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April 16, 2014

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Is this right?? Stats....
How many green elements are required to make this a legitimate probability distribution if there are a total of 50 elements in this sample? x red blue orange brown green P(x) 0.20 0.16 0.28 0.24 Would it be 0.12??

PLZ help!! Stats....
In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 14 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly two will have this mild side effect (B) at least three will have this mild...

Stats
How many green elements are required to make this a legitimate probability distribution if there are a total of 50 elements in this sample? x red blue orange brown green P(x) 0.20 0.16 0.28 0.24 Would it be 0.11??

Stats
In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 14 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly two will have this mild side effect (B) at least three will have this mild...

Stats
Classify the following as discrete or continuous random variables. (A) The time it takes to run a marathon (B) The number of fractions between 1 and 2 (C) A pair of dice is rolled, and the sum to appear on the dice is recorded (D) The length of a broad jump I got: (A) Continuo...

Stats
A bag of colored blocks contains the following assortment of colors: red (18), blue (14), orange (20), purple (14), green (10), and yellow (4). Construct the probability distribution for x. I'm so lost....

PLZ HELP....STATS
You are given the following data. # of Absences Final Grade 0 96 1 92 2 71 3 66 4 60 5 51 A. Find the correlation coefficient for the data. B. Find the equation for the regression line for the data, and predict the final grade of a student who misses 3.5 days.

NEED HELP PLZ!!! STATS
Three cards are selected, one at a time from a standard deck of 52 cards. Let x represent the number of tens drawn in a set of 3 cards. (A) If this experiment is completed without replacement, explain why x is not a binomial random variable. (B) If this experiment is completed...

Stats
USA snapshot presented a bar graph depicting business travelers’ impression of wait times in airport security lines over the past 12 months. Statistics were derived from Travel Industry Association of American Business Traveler Survey of 2034 respondents. Is this a probab...

Stats
You are given the following data. # of Absences Final Grade 0 96 1 92 2 71 3 66 4 60 5 51 A. Find the correlation coefficient for the data. B. Find the equation for the regression line for the data, and predict the final grade of a student who misses 3.5 days.

Stats
Three cards are selected, one at a time from a standard deck of 52 cards. Let x represent the number of tens drawn in a set of 3 cards. (A) If this experiment is completed without replacement, explain why x is not a binomial random variable. (B) If this experiment is completed...

Stats
Oh....I understand a little better now...thank you!

Stats
The linear correlation coefficient is a numerical value that ranges from -1.00 to +1.00. Describe in a sentence or two the meaning of each of these correlation coefficients: a) -1.00 b) +1.00

Statistics
So they are all probability distributions?

Statistics
USA snapshot presented a bar graph depicting business travelers’ impression of wait times in airport security lines over the past 12 months. Statistics were derived from Travel Industry Association of American Business Traveler Survey of 2034 respondents. Is this a probab...

Statistics
The following data lists the average monthly snowfall for January in 15 cities around the US: 29 26 6 46 17 34 15 45 19 43 37 6 9 33 37 Find the mean, variance, and standard deviation.

Plz help me Sue!!
oh....so i get x = 53??

Plz help me Sue!!
Did i do that correctly??

Plz help me Sue!!
81 = (x + 352)/5 81 = 352x/5 81 = 70.4x x = 1.15??

Plz help me Sue!!
Starting with the data values 70 and 100, add three data values to the sample so that the mean is 81, the median is 91, and the mode is 91. How do i do this??

Statistics
Starting with the data values 70 and 100, add three data values to the sample so that the mean is 81, the median is 91, and the mode is 91. How do i do this??

Stats....plz help....
can u plz help me with the other problem i posted? i need help so bad! thank u!!

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ok thank u!!

Stats....plz help....
5.04? but how did u come up with multiplying it by 9? because it's the highest number?

Stats....plz help....
001136688999??

Stats....plz help....
Rank the following data in increasing order and find the position and value of the 56th percentile. Please show all of your work. 0 1 6 8 9 9 8 6 3 1 0 9 How do i find the position and value of the 56th percentile??

Math-confused...plz help
I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 183 and 227 for a data set with a mean of 205 and standard deviation of 11. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 99.7% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of...

Please tell me if i did this correct
Given the following frequency distribution, find the mean, variance, and standard deviation. Please show all of your work. Errors Frequency 51-53 9 54-56 19 57-59 16 60-62 24 63-65 25 This is what I got: Mean = 59.19 Variance = 1.43 Standard Deviation = 2.05

Stats
still confused....

Stats
Start with x=75 and add four x values to make a smaple of five data such that the standard deviation of these data equals 0.

Stats
so the SD = 30??

Stats
V = 30^2 = 900??

Stats
A set of 50 data values has a mean of 15 and a variance of 36. Find the standard score of a data value = 30

Stats
001136688999?? How do I find the position and value of the 56th percentile?

Stats
Rank the following data in increasing order and find the position and value of the 56th percentile. Please show all of your work. 0 1 6 8 9 9 8 6 3 1 0 9

Stats
yay!! thank u!!

Stats
Z = 64-51/5.0 = 13/5.0 = 2.6 Z = 47-51/5.0 = -4/5.0 = -0.8 Is this correct?

Stats
A Math test has a mean of 51 and standard deviation of 5.0. Find the corresponding z scores for: I. a test score of 64 II. a test score of 47

Stats
okay so the first would be 0.75 correct? the second one would be 3 = -16.46 -3 = -16.46 is this correct?

Stats
1. Z = (s-205)/11 = 205/11 = 18.63??? This one confuses me 2. I have no idea how to do this.... Please help!!

Stats
I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 183 and 227 for a data set with a mean of 205 and standard deviation of 11. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 99.7% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of...

Stats.....plz help me.....
Given the following frequency distribution, find the mean, variance, and standard deviation. Please show all of your work. Errors Frequency 51-53 9 54-56 19 57-59 16 60-62 24 63-65 25

Math
How are z scores and the "empirical rule" related?

Math Help
looks correct to me

Stats
Given the following frequency distribution, find the mean, variance, and standard deviation. Please show all of your work. Errors Frequency 51-53 9 54-56 19 57-59 16 60-62 24 63-65 25

Can someone help me please?
Statistics confuses me....thank you for your help :)

Can someone help me please?
A set of 50 data values has a mean of 15 and a variance of 25. Find the standard score of a data value = 20

Help plz!! Math....
hmmmm....this is so confusing for me....

Help plz!! Math....
I apologize...thank you....so is it A data point of 20 is one standard deviation above the mean of 15, so the standard or "z" score is 1.0

misin ideas
regular aerobicise an individual more endurance tha show cause and effect

Chemistry
When a 5.50g sample of solid sodium hydroxide dissolves in 100.0 g of water in a coffee cup calorimeter, the temperature of rises from 21.6 degrees C to 37.8 degrees C. Calculate Change of heat for the reaction in kJ (also in kJ/mol NaOH) for the solution process. Assume the s...

algebra
Find the length of the golden rectangle whose width is 14.72

Fibonacci numbers
I have been working on this question all day and can not figure out what to do. The question says according to the Quadratic Formula, the solutions of x^2-x-1=0 I know the positive solution is the golden rule ratio and the negative solution is the conjugate of 0(with a slash t...

algebra - reply to answer
why is this a poor model for hitting a baseball? y = -0.002x^2 + 0.879x + 3.981 I know it gets hit at approx. 4 feet high. The -a gives the right shape like a hill. There's a -4.48 and 443.95 zero, which can be hit for distance. The max is (219.75, 100) so that seems doabl...

algebra Please Help
New question: A baseball was 2.74 feet above ground when it was hit. It reached a max. height of 116.3ft when it was approx 215.3 ft away from where he hit the ball. The ball lands after travelling a ground distance of approx 433.1 ft. Find an equation of form y = A(x-h)^2 + k...

algebra
why is this a poor model for hitting a baseball? y = -0.002x^2 + 0.879x + 3.981 I know it gets hit at approx. 4 feet high. The -a gives the right shape like a hill. There's a -4.48 and 443.95 zero, which can be hit for distance. The max is (219.75, 100) so that seems doabl...

algebra
Suppose the ball was 2.74 feet above ground when it was hit. It reached a max. height of 116.3ft when it was approx 215.3 ft away from where he hit the ball. The ball lands after travelling a ground distance of approx 433.1 ft. -- find an equation in form of y=C(x-z1)(x-z2) wh...

Microeconomics
Baseballs cost $5 and baseball gloves cost $20. Assume you have $100 total to spend on these items. Construct a table similar to the one on page 158. What is the point, based on the Equimarginal Rule, that has equal marginal benefit (or the closest) for the two purchases?

Biology
Can DNA control how many teeth we will have?

Fibonacci Numbers
Thank you Jennifer! I just figured out where I went wrong in wording the problem. a= 2x8=16 b=2x15=30 c=9+25=34 16^2+30^2=34^2 256+900=1156 1156=1156 Thank you for helping to guide me in the right direction. One more problem to go by Friday...I just may be calling on you!

Fibonacci Numbers
I think it is the fibonacci numbers and the wording of the word problem. I thought I had to add 4 and 2 together to get the 6 and then square it. I am just confused. Thanks

Fibonacci Numbers
This is not a test question, but I did not know what the appropriate topic for my question is. If I used the terms 2, 3, 4, 8 consecutive terms of the Fibonacci sequence. "a" is the first and fourth terms and "b" is twice the product of the second and third...

biology
Hi there! I have this question for my bio/genetics homework, and I can't seem to figure it out. It reads, "A true-breeding red snapdragon is crossed to a true-breeding white snapdragon. The F1 progeny are all red. When the F1 is selfed, the following F2 progeny are ob...

Fibonacci numbers
I have three problems to answer dealing with Fibonacci numbers. I understand the first two, but would like for reassurrance that they are correct and lost on the last one and could use some help. Thank you. 1. Fibonacci numbers can not be used more than once. Find sums for num...

statistics
For a distribution in which the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 12, find the following: the percentile of a score of 106.

PHYSICS! HELP PLEASE
start the shopper at (0,0) After pushing the cart 43 m south, he's now at (0, -43) After turning west and pushing the cart 15 m, he's now at (-15, -43) Now he has to turn 90 degrees again. . . he will then be going either north or south. . . south will result in the la...

economics
Looks right to me!

Science
A 73 kg student traveling in acar with a constant velocity has a kinetic energy of 1.3 x 10^4 J. What is the speedometer reading of the car in km/h?

business law
what is the gist of proximate cause? why do courts struggle with its concept?

algebra
p^2+p+4=0

physics
a ball is thrown up with an initial velocity 20m/s. using g=10m/s2, a) what's the maximum height it can reach. b) what is the magnitude and direction of the ball's velocity 1 second after it is thrown. c) what is the magnitude and direction of the ball's velocity 3...

nursing evidence
_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 1. Information used to conduct our lives _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 2. To solve a problem by collecting the necessary pieces of information and putting them together _ _ _ _ _ AND _ _ _ _ _ 3. Try several approaches until one works _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ 4. Do what feels l...

Chemistry
It still doesnt make aense because the answer comes out to 240 liters.

Chemistry
I still do not understand.

Chemistry
Calculate the amount of 6 M nitric acid you need to add to fully react with .5 grams of copper and add a 20 percent excess.

Trigonometry
In a right triangle ABC, C = 90°, B = 38° 35' and a = 6.434 mi. Solve for all the missing parts using the given information. (Round each answer to three decimal places for sides and to two decimal places for angle.)

Chemistry
Never mind, I figured it out

Chemistry
A 41 g piece of ice at 0.0 degree Celsius is added to a sample of water at 8.6 degree Celsius. All of the ice melts and the temperature of the water decreases to 0.0 degree Celsius. How many grams of water were in the sample?

chemistry
thought it asked for school, why does it matter anyways

Cypress
Suggest any limitations to the use of recrystallization as a purification method for a solid.

physics
I'm suppose to draw velocity time and acceleration time graph for a rocket that is launched vertically into the air and falls back down to its initial height. We are to assume that x axis is up. So would I draw an curved figure like a downward parabola or a straight vertic...

Chemistry
The label on a 1-pint bottle of mineral water lists the following components. If the density is the same as pure water and you drink 3 bottles of water in one day, how many milligrams of each component will you obtain? calcium 28 ppm

Chemistry
In the manufacturing of computer chips, cylinders of silicon are cut into thin wafers that are 2.80 inches in diameter and have a mass of 2.00g of silicon. How thick (mm) is each wafer if silicon has a density of 2.33g/cm^3? (The volume of a cylinder is V=(pi)r^{2}h.)

chemistry
nevermind, I just figured it out

chemistry
Suppose you have two 100-{\rm mL} graduated cylinders. In each cylinder there is 58.5mL of water. You also have two cubes: One is lead, and the other is aluminum. Each cube measures 2.0cm on each side. After you carefully lower each cube into the water of its own cylinder, wha...

Chemistry
In the explosion of a hydrogen filled balloon, 0.50 g of hydrogen reacted with 4.0 g of oxygen to form how many grams of water vapor? (water vapor is the only product)

Algebra
A car can average 140 miles on 5 gallons of gasoline. Write an equation for the distance "d" in miles the car can tavel on "g" gallons of gas?

algebra
3/11 minutes

math
keith scored 75,86,79,91 what score must he recieve on on the fifth test to have a mean of 85 ?

Physics
You are on a boat heading out to sea. The boat is going 5m/s toward a buoy (the origin in your chosen frame of reference) that is 300 meters away. How long will it take to be 500 meters beyond the buoy?

math
3. Indicate whether each of the given statements could apply to a data set consisting of 1,000 values that are all different. a. The 29th percentile is greater than the 30th percentile. (True or False) b. The median is greater than the first quartile. (True or False) c. The th...

statistics
how to do the problem? I'm lost

Macroeconomics
. Application 3 to chapter 15 (page 340) suggests increased health care expenditures will crowd out other expenditures. What component of GDP do you think will suffer? Using that same argument, Nebraska has debated casino gambling several times. Proponents say the additional e...

Maths
Find the gradient of the line joining the points (5,2) and (6,3)

math.
A theater purchases $500 worth of Sticky Bears and chocolate bombs. Each bag of Sticky Bears costs $1.50 and each bag of Chocolate Bombs costs $1.00. If a total of 400 bags of candy were purchased, how many bags of Chocolate Bombs did the theater buy?

Statistics
Twenty (20) students randomly assigned to an experimental group are studying for a test while listening to classical music. Thirty (30) students randomly assigned to a control group are studying for the same test in complete silence. Both groups take the test after studying fo...

comp/155 week 4 assignment
need help

MATH
A parking lot has 5 spots remaining and 5 different cars in line waiting to be parked. If one of the cars is too big to fit in the two outermost spots, in how many different ways can the five cars be arranged?

math
solve by the substitution method 5x+7y=6 -6x+y=21

Hum/205 college level
OK, I fixed it. The history of the Western Art is a steeped in religious symbolism; but all art is in one way or another, an extension of the religious urge in humanity. However to some westerners it is often difficult to leave the comfort domain of a familiar religious iconog...

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