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Expected of each (Posted on 2014-05-15) Difficulty: 3 of 5
Randomly select n numbers from the continuous interval (0,1) and order them from least to greatest.

Find the expected values, in terms of n, of the smallest, second smallest, ..., second greatest, greatest.

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re: computer simulation | Comment 2 of 3 |
(In reply to computer simulation by Charlie)

Almost seems a little obvious.

  Posted by Kenny M on 2014-05-15 23:03:18
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