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# Let X denote the height in centimeters and Y the weight in

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## Solution for problem 5E Chapter 4.5

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Problem 5E

PROBLEM 5E

Let X denote the height in centimeters and Y the weight in kilograms of male college students. Assume that X and Y have a bivariate normal distribution with parameters  and

(a) Determine the conditional distribution of Y, given that X = 190.

(b) Find P(86.4 < Y < 95.36 |X = 190).

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Ch 4 2/2/17 What is PROBABILITY It is the numerical measure of the chance/likelihood that an event will occur.  Event: a collection of one or more outcomes of a process that meet some criteria of interest  Probability of an event: the proportion of all the possible outcomes of a process that comprise/make up the event of interest o Calculated by:...

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