# college, statistics

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### Statistics

Salaries of 50 college graduates who took a statistics course in college have a mean, x of $68,200. Assuming a standard deviation, σ, of $12,279, construct a 95% confidence interval for estimating the population mean μ.

### Math

The college president asks the statistics teacher to estimate the average age of the students at their college. How large a sample is necessary? The statistics teacher decides the estimate should be accurate within half year and be 92% confident. From a previous study, the ...

### Statistics

What percentage of college students are attending a college in the state where they grew up? Let p be the proportion of college students from the same state as that in which the college resides. If no preliminary study is made to estimate p, how large a sample is needed to be ...

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Do students at various colleges differ in how sociable they are? Twenty-Five students were randomly selected from each of three colleges in a particular region and were asked to report on the amount of the time they spent socializing each day with other students. The results ...

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At a small college it is known from previous years that 35% of all college freshman start in college algebra. The new freshman class has 100 students in it, What is the probability that between 35 and 42 freshman will start in college algebra? Is it reasonable to approximate ...

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At one college, GPAs are normally distributed with a mean of 2.6 and a standard deviation of 0.6. What percentage of students at the college have a GPA between 2 and 3.2?

### math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.

### Math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.

### Math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with a standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at this college. Give the 95% confidence interval.

### math

A sample of 64 statistics students at a small college had a mean mathematics ACT score of 28 with standard deviation of 4. Estimate the mean mathematics ACT score for all statistics students at college. Give the 95% confidence interval.

### statistics

A teacher is interested in finding out how many hours a day a college student at Monroe Community College exercises. The teacher randomly chooses 1000 college students and asks them, “How many hours do you exercise?” Explain whether there could be any bias in the data the ...

### Statistics

How do you find the p-value??? Thanks! In the past, 35% of the students at ABC University were in the Business College, 35% of the students were in the Liberal Arts College, and 30% of the students were in the Education College. To see whether or not the proportions have ...

### college pre statistics

consider the following sample statistics from a population that is aproximatly normal. n=15, s= 7.92,level of confidence is 99 % Calculate the margin of error( round to the nearest hunderth)

### college

describe how statistics can be important and influential in the nursing profession. Provide at least two examples where you have observed statistics to contribute positively to the needs of the customer.

### statistics

Of the 300 employees that were surveyed, 200 had college degrees, 50 were single, and 30 were both single and had college degrees. What is the probability that an employee chosen at random is single or has a college degree?

### Math-Statistics

A marketing research company needs to estimate which of two soft drinks college students prefer. A random sample of n college students produced the following 98% confidence interval for the proportion of college students who prefer drink A: (0.384, 0.424). Identify the point ...

### statistics

based on a random sample of 640 college students, the mean amount of sleep college students. construct a 95% confidence interval for the mean amount of sleep per night for college studenrs.

### college statistics

assume the population of heights of female college students mean of 64.37 inches standard deviation of 6,26 in and random sample of 74 find p(x>65.25)B. find p(x>65.25)c. why is formulas required to solve a different than c.

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Do students at various colleges differ in how sociable they are? Twenty-five students were randomly selected from each of three colleges in a particular region and were asked to report on the amount of time they spent socializing each day with other students. The results for ...

### Statistics

I am not sure how to even get started on this question could someone help please. A college advisor wants to estimate the mean annual income of all college students who graduated last year. It is believed that the incomes follow a normal distribution with population standard ...

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A study of 600 college students taking statistics revealed that 54 students received the grade of A. Typically 10% of the class gets an A. The difference between this gourp of students and the expected value is not significant at the 0.05 level. What does this mean?

### Statistics

In the population of typical college students, _ 5 75 on a statistics final exam _X 5 6.42 . For 25 students who studied statistics using a new technique, X 5 72.1. Using two tails of the sampling distribution and the .05 criterion: (a) What is the critical value? (b) Is this ...

### Statistics

linear correlation between the number of years in college versus average pay. average pay= 1,000 + 15,000x where x is the number of years in college. What would your average pay be if you were in college 2 years based on the model?

### Statistics

linear correlation between the number of years in college versus average pay. average pay= 1,000 + 15,000x where x is the number of years in college. What would your average pay be if you were in college 2 years based on the model?

### Statistics

A poll was taken of a random sample of 1189 college students. Of these students, 789 reported that they had a drinking binge (more than 10 drinks in an evening) in the past month. Select the most believable conclusion. A. About 66.358% of college students indulged in binge ...

### 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?

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In a random sample of 112 State College students, 41 students reported being current smokers. a) Calculate the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of State College students who smoke.

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In a random sample of 112 State College students, 41 students reported being current smokers. a) Calculate the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of State College students who smoke.

### College statistics- SCWK450

One hundred students took a statistics exam where the mean score was 78. The distribution was normal. The standard deviation was 4. If Chris earned an 80 on the exam, at approximately what percentile did his grade fall? (Round your answer to the nearest whole number.)

### Math

Identify the misuse or misrepresentation of statistics: “60% of all college students watch less than 2 hours of television per day.” This conclusion was reached by a college student after she had questioned 520 randomly selected students exiting the library. What is wrong ...

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explain clearly the three meaning of "statistics" contained in the statement below "you compute statistics from statistics by statistics"

### Statistics

In a random sample of 50 undergraduate students at a college, it was found that 44 students regularly access social networking websites from their college library. What is the margin of error for the true proportion of all undergraduates who access social networking sites from...

### eng02

Assignment: Incorporating Statistics, Graphs, and Illustrations Resources: Incorporating Statistics, Graphs, and Illustrations; Creating Tables tutorial; Axia College Writing Resources Web Site; and Axia College’s Writing Style Handbook Due Date: Day 7 [...

### Statistics

Based on information from Harper's Index, 37 out of a random sample of 100 adult Americans who did not attend college believe in extraterrestrials. However, out of a random sample of 100 Americans who did attend college, 41 claim that they believe in extraterrestrials. At the ...

### Statistics

If is confirm that two thirds of the students of a college are females, calculate the probability that on entering the college, the first two students one meet are (i) the same gender (ii) different gender

### Probability and Statistics

The ACT scores of applicants to college are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 20.3 and a standard deviation of 3.1. If a random sample of 20 applicants to college is chosen find the probability that their average ACT score will be 19 and 21.

### Engineering Statistics

"A study has shown that 20% of all college textbooks have a price of $90 or higher. It is known that the standard deviation of the prices of all college textbooks is $9.50. Suppose the prices of all college textbooks have a normal distribution. What is the mean price of all ...

### statistics

Thirty percent of the students in a high school face a disciplinary action of some kind before they graduate. Of those students, 40% go on to college. Of the 70% who do not face a disciplinary action, 60% go on to college. What percent of the students from the high school go ...

### Statistics

foofy computes the correlation between an individual's physical strength and his or her college grade poing average. Using a computer, the correlation for a sample of 2000 people is r(1998)=+.08, p=<.0001. she claims this is a useful tool for predicting which college ...

### Math- Statistics

Suppose 60% of adults have a college degree. If I take a random sample of 80 adults, what is the probability at least 50% of them have a college degree?

### m/c

Which of the following refers to when a researcher gathers data from a sample and uses the statistics generated to reach conclusions about the population from which the sample was taken? inferential statistics holistic statistics conclusive statistics descriptive statistics is...

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College students average 7.8 hours of sleep per night with a standard deviation of 45 minutes. If the amount of sleep is normally distributed, what proportion of college students sleep for more than 9 hours?

### Statistics

The probability that Samantha will be accepted by the college of her choice and obtain a scholarship is 0.35. If the probability that she is accepted by the college is 0.65, find the probability that she will obtain a scholarship given that she is accepted by the college.

### math

the stem-and-leaf plot shows the height, in inches, of the players on two different basketball teams. How many players on each team are less than 70 inches tall? Heights of Players In inches Austin College Barton College Leaf Stem Leaf 6 7 8 8 9 6 4 6 8 1 1 2 6 7 1 1 1 3 4 5 1...

### statistics

60% of the students at a college are female. If 13 students at that college are selected random, find the probability that 5 or 6 students will be female

### statistics

In the past a certain college has found that 35% of the students will grad within 4 years. A random sample of 450 students at this college is taken and going to be followed until graduation. A. What is the sampling distribution of the statistic of interest? B. What is the ...

### statistics - math

Sixty percent of the students at a particular community college are female. If 13 students at that community college are selected at random, find the probability that 5 or 6 students will be female. Use Appendix Table or Excel function for Binomial distribution. [Remember from...

### statistics

The mean GPA (grade point averagE. of all male students at a college is 2.77 and the mean GPA of all female students at the same college is 2.89. Suppose we take one sample of 40 male students and another sample of 50 female students from this college. What is the mean of the ...

### Statistics

In a certain city, there are 10,000 persons age 18 to 24. A simple random sample of 500 such persons is drawn, of whom 200 turn out to be currently enrolled in college. Find a 90% con¯dence interval for the percentage of persons age 18 to 24 in the city who are attending ...

### statistics

suppose that 70% of all college students love math. in a random sample of 8 college students, let x be the number of students who love math.find p(x=6)

### statistics

Assume that the population of heights of female college students is approximately normally distributed with mean m of 66 inches and standard deviation s of 4.00 inches. Show all work. (A) Find the proportion of female college students whose height is greater than 65 inches. (B...

### statistics

Use the given confidence level and sample data to find a confidence interval for the population standard sigma. Assume that a simple random sample has been selected from a population that has a normal distribution. salaries of college graduates who took a geology course in ...

### english

college graduation rates in USA and education statistics.

### college statistics

how many ways can a 3 person committee be formed from 12 people

### Statistics

From random sample of 200 college students, 40 students indicated that they smoke cigarettes. Use the information from the sample to calculate a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion of college students that smoke cigarettes (round to nearest hundredth). A. (0....

### Math/Statistics

Of 29 college juniors at State University, 13 preferred pepperoni pizza, 11 preferred supreme, and 5 preferred cheese. If we picked a college junior at State University at random, what is the probability that he or she would prefer cheese?

### statistics

Conduct a chi square analysis to determine whether sex and year in college are related. I have tried to submit the data but I can't seem to make the submission work. For my data I used 20 males and 20 females. and for the year in college I have 10 freshman, 10 sophomore, 10 ...

### Statistics

The age distribution of students at a community college is given below. Age (years) Number of students (f) 11) Over 35 26 1103 A student from the community college is selected at random. Find the conditional probability that the student is at most 35 given that he or she is at...

### College Math

How are statistics and empirical probablity related? What is a specific scientific decision?

### college

Incorporating Statistics, Graphs,and Illustration Assignment My topic is about drugs

### Statistics Homework

Statistics Question: Years to Earn Bachelor's Degree Years to Earn Bachelor's Degree: Listed below are the lengths of time (in years) it took for a random sample of college students to earn bachelor's degrees (based on data from the National Center for Education Statistics). ...

### Statistics

The standard deviation of GPAs (grade point averages) of all male students at a college is .35 and the standard deviation of GPAs of all female students at the same college is .34. Suppose we take one sample of 40 male students and another sample of 50 female students from ...

### statistics

The income of college students is normally distributed with a mean income per year is $12,000 and a standard deviation of $6,000. a)If we randomly sample 25 college students, what is the probability that the average income of our sample is less than $4,000? b)If we randomly ...

### Statistics

For some reason I didn't get the entire questions submitted on the previous email. I really need help with the last part - the part about the crusty old professor. THANKS. K Students in a very large first year college class at a prestigious college were asked how many minutes ...

### statistics

Pleas HeLp!!!!!!!!!! A random sample of the test scores of 100 applicants for college entry at a large junior college showed a mean score of 72.6. Determine a 99%, 95%, and 90% confidence interval for the m mean score of all applicants at the junior college. Assume the ...

### statistics

To display the major of a sample of college students, which graph would be the best choice?

### statistics college

find the range standard deviation and variance for following sample data 2,11,81,29,22,59,78,71,21,43,99,12,38,74,56,81

### Math Help

According to statistics gathered as part of a research project by a group of statistics students on the college campus, 376 out of the 439 deaths attributed to lightning strikes were male. If all of the names of the deceased were placed into a drum and one (1) name was ...

### Statistics

A sample survey interviews an SRS of 115 college women. Suppose that 68% of all college women have been on a diet within the last 12 months. What is the probability that 76% or more of the women in the sample have been on a diet?

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A sample survey interviews an SRS of 263 college women. Suppose (as is roughly true) that 75% of all college women have been on a diet within the past 12 months. Using the Normal approximation, what is the probability (±0.001) that 82% or more of the women in the sample have ...

### Statistics(math)

(20.47 S-AQ) A sample survey interviews an SRS of 252 college women. Suppose (as is roughly true) that 71% of all college women have been on a diet within the past 12 months. Using Normal approximation, what is the probability (±0.001) that 77% or more of the women in the ...

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12) The regression equation Credits = 15.4 - .07 Work was fitted from a sample of 21 statistics students. Credits is the number of college credits taken and Work is the number of hours worked per week at an outside job. A) Interpret the slope. B) Is the intercept meaningful? ...

### statistics

In an election for student council president at Russell Sage College, 80 students were polled and asken for whome the planned to vote. the following results of the poll were Allison 22, Emily 18, Kimberly 20 Johanna 14, Other 6. If one student from Russell Sage College is ...

### statistics

The final rankings of the top 20 NCAA college basketball teams are an example of which level of measurement?

### college statistics

find the normal approximation for the binomial probability that x=5 where n=14 and p=0.3 compare this to the value of p(x=5) found in table 2

### Statistics

One survey by the American Medical Association showed that among 785 randomly selected people who completed four years of college, 81.7% do not smoke. Use a 0.01 significance level to test the claim that people who completed four years of college are more likely to not smoke ...

### Statistics

One survey by the American Medical Association showed that among 785 randomly selected people who completed four years of college, 81.7% do not smoke. Use a 0.01 significance level to test the claim that people who completed four years of college are more likely to not smoke ...

### Statistics

I can do problems like this if the mean and standard deviation was given but what do I do if it's like this When asked whether they drink alcohol or not, 79 out of 441 college students said that they did not. Construct a 90% CI for the proportion of all college students that ...

### Statistics

2. In a given year the Murphy College admissions office accepts applications from students, who are then either accepted or not-accepted. Accepted students may or may not decide to attend Murphy College. Suppose the scores on a certain entrance exam for applicants of Murphy ...

### AP Statistics

If you know that a randomly chosen person 25 years of age or older is a college graduate, what is the probability that he/she is in the force labor? Show your work. Given for college graduates: total pop = 51,582 in labor force = 40,390 employed = 39, 293 I tried using the ...

### College Statistics

A random variable X has a Gamma distribution with (alpha = a, beta = b). Show that P(X > 2ab) < (2/e)^a. hint: X > c is equivalent to e^Xt > e^ct

### Statistics

At one college, GPA’s are normally distributed with a mean of 2.9 and a standard deviation of 0.6. Find the 70th percentile.

### Research and Statistics

5. The table below shows Psychology exam scores, Statistics Exam scores, and IQ scores for a random sample of students. What can you observe in the relationship between IQ and psychology, psychology and statistics, and IQ and statistics? Using a web-calculator, obtain the ...

### Political science college

what is a source for statistics for muslim american businesses in the US Do you know of a source for statistics for muslim american businesses in the US economy

### statistics

A resher ranoumly selects and intreviews 10 male and 100 female college teacher. type of sampling technique?

### College Statistics

For X ∼ Bin(n, p), show that E(X) = np and Var(X) = np(1 − p) Our book defines this as true, but I don't know how to actually prove it.

### statistics

A random sample of 8 male college students was taken and asked to report their shoe size and height in inches

### statistics

Reading placement scores for a particular college are normally distributed with a mean of 72 and a standard deviation of 7. a) draw a sketch of the reading placement scores for students at this college. be sure to mark the mean and also to mark one and two standard deviations ...

### statistics

Sixty-four students in an introductory college economics class were askd how many credits they had earned in college, and how certain they were about their choice of major. At a = .01, is the degree of certainty independent of credits earned? Credits Very Somewhat Very Row ...

### College Help

I'm going to college this September, and would like to know of any good web sites for beginning college students.

### misc.

if something says your pursuing a college degree does that mean your in college are are planning in the future to go to college?

### MATH

Can someone please HELP me figure this out? According to statistics gathered as part of a research project by a group of statistics students on the college campus, 376 out of the 439 deaths attributed to lightning strikes were male. If all of the names of the deceased were ...

### statistics

The National Center for Education surveyed 4400 college graduates about the lengths of time required to earn their bachelor's degrees. The sample mean is 5.15 years, and assume that standard deviation is known to be 1.68 years. Based on the sample data, construct the 99% ...

### Statistics

Use the multiple regression equation to predict a persons salary. Assume that the variable A is the number of years of college. Assume that the variable B is the number of years of experience. Suppose the person has 7 years of college and 3 years of experience. What should ...

### Statistics

Use the multiple regression equation to predict a persons salary. Assume that the variable A is the number of years of college. Assume that the variable B is the number of years of experience. Suppose the person has 7 years of college and 3 years of experience. What should ...

### statistics

Question Details The following data was collected to determine whether or not Monroe County College students work 18 hours per week: 20,22,25,12,30,49,10,30,17,15,0,24,20,22,23,20,25,24,30,12,15,29,0,25,2,40,30,0,33,0,45,30,38,48,0,40,20,0,0,24. a) Describe the population b) ...

### statistics help please!

Twelve college students were surveyed about the distance from their house to the college they attended. 12 18 54 13 15 24 8 5 14 27 1 20 1. Using the data set above, find the percentile ranking for the data point 24. (is this 75th percentile? 2. Using the data set above, what ...

### Statistics

A study is being planned to estimate the mean number of semester hours taken by students at a college. The population standard deviation is assumed to be o=4.7 hours. How many students should be included in the sample to be 99% confident that the sample mean is within one ...

### Statistics

Years to Earn Bachelor’s Degree: Listed below are the lengths of time ( in years) it took for a random sample of college students to earn bachelor’s degrees ( based on data from the U. S. National Center for Education Statistics). Based on these results, does it appear ...