This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.
This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: ORIE 4580/5580/5581 Homework Assignment 7 Due by Oct. 28, 11:00 am, in the drop-box located on the second ﬂoor of Rhodes Hall. Please show your work and clearly mark your answers. Make sure that your spreadsheet printouts are properly formatted and labeled. There is no need to print out the entire sheet. The first page suﬃces, as long as the confidence interval calculations are shown. Hand in a printout of the formulas on your spreadsheets as well. In Excel, CTRL‘ key combination can be used to display the formulas ( ‘ key is located at the top left corner of the keyboard). Do not forget to indicate a recitation session on your homework. This is the session during which you can collect your graded work. 1. It is hypothesized that X 1 , . . . , X n are i.i.d. observations from a Poisson distribution with parameter λ . Derive the maximum likelihood estimator of λ . 2. It is hypothesized that X 1 , . . . , X n are i.i.d. observations from a Binomial distribution with parameters 7 and...
View Full Document
This note was uploaded on 03/08/2012 for the course ORIE 4580 at Cornell University (Engineering School).