minitab) that displays the probability of rolling any value between 2 and 14. Comment briefly on the shape of this distribution: (1 point) Lab 2: Random Number Distributions Section 1: Examples of Discrete Random Variables 1. Measurements of a digital instrument that displays the current to the nearest one-hundredth of a milliampere 2. A voice communication system containing 48 external lines 3. Number of nonzero digits in a randomly selected zip code. 10%
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This lab report was uploaded on 04/01/2008 for the course IOE 265 taught by Professor Jin during the Spring '07 term at University of Michigan.

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rmins_lab_2 - IOE 265 Fall 07 September 20, 2007 Lab 2:...

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