Posted by **Chris** on Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 10:22pm.

5. Park Rangers wanted to estimate the total number of wild mustangs in Central Oregon. They tagged 30 wild mustangs and sent them back to the herd. They recorded the mustang population once a month for the next three months as shown below.

Month 1 Month 2 Month 3

tagged mustangs in sample 8 10 15

total mustangs in sample 100 150 200

c. The rangers combined the three months into one large sample so they could consider a sample of 100 + 150 + 200 = 450 mustangs. Estimate the size of the wild mustang population.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- ENGLISH - How would you rewrite the following claim to remedy problems of ...
- mustangs/horses - Does anybody know any really good web sites on mustangs or ...
- Statistics - Can someone help me do this problem? A group of environmentalist ...
- math riddle - Estimate a population: To study a species of fox, a team captures ...
- Reading - The Goatherd and the Wild Goats A herd of wild goats, with a wise ...
- Data managment math - 5: In the best-of -five hockey series , the probability of...
- algebra - Bear population. To estimate the size Use a proportion to solve of the...
- math - Researchers count 30 tagged zebras and 150 total zebras in an area of a ...
- math - A herd of 40 elks is introduced into state game lands. The population of ...
- Algebra 2 - To estimate the size of a bear population on the Keweenaw Peninsula...