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Gamma and exponential distribution

  1. May 8, 2012 #1
    1. The problem statement, all variables and given/known data
    prove that,
    for gamma distribution
    μ=αθ
    σ^2=αθ^2
    for exponential distribution
    μ=θ
    σ^2=θ^2
     
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  3. May 8, 2012 #2

    Ray Vickson

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    What have you done so far? Show your work.

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  4. May 8, 2012 #3
    i keep on searching the internet about this type of distribution and i am not an english speaking person that is why i hardly understand what they say... i just wanted to answer this bcos it is a challenge problem for an extra points... the problem is, we skip this topic bcos we can not finish the whole syllabus by the end of our summer classes...
     
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