Posted by **Peter** on Friday, January 9, 2009 at 9:40pm.

Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. Maria's class has an average of 78% with a standard deviation of 5% on the midterm, whereas Zoe's class has an average of 83% with a standard deviation of 12%. Assume that scores in both classes follow a normal distribution.

A. Convert Maria's midterm score of 84 to a standard z score.

which is correct?

a. 0.083

b. 0.5

c. 0.2

d. 1.2

e. 6

B Convert Zoe's midterm score of 89 to a standard z score.

a. 1.2

b. 0.5

c. 6

d. 0.917

e. 2.2

C. Who did better relative to her class?

a. Maria

b. Zoe

c. They performed the same.

d. Neither

e. Cannot determine

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- Statistics - Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. ...
- Algebra II - Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. ...
- AP Stats - Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. ...
- Statistics - 80. Florida State University has 14 statistics classes scheduled ...
- Math - Maria is playing a game of chance at the Hibiscus festival, costing $1 ...
- statistics - Paul received a score of 80 on a history test for which the class ...
- Statistics help? - Hi there, I was looking for any assistance or help on how I ...
- Statistics - Suppose that the average grade for all people who take this course ...
- math - Zoe, Minh, and Jake sold some tickets for a school fundraiser. Each ...
- Statistics on Psychology - Hi there, I was looking for any assistance or help on...

More Related Questions