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September 1, 2014

September 1, 2014

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**Statistics-- help needed despertaly!!!!!!**

McMaster University researchers Margo Wilson and Martin Daly showed 209 male and female students pictures of attractive and not-so-attractive people of the opposite sex. Each was then offered a chance to win a prize. They could accept a check for between $15 and $35 tomorrow ...
*December 1, 2010 by Mandy*

**m/c**

Which of the following refers to when a researcher gathers data from a sample and uses the statistics generated to reach conclusions about the population from which the sample was taken? inferential statistics holistic statistics conclusive statistics descriptive statistics is...
*May 20, 2010 by Thara!*

**Statistics **

Assume that a random sample is used to estimate a population proportion p. Find the margin of error E that corresponds to the given statistics and confidence level. 95% confidence the sample size is 2096 of which 25%are successes The margin of E= (round to four decimal places ...
*April 30, 2013 by Rob*

**Statistics**

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

**Statistics**

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

**Statistics**

How large a sample of U.S. adults is needed in order to estimate U with a 95% confidence interval of length 1.2 hours?
*June 25, 2012 by Pat*

**Speech- Statistic needed**

Does anyone know of any websites that have statistics on the number of people that volunteer for disaster relief in the us?
*March 24, 2014 by Rebekah*

**math**

Draw a venn diagram to illustrate the following. In a shop 50 cars were inspected and it found that 23 needed new brakes and 34 needed new tires. 3 needed no services at all how many needed new brakes and new tires? How many only needed brakes? Please help
*December 9, 2011 by kia*

**statistics**

how large a sample size is needed for 2 sided 95% confidence interval to have a length of 2 weeks when mean is 3.6
*June 28, 2012 by jo*

**statistics**

Find the indicated critical value. z 0.04 Round to two decimal places as needed. My answer is 1.75 what do guys think.
*November 9, 2013 by angela*

**Statistics**

What sample size is needed to find the percent of the customers at a store that are married, if 90% confidence is desired to be within a 5% margin of error?
*February 27, 2013 by Scot*

**statistics**

Use the margin of error E = $10, confidence level of 99%, and ó = $40 to find the minimum sample size needed to estimate an unknown population mean, .ì
*June 22, 2011 by Jessica*

**Statistics**

What critical t value would be needed to construct a 90% confidence interval on a sample of size 22? 1.717 1.323 2.080 1.321 1.721
*October 26, 2012 by Clueless*

**Statistics**

What critical t value would be needed to construct a 90% confidence interval on a sample of size 22? 1.717 1.323 2.080 1.321 1.721
*November 1, 2012 by Clueless*

**Statistics**

As the sample size gets larger, what happens to the size of the correlation that is needed for significance?
*May 2, 2014 by Lizzy*

**statistics**

9. Explain the transformation needed to convert the following data to a linear data set. {(1, 0.98), (2, 1.39), (3, 1.71), (4, 1.98), (5, 2.22), (6, 2.43)} (6 points)
*December 13, 2013 by helen*

**statistics**

sample size needed with a mean of 100,standard deviation of 20 for the the population of normal adults an iq range to fall between 2 iq points with 95% confidence interval
*December 1, 2012 by krissy*

**statistics**

Statistics play s a major role in the health care field in today's environment. Please provide how statistics can be important and influential in the nursing profession. Provide at least two examples where you ahve observed statistics to contribute positively to the needs of ...
*May 18, 2010 by cortez*

**statistics**

5. The table below shows Psychology exam scores, Statistics Exam scores, and IQ scores for a random sample of students. What can you observe in the relationship between IQ and psychology, psychology and statistics, and IQ and statistics? Using a web-calculator, obtain the ...
*November 29, 2011 by shirley*

**Algebra- word problem**

Jordan has a photograph on his wall that is 3 in. long and 6 in. wide. He takes it to be framed which increases the length and width by 2 in. each. How does getting the picture framed change the amount of wall space needed? My choice is B- Correct?? Choices A. the wall needed ...
*May 15, 2011 by Mary *

**statistics**

It takes approximately 15 minutes to code one record. How many personnel hours would be needed to code 1,424 discharges for the month?
*April 15, 2013 by dee*

**Statistics**

It takes approximately 15 minutes to code one record. How many personnel hours would be needed to code 1,424 discharges for the month?
*October 19, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

What is an example of a research problem at your organization that would benefit from the use of either descriptive statistics or probability distribution statistics?
*October 11, 2010 by Kathy*

**chemistry 2**

You are instructed to create 800. mL of a 0.69 M phosphate buffer with a pH of 7.6. You have phosphoric acid and the sodium salts NaH2PO4, Na2HPO4, and Na3PO4 available. what is the molarity needed for the acid component of the buffer?What is the molarity needed for the base ...
*March 4, 2014 by Danielle*

**Health**

1. What is needed to make blood cells? 2. What pair of workers is needed to produce estrogen? 3. What is needed to produce eleven hormones that control the actions of other endocrine glands? 4. What is needed to pass oxygen from lungs into blood vessels and welcome carbon ...
*December 4, 2011 by Hayley*

**Statistics**

)The random sample shown below was selected from a normal distribution Complete parts (a) and (b). Construct a 99% confidence interval for the population mean u. Round to two decimal places as needed.
*March 23, 2014 by Carol Harper*

**statistics anova**

a professor is interested in whether there is a differnce in counseling student's statistics competency scores among 1) those who have never taken any statistics ourse, 2) those who have only taken an undergraduate statistics course, 3)
*February 27, 2012 by caryn*

**statistics**

A political candidate has asked you to conduct a poll to determine what percentage of people support her. If the candidate only wants a 4% margin of error at a 99% confidence level, what size of sample is needed?
*November 27, 2011 by Livia*

**statistics**

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of adults living in rural areas who own a gun. He wishes to achieve a margin of error of 2.8%. What is the minimum sample size needed?
*July 28, 2014 by liz*

**statistics**

consider a stanley cup playoff series in which the toronto maple leafs hockey team faces the ottawa senators. toronto hosts the first, second and if needed fifth
*November 21, 2012 by stuff*

**statistics**

Assume that adults have IQ score that are normally distributed with a mean of 105 and a standard deviation 20. Find P, which is the IQ score separating the bottom 10% from the top 90%. Round to the nearest hundredth as needed.
*November 7, 2013 by angela*

**statistics**

conduct a study on support of ban on smartphones in class. 68/87 said yes. How large of a sample is needed to be sure the margin of error +/- 3.5% with 99% confidence. I know this is estimation...but I am not sure how to go about solving this problem.
*November 20, 2013 by mel*

**Algebra ll**

Cleopatra was needed barge workers, and when the word went out 175 workers showed up, that is 21/2 times the amount needed. How many workers were originally needed? (I am trying to help my niece with her homework, and we live 600 miles apart. Can you explain to me how to get ...
*August 29, 2007 by Trisha*

**statistics**

If you want to be 95% confident of estimating the population proportion to within a sampling error of and there is historical evidence that the population proportion is approximately 0.40, what sample size is needed?
*March 16, 2012 by Johniece McCoy*

**statistics**

A researcher wishes to estimate with 95% confidence the proportion of adults who have high speed internet access. Her estimate must be accurate within 4% of the true proportion. 1. Find the minimum sample size needed using a prior study that found that 48% of the respondents ...
*October 14, 2012 by Diana*

**statistics**

a simple random sample will be obtained from a normally distributed population. find the minimum sample size needed to be 95% confident that the sample standard deviation (s) is within 10% of sigma. please help!
*April 16, 2011 by lucy*

**statistics**

For a normal distribution with a mean of 140 and a standard deviation of 55 find each value requested. a. What is the minimum score needed to be in the bottom 10% of the distribution? b. What scores form the boundaries for the middle 75% of the distribution.
*April 29, 2012 by tammy*

**Statistics**

Use the sample data and confidence level to construct the confidence interval estimate of the population proportion p. n=500, x=350, 90% confidence ?<p<? (Round to three decimal places as needed.)
*April 30, 2013 by Rob*

**statistics**

The cutoff "t" needed is -1.8333. The standard deviation of the distribution of means of change scores is 2.0 and the mean change score for the sample studied is an increase of 5.2. What is the t score?
*November 4, 2009 by Brenda*

**Statistics**

About how many participants are needed for 80% power in each of the following planned studies that will use a t test for dependent means with p < .05? Predicted Effect Size Tails (a) Medium Two (b) Large One (c) Small One
*January 8, 2011 by Maria*

**Statistics**

About how many participants are needed for 80% power in each of the following planned studies that will use a t test for dependent means with p < .05? Predicted Effect Size Tails (a) Medium Two (b) Large One (c) Small One
*January 8, 2011 by Maria*

**Statistics**

In the following question, identify which choices would be considered inferential statistics and which would be considered inferential statistics. 1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O+ blood" ...
*November 16, 2013 by kitty*

**writing **

Which of the following statements is not a general rule for using statistics in a classroom speech? A The more statistics the better. Use statistics sparingly Make sure information is up to date Round off long numbers.
*May 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A researcher is interested in estimating the noise levels in decibels at area urban hospitals. She wants to be 90% confident that her estimate is correct. If the standard deviation is 4.13, how large a sample is needed to get the desired information to be accurate within 0.68 ...
*November 2, 2010 by Valerie*

**statistics**

A researcher is interested in estimating the average salary of teachers in a large urban school district. She wants to be 95% confident that her estimate is correct. If the standard deviation is $1050, how large a sample is needed to be accurate within $200?
*February 4, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

5. The table below shows Psychology exam scores, Statistics Exam scores, and IQ scores for a random sample of students. What can you observe in the relationship between IQ and psychology, psychology and statistics, and IQ and statistics? Using a web-calculator, obtain the ...
*June 3, 2011 by neil*

**statistics**

We guess, based on historical data, that 30% of graduating high-school seniors in a large city will have completed a first-year calculus course. What's the minimum sample size needed to construct a 95% confidence interval for a proportion with a margin of error of 2.5%?
*April 22, 2014 by nicole*

**statistics**

confidence intervals: A researcher is interested in estimating the average salary of teachers in a large school district. She wants to be 95% confident that her estimate is correct. If the standard deviation is $1050, how large a sample is needed to be accurate within $200.
*March 28, 2013 by ann*

**Statistics**

A private opinion poll is conducted for a politician favors decriminalizing marijuana possession. How large a sample is needed in order to be 95% confident that the sample proportion will not differ from the true proportion by more than 2%.
*March 10, 2013 by Clifford*

**statistics**

I am conducting a study on support of ban on smartphones in class. 68/87 said yes to the ban. How large of a sample is needed to be sure the margin of error +/- 3.5% with 99% confidence. I know this is estimation...but I am not sure how to go about solving this problem.
*November 20, 2013 by mel*

**Psychology**

An essential part of scientific thinking is not only how to use statistics correctly, but also how to identify the misuse of statistics. Our textbook authors suggest that students should: Answer distrust all statistics because they convey a false impression of certainty and ...
*April 23, 2013 by J.J*

**statistics**

A researcher is interested in estimating the noise levels in decibels at area urban hospitals. She wants to be 95% confident that her estimate is correct. If the standard deviation is 4.02, how large a sample is needed to get the desired information to be accurate within 0.58 ...
*September 2, 2011 by Laynette*

**Chemistry please help!**

Please help. I have no idea how to do these 4 homework problems. 1- How many milliliters of 0.140 M HCl are needed to completely neutralize 42.0mL of 0.106 M Ba(OH)2 solution? 2-How many milliliters of 0.123 M H2SO4 are needed to neutralize 0.250 g of NaOH ? 3-If 55.2 mL of ...
*February 22, 2010 by Robert*

**Statistics **

A researcher wishes to estimate, with 95% confidence, the proportion of adults who have high-speed internet access. Her estimate must be accurate within 4% of the true proportion. A) Find the minimum sample size needed, using a prior study that found that 54% of the ...
*June 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A researcher at a major hospital wishes to estimate the proportion of the adult population of the U.S. that has high blood pressure. How large a sample is needed in order to be 99% confident that the sample proportion will not differ from the tgrue proportion by more than 4%?
*March 13, 2011 by chalulu*

**statistics**

The distribution of scores on a standardized aptitude test is approximately normal with a mean of 490 and a standard deviation of 95. What is the minimum score needed to be in the top 25% on this test? Carry your intermediate computations to at least four decimal places, and ...
*May 6, 2012 by SHelia*

**statistics**

the average act score submitted to a certain university is 26. to be eligible for admission, a student must score in the top 6% of applicants. if the scores are normally distributed with a standard deviation of 2.4, what is the minimum score needed to be considered for admission?
*March 21, 2014 by roger*

**statistics**

We believe that 77% of the population of all Business Statistics I students consider statistics to be an exciting subject. Suppose we randomly and independently selected 40 students from the population. If the true percentage is really 77%, find the probability of observing 39...
*August 8, 2010 by yamini*

**statistics**

In a preliminary study, the sample standard deviation for the duration of a particular back pain suffered by patients was 18.0 months. How large a random sample is needed to construct a 90% confidence interval so that an estimate can be made within 2 months of the actual duratio
*August 2, 2011 by joe*

**physics multiple choice**

A force F is required to push a crate along a rough horizontal floor at a constant speed V with friction present. What force is needed to push this crate along the same floor at a constant speed 3V if friction is the same as before? A. A constant force 3F is needed. B. A force...
*February 2, 2011 by mely*

**physics multiple choice**

A force F is required to push a crate along a rough horizontal floor at a constant speed V with friction present. What force is needed to push this crate along the same floor at a constant speed 3V if friction is the same as before? A. A constant force 3F is needed. B. A force...
*February 2, 2011 by andrea*

**AP Statistics**

We guess, based on historical data, that 30% of graduating high-school seniors in a large city will have completed a first-year calculus course. What's the minimum sample size needed to construct a 95% confidence interval for a proportion with a margin of error of 2.5%? 1537 ...
*November 3, 2012 by Blegh*

**chemistry**

what is the number of grams needed to prepare a 1.23 M solution of nitric acid if 250.0 mL are needed?
*May 19, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Chemistry help needed**

How many milligram of lysozyme (MW=14,600 g/mol) are needed to make 3 liters of a 10^-6 M solution?
*September 15, 2013 by Kris*

**Chemistry..**

A chemical engineer calculated that 15.0 mol H2 was needed to react with excess N2 to prepare 10.0 mol NH3. But the actual yield is 60.0% . Write a balanced chemical equation for the reaction. Is the amount of H2 needed to make 10.0 mol NH3 more than, the same as, or less than...
*January 2, 2013 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A university wants to estimate the average distance that commuter students travel to get to class with an error of ±3 miles and 90 percent confidence. What sample size would be needed, assuming that distances are normally distributed with a range of X = 0 to X = 50 miles, and ...
*October 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

You are a travel agent and wish to estimate, with 98% confidence, the proportion of vacationers who use an online service or the Internet to make travel reservations. Your estimate must be accurate within 4% of the population proportion. a) No preliminary estimate is available...
*April 6, 2011 by alex*

**statistics for health research**

Descriptive statistics are widely used in qualitative research. When establishing if a population is normally distributed explain when the statistics of sample size, mean, mode, median, skewness and kurtosis will guide the researcher to make conclusions of a normal distribution.
*June 16, 2014 by maureen*

**Finance**

If a corporation wanted to guarantee its long term costs of financing an investment project, it could: a.) sell t-bill futures for when the funds were needed b.) buy t-bill futures for when the funds were needed c.) sell t-bond futures for when the funds were needed d.) buy t-...
*April 28, 2010 by Sam*

**Statistics**

1. of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. a) "42 percent of the people in NYC have O+ blood" Is the statement descriptive statistics or inferential statistics? b) "58 percent of the people in NYC do not have type O+ blood" Is the statement ...
*November 16, 2013 by kitty*

**statistics**

The following list is a sampling of the costs of various statistics textbooks used at several colleges. Give the upper confidence limit for a 95% confidence interval estimate for the mean cost of all statistics textbooks. 109.95; 92.00; 96.70; 84.85; 92.60; 84.45; 90.95; 77.00...
*July 31, 2014 by martha*

**statistics page on jiskha**

Does anyone find the picture as funny as I do? http://www.jiskha.com/math/statistics/ It's a baby holding a statistics textbook.
*September 9, 2008 by Leo*

**math**

A small business just leased a new computer and color laser printer for three years. The service contract for the the computer offers unlimited repairs for a fee of $100 a year plus a $25 service charge for each repair needed. The company's research suggested that during a ...
*January 1, 2008 by clarence*

**chemistry**

a student needed 1000 ml of a 0.10 buffer of ph 4.0. calculate the amount of sodium acetate and acidic acid needed for this solution
*April 20, 2010 by bay*

**Introduction to statistics**

A researcher would like to estimate the population proportion of adults living in a certain town who have at least a high school education. No information is available about its value. How large a sample size is needed to estimate it to within 0.19 with 99% confidence? n= (...
*July 17, 2014 by Elizabeth*

**Math130 help**

In Paul's bicycle shop 40 bikes are needed new tires and 27 needed gear repairs, what is the greatest number of bikes could have neede both and the least number of bikes that could have needed both
*May 16, 2013 by Enis*

**Math help needed**

How many capsules , each containing 250mg, are needed to provide 50mg/kg/day for 10 days for a person weighing 176 lbs?
*February 23, 2012 by Vicki*

**Statistics**

Of 500 randomly selected people in new york city, 210 people had O+ blood. "58 percent of the people in NYC do not have type O+ blood" Is the statement descriptive statistics or inferential statistics?
*November 17, 2013 by kitty*

**Statistics**

3. A professor is interested in whether there is a difference in counseling students’ statistics competency scores among 1) those who have never taken any statistics course, 2) those who have only taken an undergraduate statistics course, 3) those who have taken COUN 503, and ...
*December 9, 2012 by Ke Ke*

**statistics**

A researcher is interested in estimating the average salary of teachers in a large urban school district. She wants to be 95% confident that her estimate is correct. If the standard deviation is $1050 (σ = 1050), how large of a sample is needed to be accurate within $200...
*October 29, 2012 by jr*

**statistics**

Computer Services wants to estimate the mean number of hours college students use on campus computers each day. They want to be within .1 hour of the true value with 99% confidence. From a previous study, the standard deviation is assumed to be .6 hour. What size sample is ...
*December 11, 2010 by John Davis*

**statistics**

An aircraft is equipped with three engines that operate independently. The probability of an engine failure is .01. What is the probability of a successful flight if only one engine is needed for the successful operation of the aircraft?
*October 10, 2012 by Mom*

**science/maths?**

how much force is needed to accelerate a golfball and basketball at the same speed for one metre? please help needed soon!!!
*June 3, 2011 by who wants 2 no?*

**Statistics**

The null hypothesis is: a. Always contains a > in the equation b. Not needed c. The alternative hypothesis d. The hypothesis of no difference e. Always contain a < in the equation
*September 15, 2010 by Beata Chmielewska*

**Chemistry**

Record the amount of heat needed to change phases for water-ice to steam using graphical analysis. Is there a one accurate amount of heat needed to change phases, I thought it varied depending the problem... Would the question be asking for the heat needed in my graph that I ...
*June 10, 2010 by Amy~*

**statistics**

12. A statistics student received a grade of 85 on a statistics midterm. If the corresponding z score equaled +1.50, and the standard deviation equaled 7, what was the average grade on this exam? a. 95.5 b. 74.5 c. 78.0 d. Cannot determine without knowing how many took the ...
*February 26, 2012 by tim*

**Chemistry Solubility help!!!!!!!!!**

INFORMATION: [HCl] = 0.1388 M We placed 0.5 g Ca(OH)2 in 100 mL of the following solutions: Flask A: Distilled Water (7.4 mL of HCl needed to titrate) Flask B: 0.05 NaOH (12.1 mL of HCl needed to titrate) Flask C: 0.025 NaOH (10.8 mL of HCl needed to titrate) Flask D: 0.0125 ...
*March 26, 2013 by Sally*

**statistics**

Scores on a certain test are normally distributed with a variance of 14. A researcher wishes to estimate the mean score achieved by all adults on the test. Find the sample size needed to assure with 95% confidence that the sample mean will not differ from the population mean ...
*September 13, 2010 by Sarah*

**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 ...
*November 7, 2009 by ronnie*

**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**

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 24, 2010 by cheril*

**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 ...
*September 9, 2010 by math for life*

**algebra**

The power P needed to propel a boat is directly proportional to the cube of the speed of the boat. A 100 hp engine is needed to propel a boat at 15 knots. Find the power needed to drive the boat at 20 knots.
*March 10, 2011 by Jeremiah*

**statistics**

Scores on a certain test are normally distributed with a variance of 91. A researcher wishes to estimate the mean score achieved by all adults on the test. Find the sample size needed to assure with 95.44 percent confidence that the sample mean will not differ from the ...
*June 25, 2011 by vina*

**statistics**

what fraction of games won? percentages 0.676 0.606 0.624 0.667 0.672 1/2 of the games With the limited data given, I don't know how Daniel came to his conclusion. More data is needed. Please respond with the complete information for the problem, and we will do our best to ...
*March 7, 2007 by patti help*

**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 ...
*October 6, 2009 by stat*

**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 ...
*September 9, 2010 by love math *

**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 ...
*September 9, 2010 by dee*

**Statistics**

People were polled on how many books they read the previous year. How many subjects are needed to estimate the number of books read the previous year within one book with 90% confidence? Initial survey results indicate that standard deviation= 15.5 books.
*October 7, 2011 by Stacey*

**Help needed for Chem!**

How can I balance the equation and place coefficients where they are needed for this question: Na + Cl2 -> NaCl please show all the correct steps for this answer because I really need help in understanding it.
*March 15, 2008 by Lisa*

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