Posted by **Jaky** on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 5:29pm.

A person scores 81 on a test of verbal ability and 6.4 on a test of quantitative ability. For the verbal ability test, the mean for people in general is 50 and the standard deviation is 20. For the quantitative ability, the mean for people in general is 0 and the standard deviation is 5. Which is this person’s stronger ability: verbal or quantitative? Explain your answer to a person who has never had a course in statistics.

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- statistics - A person scores 81 on a test of verbal ability and 6.4 on a test of...
- statistics - A person scores 81 on a test of verbal ability and 6.4 on a test of...
- Psychology-Assesment - According to Cattell, a person trying to solve an ...
- statistics - A researcher hypothesizes that individuals who listen to classical...
- Education - Ms. Ng has a class that is half boys and half girls. Given findings ...
- statistics - Suppose that the scores on a reading ability test are normally ...
- statistics - A Coach found the correlation between physical fitness and athletic...
- math - the mean on the SAT verbal test is 505 with a standard deviation of 111. ...
- math - Suppose a test of musical ability has a normal distribution with a mean ...
- Statistics - The Education Testing Service conducted a study to investigate ...

More Related Questions