S sheepyyyyyyyy Nov 2012 1 0 Singapore Nov 1, 2012 #1 Let {Xn : n ≥ 0} be a Galton-Watson branching process starting with one particle (i.e., X0 = 1) and offspring distribution p0 = 1,/6 p1 = 1/3, p2 = 1/3, p3 = 1/6. Find E(Xn), Var(Xn) and P (Population ever dies out). Thank you I'm lost

Let {Xn : n ≥ 0} be a Galton-Watson branching process starting with one particle (i.e., X0 = 1) and offspring distribution p0 = 1,/6 p1 = 1/3, p2 = 1/3, p3 = 1/6. Find E(Xn), Var(Xn) and P (Population ever dies out). Thank you I'm lost

C chiro MHF Helper Sep 2012 6,608 1,263 Australia Nov 1, 2012 #2 Hey sheepyyyyyyyy. Can you outline what the process is (for those who are not familiar with it like me)?

Hey sheepyyyyyyyy. Can you outline what the process is (for those who are not familiar with it like me)?