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October 2, 2014

October 2, 2014

**Recent Homework Questions About Statistics**

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**statistics**

Professor Smith gave a final exam in her history class. The scores on the final exam are normally distributed with a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 6. If Professor Smith wishes to give A’s to the top 4%, what would be the cutoff score be for A’s? a. 90.0 b. ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:25pm*

**statistics**

It is known that the population mean for the Full Scale IQ of the WAIS is 100 with a standard deviation of 15. A researcher assesses a sample of 200 adults and find that they have a mean Full Scale IQ of 102. The point estimate of the mean for this group is ___________ and the...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 11:18pm*

**statistics**

Ashley and Sanjay are donating blood at a local hospital. As a standard practice, the blood is screened for anemia (low levels of red blood cells), and the results are given to each donor as a z score, ranging from negative scores (low amounts of red blood cells, anemic) to ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10:49pm*

**statistics**

Leslie took two midterm exams and earned the following scores: 82 on the chemistry exam (class distribution: μ = 75, σ = 6.25) and 63 on the physics exam (class distribution: μ = 59, σ = 3.57). Rounding to two decimal points, on which exam should Leslie get...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 10:27pm*

**statistics**

People end up tossing 12% of what they buy at the grocery store (Reader's Digest, March 2009). Assume this is the true population proportion and that you plan to take a sample survey of 540 grocery shoppers to further investigate their behavior. a. Show the sampling ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:17pm*

**statistics**

Assume that the population proportion is .55. Compute the standard error of the proportion, ( ), for sample sizes of 100, 200, 500, and 1000 (to 4 decimals). a. 100? b. 200? c. 500? d. 1000?
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:16pm*

**statistics**

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:15pm*

**statistics**

Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:14pm*

**statistics**

Many drugs used to treat cancer are expensive. BusinessWeek reported on the cost per treatment of Herceptin, a drug used to treat breast cancer (BusinessWeek, January 30, 2006). Typical treatment costs (in dollars) for Herceptin are provided by a simple random sample of 10 ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 5:10pm*

**statistics**

What is wrong with the statement: It is believed that the proportion of Middle School teachers who leave the profession within 5 years is different from the proportion of High School teachers who leave the profession within 5 years. Test with a level of significance of 0.05. ...
*Monday, April 14, 2014 at 1:05pm*

**statistics**

the subway train has 18 doors and starts with 15 passenger. if each passenger is equally likely to get off at any station and the passengers leave the train independently, find the probability that 2 or more passengers leave the train through the same door
*Sunday, April 13, 2014 at 10:28pm*

**statistics**

In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 12 patients using the drug is selected. If you wanted to find the probability that exactly three will have this mild side effect, what would be the ...
*Saturday, April 12, 2014 at 11:59pm*

**Statistics **

Information from the American Institute of Insurance indicates the mean amount of life insurance per household in the United States is $120,000. This distribution follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of $38,000. (A) If we select a random sample of 58 ...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:35pm*

**Statistics **

A cola-dispensing machine is set to dispense a mean of 2.024 liters into a container labeled 2 liters. Actual quantities dispensed vary and the amounts are normally distributed with a standard deviation of 0.040 liters. What is the probability a container will have less than 2...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 7:11pm*

**Statistics**

An accelerated life test on a large number of type-D alkaline batteries revealed that the mean life for a particular use before they failed is 19.0 hours. The distribution of the lives approximated a normal distribution. The standard deviation of the distribution was 1.2 hours...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 6:17pm*

**Elementary Statistics**

There are 100 questions from an SAT test, and they are all multiple choice with possible answers of a,b,c,d,e. For each question, only one answer is correct, find the standard deviation for the numbers of correct answers for those who make random guesses for all 100 questions.
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 3:22pm*

**Statistics **

Daily output of Marathon's Grayville, LA, Refinery is normally Distributed with a mean of 232,000 barrels of crude oil per day with a standard deviation of 7,000 barrels. a. what is the probability of producing at least 232,000 barrels? b. between 232,000 and 239,000 ...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 11:05am*

**Statistics **

The Weight of a small Starbucks coffee is normally distributed random variable with a mean of 360 grams and a standard deviation of 9 grams. Find the weight that corresponds to each event. a. highest 10% b. highest 50% c. highest 5% D. highest 80% e. lowest 10% f. middle 50% g...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 10:47am*

**Statistics **

The Amount of filling a half-liter (500ml)soft drink bottle is normally distributed. The process has a standard deviation of 5ml. The mean is adjustable. A. Where should the mean be set to ensure a 95% probability that a half-liter bottle will not be under filled? B. A 99% ...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 10:39am*

**statistics**

Times for a surgical procedure are normally distributed. There are two methods. Method A has a mean of 28 Minutes and a standard deviation of 4 minutes, while B has a mean of 32 minutes and a standard deviation of 2 minutes. a)which procedure is preferred if the procedure must...
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 10:35am*

**statistics**

A large number of applicants for admission to graduate study in business are given an aptitude test with a resulting mean score of 460 with a standard deviation of 80. The top 2.5 percent of the applicants would have a score of at what? A. 606 B. 617 C. 600 D. 646
*Friday, April 11, 2014 at 10:07am*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. a. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? b. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:29pm*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Given that z is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities (to 4 decimals). a. P(z -1.5) b. P(z -2.5)
*Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 9:25pm*

**Statistics**

If a company’s total fixed costs increased by $20,000 and its contribution margin decreased by $12,000, net income would be?
*Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 4:11pm*

**statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 8:53pm*

**statistics**

There are 652 males, 396 say they have been to dentist in past year. Give a confidence interval for 90% of the population proportion.
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 6:33pm*

**Statistics**

When is it appropriate to draw a causal connection between two measurement variables? In other words, what conditions must be met in the study and in the analysis to show a causal relationship? My answer : 1.There needs to be a reasonable explanation of cause and effect. 2.The...
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 2:32pm*

**statistics**

A survey was taken in various Statistics classes and the following regression equation was obtained regarding the height and weight of students in the Statistics classes. Regression equation Height = 56.8 + 0.0712 Weight Given the regression equation above, what is the correct...
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 2:12pm*

**Statistics**

Suppose that 50% of people frequently exceed the speed limit. A random sample of 2000 people is surveyed and 55% indicate that they frequently speed. What is the value of the population percent given to you in the problem?
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 12:35pm*

**math**

Weights of the vegetables in a field are normally distributed. From a sample Carl Cornfield determines the mean weight of a box of vegetables to be 180 oz. with a standard deviation of 8 oz. He wonders what percent of the vegetable boxes he has grouped for sale will have a ...
*Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 2:24am*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Given that z is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities (to 4 decimals). c. P(z -1.5) d. P(z -2.5)
*Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:16pm*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d.What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:15pm*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 9:11pm*

**statistics**

Find the test statistic, P-value, and critical value. Round to 3 decimal places. Claim: The mean IQ score of statistics professors is greater than 118. Sample data: n = 50, x = 120. Assume that σ = 15 and the significance level is α = .05 test statistic = P-value = ...
*Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 6:55pm*

**statistics**

if 2 out of 100 second graders are randomly selected, find the probability that they are both boys and like spring. boys/spring 39
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 11:48pm*

**Statistics PLEASE HELP ME!**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 10:36pm*

**Economic/Statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:27pm*

**Statistics**

In a survey of 621 males ages 18-64 , 396 say they have gone to the dentist in the past year. Construct 90% and 95% confidence intervals for the proportion. Interpret the results and compare the widths of the confidence intervals. Please show step by step. Thank you!
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 9:09pm*

**statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:52pm*

**Statistics**

In a recent study, 100 males used a new weight-loss supplement, and all but 20 of them experienced weight loss after two weeks. In the same study, 20 females used the same supplement, and all but 4 of them experienced weight loss after two weeks. The new weight loss supplement...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 7:29pm*

**Statistics**

Professor York randomly surveyed 240 students at Oxnard University, and found that 150 of the students surveyed watch more than 10 hours of television weekly. Develop a 95% confidence interval to estimate the true proportion of students who watch more than 10 hours of ...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 6:54pm*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 5:14pm*

**statistics**

Given that z is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities (to 4 decimals). P(z -1.0) P(z -1.0) P(z -1.5) P(z -2.5) P(-3 < z 0)
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 5:13pm*

**statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Monday, April 7, 2014 at 5:13pm*

**statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:04pm*

**statistics**

Given that z is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities (to 4 decimals). P(z -1.0) P(z -1.0) P(z -1.5) P(z -2.5) P(-3 < z 0)
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:02pm*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 9:01pm*

**statistics**

11.68 is what percent of 141
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 5:47pm*

**Statistics**

1. For the following research question, specify the parameter and give the null and alternative hypotheses. "Is there a difference in the proportions of male and female college students who smoke cigarettes? 2. For the following research question, specify the parameter ...
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 4:04pm*

**Statistics**

A procedure in regression analysis where Predictor or Independent Variables are coded as 1 or 0 (representing categories) and can be used to produce ANOVA Tables under the General Linear Model is known as…?
*Sunday, April 6, 2014 at 12:42pm*

**statistics**

Given that z is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities (to 4 decimals). P(z -1.0) P(z -1.0) P(z -1.5) P(z -2.5) P(-3 < z 0)
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:42pm*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. a)What are the mean and standard deviation (to 2 decimals)? b)Why can the normal probability distribution be used to approximate this binomial distribution? c)What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (...
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:42pm*

**statistics**

Collina’s Italian Café in Houston, Texas, advertises that carryout orders take about 25 minutes (Collina’s website, February 27, 2008). Assume that the time required for a carryout order to be ready for customer pickup has an exponential distribution with a ...
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:40pm*

**Statistics**

The height of a certain species of a tree are normally distributed with a mean of 30ft and stand dev of 4ft. If a random sample of 16 of these trees is taken, what is the probability that the sample mean is less than 32fy?
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 8:03pm*

**statistics**

You are responsible for planning the parking needed for a new 256-unit apartment complex, and you are told to base the needs on the statistic “average number of vehicles per household is 1.9.” Which average (mean, median, mode) would be best if: • You wanted to ...
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 1:13pm*

**Statistics**

You take a trip by air that involves three independent flights. If there is an 67% chance each specific leg of the trip is on time, what is the probability all three flights arrive on time? (Round your answer to 3 decimal places.) Probability= ? My answer is 0.301 3 decimal ...
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 11:35am*

**Statistics**

a procedure in REGRESSION NALYSIS WHERE PREDICTOR OR INDEPENDENT VARIABLES ARE CODED AS 1 OR 0 (REPRESENTING CATEGORIES) AND CAN BE USED TO PRODUCE ANOVA TABLES UNDER THE GENERAL LINEAR MODEL IS KNOWN AS?
*Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 8:58am*

**Statistics**

You take a trip by air that involves three independent flights. If there is an 67% chance each specific leg of the trip is on time, what is the probability all three flights arrive on time? (Round your answer to 3 decimal places.) Probability =??
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 11:28pm*

**statistics**

Dylan wants to determine a 90 percent confidence interval for the true proportion of high school students in the area who attend their home basketball games. How large of a sample must he have to get a margin of error less than 0.03? [To find n, use the value p* = 1/2 for the ...
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 9:10pm*

**Business statistics**

You take a trip by air that involves three independent flights. If there is an 67% chance each specific leg of the trip is on time, what is the probability all three flights arrive on time? (Round your answer to 3 decimal places.) Probability=
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 8:19pm*

**Statistics **

A survey of top executives revealed that 37% of them regularly read Time magazine, 21% read Newsweek and 38% read U.S. News & World Report. Eleven percent read both Time and U.S. News & World Report. What is the probability that a particular top executive reads either Time or ...
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 7:46pm*

**Statistics**

You take a trip by air that involves three independent flights. If there is an 67% chance each specific leg of the trip is on time, what is the probability all three flights arrive on time? (Round your answer to 3 decimal places.) Probability=
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 6:52pm*

**Statistics**

A survey of top executives revealed that 37% of them regularly read Time magazine, 21% read Newsweek and 38% read U.S. News & World Report. Eleven percent read both Time and U.S. News & World Report. What is the probability that a particular top executive reads either Time or ...
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 6:39pm*

**Statistics**

The National Center for Health Statistics reported that of every 894 deaths in recent years, 25 resulted from an automobile accident, 185 from cancer and 309 from heart disease. What is the probability that a particular death is due to an automobile accident? 25/309 or 0.081 ...
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 6:20pm*

**Statistics **

The heights of 18 year old men are approximately normally distributed, with a mean of 67 inches and a standard deviation of 5 inches. What is the probability an 18 year old man selected at random is between 66 and 68 inches? Use FOUR decimal places.
*Friday, April 4, 2014 at 1:43pm*

**Statistics - Please help**

An experiment was conducted to determine the abrasion resistance of a new type of automobile paint. Twelve different strips of metal were painted with the new paint. The abrasion resistance of each piece was then tested on a machine. In the sample, the abrasion resistance ...
*Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 3:55pm*

**statistics**

à manufacturer of computers designed to aid social scientists in analyzing research data clams that his computers are opérational for at least 80 percent of the time. during the course of the year one computer was operational for 270 days. test, 1 percent ...
*Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 6:47am*

**statistics**

Since, in general, the longer a car is owned the more miles it travels one can say there is ______ between age of a car and milege. a positive association, no association, a negative association, a scattered association
*Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 8:09pm*

**statistics**

For each combination of sample size and sample proportion, find the margin of error for the 95% confidence level. (a) n=100 and p-hat=.56 (b) n=400 and p-hat=.56
*Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:27am*

**statistics**

An experiment was conducted to determine the abrasion resistance of a new type of automobile paint. Twelve different strips of metal were painted with the new paint. The abrasion resistance of each piece was then tested on a machine. In the sample, the abrasion resistance ...
*Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at 11:19am*

**Statistics **

9 points) In a normally distributed data set, find the value of the standard deviation if the following information is given. a. The mean is 226.2. x = 230. z = 0.2. Standard deviation
*Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 10:18pm*

**statistics**

Survey on concern for criminal in a survey 3 of 4 students said the court show too much concern for criminals find the probability that 3 out of 7 randomly selected students will agree with this statement
*Tuesday, April 1, 2014 at 9:24am*

**statistics**

The volumes of soda in quart soda bottles are normally distributed with a mean of 32.3 oz and a standard deviation of 1.2 oz. What is the probability that the volume of soda in a randomly selected bottle will be less than 32 oz?
*Monday, March 31, 2014 at 7:13pm*

**statistics**

In a statistics class of 45 students, 12 have a strong intrest in statistics. If two students are selected at random from this class, what is the propability that both of them have a strong interest in statisitcs?
*Monday, March 31, 2014 at 4:31am*

**Statistics**

I need assistance in calculating the mean and standard deviation from data collected using 2 surveys, strongly agree, agree, neutral, disagree, strongly disagree. Can someone help please? Need the raw data also.
*Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 8:10pm*

**statistics**

If boys and girls are equally likely to be born, what is the probability that in a randomly selected family of 6 children, there will be at least one boy? (Find the answer using a formula. Round your answer to three decimal places.)
*Sunday, March 30, 2014 at 4:25pm*

**Statistics**

. A 2003 Harris Poll of 993 randomly selected American adults found that 69% believed in capital punishment (death penalty). A sample size of 1010 American adults in 2000 found that 64% believed in capital punishment. Write the hypotheses for a significance test to determine ...
*Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 1:06pm*

**Statistics**

Sorry to ask another question but I keep struggling with this class. If all else remains the same, which of these will make a confidence interval for a proportion narrower? I. Increase the confidence level. II. Increase the sample size. III. Increase the margin of error. A. I ...
*Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 12:59pm*

**Statistics**

Which of these statements is always true for a researcher who is using standard statistical methods in a test of significance? A. A researcher who rejects a true null hypothesis has committed a Type II error. B. A researcher who rejects the null hypothesis has computed a test ...
*Saturday, March 29, 2014 at 12:33pm*

**Statistics**

Assume that adults have IQ scores that are normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. Find the IQ score separating the top 37% from the others. Answer in one decimal place.
*Friday, March 28, 2014 at 3:09pm*

**Statistics**

For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 11:50pm*

**Statistics**

8.Using the following statistics to describe a distribution of data, what is the interquartile range? Minimum = 13 Q1 = 25 Median = 54 Q3 = 72 Maximum = 98 25. 12. 85. 47.
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 11:26pm*

**Statistics**

For the most recent seven years, the U.S. Department of Education reported the following number of bachelor's degrees awarded in computer science: 4,253; 5,578; 6,406; 7,334; 8,728; 11,298; 15,182. What is the annual arithmetic mean number of degrees awarded? About 9,120 ...
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 10:11pm*

**Statistics**

A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:49pm*

**Statistics**

The distribution of a sample of the outside diameters of PVC gas pipes approximates a symmetrical, bell-shaped distribution. The arithmetic mean is 11.0 inches, and the standard deviation is 2.0 inches. About 68 percent of the outside diameters lie between what two amounts? 8....
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 9:10pm*

**statistics**

An airline company is considering a new policy of booking as many as 161 persons on an airplane that can seat only 140. (Past studies have revealed that only 81% of the booked passengers actually arrive for the flight.) Estimate the probability that if the company books 161 ...
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:51pm*

**Statistics**

The following are the weekly amounts of welfare payments made by the federal government to a sample of six families: $143, $138, $132, $136, $145 and $136. What is the range? $24 $9 $13 $0
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:49pm*

**Economics and Statistics**

A stockbroker placed the following order for a customer: • 50 shares of Kaiser Aluminum preferred at $100 a share • 100 shares of GTE preferred at $27.20 a share • 20 shares of Boston Edison preferred at $12.20 a share What is the weighted arithmetic mean price ...
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 8:07pm*

**Business Statistics**

What is the median of 29, 49, 27, 64, 79, 59, 29 and 41? 29.0 45.0 59.5 49.0
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 5:02pm*

**statistics**

A committee consists of five men and four women. Two people are selected at random from the committee. What is the probability that one man and one woman will be selected?
*Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 11:13am*

**Statistics**

A population has a standard deviation of 15.2. How large a sample must be drawn so that a 95% confidence interval for the population mean will have a margin error equal to 3.5?
*Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 9:37pm*

**`Statistics**

A public relations firm found only 9% of voters in a certain state are satisfied with their US senators. How large a sample of voters should be drawn so that the sample proportion of voters who are satisfied with their senators is approximately normally distributed?
*Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 9:36pm*

**statistics**

If there are 18 blue socks and 24 black socks what is the probability of pulling out 2 black socks?
*Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 5:39pm*

**Math-Statistics**

Assume you build a Candy castle for which you buy a bag of gummy bears, a block of chocolate and a bag of nuts. The weight of the three ingredients is a random variable (X1, X2 and X3) with mean weights μ1 = 200 gram, μ2 = 400 gram and μ3 = 150 gram. The bags ...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:26pm*

**Math-Statistics**

The chance that a college student has a job offer before graduation is 70%. If I sample 200 graduates… (use continuity correction) a) what is the chance more than 130 of them have a job offer? b) what is the chance less than 133 of them have a job offer? c) what is the ...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:25pm*

**Math-Statistics**

5) You know that you will inherit 20% of your uncle John’s wealth, 30% of your aunt Becky’s wealth and 50% of your parent’s wealth. Since they are not dead yet, their respective wealth is a RV and all we know is that their wealth at death is ~N and independent ...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:25pm*

**Math-Statistics**

Assume your expected lifetime income is $1.5 million and the standard deviation is $250,000. a) What is the chance that you will earn more than $1.1 million during your lifetime? b) What is the chance that you will earn less than $2 million during your lifetime? c) What is the...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 7:23pm*

**Speech- Statistic needed**

Does anyone know of any websites that have statistics on the number of people that volunteer for disaster relief in the us?
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 12:13pm*

**statistics**

help i do not understand how to solve this question: assume that blood pressure readings are normally distributed with a mean of 111 and standard deviation of 7. A researcher wishes to select people for a study but wants to exclude the top and bottom 10 percent. What would be ...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 11:31am*

**Statistics **

Twelve different video games showing substance use were observed and the duration times of game play ( in seconds) are listed below. The design of the study justifies the assumption that the sample can be treated as a simple random sample. use the data to construct a 95% ...
*Monday, March 24, 2014 at 8:34am*

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