# A marketing research company needs to estimate which of two soft drinks college students prefer. A random sample of n college students produced the following 98% confidence interval for the proportion of college students who prefer drink A: (0.384, 0.424).

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1. ### Math-Statistics

A marketing research company needs to estimate which of two soft drinks college students prefer. A random sample of n college students produced the following 98% confidence interval for the proportion of college students who prefer drink A: (0.384, 0.424). Identify the point ...
2. ### Statistics Math

1. What type of car is more popular among college students, American or foreign? One hundred fifty-nine college students were randomly sampled and each was asked which type of car he or she prefers. A computer package was used to generate the printout below for the proportion ...
3. ### Statistics

You want to know if there's a difference between the proportions of high school students and college students who read newspapers regularly. out of a random sample of 500 high-school students, 287 say they read newspapers regularly, and out of a random sample of 420 college ...
4. ### Statistics

You want to know if there's a difference between the proportions of high school students and college students who read newspapers regularly. out of a random sample of 500 high-school students, 287 say they read newspapers regularly, and out of a random sample of 420 college ...
5. ### statistics

In a random sample of 112 State College students, 41 students reported being current smokers. a) Calculate the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of State College students who smoke.
6. ### statistics

In a random sample of 112 State College students, 41 students reported being current smokers. a) Calculate the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of State College students who smoke.
7. ### Statistics

From random sample of 200 college students, 40 students indicated that they smoke cigarettes. Use the information from the sample to calculate a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion of college students that smoke cigarettes (round to nearest hundredth). A. (0....
8. ### math

random sample of 9600 students. Multistage design effect similar to an SRS (for those still in school) 46% had at least one parent who was a college graduate. Estimate with 99% confidence the proportion of all students who had at least one parent who was a college grad. b) ...
9. ### math

random sample of 9600 students. 46% had at least one parent who was a college graduate. Estimate with 99% confidence the proportion of all students who had at least one parent who was a college grad. b) Sample does not include drop outs so estimate is valid only for students. ...
10. ### Statistics

A confidence interval was used to estimate the proportion of statistics students that are females. A random sample of 72 statistics students generated the following 90% confidence Interval: (.43, .63). based on the interval above, is the population proportion of females equal ...
11. ### STATISTICS

Suppose that, in order to estimate the proportion of students who wear glasses, a sample of 100 students was collected and showed that 20 of the students in the sample wore glasses. A confidence interval for the population proportion of students who wear glasses is given by: ....
12. ### Statistics

To plan the budget for next year a college needs to estimate what impact current economic downturn might have on student requests for financial aid. Historically, this college has provided aid to 35% of its students. Officials look at a random sample of this year’s ...
13. ### Statistics

A confidence interval was used to estimate the proportion of statistics students that are females. A random sample of 72 statistics students generated the following 90% confidence interval: (0.438, 0.642). Based on the interval above, is the population proportion of females ...
14. ### MATH##\$\$&&^^**

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 490 college students showed that 33% of them had, or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the margin of error for the 95% confidence interval.
15. ### math

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 490 college students showed that 33% of them had, or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the margin of error for the 95% confidence interval.
16. ### math

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 490 college students showed that 33% of them had, or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the margin of error for the 95% confidence interval.
17. ### math

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 400 college students showed that 33% of them had or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the margin of error for the 95% confidence interval.
18. ### statistics

In a survey of 400 college students, 40 were left-handed. Treating the sample as if it were random and using 0.015 as the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sample proportion, what is the lower bound of a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion?
19. ### Statistics

What percentage of college students are attending a college in the state where they grew up? Let p be the proportion of college students from the same state as that in which the college resides. If no preliminary study is made to estimate p, how large a sample is needed to be ...
20. ### statistics

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 490 college students showed that 33% of them had, or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the margin of error for the 95% confidence interval. solution I have but what do I ...
21. ### college

How many students must we sample if we want to be within 4% of the true proportion of female students at DeVry University when using a 95% confidence interval?
22. ### statistics

based on a random sample of 640 college students, the mean amount of sleep college students. construct a 95% confidence interval for the mean amount of sleep per night for college studenrs.
23. ### marketing research

is a random sample of 500 students large enough to represent all of the full time college students in the united states?
24. ### statistics

To determine how many hours per week freshmen college students watch television, a random sample of 225 students was selected. It was determined that the students in the sample spent an average of 35 hours watching TV per week. The population standard deviation is known to be ...
25. ### Statistics

Are you annoyed with spam e-mail? Suppose a random sample of 200 Kent State students was asked this question of which 80% said that they are annoyed. From the provided information we can find the following: sample percent = 80% (sample proportion = .80) standard deviation (S.D...
26. ### Math

5. The following random sample was selected : 4, 6, 3, 5, 9, 3. Find the 95% confidence interval for the mean of the population. 6. In a sample of 35 high school seniors, 14 of them are attending college in the fall. Find the 95% confidence interval for the true proportion of ...
27. ### Statistics

A poll was taken of a random sample of 1189 college students. Of these students, 789 reported that they had a drinking binge (more than 10 drinks in an evening) in the past month. Select the most believable conclusion. A. About 66.358% of college students indulged in binge ...
28. ### STATISTICS

I need help with 2 questions-TODAY-HELP 8. Assume that the MM207 Student Data Set is a random sample of all Kaplan students; estimate the proportion of all Kaplan students who are male using a 90% level of confidence. 9. Assume you want to estimate with the proportion of ...
29. ### Statisics Question Help Please

The proportion of students in private schools is around 11%. A random sample of 450 students from a wide geographic area indicated that 55 attended private schools. Estimate the true proportion of students attending private schools with 95% confidence. How does it estimate ...
30. ### statistics

when 325 students are randomly selected and surveyed, it is found that 117 own a car. Construct a 99% confidence interval estimate of the true proportion of all college students who own a car.
31. ### math

A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of college students who cheat on exams. A poll of 560 college students showed that 27% of them had, or intended to, cheat on examinations. Find the 95% confidence interval. A. 0.2323 to 0.3075 B. 0.2325 to 0.3075 C. 0.2325 to 0....
32. ### Statistics

1. A study of 40 people found that they could do on the average15 pull ups with a standard deviation of .6. Find the 99% confidence interval for the mean of the population. 2. A study of 50 pizza delivery workers found that they could make 6 deliveries per hour with a standard...
33. ### math

Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to estimate the number of items that its workforce can produce on average each hour now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly ...
34. ### Statistics

A high school counselor is interested in the percentage of students who will be going to college. She randomly picks 60 students and finds that 53 will be going to college. Use a 95% confidence level to find the population proportion. a) State the 95% confidence interval for ...
35. ### Data Analyse

Question 1 Production Rates A manufacturing company wishes to estimate the number of items that its workforce can produce on average each hour now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly ...
36. ### Statistics

A random sample of 14 college female students revealed their average height was 66.1 inches. a) How many students should be in a samle if a 95% confidence interval is to have a margin of error of only plus/minus 1 inch? Is that the only information you were given? Were you not...
37. ### Statistics

An investigator wants to estimate caffeine consumption in high school students. How many students would be required to ensure that a 95% confidence interval estimate for the mean caffeine intake is within 15mg of the true mean? Assume the standard deviation in caffeine intake ...
38. ### statistics

How large a sample should be surveyed to estimate the true proportion of college students who do laundry once a week within 3% with 95% confidence?
39. ### math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.
40. ### Math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.
41. ### Math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.
42. ### math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at college. Give the 95% confidence interval.
43. ### statistic

suppose we wish to construct a confidence interval for a population proportion p. if we sample without replacement from a relatively small population of size N, the margin or error E is modified to include the finite population correction factor as follows: E=Za/2 pq/n N-n/N-1...
44. ### statistics

2. An investigator wants to estimate caffeine consumption in high school students. How many students would be required to estimate the proportion of students who consume coffee? Suppose we want the estimate to be within 5% of the true proportion with 95% confidence.
45. ### statistics

In the past a certain college has found that 35% of the students will grad within 4 years. A random sample of 450 students at this college is taken and going to be followed until graduation. A. What is the sampling distribution of the statistic of interest? B. What is the ...
46. ### Data Analysis

A) An insurance company wants to estimate the proportion of people unsatisfied with their new telephone help service. A survey of 200 callers revealed 45 were unsatisfied with the service. Construct by hand a 95% confidence interval for the proportion of unsatisfied customers...
47. ### statistics

A random sample of 100 students from a high school was selected. If a 98% confidence interval estimate for the mean age of students is calculated to be 14.2511 to 14.9489, then the standard deviation of the sample mean is?
48. ### math 127

In 2008 ACT,Inc reported that 74% of 1500 randomly selected college freshman rerurned to college the next year. Estimate the national freshman to sophomore retention rate. a) Verify below the two condition are met for constructing a confidence interval for the population ...
49. ### Statistics

The proportion of students who own a cell phone on college campuses across the country has increased tremendously over the past few years. It is estimated that approximately 90% of students now own a cell phone and 10% do not own a cell phone. Fifteen students are to be ...
50. ### AP Statistics

A school psychologist reports that the mean number of hours the students at this school sleep each night is 8 hours. The students believe the mean is not 8 hours. To find an estimate of the true mean, they select a random sample of 15 students from their school and ask how ...
51. ### College math

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 60 students owned iPhones, 30 owned cars, and 25 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)?
52. ### statistics

a random sample of 80 college students was selected to participate in a experiment. the mean of the sample is 317 points, the standard deviation of 37 there are 310 students that didn't complete the experiment 1. compute the appropriate test statistic? 2. what is the critical ...
53. ### Elementary Statistics

1) Construct a confidence interval of the population proportion at the given level of confidence. x=60,n=300, 99% confidence. The 99% confidence interval is (_,_) 2) A researcher wishes to estimate the proportion of adults who have high-speed internet access. What size sample ...
54. ### Statistics

The TreeDropped Fruit Company wants to sell its apples in pink and yellow gift boxes. To design the boxes, the company needs to estimate the average diameter of their apples. A random sample of 50 apples has a mean of 4.1 inches. Using previous research you assume a population...
55. ### statistics

Can someone guide me on how to solve this problem: A sample of 52 night students ages is obtained in order to estimate the mean age of night school students. sample mean = 25.9 years. the population variance is 23. Give a point estimate for the mean. Find the 95% confidence ...
56. ### mba business reserach methods

Sampling A manufacturing company's quality control personnel have recorded the proportion of defective items for each of 500 monthly shipments of one of the computer components that the company produces. See data below. The company doesn't have time to review all of these. (a...
57. ### Statistics

I am not sure how to even get started on this question could someone help please. A college advisor wants to estimate the mean annual income of all college students who graduated last year. It is believed that the incomes follow a normal distribution with population standard ...
58. ### Math

The standard deviation of test scores on a certain achievement test Is 11.3. If a random sample of 81 students had a sample score of 74.6 , find a 90% confidence interval estimate for the average score of all students.
59. ### Stats. Class

a. What sample size would be needed to estimate the true proportion of students at your college who are wearing backpacks, with 95% confidence and and error of +/-0.04? b. What sampling method would you recommend? Why?
60. ### Statistics

How do you find the p-value??? Thanks! In the past, 35% of the students at ABC University were in the Business College, 35% of the students were in the Liberal Arts College, and 30% of the students were in the Education College. To see whether or not the proportions have ...
61. ### Statistics

Which of the following statements best describes the uncertainty associated with a 95% confidence interval for a population proportion, computed from a simple random sample? A. We don't know whether the particular confidence interval is successful or not, but 95% of ...
62. ### statistics

8. Assume that the MM207 Student Data Set is a random sample of all Kaplan students; estimate the proportion of all Kaplan students who are male using a 90% level of confidence.
63. ### 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 ...
64. ### Statistics

In a random sample of 50 undergraduate students at a college, it was found that 44 students regularly access social networking websites from their college library. What is the margin of error for the true proportion of all undergraduates who access social networking sites from...
65. ### statistics

Use the given confidence level and sample data to find a confidence interval for the population standard sigma. Assume that a simple random sample has been selected from a population that has a normal distribution. salaries of college graduates who took a geology course in ...
66. ### statistics

A student government representative at a local university claims that 60% of all the undergraduate students favor a move to Division I in college football. A simple random sample of 250 undergraduate students is selected. What is the probability that the sample proportion ...
67. ### Statistics

We have calculated a 95% confidence interval for a proportion and would prefer the confidence interval to be more precise, that is narrower. Using the same sample, we can narrow the confidence interval using which of the following? A) increasing the confidence level B) ...
68. ### statistics

An investigator wants to estimate caffeine consumption in high school students. How many students would be required to estimate the proportion of students who consume coffee? Suppose we want the estimate to be within 5% of the true proportion with 95% confidence. Alpha = ...
69. ### Statistics

An opinion poll asks a random sample of 100 college seniors how they view their job prospects. In all, 53 say "Good." The 95% confidence interval has a margin of error of 9.9%. The sample used actually included 130 college seniors but 30 of the seniors refused to answer. This ...
70. ### statistics

In response to media inquiries and concerns expressed by groups opposed to violence, the president of a university with over 25,000 students has agreed to survey a simply random sample of her students to find out whether the student body thinks the school’s “Plundering ...
71. ### Statistics

12. The proportion of students who own a cell phone on college campuses across the country has increased tremendously over the past few years. It is estimated that approximately 94% of students now own a cell phone. Twenty five students are to be selected at random from a ...
72. ### stats

In a sample of 500 college students fifty percent of all college students attend schools within 50 miles of their homes. The probability that the population proportion will be between 0.45 and 0.55 is (1) 0.4875 (2) 0.9818 (3) 0.4909 (4) 0.9750 (5) 0.5000

In response to media inquiries and concerns expressed by groups opposed to violence, the president of a university with over 25,000 students has agreed to survey a simply random sample of her students to find out whether the student body thinks the school’s “Plundering ...

In response to media inquiries and concerns expressed by groups opposed to violence, the president of a university with over 25,000 students has agreed to survey a simply random sample of her students to find out whether the student body thinks the school’s “Plundering ...
75. ### Statistics

Professor York randomly surveyed 240 students at Oxnard University, and found that 150 of the students surveyed watch more than 10 hours of television weekly. Develop a 95% confidence interval to estimate the true proportion of students who watch more than 10 hours of ...
76. ### Statistics

How many students must we sample if we want to be within 4% of the true proportion of female students at DeVry University when using a 95% confidence interval?
77. ### statistics

How many students must we sample if we want to be within 4% of the true proportion of female students at DeVry University when using a 95% confidence interval?
78. ### Statistics

How many students must we sample if we want to be within 4% of the true proportion of female students at DeVry University when using a 95% confidence interval?
79. ### math

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 85 students owned iPods, 45 owned cars, and 35 owned both cars and iPods. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPod (but not both)? 1 students (b) How many students do not own either a car...
80. ### statistics

Randomly selected students participated in an experiment to test their ability to determine when one minute(or sixty seconds) has passed. Forty students yielded a sample mean of 61.8 seconds. Assuming that o= 11.7 seconds, Construct and interpret a 99% confidence interval ...
81. ### college statistic

A sample of 51 night-school students' ages is obtained in order to estimate the mean age of night-school students. x = 26 years. The population variance is 19. (a) Give a point estimate for μ. (Give your answer correct to one decimal place.) (b) Find the 95% confidence ...
82. ### statistics

Pleas HeLp!!!!!!!!!! A random sample of the test scores of 100 applicants for college entry at a large junior college showed a mean score of 72.6. Determine a 99%, 95%, and 90% confidence interval for the m mean score of all applicants at the junior college. Assume the ...
83. ### STAT

1. In a study of the income of U.S. factory workers, a random sample of 100 workers shows a sample mean of \$35,000. Assume that the population standard deviation is \$4,500, and that the population is normally distributed. A) Compute the 90%, 95% and 99% confidence intervals ...
84. ### math

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 70 students owned iPhones, 45 owned cars, and 40 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)? 1 students (b) How many students do not own either...
85. ### statistics

The mean GPA (grade point averagE. of all male students at a college is 2.77 and the mean GPA of all female students at the same college is 2.89. Suppose we take one sample of 40 male students and another sample of 50 female students from this college. What is the mean of the ...
86. ### statistics

suppose that 70% of all college students love math. in a random sample of 8 college students, let x be the number of students who love math.find p(x=6)
87. ### Lincoln College Of New En

it has been found that 85.6% of all enrolled college and university students in the U.S. are undergraduates. A random sample of 500 enrolled college students in a particular state revealed that 420 of them were undergraduates. Is there sufficient evidence to conclude that the ...
88. ### math

From a survey of 200 college students, a marketing research company found that 140 students owned iPhones, 75 owned cars, and 60 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)? 1 students (b) How many students do not own ...
89. ### statistics

A university dean is interested in determining the proportion of students who receive some sort of financial aid. Rather than examine the records for all students, the dean randomly selects 200 students and finds that 118 of them are receiving financial aid. Use a 95% ...
90. ### statistics

A simple random sample of students is selected, and the students are asked how much time they spent preparing for a test. The times (in hours) are as follows: 1.3 7.2 4.2 12.5 6.6 2.5 5.5 Based on these results, a confidence interval for the population mean is found to be...
91. ### statistics

Please only the formula and step I need for this problem. thank you In response to media inquiries and concerns expressed by groups opposed to violence, the president of a university with over 25,000 students has agreed to survey a simply random sample of her students to find ...
92. ### Statistics

suppose a random sample of 360 students is drawn form a population of students. Among sampled, the average IQ score is 12 with standard deviation of 3. What is the upper confidence limit of the 95% confidence interval of the population
93. ### statistics

1. A state’s department of education reports that 12% of the high school students in that state attend private schools. The state university wonders if the percentage is the same in their applicant pool. Admissions officers plan to check a random sample of the over 10,000 ...
94. ### ALGEBRA

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 70 students owned iPhones, 30 owned cars, and 15 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)? students (b) How many students do not own either a...
95. ### math

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 70 students owned iPhones, 45 owned cars, and 40 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)? 1 students (b) How many students do not own either...
96. ### Math

From a survey of 100 college students, a marketing research company found that 60 students owned iPods, 50 owned cars, and 20 owned both cars and iPods. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPod (but not both)? 1 students (b) How many students do not own either a car...
97. ### stats

In a random sample of 500 students, 80% say they have a part-time job. An approximate 95% confidence interval for the proportion of students with part-time jobs is: (1) (0.758; 0.842) (2) (0.765; 0.835) (3) (0.770; 0.830) (4) (0.800; 0.835) (5) (0.782; 0.819)
98. ### Statistics

A study is being planned to estimate the mean number of semester hours taken by students at a college. The population standard deviation is assumed to be o=4.7 hours. How many students should be included in the sample to be 99% confident that the sample mean is within one ...
99. ### Math

For a poll, 60 students were selected at random from the 6000 students at Calgon Community College. It turns out that 12 were in favor of higher parking fees to support extra police patrols of parking lots on campus. In this example, the sample proportion is:
100. ### math

From a survey of 200 college students, a marketing research company found that 140 students owned iPhones, 60 owned cars, and 50 owned both cars and iPhones. (a) How many students owned either a car or an iPhone (but not both)? ______ students (b) How many students do not own ...