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P(N=n)=((n+1)(1-p)^n)p^2

Find a general formula for the MLE for p:

The experiment is done in 8 hospitals, and the observed values of N are 3, 0, 4, 2, 3, 5, 1,3. Compute the estimate for p derived in part (a)