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Statistics
The International Olympic Committee states that the female participation in the 2000 Summer Olympic Games was 42%, even with new sports such as weight lifting, hammer throw, and modern pentathlon being added to the Games. Broadcasting and clothing companies want to change ...
October 29, 2007 by LT

Prob and Stat
A tire manufacturer guarantess that its tires will last for at least 60,000 miles. If the tire fails earlier, the manufacturer offers a prorated replacement. Too many such replacements are bad for business, so the manufacturer tests tires at random to see whether corrective ...
May 17, 2011 by Angela

Statics
You suspect that, on the average, professional baseball players are older than professional football players. A random sample of 30 professional baseball players has a mean age of 28.8 years (assume = 4). A random sample of 40 professional football players has a mean age of ...
December 2, 2012 by Heather

statistics
A population has a mean =80 and a standard deviation =8. find the mean and standard deviation of a sampling distribution of sample means with sample size=64
February 12, 2013 by antorio

Statistics
Consider the hypothesis test given by Ho:u=530, H1:u does not equal 530. In a random sample of 85 subjects, the sample mean is found to be 522.3. Also, the population standard deviation is 29. Determine the P-value for this test. Is there sufficient evidence to justify the ...
March 8, 2013 by Sandy

statistics
Starting with a population that is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 12, answer the following questions (if possible). a. What is the probability of randomly drawing a single score between 100 and 106, p(100 < X < 106)? b. What is the ...
October 15, 2011 by Daniel

STAT
it is estimated that 17% of americans have blue eyes. A random sample of 9 americans is selected. Find the probability that the sample includes exactly 2 people with blue eyes. Find the probability that the sample includes at most 2 people with blue eyes. Find the mean number ...
May 6, 2014 by Anonymous

Statistics
Are you annoyed with spam e-mail? Suppose a random sample of 200 Kent State students was asked this question of which 80% said that they are annoyed. From the provided information we can find the following: sample percent = 80% (sample proportion = .80) standard deviation (S.D...
July 9, 2012 by Sheri

math
The researcher in exercise 2 decides to conduct the same study using a within- participants design to control for differences in cognitive ability. He selects a random sample of subjects and has them study different material of equal difficulty in both the music and no music ...
September 16, 2014 by adrienne

statistics
The researcher in exercise 2 decides to conduct the same study using a within- participants design to control for differences in cognitive ability. He selects a random sample of subjects and has them study different material of equal difficulty in both the music and no music ...
September 16, 2014 by adrienne

math
Let x1,x2,x3,x4,x5 be random sample of f(x)=(x+1)/2,-1<x<1,zero elsewhere, find P(four of{x1,x2,x3,x4,x5}>0)
December 28, 2014 by assma

math
Let x1,x2,x3 be random sample of f(x)=exp(-x),x>0,zero elsewhere,if y1=x1/x2,y2=x3/(x1+x2),y3=x1+x2 find g(y1,y2,y3),g(y1),g(y2,y3)
December 28, 2014 by assma

math
Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to estimate the number of items that its workforce can produce on average each hour now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly ...
April 23, 2016 by tim

statistics
homework due by 8am on 2/26...spent too much time with bad websites....still no answers....need help with simple random sample...Have 460 clients...need SRS of 20 clients for survey...Have a number table to select sample from:13873 81598 95052 90908 73592 75186 87136 95761 ...
February 25, 2007 by nancy

statistics
Scores on a certain test are normally distributed with a variance of 14. A researcher wishes to estimate the mean score achieved by all adults on the test. Find the sample size needed to assure with 95% confidence that the sample mean will not differ from the population mean ...
September 13, 2010 by Sarah

alg
Find the sample size that produces the margin of error 3.0%
May 12, 2008 by jerson

algebra
Find the sample size that produces the margin of error 3.0%
May 12, 2008 by jerson

business statistics
If a sample of size 30 is selected, the value of A for the probability p(>- A) = 0.01 is?
August 1, 2009 by Bryant

Staitstics
What statistical test would be appropriate for a sample size of 25
November 8, 2011 by Tommy

Statistics
Find t-value for sample size n = 16 and area to the right 0.10
February 22, 2012 by Tina

statistics
simple randon sampling uses a sample size n
June 30, 2014 by Anonymous

Statistics
Pop. Mean =87 Standard deviation=8 Sample size=64
February 2, 2015 by Denise

Hypothesis Test
A test of hypothesis is performed to determine whether the proportion of Montrealers (population 1) who want the decriminalization of marijuana is greater than the proportion of Torontonians (population 2) who want decriminalization of marijuana. A random sample of 120 ...
November 16, 2013 by Simon

statistics
3. The mean volume of draught beer served in pint glasses in a particular pub is known to be 0.564 litres. A consumer organization takes a random sample of 64 pints of draught beer and finds that the standard deviation of this sample is 0.025 litres. What is the probability ...
November 5, 2011 by najma

statistic
Two samples each of size 25 are taken from independent populations assumed to be normally distributed with equal variances. The first sample has a mean of 35.5 and standard deviation of 3.0 while the second sample has a mean of 33.0 and standard deviation of 4.0. The pooled (i...
March 17, 2015 by joanne

Statistics
A random sample of 14 college female students revealed their average height was 66.1 inches. a) How many students should be in a samle if a 95% confidence interval is to have a margin of error of only plus/minus 1 inch? Is that the only information you were given? Were you not...
July 30, 2007 by Kasey

Statistics
In an elementary school, 25% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 64 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
June 2, 2013 by Sarah

Statistics
In an elementary school, 25% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 64 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
June 2, 2013 by Sarah

Statistics
In an elementary school, 25% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 64 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
June 2, 2013 by Sarah

Statistics
In an elementary school, 25% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 64 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
June 2, 2013 by Sarah

Statistics
In an elementary school, 25% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 64 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
June 2, 2013 by Sarah

Stats
In an elementary school, 29% of children wear glasses. Suppose that a random sample of 31 children is selected. Find the mean number of children in the sample who wear glasses. Round your answer to the nearest integer.
October 13, 2015 by Semmy

statstics
a report says 65% of vechiles sold were SUV's. A random sample of 100 vechiles sold in last month is taken. Use the central limit theorem, find the probability that most 70% of the vechiles in the sample were SUV's
August 25, 2014 by bob

Math
When a truckload of apples arrives at a packing plant, a random sample of 250 is selected and examined for bruises, and other defects. The whole truckload will be rejected if more than 5% of the sample is unsatisfactory. Although it is not known, in fact 8% of the apples on ...
October 8, 2012 by Jonathan

Statistics
When a truckload of apples arrives at a packing plant, a random sample of 250 is selected and examined for bruises, and other defects. The whole truckload will be rejected if more than 5% of the sample is unsatisfactory. Although it is not known, in fact 8% of the apples on ...
October 8, 2012 by Jonathan

math
Sheldon needs to buy 8 gallons of ice cream. Cold Farms price small size $2.50 for 1 pint large size $4.50 for 1 quart Cone Dreams price of small size $4.25 large size $9.50 for 1 gallon Which size container of Cold Farm ice cream is the better deal? Explain Which size and ...
December 14, 2014 by Sam

Data Analyse
Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to estimate the number of items that its workforce can produce on average each hour now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly ...
April 29, 2016 by Lau

Math Statistics
3. Suppose 20% of all heart transplant patients do not survive the operation. a. Think about taking repeated random samples of 371 patients from this population. Describe how the sample proportion who die would vary from sample to sample. (Hint: Be sure to refer to the shape, ...
July 22, 2013 by TCaesar

statitics
Suppose that a sample of n = 1,600 tires of the same type are obtained at random from an ongoing production process in which 8% of all such tires produced are defective. What is the probability that in such a sample 150 or fewer tires will be defective
March 27, 2012 by Chris

statitics
Suppose that a sample of n = 1,600 tires of the same type are obtained at random from an ongoing production process in which 8% of all such tires produced are defective. What is the probability that in such a sample 150 or fewer tires will be defective
March 27, 2012 by Chris

Math
Having trouble knowing where to start with this one: A maker of tools claims the average amount of time it takes to assemble a table saw is 50 mins with a standard deviation of 40 mins. What is the probability that the sample mean will be less than 44 mins if a random sample ...
March 23, 2010 by Len

statistics
Scores on a certain test are normally distributed with a variance of 91. A researcher wishes to estimate the mean score achieved by all adults on the test. Find the sample size needed to assure with 95.44 percent confidence that the sample mean will not differ from the ...
June 25, 2011 by vina

statistics
From a shipment of 350 batteries, a sample of 125 was selected at random and tested. If 25 batteries in the sample were found to be dead, how many dead batteries would be expected in the entire shipment?
February 13, 2013 by Anonymous

statistics
Assume a simple random sample has been taken, the conditions for binomial distribution are met and the sample proportions can be approximated by a normal distribution. In order to evaluate a course of therapy to treat brain tumors, a sample of 300 patients revealed that 96 ...
December 5, 2012 by Ox

statistics
Assume a simple random sample has been taken, the conditions for binomial distribution are met and the sample proportions can be approximated by a normal distribution. In order to evaluate a course of therapy to treat brain tumors, a sample of 300 patients revealed that 96 ...
December 5, 2012 by Ox

statistic****help*****
Show all your work. Indicate clearly the methods you use because you will be graded on the correctness of your methods as well as on the accuracy of your results and explanation. A simple random sample of adults living in a suburb of a large city was selected. The age and ...
March 19, 2014 by akiba

English
What size do you wear? 1. A size six. 2. I wear a size six. 3. I wear size six. ======================= Which ones are correct answers? Do we have to use 'a' or not before 'size six'?
September 2, 2015 by rfvv

statistics
Suppose that large dogs weights are normally distributed with a mean of 100 pounds and a standard deviation of 10 pounds. If one of these dogs is picked random: a) what is the probability that the dog will weigh over 110 pounds? b) what is the probability that the dog will ...
March 26, 2010 by Anonymous

Math
A vending machine has marbles of 4 different colors: Red, blue, purple,and yellow. The marbles are well mixed. You drop a quarter into the machine and you get 2 random marbles. Write out the sample space for the experiment. The sample space should be N = 10.
July 11, 2012 by Meredith

statistics
A manufacturer wishes to estimate the reliability (in months) of a certain product. An estimate of the population standard deviation from a previous sample was 12 months. If the manufacturer desires to be within 4 months of the true value with approximately 80% confidence, ...
November 8, 2011 by Larry

Statistics
According to one survey, the mean serum cholesterol level for U.S. adults was 195.1, with a standard deviation of 41.5. A simple random sample of 95 adults is chosen. Find the 46 percentile for the sample mean. Write only a number as your answer. Round to one decimal places.
October 6, 2015 by Tommy

maths
a box contains 20 fuses ,out of which ,5 are defective.if a sample of 3 fuses is chosen from the box at random without replacement,find the probability that x fuses in this sample will be defective
February 11, 2012 by ashely

statistical applications
when is random sampling not the best approach to sample selection?
March 8, 2010 by anette

math
Find the probability between 42 and 48 speeders in a random sample of 100
May 2, 2013 by john jones

STATISTIC***HELP
Show all your work. Indicate clearly the methods you use because you will be graded on the correctness of your methods as well as on the accuracy of your results and explanation. A simple random sample of adults living in a suburb of a large city was selected. The age and ...
March 18, 2014 by KIBA

statistics and probability
scores on a nationwide professional qualifying exam, have a mean of 600 and a standard deviation of 50.A random sample of 100 examinees was selected.The sample mean was 360.what was the standardized value or z-score of the sample mean in this instance. soln: Z=VALUE-MEAN/...
December 3, 2015 by masinde

statistics
You are a travel agent and wish to estimate, with 98% confidence, the proportion of vacationers who use an online service or the Internet to make travel reservations. Your estimate must be accurate within 4% of the population proportion. a) No preliminary estimate is available...
April 6, 2011 by alex

statistics
How does the sample size differ between qualitative and quantitative methods? Why?
October 20, 2008 by nicky

statistics
2. How does the sample size differ between qualitative and quantitative methods? Why?
October 22, 2008 by nicky

statistics
If a sample of size 30 is selected, the value of A for the probability P(t greater or less A) = 0.01 is?
August 1, 2009 by Lina

statistics
Population Mean: 170 STD: 62.3 Sample size 100 95% CI 99%CI
February 10, 2014 by Anonymous

statistic
For a given month, a random sample of 30 sales girls from a superstore has a sample mean of salary of RM 800 with standard deviations of RM 140. Estimate the mean monthly salary for all employees using the 95% confidence interval.(what does mean of 95% confidence level?)
September 27, 2011 by niki

Statistics
I have another Stats question i'm confuesed on. classify the sample as random, systematic, covenience, stratified, or cluster. A marketing executive fo General Motors finds that its public department has just printed envelopes with the names and addresses of all Corvette ...
January 21, 2013 by Gavin

Statistics
A marketing research firm wishes to determine if the residents of Caldwell, Idaho, would be interested in a new downtown restaurant. The firm selects a simple random sample of 120 phone numbers from the Caldwell phone book and calls each household. Only 62 of those called are ...
November 9, 2015 by Kevin

Stats
Recently, an automobile insurance company performed a study of a random sample of 15 of its customers to determine if there is a positive relationship between the number of miles driven and the age of the driver. The sample correlation coefficient is r=.38. Given this ...
June 13, 2011 by Breezy

Business 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 loans to the firms is suspect of the figure and accordingly takes a random sample of 100 accounts of the firm. Find the probability that the ...
March 16, 2015 by Leo Elvis

math
identify the variable, population and is this quantitative or qualitative The archaeological site of Tara is more than 4000 years old. Tradition states that Tara was the seat of the high kings of Ireland. Because of it's archaeological importance, Tara has received extensive ...
June 8, 2013 by marie

Math Stats
Suppose that a random sample of n kernels of popcorn is taken and x of these kernels pop. The buyer wants to be 95% sure that the point estimate for p will be within 0.01.If no preliminary study is done to estimate p, how large a sample should the buyer use? If a preliminary ...
March 28, 2012 by Apryl

AP Stat
A random sample of 15 people is taken from a population in which 40% favour a particular political stand. What is the probability that exactly 6 individuals in the sample favour this political stand? 0.4000 0.5000 0.4000 0.2066 0.0041
November 24, 2009 by Cb

Statisics
I need help on this question i am confused. I don't think the answers i got are right The library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What is the probability ...
February 20, 2011 by Mike

algebra
in triangle ABC, the size of angle B is 5 times the size of angle A and the size of angle C is 9 degrees less than 4 times the size of angle A Find the size of angle A
February 17, 2012 by Anonymous- boy

Statistics
a laptop manufacturer finds that the average time it takes an employee to load a laptop with software is 20 minutes with a standard deviation 8 minutes. suppose you take a random sample of 81 employees. the standard deviation of the sample mean is?
October 6, 2014 by Kalyssa

stats
A simple random sample of 30 items resulted in a sample mean of 15. The population standard deviation is σ = 8. Round your answers to two decimal places. a. What is the standard error of the mean, σx? b. At 95% confidence, what is the margin of error?
April 22, 2016 by Anonymous

Math I need help ASAP!
1. which of the following is true of a random sample? a. it is the only way to sample a population. b. each member of the sample is a volunteer. c. it is always the easiest way to sample a population. d. each member of the population has an equal chance of being selected. 2. ...
May 27, 2015 by Carolina

STATISTICS
The number of boxes of girl scout cookies sold by each of the girl scout in a city has a distribution which is approximately normal with a mean=75 boxes and a standard deviation=30 boxes.... 1.) find the probability that scout chosen at random sold between 60 and 90 boxes. 2...
August 10, 2011 by Mason

STATISTICS HELP PLEASE!
suppose you wish to estimate a population mean based on a random sample of n observations, and prior experience suggests that sd=12.7. if you wish to estimate the mean correct to within 1.6, with probability equal to .95, how many observations should be included in your sample?
November 15, 2010 by Courtney

statistics
A psychologist wants to estimate the variance of employee test scores. A random sample of 18 scores had a sample standard deviation 10.4. Find a 90% confidence 2 interval for the population variance. What assumption, if any, have you made in calculating this interval estimate?
November 9, 2011 by Janelle

statistics
The average temperature in households is 67.6 degrees F. The standard deviation is 4.2 degrees F. A random sample of 51 households is to be selected What is the probability that the average of this sample will be within 1.4 STANDARD ERRORS of the population mean?
September 28, 2012 by Kristin

Math
will someone just double check my answers, please. Identify which types of sampling is used:random,stratified, systematic,convenience. 1. a sample consists of every 20th student who leaves the bookstore. answer:systematic 2. a pollster uses a computer to generate 500 random ...
April 15, 2010 by Charlene

stats of biologists
a manufacturer claims that the life time of a certain brand of batteries has a varaince of 5000(hours)^2. a sample of 26 has a variance of 7200(hours)^2. assuming that it is reasonable to treat these data as a random sample from a normal population, test the manufacturer's ...
February 14, 2013 by Aboli

Probability and Statistics
A research psychologist believes that professional athletes tend to be more confident than the typical person. From previous testing, he knows that the scores for people in the general population are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 72 and standard deviation ...
April 29, 2012 by Kim

Statistics 2 please give answers to the below ques
According to a study conducted by a statistical organization, the proportion of americans who are satisfied with the way things are going in their lives is 0.82. Suppose that a random sample of 105 Americans is obtained. (Please answer the below and round to four decimals ...
November 26, 2014 by LADO

Math
At your summer with a research company, you must get a random sample of people from your town to answer a question about spending habits. Which of the following Methods is most likely to be random? a)You survey customers at the local shopping mall b)You survey people chosen ...
May 28, 2014 by Dope Fresh Nation

Statistics
A large furniture store has begun a new ad campaign on local television. Before the campaign, the long term average daily sales were $24,819. A random sample of 40 days during the new ad campaign gave a sample mean daily sale of x(bar)=$25,910 with sample standard deviation s...
May 9, 2012 by Matt

math
A simple random sample of 800 individuals provides 250 Yes responses.
November 17, 2015 by bob

Statistics
Hoping to lure more shoppers downtown, a city builds a new parking garage in the central business district. The city hopes that the parking revenues will pay for the garage. During a recent two month period (44 days), the city statistician calculated the 95% confidence ...
November 10, 2013 by Katie

statistics
A random sample of 384 people in Dalto City, a mid-sized city, revealed 112 individuals who work at more than one job. A second random sample of 432 workers from East Dettweiler, another mid-sized city, found 91 people who work at more than one job. To conduct a significance ...
October 26, 2012 by Derp

statistics
A random sample of 384 people in Dalto City, a mid-sized city, revealed 112 individuals who work at more than one job. A second random sample of 432 workers from East Dettweiler, another mid-sized city, found 91 people who work at more than one job. To conduct a significance ...
November 4, 2012 by John

Statistics
A random sample of 384 people in Dalto City, a mid-sized city, revealed 112 individuals who work at more than one job. A second random sample of 432 workers from East Dettweiler, another mid-sized city, found 91 people who work at more than one job. To conduct a significance ...
November 5, 2012 by John

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

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

business
MGT635-1003B-04 International Business Operations Management Assignment Name: Unit 5 Individual Project Deliverable Length: 6-7 body pages Details: As the production manager for an electronic circuit company you have encountered the following situation. Part 1 A process for ...
August 15, 2010 by 1SGCalhoun

statistics
A random sample of 150 investment bankers (population 1) had thirty percent who expressed dissatisfaction with their choice of career. A random sample of 200 financial analysts (population 2) had forty-two percent who expressed dissatisfaction. In testing the hypothesis that a...
March 27, 2015 by Anonymous

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)?
April 21, 2014 by Vanessa

ap stats need help
Continuous Random Variable, I Let X be a random number between 0 and 1 produced by the idealized uniform random number generator described. Find the following probabilities: a.P(0X0.4) b.P(0.4X1) c.P(0.3X0.5) d.P(0.3(<X<0.5) e.P(0.226X0.713) f.What ...
March 10, 2009 by chris

Statistics
How long does it take to have food delivered? A Chinese restaurant advertises that the mean delivery will be no more than 30` minutes. A random sample of delivery times is shown below. Based on this sample data, is the mean delivery time different than 30 minutes? Use a 5% ...
March 25, 2012 by Jasmine

stats
An automobile repair shop has determined that the average service time on an automobile is 2 hours with a standard deviation of 32 minutes. A random sample of 64 out of 400 services is selected. What is the probability that this sample will have a mean service time greater ...
November 11, 2009 by sandy

Data Structures and Algorithms
The "random" numbers produced by computers aren't purely random. They are actually pseudo-random, meaning that they are produced by mathematical formulas that simulate randomness.The linear congruential generator takes a seed X0 and generates subsequent pseudo-random numbers ...
July 22, 2013 by John Berkhamp

Statistics
A university has 1,000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250-gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation ...
October 27, 2013 by Shelby

Statistics
The null and alternate hypotheses are: H0: μ1 = μ2 H1: μ1 ≠ μ2 A random sample of 15 items from the first population showed a mean of 50 and a standard deviation of 5. A sample of 12 items for the second population showed a mean of 46 and a standard ...
October 21, 2012 by Anonymous

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