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Recent Homework Questions About Statistics

Statistics
For a certain computer program a password must be exactly 5 characters long the first character must be a number 0-5, the second third and fourth character can either be one of the 26 letters or a number 0-9, the fifth character has to be exactly the same as the second ...
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Sawyer James

Statistics
Team X has an average (mean) height of 70 inches and a standard deviation of 3 inches and Team Y has an average height of 67 inches with a standard deviation of 9 inches. Compare the two teams using this information and which team will have the tallest and shortest player ...
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Becky

Statistics and probability
A psychologist tested the IQ in a sample of 36 children. Their mean IQ was 104. What is the probability of getting an IQ score of 104 or higher? The mean is 100, and the standard deviation is 15
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Echell

please give me a site or answer!!!!
description of the population statistics LOCATION in South Carolina already found the age and race just having trouble with the location statistics please help!!!!!!
Sunday, November 8, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
A bag contains 5 purple marbles, 7 yellow marbles, and 3 orange marbles. If two marbles are selected from the bag: What is the probability that an orange then a yellow are chosen with replacement?
Saturday, November 7, 2015 by Kate

Statistics
What is the probability of randomly selecting a red marble from a jar that contains 10 red marbles and 20 blue marbles?
Wednesday, November 4, 2015 by Bradman

Statistics
Describe a situation in which you would test a directional hypothesis. Be sure to state the independent variables (e.g., drug or placebo) and the dependent variables (e.g., weight loss) clearly and explain why the hypothesis is directional. Then, revise the same situation to ...
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 by Bradman

statistics
when figuring mode, mean and median do you add all the like figure such as days and no. of discharges? you don't just add all the numbers up together right?
Monday, November 2, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
Directional and non-directional hypotheses can be easily interchanged according to the hypothesis the researcher is testing. For instance, a drug company might predict that a drug will help a subject lose weight while another drug company might predict that a drug will alter a...
Monday, November 2, 2015 by Slomo

Health statistics
An employee currently earning $13.85 per hour has been awarded a 3.5 percent merit raise. What will gge employee's hourly salary be with this increase. 13.85x3.5=48.475 is what I'm thinking
Sunday, November 1, 2015 by Anonymous

statistics
An exam is standardized to a Normal​ model, with a mean of 105 and a standard deviation of 18. Based on the Normal model ​N(105​, 18​) What exam score represents the 96th percentile? What percentile of an exam score of 100 represent?
Sunday, November 1, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
The following are Exam scores for a group of Mathematics students. a) Group this data by using the Sturges’ formula to determine the number of classes. Keep the width of each class equal. b) Find the mean, standard deviation and variance of the grouped data obtained in (a...
Friday, October 30, 2015 by Fala

Probability and Statistics
In a toy manufacturing company three machines A,B and C are employed to manufactures toys. Machines A, B and C manufacture 20%, 30% and 50% of the total toys respectively. A quality control officer examined the machines and found that A,B and C produce 2%, 3% and 5% defectives...
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Question

statistics
one of the points in a set of points if (4,8). What is the residual for this point if the equation of the regression line for these points is y=3.6+1.8x
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Anonymous

English
In the story "A Contribution to Statistics" 1.) Which of the following words best describes the author's view of humanity? a.) altruistic b.) optimistic c.) pessimistic d.) realistic my answer is a
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Steve

Statistics and probability
In a town the probability that an inhabitant catches malaria in any month is 0.2A farm in the town employed 15 local people Find the mean and variance of the number of employees catching malaria
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Eryk

Statistics
Find the indicated probability: P(z<0.18 or z>2.13) I'm stumped and can't find material on how to do this anywhere. I can do something like P(0.18>z<2.13) but not this. PLEASE HAAALLLP!
Thursday, October 29, 2015 by Josh

Statistics HELP!!
Identify an example of a population that you would expect to be normally distributed. Explain why, according to you, it would be normally distributed. Then, describe a subset of the population you identified and explain why it would not be normally distributed and what the ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by slomomo

statistics
what is the difference between the coefficient of determination and residuals
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
A certain type of artificial heart has four independent, critical components.Failure of any one of these components is a serious problem that will cause the artificial heart to fail. The 5 year failure rate for each component follows: component 1=.02, component 2=.05, ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Brandy

Statistics - PLEASE HELP!
For a lottery game, each ticket has a probability of 1 / 3.09 = 0.324 of winning a prize. Every friday you buy 1 lottery game. a) What is the probability you will win on two of your next three games?
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Lucie

Behavioral Statistics Help!
The majority of the data is normally distributed if there are enough subjects. For instance, if you collected test scores of only a few honor students, the data will most likely not be normally distributed because you would have a sample that did not represent the entire ...
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by slomomo

Behavioral Statistics
Let's say that the standardized test had 100 possible points. If we wanted to identify the top 25%, why not just select those with raw scores above 75? Why do we have to standardize the scores?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by slomomo

Geography
What country has similar statistics to Sweden
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Geo

History
Haiti and Cuba are relatively close to each other. What is your theory on why their population statistics are so different?
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Geo

statistics
all patients who present to the emergency services department with a suspected acute myocardial infraction are expected to receive an ECG within ten minutes of their arrival. Of the 56 patients who had a suspected AMI during the last quarter, 32 had an ECG within the specified...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Anonymous

statistics
An internal study by the Technology Services department at Lahley Electronics revealed company employees receive an average of two emails per hour. Assume the arrival of these emails is approximated by the Poisson distribution. a. what is the probability that Linda Lahey, ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by sania

statistics
In a large Midwestern university, 30% of the students live in apartments. If 200 students are randomly selected, find the probability that the number of them living in apartments will be between 55 and 70 inclusive.
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Dabney

Behavioral Statistics
Let's say that the standardized test had 100 possible points. If we wanted to identify the top 25%, why not just select those with raw scores above 75? Why do we have to standardize the scores?
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by slomomo

Statistics
A sample of n = 25 scores has a mean of M = 40 and a variance of s2 = 100. If this sample is being used to test a null hypothesis stating that m = 43, then what is the t statistic for the sample
Sunday, October 25, 2015 by Ann

Statistics
The same supervisor in the scenario above agreed to increase the salary of the employee to $15.00 per hour once she passed her RHIT exam. Three months after beginning her employment , the employee passed her RHI exam. What will the new budget be for salary and fringe benefits?
Friday, October 23, 2015 by Sharon

Behavioral Statistics
Explain the general rationale behind using a z-score for describing how an individual performed on an exam compared to just stating the overall mean and the individual's score. How does the information differ in the two situations? What additional information are you ...
Thursday, October 22, 2015 by slomomo

Behavioral Statistics
Imagine you are in charge of reviewing applications for your academic institution. As a preliminary measure, you want to review only the top 25% of applicants on the basis of standardized test scores. How does calculating the z-score provide additional information regarding ...
Thursday, October 22, 2015 by Slomo

Math/Probability/Statistics
Find the expected value and the standard deviation in the following raffle: Value Tickets Grand Prize: $2,000.00 1 Second Place Prize: $800.00 20 Third Place Prize: $40.00 60 Fourth Place Prize: $30.00 300 Total Number of Tickets Sold: 10000
Thursday, October 22, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
the heights of young women are approximately Normal with 65 inches and standard deviation 2.5 inches. The heights of men in the same age group have mean 70 inches standard deviation 2 inches. What percentage of women are taller than a man of average (mean) height?
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by Tay

Statistics
A restaraunt offers a dinner special that lets you choose from 10 entrees, 8 side dishes, and 13 deserts. You can choose one entree, two side dishes, and one desert. How many different meals are possible?
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by Sam

statistics
Two cards are drawn from a well-shuffled ordinary pack of 52 cards. The first card is replaced before selecting the second card. Find the following probabilities. (iii) One is King and one is queen (iv) Both are faced cards
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by usman

Statistics
At the end of the Halloween Festival the organizers estimated that a family of participants spent an average $45.00 with a standard deviation of $12.00. What’s the probability that the mean amount spent will be between $20 and $30?
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by Karen

statistics
Mamma temte bakes six pies a day that cost $2. on 15% of the days she sells 3 pies, on 30% of the days she sells 4. On 55% of the days she sells six pies, if mama temte sells her pies for $6 each, what is her expected profit for a days worth of pies?[assuming extras will be ...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
a bag of colored marbles holds 71 yellow marbles and 70 white marbles. ten marbles are randomly selected, one at a time, without replacement. what is the probability that more than half are yellow?
Monday, October 19, 2015 by Renee

Statistics
A family consists of ten children. Assuming that the sexes are equally probable, find the expected number of boys in the family. What is the probability that the expected number of boys will not occur? (Not sure where to start) I got partial credit and I answered 5 (Question ...
Monday, October 19, 2015 by Megan

Statistics
It is estimated that heights of adult men are normally distributed with a mean of 70 inches and a standard deviation of 3.5. In one state, the law requires a person to be 68 inches or taller to become a fire fighter. (a) What proportion of adult men will meet this height ...
Monday, October 19, 2015 by Erin

Statistics
The height of a tree will be measured using a clinometer. For this device, the measurement error has a normal distribution with mean μ=0.00 meter and standard deviation σ=0.05. If the tree is exactly 30 meters tall, what is the probability that the clinometer will ...
Monday, October 19, 2015 by Emily

Statistics
The retail price of 12-pack soda can be characterized as having a normal distribution with a mean of 3.05 dollars and a standard deviation of 0.24. Below what price do you find 40 percent of all 12-packs?
Monday, October 19, 2015 by Justine

statistics
The experience of a certain hospital showed the the distribution of length stay of patients is normal with a mean of 11.5 days and a standard deviation of 2 days. a. What percentage of the patients stayed nine days or less? b.If a new method of nursing care is to be ...
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by maica

Statistics
At a certain university, 50% of all entering freshmen planned to major in a STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) discipline. A sample of 36 freshmen is selected. What is the probability that the proportion of freshmen in the sample is between 0.475 and 0.580? ...
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
74% of freshmen entering public high schools in 2006 graduated with their class in 2010. A random sample of 81 freshmen is selected. Find the probability that the proportion of students who graduated is greater than 0.750 . Write only a number as your answer. Round to 4 ...
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
It has been reported that 48% of teenagers play video games on their phones. A random sample of 60 teenages is drawn. Find the probability that the proportion of teenagers in the sample who play videos games on their phone is less than 0.499 . Write only a number as your ...
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
According to one pollster, 48% of people are afraid of flying. Suppose that a sample of size 20 is drawn. Find the value of standard error , the standard deviation of the distribution of sample proportions. Write only a number as your answer. Round to two decimal places (for ...
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
At a certain concert, 43% of the audience was under 20 years old. A random sample of n = 181 members of the audience was selected. Find the value of sample mean, the mean of the distribution of sample proportions. Write only a number as your answer. Do not write as a percentage.
Sunday, October 18, 2015 by Obi

Psychological Statistics
A professor records scores from a five-point quiz for each student in an introductory psychology class. If the data were presented in a frequency distribution graph, what type of graph should be used?
Friday, October 16, 2015 by Jay

statistics
You are part of a school and have to report the results of standardized test scores. Which measure of central tendency would you use? Assume that you don't know how your students will perform; so consider the general effects of outliers on the three measures of central ...
Thursday, October 15, 2015 by slomomo

statistics
how we compare three different standard deviations
Thursday, October 15, 2015 by shekhar

Statistics
for a population with m=62 and s=12, find the x value that corresponds to esch of the following z-scores: -0.25,-1.50,0.50,2.00
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 by Gloria

Statistics
n=13 p=0.75 p (more than 11)
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 by Jen

math statistics
Convert Ken's chest, waist, and hips measurements to z-scores. Which of these measures appears to be the most different from kens reference group(human males)? Justify with an appropriate statistical argument. Ken's chest=75.0,waist=56.5,hips=72.0 Human x-bar chest is ...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 by zan

Statistics
Suppose that the weight of male babies less than 2 months old is normally distributed with mean 11.5 pounds and standard deviation 2.7 pounds. A sample of 36 babies is selected. What is the probability that the average weight of the sample is less than 11.07 pounds? Write only...
Wednesday, October 14, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
Find the z-score for which the area to its left is 0.46 . Write only a number as your answer. Round to two decimal places (for example: 0.81).
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
Find the z-score for which the area to its right is 0.65 . Write only a number as your answer. Round to two decimal places (for example: 0.81).
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
The z-scores that bound the middle 35 % under the standard normal curve are z = -a and z = a. Find the value of a. Write only a positive number as your answer. Round to two decimal places (for example: 0.81).
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
Find z 0.44 . Write only a number as your answer. Round to two decimal places (for example: 0.81).
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 by Obi

statistics
a bag contains 10 red balls and 7 blue balls.a ball is drawn at random.the probability that ball drawn is red is
Monday, October 12, 2015 by ahsan

STATISTICS
A salesperson contacts eight potential customers per day. From past experience, we know that the probability of a potential customer making a purchase is .05. b.) What is the probability the salesperson will make exactly two sales in a day? this is what I think the answer is 0...
Friday, October 9, 2015 by Anna

Math / Statistics
{ In a recent basketball game, a player who makes 65% of his free throws made eight consecutive free throws. Assuming that free-throw shots are independent, determine whether this feat was unusual. } I'm just a little lost on how to determine if it's unusual or not. I ...
Friday, October 9, 2015 by Mira

Statistics
A researcher is studying the effects of caffeine on exam scores of college students. In this study: What would be the population and sample of this research? Extrapolate your views of the advantages and disadvantages of samples and populations to this example. Why would the ...
Friday, October 9, 2015 by Slomo

statistics
why and what dothese answers mean 29th percentil greater than 30th percentile
Friday, October 9, 2015 by laurie parker

Probability and Statistics
In the game of euchre, the deck consists of the 9, 10, jack, queen, king and ace of each suit. Players are dealt a five card hand. What is the probability that a player is dealt 3 hearts?
Thursday, October 8, 2015 by Alissa

Statistics
Do the samples appear to be from the same population? Why or why not? Support your answer with numerical facts and convincing reasons and explanations Chemical distribution stats: Five # summary: (2.29816, 2.29869, 2.299152, 2.30074) Mean: 2.299706 Standard deviation: 0.001313...
Thursday, October 8, 2015 by Ashley

statistics
: Two cards are drawn from a well-shuffledordinary pack of 52 cards. The first card is replaced before selecting the second card. Find the following probabilities. (i) Both are kings (ii) First is king and second is queen (iii) One is King and one is queen (iv) Both are faced ...
Thursday, October 8, 2015 by ahsan

statistics
A student takes an exam containing 14 multiple choice questions. The probability of choosing a correct answer by knowledgeable guessing is 0.5. At least 9 correct answers are required to pass. If the student makes knowledgeable guesses, what is the probability that he will ...
Thursday, October 8, 2015 by donna

statistics
supposed that two balanced dice are rolled. let Y denote the product of the two numbers. use random variable notation to represent the event that the product of the two numbers is greater than 4 a {5,6} b {XY>4} c{Y>4} d P(Y>4)
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 by A

statistics
2. Find the variance and standard deviation of the following sample. 0 -5 -3 6 4 -4 1 -5 0 3
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 by omar

AP Statistics
Do the samples appear to be from the same population? Why or why not? Support your answer with numerical facts and convincing reasons and explanations Chemical distribution stats: Five # summary: (2.29816, 2.29869, 2.299152, 2.30074) Mean: 2.299706 Standard deviation: 0....
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 by Ashley

Statistics
STATISTICS: I'm struggling with how to calculate the following problems: *Assume that X~N(3,1.5) For what value of X is Pr(x<K) = 50% *Assume that X~N(3,1.5) What value of X would be equal to a z-score of -2? *Assume that X~N(3,1.5) Find the 90% percentile *Assume X~N(4...
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 by BONACA

Statistics
1. If P(A) = 0.4 P(B) = 0.2 and P(A or B) = 0.5, find the sum of P(A and B) and P(A|B). -How would I even start this question? 2. Let A and B be two mutually exclusive events for which P(A) = 0.15 and P(B) = 0.3. Find P(A and B). -If it's mutually exclusive, wouldn't ...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Alex

Statistics
According to one survey, the mean serum cholesterol level for U.S. adults was 195.1, with a standard deviation of 41.5. A simple random sample of 95 adults is chosen. Find the 46 percentile for the sample mean. Write only a number as your answer. Round to one decimal places.
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Tommy

Statistics
Electricity bills in a certain city have mean $108.73. Assume the bills are normally distributed with standard deviation $10.60. A sample of 47 bills was selected for an audit. Find the 46 percentile for the sample mean. Write only a number as your answer. Round to two decimal...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Tommy

Statistics
A survey among freshman at a certain university revealed that the number of hours spent studying the week before final exams was normally distributed with mean 25 and standard deviation 15. A sample of 36 students was selected. What is the probability that the average time ...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Tommy

Statistics
The mean monthly rent for a one-bedroom apartment without a doorman in Manhattan is $2,651. Assume the standard deviation is $500. A real estate firm samples 100 apartments. What is the probability that the average rent of the sample is more than $2,708? write only a number as...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Tommy

Statistics
Suppose that the weight of male babies less than 2 months old is normally distributed with mean 11.5 pounds and standard deviation 2.7 pounds. A sample of 36 babies is selected. What is the probability that the average weight of the sample is less than 11.07 pounds? Write only...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015 by Tommy

Statistics
I know don't know if this right P(X)<115)= 12.1 (115-mean) how do I get the mean or is there a formula that can help me solve this? A population of line voltages has a standard deviation of 1.20 volts. What value would the mean line voltage have to be so that 12.1% of ...
Monday, October 5, 2015 by Will

bio statistics question!
Does P(x) = x/5, where x can take values of 0, 1, 2, 3, describe a probability distribution? Would the answer be no because when x is 1, 2, or 3 the values become 0.2, 0.4, and 0.6. But in probability distribution the values have to be between 0 and 1?
Monday, October 5, 2015 by maria

Statistics
If you throw a six sided die twice, what is the probability that you will get: (i) A one on the first throw OR a two on the second throw ? (ii) A one on the first toss AND a two on the second toss of the die ?
Monday, October 5, 2015 by michael

Statistics
If 12 women are randomly selected, what is the probability that their mean head circumference is between 21.8 in and 22.8 in.? If this probability is high does it suggest that an order of 12 hats will very likely for each of 12 randomly selected women? Why or why not? Assume ...
Sunday, October 4, 2015 by Kacey

statistics
The number of hours per week that the television is turned on is determined for each family in a sample. The mean of the data is 30 hours and the median is 26.2 hours. Twenty-four of the families in the sample turned on the television for 15 hours or less for the week. The ...
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
Types of bonds are divided into three categories: good risk, medium risk, and poor risk. Assume that of a total of 13,838 bonds, 7,035 are good risk, 1,388 are medium risk, and the rest are poor risk. One bond is chosen risk? Write only a number as your answer. Round to two ...
Friday, October 2, 2015 by sam

Statistics
At a local university, when scheduling classes, the probability that there are no evening classes available on a certain day is 0.80. what is that probability that there is at least one evening class available on that day? Write one a number as your answer. Round to two ...
Friday, October 2, 2015 by sam

Statistics
The Probability that a randomly selected commuter listens to audiobooks during their commute is 0.49. Suppose that a sample of 10 commuters is selected, what is the probability that at most 3 of them listen to audiobooks? Write only a number as your answer. Round to 2 decimal ...
Friday, October 2, 2015 by sam

Statistics
At a car rental agency, 0.34 of the cars are returned on time. A sample of 13 car rentals is studied. What is the probability that more than 3 of them are returned on time? Write only a number as your answer. Round to 2 decimal places ( for example: 0.24). Do not write as a ...
Friday, October 2, 2015 by sam

Statistics
In a certain class 27% of the students are left-handed. suppose that a random sample of 53 students is selected. Find the mean number of left-handed students in the class. Round your answer to the nearest integer. Pls help!
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by sam

statistics
The Economic Policy Institute periodically issues reports on wages of entry level workers. The Institute reported that entry level wages for male college graduates were $21.68 per hour and for female college graduates were $18.80 per hour in 2011 (Economic Policy Institute ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by gabby

Statistics
In a certain class 27% of the students are left-handed. suppose that a random sample of 53 students is selected. Find the mean number of left-handed students in the class. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
At a car rental agency, 0.34 of the cars are returned on time. A sample of 13 car rentals is studied. What is the probability that more than 3 of them are returned on time? Write only a number as your answer. Round to 2 decimal places ( for example: 0.24). Do not write as a ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
The Probability that a randomly selected commuter listens to audiobooks during their commute is 0.49. Suppose that a sample of 10 commuters is selected, what is the probability that at most 3 of them listen to audiobooks? Write only a number as your answer. Round to 2 decimal ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
The probability that a student uses Smarthinking online tutoring on a regular basis is 0.41. In a group of 21 students, what is the probability that exactly 5 of them use Smarthinking Online Tutoring on a regular basis? Write only a number as your answer. Round to 4 decimal ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
An investor is considering an investment in a start-up company. she estimates that she has probability 0.25 of a $ 39,739 loss, probability 0.20 of a $ 19,759 profit, probability 0.15 of a $ 49,068 profit, and probability 0.40 of breaking even (a profit of $0). What is the ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
A number of people were asked how many days they would wait to seek medical treatment if they were suffering pain that interfered with their ability to work. The results are presented in the following table. Number of days: 0 , 1 , 2 , 3 , 4 , 5 Frequency: 27 , 363 , 236 , 107...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
The probability of winning something on a single play at a slot machine is 0.29. After 6 plays on the slot machine, What is the probability of winning at least once? Write only a number as your answer. Round your answer to four decimal places (for example: 0.7319). Do not ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
At a local university, when scheduling classes, the probability that there are no evening classes available on a certain day is 0.80. what is that probability that there is at least one evening class available on that day? Write one a number as your answer. Round to two ...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

Statistics
A group of freshmen and sophomore students was selected and each was asked whether they were a member of a student club. The following table was constructed: Student Club No Student Club Freshman 4 15 Sophomore 9 7 Find the probability that a randomly selected student form the...
Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Obi

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