HW#7_f08 - > < = x x x x f , , 1 , )...

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CE 3102 Fall 2007 Homework #7 Due: 9:45 AM Thursday, November 20, 2008 This is a team assignment. You may work together in teams of up to, but not exceeding, three people. Only one written submission is required from each team. However, every team member is responsible for knowing all of the material. 1. Problem 6.7, p. 275 A&T 2. Consider a random variable X, which has a uniform distribution between a lower limit α and an upper limit β . That is, the associated density function is
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Unformatted text preview: > < = x x x x f , , 1 , ) ( If the following observations were obtained from a random sample of X, 7.0, 31.2, 12.6, 24.0, 55.2, 85.4, 56.2, 9.3, 94.6, 18.2 Compute the maximum likelihood (ML) estimates for and . (Hint: the standard method wont work.) In Homework #6 you computed method of moments estimates for this problem. Which of these estimates appears more reasonable? 3. Problem 6.1, p. 274 A&T. 4. Problem 6.6, p. 275 A&T....
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