jan9p - EXAM P QUESTIONS OF THE WEEK S. Broverman, 2006...

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EXAM P QUESTIONS OF THE WEEK S. Broverman, 2006 Week of January 9/06 The number of streetcars passing Grant Park station during a 10-minute period has a Poisson distribution with a mean of . A streetcar stops at Grant Park station only if someone is either - leaving the streetcar or boarding the streetcar at Grant Park station. According to the model used by the transit system, on any given streetcar, the number of people who will leave the streetcar at Grant Park station has a Poisson distribution with a mean of 2 and the number of people who will board the streetcar at Grant Park station has a Poisson distribution with a mean of 1. The transit model assumes that the number of people boarding at Grant Park station and the number of people leaving at Grant Park station are independent of one another, and are independent of the numbers boarding and leaving any previous streetcars. The transit system would like to determine the value of
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This note was uploaded on 03/29/2010 for the course STATISTICS 50 taught by Professor Diaz during the Spring '10 term at California State University , Monterey Bay.

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