# GATE Questions & Answers of Normal Distributions

## What is the Weightage of Normal Distributions in GATE Exam?

Total 2 Questions have been asked from Normal Distributions topic of Probability subject in previous GATE papers. Average marks 2.00.

Aishwarya studies either computer science or mathematics everyday. If she studies computer science on a day, then the probability that the studies mathematics the next day is 0.6. If she studies mathematics on a day, then the probability that the studies computer science the next day is 0.4. Given that Aishwarya studies computer science on Monday, what is the probability that she studies computer science on Wednesday?

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Let X be a random variable following normal distribution with mean +1 and variance 4. Let Y be another normal variable with mean -1 and variance unknown. If P (X ≤ -1) = P (Y ≥ 2), the standard deviation of Y is