# Homework Help: Math: Statistics

## Recent Homework Questions About Statistics

**Statistics**

A certain type of lightbulb is advertised to have an average lifetime of 1,000 hours. Assume the lifetimes of these lightbulbs are approximately normally distributed with a standard deviation of 250 hours. A) Find the percentage of lightbulbs that will fail during their first ...

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Consider the data below: 33.1068240, -6.3331469, 22.2903011, -6.9142991, -21.7899524, -12.1741625, 29.2973275, -34.2364631, -4.4113930, -25.7845033, -12.0375226, 17.9397860, -6.2030667, 0.3504070 , -19.4854146, -10.5979710, -27.1274107, 20.4247578, 17.0975034, -6.8416016, 0....

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Z = 1.5. The mean and variance of the corresponding X are 1.3 and 5.6. Compute X:

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Consider the data from an unknown distribution: 40.68, 32.15, 36.91, 29.00, 35.58, 41.55, 33.83, 29.07, 41.00, 37.68, 41.23, 37.54, 40.33, 36.82, 35.18, 31.67, 38.55, 38.34, 35.86, 40.45, 37.28, 36.65, 32.12, 32.96, 37.65, 39.44, 46.18, 24.21, 42.35, 33.05, 30.90, 42.12, 34.38...

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A sample of blood is assayed for its alcohol content (BAC). The following BAC values are determined from six trials: 0.081%, 0.078%, 0.079%, 0.076%, 0.082%, 0.077% Assume the data follows a Gaussian distribution. For 84% of the possible assay data population determine with 93...

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Z = 1.5. The mean and variance of the corresponding X are 1.3 and 5.6. Compute X:

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A health care professional wishes to estimate the birth weights of infants. The standard deviation of the birth weights is known to be 8 ounces. How large a sample must she select if she desires to be 95% confident that the true mean is within 6 ounces of the sample mean?

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Z is a standard normal random variate. For Pr(c < Z) = 0.278, what is the value for c?

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4.6 is a N(3.5, 1.2) random variable. What is its standard value, Z?

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A particular fruit's weights are normally distributed, with a mean of 594 grams and a standard deviation of 16 grams. If you pick a fruit at random, then 18% of the time, their mean weight will be greater than how many grams?

**Stat**

For a recent year the following are the numbers that occurred each month in a city. use a .05 significance level to test the claim that homicides in the city are equally likely for each of the 12 months calculate test statistics, x^2 and p value Month. Number. Month. Number ...

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In a poll, respondents were asked whether they had ever been in a car accident. 220 respondents indicated that they had been in a car accident and 370 respondents said that they had not been in a car accident. If one of these respondents is randomly selected, what is the ...

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The time it takes me to wash the dishes is uniformly distributed between 11 minutes and 17 minutes. What is the probability that washing dishes tonight will take me between 12 and 14 minutes? Give your answer accurate to four decimal places.

**Math (Statistics)**

12. Clancy, Rowling, Tolstoy Readability: Pages were randomly selected by the author J.K.Rowling, Leo Tolstoy, and Tom Clancy books. Use a 0.05 significance level to test the claim that the three samples are from populations with the same mean. Do the books appear to have ...

**Math (Statistics)**

Determine whether a probability distribution is given. If a probability distribution is given, find its mean and standard deviation. If a probability distribution is not given, identify the requirements that are not satisfied. 8. Male Color Blindness: When conducting research ...

**Statistics Homework**

10. In a Microsoft Instant Messaging survey, respondents were asked to choose the ,most fun way to flirt, and the accompanying table is based on the results. X P(x) E-mail 0.06 In person 0.55 Instant Messaging 0.24 Text Messaging 0.15

**Statistics Please HELP**

IQ Scores: Use the listed IQ scores. IQ tests are designed so that the mean IQ of the population is 100. Does the sample mean suggest that the sample is consistent with the population? IQ: 96 89 87 87 101 103 103 96 127 126 101 96 93 88 94 85 97 114 113 124

**Stats Homework Please Help!!!**

Statistics Homework Help! Statistics Question Political Contributions: Listed below are contributions (in dollars) made to the two presidential candidates in a recent election. All contributions are from the same zip code as the author, and the data are from the Huffington ...

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26. Flight Data: Use the times required to taxi out for takeoff. For American Airlines, how is it helpful to find the mean? Taxi Out: 30 19 12 19 18 22 37 13 14 15 31 15 16 14 15 27 19 22 22 23 16 13 16 18 15 12 19 18 21 20 13 15 43 18 17 19 13 20 12 17 35 19 22 43 49 45 13 23

**Statistics Mean and Median Question**

Statistics Find The Mean and Median Question 28. IQ Scores: Use the listed IQ scores. IQ tests are designed so that the mean IQ of the population is 100. Does the sample mean suggest that the sample is consistent with the population? IQ: 96 89 87 87 101 103 103 96 127 126 101 ...

**Statistics Homework**

Statistics Question: Years to Earn Bachelor's Degree Years to Earn Bachelor's Degree: Listed below are the lengths of time (in years) it took for a random sample of college students to earn bachelor's degrees (based on data from the National Center for Education Statistics). ...

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A survey of 50 lobster fishermen on Funafuti (an island in Tuvalu), found that they catch an average of 32 pounds of lobster per day with a standard deviation of four pounds. If a fisherman is selected randomly, what is the probability that his catch is less than 20 pounds?

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If someone will explain how to work these problems out, that'll help me a ton! A weight loss program claims their patients loose an average of 3 pounds during the first month of the program but a consumer group believes the number is higher than that. A random sample of 8 ...

**Statistics Range, Variance, and Standard Deviation**

26. Flight Data: Find the range, variance, and standard deviation. Express answers using appropriate units, such as "minutes." Refer to Data Set 15 in Appendix B and use the times required to taxi out for takeoff. Flight 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 19 19 19...

**Statistics Homework**

Political Contributions: Listed below are contributions (in dollars) made to the two presidential candidates in a recent election. All contributions are from the same zip code as the author, and the data are from the Huffington Post. Do the contributions appear to favor either...

**Statistics**

Years to Earn Bachelor’s Degree: Listed below are the lengths of time ( in years) it took for a random sample of college students to earn bachelor’s degrees ( based on data from the U. S. National Center for Education Statistics). Based on these results, does it appear ...

**Math statistics**

What is the probability of randomly selecting a female from the 25 and 35 years old

**Statistics**

The mean life expectancy of a certain type of light bulb is 945 hours with a standard deviation of 21 hours. What is the approximate standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the mean for all samples with n=50?

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A zip-code is a five-digit number identifying where in the U.S. an address is located. The first four digits in a zip code can be any number 0-9, but the fifth digit cannot be 0. In addition to this, each address has a “plus-four” code that more specifically identifies the...

**Statistics Algebra 2**

A 10-question multiple choice test has 4 possible answers for each question. A student guesses on all ten answer. a)What is the probability that the student selects at least 6 correct answers? b)Is getting exactly 10 questions correct the same probability as getting exactly ...

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Can someone help/check with these questions. I did majority of the work. but some i need help with. Are the mean number of times a month a person eats out the same for whites, blacks, Hispanics and Asians? Suppose that Table 13.26 shows the results of a study (listed below) ...

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In a simple random sample of 80 patients that go to a certain dentist, 9 patients had their teeth whitened. which interval is the 95% confidence interval for the percent of all the dentist's patients who had their teeth whitened? (4.4, 18.2) (8.4, 14.2) (5.5, 17.1) (7.8, 14.8)

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Can someone help with these questions. I did majority of the work. but some i need help with. Are the mean number of times a month a person eats out the same for whites, blacks, Hispanics and Asians? Suppose that Table 13.26 shows the results of a study (listed below) Assume ...

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The probability that Samantha will be accepted by the college of her choice and obtain a scholarship is 0.35. If the probability that she is accepted by the college is 0.65, find the probability that she will obtain a scholarship given that she is accepted by the college.

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It is claimed that 70% of the cars on the Valley Highway are going faster than 65 miles per hour. A random sample of 12 cars was observed under normal driving conditions with no police car in sight. (A) What is the probability that all of them were going faster than 65 miles ...

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The management committee of Oxford school has indicated its desire to accept only 40% of all continuing undergraduate based on the results of the end of second semester examinations.the mean score of the examination is 500 and a standard deviation of 100.find the cut off score...

**Math**

The following data set is the GPAs of the students in a statistics class. 1.93, 1.99, 2.00, 2.04, 2.12, 2.34, 2.55, 2.55, 2.75, 2.75, 2.80, 2.80, 2.85, 3.02, 3.12, 3.22, 3.31, 3.33, 3.45, 3.69 What percentile is a GPA of 2.34? A. About the 6th B. About the 15th C. About the ...

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A survey of mobile call interconnectivity indicates that the average time it takes to connect calls from one network to the other is 25 seconds.Assume the variable is approximately normally distributed and the standard deviation is 4.5 seconds.if 80 calls are randomly selected...

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You buy a lottery ticket to a lottery that cost $10 per ticket. There are only 100 tickets available to be sold in this lottery. In this lottery there are one $500 prize, two $100 prizes, and four $25 prizes. Find your expected gain or loss. Do you still want to play raffle?

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You Buy a lottery ticket to a lottery that cost $10 per ticket. There only 100 tickets available to be sold in the lottery. In this lottery there are one $500 prizes, two $100 prizes and four $25 prices. Find your expected gain or loss. Do you still want to play the raffle?

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The following data set is the GPAs of the students in a statistics class. 1.93, 1.99, 2.00, 2.04, 2.12, 2.34, 2.55, 2.55, 2.75, 2.75, 2.80, 2.80, 2.85, 3.02, 3.12, 3.22, 3.31, 3.33, 3.45, 3.69 What percentile is a GPA of 2.34? A. About the 6th B. About the 15th C. About the ...

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An unprepared student is about to take his first test of the semester. He is told that his test will be composed of 20 multiple choice questions, each with 4 possible answers, only one of which is correct. a.What is the probability that the unprepared student randomly guesses ...

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Through a mix-up on the production line, 21 defective ovens were shipped out with 29 good ones. If 8 are selected at random, what is the probability that none of them are defective? need help ASAP

**Probability and statistics**

From among a group of 2 men, 4 women and 6 children, 2 individuals are selected randomly. What is the probability that exactly 1 among the chosen are children?

**Probability and statistics**

What is the average of all possible five-digit numbers that can be formed by using each of the digits 8, 9, 1, 3 and 6 exactly once? Are you just supposed to try out all the possibilities and count them or is there like a formula or something you can sub numbers into? Thank you

**Statistics**

You conduct a study on eye color and you questioned 550 people a hundred and ten of them have brown eyes and 44% of them have blue eyes what percentage of the people you question has blue or brown eyes

**Math**

1. In this scenario, identify the population, the sample, and any population parameters or sample statistics that are given. A medical study followed 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug Lafent or a standard chemotherapy drug. 76% of those who receives Lafent ...

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Can someone explain to me how I got this question wrong? True/False. It is easier to reject the null hypothesis if the researcher uses a smaller alpha(a) level? I said False As alpha decreases, the rejection region also decreases.

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1. In this scenario, identify the population, the sample, and any population parameters or sample statistics that are given. A medical study followed 675 cancer patients who received either the new drug Lafent or a standard chemotherapy drug. 76% of those who receives Lafent ...

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Suppose you toss a coin 100 times and get 73heads and 27tails.what is the probability that the next flip is head?

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study by a class x= single trout mean is = 10.5 inches standard dev is= 1.4 inches probability a single trout is between 8 and 12 inches? probability that length of 5 trout at random is between 8 and 12 inches? the researchers are 93.8% confident is there enough evident to ...

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The Phillies were accused of cheating their beer customers by not putting enough beer in their 12 oz cups. When 15 cups were selected at random, they were found to have a mean of 11.7 ounces with a standard deviation of 0.5 ounces. At the .01 significance level, test the claim...

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A USU Today survey found that of the gun owners surveyed 275 favor stricter gun laws. The survey Involved 500 gun owners. Test the claim that a majority (more than 50%) of gun owners favor stricter gun laws. Use a .05 significance level.

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Listed below are body temperatures for four subjects measured at two different times in a day. Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎𝑡 6 𝑎𝑚: 98.0,97.0,98.6,97.4 Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎𝑡 6 𝑝𝑚: 98.0,97.6,98.8,98....

**english**

What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?" can someone explain what they want me to write I'm stuck.

**Healthcare 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. ...

**Healthcare Statistics**

Given the following p values, which would be considered more significant? p ¡Ü 0.3 p ¡Ü 0.02 p ¡Ü 0.25

**Statistics**

I'm totally blanking on how to do this type of problem and I want to use the statistic for an essay. I want to say that females are ___% more likely to be cyberbullied than males. Here is the data I have... Females: 41% reported being bullied Males: 32% reported being bullied

**english**

What does the author achieve by mixing exact and approximate numbers in "A Contribution to Statistics?"

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Individual M&M plain candies have weights that are normally distributed with a mean weight of 0.8565 g and a standard deviation of 0.0518 g. If you randomly select 465 M&M plain candies, what is the probability that their mean weight will be less than 0.8535 g? what is the ...

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the marks of 100 students in an examination are normally distributed with mean of 25 marks and a standard deviation of 10 marks. Given that the pass mark is 20, estimate the number of students who passed the examination.

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Four percent of DVD players manufactured by an electronics company are defective. Suppose six DVD players are randomly selected from the production line. Each DVD player is determined to be defective or non-defective. a. What is the probability that none of the DVD players are...

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For a set of scores with a mean of 111 and a standard deviation of 8, what is the percentile rank of 90? (round to two decimal places, no leading zeros)

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A math test consists of 17 multiple choice questions, each with five possible answers (a, b, c, d, e), only one of which is correct. Assume that a student takes the test and randomly answers the questions. What is the probability that the student will get no questions correct?

**Math: Statistics**

I am trying to report significant data but I'm not sure how to write it out professionally. I did two nominal variables in a chi square test on SPSS. The significance I found is .061 across from "Likelihood Ratio" and under "Asymp sig. 2 Sided". Does that even mean anything?! ...

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which of the following statements are correct? In hypothesis process, you should a)define the statistical hypothesis b)determine the region of acceptance c)calculate the test statistic d) compare the test statistic e)all the above

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A coffee-dispensing machine is supposed to deliver 12 ounces of liquid into a large paper cup, but the costumer believes that the actual amount is less. As a test he plans to obtain a sample of 30 cups of the dispensed liquid. The mean of his sample is 11.5 ounces. The machine...

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A test has a mean of 150 and a student performed 1 standard deviation above the mean. What score did the student have on the test?

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A survey is being planned to determine the mean amount of time corporation executives watch television. A pilot survey indicated that the mean time per week is 14 hours, with a standard deviation of 2.0 hours. It is desired to estimate the mean viewing time within 30 minutes. ...

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In a certain Math class, the probabilities have been empirically determined for various numbers of absentees on any given day. These values are shown in the table below. Find the expected number of absentees in a given day. Number of absentees, x 0 1 2 3 4 Probability, P(x) 0....

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. Two cards are drawn at random, without replacement, from a standard 52-card deck. Find the probability that: (a) both cards are the same color (b) the first card is a face card and the second card is black

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a rifleman averages 8 hits out of 10 shots at a tare what is the probability that he will hit the target 3 out of 4 shots 4c3*(.8)*(.2)

**Elementary Statistics**

SAT math test scores for all students taking the test are approximately normally distributed with mean score of 514 and std. deviation of 118. What is the probability that a randomly chosen student will earn a score above 600 on their SAT math test? There's 19 students, ...

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Find the probability that in a family of 4 children there will be (a) at least 1 boy (b) at least 1 girl and 1 boy. Assume that the probability of a male birth is 1/2.

**Statistics**

Can you create a anova chart on calories of 4 different brands of 7 different favor of theses 4 brands

**Statistics**

The father of a junior high school student wants to determine the most popular book among junior high students. Select the sample with the least potential bias. A. A randomly selected group of 10 book sellers B. A randomly selected group of 30 junior high students C. A ...

**Statistics**

Which is the best fertilizer for Mr. Jimenez’ backyard grass? Select the type of study most appropriate to the question. A. Experimental B. Experimental blinded C. Case-controlled observational D. Observational Answer: B

**Statistics**

A U.S. government report stated that, “With bank interest rates around 1.0%, 8% of wage earners believe it worthwhile to keep money in a savings account. However, at 3.0% interest, 36% of wage earners believe it worthwhile to keep money in a savings account. The margin of ...

**Statistics**

A botany student counted 11 blades of grass in one square centimeter of lawn and measured the lawn as a rectangle 61 m by 31 m. She reported that there were 208,010,000 blades of grass in the lawn. The precision of her conclusion: A. correctly represents her measurements. B. ...

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The results of a poll are stated as follows: “Based on a survey of 156 randomly selected students, 90% of the student body of 2870 students agree that no student should have to take final exams in two consecutive exam periods”. If 2578 students actually agree, then what is...

**Statistics**

A nutritionist wants to conduct a study to validate the efficacy of an herb as an aid in weight loss. She randomly assigns half of a group of overweight persons to a treatment group who are given the herb with instructions for its use and a planned diet for six weeks. The ...

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please help me on this; In the mass production of bolts it is found that 5% are defective. Bolts are selected at random and put into packets of ten. A packet is selected at random. Find the probability that it contains: A. no defective bolts, B. three defective bolts, and C. ...

**Statistics**

Several states, including California, have passed legislation requiring automakers to sell a certain percentage of zero-emissions cars within their borders. One current alternative is battery-powered cars. The major problem with battery-operated cars is the limited time they ...

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The probability of an event could be 16/17.

**Healthcare Statistics**

It takes approximately 15 minutes to code one record. How many personnel hour would be needed to code 1424 discharges for the month.

**Statistics**

After one month of operation, the health information services at community Health Center determined that there were two records misfiled out of the 450 active records. What is the filing accuracy rate for this area.

**Statistics**

Calculate the number of new shelving units needed for a medical record filing system based on eight shelves per unit at 36 inches per shelf. The average record size equals 0.30 inches, and the center anticipates seeing 4,500 patients the first year.

**Statistics**

If your HIM department has 100,000 active medical records and you received 5,352 requests for records within a six-month period, what is the request rate for the past six months.

**Statistics**

A web-site asks users to create a 5-symbol PIN code where first and second symbols are any letters from the English alphabet and next 3 symbols are any digits. How many different PIN codes can be created?

**Statistics**

The Acme Candy Company claims that 60% of the jawbreakers it produces weigh more than .4 ounces. Suppose that 800 jawbreakers are selected at random from the production lines. Would it be unusual for this sample of 800 to contain 494 jawbreakers that weigh more than .4 ounces?

**Statistics**

If a normally distributed group of test scores have a mean of 76 and a standard deviation of 10. Find the probability that student will earn a grade between 65 and 85

**Statistics**

How to find observed frequenty?

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the average of USA university vice chancellors are normally distributed with mean 57 and variance 225.if a vice chancellor is chosen at randon what is the probability that his/her age is (a):more than 52years [b):less than 48years (c):between 40 and 64 years #so much

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A committee of 4 person is to be appointed from 7 men and 3 women, what is the probability that the committee contain exactly 2 women. At least one man.

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A committee of 4 person is to be appointed from 7 men and 3 women, what is the probability that the committee contain exactly 2 women. At least one man.

**Statistics**

Roulette wheels in Nevada have 38 pockets. They are all numbered 0, 00, and 1 through 36. Of all 38 pockets, there are 18 red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. Each time the wheel is spun, a ball lands in one of the pockets, and each pocket is equally likely. If you spin the ...

**Statistics**

Roulette wheels in Nevada have 38 pockets. They are all numbered 0, 00, and 1 through 36. Of all 38 pockets, there are 18 red, 18 are black, and 2 are green. Each time the wheel is spun, a ball lands in one of the pockets, and each pocket is equally likely. If you spin the ...

**Statistics**

A card is drawn from a well shuffled deck of 52 cards. Find P (drawing an acre or a 9)

**Statistics Math**

There are 3 men sitting in a row facing the same way. Their names are A,B, AND, C. a hat has been placed on their heads without them seeing their own or anyone else's. A can see B and C, B can see only C, C sees none. The game goes as follows: (it can have 1,2,3 quest.) A is ...

**History**

1.How did New England's textile industry affect both children and women? (5 points) ⦁ It allowed them to earn a living wage until the age of 25. ⦁ It gave them opportunities not available on family farms. ⦁ It permitted them to complete their schooling. &#...