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  1. Maths Probability

    A box contains 4 pears and 7 Oranges. Three fruited are taken out at random and eaten. Find the probability that (1) 2 pears and 1 orange are eaten (2) The third fruit is eaten is an orange (3) The first fruit eaten was a pears. Given that the third fruit

    asked by Farhan on January 28, 2017
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    Let X and Y be independent random variables, each uniformly distributed on the interval [0,2]. Find the mean and variance of XY. E[XY]= 1   var[XY]= ??? Find the probability that XY≥1. Enter a numerical answer. P(XY≥1)= ???

    asked by Anonymous on May 14, 2014
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    a spinner is marked green yellow red and blue. neel conducted an experiment spinning the spinner several times

    asked by a on December 10, 2016
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    In one version of the game Keno the house has a pot containing 80 balls numbered 1 through 80,.the house then selects 20 of the 80 numbers at random . The house randomly selects 20 numbers from the counting numbers 1-80 .In the variation called 6-spot

    asked by adiba on August 28, 2012
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    Consider a Markov chain X0,X1,X2,… described by the transition probability graph shown below. The chain starts at state 1; that is, X0=1. Find the probability that X2=3. P(X2=3)= - unanswered Find the probability that the process is in state 3

    asked by Anonymous on May 15, 2014
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    A dedicated professor has been holding infinitely long office hours. Undergraduate students arrive according to a Poisson process at a rate of λu=3 per hour, while graduate students arrive according to a second, independent Poisson process at a rate of

    asked by Anonymous on May 15, 2014
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    Uncle Henry has been having trouble keeping his weight constant. In fact, during each week, his weight changes from the beginning of the week to the end of the week by a random amount, uniformly distributed between -0.5 and 0.5 pounds. Assuming that his

    asked by Anonymous on May 14, 2014
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    Let θ be an unknown constant. Let W1,…,Wn be independent exponential random variables each with parameter 1. Let Xi=θ+Wi. What is the maximum likelihood estimate of θ based on a single observation X1=x1? Enter your answer in terms of x1 (enter as

    asked by xyz on May 20, 2014
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    Consider a Markov chain X0,X1,X2,É described by the transition probability graph shown below. The chain starts at state 1; that is, X0=1. 1recurs p=.75 1to 2 p= .25 2to 1 p = .375 2 recurs p=.25 2 to 3 p = .375 3 to 2 p = .25 3 recurs p = .75 Find the

    asked by xyz on May 20, 2014
  10. Maths Probability

    Suppose that you move to a new house and you are 10% sure that your new house's phone number is 561290. To verify this, you use the house's phone to dial 561290, obtain a busy signal, and conclude that this is indeed your phone number. (Suppose that you

    asked by Anonymous on May 14, 2014
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    The lifetime X of a bulb is a random variable with the probability density function: f(x)=6[0.25-(x-1.5)^2] when 1

    asked by rupesh painkra on January 27, 2014
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    a box contains 20 red,30 black,40 blue,50 white. what will be the minimum number of balls to be drawn without replacement so that you are certain about getting 4 red,5 black,6 blue,7 white balls? A.140 B.97 C.104 D.124

    asked by my era on June 27, 2014
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    You get to throw a die. If you roll a 3, you win $6. If you roll a 1 or a 5, you win $3. If you roll an even number, you lose $6. Find your expectation for this game.

    asked by louis on April 15, 2008
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    Numbers is a game where you bet $1.00 on any three-digit number from 000 to 999. If your number comes up, you get $750.00. Find the expected winnings.

    asked by louis on April 15, 2008
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    Records show that 8% of blood samples tested for a certain condition test positive. Assuming that whether or not a blood sample tests positive is independent of whether or not any other blood sample tests positive, calculate by hand the following

    asked by Tanisha on January 16, 2017
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    Consider an experiment with four possible outcomes which we denote by Wi for i = 1,2,3,4. Sample space is Omega = {w1,w2,w3,w4}. Consider events A= {w1}, B = {w1,w2}, C = {w1,w2,w3} and D = {w2,w4}. Given that P(A) = 1/10, P(B) = 1/2, P(C) = 7/10, compute

    asked by Jessica on November 28, 2013
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    When writing a math expression, any time there is an open bracket "(", it is eventually followed by a closed bracket ")". When we have a complicated expression, there may be several brackets nested amongst each other, such as in the expression

    asked by stranger on March 25, 2013
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    An insurance company classifies its customers into three groups,a,b and c. Groups a accounts for 20% of the total custermers, groupe b accounts 40%, and accounts for 40%. For people in groupe a,b and c, the probabilities of having an accident in one year

    asked by Nithiya on November 3, 2012