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Stats
Give the numerical value for each of the following descriptions concerning normal distributions by referring to the table standard unit normal distribution for N(0,1) The 5th percentile of N(20,36) Mean and variance

statistics
The statement 'The median of a distribution is approximately equal to the mean of the distribution' can be made true by adding which of the following: a. For all distributions b. only for symmetric, mound-shaped distributions c. For skewed distributions d. For symmetric ...

Chemistry/Normal Distributions/Math
I'm confused on how to calculate the standard deviation for this... The 95% confidence limit for calcium in control sera is reported as 9.2-10.2 mg/dl. Calculate the value for one standard deviation and the coefficient of variation for this data.

MATH
Which of the following normal distributions has the smallest spread? A. A normal distribution with mean 1 and standard deviation 3 B. A normal distribution with mean 0 and standard deviation 2 C. A normal distribution with mean 3 and standard deviation 2 D. A normal ...

Statistics
For two normal distributions with the same mean, but different standard deviations, the 95% confidence interval will be: (a) The same for both distributions (b) Larger for the distribution with the smaller standard deviation (c) Smaller for the distribution with the smaller ...

statistics/probability
One statistic used to assess professional golfers is driving accuracy, the percent of drives that land in the fairway. Driving accuracy for PGA Tour professionals ranges from about 40% to about 75%. Tiger Woods hits the fairway about 60% of the time. One reason why the Normal ...

Statistics
What does it mean when we state: "Many frequency distributions in the social sciences are approximately? And, why does this occur? My thinking is: I would have to say that many frequency distributions, in particularly the social sciences are approximately normal. When working ...

statistics-please please help
A) Choose one of the following distributions (positively skewed normal distribution, negatively skewed normal distribution or bimodal normal distribution) and generate a sample of 20 numbers for it. The sample you generate should have a mean of 8 and a sample standard ...

statistics please help deadline 12am
find the normal approximation for the binomial probability that x=5,where n=12, and p=0.7compare probability to table b of normal distributions of table 2. The only thing that i know so far is that p(x=5) is equivalent to 0.29. how would i complete this question? please ...

Staistics
Give the numerical value for each of the following descriptions concerning normal distributions by referring to the table for N(0,1) The 5th percentile of N(20,36)

Statistics
A researcher conducts a test on the effectiveness of a cholesterol treatment on 114 total subjects. Assuming the tails of distributions are normal distribution, is there evidence that the treatment is effective? What is the Null and alternative hypothesis.

Business Statistics
1.  Suppose that the mean of the annual return for common stocks from 1950 to 2012 was 9.4%, and the standard deviation of the annual return was 17.5%.  Suppose also that during the same 62-year time span, the mean of the annual return for long-term government bonds was 4.6...

INTRO TO STATS
We record the neuroticism ratings of a group of subjects. The subjects have different scores and they fall into normal distributions. In this example, neuroticism is a(n): the answer is Variable, but WHY?

Statistics
1. The average time it takes for a cellphone to reboot is 3 minutes with a standard deviation of 10 seconds. The average time it takes a computer to restart is 5 minutes with a standard deviation of 15 seconds. Both are normally distributed. Suppose that a cellphone and a ...

statistics
Section 5.3: Normal Distributions: Finding Values Answer the questions about the specified normal distribution. Q1: The lifetime of ZZZ batteries are normally distributed with a mean of 265 hours and a standard deviation ó of 10 hours. Find the number of hours that represent ...

Business Statistics
In each case, sketch the two specified normal curves on the same set of axes: a A normal curve with m 20 and s 3, and a normal curve with m 20 and s 6. b A normal curve with m 20 and s 3, and a normal curve with m 30 and s 3. c A normal curve with m 100 and s 10, and a ...

STATS PLZ ANSWER
We record the neuroticism ratings of a group of subjects. The subjects have different scores and they fall into normal distributions. In this example, neuroticism is a(n): the answer is Variable, but I don't understand why?

Statistics
What is the difference between normal distribution and approximate normally. Correct me if im wrong but I think the parameters of Normal is X~Normal (mu, standard deviation) but then approx. normal is X~Normal (mu, variation) im just really confused when you use each and such.

STAT- important
What is the difference between normal distribution and approximate normally. Correct me if im wrong but I think the parameters of Normal is X~Normal (mu, standard deviation) but then approx. normal is X~Normal (mu, variation) im just really confused when you use each and such.

statistics
How do I sketch distributions? I think I'm doing it wrong. Is there an option my friends stats-calc(her calcultor is very tempremental, so i don't know if it'll work) I can utiilzie that'll sketch things for me? thanks. -Sketch a normal distribution with (mu) m =80 and ...

math
Mr. Smith has 100 students in his Algebra classes. The grades of a quiz are normally distributed with a mean of 70 and a standard deviation of 4. Sally claims that 75 students scored between 66 and 74 on this quiz. Given that this is normally distributed, is Sally correct? ...

Chemistry
Methanol ---> Normal BP: 64.6°C --> dHvap: 35.3kJ/mol iso-Propanol ---> Normal BP: 82.3°C --> dHvap: 45.4kJ/mol Cyclohexane ---> Normal BP: 80.7°C --> dHvap: 33.1kJ/mol Question: Ethanol has a normal BP of 78.3°C. Why is the normal BP higher than methanol...

Math
Scores on the LSAT are approximately normally distributed. In fact, published reports indicate that approximately 40 percent of all test takers score at or between 145 and 155, and about 70 percent score at or between 140 and 160. The full range of scores is 60 pts (120–180...

Math
Scores on the LSAT are approximately normally distributed. In fact, published reports indicate that approximately 40 percent of all test takers score at or between 145 and 155, and about 70 percent score at or between 140 and 160. The full range of scores is 60 pts (120–180...

statistics
Sat scores l around the nation tend to have a mean score around 500, a standard deviation of about 100 points and are approximately normal distributions. a person who scores 600 on the sat 1 has approximately what percentile rank within the population? please show all ...

statistics
Use the Standard Normal Distribution table to find the indicated area under the standard normal curve. Q1: Between z = 0 and z = 2.24 A1: 0 = 0.5000 2.24 = 0.9875 0.9875 – 0.5000 = 0.4875 Q2:To the left of z = 1.09 A2: 0.8621 Q3: Between z = -1.15 and z = -0.56 A3: -1.15 = 0...

math
Find the value of p in each of these probability distributions x 5 7 9 11 13 P(X=x) p p p 0.12 0.04 x -2 0 1 3 P(X=x) 2/9 1/9 p 2/9 x -4 -1 2 5 8 P(X=x) 0.12 0.24 p 2p 0.07

MATH
What are open-ended frequency distributions? and Why are they necessary?

Introd to Stat
A researcher conducts a test on the effectiveness of a cholesterol treatment on 114 total subjects. Assuming the tails of distributions are normal distribution, is there evidence that the treatment is effective? Cholesterol Decreased No Cholesterol Decrease Total Treatment 38 ...

algebra
Mr. Smith has 100 students in his Algebra classes. The grades of a quiz are normally distributed with a mean of 70 and a standard deviation of 4. Sally claims that 75 students scored between 66 and 74 on this quiz. Given that this is normally distributed, is Sally correct? ...

algebra
Mr. Smith has 100 students in his Algebra classes. The grades of a quiz are normally distributed with a mean of 70 and a standard deviation of 4. Sally claims that 75 students scored between 66 and 74 on this quiz. Given that this is normally distributed, is Sally correct? ...

Prob and stats\ math
grading on a curve results in what percent of F's? It depends where you set your cutting points. for example, if you use Z = -2 as your cutting point, the percent below that point, approximately 2.5%, would get F's. However, the cutting point can be arbitrarily set above or ...

STATISTICS
Scores on the LSAT are approximately normally distributed. In fact, published reports indicate that approximately 40 percent of all test takers score at or between 145 and 155, and about 70 percent score at or between 140 and 160. The full range of scores is 60 pts (120–180...

Stats
Skewed distributions were discussed in this week’s readings. Think about some of the psychological studies you are familiar with and the constructs investigated in those studies. Describe the study you are referring to and give some examples of the variables from the study ...

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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
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 ...

Maths
There are two boxplots, 1 of class A and the other of class B. they both illustrate the height of sunflowers grown in metres. Class A : minimum is 0.9 m, Q3 is 2 m Q1 is 1.5 m ,maximum is 2.8 m Median is 1.9 m Class B : minimum is 1.5 m, Q3 is 2.3 Q1 is 1.8 m, maximum is 2.5 m...

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 normal ditribution, the mean and the median are not equal. d. The graph of a normal ...

statistics
which of the following statements are correct? a. a normal distribuiton 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 ...

stats
(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the standard deviation is ...

stats
(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the standard deviation is ...

Statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: A. a sample of 10 with a mean of 44. B.a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

Statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

psy325
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

Statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

Statistics
: For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether these samples represent populations that are different from the general population: (a) a sample of 10 with a mean of 44, (b) a sample of 1 with a mean of 48. The general population of ...

math
Your invest $3,000 annually in a mutual fund that earns 10 percent annually and you invest all distributors. How much will you have in the account at the end of 20 years? You invest $3,000 annually in a mutual fund with a 5 percent load fee so that only $2,850 is actually ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

statistic
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 ...

Biology
What can happen to our virtual finch population if the weather changes between wet and dry conditions too rapidly? A- The mutation rate may fall to zero. B- The distribution of beak sizes may cease to be bimodal. C - The finch population may go extinct. D - Beak size may cease...

Chemistry
How much heat is required to vaporize 1.00 L of CCl4 at its normal boiling point? The following data are given for CCl4. Normal melting point, -23 degree celcius , normal boiling point, 77 degree celcius density of liquid 1.59 g/mL; ; enthalpy of fusion 3.28 kJ/mol vapor ...

statistics
For each of the following samples that were given an experimental treatment, test whether they represent populations that score significantly higher than the general population: (a) a smaple of 100 with a mean of 82, (b) a sample of 10 with a mean of 84. The general population...

biology
In a cross with a mother who carries the allele for hemophilia and a father who has normal blood clotting what would be the expected phenotypes of the offspring? A. all females normal, all males normal B. all females normal, all males with hemophilia C. all females carriers of...

Chemistry
The equation for the best fit line was y = -4058.7x + 16.10. Using the equation of the best fit line, calculate the heat of vaporization (delta H) and the NORMAL BOILING POINT (in Celsius) of this volatile liquid. Calculated: dHvap = 33.7kJ/mol ----> I'm really confused on ...

accounting
Which of the following statements is incorrect? a. The normal balance of accounts receivable is a debit. b. The normal balance of an expense account is a credit. c. The normal balance of the owner's capital account is a credit. d. The normal balance of unearned revenues is a ...

Math
If 9 red balloons and 6 blue balloons are to be distributed to 4 children, how many distributions are possible if every child must receive a balloon of each color?

Accounting
Kathryn, an individual, own all of the outstanding stock in Copper Corporation. Kathryn purchased her stock in Copper 11 years ago, and her basis is $18,000. At the beginning of this year, the corporation has $38,000 of accumulated E &P and no current E&P (before considering ...

Math
Which of the following is not a characteristic of Students' t distribution? A) For large samples, the t and z distributions are nearly equivalent. B) depends on degrees of freedom. C) symmetric distribution D) mean of 1

PROBABILTY
WHAT IS AN EXAMPLE OF DISCRETE DISTRIBUTION AND CONTINUOUS DISTRIBUTIONS?

Statistics
Determine if the following are probability distributions (if no, state why). a. X 3 6 9 12 15 P(X) 4/9 2/9 1/9 1/9 1/9

math
Alexander found the means-to-MAD ratio of two data sets to be 3.4. What can he conclude about the distributions? A. They are similar. B. They are somewhat similar. C. They are different. D. They are identical

Physics
A chain composed of four identical links is suspended by a rope and does not move. How many force vectors would be drawn on the free body diagram of each link and which direction would they point? My answer: ---------- FIRST LINK (top): Upward force from rope (tension), ...

Calculus (Normal Line, please check my work)
The slope of the line normal to the graph of 4 sin x + 9 cos y = 9 at the point (pi, 0) is: Derivative: 4cosx - 9siny(dy/dx) = 0 (dy/dx) = (-4cosx) / (-9siny) (dy/dx) = (4) / 0 Normal line = -1 / (4/0) Does this mean that the slope of the normal line is undefined, or did I do ...

math
Decide which variables described is likely to have a normal or near normal distribution a. the number of courses remaining until graduation for the students in a small liveral arts college b. the SAT math scores for students in an advanced placement math class i think the ...

Statistics
If I have 4 standard deviations, how do I find the SD of the distributions of all of them? They are: .15 .16 .14 .15

Chemistry:normal notation plz help
Using the normal notation of quantum number find the element which has the following value of quantum number n=3 l=2 m=2 s=+1/2 (a):potassuim (b):nitrogen (c):sodium (d):scandium

Statistics
Many women take oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy. Under ideal conditions, 1% will become pregnant within one year. In typcal use, 5% become pregnant. Choose 20 random women taking the pill. How many become pregnant in the next year? a. What is the probability that at ...

equation of the normal
An equation of the normal to the graph of f(x) = x / (2x-3) at (1,f(1)) is ........ find f' Then, the slope of the normal will be -1/f' Make the equation g(x)= -1/f' + b put in the point 1, f(1), and solve for b, and you have it.

college chemistry
the normal freezing point of the element mercury, Hg(l), is a -38.9°C and its molar enthalpy of fusion, ΔHfusion=2.29 KJ/mol. What is the entropy change (J/K) of the system when 50 g of Hg(l) freezes at the normal freezing point. Hg= 200.59 g/mol

Medical Transcription
HEENT: normal sulfanilic, normal hair distribution. Does this make sense, I can't understand the word after normal, it sounds like sulfanilic, but I can't determine if this makes sense

Chemistry
Are these two answers correct? They are both true or false. Mendeleev was able to predict undiscovered elements. True The noble gases are chemically reactive under normal conditions. False (I don't know what is considered "normal conditions")

Math T-Distribution
Which of the following is not a characteristic of Students' t distribution? A) For large samples, the t and z distributions are nearly equivalent. B) depends on degrees of freedom. C) symmetric distribution D) mean of 1

statistics, math, college
if np >5 and nq>5 estimate P (fewer than 4) with n=13 p=0.4 by using normal distribution as an approximate to the binomial distribution if np <5 or nq< then state that the normal approximation is not suitable

math
let X~normal(0,16) and Y~normal(1,9), find P(X>Y)

math
let X~normal(0,16) and Y~normal(1,9), find P(X>Y)

math
sorry, but one more question... there are a couple questions that say something like write the equation 2x+3y-5=0 in normal form... but isnt it already in normal form?

Math
At what point of the curve y= x^4 is the normal line parallel to 2x + y = 3? Find the equation of the normal line.

genetic homework
Albinism in humans is inherited as a simple recessive trait. Determine the genotypes of the parents and offspring for the following families. When two alternative genotypes are possible, list both. (a) Two nonalbino (normal) parents have five children, four normal and one ...

Chemistry
Vitamin K is involved in normal blood clotting. When 2.40 g of vitamin K is dissolved in 25.0 g of camphor, the freezing point of the solution is lowered by 8.05 °C. Calculate the molar mass of vitamin K. Kf value is 37.8 and the normal freezing point is 176 degrees C

accounting
what will be the adjusting entry if partners take distributions from their business instead of taking salary?

Statistics
A normal population has an expected value of 60 and a variance of 30. Use the central limit theorem to determine what the sample size should be such that the mean has a probability of 90% to fall between the values 58 and 62. One concept of the Central Limit Theorem is ...

physics
A car is rounding a circular curve of radius r on a banked turn. As the drawing indicates, there are two forces acting on the car, its weight mg and the normal force FN exerted on it by the road. Which force, or force component, provides the centripetal force that keeps the ...

Chemistry
The enthalpy of vaporization of chloroform (CHCl3) is 29.2 kJ mol-1 at its normal boiling point 61.2 Celsius. what is the standard change in entropy for vaporization of chloroform at its normal boiling point? Answer I got was 29.2/334.2 = 0.0873. (CORRECT?)

chemistry
normal value for blood cholesterol is 200mg/dL. If normal adult has a total blood volume if 5L, how much total cholesterol is present one dl is a tenth of a liter, so 200mg/dl (1liter/10dl)(5)

Physics
Which of the following is correct for the reflected ray if a light ray strikes a plane mirror at an angle of 50° from the normal? a. 40° from the surface of the mirror b. 40° from the normal c. 50° from the surface of the mirror d. 90° from the normal I have been stuck on...

statistics
Determine whether each of the distributions given below represents a probability distribution. Justify your answer. (A) x 1 2 3 4 P(x) 1/5 5/12 1/3 1/6 (B) x 3 6 8 P(x) 0.2 2/5 0.3 (C) x 20 35 40 50 P(x) 0.3 -0.1 0.5 0.3

Chemistry
When CH3OH at its normal boiling point, does its entropy increase or decrease? Explain. - My opinion The entropy decreases because there is less order due to the less randomness of gas particles favoured when such an element is boiled not at normal boiling point?

Statistics
This is the first question..... For a population that has a standard deviation of 10, figure the standard deviation of the distribution of means for samples of size- (b) 3. This is the second question....For each of the following samples that were given an experimental ...

Math
Consider a curve lying on the cylinder x^2 + y^2 = 1 and given by the vector function r(t) = (cost,sin t, t^2), for t ≥ 0. Find equations of normal planes at the points (1, 0, 0) and (1, 0, 4π^2) Hi, I don't really know how to start this. I know the formula for a ...

math 115
Let x be a continuous random variable that follows a normal distribution with a mean of 200 and a standard deviation 25. Find the value of x so that the area under the normal curve between ì and x is approximately 0.4798 and the value of x is greater than ì.

psychology
am needing help I have a paper due on compare and contast Normal and abnormal Psychology My problem is I can not find no information on what is Normal psychology. I have found great information on abnormal psychology with no luck on normal psychology can some one please ...

CHEMISTRY..please help..thanks
The molar heats of fusion and vaporization for silver are 11.3 kJ/mol and 250. kJ/mol, respectively. Silver's normal melting point is 962°C, and its normal boiling point is 2212°C. What quantity of heat is required to melt 13.0 g of silver at 962°C?

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