# Prob/Stat

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### Prob/Stat

If P(A) = .3 and P(B) = .4 and P(AandB) = .2 what is P(A/B)? P(B/A)? Are A and B indepentent?

### Math- Prob Stat

How do you determine if a raffle or casino game is fair?

### Prob&Stat

If 52% of the customers at a certain grocery store regularly use coupons, what is the approximate standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the proportion for samples of size 240? 2.1% 3.2% 4.7% 10.4%

### prob. & stat

A traveler has 7 pieces of luggage. How many ways can he select 3 pieces of luggage for a trip? a. 5040 b. 210 c. 35 d. 28

### Stat & Prob.

Show that if Cov(X,Y)=0, then the correlation coefficient satisfies p(X+Y, X-Y)=Var(X)-Var(Y)/ Var(X)+Var (Y)

### prob. & stat

A group of 150 students were asked to identify 55 flowers. The relative frequency table shows the results. About how many students identified at least 42 flowers? 0-6 5 7-13 14 14-20 6 21-27 11 28-34 19 35-41 29 42-48 13 49-55 3

### math

the probabilities that 3 friends A,B andC pass a driving test are1/3,1/4,2/5 respectively.All 3 take the test find the probability that(a)aa 3 failed the test (b) only B passes the test(c) only 2 of them pass the test (d)at least 1 passes the test... I will do one. Assuming ...

### probability and statistics.

So here I am trying to do my prob/stat homework and I keep coming across this word that I don't understand. The word is "inferior". My book has no glossary and I cannot find a definition that makes sense.Can somebody help me understand?

### stats

a test consists of 25 multiple choice questions. Each has 5 possible answers, which only one is correct. If a student guesses on each question, find the following: a) prob that he will guess all of them right b)prob that he will guess at most 12 right c) prob that he will ...

### Health

Sometimes a patient needs additional care that his or her regular physician cannot provide. In this instance, the physician can make a referral for a patient to see another physician. What are the three types of referrals? (1 point) regular, urgent, fast normal, fast, STAT ...

### statistics

Use the normal dist to approx the desired prob. Find the prob of getting at most 30 fives in 200 tosses of a fair 6 sided die

### prob. & stat

suppose 240 nursing students took a certification test that is worth 140 points. the five number summary for the scores is shown here. about how many students had a score of 130 or less min. value=68, Q1=110, median=125, Q3=130, max-value=138

### Statistics

How do I plug this into the Binomial Probability Formula? prob(lost) = 5/1000 = 1/200 prob(not lost) = 199/200 prob( 2 of 22 are lost) = C(22,2) (1/200)^2 (199/200)^20 = .005224..

### prob. & stat.

A pond is freshly stocked with 15 brown trout and 9 lake trout. The first fisherman in the area catches and releases a trout. He catches another trout a while later. What is the probability that the fisherman caught brown trout each time?

### data management gr.12

In a bag there are 8 red jelly beans and 7 green jelly beans. The 4 jelly beans are randomly chosen from the bag without replacement. a)create a probability distribution table for choosing red jelly beans b)what is the probability that at least 2 chosen jelly beans are green ...

### prob & stat

In a simple random sample of 90 patients who saw a certain dentist, 8 patients had their teeth whitened. What is the 95% confidence interval for the percent of all the dentist's patients who had their teeth whitened? show work (5.9, 11.9) (4.0, 13.8) (3.0, 14.8) (1.2, 16.6

### Math

How do I work this math prob. I always have a B and would like to bring it up. Caan you PLEASE help me with this prob. on unit rates "\$2 for 5 cans of tomato soup"

### statistics

survey revealed two percent of students did not select stat. for biz. suppose we select a sample of 10 students. -what is the probability that 3 students selected stat. for biz? -how many students would you expect to select stat.for biz?

### prob&stat

A starting lineup in basketball consists of two guards, two forwards, and a center. Now suppose the roster has 5 guards, 4 forwards, 3 centers, and 2 "swing players" (X and Y) who can play either guard or forward. If 5 of the 14 players are randomly selected, what is the ...

### probability and statistics.

I am preparing for a chapter test in my prob/stat class and since my teacher no longer cares about our class and the textbook is as confusing as a foriegn languaga, i am in need of help. i am trying to review an old quiz ao here is one of the questions. the probability that a ...

### Math- Prob Stat

In a Gallop Poll, 35% 18-23 year old's stated that they believe in ghosts. Find the probability that out of 16 students aged 18-23: A. Exactly 5 said they believed in ghosts. B. Exactly 5 said they do not believe in ghosts. C.Less than 11 said they do not believe in ghosts. D...

### math- algebra- help please!

3 dice are rolled let (y,r,b) represent each outcome? a- sample space b- prob rolling a sum of 18 c- prob of rolling a sum less than 5

### Linear algebra

In a medical prognosis model, there are three states for a person: well, ill and dead. We are given that the prob. one states well given that the person is well is 0.3. The prob. one becomes ill given that one is well is 0.5. The prob. one states ill given that one is ill is 0...

### Prob and stat

A survey asked people to respond to the statement "I will begin my shopping at the last minute." Thier responses are categorized below. Admitted last-minute shoppers by age group Last minute shopper, under 25, 25 to 44, over 44 Yes, 510, 420, 308 No, 620, 480, 390 Ithere a ...

### prob and stat

Ramon has applied to both Princeton and Stanford. He thinks the probability that Princeton will admit him is 0.4, the probability that Stanford will admit him is 0.5, and the probability that both will admit him is 0.2.

### Math- Prob Stat

The probability that a student in this school has a job is 65%. What is the probability that: A. You ask at least 8 people before you find someone with a job? B. You ask at most 4 people before you find someone with a job? C. Between 15 and 29 people in a group of 50 will have...

### algebra

Prob.1: -14=2x+2x-2 Prob.2: 5x=50

### Prob ans stat

Let x be a random variable that represents the length of time it takes a student to complete a take-home exam in Dr. Larson's psychology class. After interviewing many students, it was found that x has an approximately normal distribution with mean of 5.2 hours and standard ...

### prob & stat

Consider the system of components connected as in the accompanying picture. Components 1 and 2 are connected in parallel, so that subsystem works if and only if either 1 or 2 works; since 3 and 4 are connected in series, that subsystem works if and only if both 3 and 4 work. ...

### prob. & stat

In a random sample of 63 women at a company, the mean salary is \$48,902 with a standard deviation of \$5270. In a random sample of 50 men at the company, the mean salary is \$53,454 with a standard deviation of \$4677. Construct a 95% confidence interval for the difference ...

### prob & stat

In a random sample of 63 women at a company, the mean salary is \$48,902 with a standard deviation of \$5270. In a random sample of 50 men at the company, the mean salary is \$53,454 with a standard deviation of \$4677. Construct a 95% confidence interval for the difference ...

### Statistics

DIAGRAMS MUST BE DRAWN Given the standard normal distribution, determine:Prob Z greater than 1.50 Prob Z between1.06 and 1.96 Given the standard normal distribution determine the Z values that contain 80% in the middle of the curve.

### Probability and Statistics (Continuation)

Assume 10% of the engines manufactured on an assembly line are defective. If engines are randomly selected one at a time and tested. What is the probability that the third nondefective engine will be found a)on the fifth trial? b) on or before the fifth trial? MY answers: a) P...

### STATISTICS

PINWORM INFESTATION COMMONLY FOUND IN KIDS CAN BE TREATED WITH THE DRUG PYRANTEL PAMOATE. RESEARCH SHOWS THE TREATMENT IS EFFECTIVE IN ABOUT 90% OF CASES. DRUG IS ADMINISTERED TO 25 KIDS WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT EXACTLY 23 OF THEM ARE CURED? WHAT IS THE PROB. THAT MORE ...

### statistics

PINWORM INFESTATION COMMONLY FOUND IN KIDS CAN BE TREATED WITH THE DRUG PYRANTEL PAMOATE. RESEARCH SHOWS THE TREATMENT IS EFFECTIVE IN ABOUT 90% OF CASES. DRUG IS ADMINISTERED TO 25 KIDS WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT EXACTLY 23 OF THEM ARE CURED? WHAT IS THE PROB. THAT MORE ...

### statistics

Pinworm infestation commonly found in kids can be treated with the drug pyrantel pamoate. Research shows the treatment is effective about 90% of cases. The drug is administered to 25 kids. What is the probability that exactly 23 of them are cured? What is the prob. that more ...

### Prob & Stats

A medical researcher gave 100 patients a new drug to see if it reduces their blood pressure? Did the new drug reduce the patients' blood pressure? Write your hypothesis mathematically. Not sure how to do this, Prob & Stats has been quite a struggle for me

### Finance

Assuming that the returns from holding small-company stocks are normally distributed, what is the approximate probability that your money will double in value in a single year? What about triple in value. Many of my classmates have an expected return of 17.6% and a standard ...

### Prob and Stat

A tire manufacturer guarantess that its tires will last for at least 60,000 miles. If the tire fails earlier, the manufacturer offers a prorated replacement. Too many such replacements are bad for business, so the manufacturer tests tires at random to see whether corrective ...

Joe: y= 100 (High) prob = 2/5 =25 (medium) prob= 2/5 =0 (low) prob = 1/5 Calculate: 1. José’s risk premium, p, associated with farming and 2. José’s certainty equivalent associated with farming. The village decides to implement an informal insurance (risk sharing) ...

### statistics

Information given:the distribution of male head circumference (HC) is normal with a mean of 56cm and a standard deviation of 1.8cm first question -the prob that HC of a random chosen man is larger than 57.8cm is? Work: pr(x)>57.8cm z=(57.8-56)=1.8--->.9641 i got it wrong...

### Stats

nformation given:the distribution of male head circumference (HC) is normal with a mean of 56cm and a standard deviation of 1.8cm first question -the prob that HC of a random chosen man is larger than 57.8cm is? Work: pr(x)>57.8cm z=(57.8-56)=1.8--->.9641 i got it wrong...

### math/prob stat

Testing for Alzheimer's disease can be a long and expensive process. Recently, a group of researchers devised a 7min test to serve as a quick screen for the disease. A patient who tested positive would then go through the more expensive battery of tests and medical diagnosis. ...

Suppose that each student in stat. has a 9% chance of missing class on any given day and that student attendance is independent. In a stat. class of 20 students, find the probability that: 1) no student is absent =15.16 2) one student is absent =30 3) three student is absent =...

### Math Help

Suppose that each student in stat. has a 9% chance of missing class on any given day and that student attendance is independent. In a stat. class of 20 students, find the probability that: 1) no student is absent 2) one student is absent 3) three student is absent 4) at least ...

### math

dale placed six cARDS IN A BAG.QONE CARD IS LABELD 1,TWO CARDS ARE LABELD2,AND RTHREE CARDS ARE LABELD 3.FIND THE PROBABILITY OOF PICKING TWO CARDS IN THE ORDER OF THE NUBERS LISTED TH EFIRST CARD IS RETURNED BEFORE THE SECOND IS PICKED ..... P,(1,2) P(3,NOT1) p(NOT2,2) P(1,3...

### math

The probability that a person has immunity to a particular disease is 0.3. Find the mean and standard deviation for the random variable x, the number of people who have immunity in samples of size 28. This is a binomial distribution. mean= 28*.3 standard deviation= sqrt (28*.3...

### algebra 2

Question: Write the equation of a cubic function that has the x-intercepts of -4, 2, and 5 and passes through the point (6,20) My Answer: y = .5x^3-1.5x^2-9x+20 What I did: Put the x-intercepts and given point into stat plot (on calculator) then hit stat -> calc -> cubic...

### prob & stat

An academic department with five faculty members—Anderson, Box, Cox, Cramer, and Fisher—must select two of its members to serve on a personnel review committee. Because the work will be time-consuming, no one is anxious to serve, so it is decided that the representative ...

### 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 ...

### algebra

another prob(last one) 6x-7x=18

### Math- Prob Stat

The amount of time a student spends completing homework per week their senior year is normally distributed with a mean of 5 hours and a standard deviation of 1.4 A. Find the probability a randomly selected student spends less than 3 hours completing homework B. Find the ...

### quantum

prob 2 ans please?

### math prob

how many midsegments does a triangle have?

### math

so the prob of drawn an ace or spade is 4/52

### chemistry

So i if do 4 x250/100 i will get the answer for the prob?

### Math Prob

ok for changing the base of a log from 10 to e is there a formula?

### STAT-discrete random varaibles

a driver passes 4 sets of traffic lights. the random varaible X is the number of traffic lights he has to stop at. the probabilty distribution for x is given: x 0 1 2 3 4 prob 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 a) find the upper quartile of the number of traffic lights at which the driver ...

the prob is: middle : center :: thinner : s _ _ _ _er

### PROB

What is minimum sample needed if you know the SD is 22.36 and an accuracy of 3.06 and you want a confidence level of 90%

### Prob

What is minimum sample needed if you know the SD is 22.36 and an accuracy of 3.06 and you want a confidence level of 90%

### MATH Prob.

How many different ways can a teacher line up 5 students for lunch?

### stats & prob.

Given the values of n=5, p= 0.15, and (1-p)=0.85, calculate the standard deviation of the data.

### probability!

we were given a chart - "researchers developed the following tabel of joint probabilities of number of drinks per day and development of ulcers" and the question is a. what proportion of people have ulcers - how am i supposed to know htis b. what is the prob that someone who ...

### Stat

P(A)=.10, P(B)=.30, P(C)=.40, P(D)=.10, P(F)=.10. Determined the expected grade and variance for the course.

### prob.

If it is given that P(A)=1/3 and P(B/A)=2/3 (the dividing sign is ment to be a vertical bar), what is P(A and B). I got .07. Is this correct? If it isn't, why not?

### MATH Prob.

How many three-symbol codes can be formed from the letters I, S, P, and Y without repetition?

### stat

I posted a question but never got an answer.

### chemistry

which element has the ground-stat electron configuration [Ar]4s^2 3d^10?

### MATH Prob.

Three angles of a quadrilateral each measures 87*(degrees)..what is the measure of the fourth angle??

### MATH Prob.

What is the expected value of one 700 tickets in a raffle for a prize of \$1400?

### STAT

A random variable X2 assumes only positive value.?

### stat

The mean of a normal probability distribution is 60; the standard deviation is 5

### MATH Prob.

how many three letter symbols can be formed from the letters A,C,K,L, & M without repetition? so far I have 12

### Algebra 2: Prob and Stats

Find the sample size that produces the margin of error +-4.0% a) 325 b) 25 c) 16 d) 625

### stat

When rolling a die, is this an example of a discrete or continuous random variable?

### juvenile deliquency

Compare and contrast the stat and local diversionary programs

### probability

A coin is biased such that a head is thrice as likely to occur as a tail. Find the probability distribution of heads and also find the mean and variance of the distribution when it is tossed 4 times. See http://www.stat.yale.edu/Courses/1997-98/101/binom.htm Let p be the ...

### MATH Prob.

if you have two fair dice that are rolled, what is the probability of a sum 6 given that the roll is a 'double'?

### MATH Prob.

What are the odds in favor of getting at least one head in three successive flips of a coin?

### MATH Prob.

There are 6 contestants in a singing competition. How many different ways can first, second, and third place be awarded?

### Stat B

How many standard deviations away from the mean do the quartiles lie in any normal distriubiton?

### stat

Standard deviation for the following sets and compare the differences. first 7 #'s 57 61 57 57 58 57 61 second 7#'s 61 52 69 64 46 54 47

### stat

Use table A - 2 to find the probability of a randomly selected value is between 0.7 and 1.98.

### stat

A 95% confidence interval for a difference in proportions p1-p2 if the samples have n1=70 with p^1=0.64 and n2=90 with p^2=0.58, and the standard error is SE=0.08.

### Prob and Stats

In a multiple regression with 5 predictors in a sample of 56 U.S. cities, what would be the critical value for an F test of overall significance at a= .05? A. 2.45 B. 2.37 C. 2.40 D. 2.56

### Calculus

I'm having difficulty figuring #2 of this prob;em. I'm utterly clueless. Can someone explain it? Please and thank you. y=x 2. List the roots of the function.

What is the probability that a randomly selected divisor of 720 is a multiple of 4? Express your answer as a common fraction.

### stat

The total area under the normal distribution curve is equal to a probability of____

### Stat

Please help with this problem, not sure calculate it. Consider the standard normal distribution and find P(-1.5 < Z < 2.35).

### stat

let x and y be continuous random variables having joint density f(xy)=a^2 e^-ay, 0<=X<=Y. Find the marginal densities of X an Y.

### stat math

Stat hw question help me please? In a high profile murder case a sample of the general public's opinions concerning the guilt or innocence of the defendant is taken. A sample of n=100 males results in 62% of the respondents beliving that the defendant is guilty, while a sample...

### chem

I am having a hard time with the following : 50 g HCl + 50g Ca(OH)2=H2O+? amt of CaCl2? I don't know how to set this prob. up.Please HELP!Thank you in advance....

### health

what is a catchy starting sentence to stat talking about " hip replacement system recall"?

### stat

couple plans to have four children what is the probability that three are girls and one is a boy

### Math

For a stat class the mean of the midterm is 75 with a standard deviation of 7. What percentage of students scored between 67 and 83

### math

am having prob..wv zs numb..given that f(x)=x+6/2x,find f(4) and f inverse(x) am not sure abt the answer the frst 1,i get 1.25 and the second oneeee i dnt knw hw to do it

### MATH Prob.

How many batting lineups of the nine players can be made for a baseball team if the catcher bats first, the shortstop second, and the pitcher last?

### mathematic

a bag contains 3rdmarbles, 2white and 3green a boy takes at one marble at random. what is the prob that it is either red or white?

### Stat

In statistic regressions, does "standard error" mean the residual (vertical distance of each point from the regression line)?