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cs-677sp2010:poisson [2014/12/12 20:32]
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 Assume: Assume:
  
-<​math> ​x | \theta \sim Poisson(\theta) ​</​math>​+x | \theta \sim Poisson(\theta) ​$
  
 # What distribution would make a good (that is, derive the conjugate) prior? Show how you came to this conclusion, that is, do not just look it up. # What distribution would make a good (that is, derive the conjugate) prior? Show how you came to this conclusion, that is, do not just look it up.
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 Suppose X is a random variable with the pdf: Suppose X is a random variable with the pdf:
  
-<​math> ​f(x) = 1 </​math>​+f(x) = 1 $
  
-for <​math> ​0<​x<​1 ​</​math> ​and 0 otherwise+for 0<​x<​1 ​and 0 otherwise
  
-derive the pdf for <​math> ​Y=-2 ln (x) </​math>​.+derive the pdf for Y=-2 ln (x) $.
  
 == One more Change of Variables == == One more Change of Variables ==
  
 Oh, never mind, maybe next year. Oh, never mind, maybe next year.
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