Find

I understand i need to do

But i can't work out what the limits of the integrals should be, any help would be great, thanks.

Printable View

- Oct 18th 2010, 11:37 AMRapid_WProbability of a joint p.d.f.

Find

I understand i need to do

But i can't work out what the limits of the integrals should be, any help would be great, thanks. - Oct 18th 2010, 01:46 PMfinancial
have you thought about doing the inner integral from 0 to 1 (since that's the range of y), and the outer integral from 0 to 1 (since that's the range of x?

Also, if you graph the pdf, you'll notice that it's the area of a circle...so why not find the probability of landing in a circle of radius 1 inscribed in a 1x1 box? This should be the area of that circle divided by the area of the square. - Oct 18th 2010, 04:48 PMmr fantastic