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September 22, 2014

**Recent Homework Questions About Statistics**

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**Statistics**

True or False The null hypothesis is stated in terms of the population, even though the data come from a sample.
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 9:15pm*

**Statistics**

3. The formula for finding sample standard deviation is ________________. a.𝑠=∑1▒𝑥W22;𝑥 ̅^2 b.𝜎^2=(∑1▒(𝑋−𝜇)^2 )/𝑁 c.𝑠^2=(∑1▒(𝑋&#...
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 7:14pm*

**statistics**

A student union wants to obtain a 90% confidence interval for the proportion of “full time” students who hold a part-time job for 20 hours or more per week. For this purpose, they want to interview a sample of full-time students. They want a margin of error to be at ...
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 12:33pm*

**Statistics**

By definition, a Type I error is ____. a. rejecting a false H1 b. rejecting a false H0 c. rejecting a true H0 d. rejecting a true H1
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 8:35am*

**Statistics**

Which of the following is an accurate definition of a Type II error? a. rejecting a false null hypothesis b. rejecting a true null hypothesis c. failing to reject a false null hypothesis d. failing to reject a true null hypothesis
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 8:33am*

**Statistics**

What is the consequence of a Type II error? a. concluding that a treatment has an effect when it really does b. concluding that a treatment has no effect when it really has no effect c. concluding that a treatment has no effect when it really does d. concluding that a ...
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 8:32am*

**MATH Statistics**

A student union wants to obtain a 90% confidence interval for the proportion of “full time” students who hold a part-time job for 20 hours or more per week. For this purpose, they want to interview a sample of full-time students. They want a margin of error to be at ...
*Friday, December 20, 2013 at 1:07am*

**statistics**

For these 90 times the mean was 15.60 minutes and the standard deviation s=1.80 minutes. Find the margin of error (round to 2 decimal places) and the 95% confidence interval for Julia’s average running time.
*Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:54pm*

**Statistics**

When is there a risk of a Type II error? a. whenever H0 is rejected b. whenever H1 is rejected c. whenever the decision is "fail to reject H0" d. The risk of a Type II error is independent of the decision from a hypothesis test.
*Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 4:01pm*

**Statistics**

Which of the following will increase the power of a statistical test? a. Change ƒÑ from .05 to .01. b. Change from a one-tailed test to a two-tailed test. c. Change the sample size from n = 100 to n = 25. d. None of the other options will increase power.
*Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 4:01pm*

**statistics **

Solve the problem. Round to the nearest tenth unless indicated otherwise. The amount of rainfall in January in a certain city is normally distributed with a mean of 4.3 inches and a standard deviation of 0.3 inches. Find the value of the quartile .
*Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 5:44pm*

**probability & statistics**

Find the slope and the y-intercept for the line that passes through (-9,5) (11,12)
*Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 4:33pm*

**Statistics**

A national opinion poll found that 44% of all American adults agree that parents should be given vouchers good for education at any public or private school of their choice. Suppose that in fact the population proportion who feel this way is p=0.44. A) Many opinion polls have ...
*Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 7:24pm*

**statistics 3.**

A student union wants to obtain a 90% confidence interval for the proportion of “full time” students who hold a part-time job for 20 hours or more per week. For this purpose, they want to interview a sample of full-time students. They want a margin of error to be at ...
*Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:23pm*

**statistics 4.**

The manufacturer of Porshe 918 Spyder car claims that their car can go from 0 mph to 60 mph speed in less than 2.5 seconds. To test this claim, a sample of 40 new cars of this type were driven and their average 0-60 mph time was 2.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 0.5 ...
*Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 5:23pm*

**statistics 3.**

A student union wants to obtain a 90% confidence interval for the proportion of “full time” students who hold a part-time job for 20 hours or more per week. For this purpose, they want to interview a sample of full-time students. They want a margin of error to be at ...
*Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 2:20pm*

**statistics 4.**

The manufacturer of Porshe 918 Spyder car claims that their car can go from 0 mph to 60 mph speed in less than 2.5 seconds. To test this claim, a sample of 40 new cars of this type were driven and their average 0-60 mph time was 2.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 0.5 ...
*Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 2:19pm*

**statistics**

Use a 1.15 level of significance to test a claim that a true proportion is less than 47% when n=250 and x-112
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:07pm*

**statistics-PLEASE HELP quick**

A family has four children and we assume that births occur with equal frequency for both sexes. Construct a sample space for all possible family arrangements allowing for order of birth to count. a) How many different arrangements are possible? b)find P (three are boys)= c)...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 11:05pm*

**statistics**

4. Are women getting taller? In one state, the average height of a woman aged 20 years or older is 63.7 inches in 1990. A random sample of 100 women is taken to test if women’s mean height today is different from 1990. The mean height of the 100 surveyed women is 63.9 ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 10:13pm*

**Statistics 4**

The manufacturer of Porshe 918 Spyder car claims that their car can go from 0 mph to 60 mph speed in less than 2.5 seconds. To test this claim, a sample of 40 new cars of this type were driven and their average 0-60 mph time was 2.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 0.5 ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:42pm*

**statistics**

The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 135 and a variance of 16. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 126.2 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:39pm*

**Statistics 3**

A student union wants to obtain a 90% confidence interval for the proportion of “full time” students who hold a part-time job for 20 hours or more per week. For this purpose, they want to interview a sample of full-time students. They want a margin of error to be at ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:38pm*

**statistics**

I have done an entire project based on football scores from a certain team over the last 3 years and I'm not sure what information I can get from my answers. Ive done a frequency distribution table, Ogive, Histogram,cumulative frequency table, frequency polygon, etc. and I...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:54pm*

**statistics-PLEASE HELP quick**

I understand most of the formulas however Im not sure what the answers tell me. I did a frequency distribution table for all points scored by a football team over 4 years, but I don't understand what my answers mean and I don't want to look stupid in front of my class...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 7:47pm*

**statistics in psychology**

12. Four research participants take a test of manual dexterity (high scores mean better dexterity) and an anxiety test (high scores mean more anxiety). The scores are as follows. Person Dexterity Anxiety 1 1 10 2 1 8 3 2 4 4 4 –2 (a) Scatter Graph: Scatter and Regression
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 3:40pm*

**Statistics 2**

The body temperature of healthy human beings can be assumed to have a normal distribution with mean and standard deviation . Body temperature measurements taken from a sample of 130 healthy individuals shows the sample mean temperature to be 98.249O F and ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 1:21pm*

**Statistics **

A manufacturing facility produces iron rods whose mean diameter is 2.5 inches with a standard deviation of 0.2 inch. If a sample of 50 metal rods produced by the facility were randomly selected, what is the probability that the mean of these rods will lie between 2.4 inches ...
*Monday, December 16, 2013 at 12:53pm*

**Statistics**

True or False: For ANOVA you will reject the null hypothesis is the variability within a sample is greater than the variability among samples?
*Sunday, December 15, 2013 at 6:02pm*

**statistics**

3. Assuming α = 0.05 and that the population is normally distributed, is there enough evidence to support a claim that the mean amount of servings teenage females drink is less than or equal to 1.5 servings per day?
*Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 7:57pm*

**Statistics**

In a game you roll two fair dice. If the sum of the two numbers obtained is 3,4,9,10 or 11 you win $20. If the sum is 5,6,7 or 8 you pay $20. However if the scores on the dice are the same no one is required to pay. (a) Construct a probability distribution table for the event...
*Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 4:30pm*

**statistics**

9. Explain the transformation needed to convert the following data to a linear data set. {(1, 0.98), (2, 1.39), (3, 1.71), (4, 1.98), (5, 2.22), (6, 2.43)} (6 points)
*Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7:15pm*

**Statistics**

For a population with a mean of µ=60 and standard deviation of Ợ=24, find the z=score corresponding to each of the following samples a. M=63 for sample of n=16 scores b. M=63 for sample of n=36 scores c. M=63 for sample of n=64 scores
*Friday, December 13, 2013 at 7:12pm*

**statistics**

what is the variance of 18, 16, 12, 2, 11
*Friday, December 13, 2013 at 6:12pm*

**Statistics**

Scores on a certain exam are normally distributed with a mean of 78 and a variance of 25. What is the score obtained by the top 5% of the students? I do not understand the 5% part. What does the tail look like on the bell-shaped graph?
*Friday, December 13, 2013 at 4:03am*

**Statistics**

True or False The mean for a sample of n = 4 scores has a standard error of 5 points. This sample was selected from a population with a standard deviation of ƒã = 20.
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:19pm*

**Statistics**

True or False As sample size increases, the value of the standard error also increases.
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 10:18pm*

**mah statistics**

the following table gives the number of camcorders sold on a given day in an electronics store X: 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5, P(x) 0.5, .12, .23, .3, .16, .1, .04 find the mean, variance, and standard deviation of the daily sales of camcorders in the store.
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 6:52pm*

**Statistics**

How is the rejection region defined and how is that related to the z-score and the p value? When do you reject or fail to reject the null hypothesis? Why do you think statisticians are asked to complete hypothesis testing? Can you think of examples in courts, in medicine, or ...
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 12:16am*

**Statistics**

Can someone help me do this problem? A group of environmentalist are trying to estimate the population of the state rid in clear view park. They capture a sample of 500 birds in early spring and tag them. in august they capture 215 birds, of which 20 are tagged. a) use the ...
*Thursday, December 12, 2013 at 12:12am*

**Statistics**

True or False According to the central limit theorem, the expected value for a sample mean becomes smaller, approaching zero, as the sample size approaches infinity.
*Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 9:39pm*

**Statistics**

True or False In order for the distribution of sample means to be normal, it must be based on samples of at least n = 30 scores.
*Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 9:39pm*

**Statistics**

Multiple choice question that's hard to figure out and understand.(information provided) Ten members of a fraternity take a statistics course. Here are their scores on the first exam in the course: 61,74,47,60,62,63,65,79,55,85. The question states: In all, 135 students ...
*Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at 11:52am*

**statistics**

Ten members of a fraternity take a statistics course. Here are their scores on the first exam in the course. 61,74,47,60,62,63,65,79,55,85. In all 135 students took the exam. The third quartile for all 135 scores was 69. How many students had scores higher than 69?
*Monday, December 9, 2013 at 9:17pm*

**STATISTICS**

Program evaluation differs from policy analysis with respect to _____. a. the time dimension within the policy process b. the cost c. the time d. the role of the stakeholder
*Monday, December 9, 2013 at 9:00pm*

**Statistics**

True or False If a sample of at least 30 scores is randomly selected from a normal population, the sample mean will be equal to the population mean.
*Monday, December 9, 2013 at 7:48pm*

**Statistics**

A sample of n = 9 scores is obtained from a population with ƒÝ = 70 and ƒã = 18. If the sample mean is M = 76, then what is the z-score for the sample mean? a. z = 0.33 b. z = 0.50 c. z = 1.00 d. z = 3.00
*Monday, December 9, 2013 at 7:32pm*

**STATISTICS HELP**

A student wishes to test the accuracy of the measuring jug she is using in an experiment. The label on the jug claims that it measures volume to an accuracy of plus or minus 5 cm3. The density of water is about 0.999 g cm−3, which means that 100 cm3 of water should have ...
*Monday, December 9, 2013 at 8:17am*

**Statistics**

Suppose that you visit Shire, and find that 28% of Hobbits believe in the existence of Elves, 16% believe in the existence of Ents, and 9% believe in the existence of both Elves and Ents. You come across a Hobbit: i) What is the probability that he will believe in Ents given ...
*Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 10:54pm*

**Psychological Statistics**

Post a behavioral research situation that could use a Pearson coefficient research study and a chi square research study. Present the rationale for each selection. Be very specific in your presentation.
*Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 4:33pm*

**Statistics**

The probability of Joe is at work is 49%. The probability Joe is at home is 25%. What is the probability Jow is neither at Work nor at home? A) 39% B)74% C)52% D)26% I get the answer at about 38%,but doesn't round to 39%, can anyone help, I'm stuck.
*Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 4:02pm*

**Statistics**

How would you find the z-score for the following X=86 and the n=17.
*Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 1:28pm*

**Business Math and Statistics**

You deposit $1,000 for 4 years at an interest rate of 2.0%. If the interest is compounded annually, how much money do you have after 4 years?
*Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 1:33am*

**Statistics**

Find the Standard Deviation for this distribution of scores. Then find the z score for X=86. N=17 98, 92, 86, 84 , 76, 74 , 72 , 72, 72 , 70, 70, 66, 60 ,54, 32,30
*Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 9:02pm*

**STATISTICS**

Two-thirds of papaya plants availabe are hermaphrodite and are self-pollinating. One-third of plants are female and need to be paired withh an hermaphrodite plant in order to be pollinated. Unless the plants are pollinated, they will not bear fruit. If you select three papaya ...
*Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 6:06pm*

**Healthcare Statistic**

Given the following null hypothesis, give an example of a Type II error. H0: There is no difference in the level of understanding of this chapter between students who have previously taken a statistics course and students who have not previously taken a statistics course.
*Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 5:50pm*

**Statistics**

Two-thirds of papaya plants availabe are hermaphrodite and are self-pollinating. One-third of plants are female and need to be paired withh an hermaphrodite plant in order to be pollinated. Unless the plants are pollinated, they will not bear fruit. If you select three papaya ...
*Saturday, December 7, 2013 at 4:21pm*

**Easy Statistics**

The probability Joe is at work is 49%,. The probability Joe is at home is 25%. What is the probability Joe is neither at work nor at home? a) 39% b)74% c)52% d) 26% *I personally think it is a or c. I am just needing some help thanks!
*Friday, December 6, 2013 at 9:22pm*

**statistics**

Nine students took the SAT. Their scores are listed below. Later on, they read a book on test preparation and retook the SAT. Their new scores are listed below. Construct a 95% confidence interval for µ d (the true mean difference in scores). Assume that the distribution...
*Friday, December 6, 2013 at 3:39pm*

**statistics**

The espresso project you are heading up will do well with probability 0.80. Given that it does well, you believe that the herbal tea project is likely to do well with probability 0.70.However, if the espresso project does not do well, then the herbal tea project has only a 25...
*Friday, December 6, 2013 at 9:13am*

**Statistics**

Draw a vertical line through a normal distribution for each of the following z-score locations. Determine whether the body is on the right or left side od the line and find the proportion in the body. a. z= 2.20 b. z= 1.60 c. z= -1.50 d. z= -0.70
*Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:47am*

**Statistics**

Draw a vertical line through s normal distribution for each of the following z-score locations. Determine whether the tail is on the right or left side of the line and find the proportion in the tail. a. z=2.00 b. z=0.60 c. z= -1.30 d. z= -0.30
*Friday, December 6, 2013 at 12:43am*

**Statistics**

A normal distribution has a mean of ƒÝ = 100 with ƒã = 20. If one score is randomly selected from this distribution, what is the probability that the score will have a value between X = 90 and X = 110? a. 0.6915 b. 0.3085 c. 0.1915 d. 0.3830
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 8:16pm*

**Statistics**

Given the following information, determine the 68.3 percent, 95.5 percent, and 99.7 percent confidence intervals. overbar above X equals 4.33 comma SE sub m equals 3 I've looked at the table as recommended. I just do not understand this at all. I'm really lost on this ...
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 11:54am*

**Statistics**

True or False For any normal distribution, the proportion in the tail beyond z = 2.00 is p = 0.0228.
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 7:01am*

**Statistics**

True or False A jar contains 15 red marbles and 75 blue marbles. If you randomly select a marble from this jar, the probability of obtaining a red marble is p = 15/90.
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 7:00am*

**Statistics**

True or False One requirement of a random sample is that every individual in the population has an equal chance of being selected.
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:59am*

**Statistics**

True or False The value for a probability can never be less than zero, unless you have made a computational error.
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:56am*

**Statistics**

True or False All probabilities can be expressed as decimal values ranging from 0 to 1.00.
*Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 6:54am*

**AP Statistics**

A standard deck of cards consisting of 52 cards, 13 in each of 4 different suits, is shuffled, and 4 cards are drawn without replacement. What is the probability that all four cards are of a different suit?
*Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 8:24pm*

**statistics**

I have just a couple questions I have trouble understanding... can someone please help me? The data below indicate the rankings of a set of employees according to class theory and on-the-job practice evaluations: Theory 1 7 2 10 4 8 5 3 6 9 Practice 2 8 1 7 3 9 6 5 4 10 What ...
*Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 2:22pm*

**Statistics**

Your program plans to acquire a total of 600 end items costing $535 million over a five-year period. The first production contract is to be awarded in FY04. The number of items to be procured (not delivered) each year and their estimated cost (in then-year dollars) is shown ...
*Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 10:03pm*

**statistics**

The average for the statistics exam was 72 and the standard deviation was 4. Kelsey was told by the instructor that she scored 1.85 standard deviations below the mean.
*Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:23am*

**statistics**

The HIM department at community hospital will experience a 15 percent increase in the number of discharges coded per day as a result of opening a cardic clinic in the facility. The 15 percent increase is projected to be 100 additional records per day. The standard time to code...
*Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 4:05am*

**Statistics**

community physicians clinic is a large clinic with 85 physicians. they treat about 8,600 patients each week. coders are expected to code 100 clinic records each day. how many Full Time Employees are needed to code these records? ( assume a five day work week)
*Monday, December 2, 2013 at 7:41am*

**STATISTICS **

To calculate the mean for grouped data, which of the following steps must be completed? a. multiply the number of subjects within each category by the value of that category b. divide the results of the multiplication c. multiply by the number of subjects d. multiply each ...
*Monday, December 2, 2013 at 5:32am*

**Statistics**

smith is a weld inspector at a shipyard. he knows from keeping track of good and substandard welds that for the afternoon shift 5% of all welds done will be substandard. If Smith checks 300 of the 7500 welds completed that shift, would it be unusual for Smith to find 30 or ...
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 10:21pm*

**Statistics**

1. The Chi-square distribution, used in the Chi-square test of independence, varies in shape by degrees of freedom. What does the Chi-square distribution look like for 4 degrees of freedom. A) Unimodal and symmetric. B) Bimodal and symmetric. C) Unimodal and skewed to the left...
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:14pm*

**Statistics **

Explaining confidence. A student reads that a 95% confidence interval for the mean ideal weight given by adult American women is 140 ± 1.4 pounds. Asked to explain the meaning of this interval, the student says, “95% of all adult American women would say that ...
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 8:09pm*

**Statistics**

Suppose 5 cards are drawn, without replacement, from a standard bridge deck of 52 cards. Find the probability of drawing 4 clubs and 1 non- club.
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 4:26pm*

**Statistics 2**

To calculate the mean for grouped data, which of the following steps must be completed? a. multiply the number of subjects within each category by the value of that category b. divide the results of the multiplication c. multiply by the number of subjects d. multiply each ...
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 2:05pm*

**Statistics 1**

Professor White asked his students to put the number of hours each studied for the final exam on a piece of paper and turn that paper in with the exam. The pieces of paper indicate that students studied 10, 3, 4, 25, 1, 4, 4, 12, 6, 8, and 10 hours. What is the mean number of ...
*Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 2:03pm*

**elementary statistics**

A statistics professor is used to having a variance in his class grades of no more than 100. He feels that his current group of students is different, and so he examines a random sample of midterm grades (listed below). At 0.05 alpha level can it be conculded that the variance...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 10:30pm*

**Statistics**

Of the parts produced by a particular machine, 1.5% are defective. If a random sample of 11 parts produced by this machine contains 2 or more defective parts, the machine is shut down for repairs. Find the probability that the machine will be shut down for repairs based on ...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 9:55pm*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 8:06pm*

**elementary statistics**

A statistics professor is used to having a variance in his class grades of no more than 100. He feels that his current group of students is different, and so he examines a random sample of midterm grades (listed below). At 0.05 alpha level can it be conculded that the variance...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 7:44pm*

**statistics**

Ala rge fleet of cars is maintained with an average of 26 mpg. 50 recent trips displayed a mean of 25.02 mpg and standard deviation of 4.1 mpg. At the 5% level of significance, is their evidence the company has failed to keep their fuel goals? I did the math and got .03380315...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 12:27pm*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 1:50am*

**Statistics**

I have two coins: a quarter and a nickel. The quarter has a bias of 1/4 for heads, and the nickel has a bias of 2/3 for heads. I flip each coin 10 times. What is the probability that I observe exactly five heads total? Some explanation of the solution would be appreciated.
*Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:04pm*

**Statistics**

Hello, my problem is I have a random sample of only 15 sales average is $115 with a known population standard deviation of $25.00. Obtain a 92% confidence interval and explain what your answer means. I am not sure what to do because the sample size is only 15. Thanks for your ...
*Friday, November 29, 2013 at 8:00pm*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:30pm*

**statistics**

In a distribution of sentence lengths in months like the following: 6, 12, 10, 18, 24, 360; which statistic would a researcher not want to report? a. standard deviation b. mean c. range d. raw numbers
*Friday, November 29, 2013 at 8:13am*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:13pm*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:34pm*

**Statistics**

A statistics professor plans her classes so carefully that the lengths of her class are uniformly distributed between 46.0 and 56.0 minutes. Find the probablity that given class period runs less than 51.75 minutes
*Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 3:47am*

**Statistics**

A clinical trial tests a method designed to increase the probability of conceiving a girl. In the study, 449 babies were born, and 250 of them were girls. Use the sample data with .01 significance level to test the claim that with this method, the probability of a baby being a...
*Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 6:03pm*

**statistics**

A particular country has 55 total states. If the areas of 30 states are added and the sum is divided by 30, the result is 196,582 square kilometers. Determine whether this result is a statistic or a parameter and why.
*Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at 1:02pm*

**statistics**

With n=13 and p= 0.7, find the binomial probability p(9) by using a binomial probability table. If np> and nq> 5, also estimate the indicated probability by using the normal distribution as an approximation to the binomial, if np<5 or nq<5 then state that the ...
*Monday, November 25, 2013 at 9:36pm*

**Statistics**

An industrial psychologist has a stress test that is used to determine the amount of stress that managers are under. A value of 80 or higher indicates “high stress.” The industrial psychologist believes that the managers at a large, profitable pharmaceutical firm are...
*Monday, November 25, 2013 at 5:22pm*

**statistics**

In a study of caffeine and stress, college students indicate how many cups of coffee they drink per day and their stress level on a scale of 1-10. The data appear below. Number of Cups of Coffee Stress Level 3 5 2 3 4 3 6 9 5 4 1 2 7 10 3 5 = 3.88 X= 5.13 s = 2.03 s = 2.90 ...
*Monday, November 25, 2013 at 3:36pm*

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