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    Help with moment generating function


    hi any one can provide help with this or any suggestion on how to approach the question? much thanks!
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    Why is this an MGF assignment?
    I would get the joint density of f(u,v) and show it factors.
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    That's what I figured. It's a 2-2 change of variables that factors.
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    Quote Originally Posted by matheagle View Post
    That's what I figured. It's a 2-2 change of variables that factors.
    Yes, you figured the obvious... What else could it be ?
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    MGF as they stated in the, um .....TITLE.
    This had nothing to do with the mgf.
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    Boy oh boy ..... imagine if these two were married!

    Anyway, I think the OP has got his/her answer. So before a sauce bottle comes flying out of our computer monitors .....

    Thread closed.

    (Or to paraphrase the Human Torch .... Flame Off).
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