Math 1251(Finite Mathematics) Midterm 1
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Math 1251(Finite Mathematics) Midterm 1
(Total points = 20: 2 pts each) Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. Give your choice in UP
Math 1251
Quiz 6: Thursday, 6 March, 2008
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1. A mixed doubles tennis team must contain one man and one woman. 3 men and 2 women decide to enter a team in a mixed doubles tennis tournament, so they put their names in a hat and draw two names. What is
Quiz 8 (Thursday, 27 March, 2008)
Consider the Markov matrix A below.
(a) Is A Regular (show work) ?
State1 State2
0
1
Solution:
A2 =
1/2
1/2
State 1
State 2
1/4
3/4
so A2 > 0 (in all entries), hence A is regular
(b) What is the long term probability of b
Math 1251(Finite Mathematics) Midterm 2
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Math 1251(Finite Mathematics) Midterm 2
Multiple Choice
(Total points = 20: 2 pts each)
Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question. Give your choi
and as