A student noted my cumbersome wording on the first homework question. I clarify at top, and her question follows below
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Michael Marsiske
> Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2009 5:01 AM
> Subject: RE: multivariate hw clarification
> In other words, what kind of covariance matrix did you choose
> tha analyze...and what prior probability option did you
> pick...and why?
> Does that help?
> Sent: Wednesday, February 11, 2009 11:38 PM
> To: Michael Marsiske
> Subject: multivariate hw clarification
> Hi Dr. Marsiske,
> This may be silly, but I am having trouble discerning what
> you mean by the first item on the hw "Describe your analysis
> choices with respect to selection of covariance matrix to
> analyze and prior probabilities"
> The other items seem really clear, but I can't wrap my head
> around that first one. Can you offer any clarification as to
> what you are looking for?