MATH 205
Thursday
EXAM 1
June 14, 2007
Instructors Name: Name: Calculators are permitted (in fact, you might nd calculators necessary), but no books or formula sheets are allowed. Use the back pages as sketch paper. For full credit, show your work in deta
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Prove that for poisson distribution the mean value is equal to its variance. Describe the chief characteristics of normal distribution Derive the moment generating function of normal distribnution Prove that Normal distribution is a symmetr
Jan 7. Fourier Methods - What, How, and Why? In the first decade of the 19th century, Jean Baptiste Joseph Fourier invented a technique using sums of trigonometric functions called `Fourier Series' to solve the differential equations of heat conduction. T