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A game is played as follows:

  1. A wheel is spun, giving one of the integers 0 through 9 on an equally likely basis.
  2. A single die is thrown the number of times indicated by the result of the spin of the wheel. The number of points made is the total of the numbers turned up on the sequence ofthrows of the die.
  3. A player pays sixteen dollars to play; a dollar is returned for each point made.

Let Y represent the number of points made and X = Y - 16 be the net gain (possibly negative) of the player. Determine the maximum value of

X , E [ X ] , Var [ X ] , P ( X > 0 ) , P ( X > = 10 ) , P ( X > = 16 ) .

gn = 0.1*ones(1,10); gy = (1/6)*[0 ones(1,6)]; [Y,PY]= gendf(gn,gy); [X,PX]= csort(Y-16,PY); M = max(X)M = 38 EX = dot(X,PX) % Check EX = En*Ey - 16 = 4.5*3.5EX = -0.2500 % 4.5*3.5 - 16 = -0.25 VX = dot(X.^2,PX) - EX^2VX = 114.1875 Ppos = (X>0)*PX' Ppos = 0.4667P10 = (X>=10)*PX' P10 = 0.2147P16 = (X>=16)*PX' P16 = 0.0803
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Marvin calls on four customers. With probability p 1 = 0 . 6 he makes a sale in each case. Geraldine calls on five customers, with probability p 2 = 0 . 5 of a sale in each case. Customers who buy do so on an iid basis, and order an amount Y i (in dollars) with common distribution:

Y = [ 200 220 240 260 280 300 ] P Y = [ 0 . 10 0 . 15 0 . 25 0 . 25 0 . 15 0 . 10 ]

Let D 1 be the total sales for Marvin and D 2 the total sales for Geraldine. Let D = D 1 + D 2 . Determine the distribution and mean and variance for D 1 , D 2 , and D . Determine P ( D 1 D 2 ) and P ( D 1500 ) , P ( D 1000 ) , and P ( D 750 ) .

gnM = ibinom(4,0.6,0:4); gnG = ibinom(5,0.5,0:5);Y = 200:20:300; PY = 0.01*[10 15 25 25 15 10]; [D1,PD1]= mgdf(gnM,Y,PY); [D2,PD2]= mgdf(gnG,Y,PY); ED1 = dot(D1,PD1)ED1 = 600.0000 % Check: ED1 = EnM*EY = 2.4*250 VD1 = dot(D1.^2,PD1) - ED1^2VD1 = 6.1968e+04 ED2 = dot(D2,PD2)ED2 = 625.0000 % Check: ED2 = EnG*EY = 2.5*250 VD2 = dot(D2.^2,PD2) - ED2^2VD2 = 8.0175e+04 [D1,D2,t,u,PD1,PD2,P]= icalcf(D1,D2,PD1,PD2); Use array opertions on matrices X, Y, PX, PY, t, u, and P[D,PD] = csort(t+u,P);ED = dot(D,PD) ED = 1.2250e+03eD = ED1 + ED2 % Check: ED = ED1 + ED2 eD = 1.2250e+03 % (Continued next page)VD = dot(D.^2,PD) - ED^2VD = 1.4214e+05 vD = VD1 + VD2 % Check: VD = VD1 + VD2vD = 1.4214e+05 P1g2 = total((t>u).*P) P1g2 = 0.4612k = [1500 1000 750];PDk = zeros(1,3); for i = 1:3PDk(i) = (D>=k(i))*PD'; enddisp(PDk) 0.2556 0.7326 0.8872
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A questionnaire is sent to twenty persons. The number who reply is a random number N binomial (20, 0.7). If each respondent has probability p = 0 . 8 of favoring a certain proposition, what is the probability of ten or more favorable replies? Of fifteen or more?

gN = ibinom(20,0.7,0:20); gY = [0.2 0.8]; gendDo not forget zero coefficients for missing powers Enter gen fn COEFFICIENTS for gN gNEnter gen fn COEFFICIENTS for gY gY Results are in N, PN, Y, PY, D, PD, PMay use jcalc or jcalcf on N, D, P To view the distribution, call for gD.P10 = (D>=10)*PD' P10 = 0.7788P15 = (D>=15)*PD' P15 = 0.0660pD = ibinom(20,0.7*0.8,0:20); % Alternate: use D binomial (pp0) D = 0:20;p10 = (D>=10)*pD' p10 = 0.7788p15 = (D>=15)*pD' p15 = 0.0660
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where we get a research paper on Nano chemistry....?
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what are the products of Nano chemistry?
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There are lots of products of nano chemistry... Like nano coatings.....carbon fiber.. And lots of others..
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Even nanotechnology is pretty much all about chemistry... Its the chemistry on quantum or atomic level
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Preparation and Applications of Nanomaterial for Drug Delivery
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what about nanotechnology for water purification
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please someone correct me if I'm wrong but I think one can use nanoparticles, specially silver nanoparticles for water treatment.
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yes that's correct
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Nasa has use it in the 60's, copper as water purification in the moon travel.
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what is the stm
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is there industrial application of fullrenes. What is the method to prepare fullrene on large scale.?
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industrial application...? mmm I think on the medical side as drug carrier, but you should go deeper on your research, I may be wrong
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How we are making nano material?
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What is meant by 'nano scale'?
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scanning tunneling microscope
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how nano science is used for hydrophobicity
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Do u think that Graphene and Fullrene fiber can be used to make Air Plane body structure the lightest and strongest. Rafiq
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what is differents between GO and RGO?
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what is simplest way to understand the applications of nano robots used to detect the cancer affected cell of human body.? How this robot is carried to required site of body cell.? what will be the carrier material and how can be detected that correct delivery of drug is done Rafiq
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if virus is killing to make ARTIFICIAL DNA OF GRAPHENE FOR KILLED THE VIRUS .THIS IS OUR ASSUMPTION
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analytical skills graphene is prepared to kill any type viruses .
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Any one who tell me about Preparation and application of Nanomaterial for drug Delivery
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what is Nano technology ?
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write examples of Nano molecule?
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The nanotechnology is as new science, to scale nanometric
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nanotechnology is the study, desing, synthesis, manipulation and application of materials and functional systems through control of matter at nanoscale
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Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
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what king of growth are you checking .?
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What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
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why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
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yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
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why?
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biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
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A fair die is tossed 180 times. Find the probability P that the face 6 will appear between 29 and 32 times inclusive
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