Unformatted text preview: .44 or X ≥ 5.72) = P(X = 6) = .04. Chebyshev’s bound of .25 is much too conservative. For k = 3,4,5, and 10, P(xμ  ≥ k σ ) = 0, here again pointing to the very conservative nature of the bound 2 1 k . c. μ = 0 and 3 1 = , so P(xμ  ≥ 3 σ ) = P( X  ≥ 1)= P(X = 1 or +1) = 9 1 18 1 18 1 = + , identical to the upper bound. d. Let p(1) = 25 24 50 1 50 1 ) ( , ) 1 ( , = = + p p...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2010 for the course STAT 427 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Ohio State.
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