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July 5, 2015

**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 by angela*

**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 by Mikos*

**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 by Maria*

**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 by Katelyn*

**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 by Katelyn*

**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 by E*

**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 by lynda*

**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 by Anonymous *

**Statistics**

when two variables are correlated it means that one is the cause of the other. true or false?
*Tuesday, November 5, 2013 by Anonymous *

**statistics**

In a region, 90% of the population have brown eyes. If 15 people are randomly selected, find the probability that at least 13 of them have brown eyes. Is it unusual to randomly select 15 people and find that at least 13 of them have brown eyes? Why or why not?
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by angela*

**Statistics**

The p-value is the probability of the observed statistic given the null hypothesis is true. A) True B) False False?
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey (randomly generated phone numbers were used) of ...
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Penny*

**statistics-PLEASE HELP quick**

I have less than 24 hours to find the binomial probability of P(20<x<23)= and P(x>23)= if n=30 p=.23 u=6.9 q=.77 and the standard deviation is 2.3 can someone please show me how to get the outcome they want?
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Amy*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics Help Please**

A bank is testing a new method for getting delinquent customers to pay their past-due credit card bills. The standard way was to send a letter (costing about $0.45) asking the customer to pay. That worked 30% of the time. The bank wants to test a new method that involves ...
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

The business college computing center wants to determine the proportion of business students who have laptop computers. If the proportion exceeds 35%, then the lab will scale back a proposed enlargement of its facilities. Suppose 200 business students were randomly sampled and...
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Francheska*

**statistics**

Tall clubs international is a social organization for tall people. It has a height requirement that men must be at least 74 in. and women must be at least 70 in. tall. If men's heights have a normal mean of 69.0 in and a deviation of 2.8 and women's normal heights have...
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

If P=.23 and n=30 what is the outcome of P(20<x<23)= P(x>23)= please show the whole solution so I can learn how and why the outcome was achieved. Thanks so much.
*Monday, November 4, 2013 by Amy*

**Healthcare Statistics**

In deciding whether to purchase or lease a new dictation system, the HIM supervisor calculates the payback period. The hospital's required payback period is three years. If the equipment costs $ 28,000 and generates $3,500 per year in savings, what would be the payback ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Healthcare Statistics**

the coding section in the HIM department shows its first-quarter budget analysis as having an expected cost of operation of $62,000. However, the actual cost of operation was $76,000. calculate the budget variance.
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Katelyn*

**Statistics Problems**

The bank sets up an experiment to test the effectiveness of the DVD. The mail it out to a random sample of delinquent customers and keep track of how many actually do contact the bank to arrange payments. The bank's statistician calculates a p-value (probability-value) of ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Lisa*

**Statistics**

A skeptical paranormal researcher claims that the proportion of Americans that have seen a UFO is less than 5%. the type of alternative hypothesis is: left-tailed right-tailed or two-tailed Is this right-tailed?
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Katelyn*

**statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use a binomial probabilities table to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success in a given trial. n= 3 , x=1, p= 0.60
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by angela*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adult women by IBR Polls found that 65.9...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Katelyn*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Katelyn*

**Statistics**

your medical terminology instructor listed the following grades for the class out of a 75 point test: 33,34,43,45,45,54,55,59,60,62,64,66,67,68,67,68,68,69,70,70 a.find the 90th percentile b. your score was 59, what is your percentile?
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Ben*

**Statistics**

Dear Lee, Please confirm these answers to this question. your medical terminology instructor listed the following grades for the class out of a 75 point test: 33,34,43,45,45,54,55,59,60,62,64,66,67,68,67,68,68,69,70,70 a.find the 90th percentile b. your score was 59, ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Ben*

**Statistics**

your medical terminology instructor listed the following grades for the class out of a 75 point test:<br /> 33,34,43,45,45,54,55,59,60,62,64,66,67,68,67,68,68,69,70,70<br /> a.find the 90th percentile<br /> b. your score was 59, what is your ...
*Sunday, November 3, 2013 by Ben*

**Probability and Statistics**

Random Variables X and Y follow a joint distribution: f(x,y)=(6-x-y)/8 if 0<x<2, 2<y<4 and 0, else Find P(1<Y<3|X=1) I first got the marginal distribution for x and got (3-x)/4 (Integrated from 2 to 4)and then got the conditional dist and got (5-y)/4 and then...
*Saturday, November 2, 2013 by Katy*

**Statistics **

The bank sets up an experiment to test the effectiveness of the DVD. The mail it out to a random sample of delinquent customers and keep track of how many actually do contact the bank to arrange payments. The bank's statistician calculates a p-value (probability-value) of ...
*Saturday, November 2, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

A bank is testing a new method for getting delinquent customers to pay their past-due credit card bills. The standard way was to send a letter (costing about $0.45) asking the customer to pay. That worked 30% of the time. The bank wants to test a new method that involves ...
*Saturday, November 2, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

Is the p-value to the below question 0.4995? Do you reject or fail to reject the null hypothesis? Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women ...
*Saturday, November 2, 2013 by Motu*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adult women by IBR Polls found that 65.9...
*Saturday, November 2, 2013 by Motu*

**statistics**

Assure that a procedure yields abinomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use abinomial probabilities table to find the probability if x sucesses given the probability of sucess of a given trial. n=6 x=0 p= 0.70
*Friday, November 1, 2013 by angela*

**Probability and Statistics**

Random Variables X and Y follow a joint distribution: f(x,y)=(6-x-y)/8 if 0<x<2, 2<y<4 and 0, else Find P(1<Y<3|X=1) I first got the marginal distribution for x and got (3-x)/4 (Integrated from 2 to 4)and then got the conditional dist and got (5-y)/4 and then...
*Friday, November 1, 2013 by Katy*

**statistics**

Use the following table to answer the questions. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 1 1 3 3 5 5 7 7 9 9 y 3 1 3 1 6 3 6 1 4 4 (a) Find the equation of the line of best fit. y hat = + x (ii) Graph this equation on a scatter diagram. (Do this on paper. Your ...
*Friday, November 1, 2013 by statistics student*

**statistics**

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 to two decimal places.) x 7 6 9 11 11 5 14 8 ...
*Friday, November 1, 2013 by statistics student*

**Statistics**

The coding department of a large physician clinic is interested in purchasing a software program that will edit claims before they are sent out to billing. The license fee for the software costs $34,000 per year. The software is expected to reduce the number of errors on ...
*Thursday, October 31, 2013 by Kitty*

**statistics**

if n=30 and p=.23 what is P(20,x,23)= and P(x.23)= I think I need to find the z scores in order to solve but how do I read the table or do I even need it. UGH! so confusing especially 20 years later.
*Thursday, October 31, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

if n=30 and p=.23 what is P(20,x,23)= and P(x.23)=
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

they gave me n=30 and p=.23 to get the answers for P(20,x,23)= and P(x.23)= Im just having a hard time with all of this
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

Are these using nCr? If not what formula do I use? P(20,x,23)= P(x.23)=
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

The serum cholesterol levels for men in in one age group are normally distributed with mean of 178.1 and standard deviation of 40.8. All units are in mg/100ml. Find two levels that cut off the top 10% and the bottom 10 % from the distribution of x.
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

A survey for brand recognition is done and it is determined that 68% of consumers have heard of Dull Computer Company. If a survey of 800 randomly selected consumers is to be held would it be unusual for 554 of them to recognize Dull Computer Company? Please show the work so I...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**statistics**

there are 35 members in a sports club. If an election is to be held to pick 4 officers; president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary, how many different lists of officers could result?
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**Statistics**

The weights of the fish in a certain lake are normally distributed with a mean of 15lbs. and standard deviation of 6lbs. If a sample of 5 fish are taken from the lake, find the probability their means weights are between 12.6 lbs. and 18.6 lbs.
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Amy*

**Statistics**

A bank is testing a new method for getting delinquent customers to pay their past-due credit card bills. The standard way was to send a letter (costing about $0.45) asking the customer to pay. That worked 30% of the time. The bank wants to test a new method that involves ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

The coding department of a large physician clinic is interested in purchasing a software program that will edit claims before they are sent out to billing. The license fee for the software costs $34,000 per year. The software is expected to reduce the number of errors on ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Mike*

**Statistics p-value**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls found that 65.9% of ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Motu*

**Statistics**

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adult women by IBR Polls found that 65.9...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Motu*

**Statistics/Math**

1. A magazine is considering the launch of an online edition. The magazine plans to go ahead only if it's convinced that more than 25% of the current readers would subscribe. The magazine contacted a simple random sample of 500 current subscribers and determine that 137 of...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Michael*

**Statistics**

The coding department of a large physician clinic is interested in purchasing a software program that will edit claims before they are sent out to billing. The license fee for the software costs $34,000 per year. The software is expected to reduce the number of errors on ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Anonymous *

**Statistics**

HIM department at Community Hospital will experience a 15 percent increase in the number of discharges coded per day as the result of opening a cardiac clinic in the facility. The 15 percent incrase is projected to be 100 additional records per day. The standard time to code ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Anonymous *

**Statistics**

According to internal testing done by the Get-A-Grip tire company, the lifetime of tires sold on new cars is normally distributed with a mean of 23,000 miles, with a standard deviation of 2500 miles. If the claim by Get-A-Grip is true, what is the mean of the sampling ...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Brianna*

**Statistics**

Consider the following ANOVA experiments. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) (a) Determine the critical region and critical value that are used in the classical approach for testing the null hypothesis Ho: ì1 = ì2 = ì3 = ì4, with n...
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Mike*

**Statistics**

Consider the following table for a single-factor ANOVA. Level of Factor Replicates 1 2 3 1 1 2 5 2 2 4 7 3 2 4 7 (a) Find x1,2. (b) Find x2,1. (c) Find C1. (d) Find x. (e) Find (Ci )2.
*Wednesday, October 30, 2013 by Mike*

**Statistics**

State the null hypothesis, Ho, and the alternative hypothesis, Ha, that would be used to test these claims. < ¡Ü = ¡Ù ¡Ý > (a) There is an increase in the mean difference between posttest and pretest scores. Ho: ¦Ìd 0 Ha...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Karly*

**Statistics**

Find the critical value for the hypothesis test, given the following. (Give your answer correct to two decimal places.) Ha: ó1 > ó2, with n1 = 13, n2 = 8, and á = 0.025 F=
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Karly*

**Statistics**

Find the 99% confidence interval for the difference between two means based on this information about two samples. Assume independent samples from normal populations. (Use conservative degrees of freedom.) (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) Sample Number Mean ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Karly*

**Statistics/Math**

I want to test H0: p = .12 vs. Ha: p ≠ .12 using a test of hypothesis. This test would be called a(n) ____________ test. A) two-tailed B) right-tailed (this one?) C) left-tailed
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Michael*

**statistics**

List below are the duration (in hours) of a simple random sample of all flights of a space shuttle program. Find the range, variance, and standard deviation for the sample data. Is the lowest duration time unusual? Why or hwy not? 73 95 238 199 166 268 198 374 260 235 382 339 ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by angela*

**Statistics**

A new manager, hired at a large warehouse, was told to reduce the 26% employee sick leave. The manager introduced a new incentive program for the company's employees with perfect attendance. The manager decides to test the new program to see if it's better and plans to...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

Which of the following criteria must be met to do a one-proportion z- test? A. The data values in the sample must be dependent. B. The parent population must be normally distributed. C. The data must come from a random sample. D. The sample size must be more than 10% of the ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Penny*

**Statistics**

Complete the hypothesis test with alternative hypothesis ƒÊd ‚ 0 based on the paired data that follows and d = O - Y. Use ƒ¿ = 0.01. Assume normality. Oldest 174 173 169 180 51 Youngest 168 169 175 187 53 (a) Find t. (Give your answer correct ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

Find the value of z that would be used to test the difference between the proportions, given the following. (Use G - H. Give your answer correct to two decimal places.) Sample n x G 375 324 H 414 333
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

Help Me Please! In a survey of families in which both parents work, one of the questions asked was, "Have you refused a job, promotion, or transfer because it would mean less time with your family?" A total of 200 men and 200 women were asked this question. "Yes...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

Please Help! If someone could just show me how to do a problem like this! The corrosive effects of various soils on coated and uncoated steel pipe was tested by using a dependent sampling plan. The data collected are summarized below, where d is the amount of corrosion on the ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

HIM department at Community Hospital will experience a 15 percent increase in the number of discharges coded per day as the result of opening a cardiac clinic in the facility. The 15 percent incrase is projected to be 100 additional records per day. The standard time to code ...
*Tuesday, October 29, 2013 by Joe*

**statistics**

Find the uniform continuous probability for P(X < 27) for U(0, 50). I need the formula to figure out with 4 place decimal place as an answer
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by angel*

**Statistics**

Find the 99% confidence interval for the difference between two means based on this information about two samples. Assume independent samples from normal populations. (Use conservative degrees of freedom.) (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) Sample Number Mean ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

Please Help I'm desperate! Complete the hypothesis test with alternative hypothesis ìd < 0 based on the paired data that follow and d = M - N. Use á = 0.02. Assume normality. M 48 47 67 79 73 66 N 52 55 68 87 78 70 (a) Find t. (Give your answer correct to ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Casey *

**Statistics**

Which is true about a 99% confidence interval for a population proportion based on a given sample? I. We are 99% confident that the population proportion is in our interval. II. There is a 99% chance that our interval contains the sample proportion. III. The interval is wider ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Fred*

**Statistics**

The coding department of a large physician clinic is interested in purchasing a software program that will edit claims before they are sent out to billing. The license fee for the software costs $34,000 per year. The software is expected to reduce the number of errors on ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Joe*

**Statistics Math**

The sample proportion is never equal to the population proportion We expect 95% confidence intervals to contain the sample proportion 95% of the time Are the above statements true? I would say yes because the sample proportion is not the same as the population proportion and ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Michael*

**Statistics Math**

Pye and Associates recently conducted a survey to determine the percent of adult county residents who believe that students in public high schools should wear uniforms to school. The telephone poll of 325 adults found that 35% of the adults believe that public high school ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Michael*

**Statistics**

All the patients who present to the emergency services dept with a suspecetd AMI are expected to receive an ECG within 10 mins of their arrival. Of the 56 patients who had a suspected AMI during the last quarter, 32 had an ECG within the specified time frame, what was the rate...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Anonymous *

**Statistics**

A city ballot includes a local initiative that would legalize gambling. The issue is hotly contested, and two groups decide to conduct polls to predict the outcome. The local newspaper finds that 53% of 1200 randomly selected voters plan to vote "yes," while a ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Jeffrey*

**Statistics**

the forms used in your coding area cost $100.00 per 1,000 forms for the first 2,000 and $50 for every 1,000 thereafter. If you need to order 5,000 forms, what is the total cost?
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Kitty*

**Statistics**

HIM department at Community Hospital will experience a 15 percent increase in the number of discharges coded per day as the result of opening a cardiac clinic in the facility. The 15 percent incrase is projected to be 100 additional records per day. The standard time to code ...
*Monday, October 28, 2013 by Kitty*

**Statistics**

A local grocery store wants to estimate the mean daily number of gallons of milk sold to customers. Assume the number of gallons sold follows the normal distribution, with a population standard deviation of 5.10 gallons. A random sample of 60 days shows that the mean daily ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Joey*

**Health statistics**

Of the 5,352 requests for medical records in the question above, 4,257 were located within the 20-minute time frame established by the supervisor as a quality improvement indicator. What is the rate of compliance in answering requests for records? Round to two decimal points.
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

A university has 1,000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250-gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Shelby*

**Statistics**

A city ballot includes a local initiative that would legalize gambling. The issue is hotly contested, and two groups decide to conduct polls to predict the outcome. The local newspaper finds that 53% of 1200 randomly selected voters plan to vote "yes," while a ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Jeffrey*

**Statistics**

In 1998 a San Diego Reproductive clinic reported 49 live births to 207 women under the age of 40 who had previously been unable to get pregnant. Using the 90% confidence interval calculated above, would it be misleading for the clinic to report a success rate of 25%? A) Yes, ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Jeffrey*

**statistics**

If GMAT scores for applicants at Oxnard Graduate School of Business are N(500, 50) then the top 5 percent of the applicants would have a score of at least (choose the nearest integer):
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by sharon*

**statistics**

Which is relatively better a score of 48 on psychology test or a score of 52 on an economics test, Scores on the psychology test have a mean of 87 and a standard deviation of 14. Scores on the economics test have a mean of 53 and a standard deviation of 8.
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by angela*

**Statistics**

The weight of a bag of corn chips is normally distributed with a mean of 22 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.5 ounces. -The probability that a bag of corn chips weighs more than 21 ounces is? -The probability that a bag of corn chips weighs between 20.75 and 23.25 ounces is?
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Ryan*

**Statistics**

Direct mail advertisers send solicitations (that is "junk mail") to thousands of potential customers in the hope that some will buy the company's products. The response rate is usually quite low. Suppose a company wants to test the response rate for a new flyer ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Nick*

**statistics**

Forty-four percent of customers who visit a department store make a purchase. The probability, rounded to four decimal places, that in a random sample of 9 customers who will visit this department store, exactly 6 will make a purchase is:
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Tom*

**statistics**

Forty-four percent of customers who visit a department store make a purchase. The probability, rounded to four decimal places, that in a random sample of 9 customers who will visit this department store, exactly 6 will make a purchase is:
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Tom*

**Statistics Math**

1. What type of car is more popular among college students, American or foreign? One hundred fifty-nine college students were randomly sampled and each was asked which type of car he or she prefers. A computer package was used to generate the printout below for the proportion ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Michael*

**Statistics**

We have calculated a 95% confidence interval for a proportion and would prefer the confidence interval to be more precise, that is narrower. Using the same sample, we can narrow the confidence interval using which of the following? A) increasing the confidence level B) ...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Nick*

**Statistics**

In a poll of voters in a certain city, 32% said that they backed a bill which would limit growth and development in their city. The margin of error was reported as 1.7% with 90% confidence. Determine the bounds for the confidence interval. A) (88.3%, 91.7%) B) (30%, 34%) C) (...
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 by Nick*

**statistics**

Thirty-two percent of adults did not visit their physicians' offices last year. The probability, rounded to four decimal places, that in a random sample of 8 adults, exactly 3 will say they did not visit their physicians' offices last year is:
*Saturday, October 26, 2013 by Vera*

**Statistics**

Which of the following is not an assumption or condition that needs to be checked for the one-proportion z-interval? A) Success/Failure Condition B) > 10% condition C) Independence D) < 10% Condition E) Randomization Is the answer C?
*Saturday, October 26, 2013 by Nick*

**Statistics**

A study of 902 decisions (to grant parole or not) made by the Nebraska Board of Parole produced the following 95% confidence interval: (56.1%, 62.5%) What is the margin of error? A) 1% B) 6.4% C) 59.3% D) 3.2% Is the answer C?
*Saturday, October 26, 2013 by Nick*

**statistics**

A survey among US adults of their favorite toppings on a cheese pizza reported that 43% favored pepperoni, 14% favored mushrooms, and 6% favored both pepperoni and mushrooms. What is the probability that a random adult favored pepperoni or mushrooms on their cheese pizza? ...
*Thursday, October 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

12) Allergic reactions to poison ivy can be miserable. Plant oils cause the reaction. Researchers at the Allergy Institute did a study to determine the effects of washing the oil off within 5 minutes of exposure. A random sample of 1000 people with known allergies to poison ...
*Thursday, October 24, 2013 by Amanda*

**Statistics**

12) Allergic reactions to poison ivy can be miserable. Plant oils cause the reaction. Researchers at the Allergy Institute did a study to determine the effects of washing the oil off within 5 minutes of exposure. A random sample of 1000 people with known allergies to poison ...
*Thursday, October 24, 2013 by Amanda*