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Statistics
There are 6 batteries. Two are defective. If you pull out two batteries, what is the probability that neither are defective? Is this how you solve it? 4/6 X 3/5
June 20, 2011 by Todd

Math
A manufacturer samples 100 wires for quality testing. Four of the wires are found to be defective. If 750 wires are produced in one hour, how many should the manufacturer expect to be defective? A.30 B.60 C.75 D.96
April 29, 2014 by Candy

math
in a shipment of 20 computers, 3 are defective three computers are randomly selected and tested. what is the probability that all 3 are defective if the first and second ones are not replaced after being tested. a. 1/760 b.1/1140 c.27/8000 d.3/5000 i chose D, is this correct
May 17, 2010 by Sara!

statistics
In a box of thirty AAA batteries, there are three defective batteries. Two batteries are randomly selected and tested. What is the probability that both are defective, if the first one is not replaced after being tested?
September 19, 2010 by Lori

Math
Three out of 200 machine parts were found to be defective. About how many parts would be expected to be defective out of 2500 parts?
January 24, 2014 by James

Math
Three out of 200 machine parts were found to be defective. About how many parts would be expected to be defective out of 2500 parts?
January 24, 2014 by James

math
Three out of 200 machine parts were found to be defective. About how many parts would be expected to be defective out of 2500 parts?
February 3, 2014 by Na Bug

math
Three out of 200 machine parts were found to be defective. About how many parts would be expected to be defective out of 2500 parts?
May 14, 2014 by sam

Math
An electronic store receives a shipment of 30 graphing calculators, including 6 that are defective. Four of these calculators are selected to be sent to a local high school. How many selections can be made? How many of this selections will contain two defective calculators?
February 20, 2012 by Oshurbekova

math
Suppose that an automobile parts wholesaler claims that .5 percent of the car batteries in a shipment are defective. A random sample of 200 batteries is taken, and four are found to be defective. (a) Use the Poisson approximation to find the probability that four or more car ...
February 11, 2012 by k

statistics
In a batch of 97 computer diskettes, 8 are defective. A sample of six diskettes is to be selected from the batch.How many of the samples consist of all defective diskettes?
February 20, 2011 by hanna

Math
Suppose that an automobile parts wholesaler claims that .5 percent of the car batteries in a shipment are defective. A random sample of 200 batteries is taken, and four are found to be defective. (a) Use the Poisson approximation to find the probability that four or more car ...
February 11, 2012 by Krista

Statistics
Suppose that an automobile parts wholesaler claims that .5 percent of the car batteries in a shipment are defective. A random sample of 200 batteries is taken, and four are found to be defective. (a) Use the Poisson approximation to find the probability that four or more car ...
February 11, 2012 by Krista

Math
My question is to get a better understanding of this. Basically, these two problems, I did it WITHOUT replacement. So I would multiply each defects and so forth. My question is, would I have to subtract the total from 1 in the second question? I am not exactly clear on when to...
March 6, 2007 by J

PROBABILTY-STATS HELP
A product is assembled from 3 components X,Y,Z and the probability of these components being defective is 0.01, 0.02,0.05. i have to find the probability that the assumed product will not be defective? can someone explain to me, how do it? thanks
April 5, 2012 by Taskeen

Stat
Two percent of the circuit boards manufactured by a particular company are defective. If circuit boards are randomly selected for testing, the probability it takes 10 circuit boards to be inspected before a defective board is found is
January 3, 2010 by Max

probability
six out of every 400 cans of paint are found to be defective. If you buy four cans of paint,what is the probability that one can will be defective.
March 5, 2013 by sarah

math
Julio works as a quality control expert in a beverage factory. The assembly line that he monitors produces about 20,000 bottles in a 24-hour period. Julio samples about 120 bottles an hour and rejects the line ifhe finds more than 1/50 of the sample to be defective. About how ...
December 13, 2006 by tara

statistics
Two percent of the circuit boards manufactured by a particular company are defective. If circuit boards are randomly selected for testing, the probability that the number of circuit boards inspected before a defective board is found is greater than 10 is
March 29, 2010 by Hanna

statistics
Two percent of the circuit boards manufactured by a particular company are defective. If circuit boards are randomly selected for testing, the probability that the number of circuit boards inspected before a defective board is found is greater than 10 is
March 29, 2010 by Hanna

Algebra 1
A community group orders 1,250 water bottles to donate to the runners in a marathon. If the probability of a water bottle being defective is 1.2%, predict how many of the water bottles are likely to be defective. Round your answer to the nearest whole number. a. 12 b. 15 c. ...
May 20, 2014 by Nyla

probability
The J.O. Supplies Company buys calculators from a Korean supplier. The probability of a defective calculator is 10%. If 15 calculators are selected at random, what is the probability that 4 or more of the calculators will be defective
July 22, 2012 by Anonymous

statistics
4.90. Defective Equipment. A piece of electronic eqipment contains six computer chips, two of which are defective. Three chips are selected at random, removed from the piece of equipment, and inspected. Let x equal the number of defectives observed, where x = 0, 1, or 2. Find ...
October 17, 2010 by Anonymous

statitics
Suppose that a sample of n = 1,600 tires of the same type are obtained at random from an ongoing production process in which 8% of all such tires produced are defective. What is the probability that in such a sample 150 or fewer tires will be defective
March 27, 2012 by Chris

statitics
Suppose that a sample of n = 1,600 tires of the same type are obtained at random from an ongoing production process in which 8% of all such tires produced are defective. What is the probability that in such a sample 150 or fewer tires will be defective
March 27, 2012 by Chris

probability
In a shipment of 11 CD players, two are defective. Find the probability that a sample of 3 CD players will contain no more than one defective one.
June 18, 2011 by vanessa

statistics
Three percent of the widgets produced by machine 1121 are defective. what is the probablity that a box of 30 widgets produced by that machine contains two or more defective widgets?
December 10, 2011 by John

maths
a box contains 20 fuses ,out of which ,5 are defective.if a sample of 3 fuses is chosen from the box at random without replacement,find the probability that x fuses in this sample will be defective
February 11, 2012 by ashely

inferential statistics
A supplier of company X makes on an average of 5 defective pieces. The company accepts a sample if there are no more than 7 defective pieces. What are the chances that the company will reject the sample?
August 19, 2014 by shailja

statistics
Given the following situation, how would you use Megastat to test whether the population defective rate is greater than 10%? Please outline the process for the test and, if necessary, including the output from Megastat to explain your approach. What conditions do you need to ...
January 29, 2010 by Jenny

Ap Statistics
Two percent of the circuit boards manufactured by a particular company are defective. If circuit boards are randomly selected for testing, the probability that the number of circuit boards inspected until a defective board is found is greater than 10 is (a)1.024 X 10^7 (b) 5....
February 16, 2009 by Nishi

statistics
1. The quality-control inspector of a production plant will reject a batch of syringes if two or more defective syringes are found in a random sample of eight syringes taken from the batch. Suppse the batch contains 2% defective syringes. Find sigma. Please show work. Thanks
June 25, 2011 by Harley

math
3 out of every 1,000 bulbs produced are defective. If 5,000 bulbs are produced, how many would you expect to be defective
July 11, 2013 by Anonymous

statistics
the quality control inspector of a production plant will reject a batch of syringes it two or more defective syringes are found in a random sample of ten syringes taken from the batch. suppose the batch contains 2% defective syringes. What is the probability that the batch ...
September 12, 2010 by sandra

statistics
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 170 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 166 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 25, 2011 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 165 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 161 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
March 9, 2012 by Anonymous

law of torts
If a manufacturer made 100,000 hair dryers and only one was defective, he could: a) Still be liable for the one defective hair dryer. b) Ask the court for punitive damages. c) Ask the court for exemplary damages. d) b and c. e) None of the above. I would think a?
April 3, 2012 by shelly

MATH
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 175 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 166 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 3, 2012 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 172 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 168 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 27, 2012 by dawn

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 173 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 167 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 21, 2012 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 145 and a variance of 25. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 134.5 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected ...
March 17, 2013 by buffy

Algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 195 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 190.2 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece...
March 6, 2014 by Walden University

statistics
the breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 125 and a variance of 25. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 113 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 3, 2014 by Anonymous

statistics
the breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 125 and a variance of 25. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 113 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 3, 2014 by leelee kay

math
One light bulb is selected at random from a lot of 150 light bulbs, of which 6% are defective. What is the probability that the light bulb selected is defective?
February 20, 2011 by Vanny

standard deviations
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 175 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 166 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 4, 2011 by Anonymous

Statistics/I am confused
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 115 and a variance of 25. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 105 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
May 31, 2014 by Mary Ann

Quantitative analysis
3. A service station owner sells Firm-on-the-road tyres which are ordered from a local tyre distributor. The distributor receives tyres from two plants, A and B. When the owner of the service station receives an order from the distributor, there is a 0.5 probability that the ...
February 6, 2011 by george

Statistics
In a sample of 77 widgets, 6 were defective. How many defective widgets would you expect in a sample of 616 widgets?
April 30, 2013 by Lenore

math
In a sample of 77 widgets,6 were defective, How many defective widgets would you expect in a sample of 616 widgets?
May 1, 2013 by pandora

Math
In a sample of 78 widgets, 2 were defective. How many defective widgets would you expect in a sample of 468 widgets?
June 12, 2014 by John

Statistics
Can someone please help me with this example, I do not understand it at all. Binomial problems: Advanced A machine that manufactures automobile parts is estimated to produce defective parts % of the time. If this estimate is correct, and parts produced by this machine are ...
May 26, 2010 by Christi

Finite Math
A factory produces fuses, which are packaged in boxes of 26. Eight fuses are selected at random from each box for inspection. The box is rejected if at least one of these eight fuses is defective. What is the probability that a box containing twelve defective fuses will be ...
March 15, 2012 by Amanda

Binomial Math
The manager of Toy World has decided to accept a shipment of electronic games if there is no more than 1 defective electronic game in a random sample of size 17. What is the probability that he will accept the shipment if 15% of the electronic games is defective? (Round your ...
January 27, 2013 by Bersy

Math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 170 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 164 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 24, 2011 by Lee Ann

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 165 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 161 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 24, 2011 by apryl

algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 166 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 160 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 27, 2011 by Anna Swain

alegbra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 167 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 161 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 28, 2011 by apryl

algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 172 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 166 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
September 1, 2011 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 172 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 163 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
November 1, 2011 by Kristen

MATH
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 174 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 168 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 11, 2011 by mONIQUE

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 175 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 169 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
March 14, 2012 by ruth

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 173 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 164 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 29, 2012 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 167 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 158 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
September 11, 2012 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 175 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 166 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 2, 2012 by jacque

Algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 172 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 163 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 3, 2012 by Angela

Algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 167 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 163 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 4, 2012 by Lost!!

algebra
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 165 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 156 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 6, 2012 by Anonymous

statistics
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 165 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 156 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
December 6, 2012 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed with a mean of 175 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 170 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece of...
March 10, 2013 by Andrew

algebra/math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 169 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 163 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
August 28, 2011 by Anonymous

math
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 125 and a variance of 25. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 113 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 3, 2014 by leelee kay

Math 105
To estimate the proportion p of defective light bulbs produced in a factory, a sample of 180 bulbs were tested. In this sample 27 were defective. We will compute a 95 percent confidence interval for p. Compute the margin of error e in esimating p at 95 percent level of ...
July 25, 2014 by Anonymous

maths-statistic
A manufacturer wants to assess the proportion of defective items in a large batch produce by a particular machine. He tests a random sample of 300 items and finds that 45 items are defective. If 200 such tests are performed and a 95% confidence interval calculated for each, ...
February 15, 2011 by shasha

math
An efficiency expert has calculated that about 9.5% of the articles produced in a manufacturing plant are defective. This is equivalent to expressing the defective articles as a. 9 out of 15 b. 9 out of 50 c. 10 out of 95 d. 19 out of 100 e. 19 out of 200 please answer and ...
April 9, 2014 by thomas

Statistics
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 167 and a variance of 9. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 158 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
September 13, 2012 by Anonymous

Math Probability
A new shipment of 9 VCRs, which will be offered at a very low price, are delivered, Unknown to the manager, 4 of the VCRs are defective, Determine the probability that at least 1 of the first three VCRs sold is defective.Did I do this right? 1-5C3/9C3 =88.09% or do I do 1-(5/9...
April 25, 2010 by Rae

Math
In one hour, a factory packaged 150 boxes of light bulbs. Estimate the total number of defective light bulbs packaged that hour based on a sample of 8 boxes containing the following numbers of defective bulbs: 5, 3, 5, 1, 2, 9, 4, 3
February 3, 2014 by Lola

Math
A factory produces fuses, which are packaged in boxes of 16. Three fuses are selected at random from each box for inspection. The box is rejected if at least one of the three fuses is defective. What is the probability that a box containing six defective fuses will be rejected?
July 10, 2014 by Miranda

algebra 1
From a shipment of 350 light-bulbs, a sample of 70 was selected at random and tested. If 21 light-bulbs in the sample were found to be defective, how many defective light-bulbs would be expected in the entire shipment?
September 18, 2011 by alex

statistics
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 135 and a variance of 16. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 126.2 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected ...
December 16, 2013 by Anonymous

algeba
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 145 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 140 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 1, 2014 by Mary Ann

algebra/can you help please
The breaking strength (in pounds) of a certain new synthetic is normally distributed, with a mean of 145 and a variance of 4. The material is considered defective if the breaking strength is less than 140 pounds. What is the probability that a single, randomly selected piece ...
June 2, 2014 by Mary Ann

college math
16. A study of a manufacturing process indicates that 120 of 6,000 units produced are defective. If a sampler selected 100 units, how many defective units would he expect to be present? (Points: 5) 2 5 6 10 17. Six red balls and four blue balls are placed in a container. What ...
November 7, 2011 by Anonymous

business math 141
Two machines turn out all the products in a factory, with the first machine producing 45% of the product and the second 55%. The first machine produces defective products 8% of the time and the second machine 9% of the time What is the probability that a defective part is ...
November 12, 2011 by Taylor

Another binomial distribution question
hi, i'd also really like some help for another binomial distribution question, i have no idea where to start... the question is: A manufacturer makes 10,000 ball point pens per day and estimates that 400 will be defective. She decides that if a random sample of 10 pens contain...
August 25, 2007 by elle

math-probability
A factory produces fuses, which are packaged in boxes of 17. Three fuses are selected at random from each box for inspection. The box is rejected if at least one of these three fuses is defective. What is the probability that a box containing two defective fuses will be ...
March 16, 2012 by Emma

math
the probility of buying a defective DVD is 0.002 what is the probility of buying a DVD that is not defective
April 6, 2009 by Katie22

statistics
the percent defective for parts produced by a manufacturing process is targeted at 4%. The process is monitored daily by taking samples of sizes n=160 units. Suppose that today's sample contains 14 defectives. How many units would have to be sampled to be 95% confident that ...
May 4, 2013 by American Public University

statistics
A manufacturer of cell phones has decided that an assembly line will be considered to be operating satisfactorily if less than 0.02% of the phones produced per day are defective. To check the quality of a day's production, the company decides to randomly sample 40 phones from ...
February 22, 2012 by Alyssa

Statistics
An electronic product contains 32 integrated circuits. The probability that any integrated circuit is defective is 0.02, and the integrated circuits are independent. The product operates only if there are no defective integrated circuits. What is the probability that the ...
February 20, 2014 by Ashley

statistics
A certain defect (D) is present in about 1 out of 1000 cars during production [P(D)=0.001], and a program of testing is to be carried out using a detection device which gives a positive reading with probability 0.99 for a defective car [P(+/D)=0.99] and with probability 0.05 ...
June 3, 2011 by masaad

Statistics
4 calculators were selected at random from a sample of 44 calculators that were defective and 22 that were in good condition. Find the probability that all 4 calculators are defective. Ok, I'll just start this one. There are 66 choose 4 samples. yes/no? What is the P of 0,1,2,...
July 14, 2006 by I love math & science !

MAT 115
Julio works as a quality control expert in a beverage factory. The assembly line that he monitors produces about 20,000 bottles in a 24-hour period. Julio samples about 120 bottles an hour and rejects the line if he finds more than 1/50 of the sample to be defective. About how...
November 4, 2010 by G

Statistics
Of the parts produced by a particular machine, 1.5% are defective. If a random sample of 11 parts produced by this machine contains 2 or more defective parts, the machine is shut down for repairs. Find the probability that the machine will be shut down for repairs based on ...
November 30, 2013 by HELP

statistics
In a batch of 8,000 clock radios 5% are defective. A sample of 14 clock radios is randomly selected without replacement from the 8,000 and tested. The entire batch will be rejected if at least one of those tested is defective. What is the probability that the entire batch will...
July 21, 2014 by havier

Math
Here is my question: Julio works as a quality control expert in a beverage factory. The assembly line that he monitors produces about 20,000 bottles in a 24-hour period. Julio samples about 120 bottles an hour and rejects the line if he finds more than 1/50 of the sample to be...
November 21, 2008 by A.W.

math
Business and finance. Julio works as a quality control expert in a beverage factory. The assembly line that he monitors produces about 20,000 bottles in a 24-hour period. Julio samples about 120 bottles an hour and rejects the line if he finds more than 1/50 of the sample to ...
September 11, 2009 by sally

Basic Math with Geometry
Julio works as a quality control expert in a beverage factory. The assembly line that he monitors produces about 20,000 bottles in a 24-hour period. Julio samples about 120 bottles an hour and rejects the line if he finds more than 1/50 of the sample to be defective. About how...
January 21, 2010 by Renetta

Math help again...
I'm trying to set up the problem to this question, but for some reason I am confuse and can't answer this question: 1) During a quality control test, Micronics found that 24 computer boards were defective. This amount was 0.8% of the computer boards tested. a. How many ...
December 3, 2008 by Lisa

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