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CalculusCalculus: An Applied Approach (MindTap Course List)Finding the Mean and Median In Exercises 45–48, find the mean and median of the probability density function. f ( x ) = 5 6 e − 5 x / 6 , [ 0 , ∞ ) Special Probability Density Functions In Exercises 49–54, identify the probability density function. Then find the mean, variance, and standard deviation without integrating.BuyFind*launch*

10th Edition

Ron Larson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305860919

Chapter 9, Problem 48RE

Textbook Problem

**Finding the Mean and Median** In Exercises 45–48, find the mean and median of the probability density function.

**Special Probability Density Functions** In Exercises 49–54, identify the probability density function. Then find the mean, variance, and standard deviation without integrating.

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