# AP Statistics - sampling distribution help

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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...

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...

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 ...

statistics
For an IQ test, we know the population mean = 100 and the standard deviation =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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Statistics
What is the difference between the population distribution, the distribution of the same, and the sampling distribution and what are the formulas to get the normal distribution of each?

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...

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Use the Sampling Distribution for a Mean option in StatKey to create a sampling distribution using samples of size n equals 10 from Table 1 showing the number of minutes to finish the marathon at the Olympics. Generate at least 1000 samples in your sampling distribution and ...

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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...

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...

statistics
what is sampling distribution and sampling distribution of means?

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

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...

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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.

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

Statistics
Under what circumstances does the sampling distribution of the proportion approximately follow the normal distribution?

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 ...

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 __________

The sampling distribution of x bar must be a normal distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation 1. true or false

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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 standard deviation of the sampling distribution is

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 ...

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 ...

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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...

Statistics
The following is a histogram (right skewed) of the first ten terms of a geometric distribution with p = .4. The mean of this distribution is 2.5 and the standard deviation is approximately 1.93. What's the shape of the distribution of sample means for simple random samples of ...

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.

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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?

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 ...

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?

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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?

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 ...

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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 ...

Statistics for healt professional
Calculate the sampling distribution parameters U=80,O=10,s=8,n=25

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 ...

Statistics
M80,sd10,s8,n25 how do I calculate the sampling distribution parametes

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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...

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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 ...

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Is the standard deviation of the entire sampling distribution of means a statistic or a parameter?

statistics
for the following data, calculate the sampling distribution parameters. u=120, o= unknown, s= 18, n=36

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 )

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...

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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...

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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.

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?

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?

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]

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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?

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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 ...

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

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 ...

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Suppose a simple random sample of size n=150 is obtained from a population whose size is N=20,000 and whose population proportion with a specified characteristic is p=0.8. Please answer questions (1) through (5) below. (1) Describe the sampling distribution of p^ (choose the ...

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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...

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Consider the population (1,3). Suppose you take all possible samples of size n=3 with replacement. What is the sampling distribution of the sample total?

Statistics
Consider the population (1,3). Suppose you take all possible samples of size n=3 with replacement. What is the sampling distribution of the sample total?

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 ...

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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?

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 ...

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 receives regular ...

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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 receives regular ...

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 ...

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the mean of all possible means(when dealing with a sampling distribution) will be equal to the population mean.

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 ...

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 ...

Statistics
We observe a sample proprotion p-hat = 0.3. If the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of p-hat is 0.04, what is the 95% confidence interval for p?

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. ...

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. ...

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

Statistics
You are interested in estimating the mean of a population. you plan to take a random sample from the population and use the samples mean as an estimate of population mean. Assuming that the population from which you select your sample is normal, which of the statements about ...

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...

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.

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 (...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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?

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 ___

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 ___

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?

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 ...

In regard to my original question I now think that the sampling method would be cluster sampling. Is that correct?

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 ...

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 ...

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

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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 ...

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...

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 ...

Statistics
True or false: as then number in the sample becomes larger and larger (assuming it means as the sample gets larger and larger), then the mean of the sampling distribution is equal to the population distribution for any normal population. Is it false? That it would be ...

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...

Stats Math 3
Suppose a simple random sample of size n=150 is obtained from a population whose size is N=20,000 and whose population proportion with a specified characteristic is p=0.8. Please answer questions (1) through (5) below. (1) Describe the sampling distribution of p^ (choose the ...

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 ...

Statistics
Bookstore has a website for which 90 percent of their book sales are to out of state customers and not subject to the collection of sales tax . The sample proportion of all sales to out of state customers from samples of size 100 will vary in repeated sampling. The sampling ...

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 (2...

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.

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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

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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.

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 ...

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