The formula y=1+1.4ln(x+1) models the average number of free-throws a basketball player can make consecutively during practice as a function of time, where x is the number of consecutive days the basketball player has practiced for two hours. After how

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The formula y=1+1.4ln(x+1) models the average number of free-throws a basketball player can make consecutively during practice as a function of time, where x is the number of consecutive days the basketball player has practiced for two hours. After how many days of practice ...

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During practice, a basketball player hits 70% of his free throws. If he missed 12 free throws, how many free throws did he attempt during practice?

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Suppose a basketball player successfully makes 70% of the free throw shots they attempt. Let X represent the number of successful attempts in 120 independent attempted free throws. (A) What is the true probability distribution of X? (B) Find the mean and variance of the number...

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Suppose a basketball player successfully makes 70% of the free throw shots they attempt. Let X represent the number of successful attempts in 120 independent attempted free throws. (A) What is the true probability distribution of X? (B) Find the mean and variance of the number...

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Suppose a basketball player, Player A made 80% of her free throws last season and that she continues to shoot free throws at the same rate. Assume that free throw attempts are independent. Let the random variable X be the number of free throws that player A makes in her next ...

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A basketball player made 11 free throws out of 12 during a game.what fraction of free throws did the player make?

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Suppose a basketball player, Player A, made 80% of her free throw attempts last season and that she continues to shoot free throws at the same rate. Assume that free throw attempts are independent. Let the random variable X be the number of free throws that player A makes in ...

Statistics

Suppose a basketball player is an excellent free throw shooter and makes 90% of his free throws (i.e., he has a 90% chance of making a single free throw). Assume that free throw shots are independent of one another. Suppose this player gets to shoot three free throws. Find the...

Statistics

Suppose a basketball player, Player A, made 80% of her free throw attempts last season and that she continues to shoot free throws at the same rate. Assume that free throw attempts are independent. Let the random variable X be the number of free throws that player A makes in ...

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A basketball player’s probability of making a free throw is 9/10. When the player shoots 2 free throws in a row, X is the number of free throws that score. Create a probability distribution table for the variable X. Use the table to find the indicated probability.

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If a basketball player missed 41 free throws out of 100, what fraction and what percentage of free throws did the player make?

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A basketball player made 63 out of 100 attempted free throws.What percent of free throws did the player make

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A basketball player has made 135 free throws in 180 attempts. Of the next 50 free throws attempted, how many would she have to make to raise her percent of free throws made by 5%?

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A basketball player has made 135 free throws in 180 attempts. Of the next 50 free throws attempted, how many would she have to make to raise her percent of free throws made by 5%?

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A basketball player has made 135 free throws in 180 attempts. Of the next 50 free throws attempted, how many would she have to make to raise her percent of free throws made by 5%?

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A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...

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if a basketball player shoots 50 free throws and makes 23% of them,how many free throws did he make?

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write an equation to represent the situation: if a player made 12 out of 15 free throws, how many consecutive free throws would she have to make to raise the percent to 85%.

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a basketball player scores 35 times during a gam,e. he scored 57 total point 2 for each 2 point shot and one for each free throw how many two pint shots did he make and how many free throws did he make

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Can someone please explain this to me I'm having a hard time solving it I don't get it. Thanks Suppose a basketball player is an excellent free throw shooter and makes 91% of his free throws (i.e.,he has a 91% free chance of making a single free throw). Assume that free throw ...

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A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...

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I have a statistics math problem. if someone could answer. "A basketball player makes 70% of free throws. he throws 15 free shots. what is the probability that the basketball player makes 7 or more free shots inside basket."

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{ In a recent basketball game, a player who makes 65% of his free throws made eight consecutive free throws. Assuming that free-throw shots are independent, determine whether this feat was unusual. } I'm just a little lost on how to determine if it's unusual or not. I have ...

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Karl Malone made 474 out of 621 free throws attempts and John Stockton made 237 out of 287 free throws attempts. a. what fraction benchmark is near the number of free throws made by each player? b. Estimate the percent of free throws made by each player.

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Suppose a basketball player is an excellent free throw shooter and makes 91% of his free throws (i.e., he has a 91% chance of making a single free throw). Assume that free throw shots are independent of one another. Suppose this player shoots five free throws. Find the ...

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Suppose a basketball player is an excellent free throw shooter and makes 91% of his free throws (i.e., he has a 91% chance of making a single free throw). Assume that free throw shots are independent of one another. Suppose this player shoots five free throws. Find the ...

Inverse/Direct Variation

Is this an example of inverse variation, direct variation, or neither? Because, on average, Linda makes 60% of the free throws she shoots in a basketball game, the number of points she scores on free throws depends on the number of shots she gets.

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please help me write the equation and solve for it. 1).in a basketball game, eric made half as many free throws as dan. if the total number of free throws made by both men was 18, how many free theows did eric make?

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PLEASE HELP WITH THIS-ITS DUE APRIL 5TH, 2011!!! During a past epidemic, the number of infected people increased exponentially with time, or f (t) = ab^t , where f is the number of infected people at time t, in days. Suppose that at the onset of the epidemic (0 days) there are...

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A particular college basketball player is a 80% free throw shooter. In a game, he took 20 free throws. Find the probability he made 18 or more of his free throws.

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In a high school basketball game, a player on the home team makes two free throws. One student asks the student next to her what he thinks the probability of hitting two free throws in a row is. The student replies, "The probability of him making a free throw is probably about...

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If a basketball player consistently shoots 80% from the free throw line and she takes 25 free throw shots throughout the course of a game, how many free throws can she be expected to make?

Algebra 2

In basketball, there are 3-point shots, 2-point shots, and 1-point free throws. Josh scored 39 points in a game. He made the same number of 2-point shots as 3-point and free throws combined. He scored one more point on 3-pointers than he did on free throws. How many of each ...

Statistic

consider caleb the basketball player. In a game, he shoots 10 free throws. In the year, he makes 70% of his free throws. Is this a binomial setting? Fully explain your response.

Algebra

a basketball player scored 17 timea during one game. He scored a total of 21 pts,two for each two-pt shot and one for each free throw. How many two-pt shots did he make? How many free throws?

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1. For this assessment, explicityly state the five steps of a simulation and carry out the simulation. Use the random digit table. A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 ...

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I claim that I make 80% of my basketball free throws. To test my claim, you ask me to shoot 20 free throws. I make only 8 of the 20. “Aha!” you say. “Someone who makes 80% of her free throws would almost never make only 8 out of 20. So I don’t believe your claim.” Is...

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a basketball player scored 17 timea during one game. He scored a total of 28 pts,two for each two-pt shot and one for each free throw. How many two-pt shots did he make? How many free throws? How many two-pt shots did he make? simplify

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A basketball player attempted 1789 free throws. He made 801 of of them. What is the probability that the player will make the next shot he attempts? Write the probability as a decimal rounded to the nearest hundredth.

Algebra

A baseball player's batting average is the number of hits the player has divided by the number of at-bats. At the beginning of a game, a player has a batting average of .360. During the game, the player gets 3 hits during 5 at-bats, and his batting average changes to .375. a. ...

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At basketball practice, Kyla made 60 free throws. this was 80% of her attempts. how many free throws did Kyla attempt?

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A basketball player makes 110 out of 130 free throws. We would estimate the probability that the player makes the next free throw to be

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a basketball player scored 40 times during one game. she scored a total of 65 points, two for each two point shot and one for each free throw. how many two point shots did she make? how many free throws

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A basketball player scored 18 times during one game. He scored a total of 35 points, two for each two point shot and one. For each free throw. How many two point shots did he make? How many free throws?

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Basketball player scored 12 times during one game. He scored a total of 18 points, two for each two-point Shot and one for each free throw. How many two-point shots did he make? How many free throws?

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A basketball player made 65 out of 100 attempted free throws. What pecent of free throws was made?

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In a basketball free-throw contest held at the high school, Rudy made 4 out 5 free throws. At this rate, how many free throws could he expect to make in 25 tries?

Statistics

The basketball player Steve Nash is the all-time career free throw shooter among active players. He makes about 90% of his free throws. In today's game, Nash misses his first two free throws. The TV commentator says, "Nash's technique looks out of rhythm today."Explain why the...

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Jamaal, a player on a college basketball team, made only 50% of his free throws last season. During the off-season, he worked on developing a softer shot in the hope of improving his free-throw accuracy. This season, Jamaal made 54 of 95 free throws. We want to test the ...

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I do not know how to figure out his next shot. A basketball player has made 34 of her last 42 freethrow attempts. What probability would you assign to the player’s next free throw being successful? Explain your reasoning. 34/42 = 17/21 I would assume that that the basketball...

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I do not know how to figure out his next shot. A basketball player has made 34 of her last 42 freethrow attempts. What probability would you assign to the player’s next free throw being successful? Explain your reasoning. 34/42 = 17/21 I would assume that that the basketball...

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Use experimental probability to make a prediction. John made 35 free throws and missed 15. Predict the number of free throws he will make in the next 100 tries. A. 70 B. 85 C. 55 D. 45

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Chelsea had made six of seventeen free-throw attempts. How many consecutive free throws must she make to raise her percentage of free throws made to exactly 50 percent?

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a basket ball player makes 65% of her free throws find the probability that she will make at least 7 of her next 8 free throws

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a basketball player made 24 out of 75 free throws. what percent is this?

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A basketball player made 52 out of 65 free throws. What percent is this

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Consider a basketball game where a player throws from the free throw line. Her success rate is 65%. If she throws 10 times in a game determine the following:The mean and standard deviation of this binomial distribution.

Math

A basketball player with a free throw shooting percentage of 60% gets fouled and goes to the line to shoot two free throws. What are the odds in favor of her making her first shot?

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A basketball player with a free throw shooting percentage of 60% gets fouled and goes to the line to shoot two free throws. What are the odds in favor of her making her first shot?

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In Kelly's career on the basketball team, she made 7 out of every 10 free throws. Last season, she made 168 free throws. How many free throws did she attempt?

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Help ASAP Please check to see if I have the last part correct. Thanks A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her ...

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A basketball player shoots free throws and makes them with probability 1/3. What is the probability the player will miss three in a row?

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ANSWER: 27 Free Throws IF Jill Makes 6 free throw shots out of every ten she attempts, how many will she make if she attempts..... A-60 Free throws? B-36 Free Throws? C-45 free throws?

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A basketball player makes 60% of the free throws that he attempts, except that if he has just tried and missed a free throw then his chances of making a second one go down to only 30%. Suppose he has just been awarded two free throws. Find the probability that he makes both. ...

Math

Paul males 33 of 40 free throws. He wantes to use this ratio to predict n, the number of free throws he will make out of 198 attempts. Write a proportion he should use.

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a binomial distribution will be approximately correct as a model for one of these two sports settings and for the other. explain why by briefly discussing both settings. a)a national football league kicker has made 80% of his field goal attempts in the past. this season he ...

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Find the odds. A basketball player with a free throw shooting percentage of 60% gets fouled and goes to the line to shoot free throws. What are the odds in favor of her making her first shot?

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In a basketball game, Albert made 11 out of 15 free throws and Jake made 10 out of 13 free throws. Who had the greater ratio of free throws attempted? Explain your reasoning.

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Field Goals Free Throws --------------------------------------- Number: % : Number : % Taken : Made : Taken : Made ---------------------------------------Lions : 37 1/2%: : 20 : 55% 48 : : : Tigers: 45% : 18 : 66 2/3% 40 : If these are the results of a basketball game, what ...

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During a recent free throw basketball tournament, jessica makes 27 out of 40 free throws. Express this amount as a decimal.

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Ray's son, Martin, plays for the mnor league baseball team, The Cow-A-Bungas. He is the star player, and outfielder with a batting average of 0.340. (Batting average is the ratio of the number of times a player gets a hit to the number of times at bat.) If Martin was at bat ...

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A basketball player, standing near the basket to grab a rebound, jumps 73.6 cm vertically. How much time does the player spend in the bottom 15.4 cm of the jump? I need someone to check my work. I got about 3.797 as the inital velocity. I plugged this into "x = vt + 1/2at^2" ...

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A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...

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if the ratio of free throws made to free throws attempted is 5 to 6 what would be the possible number of free throws made and free throws attempted

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In the board game monopoly, a player tosses two dices together and the sum of the two dices points is the number of steps he or she should go. For example a player gets a 2 and a 3, then he or she should go 5 steps forward. If the two dices give the same number (for example ...

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In the board game monopoly, a player tosses two dices together and the sum of the two dices points is the number of steps he or she should go. For example a player gets a 2 and a 3, then he or she should go 5 steps forward. If the two dices give the same number (for example ...

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A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...

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A basketball player makes 80% of her free throws. Recently during a very close game, she shot 5 free throws near the end of the game and missed 3 of them. The fans booed. What is the probability of her missing 3 (or more) free throws out of 5? Set up and conduct a simulation (...

statistics

A basketball player has a 76% chance of making a free throw. What is the probability of her making 104 or more free throws in 119 trials? Round your standard normal variable to two decimal places before using the table of values.

Math

A basketball player has a 40% shooting average from the free-throw line. If she takes two free throws, estimate the probability that she will make both of them. Use the following list of digits which was taken from a table of random numbers. Let the digits 0-3 represent a made...

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Two basketball players collide head on. play a weighs 80 kg and is travelling 2.5m/s to the right while player b weighs 68 kg and is travelling 1.2 m/s to the left. after collision player a is travelling at 1.0 m/s to the right. a. what is the change in momentum of player a? b...

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The probability that Tina makes a free throw in basketball is 11 percent. If she shoots 94 free throws tonight, how many should she expect to make?

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A basketball player has a 40% shooting average from the free-throw line. If she takes two free throws, estimate the probability that she will make both of them. Use the following list of digits which was taken from a table of random numbers. Let the digits 0-3 represent a made...

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You have made 3 out of 10 of your last free throws. How many free throws can you expect to make if you shoot 100 free throws? A.30 B.50 C.60 D.75 Is the answer A? Thank you

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During a game, a basketball team scored 38 points worth of two-pointers, 33 points worth of three-pointers, and 8 points worth of free throws. How many shots did the basketball team make during the game?

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katie makes 70% of her shots from the free throw line . can you determine how many consecutive free throws she must make in order to increase her precent. explain

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Katie makes 65% of her shots from the free throw line. Can you determine how many consecutive free throws she must make in order to increase her percentage to 68%? Explain.

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Help pleaasee!!!..my answer to this problem was 42.5..just need to know if im correct The girl's basketball team has played quite well this year. Their statistics for various shots are given below: They made 30% of their 3-point shots and take an average of twenty-one 3 point ...

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A basket ball player makes 70% of her free throws. She takes 7 free throws in a game, and makes 5 of her 7 throws. If the shots are independent of each other, Then what is the probability that she makes the first five and misses the last 2?

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In a championship basket ball game,Paula made twice free throws as Maria .If the total number of free throws made by both women was 12 find how many free throws Paula made made?

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Please check my answers Would you be more likely to get at least 70% tails if you flip a fair coin 10 times or if you flip a fair coin 1000 times? same Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of paper each contain one of the digits from the set...

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Mark and job are basketball players and will play a game. In the game, Mark will get 2 free throw attempts and John will get three. Overall, Mark makes a basket on 90% of free throw attempts and John makes it 50% of the time. Mark will win the game if he makes more free throws...

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Mark and job are basketball players and will play a game. In the game, Mark will get 2 free throw attempts and John will get three. Overall, Mark makes a basket on 90% of free throw attempts and John makes it 50% of the time. Mark will win the game if he makes more free throws...

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Hannah made 0.7 of her free throw in a basketball game,abra made 9/10 of her free throws,dena made 3/4 of her free throws,who was the best shooter and explain why you say so

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1. A consumer organization estimates that 30% of the households in a particular community have one television set, 39% have two sets, and 20% have three or more sets. What is the probability that a household chosen at random does not have two sets? A) 0.39 B) 0.80 C) 0.61 D) 0...

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Suppose that the number of cars, C, on 1st Avenue in a city over a period of time t, in days, is graphed on a rectangular coordinate system where time is on the horizontal axis. Further suppose that the number of cars driven on 1st Avenue can be modeled by an exponential ...

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A basketball player has a 40% shooting average from the free-throw line. If she takes two free throws, estimate the probability that she will make both of them. Use the following list of digits which was taken from a table of random numbers. Let the digits 0-3 represent a made...

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Math :The following table gives the free throws attempted? The following table gives the free throws attempted (FTA) and the free throws made (FTM) for the top five players in the NBA for a recent season. Calculate the free throw percentage for each player by writing the FTM ...

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Anita has a success rate of 80% on free throws in basketball. She wants to know the estimated probability that she can make exactly four of five free throws in her next game. How can she simulate this scenario? Categorize each simulation of this scenario as correct or ...

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Which situation would most likely be represented by a negative correlation: hours of practice and your golf score, hours of practice and the number of baskets you make in basketball, or hours of practice and the cost of a computer? Hint: In golf, the lower the score, the better.

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