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hw3 - ISyE 2027 Homework 3 due on Wednesday June 9 Include...

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ISyE 2027 Homework 3 due on Wednesday, June 9 Include all intermediate steps of the computations in your answers 1. Please read the instructions carefully, before doing this problem. After reading and understanding this problem, flip two coins: a nickel and a quarter. If the nickel came up heads, answer Questions A. If the nickel came up tails, answer question B. Question A: Did the quarter come up heads? Question B: Have you ever cheated on a test at Georgia Tech? Your answer to this problem will be simply one word: either “ yes ” or “ no ”. Do not tell me what happened with the nickel or quarter. I do not want to know which question you’re answering so that I have no way of knowing whether you have ever cheated. There is no trick involved. Please do not re-toss the coins if you didn’t get the outcome that you desired. Please flip the coins and answer the appropriate question honestly. 2. A delegation of 10 ISyE students goes to the Olympics in Vancouver in order to study the logistics of the Games. They have to go through passport control, where officers randomly select visitors for a thorough
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  • Spring '11
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  • Probability theory, Discrete probability distribution, Probability mass function, Poisson random variable, thorough check, thoroughly checked students

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