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    Moment Generating Function of Standard Normal random variable

    For standard normal form variable Z~N(0,1).
    What is the Moment Generating Moment of Mz(t) of Z.

    Defining X=u+oZ for real numbers u,r with r>0. what is the distribution of X?

    Use the Moment Generating Function Mz(t) to find the moment generating function M(t) of X.

    Can anyone help with any of these question?
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    Re: Moment Generating Function of Standard Normal random variable

    Hey wrexlive1.

    For the Normal MGF, you have to use a trick to complete the square. First try showing your work with the e^g(x) term (for some function g(x)) after you collect all the terms so we can go through it from there.
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