the upper bound should be infinity not zero
I get a slightly differenet answer for part 2
and for the MLE, do we have a sample or just one observation?
Point Estimate Question
Hi,
May I confirm if my answers to the questions are correct?
For Q1) I used the following limits for my integral
Q2) My final answer is:
Q3) My answer after solving the derivative of the log likelihood
Thank you in advance
Linda
Hi Matt,
Thank you for pointing out that the limit bound should be infinity!
May I ask what you got for part 2?
They way I arrived at my answer was I found the expectation of the distribution first:
I then substituted the with the first moment and then rearranged the above term to obtain
w.r.t MLE, that was how the question was given, we had no further data to work with.
Oh no! I am so sorry about getting you're alias incorrect. Forgive me for my dumbness.
I know someone with the surname Heagle, and so originally read it as Mat Heagle. My apologies!!!
ok, now you finish
I see that I should have substituted for . Thank you!!
As a further I have updated my answer for the MLE to: