Exercices, pages 35-40 of text 16,24,25,29,30,31.

Look at the class web site: `http://www.stanford.edu/class/stat116/`.

Hints:

For number 16 : Start with two sets as I did in clas find a lower bound
for
then consider
to be a set *F* that you can
re-apply
the formula to:

and so forth.......

Hint for clover leaf problems:

You need to maximize a function of *r* that might look too
difficult, you may optimize it by using a graph of the function made
with your calculator or a computer program, an approximate answer
is OK.

Solutions:

Here are the solutions:

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