# The class average on the quarterly exam was65% with a standard deviation of 7%. Is the probability that a student got 70% or higher 24%

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1. ### Statistics

The class average on the quarterly exam was65% with a standard deviation of 7%. Is the probability that a student got 70% or higher 24%
2. ### probability and statistics

Suppose every student in your class got a score of 85% on an exam. What are the mean and standard deviation of those exam scores without doing any calculations? I want to say the mean is 100 and the standard deviation is 1 but I don't know why. If all students scored 85% that ...
3. ### statistics and probability

It is known that an exam scores of students in STAT 2507 follow a normal distribution with a mean of 70% and a standard deviation of 9%. (A) If a student must obtain a mark of 50% to pass the exam, what proportion of students fail the exam? (B) What is the probability that a ...
4. ### statistics

After years of data collection by college students, it has been determined that the distribution of course grades in Ms. Green’s Statistic II class follows a normal distribution with a mean of 62 and a standard deviation of 14. (a) A student will pass Ms. Green’s course if...
5. ### statistics

Can you please tell me how to solve for the following? Pedro took an exam in a class in which the mean was 64 with a standard deviation of 6. If his z score was +3, what was his exam score? A students commute to school is normally distributed with a mean of 31 min and a ...
6. ### AP

The composite scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a Normal distribution with mean µ = 20.4 and standard deviation = 5.8. 1) What is the probability that a randomly chosen student scored 24 or higher on the ACT? 2) What are the mean ...
7. ### 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 ...
8. ### AP Statistics - sampling distribution help

The composite scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a Normal distribution with mean µ = 20.4 and standard deviation = 5.8. 1) What is the probability that a randomly chosen student scored 24 or higher on the ACT? 2) What are the mean ...
9. ### AP Statistics - Sampling Distribution Help

The composite scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a Normal distribution with mean µ = 20.4 and standard deviation = 5.8. 1) What is the probability that a randomly chosen student scored 24 or higher on the ACT? 2) What are the mean ...
10. ### statistics

say that you have a distribution of exam scores with a mean of 57 and a standard deviation of 7. if a student in the class has a standard score equal to 2.429, what would their raw score on the exam be?
11. ### Statistics

Among the population of criminal justice students, the average score on the final exam was 74, with a standard deviation of 11.6. What is the probability of randomly selecting a student who earned an A (90 or better)?
12. ### math

13. A set of final exam scores in an organic chemistry course was found to be normally distributed, with a mean of 73 and a standard deviation of 8. What is the probability of getting a score higher that 71 on this exam?
13. ### statistics

A set of final exam scores in an organic chemistry course was found to be normally distributed, with a mean of 73 and a standard deviation of 8. What is the probability of getting a score higher than 71 on this exam?
14. ### math

A class of 43 students took an exam. They had a mean average of 67 and a standard deviation of 7. a) how many students got a c b) how many students got a b c) what is a scoree needed to get an a is a) 4 b) 1 c) 90
15. ### Statistics

On a chemistry exam, Student A scored a 81 and Student B scored a 70. The mean for the class was 75 and the standard deviation was 3.8. What percentage of students scored in somewhere in between Student A and Student B?
16. ### Algebra

Mr. Variability is using a normal curve to assign exam grades for his class. This means students more than 2 standard deviations from the class mean will receive an F. If the class mean is 82% and the standard deviation is 4.5%, what would be the highest F on the exam?
17. ### statistics

A large group of students has taken a college entrance exam. The scores on the exam are such that the mean = 52 and the standard deviation = 11 Find the probability that a student, selected at random, earned a score lower than 63.
18. ### Math

The time needed to complete a final examination in a particular college course is normally distributed with a mean of 83 minutes and a standard deviation of 13 minutes. Answer the following questions. What is the probability of completing the exam in one hour or less (to 4 ...
19. ### Statistics

The next three questions refer to the following situation. Data from previous years reveal that the distribution if first exam scores in an introductory statistics class is approximately normal with a mean of 72 and a standard deviation of 12. 16) Given that the passing score ...
20. ### math

Statistics: Analyze student exam scores Students were given an exam with 300 multiple choice questions. The distribution of the scores were normal and the mean was 195 with a standard deviation of 30. you may find it helpful to draw out this distribution before answering the ...
21. ### statistics

Suppose that the test scores for a college entrance exam are normally distributed with a mean of 450 and a standard deviation of 100. If a student is selected at random what is the probability that the student will score above 600?
22. ### math 12

The mean and standard deviation of a set of data are two measurments that describe the data. A certain student has written 8 out of 10 unit exams, which are equally weighted. The student misses the ninth exam and receives a score of 0. However, for the last exam, the student ...
23. ### statistics

For this class, the first quiz had a mean of 90.4% with a standard deviation od 16.6%. The homework scores have a mean of 81.7% with a standard deviation of 22.28%. Suppose you scored 90% on quiz one and have a homework total of 84%. A)are the reported means and standard ...
24. ### Maths

In a class of 75 students,15 are above average,45 are average and the rest below average achievers.The probability that an above average achieving student fails is 0.005,then an average achieving student fails is 0.05 and the probability of a below average achieving student ...
25. ### Probability (Pre-Calculus)

A class is given a list of eight study problems from which five will be part of an upcoming exam. If a given student knows how to solve six of these problems, find the probability that the student will be able to answer: (a) all five questions on the exam. (b) exactly eight ...
26. ### math 12

The mean and standard deviation of a set of data are two measurments that describe the data. A certain student has written 8 out of 10 unit exams, which are equally weighted. The student misses the ninth exam and receives a score of 0. However, for the last exam, the student ...
27. ### Math 12

The mean and standard deviation of a set of data are two measurments that describe the data. A certain student has written 8 out of 10 unit exams, which are equally weighted. The student misses the ninth exam and receives a score of 0. However, for the last exam, the student ...
28. ### Statistics

Suppose the heights of 18-year-old men are approximately normally distributed, with mean 66 inches and standard deviation 4 inches. (a) What is the probability that an 18-year-old man selected at random is between 65 and 67 inches tall? (Round your answer to four decimal ...
29. ### statistics

Suppose that the mean score of an exam was 77 when taken 30 students took it on time with a standard deviation of 2. A makeup of the same exam is given to 6 students. The retakes averaged a score of 83 with a standard deviation of 2.9. What is the average of the test scores?
30. ### statistics

Suppose that the mean score of an exam was 77 when taken 30 students took it on time with a standard deviation of 2. A makeup of the same exam is given to 6 students. The retakes averaged a score of 83 with a standard deviation of 2.9. What is the average of the test scores?
31. ### Analytical Skills

If your score on a statistics exam was 76 and the professor gave you the distribution for the exam score for your class, you could find your percentile to understand where you stand in comparison to your fellow students. Assume that the distribution for exam scores is normally...
32. ### statistics

12. A statistics student received a grade of 85 on a statistics midterm. If the corresponding z score equaled +1.50, and the standard deviation equaled 7, what was the average grade on this exam? a. 95.5 b. 74.5 c. 78.0 d. Cannot determine without knowing how many took the ...
33. ### Statistics

In Professor Smith's statistics course, the correlation between students' total scores before the final exam and their final exam scores is r = 0.67. The pre-exam totals for all students in the course have a mean of 275 and a standard deviation of 26. The final exam scores ...
34. ### math probability

Daytime high temperatures in New York in February are normally distributed with an average of 30.2º and a standard deviation of 8.5º. Estimate the probability that the temperature on a given day in February is 39º or higher.
35. ### Statistic

professor has found that the grades on a Statistics Exam are normally distributed with mean 72 and a standard deviation of 12. If only the best 15 % of the grades in the class will get an A, what grade must a student get in order to get an A?

In a maths class the bottom 16% of student are given an F grade. If the class mean is 63 and standard deviation is 18, what score must a student get to pass?
37. ### Math CSET

A student scores 96 on a test. The class average is 84, with a standard deviation of 4 points. What percentage of the class scored below this student? I understand the 96-84/4 part to obtain a z-score of 3. What I do not understand is, if I do not have access to a z-score to ...
38. ### QMB

Two training classes took a test and the results were marked on the scale zero to one hundred. The first group got an average score of 75, with the standard deviation of 8. The second group got an average of 65, with the standard deviation of 4. How do these two groups compare?
39. ### Statistics

18. The Intelligence Quotient (IQ) test scores are normally distributed with a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 15. Given a class with 25 students, what is the probability that the class' average IQ score is between 85 and 115? A) 0.0026 B) 0.4987 C) 3.00 D) 0.9974
40. ### Quantitative methods

Two training classes took a test and the results were marked on the scale zero to one hundred. The first group got an average score of 75, with the standard deviation of 8. The second group got an average of 65, with the standard deviation of 4. How do these two groups compare?
41. ### statistics and probability

n a written test given to a large class comprising 42 students, the test scores were found to be normally distributed with a mean of 78 and a standard deviation of 7. A minimum score of 60 was needed to pass the test. A score of 90 or greater was needed to earn an A in the ...
42. ### Algebra

Over 350 students took a college calculus final exam. the scores of the students follow a normal distribution. using the information given below, determine the mean and the standard deviation for the students'scores. Give your answers to the nearest tenth of a percent. 1. 32% ...
43. ### AP Statistics

Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. Maria's class has an average of 78% with a standard deviation of 5% on the midterm, whereas Zoe's class has an average of 83% with a standard deviation of 12%. Assume that scores in both classes follow a normal...
44. ### Statistics

Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. Maria's class has an average of 78% with a standard deviation of 5% on the midterm, whereas Zoe's class has an average of 83% with a standard deviation of 12%. Assume that scores in both classes follow a normal...
45. ### AP Stats

Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. Maria's class has an average of 78% with a standard deviation of 5% on the midterm, whereas Zoe's class has an average of 83% with a standard deviation of 12%. Assume that scores in both classes follow a normal...
46. ### Algebra II

Maria and Zoe are taking Biology 105 but are in different classes. Maria's class has an average of 78% with a standard deviation of 5% on the midterm, whereas Zoe's class has an average of 83% with a standard deviation of 12%. Assume that scores in both classes follow a normal...
47. ### experimental psychology

Given that on one section of the SAT the mean is 500 and the standard deviation is 100, what is the approximate probability of a student scoring 600 or higher on the test? Round as appropriate.
48. ### math Standard deviation

Six students took a national standardized test for which the average score was 700 and the standard deviation was 150. If a student’s z-value is 1.75 on the test, what was the student’s score?
49. ### 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...
50. ### statistics

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 µ = 5.2 hours and ...
51. ### Math 126

These are the automatically computed results of your exam. Grades for essay questions, and comments from your instructor, are in the "Details" section below. Date Taken: 7/15/2012 Time Spent: h , min , 19 secs Points Received: 18 / 20 (90%) Question Type: # Of Questions: # ...
52. ### DBU

The mean time to complete a psychology exam is 34 minutes with a standard deviation of 8 minutes. Assume the distribution is normal. Find the probability of a student taking less than 28 minutes.
53. ### math (algebra)

In Professor Tuffguy's mathematics class, 36 students took the final exam. If the average passing grade was 78, the average failing grade was 60, and the class average was 71, how many of these 36 student passed the final?
54. ### statistics

An 8th grade history teached studied the statistics for her mid-term exam. The average grade for the mid-term was 84 points, and the standard deviation was 8 points. The Z-score for a student who scores 90 on the exam is: 84-90/8= -0.75
55. ### statistic

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 =5.2 and standard ...
56. ### statistic of behavioral science

for each of the following, identify the exam score that should lead to the better grade. In each case, explain your answer. A score of x=56, on an exam with the mean =50 and the standard deviation of 4; or a score of x=60 on an exam with the mean=50 and the standard deviation =20
57. ### statistics

Answer the question(s) based on the following situation: 150 students in a math class take the final exam. The scores on the exam have an approximately normal distribution with center ì = 65 and standard deviation ó = 10.The third quartile of the scores on the exam is ...
58. ### statistics

The mean scale score on the mathematics examinatin of ninth graders in Texas was 86 with a standard deviation of 5 points. Given a student was selected at random what is the probability that his score was 91 or higher
59. ### statistics

The mean scale score on the mathematics examinatin of ninth graders in Texas was 86 with a standard deviation of 5 points. Given a student was selected at random what is the probability that his score was 91 or higher
60. ### statistics

The mean scale score on the mathematics examinatin of ninth graders in Texas was 86 with a standard deviation of 5 points. Given a student was selected at random what is the probability that his score was 91 or higher
61. ### statistics

The average (arithmetic mean) of a normal distribution of a school's test scores is 65, and standard deviation of the distribution is 6.5. A student scoring a 78 on the exam is in what percentile of the school?
62. ### Statistics

The Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale (WAIS) is a common "IQ test" for adults. The distribution of WAIS scores for persons over 16 yrs of age is approximately Normal with mean (100) and Standard Deviation 15, (a) Whatis the probability that a random chosen individual has a ...
63. ### math

A class of 43 students took an exam. Their mean grade average is 67 and standard deviation is 7. a) how many students should get a C? b) how many should get a B? c) what score is necessary to get an A?
64. ### C++programming

Write an interactive C program that will accept each student’s name an exam grades as input, determine an average grade for each student, and then display the student’s name, the individual exam grades and the calculated average. The program should allow for unequal ...
65. ### statistics

The scores of students on the ACT college entrance examination in a recent year had a normal distribution with a mean of 18.6 and a standard deviation of 5.9. A simple random sample of 50 students who took the exam is selected for study: A) What is the shape, mean, and ...
66. ### statistics

A maintenance supervisor is comparing the standard version of an instructional booklet with one that has been claimed to be superior. An experiment is conducted in which 26 technicians are divided into two groups, provided with one of the booklets, then given a test a week ...
67. ### algebra...

In a school, there are 4 more students in Class A than in Class B, and 4 more students in Class B than in Class C. As a reward for good behavior, a teacher decides to give out some sweets. Every student in class C got 5 more sweets than every student in Class B, and every ...
68. ### Statistics

A student wants to test her hypothesis she gives each of her students an IO test. She finds that the average IQ score is 115 and the standard deviation for the class is 30. There are 22 students in the class. She also knows that the population average IQ is 100 points. Ho:p=...
69. ### Statistics

Students were given an exam with 300 multiple-choice questions. The distribution of the scores was normal and mean was 195 with a standard deviation of 30. What were the scores of the students who were within one standard deviation of the mean? What percent of students did ...
70. ### Statistics

The average mark on an entrance exam was 70%, with a standard deviation of 9.6. In order to be accepted you must get 60% or better. If 800 students wrote the exam how many were accepted?
71. ### Statistics

It takes the bus an average of 20 minutes to arrive at a certain bus stop. A student is waiting for the next bus to arrive. a) What is the probability the student waits more than 30 minutes? b) What is the probability the student waits exactly 15 minutes? c) What is the ...
72. ### Statistics

Suppose a college entrance exam has a mean of 1200 and a standard deviation of 100. An Ivy league college will only take applicants in the 90% percentile or higher. what is the lowest score they would need on the entrance exam?
73. ### statistics

In a large class, there were 220 students who wrote both the midterm and the final exam. The standard deviation of the midterm grades was 14, and that of the final exam was 20. The correlation between the grades on the midterm and the final was 0.60. Based on the least squares...
74. ### statistics

Scores on a national writing exam are approximately normally distributed, with a mean of 490 and a standard deviation of 20. Consider random samples of size 25 from the population of test takers. describe the sampling distribution of a sample mean. shape mean= standard ...
75. ### math

In a course a student's final exam is weighted as heavily as his mid term exam.if a student receives a score of 84 on his final exam 90 on his midterm,what is the average for the course?
76. ### Computer science

need help how do this program. Use the top-down modular approach and pseudocode to design a suitable program to solve it. Alberta Einstein teaches a business class at Podunk University. To evaluate the students in this class, she has given three tests. It is now the end of the...
77. ### math

Julie wants to have a 90 average in her math class at the end of the year. She is trying to determine what she needs to make on her final exam for this to work. Everything is weighted equally and she currently has a 85 for her quiz average, a 80 for her homework average, a 92 ...
78. ### statistics

the average student sends about 200 text messages a day with the standard deviation of 25 texts.(show graph) a.what is the probability that a student sends more than 250 messsages a day? b.what is the probability that student sends less than 150 text messages a day? c.what is ...
79. ### Math

In a large section of a statistics class, the points for the final exam are normally distributed, with a mean of 72 and a standard deviation of 9. Grades are to be assigned according to the following rule: The top 10% receive A's. The next 20% receive B's. The middle 40% ...
80. ### Math

In a large section of a statistics class, the points for the final exam are normally distributed, with a mean of 72 and a standard deviation of 9. Grades are to be assigned according to the following rule: The top 10% receive A's. The next 20% receive B's. The middle 40% ...
81. ### Stats

In a large section of a statistics class, the points for the final exam are normally distributed, with a mean of 72 and a standard deviation of 9. Grades are to be assigned according to the following rule: The top 10% receive A's. The next 20% receive B's. The middle 40% ...
82. ### Math

Would you rather take an exam that typically has an mean of 80 with a standard deviation of 3 or an exam with a mean of 80 with a standard deviation of 15? why?
83. ### Math

Would you rather take an exam that typically has an mean of 80 with a standard deviation of 3 or an exam with a mean of 80 with a standard deviation of 15? why?
84. ### Business and math question

Isabella is hoping to get an A on her college algebra course. With just the final exam left to take, she currently has an average of 92 on her exercises. The quizzes count for 40%, exercises count for30% of the class grade. What is the minimal grade that Isabella must have on ...
85. ### STATS

Suppose that the average weight of students in a statistics class is 75.5 kilograms with a standard deviation of 10.3 kilograms. A. 45% of the student weights are above ____ kilograms? Z=.3264=x-75.5/10.3 Now what?
86. ### statistics

1. A class of 10 students all received a 90 on the final exam. What is the standard deviation?_________
87. ### Math

I have a problem on standard deviation, and I will need some help with it. Problem: Each professor in an English class give an A to students scoring above 90 and a F to those scoring below 60. Professor 1 has a normal distribution with a mean of 74 and standard deviation 7 ...
88. ### statistics

Scores from a statistics exam are reported as deviation scores. Which of the following deviation scores indicates a higher position in the class distribution?
89. ### Statistics

The average SAT score for the 300 students accepted at Tiny College this year is 1,050 with a standard deviation of 275. If a random sample of 40 students is selected from this class, what is the probability that the average SAT score will be greater than 1,000?
90. ### algebra

A student's grade in a course is the average of 4 test grades and a final exam that is worth three times as much as each test. Suppose a student has test grades of 90, 88, 81, and 94. Write an equation to model this situation where x is the student's grade on the final exam ...
91. ### Statistics

In Professor White’s statistics course the correlation between the students’ total scores before the final examination and their final examination scores is r = 0.9. The pre-exam totals for all students in the course have mean 275 and standard deviation 50. The final exam ...
92. ### Statistics

80. Florida State University has 14 statistics classes scheduled for its Summer 2013 term. One class has space available for 30 students, eight classes have space for 60 students, one class has space for 70 students, and four classes have space for 100 students. a. What is the...
93. ### statistics

The average for the statistics exam was 72 and the standard deviation was 4. Kelsey was told by the instructor that she scored 1.85 standard deviations below the mean.
94. ### statistics

the average of final exam is 64, the standard deviation is 7. If the teacher set a rule that 1/4 of students who receive the poor grades should stay after class. lower than what mark should the students stay in school? does anyone know how to solve this?
95. ### math

The overall probability of a student failing an exam is 40%. Calculate the probability that in a group of 6 students, at least 4 passed the exam.
96. ### statistics

In one history class, 34 students took an exam. The mean of the exam was 52 with a standard deviation of 13. If the instructor is going to assume data are normally distributed and assign grades on a curve, then she will assign an A to the top 10% of the class, B's to the next ...
97. ### math

a student’s grade in a class is simply the mean of five 100-point exams a. If the student has grades of 77, 73, 97, and 89 on the first four exams, what is the students’ grade before taking the last exam? b. What is the lowest score that the student can earn on the last ...
98. ### math

Students were given an exam with 300 multiple-choice questions. The distribution of the scores was normal and mean was 195 with a standard deviation of 30. You may find it helpful to draw out this distribution before answering the questions below What were the scores of the ...
99. ### statistics

A state administered standardized reading exam is given to eighth grade students. The scores on this exam for all students statewide have a normal distribution with a mean of 507 and a standard deviation of 60. A local Junior High principal has decided to give an award to any ...
100. ### Math

Roughly speaking, the standard deviation indicates how far, on average, the observations are from the mean. Do you think that for the data set below the standard deviation will give a good indication of the typical deviation from the mean? 2, 3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6, 6, 100 What ...