Statistics and ProbabilityLet X and Y be continuous random variables with joint density function
11 months ago
Let X and Y be continuous random variables with joint density function f(x,y)=(x)/(5)+cy, 0<x<1,1<y<50 - otherwiseend where c is a constant. What is the value of c?
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bob12d3 Staff answered 11 months ago
Since it has to be int int_(mathbb(R^(2))) f=1, we have that
1=int_(0)^(1)int_(1)^(5)((x)/(5)+cydy)dx=int_(0)^(1)((4x)/(5)+12c)dx=(2)/(5)+12c
which yield that c=(1)/(20).
Result:
c=(1)/(20)
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