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September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014

Number of results: 9,899

**Statistics**

For an IQ test, we know the population n=100 and the ox = 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N = 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution? (c...
*February 3, 2014 by Tonya*

**Statistics**

Please help me with this question: For an IQ test, we know the population 5 100 and the X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means...
*February 2, 2014 by Tonya*

**Math (Statistic)**

Considered the sampling distribution of a sample mean obtained by random sampling from an infinite population. This population has a distribution that is highly skewed toward the larger values. a) How is the mean of the sampling distribution related to the mean of the ...
*February 19, 2007 by Jennifer*

**Statistics**

How do frequency tables, relative frequencies, and histograms showing relative frequencies help us understand sampling distributions? A. They help us to measure or estimate of the likelihood of a certain statistic falling within the class bounds. B. They help us visualize the ...
*September 26, 2010 by Randy*

**Math- Statistics**

A random sample of size 36 is to be selected from a population that has a mean μ = 50 and a standard deviation σ of 10. * a. This sample of 36 has a mean value of , which belongs to a sampling distribution. Find the shape of this sampling distribution. * b. Find the ...
*February 8, 2011 by Tammy*

**statistics**

An SRS of size n is taken from a large population whose distribution of income is extremely right-skewed and the mean income is calculated. Which of the following statements is false? a) When n > 30, the sampling distribution of is approximately normal. b) When n increases...
*April 17, 2012 by Anna*

**PSY**

For an IQ test, we know the population _ 5 100 and the _X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution...
*February 2, 2014 by Joy*

**Psychology **

For an IQ test, we know the population _ 5 100 and the _X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution...
*February 2, 2014 by Joy*

**statistics**

what is sampling distribution and sampling distribution of means?
*November 21, 2010 by ash*

**Statistics**

Run the simulation using n = 3= and n=10 for a uniform, a bell-shaped, and a skewed distribution. Identify the mean of the sampling distribution of sample means for each distribution
*January 31, 2011 by Bose*

**Statistics**

Trying to finish an assignment: What happens to the power of the z test when the standard deviation increases? and Is the shape of a sampling distribution always the same as that of the null hypothesis population? Thanks! As the SD increases, the exactness of the estimate of a...
*December 27, 2006 by Cheri*

**Statistics **

A random sample of size 36 is to be selected from a population that has a mean μ = 50 and a standard deviation σ of 10. - - Find the mean of this sampling distribution. - Find the standard error of this sampling distribution.
*September 30, 2011 by robyn*

**Statistics**

The t distribution should be used when ___. the sampling population is not normal the sampling population is unimodal The sampling distribution is normal and the population standard deviation is unknown the population standard deviation is known
*June 22, 2010 by John*

**Statistics**

Under what circumstances does the sampling distribution of the proportion approximately follow the normal distribution?
*June 3, 2011 by Dan*

**Statistics**

When finding a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of size 11, which assumption is made? The standard deviation is fixed. The sampling distribution of z is normal. The sampling distribution of the sample means is approximately normal. There is no ...
*October 26, 2012 by What?*

**statistics**

Suppose that the ages of students at a particular university average 26 years with a standard deviation of 2.8 years. Consider the sampling distribution of the sample mean age of students in a sample of n = 49. The mean of the sampling distribution is __________
*July 9, 2014 by Taylor*

**business statistics**

The sampling distribution of x bar must be a normal distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation 1. true or false
*July 11, 2011 by CS*

**statistics**

Run the simulation using n = 30 and N = 10 for a uniform, a bell-shaped, and a skewed distribution. § Identify the mean of the sampling distribution of sample means for each distribution. § Evaluate if the results are what you expected for each distribution. Run the simulation...
*January 28, 2011 by ray*

**AP Statistics**

When finding a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of size 11, which assumption is made? The standard deviation is fixed. The sampling distribution of z is normal. The sampling distribution of the sample means is approximately normal. There is no ...
*October 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

Is there a rule to figure out if this is a true or false statement? A sample size of 900 is not large enough to conclude that the sampling distribution of p is a normal distribution, when the estimate of the population proportion is .995.
*October 24, 2010 by none*

**statistics**

Will the sampling distribution of means be approximately normal if n=25 or so, even if the frequency distribution of X values is not normal?
*September 25, 2011 by Carol*

**Statistics**

Is a sampling distribution always the same as the curve for a null hypothesis? How does the power of a z test change when sigma increases? Assuming that they are caused solely by chance, sampling distributions will approximate a normal distribution more closely as the size of ...
*December 27, 2006 by Cheri*

**Statistics**

Assume a population of any 4 numbers(suppose: 4,8,15,19). Select a random sample of size 2 with replacement from the population. List all the possible samples and their corresponding values of x̄ “x-bar” and then find the probability distribution of “X-bar” study the ...
*November 16, 2010 by Ali*

**Statistics**

Assume that a test is given to a large number of people but we do not yet know their scores or the shape of the score distribution. Can we be sure that the sampling distribution of the mean for this test will be normally distributed? Why or why not?
*November 18, 2013 by Mikos*

**statistics**

Assume that a test is given to a large number of people but we do not yet know their scores or the shape of the score distribution. Can we be sure that the sampling distribution of the mean for this test will be normally distributed? Why or why not?
*November 18, 2013 by Mikos*

**Statistics**

A researcher found a sample proportion of 0.94 for estimating the population proportion of freshmen at a university who had Facebook accounts. If the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sampling proportion is 0.02, what is a 95% confidence interval for the ...
*May 18, 2012 by Mary*

**Statistics for healt professional**

Calculate the sampling distribution parameters U=80,O=10,s=8,n=25
*September 15, 2012 by CArline*

**Statistics and Probability**

A computer supply house receives a large shipment of blank CDs each week. Past experience has shown that the number of flaws per CD can be described by the following probability distribution, where the random variable X represents the number of flaws per CD. x P(X = x) 0 0.65 ...
*March 9, 2011 by Adam*

**Statistics**

M80,sd10,s8,n25 how do I calculate the sampling distribution parametes
*May 13, 2012 by Mildred*

**statistics**

Can any help me how to solve below problem.? I am student and learning OC curve and double sampling plan. Can you someone help me how to understand this concept? A shipment of 1000 items is to be inspected on a sampling basis. The producer and the consumer have agreed to adopt...
*October 9, 2011 by saran*

**statistics **

One method for estimating the availability of office space in large cities is to conduct a random sample of offices, and calculate the proportion of offices currently being used. Suppose that real estate agents believe that of all offices are currently occupied, and decide to ...
*March 26, 2012 by tea*

**statistics**

Is the standard deviation of the entire sampling distribution of means a statistic or a parameter?
*March 1, 2010 by KLM*

**statistics**

for the following data, calculate the sampling distribution parameters. u=120, o= unknown, s= 18, n=36
*January 18, 2012 by jim*

**statistics **

The sample mean to be calculated from a random sample of size n= 4 from a population consists of eight measurements (2, 6, 9, 12, 25, 29, 39, 50) . find the sampling distribution of y .(Hint : there are 70 samples of size 4 when sampling from a population of eight measurements )
*November 14, 2010 by koky*

**Statistics**

What is the mean and standard deviation of 63.7%? What is the mean and standard deviation of 61.4%? Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 63.7% Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 61.4%? Please help I am so lost...
*October 16, 2013 by Lisa*

**Statistics**

What is the mean and standard deviation of 63.7%? What is the mean and standard deviation of 61.4%? Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 63.7% Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 61.4%? Please help I am so lost...
*October 17, 2013 by Lisa*

**statistics**

For a population with a mean of 30 and standard deviation of 6, describe the sampling distribution of the means for samples of N=9.
*November 3, 2009 by Ashley*

**Statistics**

How large a smaple from a N(80,20) population is needed so that the sampling distribution of the mean has a standard deviation of 1?
*January 4, 2011 by Alana*

**Statistics**

How large a sample from N(80,20) population is needed so that the sampling distribution of the mean has a standard deviation of 1?
*January 4, 2011 by Casey*

**statistics**

for the following data calculate the sampling distribution parameters where, µ=120 ó=unknown,s=18,n=36, how can we find E[M] and SE[M]
*July 22, 2012 by joshy*

**statistics**

the mean annual income for adult women in one city is and the standard deviation of the incomes is The distribution of incomes is skewed to the right. For samples of size 30, which of the following statements best describes the sampling distribution of the mean?
*April 8, 2012 by Taisha*

**statistics**

the assets (in billions of dollars)of the four wealthiest people in a particular country are 46,34,12,10. Assume that the samples of size 2 are randomly selected with replacement from this population of four values. After listing the possible sample and finding the mean of ...
*December 20, 2011 by nannie*

**Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illus**

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 1.The average annual salary for all U.S. teachers is $29,863. Assume that the distribution is normal and the standard deviation is $5,200. a.Find the probability that a randomly selected teacher earns at ...
*February 27, 2013 by Rhea*

**statistics**

Suppose a population distribution of SAT scores has population mean 500 and population standard deviation 100. What is the mean of the sampling distribution of sample means, ybar , calculated from samples of size n = 36
*November 11, 2011 by Emmily*

**statistics **

According to internal testing done by the Get-A-Grip tire company, the mean lifetime of tires sold on new cars is 23,000 miles, with a standard deviation of 2500 miles. a) If the claim by Get-A-Grip is true, what is the mean of the sampling distribution of for samples of size...
*March 26, 2012 by tea*

**Math/Statistics**

STATISTICS PLEASE HELP!!!!! I am sorry this is jy second time posting, but I really need help. I have tried contacting my teacher and classmates with no luck. Please just steer me in the right direction!: Suppose cars arrive at Burger King's drive-through at the rate of 20 ...
*October 22, 2011 by Jake*

**statistics**

Number sampled is 1,000 and mean is 7.2 on a scale from 1-10 how do I determine standard deviation. Can we answer this with using the sampling distribution of the sample proportion?
*February 13, 2010 by mark*

**Sampling Distribution**

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 4.The average breaking strength of a certain steel cable is 2000 pounds, with a standard deviation of 100 pounds. A sample of 20 cables is selected and tested. Find the sample mean that will cut off the ...
*February 27, 2013 by Tina*

**statistics**

I'm working on a statistics project and need to evaluate the expected value using hypergeometric distribution. I am unsure which variable to assign with value in the probability and expected values for the following data: "you work for a manufacturer who recieves regular ...
*March 16, 2009 by cp*

**statistics**

I'm working on a statistics project and need to evaluate the expected value using hypergeometric distribution. I am unsure which variable to assign with value in the probability and expected values for the following data: "you work for a manufacturer who recieves regular ...
*March 16, 2009 by cp*

**Statistics**

Suppose cars arrive at Burger King's drive-through at the rate of 20 cars every hour between 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm. A random sample of 40 one-hour periods between 12:00 noon and 1:00 pm is selected and has 22.1 as the sample mean number of cars arriving. (a) Why is the ...
*October 22, 2011 by Jake*

**Sampling Distribution**

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 2.In a study of life expectancy, it was found that the mean age at death in the Philippines was 72 with a standard deviation of 5.8 years. If a sample of 50 Filipino people is selected, find the ...
*February 27, 2013 by Rhea*

**statistics**

the mean of all possible means(when dealing with a sampling distribution) will be equal to the population mean.
*November 30, 2011 by wanda*

**statistics**

Suppose that, in fact, the blood cholesterol level of all men aged 20 to 34 follows the normal distribution with mean of u = 188 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) and standard deviation = 41 mg/dl. 1. Choose an SRS of 100 men from this population. What is the sampling ...
*February 4, 2013 by Zachovia*

**Statistics**

Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...
*June 14, 2008 by Mike*

**Statistics**

Which of the following is(are) not true about sampling bias a. Sampling bias is inevitable when conducting a survey b. Quota sampling is still vulnerable to bias c. Biased samples may trigger some insights or suggest grounds for a new study but they are not generalizable d. ...
*June 14, 2008 by Mike*

**Statistics**

A mathematically defined curve that is the comparison distribution used in ANOVA is called the: - Normal distribution - Chi Square distribution - F distribution - T distribution
*October 11, 2009 by Trey*

**AP Statistics**

As the degrees of freedom for the t-distribution increase, the distribution approaches the value of zero for the mean. the t-distribution. the normal distribution. the F distribution. I'm thinking C...
*October 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

As the degrees of freedom for the t-distribution increase, the distribution approaches the value of zero for the mean. the t-distribution. the normal distribution. the F distribution.
*October 26, 2012 by What?*

**math300**

Run the simulation using n = 30 and N = 10 for a uniform, a bell-shaped, and a skewed distribution. Identify the mean of the sampling distribution of sample means for each distribution. Evaluate if the results are what you expected for each distribution. Run the simulation ...
*February 6, 2011 by Karen*

**res342**

In conducting research that looks at differences in populations, samples are used for numerous reasons. Using entire populations in a test is difficult, so various sampling techniques are applied. In situations in which the population variance is unknown, the Student t ...
*May 14, 2011 by jack*

**statistics**

i have a question regarding statistics. i just don't know how to do it and would really appreciate if someone could tell how i can solve it. the question is; a population of scores contains exactly 5 scores : 2, 3, 6, 8, 11 a) there are 5x5=25 different samples of two scores (...
*November 20, 2010 by ash*

**Statistics**

a) What is sampling with replacement? (b) What is sampling without replacement? c) How does sampling without replacement affect the probability of events, compared to sampling with replacement?
*February 16, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

In the population of typical college students, _ 5 75 on a statistics final exam _X 5 6.42 . For 25 students who studied statistics using a new technique, X 5 72.1. Using two tails of the sampling distribution and the .05 criterion: (a) What is the critical value? (b) Is this ...
*February 14, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Math check**

A random sample of size 26 is to be selected from a population that has a mean ì = 46 and a standard deviation ó of 15. (a) This sample of 26 has a mean value of x, which belongs to a sampling distribution. Find the shape of this sampling distribution. skewed right ...
*June 17, 2013 by Sue 76*

**Statistics**

A 82% confidence interval for a sampling distribution with a mean of 100, a sample standard deviation of 24 and a sample size of 36 will be based on a á= ______ and a corresponding Zá of ___
*March 5, 2012 by Jeff*

**Statistics**

A 82% confidence interval for a sampling distribution with a mean of 100, a sample standard deviation of 24 and a sample size of 36 will be based on a á= ______ and a corresponding Zá of ___
*March 5, 2012 by Jeff*

**Statistics**

What is the probability that we would obtain two sample means that differ by 1.875, when the SD of the sampling distribution is estimated at .125 when our sample has 8 subjects?
*October 7, 2012 by nina*

**Statistics (Verify My Answers)**

In regard to my original question I now think that the sampling method would be cluster sampling. Is that correct?
*December 2, 2009 by Linda*

**Math--Statistics**

I have a couple of questions that need review--I've answered them, but I'm not sure if I'm correct. 1.)Suppose you interview 10 randomly selected workers and ask how many miles they commute to work. You'll compute the sample mean commute distance. Now imagine repeating the ...
*March 15, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

1. The scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a normal distribution with a mean of 18.6 and a standard deviation of 5.9. A simple random sample of 60 students who took the exam is selected for study: a) What is the shape, mean(expected...
*March 25, 2011 by Tasha*

**statistics**

I need so help figuring out which statement is true or false. 1. A parameter always describes a larger group than a statistic. 2. The sampling distribution of a statistic is the distribution of values taken by the statistic in all possible samples of all possible sizes from ...
*February 5, 2009 by Sue*

**business statistics**

A 82% confidence interval for a sampling distribution with a mean of 100, a sample standard deviation of 24 and a sample size of 36 will be based on a á= ______ and a corresponding Zá of ____ .18 and .47 .18 and .915. .09 and .23 .09 and 1.34
*July 11, 2011 by CS*

**business statistics**

This select group has been asked to consider the Colorado City Convention and Visitors Bureau survey of 25 hotels in the local area. The survey is concerned with the current availability of rooms. The availability of the rooms was as follows: 90, 72, 75, 60, 75, 72, 84, 72, 88...
*April 27, 2012 by taabbie*

**Statistics**

A random sample of dates taken from headstones at a cemetery in Pleasanton, California, showed an average lifespan of 70 years with a standard deviation of 20 years. Assuming the distribution is unimodal, which of the following is most likely a good description of the ...
*October 9, 2011 by Anonymous*

**MTH233/statistics UOP**

A car company says that the mean gas mileage for its luxury sedan is at least 21 miles per gallon. You believe the claim is incorrect and find that a random sample of five cars has a mean gas mileage of 19 miles per gallon and a standard deviation of 4 miles per gallon. Assume...
*July 27, 2010 by sue*

**Sampling Distribution**

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 5.The standard deviation of a variable is 15. If a sample of 100 individuals are selected compute for a.The standard error of the mean. b.What sample size is necessary to double the standard error of the ...
*February 27, 2013 by Tina*

**statistics**

hi, how would i calculate the standard deviation of the following sampling distribution of means. apparently this is the longhanded way of calculating standard error. *a population of scores contains exactly 5 scores : 2, 3, 6, 8, 11 (2, 2) ... 2 (2, 3) ... 2.5 (2, 6) ... 4 (...
*November 21, 2010 by ash*

**Statistics**

A normally distributed population has a mean of 40 and a standard deviation of 12. What does the central limit theorem say about the sampling distribution of the mean if samples of size 100 are drawn from this population.
*July 17, 2012 by Christie*

**stats**

Given a normal distribution with µ = 80, σ= 5, and given a sample size of n = 25, describe the following characteristics of the sampling distribution: 1. Central tendency 2. Variability
*October 23, 2012 by Komal*

**Stats-BOB PURSLEY Help, do you know this?**

Is there a rule to figure out if this is a true or false statement? A sample size of 900 is not large enough to conclude that the sampling distribution of p is a normal distribution, when the estimate of the population proportion is .995.
*October 24, 2010 by help*

**Sampling Distribution**

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 3.The mean systolic blood pressure of normal adults is 120 millimeters of mercury (mm Hg) and the standard deviation is 5.6. Assume that the variable is normally distributed. a.If an individual is ...
*February 27, 2013 by Dre*

**Business Statistics**

Using the telephone numbers listed in your local directory as your population, randomly obtain 20 samples of size 3. From each telephone number identified as a source, take the fourth, fifth, and sixth digits. Calculate the mean of the 20 samples Draw a histogram showing the ...
*October 8, 2013 by Kim*

**statistics**

In a survey of 400 college students, 40 were left-handed. Treating the sample as if it were random and using 0.015 as the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sample proportion, what is the lower bound of a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion?
*May 18, 2012 by D*

**statistics**

Random samples of size n=10 are taken from a normal population whose statndard deviation is known to be 5. Calculate the area under the sampling distribution curve for x bar between the points u-1 and u+1. That is find the probability that the sample mean lies within + or = 1 ...
*November 23, 2012 by joe*

**AP Statistics - sampling distribution help**

The composite scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a Normal distribution with mean µ = 20.4 and standard deviation = 5.8. 1) What is the probability that a randomly chosen student scored 24 or higher on the ACT? 2) What are the mean ...
*February 2, 2011 by Erica L*

**AP Statistics - Sampling Distribution Help**

The composite scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a Normal distribution with mean µ = 20.4 and standard deviation = 5.8. 1) What is the probability that a randomly chosen student scored 24 or higher on the ACT? 2) What are the mean ...
*February 3, 2011 by Erica L*

**Statistics**

Find the probability when A. k = 2 and ë = 0.01 for Poisson distribution B. p = 0.01 and k = 2 for geometric distribution C. Repeat (b) when binomial distribution is used and n = 10
*February 1, 2011 by Nathan*

**Statistics**

1. Which of the following statements are correct? a. A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. b. The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. c. If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal. d. The graph of a ...
*April 19, 2010 by Jackie*

**statistics**

Which of the following statements are correct? a. a normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual b. the graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped c. if a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal d. the graph of a normal ...
*May 10, 2010 by Christine*

**Statistics**

Which of the following statements are correct? 1.A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. 2.The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. 3.If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal. 4.The graph of a normal ...
*July 14, 2010 by Christy*

**statistics**

Random samples of size n are selected from a normal population whose standard deviation is know to be 2. Suppose you want 90% of the area under the sampling distribution of x bar to lie within + or - 1 unit of a population mean u. Find the minimum sample size n that satisfies ...
*November 23, 2012 by joe*

**math**

The sample mean to be calculated from a random sample of size n= 4 from a population consistsof eight measurements (2, 6, 9, 12, 25, 29, 39, 50) . find the sampling distribution of y y .(hint : there are 70 samplesof size 4 when sampling from a population of eight measurements )
*November 13, 2010 by heba*

**Stats**

Which of the following would be closest to a normal distribution? a.) The sampling distribution of the average weight of 40 eggs randomly selected from the stock at the High Street Kroger's grocery? b.) The sampling distribution of the average weight of 4 eggs randomly ...
*November 9, 2011 by Manda*

**statistics**

6. Which distribution has the larger mean? i) t distribution, (df = 30) ii) standard normal distribution A) i) B) ii) C) They are the same.
*May 8, 2013 by ali awan*

**statistics**

A normal distribution has a mean of 20 and a standard deviation of 2. If you convert every score in the distribution to Z scores, which of the following statements would be true of the resulting distribution?
*September 29, 2011 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

The scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a normal distribution with a mean of 18.6 and a standard deviation of 5.9. A simple random sample of 50 students who took the exam is selected for study: A) What is the shape, mean, and ...
*November 6, 2008 by Marshall*

**statistic**

1.The state highway patrol stops every 5th car on highway 210 to check drivers' licenses and registrations. Which sampling technique are they using? systematic sampling -chose this one convenience sampling cluster sampling simple random sampling stratified sampling 2.You ...
*July 13, 2012 by bria*

**Statistics**

Suppose that, in fact, the blood cholesterol level of all men aged 20 to 34 follows the normal distribution with mean of u = 188 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) and standard deviation = 41 mg/dl. 1. Choose an SRS of 100 men from this population. What is the sampling ...
*January 30, 2013 by Zachovia*

**Statistics- quick! Is this right?**

I need to verify one of my answers quickly...the problem is: The mean annual salary for classroom teachers is $43,658. Assume a standard deviation of $8000. 1) Determine the sampling distribution of the sample mean for a sample of size 256. Interpret your answer in terms of ...
*November 1, 2007 by Laura*

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