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statistics
You want to set up a games stall at the Winter Wonderland. You have a single pack of 52 cards and decide to play card games with your customers. The game is designed as follows. A customer draws 4 cards at random. For every “Ace” that the customer draws, he/she wins £3 and for...
November 13, 2014 by lee

statistics
You want to set up a games stall at the Winter Wonderland. You have a single pack of 52 cards and decide to play card games with your customers. The game is designed as follows. A customer draws 4 cards at random. For every “Ace” that the customer draws, he/she wins £3 and for...
November 13, 2014 by sana

statistics
B} The average number of mosquitoes in a stagnant pond is 70 per square meter with a standard deviation of 8. If 36 square meters are chosen at random for a mosquito count, find the probability that the average of those counts is more than 70.9 mosquitoes per square meter. ...
November 12, 2014 by Loren

algebra
A bag contains 9 marbles: 2 are green, 4 are red, and 3 are blue. Laura chooses a marble at random, and without putting it back, chooses another one at random. What is the probability that both marbles she chooses are blue? Write your answer as a fraction in simplest form.
November 29, 2015 by denora

Algebra 2
suppose the experimental probability is 1/3 that a carton of eggs contains at least one broken egg. Use a stimulation of 20 trials to find the experimental probability that three cartons selected at random contain only unbroken eggs.
September 10, 2015 by Liliya

math/algebra
solve each of the following systems by substitution. 16) 5x -2y = -5 y - 5x = 3 20) 8x -4y = 16 y = 2x - 4 28) 4x -12y = 5 -x + 3y = -1 Step one: Solve on of the equations for one of the variables. y=2x-4 Step two:Substitute the expression for the variable found in step one ...
June 7, 2007 by Diana

Statistics/Probability
A certain brand of candies have a mean weigh of 0.8576 g and a standard deviation of 0.0523. A sample of these candies came from a package containing 447 candies,and the package label stated the net weight is 381.3 g. (If every package has 447 candies, the mean weight of the ...
March 5, 2015 by slomomo

Statistics/Probability
The standard deviation of the masses of articles in a large population is 4.55 kg. Random samples of size 100 are drawn from the population. Find the probability that a sample mean will differ from the population mean by less than 0.8 kg.
July 17, 2014 by Koylar

algebra3
which inequality is tge solution of 6x negative 3 greater than or = to 7 plus 4x? a.}x is greater than or =to negative 5 b.}x is greater than or= to 5 c.}x is less than or = to 5 d.}x is less than or = to negative 5 Your problem: 6x - 3 ≥ 7 + 4x Solve an inequality like ...
January 11, 2007 by Darius Graham

Math
In a game, you have a 1/27 probability of winning $100 and a 26/27 probability of losing $4. What is your expected value?
March 16, 2015 by Marli

Math
Did I answer this problem right? A bag contains 13 marbles of which 10 are red. A marble is selected at random and replaced. A second marble is then selected at random. What is the probability that both marbles are red? 100/169. Thanks.
August 7, 2009 by B.B.

math
A bucket contains 7 red, 3 blue, 2 black and 1 yellow ball of the same size. A random selection of 5 balls is taken from the bucket. find the probability that the random selection will contain atleast 1 red ball?
August 17, 2011 by Mahalakshmi

probability
if for two random variables X and Y,is Y=-X then ñ=1
November 4, 2011 by alex

Math-Probability
Suppose an urn contains 8 red,5 white and 7 blue marbles.If 3 marbles are drawn at random from the urn with replacement,what is the probability that three marbles are the same color?Give answer in a reduced fraction.
November 14, 2013 by Melina

Math
The odds of rolling two dice and the sum being greater than 9 are 6 to 30. What is the probability that the sum of two rolled dice is less than or equal to 9? I got 1/5 because its greater? help.
August 28, 2015 by Jacqueline

statistics
Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...
March 23, 2010 by please help me!

Statistics
Information from the American Institute of Insurance indicates the mean amount of life insurance per household in the United States is $120,000. This distribution follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of $38,000. (A) If we select a random sample of 58 ...
April 11, 2014 by Student5

statistic****help*****
Show all your work. Indicate clearly the methods you use because you will be graded on the correctness of your methods as well as on the accuracy of your results and explanation. A simple random sample of adults living in a suburb of a large city was selected. The age and ...
March 19, 2014 by akiba

Math : Probability and Standard Deviation
This is a word problem. "We know that for certain workers the mean wage is $5/hr with a standard deviation of $.50. We need to find out if a worker is chosen at random what is the probability that the workers' wage is between $4.50 and $5.50? Assume a normal distribution of ...
October 23, 2007 by Tiffany Johnson

math
Hi! I'm Maddie. I need some help on my homework. Here are three problems I need help with: A bowl contains only red marbles, blue marbles and green marbles. The probability of selecting a red marble from the bowl is 3/13. The probability of selecting a blue marble from the ...
August 21, 2013 by Maddie

Statistics
To determine whether themean nicotine content of a brand of cigarettes is greater than the advertised value of 1.4 milligrams, a health advocacy program tests: Ho: mu = 1.4 Ha: mu > 1.4 The calculated value of the test statistic is z = 2.42. ==> How do I calculate the p-...
February 27, 2011 by Emily

math
Please help with this question. A bag contains 10 marbles of which 3 are red. A marble is selected at random and replaced. A second marble is then selected at random. What is the probability that both marbles are red?
July 30, 2010 by jackie

Science
Which of the following best describes the dependent variable in an experiment? A- the variable that is measured B- the variable that is manipulated C- the variable that you can see D- the variable that is most common (My guess is A) Photosynthesis is the process whereby plants...
September 20, 2014 by Skye

probability---normal distribution
population size=50 population mean= 80m standard deviation = 0.70m what proportion would have average meter of 89 or more? ---------------------------- now I know how to solve this problem if the question is worded "what proportion would have average meter Greater than 89?" ...
September 4, 2011 by Alex

STATISTIC***HELP
Show all your work. Indicate clearly the methods you use because you will be graded on the correctness of your methods as well as on the accuracy of your results and explanation. A simple random sample of adults living in a suburb of a large city was selected. The age and ...
March 18, 2014 by KIBA

Probability
Let X be the number of successes in 25 independent trials with probability 1/10 of success in each trial. Let m be the most likely value of S. Find m.
March 31, 2013 by Claire

GEOMETRY
The squares of a 3×3 grid of unit squares are coloured randomly and independently so that each square gets one of 5 colours. Three points are then chosen uniformly at random from inside the grid. The probability that these points all have the same colours can be expressed as a...
March 27, 2013 by Anonymous

statistics
The power of a significance test for a particular value of the parameter is computed to be 0.93. Which statement below is true? a) The probability of committing a Type I error is 0.07. b) The probability of committing a Type I error is 0.93. c) The probability of committing a ...
April 17, 2012 by Anna

Statistics
A paper manufacturer claims that fewer than 1 in 100 of its reels (2 ton rolls) of paper is flawed. A customer has just received a large shipment of these reels and proceeds to check a random sample of 600 of them for flaws. Of this sample, 14 reels are found to be flawed. ...
February 26, 2007 by Jason L

math
Taylor surveys students in one grade level who own at least one pet. She finds that 50% of the students surveyed own 2 pets, 3 students own 3 pets each, and 2 students own 4 pets each. Eight of the students in the grade own 1 pet. Considering the number of pets as the random ...
May 19, 2014 by Anonymous

Statistics and Probability
A research manager at Coca-Cola claims that the true proportion, p, of cola drinkers that prefer Coca-Cola over Pepsi is greater than 0.50. In a consumer taste test, 100 randomly selected people were given blind samples of Coca-Cola and Pepsi. 58 of these subjects preferred ...
March 23, 2011 by Adam

Math
An unfair coin with Pr[H]=0.25 is flipped 95 times. A random variable X is defined as the number of heads that occur. Find the standard deviation. Any help??
April 2, 2012 by Tiffany

elementary stats
A binomial random variable is based on n = 28 and p = 0.7. Find x2P(x). (Give your answer correct to two decimal places.) 1
March 30, 2013 by Toni

prob
Consider the triangle with vertices (0; 0), (1; 0) and (0; 1). Let Z be a uniform random variable in the interval [0; 1]. Draw a vertical line that intersects the x axis at Z. This line divides the triangle in two pieces. Select a point (X; Y ) uniformly at random from the ...
May 3, 2013 by hsuan

statistics & probability
according to a survey, 30% of 18-25 year olds have blue eyes. In a random sample of 8 people in this age group what is the probability that exactly 0 have blue eyes?
June 27, 2013 by Madison

Stats
I have a test on this tomorrow and I swear he didn't teach this and the book's not helping either, so maybe u can: A hwy engineer knows that his crew can lay 5 miles of hwy on a clear day, 2 miles on a rainy day, and only 1 mile on a snowy day. Suppose that the probabilities ...
November 14, 2012 by Jessica

statistics
One student is selected at random from a student body. Suppose the probability that this student is female is 0.5 and the probability that this student works part time is 0.6. Are the two events "female" and "working" mutually exclusive?
October 5, 2010 by nasta

Probability
2/3 people at a spa are there to lose weight. There are 10 people there and I approach one. What is the probability that the person is there to lose weight? The random variables are based on 10 rolls of a dice. 1(1)+ 2(2)+ 3(1)+ 4(2)+ 5(1)+ 6(3) {1=4=3=8=1=18}= 35 Please help ...
March 8, 2013 by kathy

probability
A random sample of six integers in the interval [1,42] is to be drawn. The numbers are selected randomly, one after the other, and repeats are allowed. What is the probability the six numbers in the sample will all be different?
September 4, 2013 by zach

Computer Science
public class RandomPhoneNumber { public static void main(String[] args) { int num1=(int)(Math.random()*7); int num2=(int)(Math.random()*7); int num3=(int)(Math.random()*7); int set1=(int)(100+Math.random()*642); int set2=(int)(1000+Math.random()*8000); System.out.println("Your...
October 30, 2012 by Sarah

Math
1. Suppose a and b are integers, and the absolute value of a is > than the absolute value of b. Must a be greater than b? Use examples to support your answer. 2. Do decimals have opposites? Explain. 3. For what values of x does the absolute value of x equal negative x?
September 22, 2013 by Calla

Math
1. A customer comes into Pierre's and orders a random assortment of 6 danish. At the time she comes in, there are 26 danish sitting out: 12 raspberry, 8 cheese, and 6 cinnamon. Assume the danish are not replaced. a) What is the probability that the third and fifth danish ...
November 10, 2013 by Cece

Statistics
Find the normal approximation for the binomial probability that x = 5, where n = 12 and p = 0.7. Compare this probability to the value of P(x=5) found in Table 2 of Appendix B in your textbook.
October 20, 2011 by jane

math gcse probability
Trevor and his 2 brothers and 5 friends are seated at random in a row of 8 seats at the cinema. What is the probability that Trevor has one brother on his immediate left and one on his immediate right? i need the workings
February 28, 2009 by smart guy

Probability and Statistics
The ACT scores of applicants to college are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 20.3 and a standard deviation of 3.1. If a random sample of 20 applicants to college is chosen find the probability that their average ACT score will be 19 and 21.
April 29, 2012 by Kim

Probability
Statistics show that about 5% of all males are colorblind. Suppose that 20 males are selected at random. What is the probability that at least 4 of the 20 people are colorblind? My answer: I got 1-0.984 The answer key says 0.00257394
February 28, 2014 by Anonymous

Probability
A box contains 3 blue, 5 red, 4 white marbles. If one marble drawn at random: find probability of blue given not white. Find probability of not red given not white
January 4, 2016 by Stacy

Alegebra
Can some one please help me with this 3 problems I have a hard time with probabilities I'm studying for my mid-term. Thank you 1) Urn A has balls numbered 1 through 7. Urn B has balls numbered 1 through 5. A ball is selected at random from urn A and then a ball is selected at ...
September 11, 2009 by Jessi

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

probability
Suppose 1 person is picked at random from this group of dog owners. The probability that the person chosen is at least 50 years old and has at least 1 dog equals
April 6, 2011 by shakara

mayh
Four players are playing a game involving choosing positions on a grid of size 3×8. Each player chooses a random position on the grid, then all players reveal their choices and a token is placed on each of the positions. The probability that the tokens form the vertices of a ...
May 5, 2013 by Mathslover Please help

math
Four players are playing a game involving choosing positions on a grid of size 3×8. Each player chooses a random position on the grid, then all players reveal their choices and a token is placed on each of the positions. The probability that the tokens form the vertices of a ...
May 5, 2013 by Mathslover Please help

Math Help
Four players are playing a game involving choosing positions on a grid of size 3×8. Each player chooses a random position on the grid, then all players reveal their choices and a token is placed on each of the positions. The probability that the tokens form the vertices of a ...
May 8, 2013 by Mathslover Please help

math Study guide 3
1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? red | blue | green | yellow ----------------------------------------- 20 | 10 | 9 | 11 (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 <...
June 6, 2014 by DragonBornFU5R0D48

check my work MATH
1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? red | blue | green | yellow ---------------------------------------- 20 | 10 | 9 | 11 (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 <...
June 6, 2014 by DragonBornFU5R0D48

Math-Probability
Michael is one of eight contestants entered in three races to be run on a eight-lane track. If in each race the runners are assigned to the lanes at random, what is the probability that Michael will be assigned to the inside lane at least once?
March 16, 2012 by Emma

math
Nine cards are numbered 1-9. what is the probability of drawing a number greater than 6 or an odd number. I know the answer is 2/3 but I don't know how you find the probability when it says "greather than 6 OR and odd number"... how do you calculate the OR?
June 6, 2012 by martha

Math help.
1. 1 • 12 numerical expression variable expression; a is the variable variable expression; there is no variable variable expression; l is the variable 2. f ÷ 7 variable expression; there is no variable numerical expression variable expression; g is the variable variable ...
September 17, 2014 by Anonymous

Chemistry
Would the value of molar absorbitivity value be greater, less, or equal for the absorbance of light at 550nm vs 650 nm?
November 13, 2013 by Anonymous

12 math
there are 8 opposite sex married couples at a party. two people are chosen at random to win a door prize. A. what is the probability that the 2 people will be married to each other? B. what is the probability that the 2 people will be same sex? C. if 6 people are chosen whats ...
October 8, 2008 by Linda

statistics
Expected relative frequency probability represents a calculated probability based on large numbers of trials. In an example of a deck of 52 cards, where you randomly pull cards from the deck and record what they are, you find that over 1000 random draws, you pull an ACE 76 ...
July 28, 2012 by carlos

Psychology Statistics
Determine whether the numerical value is a parameter or a statistic? In a phone survey of 100 random homes in a country, 21 families had garages. Is this a parameter because the data set of 100 random homes is a population? Is this a statistic, because the data set of 100 ...
September 9, 2011 by Margaret Sweet

Statistics
There is a random selection of 150 students. What is the probablity that the sample percentage of correct identification is greater than 75%?
June 18, 2013 by Katie

mathematics
in a class of 60 boys and 40 girls, it is observed tha 24 boys and 21 girls wear glasses. what is the probability that: (1)A student is picked at random from this calss wear glasses (2)A girl picked at random does not wear glsses.(3)A boy pivked at random wear glsses.(4)A ...
January 13, 2016 by biliyaminu

Statistics
Assume the weights of men are normally distributed having a mean of 185 lbs and a standard deviation of 17 pounds. A. Calculate the probability a randomly selected man weights less than 225 lbs B. Approximately 72% of men’s weights exceed how many pounds. C. In a random ...
March 26, 2013 by Bill

Probability
1) A group of students were asked about their itunes collection. The probability that a student had downloaded the album by group X was 33%. The probability that a student downloaded the album by group Y was 41%. However, if you only asked the students that downloaded the X ...
January 17, 2013 by robson

Statisitics:Standard Deviation of Population and o
Standard Deviation of Population and of a Sample The weight of newborn children in the United States vary according to the normal distribution with mean 7.7 pounds and standard deviation 1.68 pounds. The government classifies a newborn as having low birth weight if the weight ...
September 11, 2007 by Carma

math
Andre picks a card at random. Without putting the first card back, he picks a second card at random. What is the probability that both cards will be hearts. The cards showing are three hearts and two diamonds
May 8, 2014 by Olivia

Algebra
a bag contains 13 marbles of which 10 are red. A marble is selected at random and replaced. A second marble is then selected at random. What is the probability that both marbles are red?
July 23, 2009 by Joe

math
A bag contains 13 marbles of which 10 are red. A marble is selected at random and replaced. A second marble is then selected at random. What is the probability that both marbles are red?
March 9, 2010 by babygirl

pre-algebra
Rewrite the equation so the variable is alone. Solve to find the value of the variable. 42=-2h Divide both sides by 2. Then change the signs of both sides. That will provide the answer. Possibly in 1 step: Divide by -ve 2
March 15, 2007 by Julia

Probability
1.John puts the letters of the word FOOTFEST in 8 different envelopes. Paul chooses an envelope at random. (a)(i)Calculate the probability that Paul chooses an envelope containg letter O (1/8 ?) (ii)Calculate the probability tthat Paul doesn't chooses an envelope(5/8?) ...
May 4, 2008 by Anonymous

Probability
1.John puts the letters of the word FOOTFEST in 8 different envelopes. Paul chooses an envelope at random. (a)(i)Calculate the probability that Paul chooses an envelope containg letter O (1/8 ?) (ii)Calculate the probability tthat Paul doesn't chooses an envelope(5/8?) ...
May 4, 2008 by Anonymous

Stats
Suppose that X is a binomial random variable with n=10 and p=.29 Find P(2). Write only a number as your answer. Round to 4 decimal places (for example 0.1489)
October 13, 2015 by Semmy

stats again
ok I get it, so once I get the prob figred for one person, how do I figure it if additional attempts are made and the question is about the prob of at least one of the additional attempts say n = 6 getting the same results as the first Once you have the probability of passing ...
July 5, 2007 by holly

Qvntitative Methods
CASE STUDY: 1 The bulbs manufactured by a company gave a mean life of 3000 hours with standard deviation of 400 hours. If a bulb is selected at random, what is the probability it will have a mean life less than 2000 hours? Question: 1) Calculate the probability. 2) In what ...
September 25, 2013 by Sardar Hakim

Math
Find the following probability if z is a standard normal variable: P(z>1.62).
June 16, 2011 by Jayce

Physics~ ONE MOREE
Which of the following must the investigator measure during an experiment? independent variable dependent variable <<<<< controlled variable
December 29, 2014 by May

Help
What happens to the density of the air in the balloon as it is heated? Also, based on this question.... What would be the Independent variable, Depended Variable, controlled Variable.
January 14, 2016 by Diana

Probability
A boy forgot his password for his Internet gsme account. He has a total of 8 paaswords for various accounts. If he tries these passwords at random,one by one without repetition , what is the probability that he will log in to his Internet game account within 2 attempts ?
February 10, 2014 by Anonymous

Probability
A group of 90 students is to be split at random into 3 classes of equal size. All partitions are equally likely. Joe and Jane are members of the 90-student group. Find the probability that Joe and Jane end up in the same class.
February 23, 2014 by qwerty

math study guide
1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 2. You roll a number cube 20 times. The number 4 is rolled 8 times. What is the ...
June 6, 2014 by DragonBornFU5R0D48

math
If a student is selected at random, find the probability a)
March 25, 2007 by Carlos

Stats
The probability that a person has blue eyes is 16%. Three unrelated people are selected at random. a. Find the probability that all three have blue eyes: b. Find the probability that none of the three have blue eyes c. Find the probability that one of the three has blue eyes
April 30, 2013 by Dave

Statistics
The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.37 0.09 0.05 0.14 0.35 (a) Find the mean of the number ...
May 27, 2013 by Gayle

statistics help
The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.38 0.1 0.07 0.12 0.33 (a) Find the mean of the number ...
June 15, 2013 by Kim5

math
is this correct? 1.a jar contains 5 white, 15 violet,and 21 blue marbles. a marble is drawn at random. P(violet or white) answer: 5x15x21= 1575 15x5=75 75/1575= 1/21 2. a number from 10 to 16 is drawn at random. P(a number greater than 14) answer: 2/7
April 8, 2010 by Jane

Probability
you need 4 eggs , there are 12 eggs in the refrigerator but do not realise that 2 of these are rotten . what is the probability that none is rotten of the 4 eggs you choose at random ?
October 16, 2015 by ashi

science
what is a control ,variable, independent variable, experimental variabale, dependent variable
September 11, 2007 by hannah

math
a basket contains the following pieces of fruit: 3 apples, 2 oranges, 2 bananas, 2 pears, and 5 peaches. Jameson picks a fruit at random and does not replace it. Then Brittany pricks a fruit at random. What is the probability that Jameson gets a banana and Brittany gets a pear...
May 7, 2014 by help please

probability
Two six-sided dice each have the numbers 1 through 6 on their faces. Neither die is fair, but they are both weighted the same. The probability of rolling a certain number on one die is given in the table below: # 1 2 3 4 5 6 probability 1/6 1/6 1/9 ? 2/9 ? If the probability ...
March 8, 2013 by Anonymous

Math
Webster Aquatic Center offers various levels of swimming lessons year-round. The March 2005 Monday and Wednesday evening lessons included instructions from Water Babies through Adults. The number in each classification is given in the table that follows. Swim Lesson Types No. ...
July 4, 2012 by Bob

STATS
A statistically significant F value means that: a) The influence of the independent variable is less than the error b) he observed differences between groups are due to individual differences of the values and the error c) An effect of the independent variable d) None of the ...
October 4, 2013 by MArtina

Discrete Math
12 A computer science department has a probability of 0.35 that a senior receives a job offer in IT before graduation. Random select 8 senior students • What is the probability that 5 students received offers before graduation? • What is the probability only 1 student received...
April 30, 2015 by Peace

ALGEBRA
Using x as the variable, write the equation or inequality that would correctly solve this problem. Eight times what number is greater than 72?
June 25, 2014 by JD JOHNSON

Science
What happens to the density of the air in the balloon as it is heated? Also, based on this question.... What would be the Independent variable, Depended Variable, controlled Variable...
January 13, 2016 by Diana

6th grade math
We are learning probability and can you please check my answer. Question: Enrique has 3 dimes, 2 quarters, and 5 nickels in his pocket. He takes one coin from his pocket at random. What is the probability that the coin is either a dime or a nickel? My answer is 8:10 which ...
March 22, 2009 by Kathy

stats
An analysis is done to determine the amount spent on fresh fruits and vegetables per person per week. In a certain area, assume this amount is normally distributed with a mean of $13.9 and a standard deviation of $ 4.91. A. When finding the probability that a random person ...
October 10, 2010 by ff

PROBABILITIES
Factories A and B produce computers. Factory A produces 3 times as many computers as factory B. The probability that an item produced by factory A is defective is 0.037 and the probability that an item produced by factory B is defective is 0.05. A computer is selected at ...
December 2, 2010 by cmb

Statistics
1. A large video rental chain recently decided to change its rental policy, allowing an unlimited return date instead of requiring that movies be returned the next day. The marketing team reasoned that this would greatly increase the popularity of their stores, and also that ...
November 22, 2010 by lina

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