# You survey 1000 new home buyers and find that the mean price was \$185,000 and the standard deviation was \$20,000. How many paid more than \$210,000?

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1. ### math

A company had sales of 500,000 in 1996 and sales of 720,000 in 1998. Use the midpoint formula to to find the company's sales in 1997.
2. ### math

A company had sales of 500,000 in 1996 and sales of 720,000 in 1998. Use the midpoint formula to to find the company's sales in 1997.
3. ### algebra 1

I have found standard deviation and the mean for a data set and have created a plot of the data now I have to find within how many standard deviation of the mean does all the data fall and I am not sure how to do this

suppose a bead maker wants to separate 10,000,000 beads into boxes. She will put 100,000 beads into each box. Into which box would she put the 4,358,216th bead?
5. ### English

This restaurant carries several kinds of street food such as odeng, tteokbokki, pretzels, beaver tails, waffles, and stick food. Odeng is fish cake. An odeng is 500 won. Both a long odeng and a flat odeng are 500 won. A tteokbokki is 500 won as well. A bungoeppang is 500 won. ...
6. ### Corporate Finance

You are given the following for Cardinal & Cardinal, Inc. Their tax rate is 34%. The firm is in need of \$5 million dollars in external funds. Your bond advisor suggests that new bond issues can be lower than the current yield to maturity by 1.5% . Existing capital structure...
7. ### acounting

On January 1, 2004, \$100,000,000 in 7.5%, 10-year callable bonds were issued at 96.64% to yield an effective rate of 8.0%. Callable at 103; interest paid annually on January1. If the bonds are called on April 1, 2006, what are the needed payments and entries to extinguish the ...
8. ### accounting

On January 1, 2004, \$100,000,000 in 7.5%, 10-year callable bonds were issued at 96.64% to yield an effective rate of 8.0%. Callable at 103; interest paid annually on January1. If the bonds are called on April 1, 2006, what are the needed payments and entries to extinguish the ...
9. ### college

find an approxiamte value for the rate at which the moon orbits the earth. Assume that the moon's orbit is circular. the distance between the moon and earth is 382,000,000 meters.
10. ### FIN 200

Collins Office Supplies is considering a more liberal credit policy to increase sales, but expects that 9 percent of the new accounts will be uncollectible. Collection costs are 5 percent of new sales, production and selling costs are 78 percent, and accounts receivable ...
11. ### math

I am answering questions concerning equity, the problem is a story problem, and it concerns a couple who bought a 129000 home, and then borrowed 107,000 at 7.25% for 30 years. A) How much equity does the couple have in their home before they make their first mortgage payment? ...
12. ### Stats

Wood scientists are interested in replacing solid-wood building material by less expensive products made from wood flakes. Some summary statistics obtained from a study of the relationship between the length (in inches) and the strength (in pounds per square inch) of beams ...
13. ### Statistic 103

The average teachers salary in Connecticut( ranked first among states) is \$57,337. suppose that the distribution of salaries is normal with a standard deviation of \$7500. What is the probability that a randomaly selected teacher makes less than \$52,000 per year?
14. ### question tax

Michelle attended a Canadian University on a full-time basis for eight months in 2014. Her only income for that year was \$14,000 of employment income earned during the summer. She paid tuition fees of \$7,000 in that year. Required: Determine the amount of tuition, education ...
15. ### math

Asha, Nangila and Cherop contributed shilling 60,000,shilling 85,000 and shilling 105 000 respectively. They agreed to put 25% of the profit back into business each year. They also agreed to put aside 40% of the remaining profit to cater for taxes and insurance. The rest of ...
16. ### psychology

Paul thinks of himself as an excellent negotiator after purchasing a brand new car.two months later,his brother in -law Noah purchases the same model for \$1,000 less than Paul paid!According to cognitive dissonance theory,Paul will probably: a)decide that he isn't as good as ...
17. ### easy math

i want know how to say this in words. I try myself in brackets. i am doing this for bio class so if i have to speak out loud tomorrow i be able to correctly say numbers. 1 585 000 000 ( 1 billion, 585 million hundred thousands) 1 585 000 ( 1 million, five hundred and eighty ...
18. ### Statistics

Suppose that a sample of size 60 is drawn from a population with mean 73 and standard deviation 79. Find the value of , the standard deviation of the distribution of sample means. How do I work this on my calculator?
19. ### Business Research and writing

Write a short survey (8 to 10 questions) that is related to careers in general, careers in IT, or another occupational topic. Remember, this survey should somehow relate to your final project . Distribute this survey to at least four relatives and/or friends who are at least ...
20. ### Maths

In order to make some home improvements, a home owner spent \$40,000. He paid 20% as a down payment and financed the balance of the purchase with a 36-month fixed installment loan with an APR of 7.5%. Determine the home owner’s a) total finance charge and b) monthly payment...
21. ### algebra

Find the cost of a home in 20 years, assuming an annual inflation rate of 5%, if the present value of the house is \$260,000.
22. ### Statistics

A paper manufacturer claims that fewer than 1 in 100 of its reels (2 ton rolls) of paper is flawed. A customer has just received a large shipment of these reels and proceeds to check a random sample of 600 of them for flaws. Of this sample, 14 reels are found to be flawed. ...
23. ### accounting

I am attempting to study for an exam for tomorrow and cannot figure out the equity method entries up to 2006 for this problem, can someone please help! Parent Corporation owns 80% of Subsidiary Corporationâ€™s outstanding common stock that was purchased at book value and ...
24. ### Math

Ricardo spends \$3.50 for lunch each day. Write and solve an equation to find how long it takes him to spend \$21.00 3.50x=21.00 3.50(6)=21.00 6. A spiral toy that can bounce down a flight of stairs is made from 80 feet of wire. Write and solve an equation to find how many of ...

As part of your financial planning, you wish to purchase a new cat exactly 5 years from today. The car you wish to purchase coasts \$14,000, and your research indicates that its price will increase by 2% to 4% per year over the next 5 years. a. Estimate the price of the cars at...
26. ### math

Information related to Hermesch Company for 2011 is summarized below. Total credit sales \$2,200,000 Accounts receivable at December 31 825,000 Bad debts written off 33,000 What amount of bad debts expense will Hermesch Company report if it uses the direct writeoff method of ...
27. ### Finance

Given: Jay Letterman has just (year: 2012) become product manager for Avenir. Avenir is a consumer product with a unit retail price of \$1.00. Retail margins on the product are 33%, while wholesalers take a 12% margin. Avenir and its direct competitors sell a total of 20 ...
28. ### Stats

Commuters were asked how many times a week they stop for coffee on their way to work. A survey found a mean of 3 times a week with a standard deviation of 0.55. What is the probability that in a group of 36 people they stop more than 3.2 times per week?
29. ### statistics

Data from the latest census was analyzed. It was determined that one-parent households spend less on food away from home that do two-parent households. The mean amount spent by 30 one-parent households is \$1876 and the standard deviation is \$113. The mean amount spent by 30 ...
30. ### Algebra

A stock broker has \$200,000 to invest in stocks and bonds. She wants to invest at least \$100,000 in stocks and at least \$50,000 in bonds. If stocks have an annual yield of 9% and bonds have an annual yield of 7% how much should she invest in each to maximize her income? Find ...
31. ### statistics

According to the Census Bureau's 2002 American Community Survey, the average travel time to work of workers 16 years and over living in Boston, MA, who did not work at home, was 28.2 minutes with a standard deviation of 0.79 minutes. A sample of 35 commute times is taken. What...
32. ### statistics

According to the Census Bureau's 2002 American Community Survey, the average travel time to work of workers 16 years and over living in Boston, MA, who did not work at home, was 28.2 minutes with a standard deviation of 0.79 minutes. A sample of 35 commute times is taken. What...
33. ### Statistics

An insurance company wishes to examine the relationship between income (in \$,000) and the amount of life insurance (in \$,000) held by families. The company drew a simple random sample of families and obtained the following results: (Family) (Income) (Amount of life insurance) ...
34. ### social studies

What was British Columbai's electricity production? British Columbia Hydro and Power Authority (BC Hydro) produces power for that province. It is the third largest electric utility in Canada, serving 1.4 million customers in an area containing over 92 percent of British ...
35. ### Math

Alfred Juarez paid off a 15,000 car lon over3 years with monthly payments of \$ 487.54 each. Find the finance charge and the APR
36. ### Urgent Help In Accounting

January 1, 2008 Timber Company incorporated in the State of Pennsylvania. Initially it issued stock to three stockholders, Bob, Jim, and Frank. Each paid \$50,000 (50,000 shares-- \$.25 par value per share) for the stock. The Company¡¯s Articles of Incorporation indicate that ...
37. ### statistics

A survey of industrial salespeople who are either self-employed, work for small, medium-sized, or large firms revealed the following with respect to incomes: Of those who earn less than \$20,000, 9 are self-employed, 12 are employed by small firms, 40 by medium size firms, and ...
38. ### statistics

A study found that citizens spend on average \$1950 per year on groceries with a standard deviation of \$100. Assume that the variable is normally distributed. 5. Identify the population mean. 6. Identify the population standard deviation. 7. Find the probability that a sample ...
39. ### Economics

A \$90,000 investment is made. Over a 5 year period, a return of \$30,000 occurs at the end of the first year. Each successive year yields a return that is \$3,000 less than the previous year's return. If money is worth 5 percent, use a gradient series factor to determine the ...

I am trying this one more time Lear, Inc. has \$800,000 in current assets, \$350,000 of which are considered permanent current assets. In addition, the firm has \$600,000 invested in fixed assets. a. Lear wishes to finance all fixed assets and half of its permanent current assets...
41. ### math

researchers discovered a large group of krill that was more thatn 30,000 feet long. About how long is 30,000, measured in the number of krill? Adult Antarctic krill are about 2 inches long.

You have just started work for a small company, FitCo, that develops private fitness clubs in small towns. FitCo buys or leases a local hotel or motel, then renovates to provide a gym, swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, and a small café where patrons can buy juices, smoothies, ...

You have just started work for a small company, FitCo, that develops private fitness clubs in small towns. FitCo buys or leases a local hotel or motel, then renovates to provide a gym, swimming pool, sauna, Jacuzzi, and a small café where patrons can buy juices, smoothies, ...

Betsy, a recent retiree, requires \$6,000 per year in extra income. She has \$70,000 to invest and can invest in B-rated bonds paying 17% per year or in a CD paying 7% per year. How much money should be invested in each to realize exactly \$6,000 in interest per year? I do not ...

Betsy, a recent retiree, requires \$6,000 per year in extra income. She has \$70,000 to invest and can invest in B-rated bonds paying 17% per year or in a CD paying 7% per year. How much money should be invested in each to realize exactly \$6,000 in interest per year? I do not ...
46. ### Algebra 2

Designer Dolls, Inc. found that the number N of dolls sold varies directly with their advertising budget A and inversely with the price P of each doll. The company sold 1,800 dolls when \$34,000.00 was spent on advertising, and the price of a doll was set at \$25.00. Determine ...
47. ### science

A protein polypeptide chain exists in α-helical conformation in a solvent and it has a value of -30,000 deg cm2 dmol-1 for the mean residue ellipiticity at 222 nm ([θ]222) in the temperature range 20-50°C. On raising the temperature above 50°C,[θ]222 increases...
48. ### math

i am trying to figure out how much in interest would u have paid out on 18,000\$ if u paid it out over five yrs at 11%
49. ### Financial

Cochrane, Inc., is considering a new three-year expansion project that requires an initial fixed asset investment of \$1,860,000. The fixed asset falls into the three-year MACRS class (MACRS Table). The project is estimated to generate \$1,950,000 in annual sales, with costs of...
50. ### Engineering

Determine the required nominal diameter of a threaded steel rod to carry an axial load of 16,000 pounds in tension if the tensile stress of 20,000 psi is permitted.

Your uncle offers you a choice of \$30,000 in 50 years or \$95 today. If money is discounted at 12 percent, which should you choose? Can anyone tell me if this is right and if not what am I doing wrong. 30,000 x 0.003 = \$90 Option 2: PV = \$95
52. ### Physical Science

A rocket moves through outer space at 11,000 m/s. At this rate, how much time would be required to travel the distance from Earth to the Moon, which is 380,000 km?
53. ### Physical Science

a rocket moves through outer space at 11,000 m/s. At this rate, how much time would be required to travel the distance from Earth to the Moon, which is 381,000 km?
54. ### Pre-Cal

Assuming that you invest \$12,000 in Japan, how long (to the nearest year) must you wait before your investment is worth \$17,000 if the interest is compounded annually? The rate is 0.5%
55. ### Math

A buyer is paying a reduced \$500 in closing costs on a home with a sale price of \$95,000 in the state of Bath, Maine. If the buyer obtains an FHA loan, what would be the monthly payment if the loan is at 9 percent for 10 years?
56. ### statistics

Solve the problem. The lifetime of a new brand of light bulb can be described by a Normal model with a mean of 2000 hours and a standard deviation of 250 hours. Find the percentage of light bulbs that will last more than 2600 hours. A.) 100% B.) 5% C.) 99.18% D.) 0.82% E.) ...
57. ### Finance

Campus Print Shop is thinking of purchasing a new, modern copier that automatically collates pages. The machine would cost \$22,000 cash. A service contract on the machine, considered a must because of its complexity, would be an additional \$200 per month. The machine is ...

B decided to give himself a combination graduation 18 Bday(will occur in 2 wks) gift and purchased a car which he could use. B found a car which he like at F's Used Car Lot. A sign in the windshield indicated that the sale price was \$2,500. While he spoke w/ the salesman, B ...
59. ### Statistics

A survey was conducted to determine the number of hours people listen to the radio. While most of the listening is in the car, it turns out that the mean is 2.5 hours with a standard deviation of 0.75 hours. Find the probability that the sum of 80 values is greater than 190.
60. ### accounting

Kiddy Toy Corporation needs to acquire the use of a machine to be used in its manufacturing process. The machine needed is manufactured by Lollie Corp. The machine can be used for 10 years and then sold for \$11,000 at the end of its useful life. Lollie has presented Kiddy with...
61. ### math

The marketing department of a textbook publisher finds that the demand for a book is related to the price according to the formula p=40-√(0.0001x+1),where x is the quantity of books sold (that is,the quantity demanded by the market) at price p.(A)If the demand is 1,000,000 ...
62. ### accounting

Your rich godfather has offered you a choice of one of the three following alternatives: \$10,000 now; \$2,000 a year for eight years; or \$24,000 at the end of eight years. Assuming you could earn 11 percent annually, which alternative should you choose? If you could earn 12 ...
63. ### math

Your rich godfather has offered you a choice of one of the three following alternatives: \$10,000 now; \$2,000 a year for eight years; or \$24,000 at the end of eight years. Assuming you could earn 11 percent annually, which alternative should you choose? If you could earn 12 ...
64. ### COLLEGE ALGEBRA

Sue, a recent retiree, requires \$6,000 per year in extra income. She has \$50,000 to invest and can invest in B-rated bonds paying 15% per year or in a certificate of deposit (CD) paying 7% per year. How much money should be invested in each to realize exactly \$6,000 in ...
65. ### Math

Anderson has a phone plan that charges a monthly rate of \$50 for the first 1,000 minutes plus \$0.25 for each additional minute. Which of the following functions models Anderson's plan for all m > 1,000, with m as the number of minutes per month and f(m) as the monthly ...
66. ### Finance

Cooper Inc's latest EPS was \$4.oo, its book value per share was \$20.00, it had 200,000 shares outstanding, and its debt ratio was 40%. How much debt was outstanding? a. \$2,333,333 b. \$2,666,667 c. \$3,000,000 d. \$3,333,333 e. \$3,666,667
67. ### Accounting ASAP

Forcasting Payments If firm pays it's bill with 30 day delay, what fraction of it's purchases will be paid for in the current quarter? I following quarter? What is it's payment delay is 60 day. Assuming that this company opened its doors on Jan 1st (no previous transactions), ...
68. ### statistics

A university has 1000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250 gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation of...
69. ### Break-Even Analysis

Given: Jay Letterman has just (year: 2012) become product manager for Avenir. Avenir is a consumer product with a unit retail price of \$1.00. Retail margins on the product are 33%, while wholesalers take a 12% margin. Avenir and its direct competitors sell a total of 20 ...
70. ### econ

Consider the following costs that a student incurs by attending a public university for one semester: \$3,000 for tuition, \$1,000 for room and board, \$500 for books and \$3,000 in after-tax wages lost that the student could have earned working. What is the total opportunity cost...
71. ### Thermodynamics

Calculate the amount of expansion occurring when a steel rail 920.000 meters in length is heated from -10.000 to 410.000 degrees Celsius. ANS = m Steel = 12 * 10 ^-6 = 0.000012 Change in length = Original length * Coefficient of linear expansion * Temperature rise. = 920m * 0....
72. ### 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?
73. ### Calculus

Zoe purchased a house in 1999 for \$196,000. In 2004, she sold the house and made a net profit of \$80,000. Find the effective annual rate of return on her investment over the 5-year period. (Round your answer to the nearest hundredth of a percentage point.)

The Tao Inc. purchased an asset for \$170,000 with a salvage value of \$8,500 have a useful life of four years. Find the depreciation expense for the first year using the 150% declining blance method. a. \$63,750 b. \$63,500 c. \$63,250 or d. \$63,000
75. ### finite math

Georgia purchased a house in 1998 for \$220,000. In 2003 she sold the house and made a net profit of \$50,000. Find the effective annual rate of return on her investment over the 5-yr period. Please round the answer to the nearest tenth of percent.
76. ### math

A company published its list of employees and their salaries (rounded off) as givem below. Employee Salaries: President- \$120,000 Vice President- \$96,500 4 Managers- \$46,600 each 2 Secrataries- \$25,000 eacb 10 Senior Employees- \$36,500 each 15 Junior Employees- \$28,500 each ...
77. ### Mathematics

The standard deviation of given population is 4.5 with a mean of 60 and the refit population has a standard deviation of 5.2 with a mean of 75. Calculate the coefficient of variation for both populations and comment on the results.
78. ### statistics

Use the Standard Normal Distribution table to find the indicated area under the standard normal curve. Q1: Between z = 0 and z = 2.24 A1: 0 = 0.5000 2.24 = 0.9875 0.9875 – 0.5000 = 0.4875 Q2:To the left of z = 1.09 A2: 0.8621 Q3: Between z = -1.15 and z = -0.56 A3: -1.15 = 0...
79. ### Algebra

Solve. Show your work. A high school athletic department bought 40 soccer uniforms at a cost of \$3,000. After soccer season, they returned some of the uniforms but only received \$40 per uniform. What was the difference between what they paid for each uniform and what they got ...
80. ### algebra

On the day a child was born, a lump sum P was deposited in a trust fund paying 6.5% interest compounded continuously. Use the balance A of the fund on the child's 29th birthday to find P. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.) A = \$5,000,000 P = \$1
81. ### accounting

The market interest rate for Christian Charities is 8% on January 1, 2008. On that day, Christian Charities issued the following bonds. A. \$500,000 7-year 7% bond B. \$300,000 10-year 9% bond For both bonds, interest is paid semiannually on June 30 and December 31 each year up ...
82. ### Math

Johnsons accumulated a nest egg of \$40,000 to use as down payment toward a new home. Present gross income has them in high tax bracket, decided to invest min \$2400/month in payments (for tax break). Financial obligations cannot exceed \$3000/month. If local mortgage rates were ...
83. ### Math

Johnsons accumulated a nest egg of \$40,000 to use as down payment toward a new home. Present gross income has them in high tax bracket, decided to invest min \$2400/month in payments (for tax break). Financial obligations cannot exceed \$3000/month. If local mortgage rates were ...
84. ### math check

1.A caterer made 150 sandwiches for 120 people. How many sandwiches are there for each person? A 1.25 or 1 1/4 sandwich/person 2.On the blueprint of Lauren's new office building, the scale is 3 in. equals 8 ft. What will be the actual length of Lauren's office if it measures 6...
85. ### Algebra 1

The value of a certain new car (time = 0 years old) is \$14,000. After two years (t=2), the value of the car is \$9,000. A. Find the linear equation representing the car after t years. B. What is the value of the car after 5 years?
86. ### project management

to accelerate a project by crashing will cost \$20000, the change will have the following benefits: 25% chance of \$15,000 benefit, 25% chance of \$20,000 bebefit, 39% chance of \$10,000 loss, 20% chance of no benefit. What is the weighted average benefit of making the change and ...
87. ### project management

to accelerate a project by crashing will cost \$20000, the change will have the following benefits: 25% chance of \$15,000 benefit, 25% chance of \$20,000 bebefit, 39% chance of \$10,000 loss, 20% chance of no benefit. What is the weighted average benefit of making the change and ...
88. ### Finance

I need some help with an assignment that I am working on for Introduction to Finance class. Here is the questions: The Landis Corporation had 2008 sales of \$100 million. The balance sheet items that vary directly with sales and the profit margin are as follows: Percent Cash...
89. ### statistics

In a population of normally distributed aptitude scores of 1000 academy students with mean 70 and Standard deviation 10, how many score above 95?
90. ### Algebra: Statistics

Five years ago, you bought a house for \$151,000, with a down payment of \$30, 000, which meant you took out a loan for \$121,000. Your interest rate was 5.75% fixed. You would like to pay more on your loan. You check your bank statement and find the following information. Escrow...
91. ### Probabilities

Can someone help me work this out. Find the a) mean, b)variance and c) standard deviation for the probability distribution below K Pr(X=k) 0 0.4 1 0.2 2 0.3 3 0.1 For mean I came up with 1.1 0(0.4)+1(0.2)+2(0.3)+3(0.1) For variance I came up with 1.09 0.4(0-1.1)sq+0.2(1-1.1)sq...
92. ### Physics

Light travels in a straight line at a constant speed of 300,000 meter per second. What is the acceleration of light? If it has a constant speed then it's not accelerating, is it? BTW I think it's 3x10^8m/sec or 300,000,000 m/sec. It would be 300,000km/sec.
93. ### solve for unknown

If jack does home improvment and price the material ,add 1 and 1/2 times that amount for labor and then quotes the job. If he gets the job for 17,000 how much is the material? and labor ?
94. ### math

For a normal distribution with mean of 80 and a standard deviation of 8, find the number of standard deviations the raw score 67 is from the mean (Give answer as a positive value rounded to nearest hundredth).
95. ### math

Suppose a bead maker wants to separate 10,000,000 beads into boxes. She will put 100,000 beads into each box. Into which box would she put the 4,358,216th bead
96. ### math

suppose a bead maker wants to separate 10,000,000 beads into boxes she will put 100,000 beads into each box into which box would she put the 4,358,216th bead?
97. ### 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 ...
98. ### psychology

In a normal distribution, what percentage of scores will fall between one standard deviation below the mean and one standard deviation above the mean?