Probability (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper I (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 191  193 of 205
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Question number: 191
» Probability » Moment and Probability Generating Functions
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A hen lays eggs, where . Each egg hatches with probability , independently of the other eggs. Find the probability distribution of number of chicks,
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d.  Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague 

Question number: 192
» Probability » Central Limit Theorems for Independent Variables
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Let be a ramdom variable and . A sample of size is taken from this population. What is the probability that the sum of these observations is less than ?
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b.  0.0062 

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Question number: 193
» Probability » Central Limit Theorems for Independent Variables
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From past experience, it is known that the number of tickets purchased by a student standing in line at the ticket window for the cricket match of India against Srilanka follows a distribution that has mean and standard deviation. Suppose that few hours before the start of one of these matches there are eager students standing in line to purchase tickets. If only tickets remain, what is the probability that all students will be able to purchase the tickets they desire?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  0.9905 

b.  0.3085 

c.  0.6915 

d.  0.0095 
