Let f(x) = (1/6) x^3 e^(-x) for 0 < x < +infinity.

Find the m.g.f. M(t) , and the values of mu and sigma squared.

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- Oct 20th 2009, 10:54 AMaffelixMoment generating function question #1
Let f(x) = (1/6) x^3 e^(-x) for 0 < x < +infinity.

Find the m.g.f. M(t) , and the values of mu and sigma squared. - Oct 20th 2009, 03:31 PMmr fantastic
Getting the m.g.f requires using a definition. Do you know what that definition is? Where do you get stuck in using it?

Read http://www.mathhelpforum.com/math-he...stion-2-a.html for getting mean and variance.