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**Recent Homework Questions About Statistics**

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**Statistics, epidemio**

Im a medical student and i need to evaluate the Association between depression to cardiovascular disease. 1. what Type of Research Studies makes sense to do? 2.Design (Study period, epidemiological approach...) 2. Who are the participants in study and how will be selected? (...
*Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at 5:16am*

**statistics**

2. Betty, an employee of Shining Sun Daycare Center, read an article in Healthy Child Magazine saying that the average 3-year-old child is 37 in. tall. Betty works with 3-year-olds at Shining Sun, so later that week, she measured the height of each child who had just turned or...
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 11:25pm*

**statistics**

Assume that a test is given to a large number of people but we do not yet know their scores or the shape of the score distribution. Can we be sure that the sampling distribution of the mean for this test will be normally distributed? Why or why not?
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 11:00pm*

**statistics**

Ina study designed to test the effectiveness magnets for treating back pain, 35 patients were given a treatment with magnets and also a sham treatment without magnets. Pain was measured using a scale from 0(no pain) to 100(extreme pain) after the given magnet treatments, the ...
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 9:48pm*

**statistics**

Age at onset of dementia was determined for a sample of adults between the ages of 60 and 75. For 15 subjects, the results were ÓX = 1008, and Ó(X-M)2 = 140.4. Use this information to answer the following:
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 9:18pm*

**Statistics**

Assume that a test is given to a large number of people but we do not yet know their scores or the shape of the score distribution. Can we be sure that the sampling distribution of the mean for this test will be normally distributed? Why or why not?
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 8:49pm*

**Statistics**

SAT scores are normally distributed with a mean of 500 and a standard deviation of 100. Using the formula for ÏƒM, what will ÏƒM be when a. the sample size is 25 b. the sample size is 121, and c. the sample size is 400?
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 8:04pm*

**Statistics**

A VP of manufacturing claims that more than 3% of items produced using a certain assembly line are is defective. A random sample of 100 items from the assembly line had 4 defectives. At the 5% level of significance, which of the following would be part of the standardized ...
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 3:16pm*

**Statistics**

A recent Gallup Poll dealt with the proportion of Canadians who favoured the various Prime Ministers. It found that only Pierre Trudeau did quite well, of all Prime Ministers in recent memory, and that the proportion favouring Brian Mulroney is quite low. A newspaper article ...
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 3:15pm*

**Statistics**

A VP of manufacturing claims that more than 3% of items produced using a certain assembly line are is defective. A random sample of 100 items from the assembly line had 4 defectives. At the 5% level of significance, which of the following would be part of the standardized ...
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 3:14pm*

**statistics**

The eruption height and the time interval after eruption of a geyser were measured and shown below. Height(x) 115 120 120 130 140 110 140 100 Interval after(y) 59 64 68 71 75 56 73 54
*Monday, November 18, 2013 at 8:35am*

**statistics**

Consider an upper-tail test of hypothesis for the difference in two population means. The sample data from the first population is: n = 50, x-bar = 110, s = 10. The sample data from the second population is: n = 75, x-bar = unknown, s = 11. We conclude the alternative ...
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 11:01pm*

**statistics**

A random sample of 100 students from a high school was selected. If a 98% confidence interval estimate for the mean age of students is calculated to be 14.2511 to 14.9489, then the standard deviation of the sample mean is?
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 10:54pm*

**statistics**

A management consultant has analysed a random sample of 40 large firms in order to investigate the mean annual salary of sales managers. She has constructed the following 90% confidence interval for the population mean annual salary: $45,382 to $48,618. In testing the ...
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 10:53pm*

**Statistics**

Of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. "58 percent of the people in NYC do not have type O+ blood" Is the statement descriptive statistics or inferential statistics?
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 5:08pm*

**statistics**

How large a sample would be needed to form a 90% confidence interval for the mean nicotine content of a brand of cigarettes if the nicotine content has a normal distribution with sigma equal to 8.5 mg and the width of the interval (the length of the confidence interval) equal ...
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 12:56pm*

**Statistics**

A credit manager has chosen a sample of size 2,164 to estimate the mean balance of credit accounts to within $0.50. A pilot study of 50 accounts had a mean of $1,219 and a variance of 100. The level of confidence of the interval is: 90% ? 95% ? 98% ? 99% ?
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 12:25pm*

**statistics**

Randomly selected students participated in an experiment to test their ability to determine when one minute(or sixty seconds) has passed. Forty students yielded a sample mean of 61.8 seconds. Assuming that o= 11.7 seconds, Construct and interpret a 99% confidence interval ...
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 12:19pm*

**statistics**

A fertilizer mixing machine is set to give 4 kg of nitrate for every quintal bag of fertilizers. Five 100 kg bags are examined. The percentages of nitrate are: 2, 6, 4, 3, 1. is there reason to believe that the machine is defective?
*Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 7:41am*

**Statistics**

On the last three Friday evening, City hospital diagnosed a number of heroin overdoses. There were four on 1/14/20xx, two on 1/21/20xx, and six on 1/28/20xx. a) "City Hospital averaged four herion overdoses in their ER for the last three Firday evenings" Is the ...
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 10:44pm*

**Statistics**

1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O+ blood" Is the statement descriptive statistics or inferential statistics? b) "58 percent of the people in NYC do not have type O+ blood"...
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 10:42pm*

**Statistics**

In the following question, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics and which would be considered inferential statistics. 1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O+ ...
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 8:55pm*

**Statistics**

In the following question, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics and which would be considered inferential statistics. On the last three Friday evening, City hospital diagnosed a number of heroin overdoses. There were four on 1/14/20xx, two on 1/21/...
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 8:53pm*

**Statistics**

A credit manager has chosen a sample of size 2,164 to estimate the mean balance of credit accounts to within $0.50. A pilot study of 50 accounts had a mean of $1,219 and a variance of 100. The level of confidence of the interval is: 90% 95% 98% 99%
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 7:11pm*

**Statistics**

The mean length of the first 20 space shuttle flights was about 7 days with a standard deviation of about 2 days. Using Chebychev's theorem, at least how many of the flights lasted between 3 and 11 days.
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 1:26pm*

**Statistics**

The following table shows a frequency distribution of patients with colon cancer treated at Community Hospital. Compute the proportion of patients in each category. Community Hospital Ages of Patients with Colon Cancer Annual Statistics, 20XX Age No. of Patients Proportion &#...
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 10:37am*

**stastics**

Assume that a random sample is used to estimate a population proportion p. Find the margin of error E corresponds to the given statistics and confidence level. 90% confidence, the sample size is 1457, of which 30% are successes.
*Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 3:03am*

**Statistics**

A survey was conducted to determine if there is a difference in gasoline mileage for two types of trucks, truck A and truck B. A random sample was taken for each model of truck, and the mean gasoline mileage, in miles per gallon, was calculated. Identify the appropriate ...
*Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7:32pm*

**Statistics**

To do inferential procedures comparing two proportions, we need another variance formula (our ruler). This formula is based on what principle? A) The variance of the difference of two statistics is the difference of the variances of each statistic. B) The variance of the ...
*Friday, November 15, 2013 at 7:30pm*

**statistics**

Use the given information to find the minimum sample size required to estimate an unknown population mean u. How many adults must be randomly selected to estimate the mean FICO (credit rating)score of working adults in a country? We want 95% confidence that the sample mean is ...
*Friday, November 15, 2013 at 4:48pm*

**statistics**

an airline has a policy of booking as many as 24 person on an airplane that can seat only 23 (past studies have revealed that only 94 % of booked passengers actually arrive for the flight) find the probability that if the airline booked 24 persons, not enough seats will be ...
*Friday, November 15, 2013 at 11:14am*

**Statistics**

In the following two questions, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics and which would be considered inferential statistics. 1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O...
*Friday, November 15, 2013 at 9:45am*

**Statistics**

How do the 3rd grade boys’ weight in Principal Ben’s school compare to the national average (mean weight = 90, sd =15)? Provide the IV, DV, and best method of analysis.
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11:20pm*

**statistics**

Find the mean, the median, and the mode for the following data. 21 21 22 22 22 26 34 Mean 335.1 rounded to 335, median 22, mode is 22
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11:00pm*

**statistics**

I have to find mean, median and mode did I do this right? 21,21,22,22,22,26,34
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:57pm*

**statistics**

A teacher finds that the test scores of a group of 40 students have a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 10. If Anne has a test score of 88, what is Anne’s z-score?
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 10:32pm*

**statistics**

Calculate and interpret a 95% confidence interval for the mean bp in the pop of ALL anabolic-steroid using athletes: random sample of 9 athletes resulting in a sd of 207.8, and 109 respectively. When random sample is less than 30, don't I find a t score?
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 8:43pm*

**statistics**

David wants to rent an unfurnished apartment for next semester. He took a random sample of 9 apartments adversised in the local Halifax paper, and recorded the rental rates. The rents (in $ per month) were: 500 650 600 505 450 550 515 495 640 a) Find a 90% confidence interval ...
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 5:59pm*

**Statistics**

Which of the following graphs would be best to use to display the number of discharges by medical service for the past year? Line or bar graph?
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 12:28pm*

**Statistics**

In the following two questions, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics and which would be considered inferential statistics. 1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O...
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 12:12pm*

**Statistics**

In the following two questions, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics. 1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O+ blood" Is the statement descriptive statistics...
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 12:11pm*

**statistics**

In the following problem, check that it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial. Then use the normal distribution to estimate the requested probabilities. More than a decade ago, high levels of lead in the blood put 89% of children at risk. A concerted ...
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 12:45am*

**Math Statistics**

A company sells cans of chicken soup that that are advertised to contain 20 oz. However due to variations in the manufacturing process, the volume of soup in the cans is, in fact, Normally distributed with a mean of 20.1 oz and a standard deviation of 0.4 oz. • What is ...
*Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 12:13am*

**Statistics Question 3**

A company sells cans of chicken soup that that are advertised to contain 20 oz. However due to variations in the manufacturing process, the volume of soup in the cans is, in fact, Normally distributed with a mean of 20.1 oz and a standard deviation of 0.4 oz. • What is ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:16pm*

**statistics Question 2**

Suppose a person buys 100 shares of stock at in a company at the cost price of $10 per share. He plans to sell at the end of the next month at whatever is the price at that time. The projected price of the stock at the end of next month and the corresponding probability of ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:15pm*

**Statistics Question 1**

According to the American Heart Association, one in every four deaths in the U.S. is due to heart disease. Suppose 25 people will die in the U.S. in the next 5 minutes. • What is the chance that exactly 5 of the deaths will be due to heart disease? • What is the ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:13pm*

**Statistics**

Suppose a person buys 100 shares of stock at in a company at the cost price of $10 per share. He plans to sell at the end of the next month at whatever is the price at that time. The projected price of the stock at the end of next month and the corresponding probability of ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:09pm*

**statistics**

According to the American Heart Association, one in every four deaths in the U.S. is due to heart disease. Suppose 25 people will die in the U.S. in the next 5 minutes. • What is the chance that exactly 5 of the deaths will be due to heart disease? • What is the ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:07pm*

**Statistics**

Suppose a random variable X has a uniform distribution over the interval [-10,10]. • Find the probability that X lies between -2 and 6? • Find the probability that X2 lies between 9 and 64? (Note X2 is the square of X.)
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 7:05pm*

**statistics**

Please help- A random sample of n=500 households where 150 have combined cable,phone, and internet service. Firrst, calculate p-hat, the sample proportion of households having such service. Then use a confidence level for pi, the proportion of all households in this area that ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 6:51pm*

**Statistics**

A random sample of 50 students chosen from an elementary school with 400 students was found to have a mean allowance of $26 per week with a standard deviation of $8. Obtain a 98% confidence interval for the total amount of allowance money given to students in this school per ...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 4:32pm*

**Stats**

A company with two plants producing the same product, but with two slightly different manufacturing processes, conducted a sample study at each of the two plants with the following results: The sample statistics from the first group are: n = 40, x-bar = 18, s = 4.2. The sample...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 3:32pm*

**statistics**

standard deviation 1.2. Random selection of 70 found a mean of 5.2. I have to find a 87% confidence level given this info?
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:19am*

**statistics**

skating speeds are normally distributed with a mean of 60 and a standard deviation of 10. Determine the speed that separates the top 6% from the rest.
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:08am*

**statistics**

average commuting distance 10.9 miles which is also the mean of a sample of 300 commuters. Sample sd is 6.2 miles . Estimate the true mean using 99% confidence please.
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 10:05am*

**Math Statistics**

An amusement park, Dino World, considering adding some new attractions, conducted a study over several typical days and found that, of 10,000 families entering the park, 1020 brought just one child (defined as younger than age 12), 3370 brought two children, 3510 brought three...
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 9:07am*

**statistic**

3 statistics professors and 7 chemistry professors are available to be advisors.If each professor has an equal chance of being selected, what is the probability that both professors are cgemistry professors?
*Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8:52am*

**statistics**

The average gasoline price of one of the major oil companies has been $3.20 per gallon. Because of cost reduction measures, it is believed that there has been a significant reduction in the average price. In order to test this belief, we randomly selected a sample of 36 of the...
*Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:44pm*

**Statistics**

You are given the following information obtained from a random sample of 6 observations. Assume the population has a normal distribution. 13 14 17 14 17 15 a. What is the point estimate of µ? b. Construct an 80% confidence interval for µ. c. Construct a 98% ...
*Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:44pm*

**Statistics**

The monthly incomes from a random sample of workers in a factory are shown below. Monthly Income (In $1,000) 4.0 5.0 7.0 4.0 6.0 6.0 7.0 9.0 a. Compute the standard error of the mean (in dollars). b. Compute the margin of error (in dollars) at 95% confidence. c. Compute a 95% ...
*Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 2:33pm*

**Statistics**

The table below shows the LOS for a sample of 11 discharged patients. Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 7:37pm*

**Statistics**

A state survey investigates whether the proportion of 8% for employees who commute by car to work is higher than it was five years ago. A test on employee commuting by car was done on a random sample size of 1000 and found 100 commuters by car. Test an appropriate hypothesis ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 6:12pm*

**Statistics**

An opinion poll asks a random sample of 100 college seniors how they view their job prospects. In all, 53 say "Good." The 95% confidence interval has a margin of error of 9.9%. The sample used actually included 130 college seniors but 30 of the seniors refused to ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 3:51pm*

**Statistics**

The U.S. Department of Labor and Statistics released the current unemployment rate of 5.3% for the month in the U.S. and claims the unemployment has not changed in the last two months. However, the states statistics reveal that there is a decrease in the U.S. unemployment rate...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:52pm*

**Statistics**

To plan the budget for next year a college needs to estimate what impact current economic downturn might have on student requests for financial aid. Historically, this college has provided aid to 35% of its students. Officials look at a random sample of this year’s ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 2:50pm*

**Statistics**

1. A Type II error occurs when you reject the null hypothesis when the null hypothesis is true. A) True (this one?) B) False 2. A Type II error occurs when you fail to reject the null when the null hypothesis is false. A) True (this one?) B) False
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 12:09pm*

**Statistics**

We conducted a hypothesis test for a population parameter at alpha = 0.05 and we failed to rejected Ho. If we decided to use alpha = 0.10, how would our conclusion change? A) At alpha = 0.10, we would still fail to reject HO. B) At alpha = 0.10, we would reject HO. C) It is ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:51am*

**Statistics**

We conducted a hypothesis test for a population parameter at alpha = 0.01 and we failed to rejected Ho. If we decided to use alpha = 0.05, how would our conclusion change? A) At alpha = 0.05, we would still fail to reject HO. B) At alpha = 0.05, we would reject HO. C) It is ...
*Monday, November 11, 2013 at 9:50am*

**Statistics**

Hoping to lure more shoppers downtown, a city builds a new parking garage in the central business district. The city hopes that the parking revenues will pay for the garage. During a recent two month period (44 days), the city statistician calculated the 95% confidence ...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 6:32pm*

**Statistics**

Hoping to lure more shoppers downtown, a city builds a new parking garage in the central business district. The city hopes that the parking revenues will pay for the garage. During a recent two month period (44 days), the city statistician calculated the 95% confidence ...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 6:31pm*

**Statistics**

According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:07pm*

**Statistics**

According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:06pm*

**Statistics**

According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 3:05pm*

**statistics**

using the following information, determine if the differences between the means are significant medical terminolgy class. Group A = number of word elements remembered by students using flash cards, group B= number of word elements remembered by students not using flash cards. ...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 11:08pm*

**statistics**

based on the results below, how would you decribe the relationship between heart attack patients being treated with aspirin and whether or not they live? males who lived and treated with aspirin = 15, males who did not live, and treated with aspirin = 2, and males who lived ...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 10:57pm*

**statistics**

Assume that human body temperature are normally distributed with a mean 98.21 F and a standard deviation of 0.61F a)A hospital uses 100.6 as the lowest temperature considered to be a fever. What percentage of normal and healthy persons would be considered to have a fever. Does...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:57pm*

**statistics**

given the following information, determine the 68.3 percent, 95.5 percent, and 99.7 percent confidence intervals. Mean = 4.33, standard error of the mean =3
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:48pm*

**Statistics **

Use the following dates to compute the ALOS and median LOS and range. The discharge date is July 2nd (non-leap year). Round the ALOS to one decimal place. Admission Date LOS 1-2 January = 29; February = 28; March = 31; April = 30; May = 31; June = 30; July = 2; Total = 181 1-...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 5:40pm*

**Statistics **

The table below shows the LOS for a sample of 11 discharged patients. Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 2:14pm*

**Statistics**

30 randomly selected cans of Coke are measured for the amount of cola in ounces. The sample values have a mean of 12.18 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.118 ounces. The 99% confidence interval is ( ounces, ounces). Round each result to two decimal places.
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:56am*

**Statistics**

30 randomly selected cans of Coke are measured for the amount of cola in ounces. The sample values have a mean of 12.18 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.118 ounces. Test the claim that cans of coke have a mean amount of cola greater than 12 ounces. What is the p-value? A) ...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:55am*

**Statistics**

According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:10am*

**Statistics**

According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 9:08am*

**statistics**

Find the indicated critical value. z 0.04 Round to two decimal places as needed. My answer is 1.75 what do guys think.
*Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 7:27am*

**statistics**

Find the indicated z score. The graph depicts the standard distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation 1. 0.945 My answer is 1.6901 but I am not sure if it is correct.
*Friday, November 8, 2013 at 8:52pm*

**Statistics**

A researcher performs a hypothesis test to test the claim that among girls aged 9-10, the mean score on a particular aptitude test differs from 72, which is the mean score for boys of the same age. Data were collected from a random sample of 43 girls aged 9-10 years and the 95...
*Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:21pm*

**Statistics**

A local eat-in pizza restaurant wants to investigate the possibility of starting to deliver pizzas. The owner of the store has determined that home delivery will be successful if the average time spent on the deliveries does not exceed 30 minutes. The owner has randomly ...
*Friday, November 8, 2013 at 7:19pm*

**Statistics**

In creating a frequency distribution table, which of the following statement is not a basic rule to follow? a) Choose classes that cover the smallest and largest values. b) Make certain that each item can go into only one class. c) As a general rule, use between 10 and 15 ...
*Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:12am*

**Statistics**

When creating histograms, which is true statement? a) Form classes of equal width b) Alwyas form frequency groups that do not overlap c) Establish between five and 15 frequency groups d) All of the above.
*Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:09am*

**Statistics**

I already found part A just need help with B! The computer-science aptitude score, x, and the achievement score, y (measured by a comprehensive final), were measured for 10 students in a beginning computer-science course. The results were as follows. (Give your answers correct...
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:06pm*

**statistics**

Assume that women's heights are normally distributed with a mean given by u=64.6 in and a standard deviation given by 0=2.8in. a) If 1 woman is randomly selected, find the probability that her height is less than 65in. b) If 49 women are randomly selected, find the ...
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 9:03pm*

**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 to 10. The date follow: Number of Cups of Coffee 3,2,4,6,5,1,7,3 Stress Level 5,3,3,9,4,2,10,5 Calculate a Pearsons r to determine the...
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 8:47pm*

**statistics**

Assume that adults have IQ score that are normally distributed with a mean of 105 and a standard deviation 20. Find P, which is the IQ score separating the bottom 10% from the top 90%. Round to the nearest hundredth as needed.
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 11:13am*

**Statistics**

You draw nine cards from a standard deck of cards. What is the probability that a. four or more will be red, b. exactly two or three will be red, c. two or fewer will be red, and d. exactly five will be red?.
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 8:30am*

**Statistics**

Using a 0.05 level of significance, test the hypothesis that the probability of the NCAA Division I basketball champion being from the Pac 10 is 20%. Repeat the test for the hypothesis that the probability the champion is UCLA is 20%. What do these results say about testing ...
*Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 2:49am*

**Statistics**

When consumers apply for credit, their credit is rated using the FICO score. A bank manager used a random sample of the credit scores of 18 customers and determined the following 95% confidence interval: (613.6, 708.0) If the sample used 45 customers rather than 18 customers, ...
*Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 7:51pm*

**Statistics**

A scientist in Smallville tested the cholesterol of a random sample of 35 town residents. He constructed the following confidence interval: t-interval for μ: with 99.00% Confidence: 188 < μ(Cholesterol) < 206 What is the margin of error? A) 18 B) 9 C) 1.09 D) ...
*Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 7:49pm*

**Statistics**

In a large collection of real SMS text messages from particular cellphone users, 13.40% of messages are identified as spam. Of all spam messages 17.0% contain both the word "free" and the word "text" ("txt") For example, "Congrats!! You have ...
*Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 5:54pm*

**statistics**

The weight of a can made from a machine is normally distributed with a mean of 25 grams and a standard deviation of 0.4 grams. What percentage of the cans from this machine would not meet the minimum required weight of 24 grams? Round to the nearest hundredth of a percent
*Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 4:49pm*

**Statistics**

1,3,5,3,2,29,3,4,2,1,2 Mean 5 Range 28 Variance 64.8 Standard Deviation 8.0 1.What value is affecting the mean and SD of this distribution? 2.Does the mean adequately represent this disribution? If bot, what would be a better measure of central tendency for this data set?
*Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 11:13am*

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