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Question Paper Code: Internal Assesment Test-I

B.E DEGREE EXAMINATION, JANUARY 2014

Fourth Semester

Electronics and Communication Engineering

Sub.Code: MA 2261 / Probability and Random Processes

(Regulation 2008)

Time: 1.30 hour Maximum: 50 marks

SECTION A - ( 5 ×2 = 10 marks)

Answer any two questions

1. Find the moment generating function of Binomial distribution.

2. If X is a normal random variable with mean zero and variance σ

2

, ﬁnd

the probability density function of Y = e

x

.

3. A continuous random varibale X has probability density function

f(x) =

3x

2

if o ≤ x ≤ 1

0 if elsewhere.

Find k such that P(X = k) = 0.5 .

4. Find C if P(X = k) = c(

2

3

)

n

, n = 1, 2, 3 . . . .

5. Deﬁne Poisson distribution.

SECTION B (40 marks)

Answer ALL questions

6. (A). If the probability density function of X is given by

f(x) =

2(1 −x) if o < x < 1

0 if elsewhere.

Find its r

th

moment. Hence evaluate E[(2X +1)

2

] . (8 marks)

OR

(B) The probability function of an inﬁnite discrete distribution is given by

P[X = j] =

1

2

j

, (j = 1, 2, 3 . . . .)

Find

i Mean of X

ii P(X is even)

iii P(X is divisible by 3) (8 marks)

1

2

7. (A)(i) Let X be a random variable with probability density function

f(x) =

1

3

e

−

x

3

if x > 0

0 if elsewhere.

Find

(a) P(X > 3)

(b) Moment generating function of X .

(c) E(X) and V ar(X) . (8 marks)

(ii) Find the M.G.F. of the random variable X having the probability den-

sity function.

f(x) =

x

4

e

−

x

2

if x > 0

0 if elsewhere.

Also deduce the ﬁrst four moment about the origin. (8 marks)

OR

(B) (i) The time in hours required to repair a machine is exponentially

distributed with parameter λ =

1

2

.

(a). What is the probability that the repair exceeds 2 hours ?

(b). What is the conditionally probability that a repair takes atleast 10 hours

given that its duration exceeds 9 hours ? (8 marks)

(ii) If the probability that an applicant for driver’s lince will pass the road

test on any given trail is 0.8. What is the probability that be will ﬁnally

pass the test.

(a) On the fourth trail

(b) In less than 4 trails. (8 marks)

8. (A) (i) Given that X is distributed normally, if P(X < 45) = 0.31 and

PX > 64) = 0.08 . Find the mean and standard deviation of the distribu-

tion. (8 marks)

(ii) A random variable X has the following probability functions:

X : 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

P(X) : 0 K 2K 2K 3K K

2

2K

2

7K

2

+ K

(a) Find K ,

(b) Evaluate P(1.5 < X < 4.5/X > 2)

(c) If P(X ≤ C) >

1

2

ﬁnd the minimum value of C . (8 marks)

3

OR

(i)(B) The life of a certain kind of electronic device has a mean of 300 hours

and standard deviation of 25 hours. Assuming that the life time of the

devices follow normal distribution.

a. Find the probability that any one of their device will have a life time

more than 350 hours.

b. What percentage will have life time between 220 and 260 hours? (8

marks)

(ii) If X is a normal variate with mean 30 and SD=5, ﬁnd

(a) P(26 < X < 40)

(b) P(X ≥ 45)

(c) P(|X −30| > 5) . (8 marks)

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