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  1. Math 221

    A distribution center receives shipment of a product from three different factories in the quantities of 60, 30 and 20. Three times a product is selected at random, each time without replacement. Find the probability that (a) all three products came from the second factory and...
  2. statistic

    You draw a random sample of 300 employee records from the personnel file and find that the average years of service per employee is 6.3, with a standard deviation of 3.0 years. a. What percentage of the workers would you expect to have more than 9.3 years of service? b. What ...
  3. Probability

    If a women with a BMI below 25 are considered to be normal weight, how many of these women would be classified as overweight? If you choose a woman at random, what is the probability that she will be overweight. Chart below BMI Frequency 15.0-19.9 9 20.0-24.9 12 25.0-29.9 25 ...
  4. statistics

    Among the 500 first year students of college, 270 students study computer science, 345 students study mathematics, and 175 students study both computer science and mathematics. If one student is selected at random, find the probability that he did not take either of these ...
  5. Statistics

    According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women after childbirth is 2.3...
  6. Statics

    17. The Student Health Service assumes, based on historical data, that the height of female students is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 3 inches. The school nurse wants to estimate the average height of this year’s entering female students by examining the ...
  7. Math

    Let's propose a hypothetical situation where you plan to apply your newly acquired analytical skills to the end of the baseball season. The Dodgers most recent win percentage is 0.569. Assume that the team that they are playing and home field advantage is completely random, ...
  8. math

    There are 5 yellow cards, 4 red cards, and 1 purple card. He draws a card at random, replaces it, and draws a second card. What is the probability that both cards will be red?
  9. maths

    there are six red balls and nine blue balls in a box.a ball is selected at random.find the probability that the ball is (a)red(b) blue ( c) red or blue
  10. maths

    there are six red balls and nine blue balls in a box.a ball is selected at random.find the probability that the ball is (a)red(b) blue ( c) red of blue
  11. statistics

    A random sample of n = 4 scores is selected from a population with ƒÝ = 80 and ƒã = 20. On average, how much difference would you expect between the sample mean and the population mean? a. 0 points (the sample mean should be the same as the population mean) b. 5 points c. ...
  12. MATH

    Taylor surveys students in one grade level who own at least one pet. She finds that 50% of the students surveyed own 2 pets, 3 students own 3 pets each, and 2 students own 4 pets each. Eight of the students in the grade own 1 pet. Considering the number of pets as the random ...
  13. math

    Taylor surveys students in one grade level who own at least one pet. She finds that 50% of the students surveyed own 2 pets, 3 students own 3 pets each, and 2 students own 4 pets each. Eight of the students in the grade own 1 pet. Considering the number of pets as the random ...
  14. math

    At his school’s field day, 7 of Jake’s classmates won a bronze trophy, 14 won a silver trophy, and 10 won a gold trophy. If you choose one trophy winner at random, what is the probability that you would choose someone who won a bronze trophy?
  15. Math

    At his school’s field day, 7 of Jake’s classmates won a bronze trophy, 14 won a silver trophy, and 10 won a gold trophy. If you choose one trophy winner at random, what is the probability that you would choose someone who won a bronze trophy?
  16. Math

    There are 20 pink balloons in a bunch of 100. 34 people out of 100 like pink balloons( versus other colors). What is the probability that a person liking pink balloons gets 5 pink balloons when taking 7 random balloons from the bunch? (dependent events)
  17. math

    T and S share a digital music player that randomly selects songs to play. Together T and S have loaded 3476 songs. T and S want to know if each have loaded a different proportion of songs. When in random-selection mode, 22 of first 30 songs selected were loaded by S. Let p ...
  18. american education

    identify the rights and responsibilities you will have as a teacher in Random student locker searches without permission? is this like to: · attend school free of charge; · attend school and participate in school activities at no expense even though married or pregnant; · ...
  19. Statistics

    Solve this statistic question? A survey of 250 lobster fishermen found that they catch an average of 32.0 pounds of lobster per day with a standard deviation of 4.0 pounds. If a random sample of 36 lobster fishermen is selected, what is the probability that their average catch...
  20. statistics

    A 4 to 7 month old baby sleeps an average of 14 hours per day. At this age, babies sleep patterns follow normal distribution with the standard deviation of 1.6 a) is it unusual for a baby to sleep under 12 hours aday? b) In a random sample of 10 babies of this age,find the ...
  21. finite math

    Among 26 to 31 year olds 35% say they have driven a car while under the influence of peer pressure. suppose 2 26 to 31 year olds are selected at random. A)the probability that at least 1 has not driven under the influence? B)the probability that at least 1 of the 2 adults has ...
  22. math

    Numbered disks are placed in a box and one disk is selected at random. There are 6 red disks numbered 1 through 6, and 7 yellow disks numbered 7 through 13. In an experiment a disk is selected, the number and color noted, replaced, and then a second disk is selected. Is this ...
  23. math

    In a livestock research stations a new drug for a certain fowl disease is being tried. Samples of 36 fowls were diagnosed to have the disease. Twenty (20) fowls were treated with the drug and the rest were not. (a) Calculate the probability that a fowl picked at random is (i) ...
  24. statistics

    At a large dept. store, the avg. number of years of employment for a cashier is 5.7 with a standard deviation of 1.8 years. If the number of years of employment at this department store is normally distributed, what is the probability that a cashier selected at random has ...
  25. math

    17. Burger King's Drive-Through: Suppose that cars arrive at Burger King's drive-through at the rate of 20 cars every hour between 12:00 noon and 1:00 PM. A random sample of 40 one-hour time periods between 12:00 noon and 1:00 P.M. is selected and has 22.1 as the mean number ...
  26. statistics

    In 2000, National data suggested that 26% of all U.S. businesses were owned by women. In 2009, a consulting firm surveyed a random sample of 700 U.S. businesses and found that 28% of them were owned by women. Is this evidence of an increase in the percentage of businesses that...
  27. Stats (probability)

    Of 10 girls in a class, 3 have blue eyes. If two girls are chosen at random, what is the probability that (i) both have blue eyes, (ii) neither has blue eyes, (iii) at least one has blue eyes? I have the answers but do not know how to get them. I'm trying to use a tree diagram...
  28. Math

    Among a group of people, 10% are from NYC and 90% are not. All people from NYC are under 18 years old, and 70% of those not from NYC are also under 18 years old. One person is chosen at random, and he or she is under 18. What is the probability that the person chosen is from ...
  29. Probability i need help

    In a form 1A class there are 25 boys and 20 girls.in a form 1B there are 20boys and 15girls.A learner is choosen at random from each class.find the probability that (a):both learners are boys (b):the choosen learners are of different sexes????
  30. statistics

    A researcher wants to estimate the proportion of a population which possesses a given characteristic. A random sample of size 250 is taken and 40% of the sample possesses the characteristic. The 95% confidence interval to estimate the population proportion is
  31. statistics

    the company is concerned that a simple random sample of 2000 owners would include fewer than 12 owners of model d or fewer than 12 owners of model e. briefly describe a sampling method for randomly selecting 2000 owners that will ensure at least 12 owners will be selected for ...
  32. Statisics Question Help Please

    The proportion of students in private schools is around 11%. A random sample of 450 students from a wide geographic area indicated that 55 attended private schools. Estimate the true proportion of students attending private schools with 95% confidence. How does it estimate ...
  33. stats

    Homeowners claim that the mean speed of automobiles traveling on their street is greater than the speed limit of 35 miles per hour. A random sample of 120 automobiles has a mean speed of 37 miles per hour and a standard deviation of 4 miles per hour. Using a significance level...
  34. stats 1040

    you play a game in which you win $4 if you correctly predict the numbers of spots on a fair 6-sided die and you lose $1 if you don't correctly predict the number of spots. you plan to play 100 times. how do you set up a box model to represent your net winnings assuming you ...
  35. quantitative methods

    a packing device is set to fill detergent powder packet with a mean weight of 5 kg . The standard deviation is known to be 0.01 kg. these are known to drift upwards over a period of time due to machine fault, which is not tolerable. A random sample of 100 packets is taken and ...
  36. Math & Stats

    Please help I was up till 2am trying to figure this out last night, Thanks The top selling Red and Voss is rated 70,000 miles, which means nothing. In fact, the distance the tires can run until they wear out is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 82,000 miles...
  37. stats

    I am having a bit of trouble with some of the questions. Some of the ones I put below have an answer, is there anyway you can check the answer and help me with the rest I am having trouble with. Your sociology teacher claims that 60 percent of American males are married. You ...
  38. STATS

    The top selling Red and Voss tire is rated 70,000 miles means nothing. In fact, the distance the tires can run until they wear out is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 82,000 miles and a standard deviation of 6,400. a. What is the probability that a tire ...
  39. Math

    Malia puts together six 4-by-4-by-1 inch square layers with 1-inch cubes, then stacks them up to form a rectangular prism. This prism rests on a wooden table, on its square base. All the 1-inch cubes Malia used are white except one, which is red. As a reduced fraction, what is...
  40. statistics

    Suppose that, for students who are enrolled in college algebra, 73 percent are freshmen, 48 percent are female, and 31 percent are female and are freshmen. Your answers below should be entered as decimals and rounded to three decimal places. Two students will be independently ...
  41. Maths

    A page of text is analysed, and of the 150 words on it, 30 are nouns, 10 of which start with a vowel. Of the words that are not nouns, 85 of them do not start with vowels. a. If the word on the page is chosen at random, what is the probability that it is a noun? b. How many ...
  42. probability

    Alice and Bob each choose at random a number between zero and two. Consider the events events A: The magnitude of the difference of the two numbers is greater than 1/4. Event B: At least one of the numbers is greater than 1/4. Event C: Alice’s number is greater than 1/4. Use...
  43. geometry

    Lenny’s favorite radio station has this schedule: news: 15 min. commercials: 3 min. music: 42 min. If Lenny chooses a time of day at random to turn on the radio to his favorite station, what is the probability that the news will be on?
  44. data management gr.12

    The number of immigrants living in a certain country with a large population makes up 35% of the population. In a random sample poll of 40 people what is: a)the expected number of non-immigrants will be polled? b)the probability that no immigrants will be polled? c)the ...
  45. Advanced Algebra

    Sam and David are among 5 students who have a chance to win a free airline ticket to San Diego. 2 students from the group will be selected at random to win a ticket. What is the possibility that the 2 students selected will be Sam and David?
  46. Math

    At Chaniel's school, one cafeteria helper is chosen from each class by a random drawing. In Chaniel's class, the probability of the chosen person being taller that five feet is 1/5. Find the odds in favor of the chosen person being taller than five feet.
  47. Stats and Data

    Suppose that either of two instruments might be used for making a certain measurement. Instrument 1 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f1(x)=2x, 0 <x<1 Instrument 2 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f2(x)=3x^2, 0 <x<1 Suppose that one of the two instruments is...
  48. elective mathematics

    A ba contains 5 red and 4 white identical balls abd a second bag contains 3 red and white identical balls If one ball ios selected at random from each of the bags, Find the probability that, two balls selected will be of I)different colour Ii)same colour
  49. statistics

    Suppose that 30% of the nation's TV viewers are watching a particular presidential press conference. Typically, a Nielsen survey will sample about 1000 viewers. Suppose random sampling. What is the probability that at most 28% of the viewers in the sample are watching the ...
  50. statistics

    I am having trouble knowing if I add or multiply with this problem: Male Female Age 19 and under 4746 4517 Age 20 1625 1553 Age 21 1679 1627 Choose one driver at random. Find the probability that the driver is Male and 19 or under. Now, do I find the product of the number of ...
  51. Chemistry

    The National Vaccine Information Center estimates that 90% of Americans have had chickenpox by the time they reach adulthood. We now consider a random sample of 120 American adults: a) Would you be surprised if there were 105 people who have had chickenpox in their childhood? ...
  52. Probability (Pre-Calculus)

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

    Help!!! I'm not really good at Bayes' Theorem. Can you please walk me through. In the current second year class of a top ranked US university, all students come from three states in the US . Kansas, Illinois, and Ohio supply respectively 40%, 50%, and 10% of the students. The ...
  54. KCKCC

    A researcher believes that the percentage of people who exercise in California is greater than the national exercise rate. The national rate is 20%. The researcher gathers a random sample of 120 individuals who live in California and finds that the number who exercise ...
  55. statistics

    In one day, a random security check of 65 travelers at JFK international airport would cause 17 of those travelers to be “red-flagged” for further checks. The population standard deviation (nation wide) is 12 “red-flags” per day. Using the JFK sample, find the 90% ...
  56. statistic

    a restaurant that bills its house account monthly is concerned that the average monthly bill exceeds $200 per account. A random sample of twelve account is selected, resulting in a sample mean of $220 and a standard deviation of $12. Use a= 0.05. what is the critical value for...
  57. pstat.................HELP........................

    A diagnostic test for a disease is said to be 90% accurate inthat if a person has the disease, the test will detect it withprobability 0.9. Also, if a person does not have the disease, thetest will report that he or she does noot have it with probability0.9. Only 1% of the ...
  58. Stats

    Many colleges and universities hold a “blood drive” for organizations such as the Red Cross. To help with the planning of an upcoming blood drive, we want to estimate the proportion, p, of students and faculty who would be willing to donate a pint of blood. The Red Cross ...
  59. statistics

    A study is to be conducted to determine whether the mean cost of repairing a car is more than $500. A random sample of 100 repairs is selected and the following decision rule is constructed: conclude the null hypothesis if the sample mean is less than or equal to $515, ...
  60. Statistics

    In a simple random sample of 80 patients that go to a certain dentist, 9 patients had their teeth whitened. which interval is the 95% confidence interval for the percent of all the dentist's patients who had their teeth whitened? (4.4, 18.2) (8.4, 14.2) (5.5, 17.1) (7.8, 14.8)
  61. algebra 2

    A bag contains 7 blue marbles, 5 red marbles, and 9 green marbles. A marble is taken at random from the bag. What is the probability that the marble is blue or red? Please check my answer 12/21
  62. Math

    Could someone please let me know if I did this problem right? A bag contains seven blue marbles and five red marbles. One marble is drawn at random without replacement, and then a second marble is drawn. What is the probability that the second marble is blue if the first ...
  63. algebra 2

    teresa and julia are among 10 students who have applied for a trip to washington DC. Two students from the group will be selected at random for the trip. What is the probability that teresa and julia will be the 2 students selected /
  64. math

    A bag contains 2 white marbles amd 3 green marbles. Two marbles are drawn at random, one after the other. The first marble is replaced before the second one is drawn. What is the probability that the first marble is green and second one is white?
  65. statistics

    In class of 125 students, 70 students passed in Math, 56 students passed in Statistics, and 30 passed in both. The probability that a student selected at random from the class, has passed in only one subject is
  66. math

    Andrea has 8 blue socks and 4 red socks. She chooses one sock at random and puts it on. She then chooses another sock without looking. If the first sock is red, find the probability that the second sock will also be red. 1)3/11 2)1/6 3)2/11 4)1/12
  67. Probability

    48% of the students in the school are female and the probability of taking of physics is independent of the gender of the student, what is the probability that a student chosen at random is both a female and taking physics?
  68. Stats

    The Ledd Pipe Company has received a large shipment of pipes, and a quality control inspector wishes to estimate the average diameter of these pipes. A random sample of 18 pipes produces an average diameter of 2.56 mm with a standard deviation of 0.05 mm. You may assume that ...
  69. Statistics

    From a random sample of 500 registered voters in Los Angeles, 400 indicated that they would vote in favour of a proposed policy in an upcoming election. a) Test at the 10% significance level a politician’s statement that “those who are in favour of this policy represent ...
  70. Statistics

    A certain university has 7 vehicles available for use by faculty and staff. Five of these are vans and 2 are cars. On a particular day, only two requests for vehicles have been made. Suppose that the two vehicles to be assigned are chosen in a completely random fashion from ...
  71. xiamen university

    The probability that a person catches a cold during the cold and flu season is 0.62. Assume that 5 people are chosen at random. A) What is the probability that exactly four of them will catch a cold? B) What is the probability that three or more of them will catch a cold? C) ...
  72. statistics

    Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). ...
  73. statistics

    Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). ...
  74. Statistics

    3. A professor is interested in whether there is a difference in counseling students’ statistics competency scores among 1) those who have never taken any statistics course, 2) those who have only taken an undergraduate statistics course, 3) those who have taken COUN 503, ...
  75. statistics

    A simple random sample of 60 items resulted in a sample mean of 80. The population standard deviation is 15. a) Compute the 95 % confidence interval for the population mean. b) Assume that the same sample mean was obtained from a sample of 120 items. Provide a 95% confidence ...
  76. Math

    Garrett throws a dart at a circular dart board. The dart board has a radius, and the bull's eye in the center of the dart board has a radius of 6 inches. What is the probability that a dart thrown at random within the dartboard will hit the bull's eye? Round your answer to the...
  77. math

    During a department store sale 30 shoppers bought only clothing. 5 shoppers bought only towels, and 15 shoppers thought both clothing and towels. If 100 people shopped that day and a shopper is chosen at random, what is the probability that the shopper has bought towels?
  78. Can u plz help me PsyDag?? Stats

    In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 14 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly two will have this mild side effect (B) at least three will have this mild...
  79. statistics

    A random sample of 36 statistics students were asked to add a column of numbers. The amount of time required to compute the sum was recorded for each student. The sample mean time was 54 seconds with a sample standard deviation of 18 seconds. 1. Construct a 95% confidence ...
  80. Statistics (39)

    Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). b. The ...
  81. Economics (39)

    Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to 2 decimals). b. The ...
  82. statistics

    A committee of three people is to be formed. The three people will be selected from a list of five possible committee members. A simple random sample of three people is taken, without replacement, from the group of five people. Using the letters A, B, C, D, E to represent the ...
  83. Math

    I form a 3-digit number at random from the digits 1-9. What is the probability that my number has no repeated digits? All three digits the same? Exactly one repeated digit?
  84. statistics

    question- a packaging device is set to fill detergent powder packets with a mean weight of 5 kg .the standered deviation is known to be 0.01kg.these are known to drift upward over a period of time due to machine fault,which is not tolerable.a random sample of 100 packets is ...
  85. St

    A manufacturer is interested in determining whether it can claim that the boxes of detergent it sells contain, on average, more than 500 grams of detergent. The firm selects a random sample of 100 boxes and records the amount of detergent (in grams) in each box. The data are ...
  86. Math 😢😢😢😢😢 Help

    Suppose a jar contains 5 red marbles and 33 blue marbles. If you reach in the jar and pull out 2 marbles at random, find the probability that both are red.
  87. Probability

    Grace has 2 yellow balloons and 3 red balloons. Her brother, Caleb, is going to pop two of the balloons at random. What is the probability that he pops one of the yellow balloons and one of the red balloons?
  88. statistics

    An accounting firm is planning for the next tax preparation season. From last year's returns, the firm collects a systematic random sample of 100 filings. The 100 filings showed an average preparation time of 90 minutes with a standard deviation of 140 minutes. What is the ...
  89. statistics

    It is claimed that an automobile is driven on the average more than 20,000 kilometers per year. Random sample of 10 automobile owners are asked to keep a record of the kilometers they travel. If the sample mean and standard deviation of automobile driven are found to be 23,500...
  90. Statistics

    A researcher believes that the percentage of people who exercise in California is greater than the national exercise rate. The national rate is 20%. The researcher gathers a random sample of 120 individuals who live in California and finds that the number who exercise ...
  91. statistics

    B} The average number of mosquitoes in a stagnant pond is 70 per square meter with a standard deviation of 8. If 36 square meters are chosen at random for a mosquito count, find the probability that the average of those counts is more than 70.9 mosquitoes per square meter. ...
  92. math/statistics

    In a manufacturing plant, three machines, A, B, and C, produce 37%, 36%, and 27%, respectively, of the total production. The company's quality-control department has determined that 1.5% of the items produced by Machine A, 2% of the items produced by Machine B, and 2.5% of the...
  93. college statistics

    I am having a bit of trouble with some of the questions. Some of the ones I put below have an answer, is there anyway you can check the answer and help me with the rest I am having trouble with. Your sociology teacher claims that 60 percent of American males are married. You ...
  94. statistics

    A class has 100 students, 70 of which are boys. 70% of the boys are involved in sports, while 40% of the girls are involved in sports. A student is chosen at random. If the student chosen is a boy, what is the probability that he is involved in sports?
  95. Math

    The odds are 3 to 5 in favor of drawing a blue marble in one random drawing from an urn containing only red and blue marbles. There are more than 100 marbles in the urn. what is the minimum number of red marbles that there could be in the urn?
  96. algebra 1

    From a shipment of 350 light-bulbs, a sample of 70 was selected at random and tested. If 21 light-bulbs in the sample were found to be defective, how many defective light-bulbs would be expected in the entire shipment?
  97. LBCC

    An apartment building has the following apartments: 2 bdrm 3 bdrm 4 bdrm 1st floor 7 3 4 2nd floor 9 0 11 3rd floor 8 4 7 If an apartment is selected at random, what is the probability that it is a 2 bedroom apartment on the 3rd floor?
  98. maths-probabilty

    Bag 1 contains 2 white and 3 red balls and bag 2 contains 4 white and 5 red balls. 1 ball is drawn at random from one of the bags and is found to be red. Find the probability that it was drawn from bag 2
  99. statistics

    A researcher wants to study the spending habits of customers of a local shopping mall. The mall manager claims that the average spending per customer is $70, but the researcher believes that the average is less than $70. A simple random sample of 350 shoppers is obtained. The ...
  100. Math

    You use a line of best fit for a set of data to make a prediction about an unknown value. The correlation coefficient for your data is -0.993. How confident can you be that your predicted value will be reasonably close to the actual value? a. I can't be confident at all; this ...
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