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February 24, 2017
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**Statistics**

part 2 - An entertainment company owns and operates movie theaters in Wyoming. The president of the company is concerned that film rentals are hurting the business. They directed a staff member to estimate the total number of films rented by households in wyoming in a ...

*March 2, 2007 by Jason L*

**stat**

A sample of comprising 150 members is required from a population comprising 5000 members. It is known that the population falls into three categories made up of 1500 members in category A, 3000 members in category B, and 500 members in category C. Explain clearly how you would...

*August 23, 2014 by Nandy*

**statistics**

2) Two individuals are running for mayor of Tallahassee. You conduct an election survey (N = 561) a week before the election and find that 57% of the respondents prefer candidate A. Can you predict the winner (α = 0.01)? (Hint: Use 50% as the proportion of votes needed ...

*March 18, 2009 by taryn*

**stats**

Nicotine (mg) Filtered Kings Nonfiltered Kings n1 = 21 n2 = 8 sample mean = 0.94 sample mean = 1.65 s = 0.31 s = 0.16 Suppose you were to conduct a test (at the 0.05 significance level) to test the claim that king-size cigarettes with filters have a lower mean amount of ...

*August 12, 2008 by nick*

**Statistics**

Dr. Hernandez plans to measure FEV in a random sample of n young women from a certain popu- lation, and to use the sample mean y ̄ as an estimate of the population mean. Let A be the event that Hernandez’s sample mean will be within ±100 ml of the popula- tion mean. ...

*May 4, 2014 by Audrey*

**Math**

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*

**statistics help please**

The proportion of Canadians who eat breakfast regularly is 0.9. A simple random sample of 144 Canadians is taken. a. What is the probability that between 0.85 and 0.875 of the sample eat breakfast regularly? b. What is the probability that at least 0.945 of the sample eat ...

*December 4, 2011 by Jasmine*

**statistics**

The average age of a vehicle registered in the U.S. is 8 years, or 96 months. If a random sample of 36 vehicles is selected, find the probability that the mean of their age is between 98 and 100 months. Assume the standard deviation for the population is 15. (sample mean)

*December 20, 2010 by Jana*

**math**

In a random sample of 1,000 exams, the average score was 500 points with a standard deviation of 80 points. Find the interval about the sample mean such that the probability is 0.90 that the mean number lies within the interval.

*May 25, 2012 by King*

**Business**

For a continuous random variable x, the population mean and the population standard deviation are 80 and 15 respectively. You extract a sample of 25 elements from this population. The mean of the sampling distribution of the sample mean is

*May 16, 2010 by Donna*

**statistics**

If a sample of size 30 is selected, the value of A for the probability p(t¡Ý A)= 0.01 is?

*August 1, 2009 by Lina*

**statistics**

90% confidence; the sample size is 1150 of which 40% are successes.

*November 7, 2012 by Eva*

**Statistics**

the international olympic committee states that the female participate in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games was 42%, even with the new sports for women such as weight lifting, hammer throw, and modern pentathalon being added to the Games. Broadcasting and clothing companies want ...

*April 12, 2010 by Crystal*

**math**

Can I gt some help on these questions! 1.Research subjects that are divided up based on gender, age, etc. to be compared to people of the same group is what type of design experiment? 2. A biologist collects a sample of 50 snakes. The snakes have a mean length of 25 cm with a ...

*June 20, 2013 by mysterychicken*

**analysis**

What is meant by the sample space for a random experiment?

*May 17, 2012 by Kasey*

**math**

Let x1,x2,x3 be random sample of normal(6,4), find P(max{x1,x2,x3}>8)

*December 28, 2014 by assma*

**math**

Let x1,x2,x3 be random sample of normal(6,4), find P(max{x1,x2,x3}>8)

*December 28, 2014 by assma*

**math**

Let x1,x2,x3 be random sample of normal(6,4)(x+1)/2,-1<x<1,find P(max{x1,x2,x3}>8)

*December 28, 2014 by assma*

**math**

Let x1,x2,x3 be random sample of f(x)=2x,0<x<1,zero elsewhere find P(x1/x2<0.5)

*December 28, 2014 by assma*

**Statistics**

4 calculators were selected at random from a sample of 44 calculators that were defective and 22 that were in good condition. Find the probability that all 4 calculators are defective. Ok, I'll just start this one. There are 66 choose 4 samples. yes/no? What is the P of 0,1,2,...

*July 14, 2006 by I love math & science !*

**Statistics**

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

*June 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

*June 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

*June 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a calculator with mean and...

*June 11, 2011 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

An agricultural economist is interested in determining the average diameter of peaches produced by a particular tree. A random sample of 50 peaches is taken and the sample mean calculated. Suppose that the average diameter of peaches on this tree is known from previous years' ...

*March 26, 2012 by Pat*

**Stat college**

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 redd*

**Math**

A toothpaste company did a survey at the mall. They found that 42.5% of those surveyed brushed their teeth twice a day. Which random numbers would you generate on a computer spreadsheet to simulate the survey? a. random integers from 425 to 1000 b. random integers from 1 to ...

*December 12, 2013 by Brandi*

**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 ó = 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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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**

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*

**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 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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**Probability**

A customer at Cavallaro’s Fruit Stand picks a sample of 3 oranges at random from a crate containing 60 oranges, of which 4 are rotten. What is the probability that the sample contains 1 or more rotten oranges?

*July 23, 2016 by Brandon*

**Probability**

A customer at Cavallaro's Fruit Stand picks a sample of 4 oranges at random from a crate containing 50 oranges, of which 4 are rotten. What is the probability that the sample contains 1 or more rotten oranges?

*December 6, 2016 by Bobbie*

**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*

**Stats**

A dean wishes to estimate the average cost of the freshman year at a particular college correct to within $500, with a probability of 0.95. If a random sample of freshmen is to be selected and each asked to keep financial data, how many must be included in the sample? Assume ...

*December 5, 2016 by Sara*

**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*

**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*

**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**

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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**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*

**Mathematics**

If we require a margin of error of x% for the sample size n, express n in terms of x.

*October 18, 2016 by Grace*

**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*

**geometery**

In triangle ABC, the size of angle B is 55 times the size of angle A, and the size of angle C is 1111degrees° less than 44 times the size of angle A. Find the size of the angles.

*September 12, 2016 by jeff*

**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*

**statistic**

A final exam in Math 160 has a mean of 73 with standard deviation 7.73. Assume that a random sample of 24 students is selected and the test score of the sample is computed. Assuming the scores are normally distributed, what percentage of sample means are less than 76&#...

*September 11, 2016 by Anonymous*

**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**

"Suppose two independent samples have been collected.Based on a sample of 26 from the first population, you observe 14 successes. The second sample of size 26 had 17 successes. What is the critical value for a 85% confidence interval that compares these two population ...

*November 5, 2016 by Chris*

**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 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*