# What type of statistical information would I include in my report to determine our year-to-date performance of our division; example, mean, median, or standard deviation.

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1. ### statistics

What type of statistical information would I include in my report to determine our year-to-date performance of our division; example, mean, median, or standard deviation.

You are the manager at a company and are asked to present a report on the year-to-date performance of your division. What type of statistical information would you include in your report? In particular, which descriptive statistics (mean, median, standard deviation, etc.) do ...
3. ### statistics

You are the manager at a company and are asked to present a report on the year-to-date performance of your division. What type of statistical information would you include in your report? In paticular, which descriptive statistics (mean,median, standard deviation,etc.) do you ...
4. ### psychology

Please submit your end-of-the year report by December 31 so we can include your accomplishments in our report the Corporate Office due January 21.Is it appropriate to give the report due date in this sentence? a) No because the reader will not believe that the writer can ...
5. ### QNT561

Refer to the Baseball 2005 data, which reports information on the 30 major league teams for the 2005 baseball season. a. Select the variable team salary and find the mean, median, and the standard deviation. b. Select the variable that refers to the age the stadium was built...

This is a standard deviation question. I don't know much about standard deviation. Here it goes... Teachers making 30,000 to \$60,000 the union is considering a \$1,000 pay raise. A. Will the standard deviation change and the mean and the median stay the same? B. Will the mean ...
7. ### Statisitcs

I have given you the information from 2-4 in hopes to help with the answer for #6.. Thank you! 2. Calculate the mean and standard deviation of the probability distribution created by rolling a die. Either show work or explain how your answer was calculated. x 1 2 3 4 5 6 sum p...
8. ### Statistics

I have provided information from #3-5 in order to answer #6.. 3. Give the mean for the mean column of the Worksheet. Is this estimate centered about the parameter of interest (the parameter of interest is the answer for the mean in question 2)? The Mean for Column “mean” ...

Please submit your end-of-year report by December 31 so we can include your accomplishments in our report to the Corporate Offfice due january 20." is it appropriate to give the report due date in this sentence? a. no, ebcause the reader will not believe that the write can ...
10. ### Satistics

5. Give the standard deviation for the mean and median column. Compare these and be sure to identify which has the least variability? Standard deviation of Mean = 0.476169 Standard deviation of Median = 0.753937
11. ### Statistics (Math)

A government report looked at the amount borrowed for college by students who graduated in 2000 and had taken out student loans. The mean amount was = \$ 17 , 776 and the standard deviation was s = \$12,034. The quartiles were Q 1 = \$9900, M = \$15,532, and Q 3 = \$22,500. The ...
12. ### Math HELLPPPPP

Invent a dataset with five values, with a mean smaller than the median and both the mean and median smaller than the standard deviation. give the data values and the statistics. Mean= Median= Standard Deviation=

1. Find the following quantities by hand (except for the standard deviation) Check your results with your calculator: a. Minimum b. Lower Quartile c. Median d. Upper Quartile e. Maximum f. Range g. Mean h. Mode i. Standard deviation 2. Is the mean or median a better measure of...
14. ### Environmental Science

Hi. I'm one of the FFA officers at my school and we're working on an educational display for a competition at our state fair coming up. We're doing our display on aromatherapy. Part of our display is going to include statistics on how aromatherapy benefits the environment. We ...
15. ### math

find the standard deviation for the following: 8,5, 12, 8, 9, 15, 21, 16, 3. There is a formula but our teacher wants us to do it a specific way. For example, 47, 41, 32, 53, 57. First you find the mean, which is 46 and then subtract it with each number in the set so you get 1...
16. ### math

find the standard deviation for the following: 8,5, 12, 8, 9, 15, 21, 16, 3. There is a formula but our teacher wants us to do it a specific way. For example, 47, 41, 32, 53, 57. First you find the mean, which is 46 and then subtract it with each number in the set so you get 1...
17. ### English

I forgot to include this sentence at the beginning. 1) I'm terribly sorry that I didn't manage to write you to you earlier. By the way, I hope it is not too late to send you all our best wishes for a year full of health and success.(our, I mean on behalf of our teaching staff ...
18. ### Statistics Helppppp

Invent a dataset with five values, with a mean smaller than the median and both the mean and median smaller than the standard deviation. give the data values and the statistics. Mean= Median= Standard Deviation=
19. ### Statistics

I am a big shot research scientist at Washington University where I am using 2ebrafish to study neuronal migration. My graduate students measured 40 fish and found that the mean length of the fish sampled was 3.7 cm with a standard deviation of 0.5 cm. Construct a 95% ...
20. ### algebra 1

Which statistical method best represents this set of data? 1,2,5,2,3,7,300,5,3,3 a.mean b.median c.mode d.standard deviation I'm pretty sure it's B or C, but they are both the same number.
21. ### math

Under what conditions might it be appropriate to use the mean? Median? Mode? When the median and mean are substantially different, what does that tell you about the data? What information does the range and standard deviation provide about the data?
22. ### 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 ...
23. ### Math

What descriptive statistical information is needed in order to determine if a current temperature of 75-degree is a departure from the average temperature of 65 for that date of the year in that particular location, if the record low is 35 and record high is 90 for that date?
24. ### math

Our statistics students, as noted were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of Clinton was 4.06...
25. ### math

Our statistics students, as noted in Exercise 6.32, were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of...
26. ### statistics

Our statistics students, as noted were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They also were asked to rate their admiration of Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. As noted earlier, the mean rating of Clinton was 4.06...
27. ### stats

Our students were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They were asked to rate their Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. The mean rating of Clinton was 4.06 with a standard deviation of 1.70. The mean rating of ...
28. ### stats

Our students were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They were asked to rate their Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. The mean rating of Clinton was 4.06 with a standard deviation of 1.70. The mean rating of ...
29. ### stats(help)

Our students were asked to rate their admiration of Hillary Rodham Clinton on a scale of 1 to 7. They were asked to rate their Jennifer Lopez and Venus Williams on a scale of 1 to 7. The mean rating of Clinton was 4.06 with a standard deviation of 1.70. The mean rating of ...
30. ### Math

Please check my responses! ASAP Consider the following data set: 3,4,6,7,9,9,11 If 5 were added to each of the values, how would that affect the median? My Answer: The median would change and increase. Consider the following data set: 3,4,6,7,9,9,11 If 5 were added to each of ...
31. ### Statistics

We are managing a large soy bean farm. To estimate our revenues for the coming year, we need to estimate our crop yield. Soy bean yields are measured by pods/plant. We are planning for a yield of 40 pods/plant. a. We take a random sample of 64 soy bean plants and get a sample ...
32. ### Physics

So... The task is to evaluate the design of three types of car tires, and explain how each type differs to maximize performance. Physics terminology is to be included in our report. -------- I just need a starting point. What types of tires do you recommend I research and what...
33. ### Statistics

data from sample of 400 cases, variable has 95% confidence interval of 54.3 to 54.7 I found the mean- how do i find standard error- step by step please. Standard error = sd/√n Note: sd = standard deviation; n = sample size. You'll need to determine the standard deviation...
34. ### Algebra

Use a calculator to find the mean and standard deviation of the data. Round to the nearest tenth. 6,7,19,7,18,7 A. mean = 9; standard deviation = 26.4 B. mean = 11.9; standard deviation = 26.4 C. mean = 10.6; standard deviation = 6.1 D. mean = 9; standard deviation = 5.1 For ...
35. ### Statistics

I have a couple questions I answer for home work could some look atthem and tell me If I am doing them right I also am having problems understanding the variance and standard deviation are the site you can suggest that would help with this I need a step by step help 11. For ...
36. ### Probability

Let X be a continuous random variable. We know that it takes values between 0 and 3, but we do not know its distribution or its mean and variance. We are interested in estimating the mean of X, which we denote by h. We will use 1.5 as a conservative value (upper bound) for the...
37. ### statistics

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
38. ### statistics

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
39. ### statistics

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
40. ### statistics

In our initial survey, the guess at the mean age for the class had a mean of 21.9 and a standard deviation 3.03. Using this information, what would be the first and third quartile be for the class? ( P(Z<.25) and P(Z<.75) respectively) I think you use the Z score formula...
41. ### Math

If each score in a set of test scores is divided by 10, describe the effect of the division on the mean, median, mode, range, and standard deviation of the set.
42. ### math

Figure the mean, median and standard deviation for the number of words learned by seven infants. I beleive the mean is 45.5 and the median is 10.The numbers are 10,12,8,0,3,40,and 18.
43. ### Statistics

Second Problem A. determine the mean, median, and the standard deviation B. Determine the coefficient of skewness using Pearson's method C. Determine the coefficient of skewness using the software method Commison earned(\$000)last year by the sales representatives at the ...
44. ### High School Math

I'm reviewing for my final exam can anyone give me some tips on this I know what this means but I just to know someone eles opinion. Thanks Under what conditions might it be appropriate to use the mean? Median? Mode? When the median and mean are substantially different, what ...
45. ### Another Math Statistical Question

Assume Coca Bottling is a company producing power drinks. You visited the company and did a sampling of 15 bottles to figure out the average volume of the bottle. You recorded the following data: 17, 16, 17.5, 16.7, 17.3, 15, 17.2, 17, 17.2, 16.8, 17.3, 16.9, 17.4, 17.7, 17.1 ...
46. ### AP Statistics

many companies "grade on a bell curve" to compare the performance of their managers and professional workers. this forces the use of some low performance ratings, so that not all workers are listed as "above average". Ford Motor company's "performance management process," for ...
47. ### statistics

Make up 20 hypothetical scores. Determine their mean, median, mode, and standard deviation.
48. ### Math

Here is the question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and ...
49. ### algebra

find five numbers with a mean of 16, a median of 15 a mode of 21 and a range of 11. hi Anna i hope this helps median is the middle number . mean is all the numbers added up then divided by the amount of numbers. mode is the number that occurs most often. range is the lowest ...
50. ### Probability

Let X be a continuous random variable. We know that it takes values between 0 and 3 , but we do not know its distribution or its mean and variance. We are interested in estimating the mean of X, which we denote by h . We will use as a conservative value (upper bound) for the ...
51. ### Math

Here is the question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and ...
52. ### statistics

The data set for the study is a sample of a survey conducted on the population of the American Intellectual Union (AIU). It is available via the following link: Excel 2007 DataSet with DataSet Key which contains the following nine sections of data that will be used throughout ...
53. ### statistics

The data set for the study is a sample of a survey conducted on the population of the American Intellectual Union (AIU). It is available via the following link: Excel 2007 DataSet with DataSet Key which contains the following nine sections of data that will be used throughout ...
54. ### Statistics

1) A Motor Company has purchased steel parts from a supplier for several years and has found that 10% of the parts must be returned because they are defective. An order of 25 parts is received. What are the mean and standard deviation of the defective parts? A) Mean = 3.5; ...
55. ### algebra

Which statistical method best represents this set of data: 1, 2, 5, 2, 3, 7, 300, 5, 3, 3? Which statistical method best represents this set of data: 1, 2, 5, 2, 3, 7, 300, 5, 3, 3? a) mean b)median c)mode d)standard deviation
56. ### mean & mode ?

If you were a teacher, and these numbers represented your students' scores on a test, would the median or mean give a better picture of the overall class performance? The numbers are 22,38,42,65,75,76,79,82,83,87,88,89,89,91,92,94,96,97,98 The mean is: 78.053 & the median is: ...
57. ### Statistical Analysis

The data set for our course is a sample of a survey conducted on the population of the American Intellectual Union (AIU). It is available via the following link: DataSet with DataSet Key which contains the following nine sections of data that will be used throughout our course...
58. ### satistics

3.Give the mean for the mean column of the Worksheet. Is this estimate centered about the parameter of interest (the parameter of interest is the answer for the mean in question 2)? Mean 3.50 Standard deviation 1.317 4.Give the mean for the median column of the Worksheet. Is ...
59. ### Math

The question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and median ...
60. ### statistics

given the group of numbers: 8,9,10,10,10,11,11,11,12,13. which of the following are the same? a)range and mean,b)mode and median, c)standard deviation and mode d)mean and median, e)none
61. ### math

stat theory says approximately 68% of measurements lie between +- one standard deviation. assume we have 100 students in our class. if in midterm 1 the mean score is 80 and standard deviation is 6, and you scored 86. approximately how many students scored below you?
62. ### Statistics

Juan makes a measurement in a chemistry laboratory and records the result in his lab report. The standard deviation of students' lab measurements is 10 milligrams. Juan repeats the measurement 3 times and records the mean (x-bar) of his 3 measurements. a) What is the standard ...
63. ### Probability

Let X be a continuous random variable. We know that it takes values between 0 and 3, but we do not know its distribution or its mean and variance. We are interested in estimating the mean of X, which we denote by h. We will use 1.5 as a conservative value (upper bound) for the...
64. ### Math Statistics

5. Students in an introductory statistics class were asked to report the age of their mothers when they were born. Summary statistics include Sample size: 36 students Sample mean: 29.643 years Sample standard deviation: 4.564 years a. Calculate the standard error of this ...
65. ### Biology

Hi, I am doing my lab assignment about Protein Analysis. Our job is to find the concentration of the casein protein in our original Unknown sample with the initial volume of 2ml. So after plotting the graph of the data given, we are supposed to find the equation for the line ...
66. ### statistics

what are the mean and standard deviation of a sampling distribution consisting of samples of size 16? these sameples were drawn from a population whose mean is 25 and who standard deviation is 5. a. 25 and 1.25 b. 5 and 5 c. 25 and 5 d. 5 and 1.25 e. 25 and square root of 5 ...
67. ### Math

Suppose a large number of people take a take and every single student gets half of the answers correct. In this case, the standard deviation is: A) Equal to the mean B) Equal to the median C) Equal to zero D) Impossible to determine without more information
68. ### English

I forgot to include this part. Thank you. 1) The principal of my school has asked me to find an Irish school which would be interested in a Comenius partnership with our school, a French high school and a German high school. 2) The project will be mainly about a comparative ...
69. ### Math

I need help with these following questions: 1. Which type of graph is best to illustrate differences in data by using bars to represent the data? (a) bar graph (b) line graph (c) circle graph (d) pictorial graph 2. Sales made last year by Murray's Appliance Store are listed ...
70. ### statistics

If a company is thinking of giving one department a 1000 bonus. Based on their means and standard deviation scores which set of employess will do better based on this information? Who should get the bonus? Employee A mean 16.875 standard deviation 4.45413 Employee B mean 12....
71. ### Statistics

From a statistical point of view why a company might want to report its mean salary in one situation and its median salary in another?
72. ### Interpersonal communication

Dale, a minister, and his wife Jan had plans for a “date night.” An emergency arose with a congregational member. Dale calls Jan saying, “I know how much we were both looking forward to our time alone tonight. I just heard from Jose that is wife is expected to pass away ...
73. ### algebra

Statistical information for a data set is given. • The mean is 18.1 • The z-score for 13.0 is -1.7 What is the standard deviation for this data set? f 3.4 g 1.7 h 5.1 j 3.0
74. ### Stastics

When we convert x-value to z- score and use Standard Normal distribution, which of the following statements is true? a) The mean of z-score is zero and standard deviation of the z-scores is the same as the standard deviation of original data b) The mean and standard deviation ...
75. ### Statistics

Given the following set of numbers: x=7.1, 1.8, 2.1, 1.5, 2.1. Find the median, mean and standard deviation. State the formulas (or procedure) for these values, plug the numbers into the formula and evaluate the results. Compare the mean and median. Which is more resistant to ...
76. ### statistics

With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
77. ### stats

With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
78. ### math

Four boxes of cereal are to be selected at random from a continuous process that fills boxes labeled "Contents: 340 g." The contents of the first three boxes are found to weigh 339.0g, 337.7 g, and 338.9 g. (a) What minimum weight of cereal must the fourth box contain so that ...
79. ### Statistics

The mean life expectancy of a certain type of light bulb is 945 hours with a standard deviation of 21 hours. What is the approximate standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the mean for all samples with n=50?
80. ### Statistics

A study was conducted to investigate relationships between different types of standard test scores. On the Graduate Record Examination verbal test, 18 women had a mean of 538.82 and a standard deviation of 114.16, and 12 men had a mean of 525.23 and a standard deviation of 97....
81. ### math

Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c. Variance d. Standard deviation e. What value is affecting the mean ...
82. ### math

Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c. Variance d. Standard deviation e. What value is affecting the mean ...
83. ### math

Suppose x is a random variable with mean and standard deviation. If a large number of trials is observed, at least what percentage of these values is expected to lie beween mean-2(standard deviation) and mean + 2(standard deviation) could someone help me i'm so lost? thank you...
84. ### Math 157

I am having some trouble figuring out these two problems. 1. Calculate the mean, median, mode, range, and midrange for the data set given {-1, 7, 0, 14, -2, -15, 0, 8, 7} Mean=2 Median=7 Mode=0, and 7 Range= Midrange= 2. Calculate the mean, range, variance, standard deviation...
85. ### math

Can I gt some help on these questions! 1.Research subjects that are divided up based on gender, age, etc. to be compared to people of the same group is what type of design experiment? 2. A biologist collects a sample of 50 snakes. The snakes have a mean length of 25 cm with a ...
86. ### Statistics

Can any one help me with this? ThermoStar has been producing residential thermostats for over 50 years. Looking over the past 20 quarters (5 years) of the different product lines, the general manager has been trying to get a handle on sales, costs, and production, and has ...
87. ### statistics

Eric has computed that it takes an average (mean) of 17 minutes with a standard deviation of 3 minutes to drive from home, park the car, and walk to his job. One day it took Eric 21 minutes to get to work. You would use the formula for transforming a raw score in a sample into...
88. ### mrs. sue algebra help

Mrs.Sue my homework from yesterday i had wrong instructions i needed to find the mean median and mode. not the outlier an affect. my teacher switched the assignment can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no ...
89. ### algebra help mrs. Sue

Mrs.Sue my homework from yesterday i had wrong instructions i needed to find the mean median and mode. not the outlier an affect. my teacher switched the assignment can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no ...
90. ### math

Show using an example the effect, if any, on the standard deviation of adding a data value to a set of data that is equivalent to the mean. Not quite sure what "standard deviation of adding a data value to a set of data that is equivalent to the mean," means. An example would ...
91. ### Statistics

If a teacher is grading on a curve, the median is 78 and the standard deviation is 9.6, how do i find out the ranges for grades? ex, an A is the top 15% of the curve. I know it has to do with the z score and that is the # of standard deviations the score is from the median, ...
92. ### Math- Graphing Calculator Use

I'm trying to figure out how to find the Q1, Q3, mean, standard deviation, median, and correlation coefficient. My manual is not clear. It says go to VARS and Statistics and then I can choose from there but I don't know how to get the answers it keeps saying error. I typed my ...
93. ### Consumer math

Complete the chart to find the mean, variance and standard deviation. Remember to use commas and round numbers to the nearest tenth. X _ X _ X - X _ (X - X)2 1. 900 = 466.2 = The mean is 2. 35 = -398.8 = 159,041.4 The median is 3. 500 = 66.2 = The variance is 99,667.2 4. 300...
94. ### College Chem

Please tell me if this is correct...Finding the mean, the average deviation from the mean, the standard deviation from the mean, and the relative deviation from the mean...of 10.1, 10.4 and 10.6 Mean-10.4 Average deviation-0.167 Standard deviation-0.25 Relative deviation-2%
95. ### statistics

The human resources department of an engineering company gives IQ tests to a randomly selected group of new hires every year. They claimed that the mean IQ score of new hires, , from this year is greater than or equal to the mean IQ score of new hires, , from last year. This ...
96. ### math

Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c. Variance d. Standard deviation e. What value is affecting the mean ...
97. ### algebra 2

The monthly rents for the apartments in a building are listed below. \$425, \$550, \$550, \$550, \$650, \$650, \$650, \$650, \$800, \$900 Part A: Find the mean, median, mode, range, and standard deviation of the rents. Part B: The apartment manager considers raising the rent for every ...
98. ### Statistics

QUESTION 1 Use the following scenario and data for all the questions The lives of Lithium batteries used in a type of cell phones are normally distributed with an unknown standard deviation. A simple random sample of equation batteries is selected. The sample mean and standard...
99. ### hypothesis testing

A researcher asks whether attending a private high school leads to higher or lower performance on a test of social skills when compared to students attending public schools. A sample of 100 students from a private school produces a mean score of 71.30. The population mean (m) ...
100. ### Communications

I need help brainstorming ideas for the following below: our assignment is that : "You have been asked by the college union to research a way that will make the lives of its students easier. You should consider ONE facet of a students’ life that you would like to help with (...