A random variable is uniformly distributed over[0,1].What is its skew?
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The skew of a RV X is:
where and are the RV's mean and standard deviation.
Now for the uniform distribution on
and
(you may well know the value of the above, it's in most statistics books somewhere and engraved on the heart of everyone who has ever used Monte-Carlo methods in anger) and:
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