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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style EE 3180 Probability and Bernoulli Trials Jeffrey B. Burl EE 3180 Probability and 11 EE 3180 Probability and Bernoulli Trials n A Bernoulli experiment is a random experiment with two outcomes: n Flipping a coin. n A 1 or 0 in a digital communication system. n A sequence of Bernoulli trials occurs when a Bernoulli experiment is performed a number of independent EE 3180 Probability and 22 EE 3180 Probability and Probability of a Specific Outcome n Consider a specific experiment: n Roll a fair dice 4 times. n Compute the probability of getting exactly 1 six in this experiment. n p=Pr(6) in one trial is 1/6. n q=1p=Pr(not 6) in one trial is 5/6. EE 3180 Probability and 33 5 5 1 5 (6, 6,6, 6) 6 6 6 6 P qqpq = = EE 3180 Probability and Count How Many Times the Outcome Occurs n How many different ways can we get exactly one 6 is 4:...
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This note was uploaded on 06/16/2010 for the course EE ee3180 taught by Professor Burl during the Spring '10 term at Michigan Technological University.
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