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Unformatted text preview: The mean and the variance of the random variable t (time between events) are 1/ , and 1/ 2 , respectively. Applications include probabilistic assessment of the time between arrivals of patients to the emergency room of a hospital, and time between arrivals of ships at a particular port. Comments: Itis a special case of Gamma distribution. You might like to use Exponential Density to perform your computations, and Lilliefors Test for Exponentiality to perform the goodness-of-fit test....
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- Spring '08