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# Use the result of Exercise 6.3-10.(a) Find the joint pdf

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## Solution for problem 11E Chapter 6.3

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Problem 11E

Use the result of Exercise 6.3-10.

(a) Find the joint pdf of Y1 and Yn, the first and the nth order statistics of a random sample of size n from the U(0, 1) distribution.

(b) Find the joint and the marginal pdfs of W1 = Y1/Yn and W2 = Yn.

(c) Are W1 and W2 independent?

(d) Use simulation to confirm your theoretical results.

Reference Exercise 6.3-10

Use the heuristic argument to show that the joint pdf of the two order statistics Yi < Yj is

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