Probability (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper I (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 7  10 of 205
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Question number: 7
» Probability » Distribution Functions and Properties
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Which of the following is a property of a renewable process?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Inter arrival intervals are negative 

b.  Inter arrival intervals may be identically distributed 

c.  Inter arrival intervals are positive 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 8
» Probability » Probability Distributions » Exponential
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Suppose that has the exponential distribution with rate parameter . Then which of the following statement is/are correct regarding it?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  has the geometric distributions on with success parameter . 

b.  has the geometric distributions on with success parameter . 

c.  Both a. and b. are correct 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 9
» Probability » Probability Distributions » Negative Binomial
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Which of the following statement is/are correct?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Pascal distribution is a special case of negative binomial distribution on with parameter and , when k is a positive integer. 

b.  Pascal distribution is a special case of Normal distribution with parameter , when 

c.  The pdf of Pascal distribution is symmetric. 

d.  All of the above 

Question number: 10
» Probability » Classical and Axiomatic Definitions
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The following below shows the number of heads appearing when 8 coins are tossed.
x  0  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8 
f  1  9  26  59  72  52  26  7  1 
The probability of getting heads less than 4 is?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  0.21 

b.  0.27 

c.  0.37 

d.  None of the above 
