The ratio of apples to oranges at a fruit stand is 4 to 5. There are 60 oranges at the stand. How many apples are at the fruit stand?
In a survey of 1233 people, 917 people said they voted in a recent presidential election. Voting records showed that 72% of eligible voters actually did vote. Given that 72% of eligible voters actually did vote, find the probability that among 1233 randomly selected voters, at...
An engineer is going to redesign an ejection seat for an airplane. The seat was designed for pilots weighing between 140 lb and 181 lb. The new population of pilots has normally distributed weights with a mean of 146 lb and a standard deviation of 28.9 lb. A) If a pilot is ran...
In a genetics experiment on peas, one sample of offspring contained 421 green peas and 166 yellow peas. Based on these results, estimate the probability of getting an offspring pea that is green. Is the result reasonably close to the value of 3/4 that was expected ?
The probability of a randomly selected car crashing during a year in a certain country is .0479. If a family has three cars, find the probability that at least one of them has a car crash during a year.
Sorry, forgot the last line - Find the probability that not enough seats will be available.
An airline has a policy of booking as many as 17 persons on an airplane that can seat only 16. (Past studies have shown that only 89% of the booked passengers actually arrive for a flight.) Find the probability that if an airline books 17 persons, not enough seats will be avai...
How do I figure out the answer to this ? It's been a while since I came across one like it; On a test, 6.25% of the questions are answered incorrectly. If 5 questions are answered incorrectly, how many questions are on the test ?
third one is 0.55
0.015 moles of a compound are dissolved in 18 fl. oz. of water. At what temperature will the solution begin to freeze? The density of water is 1.00g/mL