Tuesday

May 3, 2016
Number of results: 9,508

**Math Probability**

Super stumped... Help please. The average distance geese fly south in the winter is approximately 380 miles with a standard deviation of 60 miles. Assuming that the distances are normally distributed, find the probability that a randomly selected goose migrates a distance of: ...
*April 30, 2013 by Patricia Marzetta*

**statistics**

The population mean and standard deviation are given. Find the required probability and determine whether the given sample mean would be considered unusual. For a sample of n=36, find the probability of a sample mean being less than 12.2 if M=12 and O=0.95
*November 16, 2010 by Anonymous*

**intro to statistics**

a vending machine dispenses coffee into an 8 oz cup. the amount of coffee dispensed into the cup is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 0.03 oz.you can allow the cup to overfill 1 percent of the time. what among should you set as the mean amount of coffee to be ...
*October 29, 2008 by jennifer*

**STATS**

For Tommy Bench, a minor league pitcher, the times between pitches are normally distributed with a mean of 36 seconds and a standard deviation of 2.5 seconds. If Bench performs 50 pitches, how many of them (to the nearest whole number) do you expect to have times-between-...
*June 18, 2012 by Mickie*

**statistics**

You want to estimate the difference in grade point averages between two groups of university students to be accurate within 0.2 grade point, with probability approximately equal to 0.95. If the standard deviation of the grade point measurements is approximately equal to 0.6, ...
*August 13, 2014 by Bob*

**Statistics**

An economist found that a random sample of 42 high school teachers had an average annual salary of $56,490. A previous study showed that the population standard deviation is $4150. Find the 99% confidence interval for µ, the average annual salary of all high school teachers.
*December 17, 2012 by Alison*

**chemistry**

In choosing a primary standard we generally choose something that 1. All of these are properties we want in a primary standard. 2. has a low percent purity. 3. None of these are properties we want in a primary standard. 4. has several different possible reaction pathways. 5. ...
*September 19, 2012 by cheri*

**Math 156**

The systolic blood pressures of the patients at a hospital are normally distributed with a mean of 136 mm Hg and a standard deviation of 13.4 mm Hg. Find the two blood pressures having these properties: the mean is midway between them and 90% of all blood pressures are between...
*August 7, 2009 by Emory*

**statistics**

To see whether people are keeping their car tires inflated to the correct level of 35 pounds per square inch (psi), a tire company manager selects a sample of 36 tires and checks the pressure. The mean of the sample is 33.5 psi, and the population standard deviation is 3 psi. ...
*October 7, 2013 by Anonymous*

**college statistics **

the math SAT scores for all students who applied to the school of engineering are normally distributed with M=629 and standard deviation of 60. the school of engineering has decided to accept those students whose scores fall in the top 15%. what is th minimum score an appliant...
*November 6, 2014 by Chelsea *

**statistics**

Annual household incomes in a certain region have a distribution that is skewed right, with mean 30.25 thousand dollars and a standard deviation of 4.50 thousand dollars. If a random sample of 100 households is taken, then the probability that the sample mean ¯ x will be ...
*August 9, 2010 by houston*

**Statistics**

A soft drink vending machine is supposed to fill cups with pop. The cups hold exactly 8 oz of liquid. Suppose the actual amount dispensed by the machine follows a normal distribution with mean 7 oz. If it is found that exactly 4 percent of the cups overflow, what is the ...
*September 24, 2007 by Lily*

**stats**

A soft drink vending machine is supposed to fill cups with pop. The cups hold exactly 8 oz of liquid. Suppose the actual amount dispensed by the machine follows a normal distribution with mean 7 oz. If it is found that exactly 4 percent of the cups overflow, what is the ...
*September 24, 2007 by Lily*

**statistics**

2. The director of admissions at a large university advises students that the cost of textbooks will average more than $300 for a typical semester. A random sample of 80 students enrolled in the university shows a sample mean cost of $315.40 and a sample standard deviation of...
*August 22, 2010 by Elizabeth*

**prob/stats**

Nationwide, the amount charged by doctors for performing a particular minor surgical procedure averages $1220 and varies with a standard deviation of $270. We randomly select 140 bills from the population of all bills charged for this surgery. Let represent the average amount ...
*March 29, 2011 by amanda*

**prob/stats**

Nationwide, the amount charged by doctors for performing a particular minor surgical procedure averages $1220 and varies with a standard deviation of $270. We randomly select 140 bills from the population of all bills charged for this surgery. Let represent the average amount ...
*March 29, 2011 by amanda*

**statistics**

a manufacturer of bicycle tire has developed a new system which he claims an average life span of 5 years. with the standard deviation of 1.2 years a dealer product claims that the average life span of 150 samples is only 3.5 years. test the difference of population and sample...
*October 2, 2012 by jericho*

**Statistics**

Suppose that the weight of male babies less than 2 months old is normally distributed with mean 11.5 pounds and standard deviation 2.7 pounds. A sample of 36 babies is selected. What is the probability that the average weight of the sample is less than 11.07 pounds? Write only...
*October 6, 2015 by Tommy*

**statistics**

The time needed to complete a final examination in a particular college course is normally distributed with a mean of 79 minutes and a standard deviation of 8 minutes. Answer the following questions. Assume that the class has 60 students and that the examination period is 90 ...
*November 15, 2015 by margaret*

**Statistics **

The Weight of a small Starbucks coffee is normally distributed random variable with a mean of 360 grams and a standard deviation of 9 grams. Find the weight that corresponds to each event. a. highest 10% b. highest 50% c. highest 5% D. highest 80% e. lowest 10% f. middle 50% g...
*April 11, 2014 by Kelly*

**Math**

In the average ball game, the sum of the scores of both teams is 4545, with a standard deviation of 55. If the score of a game resulted in a z-score of 1.801.80 and the winning team had a score of 3333, what was the other team's score?
*July 19, 2015 by Peewee*

**statistic**

the mean of adult men is 172 pounds with a standard deviation of 29 pounds. ask 20 men thier weight and use excel to calculate the mean. test the hypothesis that the mean is not 172 pounds at the .10 significance level. and how many men should be sampled if you want to be 98% ...
*December 4, 2010 by natasha*

**physics**

A cart of mass m = 0.84 kg on a track undergoes a collision with another cart. It's velocity before and after the collision, vi and vf is measured and found to be vi = 1.32±0.04 m/s and vf = 0.30±0.04 m/s. If the collision lasts a time interval Δt = 0.100±0.006 s, ...
*February 17, 2011 by charisse*

**physics**

A cart of mass m = 0.84 kg on a track undergoes a collision with another cart. It's velocity before and after the collision, vi and vf is measured and found to be vi = 1.32±0.04 m/s and vf = 0.30±0.04 m/s. If the collision lasts a time interval Δt = 0.100±0.006 s, ...
*February 17, 2011 by charisse*

**Statistics/Probability**

A component is rejected if its has a diameter less than 70mm, reworked if the diameter is between 70 and 73.5mm or more than 78.5mm. The diameter of a component is normally distributed with a mean 76mm and standard deviation 2.5mm. In a batch of 400 components, determine the ...
*July 20, 2014 by Koylar*

**AP Statistics**

Do the samples appear to be from the same population? Why or why not? Support your answer with numerical facts and convincing reasons and explanations Chemical distribution stats: Five # summary: (2.29816, 2.29869, 2.299152, 2.30074) Mean: 2.299706 Standard deviation: 0....
*October 7, 2015 by Ashley*

**math - Please help me to understand**

The average selling price of homes in a certain city is $356,300. Assume the variable is normally distributed with a standard deviation of $64,600. If 396 homes are for sale, how many homes will sell for more than $325,000? (Round up to the next whole number.) I don't ...
*November 28, 2011 by Jennifer*

**math - Please help me to understand**

The average selling price of homes in a certain city is $356,300. Assume the variable is normally distributed with a standard deviation of $64,600. If 396 homes are for sale, how many homes will sell for more than $325,000? (Round up to the next whole number.) I don't ...
*November 29, 2011 by Jennifer*

**math (stats)**

The cholesterol levels of adult American women are approximately normal with the mean of 188 mg/dl and a standard deviation of 24 mg/dl. a company wants to test a certain medication for women falling in the highest 15% of cholesterol readings. what is the lowest cholesterol ...
*November 17, 2014 by jeff*

**Statistics**

A sociologist interested in cultural differences compared women of two ethinic groups on a Role Approval Index (high scores mean high degrees of approval of one's social role). The results are as follows: Ethnic Group A: N = 15 M= 55 S2 = 6.5 Ethnic Group B : N = 23 M= 51 S2...
*October 11, 2009 by Trey*

**Statistics**

A sociologist interested in cultural differences compared women of two ethinic groups on a Role Approval Index (high scores mean high degrees of approval of one's social role). The results are as follows: Ethnic Group A: N = 15 M= 55 S2 = 6.5 Ethnic Group B : N = 23 M= 51 S2...
*October 16, 2009 by Ken*

**statistics**

6. A sociologist interested in cultural differences compared women of two ethinic groups on a Role Approval Index (high scores mean high degrees of approval of one's social role). The results are as follows: Ethnic Group A: N = 15 M= 55 S2 = 6.5 Ethnic Group B : N = 23 M= 51 ...
*May 2, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Probability and Statistics**

The major would like to estimate the mean number of automobile crashes per day at the intersection of 2 highways. A random sample of 40 days worth of data had a mean of 4.3 crashes and a standard deviation of 0.9. How large of a sample would be needed in order to produce a 95...
*April 29, 2012 by Kim*

**Business Analytics statistics**

I dont under stand ho to get the answer to this excel question can anyone help? and email me back skylerbloo at netscape . net The assignment is in three parts: 1. An analytic section that you will submit as an Excel spread sheet 2. A PowerPoint presentation of 3 to 5 slides. ...
*August 19, 2009 by Trisha*

**Statistics**

Are these statements true or false? 1. The sample mean, the sample proportion and the sample standard deviation are all unbiased estimators of the corresponding population parameters. 2. If the population is normally distributed with known variance then the sample mean may not...
*November 5, 2010 by help*

**Stats**

You will need to examine two of the nine sections of data: one section of qualitative data (choose either Gender or Position) one section of quantitative data (choose either Intrinsic or Extrinsic) Each section should include all data points listed in the column for the ...
*November 10, 2011 by Puppygirl*

**stats**

In a transportation study of 20 large cities, it was found that the mean of the number of cars per person was 0.504. (Some of the people in the city are children.) The study also stated that the standard deviation s was 0.123. Find a 95 % confidence interval for the true mean ...
*March 31, 2013 by chris*

**stats**

n a transportation study of 20 large cities, it was found that the mean of the number of cars per person was 0.504. (Some of the people in the city are children.) The study also stated that the standard deviation s was 0.123. Find a 95 % confidence interval for the true mean ...
*March 31, 2013 by chris*

**math foundations 20**

How do I solve normal distribution word problems? Ex A manufacturer offers a warranty on it's coffee makers. The coffee makers have mean lifespan of 4.5 years, with standard deviation of 0.7 yeaes. For how long should the coffee makers be covered by the warranty, if the ...
*June 9, 2014 by Ayane*

**Statistics**

The fracture strength of a certain type of manufactured glass is normally distributed with a mean of 579 MPa with a standard deviation of 14 MPa. (a) What is the probability that a randomly chosen sample of glass will break at less than 579 MPa? (b) More than 590 MPa? (c) Less...
*January 8, 2012 by Mary Ann*

**statistics**

1. The fracture strength of a certain type of manufactured glass is normally distributed with a mean of 579 MPa with a standard deviation of 14 MPa. (a) What is the probability that a randomly chosen sample of glass will break at less than 579 MPa? (b) More than 590 MPa? (c) ...
*March 26, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Finance**

Niles is making an investment with an expected return of 12 percent. If the standard deviation of the return is 4.5 percent, and if Niles is investing $100,000, then what dollar amount is Niles 90 percent sure that he will have at the end of the year? A) $100,000.00 B) $104,...
*October 24, 2011 by James*

**statistics**

The distribution of weekly salaries at a large company is right skewed with a mean of $1000 and a standard deviation of $350. What is the probability that the sampling error made in estimating the mean weekly salary for all employees of the company by the mean of a random ...
*June 18, 2013 by Anonymous*

**probability**

Assume that head sizes (circumference) of new recruits in the Canadian armed forces can be approximated by a normal distribution with a mean of 22.8 inches and a standard deviation of 1.1 inches. (a)What proportion of recruits have head sizes between 22 and 23 inches? (b)Five ...
*November 3, 2014 by ashley*

**Statistics**

The distribution of weekly salaries at a large company is reverse J-shaped with a mean of $1000 and a standard deviation of $370. What is the probability that the sampling error made in estimating the mean weekly salary for all employees of the company by the mean of a random ...
*April 13, 2015 by Janet*

**statistics**

The average temperature in households is 67.6 degrees F. The standard deviation is 4.2 degrees F. A random sample of 51 households is to be selected (a) What is the probability that the average of this sample will be above 68.3 degrees F? Probability = (4 decimal places) (b) ...
*February 25, 2011 by Anna*

**operations management**

given the following information, provide an example of how much of farmers sausage gravy mix should be ordered. You are doing the order for thursday. service level 95%, and standard deviation of 3.5 units per week, and a moving average weekly demand of 35 servings. the gravy ...
*April 27, 2011 by rose*

**mba**

Analyze the following portfolios performance using Jensen index, Treynor index and Sharpe index versus the market: Observed Rate of Return Beta (β) Residual Variance Magic fund 15% 1.5 0.02 Shanti fund 10% 0.5 0.00 Risk-free rate of interest is 50%, return on the market ...
*September 11, 2011 by bhavana*

**MBA**

Analyze the following portfolios performance using Jensen index, Treynor index and Sharpe index versus the market: Observed Rate of Return Beta (β) Residual Variance Magic fund 15% 1.5 0.02 Shanti fund 10% 0.5 0.00 Risk-free rate of interest is 50%, return on the market ...
*September 29, 2011 by lakshmi*

**Math help**

The International Bottled Water Association says that Americans on the average drink 4.6 (8-oz.) servings of water a day. Assume that the number of 8-oz. servings of water is approximately normally distributed with a standard deviation of 1.4 servings. (Give your answers ...
*June 13, 2013 by Sue 620*

**economics 5**

At Western University the historical mean of scholarship examination scores for freshman applications is 900. A historical population standard deviation = 180 is assumed known. Each year, the assistant dean uses a sample of applications to determine whether the mean ...
*September 4, 2014 by Mia*

**Economics. (5)**

At Western University the historical mean of scholarship examination scores for freshman applications is 900. A historical population standard deviation = 180 is assumed known. Each year, the assistant dean uses a sample of applications to determine whether the mean ...
*September 5, 2014 by Vanessa*

**economics 5**

At Western University the historical mean of scholarship examination scores for freshman applications is 900. A historical population standard deviation = 180 is assumed known. Each year, the assistant dean uses a sample of applications to determine whether the mean ...
*September 5, 2014 by Mia*

**economics 5**

At Western University the historical mean of scholarship examination scores for freshman applications is 900. A historical population standard deviation = 180 is assumed known. Each year, the assistant dean uses a sample of applications to determine whether the mean ...
*September 7, 2014 by Alejandra*

**statistics**

a) What is the standard deviation of the set of data? b) What raw score will have 15% of the data set above it? c) If I have a raw score of 21 what percentage of the scores, are below my score? 16, 16, 89, 76, 24, 45, 98, 20, 22, 28, 34, 35, 76, 67, 48, 37
*October 11, 2014 by anika*

**statistics**

The participants in a weight-loss class lost the following weights (in pounds) after three weeks of dieting:3,6,0,3,0,0 Assuming that these weights constitute an entire population, find the standard deviation of the population. Round your answer to at least two decimal places...
*March 28, 2011 by roy*

**statistics**

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
*July 14, 2011 by david*

**statistics**

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
*July 14, 2011 by david*

**statistics**

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
*July 14, 2011 by david*

**statistics**

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
*July 14, 2011 by david*

**Math Statistics**

5. Students in an introductory statistics class were asked to report the age of their mothers when they were born. Summary statistics include Sample size: 36 students Sample mean: 29.643 years Sample standard deviation: 4.564 years a. Calculate the standard error of this ...
*July 29, 2013 by James*

**STATS**

The assembly times for a toy car follow a normal distribution with a mean of 55 minutes and a standard deviation of 4 minutes. The company closes at 5pm every day. If one worker starts to assemble a toy car at 4pm, what is the probability that she will finish this job before ...
*June 18, 2012 by Mickie*

**Statistics**

An economist found that a random sample of 42 high school teachers had an average annual salary of $56,490. A previous study showed that the population standard deviation is $4150. Calculate the margin of error, E, for a 99% confidence interval for µ, the average annual salary...
*March 1, 2014 by Patrick*

**urgent help statistic**

A random sample of 20 people who resided within the u.s resulted in average viewing time of 4.76 hrs per day with a sample standard deviation of 2.297 hrs. obtain and interpret a 95% confidence interval, for the mean viewing time of all americans confidence interval: Interpert...
*December 15, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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? ...
*March 1, 2015 by dumb boy*

**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? ...
*March 1, 2015 by please help me*

**Math**

The median weekly earnings for people working in sales is $450. Assume that the weekly earnings are approx. normally distributed with a standard deviation of $90. What is the mean weekly earnings for people working in sales?
*December 10, 2011 by Stacy*

**math**

The median weekly earnings for people working in sales is $450. Assume that the weekly earnings are approx. normally distributed with a standard deviation of $90. What is the mean weekly earnings for people working in sales?
*December 11, 2011 by Stacy*

**Advanced Math**

A set of 750 values has a normal distribution with a mean of 12.5 and a standard deviation of 0.36. A. What percent of the data is between 12.25 and 12.75? ANSWER: 51.6% B. Find the interval about the mean within wich 45% of the data lie. ANSWER: 12.28-12.72 C. Find the ...
*August 11, 2009 by Patrick*

**business**

You conduct a survey of a sample of 25 members of this year’s graduating marketing students and find that the average GPA is 3.2. The standard deviation of the sample is 0.4. Over the last 10 years, the average GPA has been 3.0. Is the GPA of this year’s students significantly...
*March 11, 2010 by joi*

**Statistics**

An electrical firm which manufactures a certain type of bulb wants to estimate its mean life. Assuming that the life of the light bulb is normally distributed and that the standard deviation is known to be 40 hours, how many bulbs should be tested so that we can be 90 percent ...
*November 16, 2012 by Blerp*

**stats**

A research firm conducted a survey to determine the mean amount people spend at a popular coffee shop during a week. They found the amounts spent per week followed a normal distribution, with a population standard deviation of $4. A sample of 49 customers revealed that the ...
*November 4, 2014 by Anonymous*

**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? ...
*March 1, 2015 by Kid with help fast*

**Math**

Fifteen smart cars were randomly selected and the highway mileage of each was noted. The analysis yielded a mean of 47 miles per gallon and a standard deviation of 5 miles per galon. Which of the following would represent a 90% confidence interval for the average highway ...
*March 29, 2015 by Arturo*

**science**

Shown below are the data giving the length of life of lights in an underground tunnel. 9.0 months 7.0 months 8.2 months 8.3 months 7.8 months 8.1 months 7.5 months 7.6 months 9.1 months 7.4 months I calculated the standard deviation to be about 0.679. Estimate the probability ...
*January 22, 2012 by Joy*

**Statistics**

Shown below are the data giving the length of life of lights in an underground tunnel. 9.0 months 7.0 months 8.2 months 8.3 months 7.8 months 8.1 months 7.5 months 7.6 months 9.1 months 7.4 months I calculated the standard deviation to be about 0.679. Estimate the probability ...
*January 22, 2012 by Joy*

**statistics**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*July 7, 2012 by jilla*

**statistics**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*July 7, 2012 by jennifer*

**STATISTICS**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*July 7, 2012 by judy( Help needed ,Please!?*

**statistics**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.1 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.6 years, find the probability that a random sample of 34 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*March 5, 2013 by Kay*

**statistics**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.6 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.1 years, find the probability that a random sample of 30 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*October 4, 2013 by statistics student*

**Statistics**

An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 25.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.3 years, find the probability that a random sample of 32 U.S. women would show a mean age at ...
*October 7, 2013 by Casey*

**Statistics**

An auditor reviewed 25 oral surgery insurance claims from a particular surgical office, determining that the mean out-of-pocker patient billing above the reimbursed amount was $275.66 with a standard deviation of $78.11. (a)at the 5% level of significance, soes this sample ...
*June 8, 2008 by Gayla*

**final exam**

a study shown that 20% of all college textbooks cost at least $70.it is known that the standard deviation of the prices of all college textbook is $9.50.assuming that prices of all college textbooks follow a normal distribution, find the mean price of all college textbooks.
*May 21, 2013 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

At a large dept. store, the avg. number of years of employment for a cashier is 5.7 with a standard deviation of 1.8 years. If the number of years of employment at this department store is normally distributed, what is the probability that a cashier selected at random has ...
*January 4, 2013 by Kelly*

**statistics**

For the past 20 years, the high temperature on April 15th has averaged = 62 degrees with a standard deviation of = 12. Last year, the high temperature was 68 degrees. Based on this information, which of the following best describes last year's temperature on ...
*November 24, 2013 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A new extended-life light bulb has an average service life of 750 hours, with a standard deviation of 50 hours. If the service life of these light bulbs approximates a normal distribution, about what percent of the distribution will be between 600 hours and 900 hours?
*January 9, 2012 by MARIA*

**statistics **

Drivers pay an average of (mean $690) per year for automobile insurance the distribution of insurance payments is approximately normal with a standard deviation of 110 dollars. What proportion of drivers pay more than 100 dollars per year for insurance?
*July 29, 2012 by Jessica *

**statistics **

Drivers pay an average of (mean $690) per year for automobile insurance the distribution of insurance payments is approximately normal with a standard deviation of 110 dollars. What proportion of drivers pay more than 100 dollars per year for insurance?
*July 29, 2012 by Jessica *

**statistics**

2. The results of a recent survey indicate that the average new car costs $23,000, with a standard deviation of $3,500. The price of cars is normally distributed. a. What is a Z score for a car with a price of $ 33,000? b. What is a Z score for a car with a price of $30,000? c...
*September 3, 2012 by Sandra*

**Intro toEpidemiology and health data anaysisl**

If the mean number of cigarettes smoked by pregnant women is 12 and the standard deviation is 8, find the probability that in a random sample of 100 pregnant women the mean number of cigarettes smoked will be greater than 20. What does this mean (within your population).
*November 20, 2014 by Octavia*

**statistics**

Large group of students took a test in English and the final grades have a mean of 75 and a standard deviation of 8. If we can approximate the distribution of these grades by a normal distribution. What percentage of the students (ii) Should pass the test (grades >= 60) (...
*November 26, 2015 by ali*

**statistics**

The number of viewers of American Idol has a mean of 21 million with a standard deviation of 10 million. Assume this distribution follows a normal distribution. Refer to the table in Appendix B.1. What is the probability that next week's show will: (a) Have between 22 and 31 ...
*March 10, 2011 by Anonymous*

**statisitcs **

The combined math and verbal scores for students taking a national standardized examination for college admission is normally distributed with a mean of 560 and a standard deviation of 180. If a college requires a student to be in the top 40 % of students taking this test, ...
*October 23, 2014 by veronica*

**statistics**

A researcher wishes to estimate the mean amount of money spent per month on food by households in a certain neighborhood. She desires a margin of error of $30. Past studies suggest that a population standard deviation of $248 is reasonable. Estimate the minimum sample size ...
*April 18, 2015 by MARY*

**stats math**

An appliance store sells washing machines and dryers among other things. The average sale on washers and dryers is $530 with a standard deviation of $100. Suppose that sales figures on washers and dryers are normally distributed. If a sale is randomly selected, the probability...
*July 18, 2010 by thara*

**statistics**

A researcher conducts a t test for dependent means in which it is predicted that there will be a decrease in unemployment from before to after a particular job-skills training program. The cutoff "t" needed is -1.8333. The standard deviation of the distribution of means of ...
*August 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

According to the Census Bureau's 2002 American Community Survey, the average travel time to work of workers 16 years and over living in Boston, MA, who did not work at home, was 28.2 minutes with a standard deviation of 0.79 minutes. A sample of 35 commute times is taken. What...
*May 7, 2013 by ali awan*

**statistics**

According to the Census Bureau's 2002 American Community Survey, the average travel time to work of workers 16 years and over living in Boston, MA, who did not work at home, was 28.2 minutes with a standard deviation of 0.79 minutes. A sample of 35 commute times is taken. What...
*May 8, 2013 by ali awan*

**statistics **

Randomly selected cans of Coke are measured for the amount of cola in ounces. The sample values listed below have a mean of 12.18 ounces and a standard deviation of 0.118 ounces. Use DataDesk to find a 99% confidence interval for the mean volume of Coke in cans. Show the upper...
*June 28, 2013 by Katelyn*