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statistics
An unprepared student makes random guesses for the ten true-false questions on a quiz. Find the probability that there is at least one correct answer.
March 16, 2015 by Hannah

math
An unprepared student makes random guesses for the ten true or false questions on a quiz.find the probablity that there is at least one correct answer.
October 27, 2009 by rency

PROBABILITY MATH
An unprepared student makes random guesses for the ten true-false questions on a quiz. Find the probability that there is at least one correct answer. Could some one please help me? And explain to me how they got the answer? and is there another way besides the tree method?
November 9, 2011 by HM

Math
A student takes a true-false test exam with 10 questions. If the student guesses all ten questions, find the probability he gets 7 or 8 right. p(x=7) + p(x=8) (.5)^7(.5)^3 + (.5)^8(.5)^2 I have the correct answers which are .117+.044= .161 But when I calculate the answer on ...
March 30, 2016 by Chris

Math
On a true-false test, each question has exactly one correct answer: true, or false. A student knows the correct answer to 70% of the questions on the test. Each of the remaining answers she guesses at random, independently of all other answers. After the test has been graded, ...
April 29, 2013 by Snehan

Statistics
An unprepared student is about to take his first test of the semester. He is told that his test will be composed of 20 multiple choice questions, each with 4 possible answers, only one of which is correct. a.What is the probability that the unprepared student randomly guesses ...
May 3, 2016 by Sam

Statistics Algebra 2
A 10-question multiple choice test has 4 possible answers for each question. A student guesses on all ten answer. a)What is the probability that the student selects at least 6 correct answers? b)Is getting exactly 10 questions correct the same probability as getting exactly ...
May 8, 2016 by Dloc

MATH
A quiz consists of 90 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers (A, B, C and D). For someone who makes random guesses for all of the answers, find the probability of getting A as right answer. A is the correct answer for all the questions
July 17, 2016 by ANUP

STAT
A student takes a ten-question true-false quiz, but did not study and randomly guesses each answer. Find the probability that the student passes the quiz with a grade of at least 70% of the questions correct
February 20, 2015 by Cathy

Statistics
A student makes random guesses on 6 multiple-choice questions. One of the 5 choices in each question is correct. What is the probability that the student will get at most 4 answers right?
October 21, 2014 by MM

probability and statistics
a multiple choice test onsists of 8 questions, each with 4 possible answers but only one of which is correct.what is the probability that an unprepared student will, by chance, get, a. all correct answers, b. exactly 5 correct answers, c. at most 4 correct answers, d. at most ...
March 12, 2014 by marie

probability
a multiple choice test consists of 8 questions, each with 4 possible answers but only one of which is correct.what is the probability that an unprepared student will, by chance, get, a. all correct answers, b. exactly 5 correct answers, c. at most 4 correct answers, d. at most...
March 12, 2014 by marie

Math
There are six true-false questions on a quiz. Not knowing any of the answers, a student guesses randomly. Find the probability of each event. Exactly two answers are correct. Exactly six answers are correct. At least five are correct. At least three answers are correct.
May 10, 2016 by Jen

MATH
A quiz consists of 90 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers (A, B, C and D). For someone who makes random guesses for all of the answers, find the probability of getting A as right answer.
July 17, 2016 by ANUP

Probability/Statistics
A quiz consists of 10 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers. For someone who makes random guesses for all of the answers, find the probability of passing if the minimum passing grade is 70 %. I'm not sure what to do. I figured that there's 10 questions, each ...
July 11, 2009 by Amy

Statistics
Astudent makes random guesses on 6 multiple-choice questions. One of the 5 choices in each question is correct. What is the probability that the student will get at most 4 answers right?
October 21, 2014 by M-M

math
a student takes up a True or false exam of 10 questions. he is completely unprepared and so he starts guessing randomly. he may toss a coin and use the outcome to determine the guess. compute the probability that he guesses correctly atleast five times.
May 1, 2016 by Urgent help needed please

Stat HW for.
1. A student taking a midterm exam in Ancient History comes to two questions pertaining to a lecture that he missed, and so he decides to take a random guess on both questions. One question is true-false and the other is multiple choice with four possible answers. What is the ...
April 21, 2016 by Jen N.

Finite Math
A quiz consists of 10 multiple-choice questions, each with 5 possible answers. For someone who makes random guesses for all of the answers, find the probability of passing if the minimum passing grade is 40 %
May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Statistical concept 68-95-99.7
1. A student taking a midterm exam in Ancient History comes to two questions pertaining to a lecture that he missed, and so he decides to take a random guess on both questions. One question is true-false and the other is multiple choice with four possible answers. What is the ...
April 21, 2016 by Surpreet Pororsha

Statistics
A true-false test consists of 20 questions, each of which has one correct answer: true, or false. One point is awarded for every correct answer, but one point is taken off for each wrong answer. Suppose a student answers every question by guessing at random, independently of ...
May 6, 2013 by AmmanJordan

math
I have no idea where to start! *A quick quiz consists of 3 multiple choice problems, each of which has 4 answers, only one of which is correct. If you make random guesses on all 3 problems, (a) What is the probability that all 3 of your answers are incorrect? (b) What is the ...
August 16, 2009 by Emily

Stats
Describe how to use a source of random data to simulate multiple trials of this situation. A student guesses on all 10 questions of a multiple-choice quiz. Each question has three choices. a. Assign 00-09 to all of the correct answers and 10-29 for all the wrong answers. ...
July 28, 2016 by Bailey

Statistics
There are 100 questions from a SAT test, and they are all multiple choice with possible answers of a,b,c,d,e for each question only one answer is correct. Find the mean number of correct answers for those who make random guesses for all 100 questions?
February 13, 2014 by Karen

Elementary Statistics
There are 100 questions from an SAT test, and they are all multiple choice with possible answers of a,b,c,d,e. For each question, only one answer is correct, find the standard deviation for the numbers of correct answers for those who make random guesses for all 100 questions.
April 11, 2014 by Confused

Statistics
A multiple choice test consists of 60 questions. Each question has 4 possible answers of which one is correct. If all answers are random guesses, estimate the probability of getting at least 20% correct? Trouble with deciding p, n, q, and P (X)
October 8, 2010 by Lori

math
A true-false test consists of 15 items. (a) If Chris does not study at all and guesses each and every item in the test, describe the probability model for the number of correct guesses. each individual question has a probability of 1/2 of being correct so you want (1/2)(1/2...
August 24, 2016 by susan

Statistics
Please help. Find the probability of getting 2 hearts if the cards are drawn from a regular deck and the first card is not replaced. A true/false quiz consists of twenty questions. If a student answers the twenty questions by making random guesses, what is the probability of ...
December 11, 2006 by Mary

Statistics
A student is taking a multiple-choice exam with 16 questions. Each question has five alternatives. If the student guesses on 12 of the questions, what is the probability she will guess at least 8 correct? Assume all of the alternatives are equally likely for each question on ...
May 14, 2008 by Christine

Math
10 multiple choice questions each with three possible answers only one of which is correct. A student guesses the answer to every question. (a)What is the probability that the student will answer the first six questions correctly and the rest incorrectly? (b)What is the ...
April 7, 2010 by Kim

Statistics
A 50-question true-false exam is given. Each correct answer is worth 10 points. Consider an unprepared student who randomly guesses on each question. In your solution, please be sure to show the exact steps you used to arrive at the answers. A. If 5 points are deducted for ...
October 10, 2012 by Jake

stats
a student randomly guesses at five multiple-choice questions, each question has five possible choices (suppose the choice for each question is independent): a) Find the probability that the student gets exactly three correct. b) What is the probability that the student gets ...
March 31, 2012 by jeanette

math
11. A Certification Exam containing 20 true and false questions. If a student guesses at the answer to each question, what is the probability that she/he will get exactly 14 correct?
March 7, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
a quiz consists of 30 true or false questions. if the student guesses on each question, what is the standard deviation of the number of correct answers
April 29, 2013 by mike

statistics
If a student takes an exam containing 12 true or false questions. If the student guesses what is the probability that he will get exactly 8 questions right?
March 22, 2012 by Kathy

math
In an examination a candidate is given the four answers to four questions but is not told which answer applies to which question. He is asked to write down each of the four answers next to its appropriate question. b). show that there are 6 ways of getting just two answers in ...
June 30, 2014 by Heidi

Probability
Darby guesses the answers to six questions on the math portion of her college entrance exam. Each question is a true or false question. What is the approximate probability that at least 4 of her answers are correct? A. 0.23 B. 0.34 C. 0.66 D. 0.78
March 4, 2012 by Student

Math (statistics)
In an examination a candidate is given the four answers to four questions but is not told which answer applies to which question. He is asked to write down each of the four answers next to its appropriate question. b). show that there are 6 ways of getting just two answers in ...
July 8, 2014 by Heidi

math (stats)
A biology professor gives a surprise quiz consist of a true/false question followed by a multiple choice question with four possible answers. If both questions are answered with random guesses, find the probability that both responses are correct. Please show your work.
January 23, 2012 by juan777

Probability
Darby guesses the answers to six questions on the math portion of her college entrance exam. Each question is a true or false question. What is the approximate probability that at least 4 of her answers are correct? A. 0.23 B. 0.34 C. 0.66 D. 0.78 Explanation please??
March 4, 2012 by Student

Stats
An instructor gives a test with 20 multiple choice questions. There are 4 responses per questions and only one choice correct. The test also has 30 True/False questions. Determine the probability a student randomly guessing on all questions and correctly answering no more than...
March 31, 2011 by Lacey

statistics
A student takes an exam containing 14 multiple choice questions. The probability of choosing a correct answer by knowledgeable guessing is 0.5. At least 9 correct answers are required to pass. If the student makes knowledgeable guesses, what is the probability that he will ...
October 8, 2015 by donna

Math
On a nine-question true-or-false test you randomly guess at the answers. What is the probability that you get all nine answers correct? What is the probability that you get all nine answers wrong?
June 4, 2012 by Stryke

Maths
A true/ false test is given. If a person guesses the answers, the probability that any particular question is correctly answered is 0.5. If the test contains 14 questions and 7 correct answers is a pass, what is the probability of passing the test by simply guessing?
February 13, 2014 by Lucy

Probability
Thank you for the explanation MathMate! Would the answer to this question be A? Darby guesses the answers to six questions on the math portion of her college entrance exam. Each question is a true or false question. What is the approximate probability that at least 4 of her ...
March 4, 2012 by Student

Math/Prob
Claire takes a five-question true-false test. She hasn't studied, so she guesses at random. With her ESP she figures she has a 60% probability of getting any one answer wrong. A. What is the probability of getting an answer wrong? (Do you think they want me to ignore the ESP ...
May 23, 2012 by Ben

Math
13. A true or false test has 8 questions. What is the probability of guessing the correct answers to all the questions? A. 1/10 B. 1/16 C. 1/64 D. 1/256
April 17, 2014 by Chris

advanced statistics
suppose a student takes a multiple choice test with 10 questions. suppose each question has 4 possible answers. if the student guesses randomly on each questions,what is the probability that the student gets exactly 6 correct? less than 7 are correct?
November 16, 2012 by anonymous

Statistics
A student studies for a statistics exam where all questions are true or false. A reputable source indicates that with studying the student has a 90% chance of answering each question correctly. There are only three questions on the test. What is the probability that the ...
November 28, 2010 by Joseph

statistics
A multiple choice test has 20 questions with each having 4 possible answers with one correct. Assume a student randomly guesses the answer to every question. 1) What is the probability of getting exactly 9 correct answers? 2)What is the probability of getting less than 9 ...
March 23, 2010 by please help me!

statistics
a quiz had 6 questions, each with 4 possible answers (only one of which is correct). If you answer them at random, find the probability that all are correct and at least one is wrong.
March 17, 2014 by tiffany

statistic
Quiz has 6 questions. Each question has five possible answers, only one of each 5 answers is correct. If student randomly guesses on all six questions, what is the probability to answer 2 questions right? Tip: first, you have to define parameters of Binomial distribution: n - ...
December 4, 2010 by tanya

Math
Darby guesses the answers to six questions on the math portion of her college entrance exam. Each question is a true or false question. What is the approximate probability that at least 4 of her answers are correct? A. 0.23 B. 0.34 C. 0.66 D. 0.78 Is it B?
March 3, 2012 by Student

Math
Darby guesses the answers to six questions on the math portion of her college entrance exam. Each question is a true or false question. What is the approximate probability that at least 4 of her answers are correct? A. 0.23 B. 0.34 C. 0.66 D. 0.78
March 4, 2012 by Anonymous

stat probability
A multiple choice quiz consists of 20 questions, each with 3 possible equally likely answers. If a student guesses at the answer to each question, then the mean number of correct answers selected by the student is?
April 8, 2013 by Lynn

Statistic
A quiz consists of 10 multiple-choice questions. Each question has 5 possible answers and only one of them is correct. A student has not studied for the quiz and will pick his answers randomly. 1)Define the random variable x that will be used for problem, and give the ...
March 1, 2015 by Amriajasmine

math
A true-false test consists of 15 items. (a) If Chris does not study at all and guesses each and every item in the test, describe the probability model for the number of correct guesses. (b) What is the probability that Chris gets 80% or more for the test? Not sure how to do a...
August 24, 2016 by susan

Stats
A test has 15 true or false questions and 10 multiple choice questions (each with 4 choices). All questions are weighted equally. Jack has not studied at all for the test and randomly guesses. 1. What is the probability that Jack gets 96% on the test? a. 0.000000001 b. 0....
October 23, 2010 by Rhea

math-Probablity
A student is writing a multiple choice test consisting of 40 questions, each of which provides four possible choices. He is certain that he has 16 questions correct. If he guesses for all of the remaining 24 questions, what is the probability that he will pass the test?
June 5, 2012 by demi

statistics
a test consists of true/false questions .to pass the test a student must answer at least 6questions correctly .if a student guesses on each question,what is the probability that the student will pass the test
December 5, 2009 by AILY

statistics
a student takes a true false test that has 13 questions and guesses randomly at each answer. Let X be the number of questions answered correctly. Find P(fewer than 4)
June 22, 2016 by debbie

Statistics
A student is taking a true/false exam with 15 questions. If he guesses on each question, what is the probability he will get at least 13 question right?
August 14, 2013 by Lisa Matthews

Statistics
Richard has been given a 5-question multiple-choice quiz in his history class. Each question has four answers, of which only one is correct. Since Richard has not attended the class recently, he does not know any of the answers. The success occurs if Richard answers a question...
June 15, 2010 by Jacob

Statistics
Suppose a multiple-choice test has 10 questions each with 5 choices. If a student guesses randomly. What is the probability that they get an B or better. ( they get at least a 80% on the exam) make sure to declare a binomial random variable and show all work
August 5, 2015 by John

Math
A quiz contains three True/False questions. If a student attempts to answer the questions by guessing, what is the probability that the student will answer all three questions correctly ?
April 25, 2016 by Lauren

Math (check answer plz)
13. A true-false test has 12 questions. What is the probability of guessing the correct answers to all of the questions? (1 point) A: 1 over 4096*******? B: 1 over 144 C: 1 over 24 D: 1 over 14
June 11, 2014 by Me

Probability
Please help.. Find the probability of getting 2 hearts if the cards are drawn from a regular deck and the first card is not replaced. A true/false quiz consists of twenty questions. If a student answers the twenty questions by making random guesses, what is the probability of ...
December 10, 2006 by Mary

math
Mrs. Sue please help! A true-false test has 12 questions. What is the probability of guessing the correct answers to all of the questions? (1 point) 1 over 4096 1 over 144 one over twenty four 1over14
May 26, 2014 by Austin

Statistics
On a very short quiz, there is one multiple choice question with 5 possible choices (a, b, c, d, e) and one true or false question. Assume you are taking the quiz but do not have any idea what the correct answer is to either question. You mark an answer to each question anyway...
July 8, 2011 by Cassie

PHI103
All Whales are mammals. All mammals have hair or fur. Therefore, all whales have hair or fur. True or False: There is no conclusion in these propositions. True False Dont worry, when I come back from my trip well be more in love than ever. After all, absence makes the heart...
July 11, 2015 by Susan

Finite Math
A biology quiz consists of 10 multiple -choice questions. 7 must be answered correctly to receive a passing grade. If each question has 4 possible answers, of which only one is correct, what is the probability that a student who guesses at random on each question will pass the...
October 8, 2012 by Toni

statistics
What is the chance of getting 50/% correct on a test with 20 questions, each question is either True or False. Assume you are blindly guessing and answer all questions
January 19, 2015 by cdizzle

Science
Hi. Could you Please check my answers? I just want to make sure they are correct. Thanks for the help in advance :). True or false: All matter on Earth contains energy- true? True or false: the molecules in frozen water are in motion- true? True or false: ice is too cold to ...
March 9, 2016 by Anonymous Af

PROBABILITY MATH
Find the probability of correctly answering the first 4 questions on a multiple choice test if random guesses are made and each question has 5 possible answers. Explain to me the answer?
November 9, 2011 by HM

Stats
Richard has just been given a 4-question multiple-choice quiz in his history class. Each question has five answers, of which only one is correct. Since Richard has not attended class recently, he doesn't know any of the answers. Assuming that Richard guesses on all four ...
October 3, 2012 by Collie

maths
multiple choice question has 5 available options, only 1 of which is correct. Students are allowed 2 attempts at the answer. A student who does not know the answer decides to guess at random, as follows: On the first attempt, he guesses at random among the 5 options. If his ...
April 29, 2013 by Anonymous

Chemistry
Match each of the questions below with either "True" or "False" as appropriate. -The metals with the highest ionization energies are most likely to be found in nature in the elemental state. - Metals usually have higher melting points than nonmetals. - Co(II) ion in water is ...
April 20, 2007 by Lisa

stats
a test consists of 25 multiple choice questions. Each has 5 possible answers, which only one is correct. If a student guesses on each question, find the following: a) prob that he will guess all of them right b)prob that he will guess at most 12 right c) prob that he will ...
February 18, 2011 by gio

stadistic
If a student randomly guesses at 15 multiple-choice questions, find the probability that the student gets exactly seven correct. Each question has four possible choices
August 2, 2015 by danasiy

Algebra
A test consist of 15 multiple choice questions, 12 true-false questions and 10 fill in the bland questions. you got 8 questions wrong. what percent of the answers were correct?
May 8, 2013 by Kevin

statistics
Richard has been given a 5-question multiple-choice quiz in his history class. Each question has three answers, of which only one is correct. Since Richard has not attended the class recently, he doesn't know any of the answers. The success occurs if Richard answers a question...
November 9, 2010 by Anonymous

Stat
A student takes a 10-question true-false and randomly guesses the answer to each question. Suppose a correct answer is worth 1 point, an incorrect answer is worth -.5 points. Find the probability the student gets 7 or more points.
May 4, 2013 by alice

maths
Suppose a student guesses the answer to a true or false Question on a test by tossing a coin: if the coin lands Heads, she answers True, and if it lands Tails, she answers False. What is the chance that she gets the right answer?
April 27, 2013 by anonymous

Binomial Distribution
A biology quiz consists of twelve multiple-choice questions. Eight must be answered correctly to receive a passing grade. If each question has five possible answers, of which only one is correct, what is the probability that a student who guesses at random on each question ...
April 18, 2012 by Price

PHI103: Informal Logic
1) In the truth table for an invalid argument, Student Answer: on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is true. CORRECT on at least one row, where the premises are all true, the conclusion is false. on all the rows where the premises are all true, ...
September 9, 2013 by Ahford university

statistic
A statistics quiz consists of 10 multiple questions. There are four choices for each question. One student is unprepared and decides to guess the answers to every question. Assuming 70% is a passing grade, find the probability that the student will pass the quiz.
March 28, 2015 by Anonymous

Math check and question
x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Correct: Your answer is correct. . (0.85) (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0.15 P(x) = Incorrect...
June 6, 2013 by Nora 57

Statistics
A 10 question test is all multiple choice. Each question has four choices. Determine the mean number of questions answered correctly as well as the standard deviation for the number of correct answers if someone were to guess on all ten questions. So far, I have that the ...
March 27, 2016 by Mona

Math
A student guesses on every ??? of a multiple choice test that has 9 quetions, each with 3 possible answers. what's the probability the student will get at least 7 of the questions right?
February 10, 2010 by Reta

LBCC
A multiple choice quiz consists of 20 questions, each with 3 possible equally likely answers. If a student guesses at the answer to each question, then the mean number of correct answers selected by the student is?
April 7, 2013 by Lynn

statistics(please answer!)
What is the chance of getting 50/% correct on a test with 20 questions, each question is either True or False. Assume you are blindly guessing and answer all questions
January 20, 2015 by cdizzle

History
The Magna Carta laid the foundation for a written social contract between the government and the people. True* False It protected the rights and property of all those considered to be free men. True * False It limited the king's power to tax without the consent of his free ...
October 17, 2012 by Mya

statistics
10. A student is taking a multiple choice test where each question have 5 possible answers of which only one is right. If the student knows the answer the student answers correctly, otherwise there is a 20% probability of correct answer. Assume the student knows 70% of the ...
September 12, 2012 by mutinda

statistics
A student is taking a multiple choice test where each question have 5 possible answers of which only one is right. If the student knows the answer the student answers correctly, otherwise there is a 20% probability of correct answer. Assume the student knows 70% of the ...
September 12, 2012 by erick

psychology statistics for behavioral sciences
A multiple-choice test has 48 questions, each with four response choices. If a student is simply guessing at the answers, a. What is the probability of guessing correctly for any question? b. On average, how many questions would a student get correct for the entire test? c. ...
March 20, 2013 by gina

MATH
A quiz consists of 90 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers (A, B, C and D). For someone who makes random guess , A is the correct answer for all the questions. If each right answer carries 4 marks and each wrong answer gives -1/4 marks, what probable marks ...
July 17, 2016 by ANUP

MATH Prob.
Find the probability of correctly answering the first 4 questions on a multiple choice test if random guesses are made and each question has 3 possible answers.
August 8, 2009 by Twg

stas
find the probability of correctly answering the first 2 questions on a multiple choice test if random guesses are made and each question has six possible answers
April 4, 2016 by bill

PHI 103
Will someone please confirm my answers here. I'm stumped. Feel good, but not sure. Thank you. 1. "Julie and Kurt got married and had a baby" is best symbolized as M v B M & B M B M B My choice is C 2. What is the truth value of the sentence "P v ~ P"? True False Cannot ...
September 15, 2012 by charger

MATH
A quiz consists of 90 multiple-choice questions, each with 4 possible answers (A, B, C and D). For someone who makes random guess , A is the correct answer for all the questions. If each right answer carries 4 marks and each wrong answer gives -1/4 marks, what probable marks ...
July 18, 2016 by ANUP

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