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August 28, 2015
Number of results: 34,823

**statistics**

Farmer Max, sells grain to Germany, owns 60 acres of wheat fields. Based on the past experience, he knows that the yield from each individual acre is normally distributed with mean 120 bushels and standard deviation 12 bushels. Help Farmer Max plan for his next year crop by ...
*November 23, 2014 by loh*

**Finance**

Suppose your bank account will be worth $15,000.00 in one year. The interest rate (discount rate) that the bank pays is 7%. What is the present value of your bank account today? What would the present value of the account be if the discount rate is only 4%?
*August 12, 2015 by Lillie*

**statistics**

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

**chemistry**

A scientist measures the standard enthalpy change for the following reaction to be -172.4 kJ : 2SO2(g) + O2(g) 2SO3(g) Based on this value and the standard enthalpies of formation for the other substances, the standard enthalpy of formation of SO2(g) is what in kJ/mol?
*March 7, 2015 by jojo*

**statistics**

An investment broker reports that the yearly returns on common stocks are approximately normally distributed with a mean return of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. On the other hand, the firm reports that the yearly returns on tax-free municipal bonds are...
*February 19, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n= 5 stocks from the ...
*August 31, 2009 by Amy*

**Statistics**

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n= 5 stocks from the ...
*June 7, 2010 by Mary*

**college**

With examles give differences between present value and future value as used in financial mathematics.
*December 5, 2009 by Lugee*

**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 widget factory's worker productivity is normally distributed. one worker produces an average of 75 widgets per day with a standard deviation of 20. another worker produces at an average rate of 65 per day with standard deviation of 21. 1)what is the probability that in any ...
*April 29, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the new york stock exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n=5 stocks from the ...
*November 9, 2009 by ileana*

**statistics**

Use the Standard Normal Distribution table to find the indicated area under the standard normal curve. Q1: Between z = 0 and z = 2.24 A1: 0 = 0.5000 2.24 = 0.9875 0.9875 – 0.5000 = 0.4875 Q2:To the left of z = 1.09 A2: 0.8621 Q3: Between z = -1.15 and z = -0.56 A3: -1.15 = 0....
*March 27, 2010 by looking for someone to varify my work please*

**Stats**

The director of admissions at Kinzua University in Nova Scotia estimated the distribution of student admissions for the fall semester on the basis of past experience. Admissions Probability 1,080 0.5 1,340 0.2 1,660 0.3...
*September 28, 2010 by Nicole *

**Physics**

For beginner parachutists, the terminal velocity must be less than 5.00 m/s, and the parachutes used have a k-value that is normally distributed with a mean of 2.05/s and a standard deviation of 0.04/s. If the acceleration due to gravity is 9.81 m/s^2, determine the ...
*June 1, 2009 by Sydney*

**Statistics**

Consider the hypothesis test given by Ho:u=530, H1:u does not equal 530. In a random sample of 85 subjects, the sample mean is found to be 522.3. Also, the population standard deviation is 29. Determine the P-value for this test. Is there sufficient evidence to justify the ...
*March 8, 2013 by Sandy*

**Satistics**

Assume that the mean hourly cost to operate a commercial airplane follows the normal distribution with a mean of $2,175 per hour and a standard deviation of $175. What is the operating cost for the lowest 10 percent of the airplanes? (Round z value to 2 decimal places. Omit ...
*October 7, 2014 by Meredith*

**Business**

You are the manager at a company and are asked to present a report on the year-to-date performance of your division. What type of statistical information would you include in your report? In particular, which descriptive statistics (mean, median, standard deviation, etc.) do ...
*May 19, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Physics**

ok I'll be using a home work problem to ask the question. I'm not asking for help on the question I got the correct answer just need to understand this concept better. Calculate the acceelration due to gravity on the Moon. The moon's radius is about 1.74 E 6 meters and its ...
*September 12, 2009 by QUESTION*

**chemistry**

A scientist measures the standard enthalpy change for the following reaction to be -2923.0 kJ : 2C2H6(g) + 7 O2(g) 4CO2(g) + 6 H2O(g) Based on this value and the standard enthalpies of formation for the other substances, the standard enthalpy of formation of CO2(g) is _________
*October 24, 2012 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

The Frayed Nerves Anxiety Scale (FNAS) is used to measure the anxiety level of people on a scale from 0 to 1000. Four students were randomly chosen and given the FNAS before their second exam. Their scores were 700, 653, 740, and 707. The standard deviation sigma of the test ...
*October 17, 2011 by Anand*

**Statistics**

I have a question that involves explaining what is wrong in each of the following situations: (a) A random sample of size 20 is taken from a population that is assumed to have a standard deviation of 12. The standard deviation of the sample mean is 12/20. (b) A researcher ...
*March 29, 2009 by Lynn*

**statistics **

3. The personnel director of a corporation will study the overtime work during the previous year for the 2,575 clerical workers. A sample of 100 of these workers will be chosen at random from the files. The average and the standard deviation of the overtime hours will be ...
*May 8, 2014 by Maura*

**Sociology (stats) help**

Given the mean = $12 Standard deviation = $2.50 Suppose that a large state university graduate research assistants are paid by the hour. Data from the personnel office show the distribution of hourly wages paid to graduate students across the campus is approximately normal ...
*October 8, 2014 by Ronald*

**Finance / Business**

Can you please tell me if I am right on this? I believe the answer is c. $4,264. A project has an initial outflow of $10,000. The project will generate free cash flows of $8,000 per year for two years. The discount rate is 8%. What is this project’s net present value (NPV)? a...
*May 22, 2008 by Jen*

**business statistics**

for a sample of 12 items from a normally distributed population for which the standard deviation is = 17.0, the sample mean is 230.8. At the 0.05 level of significance, test Ho : μ ≤ 220 versus Hı: μ >220. Determine and interpret the p-value ...
*July 29, 2009 by Candy*

**physics**

If the 1 kg standard body has an acceleration of 2.00 m/s2 at 20.0° to the positive direction of an x axis, what are (a) the x component and (b) the y component of the net force acting on the body, and (c) what is the net force in unit-vector notation?
*February 12, 2010 by Anonymous*

**math**

select ten (10) states and calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs. Next, calculate the mean and standard deviation for average insurance costs for all 51 states. Compare and contrast the means and standard deviations for the ten (10) states you ...
*January 20, 2015 by Mary Ann *

**stat**

the average number of pushups a United States Marine does daily is 300, with a standard deviation of 50. A random sample of 36 marines is selected. What is the probability that the sample mean is at most 320 push-ups? With a mean of 300, you are looking for a sample using a ...
*April 15, 2007 by Anonymous*

**statistics**

A Coach found the correlation between physical fitness and athletic ability to be r=.65. the mean and standard deviation of the physical fitness test was 330, 50. the mean and standard deviation of the athletic ability test was 9, 2. If you have a physical fitness score of 350...
*November 16, 2014 by Nicole*

**math **

Our statistics students, as noted were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of Clinton was 4.06...
*October 14, 2013 by eid2013*

**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*

**math**

Our statistics students, as noted in Exercise 6.32, were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of...
*October 12, 2013 by eid2013*

**statistics**

A statistics practitioner would like to estimate a population mean to within 50 units with 99% confidence given that the population standard deviation is 250. a) What sample size should be used. b) Repeat part (a) with a standard deviation of 50. c) Repeat part (a) using a 95...
*March 13, 2010 by Tom*

**Elementary Statistics**

Heights of women have a bell-shaped distribution with a mean of 161 cm and a standard deviation of 7 cm. Using Chebyshev’s theorem, what do we know about the percentage of women with heights that are within 2 standard deviations of the mean? What are the minimum and maximum ...
*September 4, 2012 by mary*

**El camino college:math **

The xyz corporation claims that there's NO DIFFERENCE in the salary of female and male workers at the Southern California plant. A human rights agency took two samples(25 each) .the male sample gad a mean of 350per week wit standard deviation of 50. The female sample had a ...
*August 4, 2015 by Alma*

**statistics help please**

For a random sample of 10 men, the mean head circumference is x = 57.3 cm and the sample standard deviation is s = 2 cm. The standard error of the sample mean is: a. 0.200 b. 0.447 c. 0.500 d. 0.632
*July 22, 2011 by toyman*

**math**

Can someone explain how I missed this question. Sample has a mean of 47 and a standard deviation of 9. Find the z-score for each value of x=53.(give answer correct to 2 decimal places) I did it this way and missed it 53-47divided by 9 = 0.666 and I put 0.6 for the answer. Did ...
*May 23, 2013 by Sue*

**statistics**

8.value: 10.00 points The fracture strength of a certain type of manufactured glass is normally distributed with a mean of 509 MPa with a standard deviation of 17 MPa. (a) What is the probability that a randomly chosen sample of glass will break at less than 509 MPa? (Round ...
*May 2, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

A variable is normally distributed with mean 68 and standard deviation 10. Find: a) The value that 85% of all possible values of the variable exceed. b) The two values that divide the area under the corresponding normal curve into a middle area of 0.90 and two outside areas of...
*April 13, 2015 by Janet*

**alegbra**

Find the present value, using the present value formula and a calculator. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) Achieve $225,500 at 8.55% compounded continuously for 8 years, 155 days. I use e for compound continuousy A=Pe^(rt).so I did 225,500=Pe^(.0855*8.42)than I divided...
*May 16, 2014 by Mary Ann*

**Statistics**

Part 2 - The president of the company is uncomfortable with the precision of the estimates derived for the sample mean. They are not willing to tolerate a very large error. e = .04, how large would the sample size have to be if they specify a 98% confidence level? Formula: n...
*March 13, 2007 by LINDA*

**statistics**

According to Beautiful Bride magazine, the average age of a groom is now 26.2 years. A sample of 16 prospective grooms in Chicago revealed that their average age was 26.6 years with a standard deviation of 5.3 years. What is the test value for a t test of the claim?
*April 25, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Stastics**

If the population standard deviation is Ợ=8, how large a sample is necessary to have a standard error that is a. Less than 4 points? b. Less than 2 points? c. Less than 1 point?
*December 13, 2013 by Lyndyc*

**Prob and Stats**

Einstein claims that his true average quiz score is 90. You have sample data on 25 of his quizzes. The average for that samaple is 83, and the standard deviation for the sample (s) is 4. The alpha for this two-tailed test is 0.05. Provide the calculated t-vaule, the critial t-...
*November 14, 2009 by Statistics help!*

**Math**

Can someone help me verify if this is correct? Gasoline usage for compact cars in Canada is a normal distribution with a mean of 33.3 km/l and with standard deviation of 7.3 km/L. Round your answers to one decimal place. a) What percentage of compact cars obtains 20km/L or ...
*April 17, 2011 by Jay*

**Math**

Can someone help me verify if this is correct? Gasoline usage for compact cars in Canada is a normal distribution with a mean of 33.3 km/l and with standard deviation of 7.3 km/L. Round your answers to one decimal place. a) What percentage of compact cars obtains 20km/L or ...
*April 17, 2011 by Jay*

**statistics**

The diameter of an electric cable is normally distributed, with a mean of 0.6 inch and a standard deviation of 0.02 inch. What is the probability that the diameter will exceed 0.62 inch? (You may need to use the standard normal distribution table.
*June 4, 2014 by leelee kay *

**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*

**Statistics**

I am so lost on this statistics question would someone help me figure out how to answer it? A random variable X is normally distributed with the mean and standard deviation 1.6. What is the proportion of the data values that lies within 1.6 standard deviations from the ...
*November 27, 2012 by Layney*

**statistics**

Question2: When parking a car in a downtown parking lot, drivers pay according to the number of hours or fraction thereof. The probability distribution of the number of hours cars are parked is given below X 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 f(X) 0.30 0.24 0.17 0.10 0.08 0.05 0.04 0.02 a. ...
*December 11, 2011 by s.Alhosani*

**statistics**

Our statistics students, as noted were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of Clinton was 4.06...
*October 14, 2013 by eid2013*

**algebra 2**

The monthly rents for the apartments in a building are listed below. $425, $550, $550, $550, $650, $650, $650, $650, $800, $900 Part A: Find the mean, median, mode, range, and standard deviation of the rents. Part B: The apartment manager considers raising the rent for every ...
*May 23, 2012 by jenny*

**Finance**

Jean will receive $8,500 per year for the next 15 years from her trust. If a 7% interest rate is applied, what is the current value of the future payments? Describe how you solved this problem, including which table (for example, present value and future value) was used and why.
*November 23, 2009 by Anonymous*

**business statistics**

A mortgage broker is offering home mortgage at a rate of 9.5% but is fearful that this value is higher than many others are charging. A sample of 40 mortgages files in the country court house shows an average of 9.25% with a standard deviation of 8.61%. Does this sample ...
*August 1, 2009 by Samantta*

**Statistics**

Let's pretend the Work variable is normally distributed, with a mean/median/mode value of 22 and a standard deviation of 17. Based on these numbers, we can say that approximately 68 percent of students work between ______ and ______ hours per week. Select the TWO numbers ...
*November 4, 2011 by Sarah*

**statistics**

A manufacturer wishes to estimate the reliability (in months) of a certain product. An estimate of the population standard deviation from a previous sample was 12 months. If the manufacturer desires to be within 4 months of the true value with approximately 80% confidence, ...
*November 8, 2011 by Larry*

**math**

The length of Paulo’s lunch break follows a normal distribution with mean μ minutes and standard deviation 5 minutes. On one day in four, on average, his lunch break lasts for more than 52 minutes. Find the value of μ.
*February 13, 2014 by sanjay*

**Math **

If the population standard deviation is 8, how large a sample is necessary to have a standard error that is: a. less than 4 points? b. less than 2 points? c. less than 1 point?
*February 1, 2013 by Tracy*

**math**

On a standardized test, Ann received a score of 85, which was exactly 2 standard deviations about the mean. If the standard deviation for the test is 4, what is the mean for this test?
*May 20, 2015 by debbie*

**financial management**

A capital project has an initial investment of $100,000 and cash flows in years 1-6 of $25,000, $10,000, $50,000, $10,000, $10,000, and $60,000, respectively. Given a 15 percent cost of capital, •(a) compute the net present value. . •(b) compute the internal rate of return...
*April 14, 2014 by lori*

**statistics**

Customers arrive at a movie theater at the advertised movie time only to find that they have to sit through several previews and prepreview ads before the movie starts. Many complain that the time devoted to previews is too long (The Wall Street Journal, October 12, 2012). A ...
*November 16, 2014 by sean*

**math**

Suppose a test of musical ability has a normal distribution with a mean of 50 and a standard deviation of 5. Approximately what percentage of people are over 55? a. 6% b. 16% c. 45% d. 84% A z-score of 1.75 indicates how many standard deviation units above the mean? a. 1.75 b...
*May 8, 2010 by Amanda*

**Statsistics**

You are testing the claim that the mean GPA of night students is less than the mean GPA of day students. You sample 45 night students, and the sample mean GPA is 2.18 with a standard deviation of 0.31 You sample 30 day students, and the sample mean GPA is 1.97 with a standard ...
*May 4, 2015 by hannah*

**Statistics- Math**

One student scored 54 on a math test for which the mean score was 50.5 and the standard deviation was 3.2. Another student scored 80 on a chemistry test for which the mean score was 75.2 and the standard deviation was 5.2. Which student (math or chemistry) had a "better" score...
*February 17, 2012 by Kerrin*

**Math statistisc**

I have a 6 sided dice with numbers 1 to 6 written on faces. What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die five times in order to have the smallest possible standard deviation? What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die 5 times in order to have the ...
*March 5, 2013 by Bonnie*

**Math statistisc**

I have a 6 sided dice with numbers 1 to 6 written on faces. What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die five times in order to have the smallest possible standard deviation? What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die 5 times in order to have the ...
*March 5, 2013 by Bonnie*

**Math statistisc**

I have a 6 sided dice with numbers 1 to 6 written on faces. What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die five times in order to have the smallest possible standard deviation? What number(s) would have to show up if you rolled the die 5 times in order to have the ...
*March 5, 2013 by Bonnie*

**Math**

The present value of the money in your savings acct is $420, and you're receiving 3% annual interest compounded monthly. What is the future value in 2 months?
*May 27, 2012 by melissa*

**Business Statistics**

Customers arrive at a movie theater at the advertised movie time only to find that they have to sit through several previews and prepreview ads before the movie starts. Many complain that the time devoted to previews is too long (The Wall Street Journal, October 12, 2012). A ...
*October 22, 2014 by Noah*

**statistics**

Question 1 Question 1 1. Question 1 text The head of the History Department wants to compare the averages of 2 different instructorâ€™s to see if they differ. A sample of 15 students in Instructor Aâ€™s class has average of 74 with a standard deviation of 11. A sample of 12 ...
*January 9, 2010 by jeff*

**statistics**

The cholestetol levels of young women aged 20 to 34 vary with a mean of 185 milligrams per decliter and standard deviation 39 mg/dl. What cholesterol level would be a young woman have in this age group if they were 2 standard deviations below the mean?
*September 3, 2012 by Gee*

**Chemistry**

I conducted a Gas Chromatography experiment using Flame Ionisation Detector (FID).A capillary column was used. 1)Blank 2) Standard 3) Sample 4)Blank 5)Standard The above was injected into the system. In 2)Standard chromatogram,a sharp, thin peak was observed between the 2 ...
*February 18, 2012 by mandy*

**Normal distribution**

The breaking strength of cable is known to be normally distributtes with a mean of 4000 kg and a standard deviation of 25 kg.The manufacturer prefers that at least 95% of his product meet a strength requirement og 4050 kg.is that requirement being met?if not. by changing the ...
*December 22, 2010 by Jhon*

**STATISTICS**

You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
*August 6, 2013 by Susie*

**STATISTICS**

You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
*August 7, 2013 by Susie*

**STATISTICS**

You are performing a cohort study to look at risk factors for breast cancer in postmenopausal women. If the probability of developing breast cancer among smokers is .05 for the study duration, then if you sample 100 smokers, how many do you expect to develop the disease? Give ...
*August 10, 2013 by smoothjive*

**statistics**

a towns average snowfall is 33 inches per year with a standard deviation of 11 inches. how many standard deviations from the mean is a snowfall of 66 inches
*March 9, 2013 by marie*

**Statistics**

IQ score are normally distributed with a mean of 95 and a standard deviation of 17. If the sample size is n=36 find the mean and standard distribution of sample mean
*April 7, 2013 by Megan*

**math**

How do you find the Standard Deviation of 2, 5, 47, 11, 13, 48, 39, 36
*January 10, 2010 by Rmz*

**math**

what is the standard deviation of these numbers 7 9 7 10 8 7 9
*January 24, 2011 by keke*

**statistics**

How do you find standard deviation?
*February 27, 2012 by Allie*

**math**

what is the sample standard deviation of 12 12 14 16 17 18 21 21
*October 4, 2012 by tina*

**present annuity**

What is the present value of an annuity that consists of 28 monthly payments of $260 at an interest rate of 8% per year, compounded monthly? (Round your answer to the nearest cent).
*December 11, 2011 by rachel*

**Maths**

A psychological test was given to 92 teenage boys and 68 teenage girls. The test was used to assign a score to each teenager, measured on the ‘worry scale’ – 0 (not worried) to 100 (very worried). A summary of the results is given in the table below. Girls; Sample Size 68 ...
*May 12, 2011 by Tony*

**accounting**

In recent years, there has been a lot of media coverage about the funding status of pension plans for state employees. In many states, the amount of money invested in employee pension plans is far less than the amount estimated to be needed to pay them the retirement benefits ...
*May 6, 2014 by Tyler*

**statistics**

You are the manager at a company and are asked to present a report on the year-to-date performance of your division. What type of statistical information would you include in your report? In paticular, which descriptive statistics (mean,median, standard deviation,etc.) do you ...
*June 21, 2011 by triplec*

**Statistics**

On standard IQ tests, the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 13. The results are very close to fitting a normal curve. Suppose an IQ test is given to a very large group of people. Find the percent of people whose IQ score is between 61 and 139.
*February 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

On standard IQ tests, the mean is 120 and the standard deviation is 18. The results are very close to fitting a normal curve. Suppose an IQ test is given to a very large group of people. Find the percent of people whose IQ score is less than 156.
*February 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Statistics**

On standard IQ tests, the mean is 110 and the standard deviation is 15. The results are very close to fitting a normal curve. Suppose an IQ test is given to a very large group of people. Find the percent of people whose IQ score is less than 155.
*February 14, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Finance**

Veggie Burgers, Inc., would like to maintain its cash account at a minimum level of $246,400; but expect the standard deviation in net daily cash flows to be $13,600; the effective annual rate on marketable securities to be 4.8 percent per year; and the trading cost per sale ...
*May 15, 2010 by Hans*

**Math**

You have to choose a battery brand to use in your smoke alarm. Company A's batteries have a mean lifespan of 1.2 years, with a standard deviation of 0.1 years. Company B's batteries have a mean lifespan of 1.5 years, with a standard deviation of 0.9 years. Which brand would ...
*April 29, 2014 by Chloe*

**math**

The present value of the money in your savings account is $420, and you're receiving 3% annual interest compounded monthly. What is the future value in two months?
*November 15, 2010 by Anonymous*

**Math**

The present value of the money in your savings account is $420, and you're receiving 3% annual interest compounded monthly. What is the future value in two months?
*May 4, 2012 by Paige*

**statistic **

In a population of exam scores, a score of X 48 corresponds to z1.00 and a score of X 36 corresponds to z –0.50. Find the mean and standard deviation for the population. (Hint: Sketch the distribution and locate the two scores on your sketch.) A sample consists of the ...
*January 26, 2013 by Nickie*

**math ,correction**

is this right? Find the standard deviation to the given data. The manager of a small dry cleaner employs six people. As part of their personnel file, she asked each one to record to the nearest one-tenth of a mile the distance they travel one way from home to work. THe six ...
*July 13, 2007 by student*

**statistics**

A professor informs her class that a test is very difficult, but the grades will be curved. Scores for the test are normally distributed with a mean of 25 and a standards deviation of 5. If she curves the grades by adding 50 to each grade, What is the new mean? What is the new...
*April 28, 2012 by Sabrina*

**business stat **

1. Suppose quality control inspectors at the coffee house chain take a sample of 100 pieces of this chocolate product from an incoming shipment. They find a sample average of 60% cacao with a standard deviation of 8%. What is the standard error of the sampling distribution of ...
*July 23, 2012 by kristin *

**statistics**

a towns snowfall in december averages 13 inches with a standard diviation of 8 inches while in february the average snowfall is 40 inches with a standard deviation of 13 in which month is it more likey to snow 32 inches. explain
*February 9, 2013 by amy*

**123**

A sample of size 50 has mean 20 and deviation 5. The value at highest concentration point is 16. It was later discovered that an item 12 was misread 30, find the value of coefficient of skewness
*November 19, 2011 by Anonymous*