# Question

A random variable X has a uniform distribution over the interval (– a / 2, a / 2) for some positive constant a.

(a) Find the coefficient of skewness for X;

(b) Find the coefficient of kurtosis for X;

(c) Compare the results of (a) and (b) with the same quantities for a standard normal random variable.

(a) Find the coefficient of skewness for X;

(b) Find the coefficient of kurtosis for X;

(c) Compare the results of (a) and (b) with the same quantities for a standard normal random variable.

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