# Statistical Inference and Hypothesis Testing-Characteristics of Good Estimator (ISS (Statistical Services) Statistics Paper II (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 1 - 5 of 54

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## Question number: 1

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If and are two unbiased estimators of . Then

is a

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Positively biased estimator

b.

Unbiased estimator

c.

Biased estimator

d.

Negatively biased estimator

## Question number: 2

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A function for estimating a parameter is called as:

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Choice (4) Response

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Statistic

b.

Estimation

c.

Estimate

d.

Estimator

## Question number: 3

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If are normally distributed random variables with mean μ and variance , Then the unbiased estimator of is -

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Choice (4) Response

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b.

c.

All of the above

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

## Question number: 4

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Suppose we have two consistent estimators and of a parameter , then is more efficient than if

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Choice (4) Response

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b.

c.

d.

## Question number: 5

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A random sample of size 5 is drawn from a normal population with unknown mean . Then is a unbised estimator of

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Choice (4) Response

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b.

c.

d.

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