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R.M.K.

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY


R.S.M NAGAR, PUDUVOYAL-601206
4th Semester B.E.
First Internal Assessment Test February 2013
Sub. Title
Sub. Code
IT
Time
50

: Probability & Queuing theory


: MA2262

Date
Branch

: 100 Minutes

: 05.02.2013
: CSE &

Max. Marks :

Answer all questions


Part A (5 x 2 = 10)

e x . Find k.

1. The probability density function of continuous random variable is f(x) = k

2. Find the moment generating function of the random variable X whose probability function is

1
2x

P(X=x) =

, when x = 1,2,3,..

3. The mean of the Binomial distribution is 5 and standard deviation is 2. Find n.


4. Write the recurrence formula for Geometric Distribution
5. The joint probability mass function of X and Y is given by P(1,1) =

1
8 , P(1,2) =

1
4 , P(2,1)

1
8 ,

P(2,2) =

1
2 . Find if X and Y are independent.
Part B

(2 x 16 = 32) (1 x 8 = 8): 40 Marks

6. (a) (i) A random variable X has the following probability function


x
P(x)

0
0

1
K

2
2k

3
2k

4
3k

6
2

7
7

k2

k2
+k

(a) Find k,
(b) Find P(x < 6), P(1 < X < 5),
(c) If P(X k) >

1
2

, find the minimum value of k,

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

(8)

(ii) The density function of a random variable X is given by f(x) = k x (2 - x), 0 x 2. Find
k, mean, variance and the rth moment.
(8)

(Or)

(b) (i) If

0, x 1
1
, 1 x 4
3
1
F x , 4 x 6
2
5
6 , 6 x 10

1, x 10
Find

(a) Probability density function of X


(b) P(2 < X < 6),
(C) Mean and Variance of X.

(ii) A random variable X has the Probability density function f(x) =

Find (a) P(x <

1
1
)
,
(b)
P(
2
4 <x<

1
3
),
(c)
P(x
>
2
4

(8)

2 x , 0< x <1
{0,ot
h er wise
/ x>

1
2 )

(8)

7. (a) (i) A machine manufacturing screws is known to produce 5% defective. In a random sample
of 15 screws, what is the probability that there are (a) Exactly 3 defectives (b) Not more
than 3 defectives.
(8)
(ii) The daily consumption of milk in excess of 20,000 gallons is approximately exponentially
distributed with mean 3000. The city has a daily stock of 35,000 gallons. What is the
probability that of two days selected at random, the stock is insufficient for both days. (8)
(Or)
(b) (i) Calculate the moment generating function of Poisson distribution with parameter , Prove
that the mean and variance of the Poisson distribution are equal.
(8)
(ii) A bus arrives every 20 minutes, at a specific stop beginning at 6.40 am and continuing
until 8.40 am . A passenger arrives randomly between 7.00 am and 7.30 am. What is the
probability that the passenger has to wait for more than 5 minutes for a bus.
(8)

8. (a)

The joint probability mass function of (X,Y) is given by P(x,y) = k(2x +3y) , x = 0,1,2, and
y = 1,2,3
(i)
Find the marginal distribution of X and Y
(ii)
Find the conditional distribution of X given Y=1
(iii)
Find P(x 1, y 2)
(8)
(Or)

(b)

If the joint probability density function of a two dimensional random variable (X,Y)
is given by

xy
, 0 x 1 and 0 y 2
3
0,
otherwise

2
x

f x, y

1
Find (a) P (x > 2
(8)

) , (b) P (Y < X), (c) P (Y <

1
2

/X<

1
2