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    Continuous Random Variable question

    The continuous random variable X has cumulative distribution function F given by

    for
    for
    for .

    Part a] is to find , which I found as 0.0625, the next part is to find the median of X. How is that done?
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    Quote Originally Posted by db5vry View Post
    The continuous random variable X has cumulative distribution function F given by

    for
    for
    for .

    Part a] is to find , which I found as 0.0625, the next part is to find the median of X. How is that done?
    Find the value of x such that F(x) = 1/2, that is, solve \frac{1}{2} (x^2 + x) = \frac{1}{2} for x over the domain 0 \leq x \leq 1.
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