S490C F07 Quiz 5

# S490C F07 Quiz 5 - the true value of λ. 5. An inverse...

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Stat 490C Quiz 5 November 20, 2007 I hereby certify that I have neither received or given assistance on this Quiz. _____________________________ You are given the following data from a sample data: k n k 0 20 1 25 2 30 3 15 4 8 5 2 1. Assuming a Binomial Distribution, estimate m and q using the Method of Moments.

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2. Assuming a Binomial Distribution, find the MLE of q given that m = 6. 3. Assuming a Binomial Distribution, find the MLE of m and q. Email the spreadsheet used to [email protected] .
4. Assuming a Poisson Distribution, approximate the 90% confidence interval for

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Unformatted text preview: the true value of λ. 5. An inverse gamma distribution is fit to a data set using maximum likelihood estimation. The estimates of α and θ are 4.3 and 21.1 respectively. The information matrix that results from the estimation of α and θ is 4.0635 0.3175 Assume there are brackets. I do 0.3175 1.5873 not know how to put them in. Apply the delta method to find the 95% confidence interval for the mean of the distribution....
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S490C F07 Quiz 5 - the true value of λ. 5. An inverse...

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