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The joint distribution on the plane is defined as the uniform distribution for X on (1,2) and the conditional

exponential distribution for Y given X=x with the rate parameter x (a) Find conditional mean E(Y|X=x) as a function of x. (c) Find the coefficient of determination. (d) Demonstrate that the coefficient of determination is greater than the Pearson correlation coefficient.

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