
Please post any and all homework or other textbookstyle problems in one of the Homework & Coursework Questions...

Feb2313 09:25 AM
micromass

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I'm struggling with Bayes' theory. Please consider the following:
Example 1:
Submarine sinks if one missile hits...

May2212 07:04 AM
viraltux

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I have a question about binomial distribution
There is a random var X follows Binomial distribution ~B(n,p), where...

May2212 12:29 PM
viraltux

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The greatest lower bound and least upper bound of two elements a, b in a lattice do not have to be unique, do they? ...

May2312 03:15 PM
dcpo

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Need help
A system contains two components A & B. The system will function so long as either A or B functions....

May2412 06:30 AM
tinytim

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My attempt:
In set theory, every thing is a set, even functions. Thus when we say "A is countable in M" we mean...

May2412 12:32 PM
mpitluk

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In general, how does one separate the product of two probability distributions with one of them known? Basically, I...

May2412 02:47 PM
mathman

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Must all models of ZFC (in a standard formulation) be at least countable?
Why I think this: there are countably...

May2512 01:29 AM
AKG

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I was asked to help someone to work out the probability above. It was more than a year since I done similar questions...

May2512 01:58 AM
viraltux

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Hi,
I am not able to comprehend the solution of a problem from a puzzle book.
Your friend shows you an urn and...

May2512 08:15 AM
D H

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Hi All
Would be most grateful if there are some pointers given on this question.
Ques: There is a range of...

May2512 08:51 AM
chiro

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Doing a bit of study for an interview. Came across this question:
"n unbiased coins. What is the probability that...

May2512 05:49 PM
D H

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Is it possible that 2 sigmaalgebras could be independent under one measure but not independent under another?
Many...

May2612 05:31 AM
tunaaa

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Hello everyone,
I explain my problem: I have a set of histograms that do not appear normal (in the sense of the...

May2612 10:17 AM
SW VandeCarr

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Can't find (or maybe recognize when I see it) anything that discusses this question:
A group G is a set of members....

May2612 10:06 PM
Rising Eagle

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Can someone point me to a firstorder axiomatization of ZFC?
As I've mostly seen ZFC expressed in higherorder...

May2712 07:10 PM
Hurkyl

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Find the probability of scoring a total of 7 points (a) once, (b) at least once, (c) twice, in 2 tosses of a pair of...

May2712 11:58 PM
sai teja

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Hi,
Suppose that there are M persons, and K balls number from 1 to K. Each person pulls k balls at the same time,...

May2812 07:39 AM
S_David

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This appears to be the only difference between a sigmaalgebra and a Dynkin system:
Sigmaalgebra is closed under...

May2812 08:58 AM
camillio

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What is an induced measure?
I have seen the formal definition many times i am trying to get a grasp of this concept....

May2812 08:50 PM
Vargo

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1,505 
Hi,
I have K i.i.d. exponentially distributed random variables with mean unity. I need to find the CDF and PDF of...

May2912 08:42 AM
haruspex

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1,995 
Hello!
I´m currently reading Halmos  'Naive Set Theory' on my own and try to solve the problems that the author has...

May2912 09:11 AM
micromass

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I have the following data set: condition A and condition B, with 4 replicates recorded over 3 time periods.
...

May2912 11:46 AM
Monique

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(a u b)'=a' u b'

May2912 05:46 PM
berkeman

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Is it true that for every standard formulation T of ZFC, T ⊢ the power set of {naturals}?
After all, the empty set...

May2912 06:34 PM
Amir Livne

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In random walk, what is the meaning of "first return visit"
I am reading it at...

May2912 06:56 PM
woundedtiger4

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Let Bt1, Bt2 and Bt3 be standard Brownian motions with ~N(0,1).
Then what is E ?
Any help would be much...

May2912 08:50 PM
chiro

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1,854 
Hi everyone,
I'm doing a research subject about the correlation between the lunar tides and earthquakes, but I've...

May2912 09:25 PM
chiro

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Does any one have code for generating 2D Markov processes of order up to 9?

May3012 04:04 PM
Joel Levitt

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Right,
This is very confusing for myself, I'm pretty sure it will be so for everyone else.
My question is really...

May3012 04:15 PM
mathman

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Hi, can someone provide me with a list of probability models that is akin to Von Mises but consists multiple...

May3012 05:28 PM
nigels

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After having read the first half of Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis by Peck and Olsen, I must say that...

May3012 09:48 PM
20Tauri

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Dear all
I am trying to fit a simple ARCH(1)/GARCH(1,1) model to a set of binary data, i.e. I assume a latent GARCH...

May3112 04:37 AM
viraltux

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Hi all,
My question is the following. Let's say I have two probability distributions;
f(xb)\,g(xc)
b and c...

May3112 02:06 PM
viraltux

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I'm not quite sure how to ask my question, so perhaps a rough description about transitive vs. nontransitive models...

May3112 02:55 PM
mpitluk

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I've done a decent amount of reading on the subject, and I used this method of course when reporting errors during lab...

May3112 03:14 PM
dydxforsn

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I was wondering if someone could please help me understand a simple problem of error propagation going from multiple...

May3112 08:22 PM
Joel Levitt

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Hello,
Suppose that X1,...,XN are i.i.d. exponentially distributed random variables. Now assume that:
...

Jun112 05:44 AM
S_David

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I am somewhat annoyed by the term "unconditional probability", in that all probabilities are indeed conditional on...

Jun112 03:04 PM
Aero51

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Given the set S, where aSb if and only if a  b \in Z
It is asking for the equivalence class and the answer given...

Jun112 03:15 PM
look416

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A Bernoulli random sample :
X=1 , Pr(X=1)=p;
X=0 , Pr(X=0)=1p;
taken X1, ..., Xn
and if it is known that...

Jun212 01:15 AM
viraltux

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