## Introduction to Mathematical StatisticsAn exceptionally clear and impeccably accurate presentation of statistical applications and more advanced theory. Included is a chapter on the distribution of functions of random variables as well as an excellent chapter on sufficient statistics. More modern technology is used in considering limiting distributions, making the presentations more clear and uniform. |

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Ojj = PijOiOj, i ^y', of the random variables Xu X2, .

*„. We call the a\„ <*2n (7n (7,2 □ (7,2 (722 . G\„ Ol„ . the covariance

multivariate normal distribution and henceforth we shall denote this

Ojj = PijOiOj, i ^y', of the random variables Xu X2, .

**matrix**A-1, which is given by ,*„. We call the a\„ <*2n (7n (7,2 □ (7,2 (722 . G\„ Ol„ . the covariance

**matrix**of themultivariate normal distribution and henceforth we shall denote this

**matrix**by ...Page 228

EXERCISES 4.129. Let XuX2,...,X„ have a multivariate normal distribution with

positive definite covariance

mutually independent if and only if V is a diagonal

take V ...

EXERCISES 4.129. Let XuX2,...,X„ have a multivariate normal distribution with

positive definite covariance

**matrix**V. Prove that these random variables aremutually independent if and only if V is a diagonal

**matrix**. 4.130. Let n = 2 andtake V ...

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Suppose that n values, Y' = (F,, Y2, . . . , y„), are observed for the x-values in X = (x

,y), where X is an n x p design

n. Assume that Y is multivariate normal with mean Xp and covariance

Suppose that n values, Y' = (F,, Y2, . . . , y„), are observed for the x-values in X = (x

,y), where X is an n x p design

**matrix**and its rth row is associated with Yhi= 1,2,...,n. Assume that Y is multivariate normal with mean Xp and covariance

**matrix**...### What people are saying - Write a review

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