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Assignment #9 Solutions
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Problem #1
x475
The test statistics for testing H0 : = 475 versus Ha : > 475 is z = 100/n . We will use the p-value
that corresponds to each test to determine whethe
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Assignment #9
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Due: Wednesday, April 15, at the beginning of class.
NOTE: Be sure to write your name and staple your pages together. Numerical answers alone will not receive
full credit. Be
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Assignment #7
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NOTE: Be sure to write your name and staple your pages together. Numerical answers alone will not receive full credit. Be sure to show your work. Exam II, Wednesday, April 1,
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MIDTERM II - April 5th 2010 7pm - 9pm
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Assignment #6
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Due: Wednesday, March 4 at the beginning of class.
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Assignment #5
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Assignment #2
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Assignment #8
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PRACTICE MIDTERM
You must show your work and/or explain your steps in order to get full credit or be considered for
partial credit.
This is a closed book/closed notes exam. You may use a onesided sheet of no
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II
Assignment #3
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Due: Wednesday, February 4 at the beginning of class.
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Assignment #8 Solutions
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Problem #1
(a) H0 : = 18 vs H0 : < 18;
(b) H0 : = 50 vs H0 : > 50;
(c) H0 : = 24 vs H0 : = 24;
Problem #2 The test statistic Y has a binomial distribution with n = 2
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Assignment #7 Solutions
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Problem #1
Part I.
The investigators are interested in whether seeding clouds with silver iodide increases the amount of rain
produced by the cloud. Clouds were rand
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II
Assignment #6 Solutions
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Problem 2
1
(a) L( ) = 2n (x1 xn )e
n
i=1
n
n
i=1
1
= 2n e
xi
xi
xi , )h(x1 , . . . , xn )
(x1 xn ) = g (
i=1
where h(x1 , . . . , xn ) = x1 x2 xn . A sufcient sta
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II
Assignment #5 Solutions
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Problem #1
(a) The following is the MINITAB output for the condence interval:
Difference = mu (A) - mu (B)
Estimate for difference: -0.408
95% CI for difference: (-0
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II
Assignment #4 Solutions
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Problem #1
(a) From the useful fact we have E ( n ) = n or n E ( ) = n E ( ) =
(b) Note: V ar ( n ) =
n2
V ar () = 2n. Therefore, V ar () =
(c) lnf (y | ) = 1 ln(2 )
INTRODUCTION TO PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS II
Assignment #3 Solutions
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Problem #1
(a) Let T =
Z
W
, where Z Normal(0, 1) and W Chi-square ( ). The moment generating function of
Z is MZ (t) = et /2 Using the moment-generating function ap
Figure 1: Box Plots for WASTAGE in Mill A compared to Mill B
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Assignment #2 Solutions
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Problem #1
The Levi-Strauss company is interested in two questions related to quality control at two mil
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This is a closed book/closed notes exam. You may use a
36-226 HOMEWORK 2
Due: Friday 1/30/15 at 9:30am in class
Remember to show all work; just writing down the answer will not receive credit.
x
1. Let X Exp(2), i.e. fX (x) = 1 e 2 where 0 < x < .
2
(a) Use the Method of Distribution Functions to nd the distr