Probability-Probability Distributions (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper I (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 17 - 21 of 109

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Question number: 17

» Probability » Probability Distributions » Geometric

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If follows geometric distribution then is________.

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All of the above

Question number: 18

» Probability » Probability Distributions » Poisson

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Which of the following situation/situations can be analyzed using Poission distribution?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Birth defects and genetic mutations

b.

Spread of an endangered animal in Africa

c.

Number of typing errors on a page

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 19

» Probability » Probability Distributions » Multinomial

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Which of the following statement is/are incorrect regarding Multinomial experiment?

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a.

There are fixed number of repeated trails.

b.

Every trial has a fix possible number of outcomes.

c.

The trials are dependent on each other.

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 20

» Probability » Probability Distributions » Poisson

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If water supply failures occur according to a Poisson distribution with an average of 5 failures every ten weeks, calculate the probability that there will not be more than one failure during a particular week

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Question number: 21

» Probability » Probability Distributions » Uniform

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The amount of time, in minutes, that a person must wait for a bus is uniformly distribute between 5 and 20 minutes, inclusive. On the average, how long must person wait?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

7.5 minutes

b.

12.5 minutes

c.

10 minutes

d.

None of the above

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