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    question in method of moments

    Given the next data:

    P(X=2)=a
    P(X=3)=a2

    P(X=4)=0.25-a2

    P(X=5)=0.75-a

    and a sample of 100:

    #(X=2)=50
    #(X=3)=25#(X=4)=0#(X=5)=25

    what is an estimate and estimator in the method of moments to a?
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