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Question number: 34

» Estimation » Optimal Properties » Minimum Variance Bound Estimators

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Let X 1, X 2, …, X n be a random sample from the probability distribution with density

= 0; otherwise

where 0 < θ < ∞. Show that is a minimum variance bound estimator and has variance .

Explanation

By using Cramer-Rao lower bound we find the minimum variance

The Fisher information is

Here E (X)

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Question number: 35

» Estimation » Optimal Properties » Complete Statistics

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Let X 1, X 2, … X n be a random sample from the binomial distribution with probability mass function

Examine whether the statistic is complete for this distribution.

Explanation

We know that is sufficient statistic for this distribution. Then,

The definition of completeness is

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Question number: 36

» Multivariate Analysis » Multivariate Normal Distribution » Mutliple Correlation Coefficient

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Let X 1, X 2, …, X n be a random sample from an population with , a positive definite matrix. Derive 100 (1-α) % simultaneous confidence interval for for all .

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Let X 1, X 2, …, X n be a random sample from an and assume the linear combination of the random sample is

From, the theorem of linear combinations of multivariate normal distribution is that every linear combination of X follows an univariate normal distribu

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Question number: 37

» Multivariate Analysis » Principal Components » Correlations

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Let

Determine

(i) The principal components y 1, y 2 and y 3.

(ii) The proportion of variance explained each one of them.

(iii) Correlation between the first principal components y 1 and the third original random variable.

Explanation

First find the eigen value and eigen vector pairs

To solve this equation, we get the eigen values is

The corresponding eigen vector for each eigen value is by using nor

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Question number: 38

» Hypotheses Testing » Uniformly Most Powerful Test

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Fins a Most powerful test for testing the simple hypothesis against the simple alternative hypothesis based on n random observations from N (µ, σ 2) where µ is know. Show that this MP test is UMP (Uniformly most powerful).

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Let X i ‘s are n random observations from N (µ, σ 2) and the pdf is

The hypothesis is

To find the most powerful test, we use following step

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