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August 28, 2014

August 28, 2014

Number of results: 52,853

**Statistics**

Suppose I am using the t-distribution to estimate or test the mean of a sample from a single population. If the sample size is 25, then the degrees of freedom are ____? I have an answer of 26 is this correct
*June 17, 2010 by Jacob*

**Math (Statistic)**

Considered the sampling distribution of a sample mean obtained by random sampling from an infinite population. This population has a distribution that is highly skewed toward the larger values. a) How is the mean of the sampling distribution related to the mean of the ...
*February 19, 2007 by Jennifer*

**statistics**

Given the oft-cited statistic that 66.7% of the American public is overweight or obese, you are interested in comparing college students BMI level to the general population. Assuming that the general population has a BMI of (μ) = 27.5 using α level of .05, you ...
*April 23, 2009 by HLR*

**Statistics**

Calculate the following: a) Determine the sample size necessary to estimate a population mean to within 1 with a 90% confidence given that the population standard deviation is 10. b) Suppose that the sample was calculated at 150. Estimate the population mean with 90% confidence.
*March 13, 2010 by Tom*

**statistics**

Suppose a population distribution of SAT scores has population mean 500 and population standard deviation 100. What is the mean of the sampling distribution of sample means, ybar , calculated from samples of size n = 36
*November 11, 2011 by Emmily*

**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 ...
*May 3, 2011 by Heather*

**statistics**

1.test wheter these samples represent populations that are different from the general population- sample of 10 with a mean of 44 and sample of 1 with a mean of 48. 2. The general population of individuals has a mean of 40 , a deviation of 6, and follows a normal curve. for ...
*October 22, 2010 by Stephanie*

**Statistics**

A random sample of 10 independent observations from a normally distributed population yielded the following values 51, 53, 49, 43, 47, 46, 45, 30, 60, 52. a) Estimate the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of means for samples like this one. b) Using = .05, test...
*May 5, 2013 by Deb*

**Statistics**

Kind attention Psydag: A random sample of size 20 from a normal population with sample mean 42 and sample standard deviation of 6 . To test the hypothesis the population mean 44 at 5% level of significance , find the p-value and comment Clarification: The sample size is 20 ...
*January 1, 2010 by Mrs. Lakshmi*

**statistics**

An important indicator of lung function is forced expiratory volume(FEV), which is the volume of air that a person can expire in one second. Dr. Jones plans to measure FEv in a random sample of n young women from a certain population, and to use the sample mean as an estimate ...
*February 16, 2008 by lauren*

**statistics**

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
*April 14, 2014 by Vanessa*

**statistics**

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
*April 15, 2014 by Vanessa*

**Statistics**

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
*April 16, 2014 by Vanessa*

**Math**

The College Board reported the following mean scores for the three parts of the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) (The World Almanac, 2009): Assume that the population standard deviation on each part of the test is = 100. a. What is the probability a sample of 90 test takers will...
*April 16, 2014 by Vanessa*

**statistics**

Suppose X has a mound-shaped distribution with sigma=9. A random sample of size 36 has a sample mean 20. Is it appropriate to use a normal distribution to compute a confidence interval for the population mean u?
*June 5, 2012 by Tracey*

**statistics**

7. A sample of 40 observations is selected from one population. The sample mean is 102 and the sample standard deviation is 5. A sample of 50 observations is selected from a second population. The sample mean is 99 and the sample standard deviation is 6. Conduct the following ...
*February 28, 2010 by Barbara*

**Statistics**

8. A sample of 65 observations is selected from one population. The sample mean is 2.67 and the sample standard deviation is .75. A sample of 50 observations is selected from a second population. The sample mean is 2.59 and the sample standard deviation is .66. Conduct the ...
*February 28, 2010 by Barbara*

**Statistics**

Trying to finish an assignment: What happens to the power of the z test when the standard deviation increases? and Is the shape of a sampling distribution always the same as that of the null hypothesis population? Thanks! As the SD increases, the exactness of the estimate of a...
*December 27, 2006 by Cheri*

**sample size/ standard deviations**

How do we compute sample size fluctuations? Suppose we have a population of 16000 and a sample size of 30, and the number of samples 1000, what will be the impact on population mean and standard deviation when the population is normally distributed? When the population is ...
*December 1, 2011 by ut*

**statistics**

Suppose a random sample of 36 is selected from a population with a standard deviation of 12. If the sample mean is 98, the 99% confidence interval to estimate the population mean is
*April 25, 2011 by mona*

**MATH STATS**

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 ...
*July 4, 2011 by Vanessa*

**statistics**

How do we compute sample size fluctuations? Suppose we have a population of 16000 and a sample size of 30, and the number of samples 1000, what will be the impact on population mean and standard deviation when the population is normally distributed? When the population is ...
*December 1, 2011 by Nasir*

**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 ...
*November 15, 2010 by Barbara*

**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 ...
*November 19, 2010 by Anonymous*

**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 ...
*November 19, 2010 by Felicia*

**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 ...
*December 15, 2010 by smith*

**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 ...
*January 24, 2011 by kim*

**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 ...
*April 4, 2011 by amanda *

**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 ...
*June 15, 2011 by Stephanie *

**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 ...
*June 19, 2011 by val*

**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 ...
*June 27, 2011 by brie*

**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 ...
*July 6, 2011 by Dorothy*

**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 ...
*July 19, 2011 by shawn*

**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**

The mean of a population of raw scores is 33 1_X 5 122 . Use the criterion of .05 and the upper tail of the sampling distribution to test whether a sample with X 5 36.8 1N 5 302 represents this population. (a) What is the critical value? (b) Is the sample in the region of ...
*February 13, 2014 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

An IQ test is designed so that the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 19 for the population of normal adults. Find the sample size necessary to estimate the mean IQ score of statistics students such that it can be said with 95% confidence that the sample mean is within ...
*February 12, 2014 by Stephanie*

**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**

Use the given information to find the minimum sample size required to estimate an unknown population mean u. How many adults must be randomly selected to estimate the mean FICO (credit rating)score of working adults in a country? We want 95% confidence that the sample mean is ...
*November 15, 2013 by anonymous*

**statistics**

a. A random sample of 25 was drawn from a normal distribution with a standard deviation of 5. The sample mean is 80. Determine the 95% confidence interval estimate of the population mean.
*August 15, 2011 by Sally*

**Statistics**

A local grocery store wants to estimate the mean daily number of gallons of milk sold to customers. Assume the number of gallons sold follows the normal distribution, with a population standard deviation of 5.10 gallons. A random sample of 60 days shows that the mean daily ...
*October 27, 2013 by Joey*

**stats**

4. Data from the 2008 General Social Survey (GSS) sample show that the mean number of children per respondent was 1.94 with a standard deviation of 1.70. A total of 2,020 people answered this question. (a) Estimate the population mean number of children per adult using a 90% ...
*July 26, 2012 by taylor quenzler*

**Statistics**

Which of the following statements correctly interprets a 95% confidence interval on a population mean? a. It is a single point estimate b. Used to quantify the certainty of the sample standard deviation c. A 99% confidence interval is narrower than the 95% confidence interval ...
*September 15, 2010 by Beata Chmielewska*

**statistics**

In performing a hypothesis test, the null hypothesis is population mean = 6.9 and the alternative hypothesis is population mean ≠ 6.9, a random sample of 16 items is selected. The sample mean is 7.1 and the sample standard deviation is 2.0. The population is ...
*August 17, 2014 by Anonymous*

**basic statistics for the behavioral sciences**

on a standard test of motor coordination, a sports psychologist found that the population of a average bowlers had a mean scores of 24,with a standard deviation of 6. she tested a random sample of 30 bowling alley and found a sample mean of 26, a second random sample of 30 ...
*September 12, 2011 by jan*

**Math- Statistics**

A random sample of size 36 is to be selected from a population that has a mean μ = 50 and a standard deviation σ of 10. * a. This sample of 36 has a mean value of , which belongs to a sampling distribution. Find the shape of this sampling distribution. * b. Find the ...
*February 8, 2011 by Tammy*

**statistic**

1. A distribution has a standard deviation of 12. Find the z-score for each of the following locations in the distribution. a. Above the mean by 3 points. b. Above the mean by 12 points. c. Below the mean by 24 points. d. Below the mean by 18 points. For the following ...
*January 26, 2013 by Nickie*

**Psychology/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 ...
*July 15, 2011 by Dawn*

**Business**

For a continuous random variable x, the population mean and the population standard deviation are 80 and 15 respectively. You extract a sample of 25 elements from this population. The mean of the sampling distribution of the sample mean is
*May 16, 2010 by Donna*

**PSY**

For an IQ test, we know the population _ 5 100 and the _X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution...
*February 2, 2014 by Joy*

**Psychology **

For an IQ test, we know the population _ 5 100 and the _X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution...
*February 2, 2014 by Joy*

**Statistics**

For an IQ test, we know the population n=100 and the ox = 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N = 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution? (c...
*February 3, 2014 by Tonya*

**STATISTICS HELP PLEASE!**

suppose you wish to estimate a population mean based on a random sample of n observations, and prior experience suggests that sd=12.7. if you wish to estimate the mean correct to within 1.6, with probability equal to .95, how many observations should be included in your sample?
*November 15, 2010 by Courtney*

**statistics**

what are the mean and standard deviation of a sampling distribution consisting of samples of size 16? these sameples were drawn from a population whose mean is 25 and who standard deviation is 5. a. 25 and 1.25 b. 5 and 5 c. 25 and 5 d. 5 and 1.25 e. 25 and square root of 5 ...
*February 1, 2009 by helga*

**Statistics**

Suppose that a sample of size 58 is drawn from a population with mean 23 and standard deviation 80. Find the value of , the mean of the distribution of sample means. Wrtie only a number as your answer.
*June 20, 2013 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

Please help me with this question: For an IQ test, we know the population 5 100 and the X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means...
*February 2, 2014 by Tonya*

**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...
*October 2, 2012 by Julie Miranda*

**Statistics**

An admissions director wants to estimate the mean age of all students enrolled at a college. The estimate must be within one year of the population mean. Assume the population of ages is normally distributed. Determine the minimum required sample size to construct a 80% ...
*November 18, 2010 by badel*

**Statistic**

Twenty students assigned to an experimental group receive 30 in a control group has a mean of 38 on the test (with an estimated population standard deviation of 3); the control group has a mean of 35 (with an estimated population standard deviation of 5). Using the .05 level, ...
*October 10, 2009 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

The scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a normal distribution with a mean of 18.6 and a standard deviation of 5.9. A simple random sample of 50 students who took the exam is selected for study: A) What is the shape, mean, and ...
*November 6, 2008 by Marshall*

**math**

A population distribution is known to have standard deviation 20. Determine the p value of a test of the hypothesis that the population mean is equal to 50, if the average of a sample of 64 observations is a) 52.5 , b) 55.0 , c) 57.5
*August 20, 2014 by Rami*

**elizabeth high school**

. An admissions director wants to estimate the mean age of all students enrolled at a college. The estimate must be within one year of the population mean. Assume the population of ages is normally distributed. Determine the minimum required sample size to construct a 90% ...
*November 18, 2010 by minhaj*

**sattistics**

Twenty students randomly assigned to an experimental group receive an instructional program: 30 in a control group do not. After 6 months, both groups are tested on their knowledge. The experimental group has a mean of 38 on the test(with an estimated population standard ...
*July 18, 2009 by Jerry*

**Statistic**

18. Twenty students randomly assigned to an experimental group receive an instructional program; 30 in a control group do not. After 6 months, both groups are tested on their knowledge. The experimental group has a mean of 38 on the test (with an estimated population standard ...
*February 20, 2010 by Doris I*

**Statistics**

. A random sample is selected from a normal population with a mean of __40 and a standard deviation of __10. After a treatment is administered to the individuals in the sample, the sample mean is found to be M _ 42. a. How large a sample is necessary for this sample mean to be...
*January 26, 2012 by Sharon*

**statistics**

2. A researcher has developed a new questionnaire for measuring dominance and would like to estimate the population parameters for the test scores. The questionnaire is administered to a sample of n = 25 subjects. This sample has an average score of mean = 43 with SS = 2400. ...
*October 10, 2013 by shanice*

**statistics**

2. We would like to test whether the population mean is less than 40. Suppose that a hypothesis test is conducted to determine if the mean of the population has decreased or not. Describe what a Type II error would mean for this example. A) Reject H0 when the population mean ...
*May 8, 2013 by ali awan*

**Math**

Let x be a random variable representing the monthly cost of joining a gym. We may assume that x has a normal distribution and that the population standard deviation is $5.20. A fitness magazine advertises that the mean monthly cost of joining a gym is $35. You work for a ...
*December 22, 2012 by Alison*

**statistics**

A sample of 40 observations is selected from one approximately normal population. The sample mean is 102 and the sample standard deviation is 5. A sample of 50 observations is selected from a second source. The sample mean is 99 and the standard deviation is 6. Conduct a ...
*May 22, 2010 by K*

**statistics**

A sample of 40 observations is selected from one approximately normal population. The sample mean is 102 and the sample standard deviation is 5. A sample of 50 observations is selected from a second source. The sample mean is 99 and the standard deviation is 6. Conduct a ...
*May 29, 2010 by georgia*

**Probabilty & Statistic**

A random sample is selected from a normal population with a mean of __40 and a standard deviation of __10. After a treatment is administered to the individuals in the sample, the sample mean is found to be M _ 42. a. How large a sample is necessary for this sample mean to be ...
*January 23, 2012 by Sharon*

**college statistics**

2. A researcher has developed a new questionnaire for measuring dominance and would like to estimate the population parameters for the test scores. The questionnaire is administered to a sample of n = 25 subjects. This sample has an average score of mean = 43 with SS = 2400. ...
*October 10, 2013 by shanice*

**statistics**

a distribution of scores has 6, but the value of the mean is unknown, a researcher plans to select a sample from the population in order to learn more about the unknown mean, if the sample consist of n= 9 scores , how accurately should sample mean represent the population mean
*December 18, 2011 by herry*

**Statistics**

A population has a mean of 200 and standard deviation of 50 and simple random sample size of 100 and x is used to estimate u. What is the probility that the sample mean will be within plus or minue 5 of the population mean?
*May 10, 2010 by Vroni*

**Statistic**

Twenty students assigned to an experimental group receive 30 in a control group has a mean of 38 on the test (with an estimated population standard deviation of 3); the control group has a mean of 35 (with an estimated population standard deviation of 5). Using the .05 level, ...
*October 11, 2009 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

Suppose x has a mound-shaped distribution with sigma = 9 . A random sample of size 36 has sample mean 20. Is it appropriate to use a normal distribution to compute a confidence interval for the population mean m? Explain. Find a 95% confidence interval for m. Explain the ...
*April 27, 2013 by Steph*

**Statistics **

A research worker wishes to estimate the mean of a population by using sufficiently large sample. At the confidence level of 99%,the sample mean will be within 35% of the standard deviation. How large a sample should be taken?
*June 11, 2014 by Brandon*

**math**

2. Let X be a random variable representing the dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that X has a normal distribution with Now, suppose we wish to test the null hypothesis that against the alternative that using a level of significance of = .05. To do so, ...
*January 26, 2011 by Tab*

**Statistics**

3. Let X be a random variable representing the dividend yield of Australian bank stocks. We may assume that X has a normal distribution with Now, suppose we wish to test the null hypothesis that against the alternative that using a level of significance of = .05. To do so, ...
*January 26, 2011 by Tab*

**Statistics**

Suppose that, in fact, the blood cholesterol level of all men aged 20 to 34 follows the normal distribution with mean of u = 188 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) and standard deviation = 41 mg/dl. 1. Choose an SRS of 100 men from this population. What is the sampling ...
*January 30, 2013 by Zachovia*

**Math**

1.)Suppose you interview 10 randomly selected workers and ask how many miles they commute to work. You'll compute the sample mean commute distance. Now imagine repeating the survey many, many times, each time recording a different sample mean commute distance. In the long run...
*March 16, 2011 by Elie*

**Statistics**

A random sample of size 20 from a normal population will sample mean 42 and sample standard deviation of 6 . To test the hypothesis the population mean 44 at 5% level of significance , find the p-value and comment
*December 31, 2009 by Mrs. Lakshmi*

**statistics**

A random sample of size 20 from a normal population will sample mean 42 and sample standard deviation of 6 . To test the hypothesis the population mean 44 at 5% level of significance , find the p-value and comment
*June 3, 2010 by masood*

**math**

A government survey conducted to estimate the mean of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of 10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is 70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the population mean ...
*June 5, 2014 by Erma*

**statistics**

Suppose that the population standard deviation () for a normally distributed standardized achievement test (ACT) is 6. What would the standard error of the sample mean (xbar) be if we were to draw a random sample of 36 test scores?
*October 4, 2011 by Anonymous*

**math**

A government survey conducted to estimate the mean price of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of $10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is $70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the ...
*May 6, 2012 by jennifer*

**math**

A government survey conducted to estimate the mean price of houses in a metropolitan area is designed to have a margin of error of $10,000. Pilot studies suggest that the population standard deviation is $70,000. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to estimate the ...
*July 15, 2012 by Vivian*

**statistics**

The mean length of a work week for the population of workers was reported to be 39.2 hours. Suppose that we would like to take a current sample of workers to see whether the mean length of a work week has changed from the previously reported 39.2 hours. a. State the hypotheses...
*April 29, 2012 by frances*

**statistics**

a manufacturer of detergent claims that the contents of the boxes in the market weigh on average at least 16 oz.. the distribution of weights is known to be normal with a standard deviation of 0.4 oz. to test the claim of the manufacturer a random sample of 16 boxes were ...
*May 28, 2012 by sayera*

**statistics**

a manufacturer of detergent claims that the contents of the boxes in the market weigh on average at least 16 oz.. the distribution of weights is known to be normal with a standard deviation of 0.4 oz. to test the claim of the manufacturer a random sample of 16 boxes were ...
*May 28, 2012 by sayera*

**Math**

Q1. A population has a mean of = 80 with σ = 20. a. If a single score is randomly selected from this population, how much distance, on average, should you find between the score and the population mean? 20 because the standard deviation is 20 b. If a sample of n = 4 ...
*May 27, 2014 by Jamie*

**Statistics**

1. The scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a normal distribution with a mean of 18.6 and a standard deviation of 5.9. A simple random sample of 60 students who took the exam is selected for study: a) What is the shape, mean(expected...
*March 25, 2011 by Tasha*

**Statistics**

Dr. Hernandez plans to measure FEV in a random sample of n young women from a certain popu- lation, and to use the sample mean y ̄ as an estimate of the population mean. Let A be the event that Hernandezs sample mean will be within 100 ml of the popula- tion mean. ...
*May 4, 2014 by Audrey*

**statistics**

A standardized third grade reading test, called the We Can Read Test, has a mean of 50 with a standard deviation of 10. A developmental psychologist conducts a study, where he assesses the reading ability of a random sample of 75 third graders using the We Can Read Test, and ...
*April 16, 2014 by Carrie*

**Stats**

Consider the following Hypotheses test: Ho:m>=80 Ha:m<80 A sample of 121 provided a sample mean of 77.3. The population Standard Deviation is known to be 16.5. A. compute the value of test statistic B. Determin the p value: and at 93.7% confidence, Test the above ...
*April 29, 2012 by bobbie*

**statistics**

A specific study found that the average number of doctor visits per year for people over 55 is 8 with a standard deviation of 2. Assume that the variable is normally distributed. 1. Identify the population mean. The population mean is 8. 2. Identify the population standard ...
*June 3, 2013 by Cameron*

**statistics**

Given a sample size of 38, with sample mean 660.3 and sample standard deviation 95.9 we are to perform the following hypothesis test. Null Hypothesis H0: = 700 Alternative Hypothesis H0: 700 At significance level 0.05 3. Calculate the test statistics (Tip: this is the...
*August 9, 2010 by Scott*

**statistics**

An IQ is designed so that the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 23 for the population of Normal adults, find the sample size necessary to estimate the mean IQ score of statistics students Such that it can be said with 90% confidence that the sample mean is within 5 IQ ...
*May 19, 2014 by joe*

**statistics**

Suppose we take a random sample of size n from a normal population with variance, σ2 . It can be shown that (n−1)s2/σ2 has a chi-square distribution with n−1 degrees of freedom, where s is the sample variance. Below is a random sample of size 8 drawn from...
*March 18, 2013 by sandy*

**Statistics**

Suppose that two different tests A and B are to be given to a student chosen at random from a certain population. Suppose also that the mean score on test A is 85, and the standard deviation is 10; the mean score on test B is 90, and the standard deviation is 16; the scores on...
*February 16, 2011 by Charles*

**statistics**

A researcher wishes to estimate the mean height of women aged between 60 and 65 in the US. She desires a margin of error of 0.2 inches. Past studies suggest that a population standard deviation deviation of 3.2 inches is reasonable. Estimate the minimum sample size needed to ...
*January 23, 2012 by dan*

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