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Unformatted text preview: Exam 2 Review Format for Exam 2 Exam Date: Tuesday, March 29, 2011 Material covered: Chapters 1-7; also see the specific list of material below. Closed book and notes. Two sheets of formulas allowed (both sides) prepared by students. Stats tables will be provided. Primarily problems, but some qualitative questions such as: What does a percentile of a continuous distribution represent? Whats the difference between a point estimate and an interval estimate? Define the primary result of the CLT. or What happens to the width of a CI when n is increased? 7-8 problems with multiple parts that fit together as on Exam 1. You will have the entire class period. Material for Exam 2 Chapters 1-3 (See review for Exam 1) Chapter 4: 1. General concepts - continuous distributions, expected values, variance, cdf 2. Normal Distribution and Standard Normal Distribution 3. Approximating the Binomial Distribution using the Normal Distribution with the continuity correction of .5 4. Exponential, Weibull, Gamma Distribution 5. Probability plots Chapter 5: 1. Joint probability distributions discrete and continuous 2. Marginal Distributions; Conditional; Independence 3. Expected values of functions of two random variables...
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2011 for the course ENGR 0020 taught by Professor Rajgopal during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburgh.
- Spring '08