Could anybody please explain to me how to solve this question?

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- April 18th 2010, 05:51 AMscofield131Expectation and Variance.
Could anybody please explain to me how to solve this question?

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i) and ii) Refer to your class notes or textbook.

iii) E(aX + bY) = aE(X) + bE(Y) (which undoubtedly is also in your class notes and textbook)

iv) If X and Y are independent, Var(aX + bY) = a^2Var(X) + b^2Var(Y) (which undoubtedly is also in your class notes and textbook).