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Recent Homework Questions About Statistics

statistics
I am trying to figure out how the answer of 0.989 came from the following equation of correlation. 7(-5)-(25)(13) _______________________ /7(127)-(25)*/x/7(71)-(13)*
Friday, January 23, 2015 by Lucy

Math (Statistics)
Hi! Can someone help me with these two questions? Thanks a bunch! :) 1.) What causes experimental probability to match theoretical probability? In theory heads and tails occur 50/50. 2.) Find a way to estimate the time to flip a coin 10,000 times; 100,000 times.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by Becky

please answer statistics
Find warranty period (in days) for a washing machine whos average (mean) life is 6 years and standard deviation of 2.5 years. Assume 365 days in a year.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by lorin

statistics
Derive one Tail and Two Tail numbers for c = 0.88 or alpha = 0.12.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by lorin

STATISTICS(PLEASE READ)
Find warranty period (in days) for a washing machine whos average (mean) life is 6 years and standard deviation of 2.5 years. Assume 365 days in a year.
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by colleen

statistics
The batting averages of the first three batters in the Eureka College women’s softball team lineup are .310, .301, and .277. If the first three batters are considered as the “lead-off group”, what is the batting average of the group?
Thursday, January 22, 2015 by patricia

statistics
The following is a list of 10 measurements: after adding and sub all 10 numbers I came up with a -29. Now it wants the sum 10/i,i than xi over 32. Do I x -29 and the 32 or do I divide. This is were I get very confused. I am sorry to ask again but I never taken statistic oh I ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by mary ann

statistics
As part of a data base on new births at a hospital some variables recorded are the age of the mother, marital status of the mother (single, married, divorced), weight of the baby, and gender of the baby. Of these variables A. age, marital status, and weight are quantitative ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by john

statistics
A) Identify the question, population, and sample. b) Discuss any potential bias or lurking variables that may affect the results.? c) Write about the extent to which we can generalize the findings to all people who use cell phones. Stewart Fist reported the results of an ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Kathryn

Statistics
A) Identify the question, population, and sample. b) Discuss any potential bias or lurking variables that may affect the results.? c) Write about the extent to which we can generalize the findings to all people who use cell phones. Stewart Fist reported the results of an ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Kathryn

statistics
A) Identify the question, population, and sample. b) Discuss any potential bias or lurking variables that may affect the results.? c) Write about the extent to which we can generalize the findings to all people who use cell phones. Stewart Fist reported the results of an ...
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by Kathryn

statistics(please answer!)
Derive one Tail and Two Tail numbers for c = 0.88 or alpha = 0.12.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by lovely

statistics(please answer!)
find P( t > 5) for DF =2.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by lovely

statistics(please answer!)
find a t score (a) such that P( -a < t < a) = 0.95. Asume sample size n = 10.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by lovely

statistics(please answer!)
Find a t score (a) such that P( -a < t < a) = 0.95. Asume sample size n = 10.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

statistics(please answer!)
What is the chance of getting 50/% correct on a test with 20 questions, each question is either True or False. Assume you are blindly guessing and answer all questions
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

Statistics (Please Please Answer!)
i bought a vegetable seed pocket containing 20 seeds. A manufacturer label on the pocket said that the seeds have at least 90% germination rate. I planted all 20 seeds following their instructions in preparing soil and water. They told me if an "unlikely event" ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

statistics(please answer!)
i bought a vegetable seed pocket containing 20 seeds. A manufacturer label on the pocket said that the seeds have at least 90% germination rate. I planted all 20 seeds following their instructions in preparing soil and water. They told me if an "unlikely event" ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

Psychology Statistics
Submit your answers to the following questions using the ANOVA source table below. The table depicts a two-way ANOVA in which gender has two groups (male and female), marital status has three groups (married, single never married, divorced), and the means refer to happiness ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Sharon

statistics
i bought a vegetable seed pocket containing 20 seeds. A manufacturer label on the pocket said that the seeds have at least 90% germination rate. I planted all 20 seeds following their instructions in preparing soil and water. They told me if an "unlikely event" ...
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

statistics
Post a null hypothesis that would use a t test statistical analysis.. Use the same hypothetical situation taken in the t test hypothesis, and turn it into a null hypothesis using a one-way ANOVA analysis and a two-way ANOVA.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015 by Sharon Argo

statistics
What is the chance of getting 50/% correct on a test with 20 questions, each question is either True or False. Assume you are blindly guessing and answer all questions
Monday, January 19, 2015 by cdizzle

statistics
Would it be appropriate to use a random number table to select a digit for each blank square in sudoku
Monday, January 19, 2015 by Venita

statistics
The 2003 Statistical Abstract of the United States reported the percentage of people 18 years of age and older who smoke. Suppose that a study designed to collect new data on smokers and nonsmokers uses a preliminary estimate of the proportion who smoke of .32. a. How large a ...
Sunday, January 18, 2015 by Anonymous

Statistics
A survey or college students collected information on several variables: distance from home, age, major, gender, and class. The variable major is A) neither categorical nor numerical B) categorical C) quantitative Please help :)
Sunday, January 18, 2015 by Macy

Statistics
When ordering vinyl replacement windows, the following variables are specified for each window. Which of these variables is quantitative? A) window style- double hung, casement, or awning B) window style- single pane or double pane C) area of the window opening in square inches
Sunday, January 18, 2015 by Macy

Statistics
An instructor asked students to name their favorite color. An appropriate graph to display the data is a... A) histogram B) pie chart C) time plot
Sunday, January 18, 2015 by Macy

math
• what is statistics • Perspective statistics • inferential statistics • Data statistics • Example of a Quantitative data • Example of a Qualitative data • What is population •what are the different scale of measurement • what are ...
Saturday, January 17, 2015 by Anonymous

law
where can I find statistics crime rates in missouri
Saturday, January 17, 2015 by patiance

statistics
In a class of 100 students, 30 are computer science majors, 49 are mechaincal engineering majors, 13 are civil engineers and the rest are general engineering majors. Assume students only have one major. If a student is chosen at random what is the probability they are: a civil...
Friday, January 16, 2015 by Phil

statistics
Use the given information to find the minimum sample size required to estimate an unknown population mean μ. How many commuters must be randomly selected to estimate the mean driving time of Chicago commuters? We want 99% confidence that the sample mean is within 4 ...
Friday, January 16, 2015 by Sarah

statistics
a statistics instructor collected data on the time it takes the students to complete a test. the test taking time is uniformly distributed within a range of 35 minutes to 55 minutes. determine the standard deviation, what is the probability a particular student will take less ...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 by sam

statistics
Statistics students were asked to go home and fill a 1-cup measure with raisin bran and to tap the cup gently on the counter 3 times to settle the contents. Then, if necessary, add more raisin bran to bring the contents exactly up to the 1-cup line. Once at the 1-cup line, the...
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 by joe

statistics
The lifetimes of light bulbs of a particular type are normally distributed with a mean of 370 hours and a standard deviation of 5 hours. What percentage of bulbs has lifetimes that lie within 1 standard deviation of the mean on either side?
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Michael

Statistics
If light bulbs have lives that are normally distributed with a mean of 2500 hours and a standard deviation of 500 hours, what percentage of light bulbs have a life less than 2500 hours
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Michael

statistics
Can you explain how to do this problem The following is a list of 11 measurements: 72, 28, 56, -47, -36, -41, 21, -31, -56, 41, -54 . Suppose that these 11 measurements are respectively labeled x1, x2,...x11 . (Thus,72 is labeled x1 ,28 is labeled x2 and so on.) Find 11 looks ...
Monday, January 12, 2015 by mary ann

Statistics
Can someone help me with this question. I am so very confused. Find the y-intercept of the line whose equation is y=0.7x +6.2. could the answer be 5
Monday, January 12, 2015 by mary ann

Statistics
Did you ever buy an incandescent light bulb that failed (either burned out or did not work) the first time you turned the switch on? When you put a new light bulb into a light fixture, you expect it to light and most of the time it does. Consider 8-packs of 60-watt bulbs and ...
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Jenny

Statistics
The image of the public library is constantly changing, and their online services continue to grow. Usage of the library's home page grew by 17% during the past 12 months. It has been estimated that the current average length of a visit to the library's home pages is ...
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Jenny

Statistics
A company that produces rivets used by commercial aircraft manufactures knows that the shearing strength (force required to breaking) of its rivets is a major concern. The company believes the shearing strength of its rivets is normally distributed with a mean of 925 lbs and a...
Monday, January 12, 2015 by Jenny

statistics
One of nature's patterns connects the percent of adult birds in a colony that return from the previous year and the number of new adults that join the colony. Following are data for 13 colonies of sparrowhawks: Percent return 73 61 79 54 75 62 53 46 57 50 62 45 35 New ...
Sunday, January 11, 2015 by Les

College Algebra
According to data from the National Vital Statistics Report, the marriage rate (marriages per 1000) can be described by y=-0.146x+11.074, where x is the number of years after 1980. For what years does this model indicate that the marriage rate was above 9 marriages per 1000? ...
Thursday, January 8, 2015 by Math Sucks

Psychological Statistics
For a population with a mean of 80 and a standard deviation of 12, what is the Z score corresponding to an individual score of 92
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 by Anonymous

Vocabulary Studies
Building and construction A. Architecture B. Engineering C. Nursing D. Statistics I think it might be A?
Tuesday, January 6, 2015 by Bryanna

Statistics
Evaluate the following. 20 divide 5+8+2x4 Thank you
Monday, January 5, 2015 by Mary Ann

Statistics
The records of a computer retail store show that out of the 100 customers who purchased a desktop computer last month, 69 also purchased a service plan that extends the warranty for an extra year. Out of the 25 customers who purchased a notebook computer last month, 20 ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 by Mary Ann

Statistics
If someone could help with this problem so I can understand how to perform the actions. In the past year, Carmen watched 51 movies that she thought were very good. She watched 60 movies over the whole year. Of the movies she watched, what percentage did she think were very ...
Monday, January 5, 2015 by Mary Ann

Statistics
[(15-8)x3-13]divide 2
Monday, January 5, 2015 by Mary Ann

probability and statistics
a certain university in the region has a population of 20000 students distributed into 15 courses and four year levels.if you would like to determine the sample size, what technique can be applied
Sunday, January 4, 2015 by fin

Statistics
A filing machine designed to fill soda bottles with 16 ouncesof soda. The distribution for the weight of the bottles is normal. Twenty bottles are selected and weighted. The sample mean is 15.3 ounces and the standard deviation is 1.5 ounces . Develop a 90% confidence interval...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by Leslie Meagan

Statistics
There are 300 students enrolled in Business Statics . Historically,exam scores are normally distributedwith a standard deviation of 30.9. Your instructor randomly selected a sample of 30 examinations and finds a mean of 74.2. Determine a 90% confidence interval for the mean ...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by Leslie Meagan

Statistics
A firm claims that only 10% of it's accounts receivables are over 30 days past due. The bank that supplies working capital or interim laons to the fimrs is suspect of the figure and accordingly takes a random samole of 100 accounts of the firm. Find the probability that ...
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by Leslie Meagan

Statistics
The age of customers for a particular retail store follows a normal distribution with a mean of 37.5 years and a standard deviation of7.6 years.What is the probability that the next customer who enters the store will be less than 42 years old?
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by Leslie Meagan

Statistics
In 2000,the average charge of tax preparation was $95.Assuming a normal distibution and standard deviation of $10.What proportion of tax preparation fees were more than $95?
Saturday, January 3, 2015 by Leslie Meagan

Math/ Statistics
The owner of a football team claims that the average attendance at home games is over 3000, and he is therefore justified in moving the team to a city with a larger stadium. Assuming that a hypothesis test of the claim has been conducted and that the conclusion is failure to ...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 by breeamberr

Math/ Statistics
A consumer advocacy group claims that the mean amount of juice in a 16 ounce bottled drink is not 16 ounces, as stated by the bottler. Determine the null and alternative hypotheses for the test described. A. H0: µ = 16 ounces Ha: µ < 16 ounces B. H0: µ &...
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 by breeamberr

Math/ Statistics
z = 1.8 for Ha: µ > claimed value. What is the P-value for the test?   A. 0.9641 B. 3.59 C. 96.41 D. 0.0359
Tuesday, December 30, 2014 by breeamberr

math
Describe a situation this week when you used math to solve a problem involving data, graphs and statistics.
Monday, December 29, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
There were 50 men and 50 women who were randomly selected from a larger population. •A t-test was conducted to compare men and women’s performance on an assessment after eating chocolate. The results showed an independent t-test value of t .05(99) = 3.43; p < ....
Monday, December 29, 2014 by Diana

statistics
A jar contains 7 red balls, 5 green balls, 4 blue balls, and 3 white balls. A sample of size 7 balls is selected at random without replacement . Find t the probability that sample contains two red balls, 2 green balls, 2 blue balls, and 1 white ball.
Friday, December 26, 2014 by kp

statistics
interested in the mean IQ score of a given group of children. It is known that the IQ scores of the group have a standard deviation of . The psychologist randomly selects children from this group and finds that their mean IQ score is . Based on this sample, find a confidence ...
Sunday, December 21, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
Write a correct alternative hypothesis for the claim that the average professional basketball player is at least 6’ 9” tall.
Friday, December 19, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
An IQ test was administered to a random sample of 26 mental patients and the mean was found to be 99.7. For this test, the population values are known to be normally distributed and with a population standard deviation of 15. Construct a 90% confidence interval for the mean IQ...
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
find the area under the curve y=3log1.2x between x = 1.2 and x = 3
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by joel

Statistics
What is the difference between normal distribution and approximate normally. Correct me if im wrong but I think the parameters of Normal is X~Normal (mu, standard deviation) but then approx. normal is X~Normal (mu, variation) im just really confused when you use each and such.
Thursday, December 18, 2014 by Sarah

Statistics
In the past, the mean running time for a certain type of flashlight battery has been 8.0 hours. The manufacturer has introduced a change in the production method and wants to perform a hypothesis test to determine whether the mean running time has increased as a result. The ...
Wednesday, December 17, 2014 by Justice

statistics HELP!
A data set includes body temperatures of healthy adult humans for which 98.1F and s= 0.56F. What is the best point estimate of the mean body temperature of all healthy humans? Using the sample statistics, construct a confidence interval estimate of the mean body temperature of...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 by Jenny

Statistics
Consumption of alcoholic beverages by young women of drinking age has been increasing in the United Kingdom, the United States, and Europe (The Wall Street Journal, February 15, 2006). Data (annual consumption in liters) consistent with the findings reported in The Wall Street...
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 by Jackie

statistics
There are three brands of milk for sale in a supermarket. Let's call them brand A, B, and C. A customer who purchases milk will choose brands A,B, and C with probability 0.6, 0.3, 0.1, respectively. Each day, the toal number of customers who purchase milk at this market ...
Sunday, December 14, 2014 by MH

statistics
In a test of the effectiveness of garlic for lowering cholesterol, 47 subjects were treated with garlic in a processed tablet form. Cholesterol levels were measured before and after the treatment. The changes in their levels of LDL cholesterol (in mg/dL) have a mean of 3.8 and...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 by Jenny

statistics
A survey found that women's heights are normally distributed with mean 63.5 in. and standard deviation 2.3 in. The survey also found that men's heights are normally distributed with a mean 68.7 in. and a standard deviation 2.8. (a) Most of the live characters at an ...
Saturday, December 13, 2014 by Kelli

Statistics
Use Bayes' theorem to solve this problem. A storeowner purchases stereos from two companies. From Company A, 550 stereos are purchased and 1% are found to be defective. From Company B, 850 stereos are purchased and 6% are found to be defective. Given that a stereo is ...
Friday, December 12, 2014 by Debbie

statistics finding the shaded region
Find the area of the shaded region. The graph depicts the IQ score of adults, and those scores are normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. The shaded region numbers are 85-120
Thursday, December 11, 2014 by Kelli

statistics probability
Assume that the thermometer readings are normally distributed with a mean of 0 degrees C and a standard deviation of 1.00 degrees C. A thermometer is randomly selected and tested. The probability of getting a reading between -1.39 degrees C and 1.69 degrees C is ____
Thursday, December 11, 2014 by Jenn

statistics
The scores for math test #3 were normally distributed. If 15 students had a mean score of 74.8% and a standard deviation of 7.57, how many students scored above an 85%?
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by ann

statistics
candidate #2 received 32% of the votes and candiate #3 received 14% of the votes, WITH a 6 % margin of error. what does this information tell us about the popularity of the candidates? 5
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by Denise

Statistics
why is this sentence false. a statistic is an event computed from a population.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by adriana

Statistics
Hello Can you help me It is reported that 72% of working women use computers at work , choose 4 working wonen at random . Find the probability taht : A : all 4 use a computer at their work B : at least one does not use a computer at work Please help me 😞
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by Rehab

Statistics
A card is selected at random from a standard deck of cards. Find the probability of randomly selecting a king given that an ace has already been selected.
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by Monica

Statistics
An ice cream store offers 10 toppings. If no topping is used more than once, in how many different ways can a four topping ice cream dessert be formed?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by Monica

fuctions and statistics
one foot is equivalent to approximately 0.3048 meters. if a building is 65-feet long, what is the length of the building in meters, to the nearest tenth?
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by stephanie

Basic Statistics
The math grades on the final exam varied greatly. Using the scores below, how many scores were within one standard deviation of the mean? How many scores were within two standard deviations of the mean? 99 34 86 57 73 85 91 93 46 96 88 79 68 85 89
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by Ann

statistics
Suppose you have information that the average stress score of students in online universities is 13.15. Using Minitab, compute a one-sample t-test to find out whether the stress scores reported by your sample are significantly different from those of the population of online ...
Tuesday, December 9, 2014 by edna

Statistics and Probability
Mallory has a credit score of 680 and she is offered and interest rate of 8.3%. is this a good offer? Explain your answer.
Monday, December 8, 2014 by Kristin

statistics
The HIM department has 200,000 active medical records and the department received 12,081 records requests during the year. The QI indicator of the HIM department is Eighty-five percent of records requests will be located within 15 minutes. Of the 12,081 records in the question...
Sunday, December 7, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
the hospital paper filing system contained 20,890 records. A total of 456 were identified as misfiled. What is the filing accuracy rate for the system? What is the percentage of misfiled records?
Sunday, December 7, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
1)According to past record the average daily sales for a sporting goods store was $3456.00. After a new advertising campaign, the manager wants to see if the average daily sales have changed. A random sample of 20 days gives a sample mean of 3655 with a standard deviation of $...
Saturday, December 6, 2014 by Bobby

Help with Statistics (T-value and decision rule)
For a random sample of 12 observations, the sample mean was 407 and the standard deviation was 6. Using the .05 significant level, answer the following questions. What would the t value be? What is the decision rule? **** I think the t-value would be t = -3.0845 Any help would...
Friday, December 5, 2014 by Jennifer

statistics
Let x denote the time taken to run a road race. Suppose x is approximately normally distributed with a mean of 190 minutes and a standard deviation of 21 minutes. If one runner is selected at random, what is the probability that this runner will complete this road race in 225 ...
Friday, December 5, 2014 by Eddie

statistics
A politician claims that she will receive 66% of the vote in an upcoming election. The results of a properly designed random sample of 145 voters showed that 80 of those sampled will vote for her. Is it likely that her assertion is correct at the 0.01 level of significance? ...
Thursday, December 4, 2014 by Err

statistics
A class has 100 students, 70 of which are boys. 70% of the boys are involved in sports, while 40% of the girls are involved in sports. A student is chosen at random. If the student chosen is a boy, what is the probability that he is involved in sports?
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by Kaylan

Ashworth College
A study of students taking Statistics 101 was done. Four hundred students who studied for more than 10 hours averaged a B. Two hundred students who studied for less than 10 hours averaged a C. This difference was significant at the 0.01 level. What does this mean?
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by justice

Statistics
A study of students taking Statistics 101 was done. Four hundred students who studied for more than 10 hours averaged a B. Two hundred students who studied for less than 10 hours averaged a C. This difference was significant at the 0.01 level. What does this mean?
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by justice

Statistics
The proportion of students who own a cell phone on college campuses across the country has increased tremendously over the past few years. It is estimated that approximately 90% of students now own a cell phone and 10% do not own a cell phone. Fifteen students are to be ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by Mackenzie

Statistics
1.A sample of 25 bottles is taken from the production line at a local bottling plant. Assume that the fill amounts follow a normal distribution. The probability is 90% that the sample variance is less than what percent of the population variance? 2. The amount of money spent ...
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by abidjan

statistics
Suppose an experiment consists of rolling a fair, six-sided number cube. What is the expected value of evens?
Wednesday, December 3, 2014 by Regina

Statistics
Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with n=3 trials and a probability of success of p= 0.90. Use a binomial probability table to find the probability that the number of successes x is exactly 1.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 by Angel

Statistics
Four pairs of data yield r=0.942 and the regression equation y-hat=3x. Also, y-bar=12.75. What is the best predicted value for x=4.3? I know that the answer is 12.5, but how do you know to use the y-bar value instead of plugging the x value into the equation?
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 by Stella

Statistics
The lifetimes of projector bulbs of a particular type are normally distributed with a mean of 470 hours and a standard deviation of 15 hours. What percentage of the bulbs has lifetimes that lie within 2 standard deviations of the mean on either side?
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 by justice

Statistics
At one college, GPA’s are normally distributed with a mean of 2.9 and a standard deviation of 0.6. Find the 70th percentile.
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 by justice

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