# stats

2.
The modern Olympic Games are a modified revival of the Greek Olympian Games that came to be largely through the efforts of the French sportsman and educator Baron Pierre de Coubertin. The Games are an international athletic competition that has been held at a different site every four years since their inauguration in 1896, with occasional interruptions in the times of world wars.

The data for the gold medal performances in long jump, high jump, discus throw are given below (in inches). Year is coded to be zero in 1900.

Year Long Jump High Jump Discus Throw
-4 249.75 71.25 1147.5
0 282.875 74.8 1418.9
4 289 71 1546.5
8 294.5 75 1610
12 299.25 76 1780
20 281.5 76.25 1759.25
24 293.125 78 1817.125
28 304.75 76.375 1863
32 300.75 77.625 1948.875
36 317.3125 79.9375 1987.375
48 308 78 2078
52 298 80.32 2166.85
56 308.25 83.25 2218.5
60 319.75 85 2330
64 317.75 85.75 2401.5
68 350.5 88.25 2550.5
72 324.5 87.75 2535
76 328.5 88.5 2657.4
80 336.25 92.75 2624
84 336.25 92.5 2622
88 343.25 93.5 2709.25
92 342.5 92 2563.75

a) Predict the Olympic performance for each event for the Athens 2004 games.

b) Compare each of your predictions to the actual results in the Athens 2004 games. Be sure to appropriately convert units.

Here are the Athens 2004 Olympic Results:

The long jump result in Athens was 338.1883 inches.

The high jump result in Athens was 92.9132 inches.

The discus result in Athens was 2751.5693 inches.

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
3. 👁 315
1. working on the same two questions tonight!

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
posted by s
2. wait are you in ap stat? Cuz I'm doing the same questions and everything

1. 👍 0
2. 👎 0
posted by human

## Similar Questions

1. ### Spanish

What is the main difference between the Pan American Games and the Olympic Games? a. The Pan American games are held every 6 years, while the Olympic Games are held every 4 years. b. The Pan American Games are held in Buenos

asked by Kaai97 on January 20, 2016
2. ### math

The first ancient olympic games were held in 776 b.c. the ancient games were abolished in 393 a.d. The first modern olympics were held in 1896 a.d. a) How many years were there between the firstancient games and the year they were

asked by rebecca on May 7, 2009
3. ### Statistics

the international olympic committee states that the female participate in the 2004 Summer Olympic Games was 42%, even with the new sports for women such as weight lifting, hammer throw, and modern pentathalon being added to the

asked by Crystal on April 12, 2010
4. ### Statistics

The International Olympic Committee states that the female participation in the 2000 Summer Olympic Games was 42%, even with new sports such as weight lifting, hammer throw, and modern pentathlon being added to the Games.

asked by LT on October 29, 2007

Keith played some games of chess at a tournament. He recorded the results of the games on the table shown. Game Results: Number of Games TIES 4 WINS 12 Losses 4 If Keith plays 10 more games, how many of the 10 games is he likely

asked by chris on March 27, 2014
6. ### Oral speech

Persuasive speech comparing old to modern games? I have to have a persuasive speech lasting 8-10 minutes, in which i am trying to persuade the listeners that modern games have came away from the "point" of a video game. and that

asked by Matt on November 19, 2007

The ratio of wins to losses for a basketball team is 2:3. Which of the following is a possible total number of games? A. 7 games B. 14 games C. 25 games D. 26 games Can someone show me how to solve this problem please?

asked by STEPHON on November 29, 2014

The ratio of wins to losses for a basketball team is 2:3. Which of the following is a possible total number of games? A. 7 games B. 14 games C. 25 games D. 26 games Can someone show me how to solve this problem please?

asked by Stephon on November 30, 2014
9. ### Math (Ratios and Similar Polygons)

a baseball team played 140 regular season games. The ratio of the number of games they won to the number of games they lost was 3 - 4 how many games did they win? how many games did they lose? I just need help on a better way of

asked by H2o on February 25, 2015
10. ### math

A baseball team played 161 regular season games. The ratio of the number of games they won to the number of games they lost was five halves . How many games did they​ win? How many games did they​ lose?

asked by abby on March 6, 2019

More Similar Questions