Science:Math Exam Resources/Courses/MATH103/April 2016/Question 09 (a)
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Question 09 (a) 

Let be a continuous random variable taking values in with probability density function , mean value , variance , median value , and cumulative function . Write down the integral which expresses in terms of . 
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Hint 

Recall the mean value formula in terms of a probability density function. 
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Please rate my easiness! It's quick and helps everyone guide their studies. The mean is given by Since the random variable only takes values in 