Tuesday

September 1, 2015
Number of results: 1,176

**stats**

Which test should be used one samples t test, independent samples t test or dependent samples t test You may have heard that eating salt can influence people’s weight. Assume that the normal weight of 20-year-old females is 150 pounds. You obtain a sample of 20-year-old ...
*March 12, 2013 by kelly*

**Business stats**

I have just started business school and am struggling with this HW problem. any help would be great!!...A certain type of new business succeeds 60% of the time. Suppose that 3 such businesses open (where they do not compete so its reasonable to believe that their relative ...
*April 14, 2009 by bob*

**Stats**

A random sample of n=500 households in a certain metropolitan area revealed that 150 have combined cable, phone and internet service. a.Calculate p-hat, the sample proportion of households having such service. b.Calculate a confidence interval for π, the proportion of all...
*April 21, 2012 by sam*

**stats**

Data on number of days of work missed and annual salary increase for a company's employees show that in general exployees who missed more days of work during the year received smaller raises than those who missed fewer days. A detailed analysis showed that number of days ...
*March 11, 2009 by james*

**stats**

Data on number of days of work missed and annual salary increase for a company's employees show that in general exployees who missed more days of work during the year received smaller raises than those who missed fewer days. A detailed analysis showed that number of days ...
*March 11, 2009 by james*

**statistics**

Looking for help with some of my stats homework, I got parts of it but then hit a brink wall. Any help would be welcome. A recruiter estimates that if you are hired to work for her company and you put in a full week at the commissioned sales representative position she is ...
*November 1, 2010 by Valerie*

**Stats**

You want to rent an unfurnished one-bedroom apartment in Boston next year. The mean monthly rent for a random sample of 14 apartments advertised in the local newspaper is $1200. Assume that the standard deviation is $230. Find a 95% confidence interval for the mean monthly ...
*July 9, 2012 by James*

**Statistics**

In an Intro Stats class, 57% of students eat breakfast in the morning and 80% of students floss their teeth. Forty-six percent of students eat breakfast and also floss their teeth. What is the probability that a student from this class eats breakfast given they floss their ...
*October 4, 2013 by Larry*

**MATH (STATS)**

To determine the views of a students on a particular campus about fraternities, an 11-point attitude scale was administered to a random sample of 40 students. This survey yielded a sample mean of 6 (the higher the score, the more favorable the view of the fraternities) and a ...
*October 8, 2014 by Taylor*

**math stats**

Set up the null and alternative hypothesis for the following problem. A survey reported the planning habits of men and women. The question asked, "how do you primarily keep track of meetings, appointments and deadlines?" 56% of men and 46% of women answered, "in my head." Let ...
*June 22, 2013 by jerry*

**Stats**

The time for an emergency medical squad to arrive at the sports center at the edge of a particular town is normally distributed with mean 17 minutes and standard deviation 3 minutes. What is the probability that it will take the medical squad more than 22 minutes to arrive at ...
*February 1, 2011 by Ryan*

**Stats**

The time for an emergency medical squad to arrive at the sports center at the edge of a particular town is normally distributed with mean 17 minutes and standard deviation 3 minutes. What is the probability that it will take the medical squad more than 22 minutes to arrive at ...
*February 1, 2011 by Ryan*

**Stats **

The distribution of lifetimes for a particular brand of lightbulbs has a mean of 110 hours and a standard deviation of 20 hours. Suppose a random sample of 35 lightbulbs is taken for observation. What is the probability that the sample mean lifetime will be between 105 and 115...
*January 31, 2011 by Ryan*

**Stats**

Instructions for the Experiment / Data Collection regarding questions 1-4: Collect data regarding the caffeine content in a 16oz cup of coffee. Collect the amount of caffeine in 20 different brands of coffee. 1.Calculate the following descriptive statistics corresponding to ...
*April 19, 2015 by Nisa (Please Help me)*

**stats**

In testing a new drug, researchers found that 1% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 12 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly one will have this mild side effect (B) at least one will have this mild ...
*November 23, 2011 by tina*

**stats**

2. A standardized exam was provided to all 3rd graders in Arizona schools. The average score was 75 with a standard deviation of 10. Assuming that the scores were normally distributed, answer the following questions. (a) What z-score corresponds with a score of 75? (b) What z-...
*July 26, 2012 by taylor quenzler*

**Stats**

1. In a study of caffeine and stress, college students indicate how many cups of coffee they drink per day and their stress level on a scale of 1-10. The data appear below. Number of Cups of Coffee Stress Level 3 5 2 3 4 3 6 9 5 4 1 2 7 10 3 5 = 3.88 X= 5.13 s = 2.03 s = 2.90 ...
*June 22, 2013 by Dee*

**stats**

On a test of motor coordination, the population of average bowlers has a mean score of 24, with a standard deviation of 6. A random sample of 30 bowlers at Fred's Bowling Alley has a sample mean of 26. A second random sample of 30 bowlers at Ethel's Bowling Alley has a mean of...
*February 8, 2015 by lisa*

**Stats and Data**

Suppose that either of two instruments might be used for making a certain measurement. Instrument 1 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f1(x)=2x, 0 <x<1 Instrument 2 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f2(x)=3x^2, 0 <x<1 Suppose that one of the two instruments is...
*December 2, 2010 by Salman*

**proofread chemistry**

write the formulas for the following compounds Sodium chlorate i put NaCl Lead (II) phosphate i put Pb2P For Magnesium hydrogen carbonate i had no clue! then it stats state the number of electrons lost or gained in forming each of these Ions. I didnt understand the question ...
*March 8, 2008 by John*

**STATS**

Samples of both surface soil and subsoil were taken from eight randomly selected farms in a county. The soil samples were analyzed to determine both surface pH and subsoil pH, which yielded the following results: Farm 1 2 3 4 Surface pH: 6.55 5.98 5.59 6.17 Subsoil pH: 6.78 6....
*February 22, 2011 by Rina*

**Stats**

Suppose that 8% of a certain batch of calculators have a defective case, and that 11% have defective batteries. Also, 3% have both a defective case and defective batteries. A calculator is selected from the batch at random. Find the probability that the calculator has a good ...
*October 26, 2010 by Tatjana*

**Stats**

Suppose that 8% of a certain batch of calculators have a defective case, and that 11% have defective batteries. Also, 3% have both a defective case and defective batteries. A calculator is selected from the batch at random. Find the probability that the calculator has a good ...
*October 26, 2010 by Tatjana*

**stats**

Continuous Random Variable, I Let X be a random number between 0 and 1 produced by the idealized uniform random number generator described. Find the following probabilities: a.P(0less than or equal to X less than or equal to 0.4) b.P(0.4 less than or equal to X less than or ...
*March 18, 2009 by chris*

**ap stats**

Continuous Random Variable, I Let X be a random number between 0 and 1 produced by the idealized uniform random number generator described. Find the following probabilities: a.P(0less than or equal to X less than or equal to 0.4) b.P(0.4 less than or equal to X less than or ...
*March 18, 2009 by jaz*

**Stats**

Skewed distributions were discussed in this week’s readings. Think about some of the psychological studies you are familiar with and the constructs investigated in those studies. Describe the study you are referring to and give some examples of the variables from the study ...
*February 18, 2011 by Sheryl*

**stats**

3. The mean family income in Arizona is about $64,750 with a standard deviation (for the population) of $59,750. Imagine that you are taking a sample of 200 randomly selected state residents. (a) What is the probability that your sample mean is between $61,000 and $64,750? (b...
*July 26, 2012 by taylor quenzler*

**Stats**

I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 183 and 227 for a data set with a mean of 205 and standard deviation of 11. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 99.7% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of 297 ...
*October 15, 2011 by Jennifer*

**Stats**

Four diners have ordered a platter of desserts. The platter holds 8 chocolate chip cookies and 4 slices of chocolate cheesecake. The waiter gives each diner a randomly selected dessert. Let Y = the number of slices of cheesecake left on the platter after the first serving. The...
*March 10, 2015 by Anonymous*

**Stats. **

Another one that I need help.... At Ajax Spring Water, a half-liter bottle of soft drink is supposed to contain a mean of 520 ml. The filling process follows a normal distribution with a known process standard deviation of 4 ml. (a) Which sampling distribution would you use if...
*April 23, 2014 by Lindsay *

**stats**

The Ledd Pipe Company has received a large shipment of pipes, and a quality control inspector wishes to estimate the average diameter of these pipes. A random sample of 18 pipes produces an average diameter of 2.56 mm with a standard deviation of 0.05 mm. The average diameter ...
*November 27, 2012 by johnny *

**Stats**

In a bumper test, three types of autos were deliberately crashed into a barrier at 5 mph, and the resulting damage (in dollars) was estimated. Five test vehicles of each type were crashed, with the results shown below. Research question: Are the mean crash damages the same for...
*August 4, 2008 by T*

**STATS**

Scientists wish to test the mind-readiing ability of a person who claims to have ESP. They use five cards with different and distinctive symbols( square, cicrle, triangle, line, squiggle). Someone picks a card at random and thinks about the symbol. The mind-reader must ...
*October 17, 2011 by JONATHAN*

**7 STATS MATHGURU PLEASE HELP**

A doctor wants to estimate the HDL cholesterol of all 20-29 year old females. How many subjects are needed to estimate the HDL cholesterol within 2 points with 99%confidence assuming s=17.8 based on earlier studies? Suppose the doctor would be content with 90% confidence. How ...
*May 5, 2013 by Megan*

**stats**

since the stock market began in 1872, stock prices have risen in about 73% of the years. Assuming that market performance is independent from year to year, what's the probability that a) the market will rise 3 consecutive years? b) the market will rise 3 years out of the next ...
*May 11, 2010 by Anonymous*

**AP Stats**

I generally know how to use the normalcdf function on my calculator, but how to I find the area under a normal curve if there is no lower limit or no upper limit? For instance, we are required to use a calculator on this problem: Find the area under the standard normal curve ...
*September 13, 2010 by Emily*

**Stats**

A student hands each of 300 classmates 2 chocolates side by side on a plate. Of the 300 students, 171 choose the chocolate that˘s on their right hand side, and the remaining 129 choose the chocolate that˘s on their left. The student says, “That˘s just like tossing a coin...
*July 29, 2013 by Help please!!!*

**Statistics**

I'm taking stats online which is making it even more difficult for me and I have nowhere to begin when answering this question. 1. A pharmaceutical industry claimed that their new product will lower the cholesterol level by an average of 14.5. To verify the claim, a laboratory...
*June 22, 2014 by Michelle*

**Stats HELP PLEASE**

The game of Yahtzee is played with five fair six-sided dice. A turn consists of rolling all five dice, selecting the ones you want to keep, re-rolling the rest, and then doing this one more time, if necessary. You need to match certain conditions in order to score points. (For...
*October 28, 2009 by CM*

**Stats**

A sample of 27 blue M&Ms has a mean weight of 0.8560 grams. Assume that is known to be 0.0565 g. Consider a hypothesis test that uses a 0.05 significance level to test the claim that the mean weight of all M&Ms is equal to 0.8535 grams (the weight necessary so that bags of M&...
*April 24, 2009 by Jennifer*

**stats**

A company that manufactures and bottles apple juice has a machine that automatically fills 16-ounce bottles. There is some variation, however, in the exact amount of juice dispensed into each bottle. From a large number of observations taken over a long period of time, it was ...
*January 29, 2011 by a*

**Stats**

I need help with this problem for school. For the first one i got .3758 and second 1.6, but i don't think they are right. My calculations are off It is known that about 20% of car insurance policies include emergency road service. Suppose we randomly select 10 car insurance ...
*February 16, 2011 by John*

**stats**

Question 5 of 10 Why are partial regression coefficients necessary in multiple regression? (Points : 1) Multiple variables each provide some of the same information. Each variable involved contributes a unique error component. Each variable involved is part of the intercept ...
*July 20, 2014 by please help*

**Stats for Psychology**

Not sure how to rewrite this question: ht tp://img221. imageshack.us/ img221/601/question2. jpg Get rid of all the spaces to see image of question: Delete the space between ht and tp delete the space between 221. and imageshack delete the space between us/ and img delete the ...
*March 27, 2012 by Arianna*

**Stats**

The amount of time Ricardo spends brushing his teeth follows a Normal Distribution with unknown mean and standard deviation. Ricardo spends less than one minute brushing his teeth about 40% of the time. He spends more than two minutes brushing his teeth 2% of the time. Use ...
*October 9, 2008 by Ann*

**Stats Class HELP!**

Twenty-five blood samples were selected by taking every seventh blood sample from racks holding 187 blood samples from the morning draw at a medical center. The white blood count (WBC) was measured using a Coulter Counter Model S. The mean WBC was 8.636 with a standard ...
*April 18, 2014 by Katie*

**Math**

I'm really stuck on these STATS questions.Can someone please help! 1. The probability of a car in a population having faulty brakes is .05. If we take a sample of 150 cars, find the standard deviation of the sampling distribution. 2. The strength of ten I-beams produced in a ...
*June 20, 2013 by mysterychicken*

**Statistics**

For the gene pair that determines eye color, each gene trait may be one of two types: dominant brown (B) or recessive blue (b). A person possessing the gene pair BB or Bb has brown eyes, whereas the pair bb produces blue eyes. a) Suppose both parents of an individual are Bb. ...
*May 25, 2009 by Kate*

**stats**

Usin7) An employer polled its employers to see if they agree with the proposed new store hours and whether or not their present shift made a difference in their answers. The customers answered 1 for agree, 2 for don't know, and 3 for disagree. Nine first shift employees ...
*June 15, 2013 by cam*

**Stats**

For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
*October 18, 2011 by Jen*

**Stats**

For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
*October 19, 2011 by Jen*

**probs & stats**

A teacher gives 200 students a study guide for a test and the average score was 90 with a standard deviation of 6. She did not give the other 200 students a study guide and their average score was 70 with a standard deviation of 8. Find the critical value to determine whether ...
*May 11, 2015 by adrenning*

**Stats 330- HELP **

I need some help on this question it has two parts but i can't figure it out. Can someone help me. The NDSU library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What is...
*March 10, 2011 by John*

**Stats for managers**

3-100 Matthews, Young and Associates, a Chapel Hill consulting firm, has these records indicating the number of days each of its ten staff consultants billed last year: 212 320 230 210 229 231 219 221 222 a)Without computing the value of any of these measures, which of them ...
*February 6, 2011 by Anonymous*

**Stats**

To compare the durabilities of two paints for highway use, 12 four-inch wide lines of each paint were laid down across a heavily-traveled road. The order was decided at random. After a period of time, reflectometer readings were obtained for each line. The higher the reading, ...
*November 25, 2009 by Desire*

**Statistics**

A certian company enjoyed 3.5% profits in year 1 over its revenue in Year 0. In Year 2, it enjoyed 5.75% profits over Year 1. In Year 3, it posted 1.25% profits over Year 2. What single, constant profit over this period of years would have produced the same profit? The teacher...
*May 3, 2011 by Ben*

**stats **

Relatively speaking, which statistics exam did you do better on? On your first statistics exam you scored a 72 and on the second exam you scored an 89. Hey, you’re improving! Or are you? On the first exam, the class mean was 71 with a standard deviation of 15. On the second ...
*February 5, 2013 by kelly*

**Statistics**

2. Obtain and interpret descriptive statistics (Mean, Median, Variance, and Std. Dev.). Include the STATA outputs in your results. (Use Stat command “tabstat crimerat police59, statistics(mean, p50, var, sd)” (3 pts) . tabstat crimerat police59,statistics (mean, p50, var, sd) ...
*November 8, 2011 by Mikey*

**Stats**

A study found that for adults the general self-efficacy scale mean score was 35 and standard deviation was 12. A group of clients (n=14) was measured for their general self-efficacy with the same measure and found having 40 with standard deviation of 20. A group of therapist ...
*August 17, 2013 by Mark*

**stats (please help)**

Assume that the population of heights of male college students is approximately normally distributed with mean of 69 inches and standard deviation of 3.75 inches. Show all work. (A) Find the proportion of male college students whose height is greater than 70 ...
*July 21, 2011 by Celest*

**Stats**

Allen's hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) has been studied by zoologist Bill Alther.† Suppose a small group of 17 Allen's hummingbirds has been under study in Arizona. The average weight for these birds is x = 3.15 grams. Based on previous studies, we can assume that the weights...
*March 16, 2014 by Alexus*

**Stats**

6. In each of the four examples listed below, one of the given variables is independent (x) and one of the given variables is dependent (y). Indicate in each case which variable is independent and which variable is dependent. I. Rainfall; Crop yield II. Taxi fare; Length of ...
*October 18, 2011 by Jen*

**stats**

Using the 68-95-99.7 rule: Assume that a set of test scores is normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 20. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to find the following quantities: Suggest you make a drawing and label first… a. Percentage of scores less than 100 b...
*September 20, 2010 by Jenn*

**stats**

A manufacturing process has 100 customer orders to fill. Each order requires one component part that is purchased from a supplier. However, typically, 2% of the components are identified as defective, and the components can be assumed to be independent. a. If the manufacturer ...
*October 9, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Can somehelp me with this ASAP plz?!?!?! Stats**

For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
*October 19, 2011 by Jen*

**stats help!**

suppose the number of customer complaints per day on the morning shift (6am-12) at Murph's Coffee is distributed as follows: Complaints f(x) 0 .3 1 ??? 2 .2 a) what is the value of ??? b)what is the average number of complaints per day on the morning shift? c)what is the ...
*January 13, 2011 by Sam*

**Stats **

I need help with this problem for school. For the first one i got .3758 and second 1.6, but i don't think they are right. My calculations are off It is known that about 20% of car insurance policies include emergency road service. Suppose we randomly select 10 car insurance ...
*February 15, 2011 by John*

**Stats**

An article (N. Hellmich. "'Supermarket Guru' Has a Simple Mantra,” USA Today, June 19, 2002, p. 70) claimed that the typical super market trip takes a mean of 22 minutes. Suppose that in an effort to test this claim, you select a sample of 50 shoppers at a local supermarket. ...
*August 13, 2008 by Student*

**Econ/stats**

The following data represent the number of flash drives sold per day at a local computer shop and their prices. Price (x) Units Sold (y) $34 3 36 4 32 6 35 5 30 9 38 2 40 1 a. Develop a least-squares regression line and explain what the slope of the line indicates. b. Compute ...
*April 29, 2012 by Ruth*

**Econ/stats**

The following data represent the number of flash drives sold per day at a local computer shop and their prices. Price (x) Units Sold (y) $34 3 36 4 32 6 35 5 30 9 38 2 40 1 a. Develop a least-squares regression line and explain what the slope of the line indicates. b. Compute ...
*April 29, 2012 by Ruth*

**Stats**

For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 Answer each of the following: I. What score was earned by ...
*October 17, 2011 by Jen*

**bus. /stats**

Use the data given in the table to construct a frequency distribution and ogive? Before constructing a dam on a Hill river, the Army corps of engineers performed a series of tests to measure the water flow past the proposed location of the dam. The results of the testing were ...
*September 3, 2011 by tim*

**Stats**

A study of the students taking distance learning courses at a university finds that they are mostly older students not living in the university town. Choose a distance learning student at random. Let A be the event that the student is 25 years old or older and B the event ...
*April 10, 2012 by Anonymous*

**Stats Math 2**

Exit polling is a popular technique used to determine the outcome of an election prior to results being tallied. Suppose a referendum to increase funding for education is on a ballot in a large town (voting population over 100,000). An exit poll of 300 voters finds that 144 ...
*November 26, 2014 by LADO*

**Stats (Chi-Square)**

Suppose you have a chi-squars GOF test to test null hypothesis that the age distribution of drivers stopped in 2003 for traffic violations is the same as the age distr. in 2002. You compute chi-square= 14.7. At the 5% significance level, what is an appropriate conclusion? A p-...
*March 3, 2011 by Graciela*

**stats**

which test to use One-sample or independent samples t-test? A researcher tests five individuals who have seen paid political ads about a particular issue. These individuals take a multiple-choice test about the issue in which people in general (who know nothing about the issue...
*March 5, 2013 by kelly*

**Stats**

Two dice are tossed. What is the probability that the sum of both dice is a prime number? this is the answer i have ; Presuming two fair, 6-sided dice, each numbered 1 through 6: You can achieve one of the following results on any given roll: 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12...
*July 1, 2013 by Megan*

**stats**

A company with a large fleet of cars found that the emissions systems of 18 out of the 65 randomly selected cars they tested failed to meet pollution control guidelines. Is this strong evidence that more than 20% of the fleet might be out of compliance? Test the appropriate ...
*May 11, 2011 by Erica*

**Statistics**

I am doing a stats study and im stuck on what test to perform. Please look at my subject and advise me.. I am testing to see whether a person that is best in math and science will be able remember more numbers than letters and if a person that is better in language and history...
*March 21, 2011 by jason*

**Stats**

A public heath official wanted to know how often university students visit their student health centers due to illness or injury. The official took a nationwide random sample of 120 university students and found an average of (x bar) = 2.30 visits per student per year. It is ...
*April 25, 2012 by Cat*

**Statistics**

A criminologist is studying school violence, she selects a random sample of 25 adolescents aged 12 to 15 from a local middle school and asks the following,"How many times within the past school year have you been physically assaulted at school? She calculated the following ...
*February 27, 2015 by Elena *

**stats**

This week we practice with Binomial Distribution. You can use Appendix Table E or Excel Function Binomdist. About 30% of adults in United States have college degree. (probability that person has college degree is p = 0.30). If N adults are randomly selected, find probabilities...
*November 10, 2011 by mary*

**stats**

To estimate the mean score of those who took the Medical College Admission Test on your campus, you will obtain the scores of an SRS of students. From published information you know that the scores are approximately Normal with standard deviation about 6.4. You want your ...
*November 6, 2013 by Aman*

**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 *

**STATS HELP**

Freshman-sophomore retention rate (FSRR) for a college is the proportion of first-year students who return to the college for their sophomore year. Nationwide, the mean FSRR for colleges in the U.S. is 75%. Use the 68-95-99.7 rule to describe graphically the sampling ...
*November 1, 2009 by Chelsea*

**stats**

Time taken in mins for student to walk to school. 1-5 mins (4 students) 6-10 mins (7 students) 11-15 mins (10 students) 16-20 mins (20 students) 21-25 mins (6 students) 26-30 mins (3 students) 1)Estimate the probability that a student selected at random will take at least 21 ...
*September 26, 2008 by Keisha*

**Stats**

A roulett wheel has 38 slots in which a ball can land two of e slots are green, 18 are red, 18 are black. The ball is equally likely to land in any slot, and each spin of the wheel is assumed to be independent. A)if the wheel is spun twice what is the probability that the ball...
*March 10, 2013 by Salina *

**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*

**Stats**

Recently, a price war has developed among retailers selling Brand X denim jeans. A major chain buyer wishes to estimate the mean price of these jeans during this period to compare it to the normal selling price of $20.00. A random sample of 7 major retailers produces a mean ...
*November 16, 2012 by Mike*

**Stats...is this correct?**

A sample of purchases at the local convenience store has resulted in the following sample data, where x = the number of items purchased per customer and f = the number of customers. x 1 2 3 4 5 f 5 15 8 8 7 1. What does the 15 stand for in the above table? 2. Find the midrange...
*October 18, 2011 by Jen*

**Psychology/Statistics**

I have a quick question for you all. I have done a repeated measures ANOVA for hypothetical data in my Stats class. There were 5 subjects.. all subjects rated their mood on a cloudy day, then they all rated their mood on a sunny day. In sum.. they all underwent the same order ...
*November 8, 2006 by Melissa*

**Stats- NEED HELP**

According to the Census Bureau publication Current Population Reports, the probability distribution for household size (number of people per household, say X) in the United States is as follows. For the purpose of the next two questions, the experiment consists of randomly ...
*February 7, 2011 by Ryan*

**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*

**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*

**bus stats**

John parks cars at a hotel. On the average, 6.0 cars will arrive in an hour. A driver's decision on whether to let John park the car does not depend upon any other person's decision. Define the random variable X to be the number of cars arriving in any hour period. a. Wat is ...
*March 25, 2011 by Mich Mich*

**Stats**

A random sample obtained from a population has a mean of µ=100 and a standard deviation of ó = 20. The error between the sample mean and the population mean for a sample of n = 16 is 5 points and the error between a sample men and population mean for a sample of n = 100 is 2 ...
*November 11, 2014 by Michelle*

**Stats**

A random sample obtained from a population has a mean of µ=100 and a standard deviation of ó = 20. The error between the sample mean and the population mean for a sample of n = 16 is 5 points and the error between a sample men and population mean for a sample of n = 100 is 2 ...
*March 13, 2015 by Mark*

**Math-Stats**

An insecticide company exposes 10,000 cockroaches to its newest product, and exposes another 10,000 to their previous formula. The researchers use videotape to count how many cockroaches are still alive, and how many appear to be in distress, at 10 second intervals. When the ...
*October 10, 2011 by Jen*

**stats**

If 95% of all people between 21 and 50 have had at least one adult beverage in their life, find these probabilities for a sample of 10 people in that age group: a) Exactly 10 have had an adult beverage b) At least 6 have had an adult beverage c) At most 8 have had an adult ...
*August 4, 2012 by AMber*

**stats**

Consider an infinite population with 25% of the elements having the value 1, 25% the value 2, 25% the value 3, and 25% the value 4. If X is the value of a randomly selected item, then X is a discrete random variable whose possible values are 1, 2, 3, and 4. (a) Find the ...
*November 5, 2008 by Mischa*