ProbabilityMoment and Probability Generating Functions (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper I (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 5  7 of 7
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Question number: 5
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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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Question number: 6
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Suppose that is a random variable taking values in N. The probability generating function of will satisfy the following properties.
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Question number: 7
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If and are independent, then what is the distribution of ?
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