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December 21, 2014

December 21, 2014

**Recent Homework Questions About Statistics**

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**Statistics**

In one-way ANOVA involving three groups, the alternative hypothesis would be considered correct if, in the population, a. all means were equal. b. two means are equal but the third is different. c. all three means have different values. d. either (b) or (c) above is true.
*Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 12:54pm*

**Statistics**

Professor Casey performs a t test of Ho: u1 - u2=0 using a-.01 and finds a significant difference between Xmean1 and Xmean2. From this we can infer. a. a large difference between u1 and u2. b. an important difference betwee u1 and u2. c. u1 and u2 to be unequal. d. all of the ...
*Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 12:51pm*

**ap statistics**

Seventy-five (75) people with hypertension were given a new drug for the treatment of their condition. Blood pressure was lowered sufficiently to reduce the risk of serious outcomes in 20 of the 75 patients.
(B) Calculate a 95% confidence interval for the proportion. ...
*Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 10:41am*

**statistics**

A researcher is testing the effect of a new cold and flu medication on mental alertness. A sample of n=9 college students is obtained and each student is given the normal dose of the medicine. Thirty minutes later, each students performance is measured on a video game that ...
*Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 12:19am*

**Statistics **

If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 11:06pm*

**statistics**

for a hypothesis comparing two population means, what is the critical value for a one-tailed hypothesis test, using a 5percent level of significance level, with both sample sizes equal to 13? the standard deviations for the samples are 5 and 7. assume the population standard ...
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:30pm*

**statistics**

if we are testing for the difference between two populations, it is assumed that the two populations are approximately normal and have equal variances, true or false
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:28pm*

**statistics**

A clinical psychologist notices that admission to the psychiatric hospital she works at seem to vary by season. Using a chi-square test, she rejects the null hypothesis that hospital admission is independent of season. What conclusions can she make? a. Hospital admissions are ...
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 9:15pm*

**Statistics**

A song must be n longer than 3 minutes and 30 seconds, or (210 seconds) Micheal Jackson founds out that his mean song length is 244.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 29/3 seconds. What is the null hypothesis and the alternative hypothesis, what is the right formula and ...
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 2:33pm*

**Statistics**

A song must be n longer than 3 minutes and 30 seconds, or (210 seconds) Micheal Jackson founds out that his mean song length is 244.6 seconds with a standard deviation of 29/3 seconds. What is the null hypothesis and the alternative hypothesis, what is the right formula and ...
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 12:34am*

**Statistics**

Construct a 95% confidence interval for population mean: My friends measured 40 fish and found that the mean length of the fish sampled was 3.7 cm with a standard deviation of 0.5 cm.
*Monday, April 28, 2014 at 12:06am*

**Economics and statistics **

If the critical z value for a hypothesis test equals 2.45, what value of the test statistic would provide the least chance of making a Type I error? 3.74 10,000 2.46 4.56
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:52pm*

**Statistics**

What percentage of cats sleep less than 10 hours? What percentage sleep more than 20 hours
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:33pm*

**Statistics**

the average numbers of hours a cat sleep is approximately normally distributed with a mean of 15 hours and a standard deviation of 1.7 hours; what percentage of cats sleep between 13 and 18 hours
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:54pm*

**Statistics**

The claim that "38% of those persons who retired from an industrial job before the age of 60 would return to work if a suitable job was available," is to be investigated at the 0.02 level of risk. If 86 out of the 200 workers sampled said they would return to work, ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 6:16pm*

**Statistics**

A simple random sample of 27 adult mice has a length standard deviation of 0.66 mm. Using a 0.10 level of significance, does it appear that these mice come from a population with a length standard deviation of 0.87 mm?
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 5:57pm*

**Statistics**

A simple random sample of 27 adult mice has a length standard deviation of 0.66 mm. Using a 0.10 level of significance, does it appear that these mice come from a population with a length standard deviation of 0.87 mm?
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 4:46pm*

**Statistics**

One survey by the American Medical Association showed that among 785 randomly selected people who completed four years of college, 81.7% do not smoke. Use a 0.01 significance level to test the claim that people who completed four years of college are more likely to not smoke ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 4:46pm*

**statistics**

For which of the following would it be most appropriate to use an ANOVA to analyze the data? A. A researcher is interested in determining the most effective format for advertising. He randomly assigns 60 people to one of three groups: (1) television commercial, (2) radio ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 4:42pm*

**Statistics**

Health issues due to being overweight affect all age groups. of children and adolescents 6-11 years of age,18.8% are found to be overweight. A school district randomly sampled 130 in this age group and found that 20 were considered overweight. at Alpha =.05 is this less than ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 3:55pm*

**Statistics**

Two groups of climbers (team A and Team B) attempt to climb Mount everest using different routes. The probability of Team A reaching the summit is .70, The probability of Team B reaching the summit is .85. A. Sue calculated the probability the both teams reach the top in the ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 1:13pm*

**Statistics **

One survey by the American Medical Association showed that among 785 randomly selected people who completed four years of college, 81.7% do not smoke. Use a 0.01 significance level to test the claim that people who completed four years of college are more likely to not smoke ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 12:32pm*

**statistics**

If 30% of people in an area are registered voters and 15 people are selected at random from the area: A. what is the probability that at most 3 out of the 15 people are registered voters? B. could we have used the normal approximation to the binomial in part b? Explain why or ...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 11:11am*

**Statistics**

A simple random sample of 27 adult mice has a length standard deviation of 0.66 mm. Using a 0.10 level of significance, does it appear that these mice come from a population with a length standard deviation of 0.87 mm?
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:35am*

**statistics**

A basketball scout randomly selected 144 players and timed how long each player took to perform a certain drill. The times in this sample were distributed with a mean of 8 minutes. The population standard deviation was known to be 3 minutes. A. find the critical value for a 95...
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:32am*

**statistics**

A random sample of 49 credit ratings is obtained, and it is found that they have a (sample) mean of 679.3 and a sample standard deviation of 95.9. Using a 0.05 level of significance, test the claim that these credit ratings are from a population with a mean that is equal to 700.
*Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 10:32am*

**statistics (7)**

The average cost per night of a hotel room in New York City is $273 (SmartMoney, March 2009). Assume this estimate is based on a sample of 45 hotels and that the sample standard deviation is $65. a. With 95% confidence, what is the margin of error (to 2 decimals)? b. What is ...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 10:45pm*

**statistics**

The state bridge design engineer has devised a plan to repair North Carolina's 4420 bridges that are currently listed as being in either poor or fair condition. The state has a total of 13,168 bridges. Before the governor will include the cost of this plan in his budget, ...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 3:10pm*

**ap statistics**

What would the null and alternate hypothesis be? A fire insurance company felt that the mean distance from a home to the nearest fire department in a suburb of Chicago was at least 4.7 miles. It set its fire insurance rates accordingly. Members of the community set out to show...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:12pm*

**ap statistics**

What would the null and alternate hypothesis be for this problem? The manager at Air Cargo feels that the weights of packages shipped recently are less than in the past. Records show that in the past packages have had a mean weight of 36.7 lb. and a variance of 201.64 lb2. A ...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 2:11pm*

**statistics**

Some students were asked, "Would you date someone with a great personality even though you did not find that person to be attractive?" Of the 131 women surveyed, 61.1% said yes, and of the 61 men surveyed, 42.6% said yes. Is there sufficient evidence to conclude that...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11:37am*

**statistics**

A researcher believe that college students spend a different amount of time talking on the phone than they do instant messaging. She takes a random sample of 12 college students and records the number of hours per week each student spends on each activity and plans to test at ...
*Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 11:34am*

**ap statistics**

A fire insurance company felt that the mean distance from a home to the nearest fire department in a suburb of Chicago was at least 4.7 miles. It set its fire insurance rates accordingly. Members of the community set out to show that the mean distance was less than 4.7 miles. ...
*Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:35pm*

**ap statistics**

The manager at Air Cargo feels that the weights of packages shipped recently are less than in the past. Records show that in the past packages have had a mean weight of 36.7 lb. and a variance of 201.64 lb2. A random sample of last months shipping yielded a mean weight of 32.1...
*Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:33pm*

**statistics**

Which of the following statements is correct? A. An extremely small p-value indicates that the actual data differs markedly from that expected if the null hypothesis were true. B. A large p-value indicates that the data is consistent with the alternative hypothesis. C. The p-...
*Friday, April 25, 2014 at 10:29am*

**ap statistics**

What is the mean of the sample means? What is the standard deviation of the sample means?
*Friday, April 25, 2014 at 9:43am*

**Statistics **

For the following set of scores: X Y 6 4 3 1 5 0 6 7 4 2 6 4 a) Compute the Pearson correlation. b) Add 2 points to each X value and compute the correlation for the modified scores. How does adding a constant to every score affect the value of the correlation? c)Multiply each ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 10:54pm*

**statistics**

In which of the following situations would it not be appropriate to use a paired t-test to analyze the data? A. A marriage therapist believes that many couples have different perspectives regarding the state of their marriages, prior to the start of couples therapy. In order ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 9:14pm*

**Statistics**

From the following list of number of discharges each day in September, compute the mean, median, mode, and range. Round the mean and median to one decimal point. Day # of discharges 1 27 2 22 3 35 4 63 5 42 6 55 7 62 8 65 9 32 10 35 11 36 12 75 13 65 14 84 15 37 16 38 17 62 18...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5:25pm*

**ap statistics**

Which of the following is not correct? A. The rejection region is controlled by the alpha level and the alternate hypothesis. B. The p-value measures the probability that the null hypothesis is true. C. The probability of a Type I error is controlled by the selection of the ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:55pm*

**ap statistics**

In hypothesis testing, β is the probability of committing an error of Type II. The power of the test, 1 - β, is then: A. the probability of failing to reject H0. B. the probability of rejecting H0 when HA is true C. the probability of failing to reject H0 when H0 is ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:51pm*

**ap statistics**

An unnoticed mechanical failure has caused one-fourth of a machine shop’s production of 10000 pistol firing pins to be defective. A random sample of 25 firing pins was drawn from the population. a.) Explain why this random variable has a binomial distribution? (2 points) ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:20pm*

**ap statistics**

An unnoticed mechanical failure has caused one-fourth of a machine shop’s production of 10000 pistol firing pins to be defective. A random sample of 25 firing pins was drawn from the population. a.) Explain why this random variable has a binomial distribution? (2 points) ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:08pm*

**ap statistics**

What is the mean of the sample means? What is the standard deviation of the sample means?
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 3:08pm*

**ap statistics**

In a survey, 600 mothers and fathers were asked about the importance of sports for boys and girls. Of the parents interviewed, 70% said the genders are equal and should have equal opportunities to participate in sports. B. Using the normal approximation without the continuity ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 2:54pm*

**ap statistics**

An unnoticed mechanical failure has caused one-fourth of a machine shop’s production of 10000 pistol firing pins to be defective. A random sample of 25 firing pins was drawn from the population. a.) Explain why this random variable has a binomial distribution? (2 points) ...
*Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 2:34pm*

**Statistics**

Prof. C is studying a population of the elementary school pupils in a school district with data on all its children. Another prof. suggests he calculate a confidence interval to estimate the mean age of the children. Prof C responds that it is not necessary. Explain why Prof. ...
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:51pm*

**statistics (7)**

The average cost per night of a hotel room in New York City is $273 (SmartMoney, March 2009). Assume this estimate is based on a sample of 45 hotels and that the sample standard deviation is $65. a. With 95% confidence, what is the margin of error (to 2 decimals)? b. What is ...
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:11pm*

**statistics (6)**

The International Air Transport Association surveys business travelers to develop quality ratings for transatlantic gateway airports. The maximum possible rating is 10. Suppose a simple random sample of 50 business travelers is selected and each traveler is asked to provide a ...
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:44pm*

**statistics (4)**

For a t distribution with 16 degrees of freedom, find the area, or probability, in each region. a. To the right of 2.120. (Use 3 decimals.)
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:44pm*

**statistics (10)**

Annual starting salaries for college graduates with degrees in business administration are generally expected to be between $30,000 and $45,000. Assume that a 95% confidence interval estimate of the population mean annual starting salary is desired. What is the planning value ...
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 8:43pm*

**Statistics and probability**

a sample of 500 drivers was asked whether or not they speed while driving. The following table gives a two-way classification: speed Never Speed totals male 222 78 300 female 128 72 200 totals 350 150 500 We wish to test whether gender and speeding are related at the 1% ...
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 4:09pm*

**statistics**

Data were collected on 100 students regarding their class and major. The data are summarized in the following contingency table. What is the probability of randomly selecting a sophomore or an undeclared student?
*Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 11:23am*

**statistics (10)**

Annual starting salaries for college graduates with degrees in business administration are generally expected to be between $30,000 and $45,000. Assume that a 95% confidence interval estimate of the population mean annual starting salary is desired. What is the planning value ...
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:15pm*

**statistics (7)**

The average cost per night of a hotel room in New York City is $273 (SmartMoney, March 2009). Assume this estimate is based on a sample of 45 hotels and that the sample standard deviation is $65. a. With 95% confidence, what is the margin of error (to 2 decimals)? b. What is ...
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:08pm*

**statistics (4)**

For a t distribution with 16 degrees of freedom, find the area, or probability, in each region. a. To the right of 2.120. (Use 3 decimals.)
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:05pm*

**statistics (6)**

The International Air Transport Association surveys business travelers to develop quality ratings for transatlantic gateway airports. The maximum possible rating is 10. Suppose a simple random sample of 50 business travelers is selected and each traveler is asked to provide a ...
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:04pm*

**Statistics PLEASE HELP ME!**

The Wall Street Journal reported that automobile crashes cost the United States $162 billion annually (The Wall Street Journal, March 5, 2008). The average cost per person for crashes in the Tampa, Florida, area was reported to be $1599. Suppose this average cost was based on ...
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:38pm*

**Statistics**

The ABC Self-Concept Inventory has a split- half reliability coefficient of 0.90 and the XYZ Self-Concept Inventory has a Spearman- Brown reliability coefficient of 0.90. And if all factors are equal, which instrument would be chose to use?
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 3:13pm*

**statistics**

If M=1000; SD=200. What score do 20% of the test-takers score?
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 12:23pm*

**statistics**

We guess, based on historical data, that 30% of graduating high-school seniors in a large city will have completed a first-year calculus course. What's the minimum sample size needed to construct a 95% confidence interval for a proportion with a margin of error of 2.5%?
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 11:56am*

**statistics**

The process that produces Sonora Bars (a type of candy) is intended to produce bars with a mean weight of 55 gm. The process standard deviation is known to be 0.77 gm. A random sample of 49 candy bars yields a mean weight of 55.82 gm. Find the test statistic to see whether the...
*Tuesday, April 22, 2014 at 10:46am*

**statistics**

If an instrument requires some professional judgments in scoring, then the manual should also include information on a. Interrater RELIABILITY b. Corrections of the reliability coefficients using the Spearman-Brown formula c, Both KR 20s and KR 21s d. Test retest reliability ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 9:12pm*

**statistics**

Annual starting salaries for college graduates with degrees in business administration are generally expected to be between $30,000 and $45,000. Assume that a 95% confidence interval estimate of the population mean annual starting salary is desired. What is the planning value ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:39pm*

**statistics**

How large a sample should be selected to provide a 95% confidence interval with a margin of error of 10 (to the nearest whole number)? Assume that the population standard deviation is 40.
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:38pm*

**statistics**

The average cost per night of a hotel room in New York City is $273 (SmartMoney, March 2009). Assume this estimate is based on a sample of 45 hotels and that the sample standard deviation is $65. a. With 95% confidence, what is the margin of error (to 2 decimals)? b. What is ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:38pm*

**statistics**

The International Air Transport Association surveys business travelers to develop quality ratings for transatlantic gateway airports. The maximum possible rating is 10. Suppose a simple random sample of 50 business travelers is selected and each traveler is asked to provide a ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:38pm*

**statistics**

For a t distribution with 16 degrees of freedom, find the area, or probability, in each region. a. To the right of 2.120. (Use 3 decimals.) b. To the left of 1.337. (Use 2 decimals.) c. To the left of -1.746. (Use 2 decimals.) d. To the right of 2.583. (Use 2 decimals.) e. ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:37pm*

**statistics**

The Wall Street Journal reported that automobile crashes cost the United States $162 billion annually (The Wall Street Journal, March 5, 2008). The average cost per person for crashes in the Tampa, Florida, area was reported to be $1599. Suppose this average cost was based on ...
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:36pm*

**statistics**

A simple random sample of 40 items resulted in a sample mean of 25. The population standard deviation is 5. a. What is the standard error of the mean (to 2 decimals)? b. At 95% confidence, what is the margin of error (to 2 decimals)?
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 7:35pm*

**statistics**

Using the 95% level of confidence, what is the confidence interval for the proportion of households represented at a town meeting
*Monday, April 21, 2014 at 4:12pm*

**Statistics**

On an exam on probability concepts, Sue had an answer of 13/8 for one problem. Explain how she knew that this result was incorrect.
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 11:27pm*

**statistics**

A sociologist is interested in the relation between x = numberof job changes and y = annual salary (in thousands of dollars) forpeople living in the Nashville area. A random sample of 10people employed in Nashville provided the followinginformation: x (number of job changes) 4...
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:43pm*

**Statistics**

Recently, a university surveyed recent graduates of the English Department for their starting salaries. Four hundred graduates returned the survey. The average salary was $25,577. The population standard deviation is $2,566. What is the 95% confidence interval for the mean ...
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:41pm*

**Statistics**

A survey of an urban university (population of 25,450) showed that 878 of 1,119 students sampled supported a fee increase to fund improvements to the student recreation center. Using the 95% level of confidence, what is the confidence interval for the proportion of students ...
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 3:45pm*

**Statistics**

Mileage tests were conducted on a randomly selected sample of 100 newly developed automobile tires. The results showed that the average tread life was 52,515 miles with a standard deviation of 3,550 miles. What is the best estimate of the average tread life in miles for the ...
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 3:27pm*

**statistics**

Fill in the blanks with the appropriate raw scores, z-scores, T-scores, and percentile ranks. NOTE: the Mean = 50, SD = 5. ________________________________________ Raw z T %ile ________________________________________ 35 1.2 35 16
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 10:40am*

**statistics**

P(-1.86<z<0)=
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 10:38am*

**statistics**

The Acme Candy Company claims that 60% of the jawbreakers it produces weigh more than .4ounces. 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?
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 8:32am*

**statistics**

data shows number of absent student of statistic ciass. 3,5,7,4,6,0,1,4,3,2,8,5,4,7,1,5,2,6,7,8,3,9,1,0,5,6, form a frequency distribution by taking one class interval.
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:39am*

**statistics**

discuss the contribution of computer in the development of science and technology
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:33am*

**statistics**

3coins are tossed calculate the followin probabilities p(3heads) p(2heads and 1 tail) p(3 tails)
*Sunday, April 20, 2014 at 5:20am*

**statistics**

The average age for licensed drivers in a county is µ= 42.6, σ= 12 and the distribution is approximately normal. A county police officer was interested in whether the average age of those receiving parking tickets in the county differed from that of the average age ...
*Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 6:59pm*

**statistics**

Scores on a national exam assume a normal distribution with a population mean of 50 and population standard deviation of 10 points. A sample of 36 exam scores was selected from UCA with a mean score of 58 points. Using a significance level of 0.01, determine whether scores on ...
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:49pm*

**statistics**

The mean score for all individuals who took the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) in 2010 was 155 and the standard deviation was 7. 9. What is the z score for a person, who received an LSAT score of 167? a. +1.71 b. +1.64 c. +1.74 d. -1.71 10.What is the raw score for a person ...
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 8:42pm*

**Statistics**

A random sample of 47 students studied for an average of 7.1 hours last week. If the population standard deviation is 1.2 hours, what is the 90% confidence interval for the population mean?
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 11:19am*

**Statistics **

A sample of 50 homes in a subdivision revealed that 24 were ranch style. a) Construct a 98 percent confidence interval for the true proportion of ranch-style homes b) Check the normaility assumption.
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 9:57am*

**statistics**

in throwing two dice find the probability ofcoming even number on both probability of coming odd number on dice probability of different number on both dice
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 9:24am*

**statistics**

a box contain five silp of paper marked 1,2,3,4and5 tow silp are selected without replacement,list the possible vaule for each of following random variable the sum of two number on two silp the difference between the first and second number
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 9:17am*

**Statistics**

Hi, Are market returns (with numbers such as -3.45, 4, 2.456 representing the "returns") ordinal or nominal data? Thanks!
*Friday, April 18, 2014 at 1:40am*

**Statistics Emergency please**

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)What is the probability ...
*Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1:17pm*

**Statistics Emergency please**

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 ...
*Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 12:34pm*

**Language Arts**

Read the following sentence from the editorial: "We learn that all of our moments can be filled with joy if we only open our hearts to our pets." How is faulty reasoning shown in this sentence? A. The author exaggerates the effect of owning a pet. B. The author makes...
*Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 11:09am*

**statistics**

According to an Internet posting, 80% of adults enjoy drinking beer. If a group of 3 adults is selected at random, find the probability that all of them enjoy drinking beer is:
*Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 12:27am*

**statistics**

A standardized third grade reading test, called the We Can Read Test, has a mean of 50 with a standard deviation of 10. A developmental psychologist conducts a study, where he assesses the reading ability of a random sample of 75 third graders using the We Can Read Test, and ...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:48pm*

**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 ...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:05pm*

**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...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 5:04pm*

**Statistics**

A survey asked 2000 people whether or not they frequently exceed the speed limit. The collected data is summarized in the following contingency table. The goal is to determine if there is a difference in the population proportion that say “yes” when comparing those ...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 2:24pm*

**Statistics**

An ESP experiment is done in which a participant guesses which of 8 cards the researcher has randomly picked, where each card is equally likely to be selected. This is repeated for 200 trials. The null hypothesis is that the subject is guessing, while the alternative is that ...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 12:20pm*

**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...
*Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 11:04am*

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