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    Method of Maximum Likelihood for a pdf

    How do I find the MLE for K based on a ramdom sample of size n from a distribution with pdf:

    f(x,K) = 2K^2x^-3, for K<=x;
    0, x<K; 0<K.
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    you will need x's as small as possible whihc means the min of the X's
    which is called the first order statistic
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