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### Random

A room has five corners, one of the five has an angle is 179 degrees what would be the measure meant of the other angle if the sum of two of the unknown angles is 60 and the sum of the other two is 3 less than the sum of the first two. my first question is, IS THIS EVEN ...

### Statistics

According to a recent survey, 65% of all customers will return to the same grocery store. Suppose 11 customers are selected at random,what is the probability that A) exactly 5 will return? B) all 11 will return? C) at least 6 will return D) at least one will return E) how many...

### Maths

A contains some red and blue balls. There are four more red than blue balls. A ball is removed at random and replaced. A second ball is removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls are in the box. Ans Drawing a tree diag gives you ...

### Math

Can someone guide me with this question? Four teachers and five students have volunteered to serve on the school's fundraising committee, which is chaired by the principal. The principal wishes to select the committee using a random draw. He places each person's name on a slip...

### Psychology

Consider the interpretation of psychological findings. You are taking a multiple choice assessment, similar to this one, when you encounter a quandary. You see a series of four possible answer choices, two of which seem very plausible conclusions. What do you do? Answer ...

### statistics

air coin is flipped 20 times. a. Determine the probability that the coin comes up tails exactly 15 times. b. Find the probability that the coin comes up tails at least 15 times. c. Find the mean and standard deviation for the random variable X giving the number of tails in ...

### Statistics

Let X1;X2;X3;...;X6 be a random sample from a distribution with the following probability desity function: Fx(x) = (1+4x)/3 for 0<x<1 = 0 for x=<0; x>=1. (a) Determine the joint p.d.f of Y1 and Y6 where Y1<Y2<...Y6 are the order statistics. (b) Let R= Y6-Y1 ...

### Math : Probability and Standard Deviation

This is a word problem. "We know that for certain workers the mean wage is $5/hr with a standard deviation of $.50. We need to find out if a worker is chosen at random what is the probability that the workers' wage is between $4.50 and $5.50? Assume a normal distribution of ...

### Math

A florist sold bouquet of red roses to 15 of the first 20 customers who came into his shop. 1. What is the experimental probability that a random customer in that group bought a bouquet of red roses? 2. Based on the experimental probability, how many bouquets of red roses ...

### Math

A florist sold bouquet of red roses to 15 of the first 20 customers who came into his shop. 1. What is the experimental probability that a random customer in that group bought a bouquet of red roses? 2. Based on the experimental probability, how many bouquets of red roses ...

### statistics

A company produces steel rods. The lengths of the steel rods are normally distributed with a mean of 121.2-cm and a standard deviation of 1.8-cm. Suppose a rod is chosen at random from all the rods produced by the company. There is a 23% probability that the rod is longer than...

### Probability

The signers of the declaration of Independence came from the 13 colonies as shown: Massachusetts: 5 New Hampshire: 3 Virginia: 7 Maryland: 4 New Jersey: 5 Pennsylvania: 9 Rhode Island: 2 New York: 4 Georgia: 3 North Carolina: 3 South Carolina: 4 Connecticut: 4 Delaware: 3 ...

### PHYSICS

can someone help me with physics lab homework please: load 300 g at 60 degree mass at 180 deg 150 g mass at 270 deg 260 g for step two resolution of 300-g at 60 degree f load= fx'= fy'= percent error for each component for setup II? WOULD THE HYPOTHETICAL SITUATION DESCRIBED ...

### statistics

10th grade New York public school students taking a standardized English test produced test scores that were normally distributed with a mean of 85 and a standard deviation of 4. Let x be a random variable that represents the test score of a student. Students whose test scores...

### Math

A 10-in2 section of a 25-in2 dartboard is painted red. If a dart lands at random on the dartboard, what is the probability that it lands in the section painted red?

### statistics

A city survey found that 47% of teenagers have a part time job. The same survey found that 78% plan to attend college. If a teenager is chosen at random, what is the probability that the teenager has a part time job and plans to attend college?

### statistics

Suppose that 65% of all California State students own a motorcycle. A random sample of 100 CS students is surveyed and 61% indicate that they own a motorcycle. a. What is the value of the population percent given to you in the problem? b. What is the value of the sample ...

### statistics

Suppose that 65% of all California State students own a motorcycle. A random sample of 100 CS students is surveyed and 61% indicate that they own a motorcycle. a. What is the value of the population percent given to you in the problem? b. What is the value of the sample ...

### Statistics

Suppose the mean income of 35-year-olds in the US is $25,000. A random sample of 150 35-year-olds in California results in a sample mean income of $26,600 and a sample standard deviation of $3800. At the 5% significance level, ca we conclude that the true mean income of 35-...

### Math

What price do farmers get for the peach crops? in the third week of June, a random sample of 40 farming regions gave a sample mean of $6.88 per basket. assume that the standard deviation is known to be $1.92 per basket. find a 90% confidence interval for the population mean ...

### Statistics

The monthly incomes from a random sample of workers in a factory are shown below. Monthly Income (In $1,000) 4.0 5.0 7.0 4.0 6.0 6.0 7.0 9.0 a. Compute the standard error of the mean (in dollars). b. Compute the margin of error (in dollars) at 95% confidence. c. Compute a 95% ...

### Probability

Given additional information that 56% of the total employees in the company are male and 50% of them are employees who have been working less than 5 years. If an employee selected at random is known to have been working for 5 years or more, what is the probability that the ...

### 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 ...

### Psychology

HELP !!! Which statistics concept is described? Choose from these answers: [(A):statistical test] [(B):Null Hypothesis] [(C):alpha] [(D):one-tailed test] [(E):two-tailed test] [(F):Type I error] [(G):Type II error] [(H):the statistic Z] 1)When a hypothesis is that two groups ...

### random

this website is so helpful but i am confused on some things 1) the people who answer questions is this their job or are they volunteering to for free and what do they gain out of this 2)do the tutors who answer questions sit at home and answer or at some work place 3) how ...

### business statistics

An assembly process includes a torque wrench device that automatically tightens compressor housing bolts; the device has a known process standard deviation of ó = 3 lb-ft in the torque applied. A simple random sample of 35 nuts is selected, and the average torque to which ...

### business statistics

An assembly process includes a torque wrench device that automatically tightens compressor housing bolts; the device has a known process standard deviation of ó = 3 lb-ft in the torque applied. A simple random sample of 35 nuts is selected, and the average torque to which ...

### Algebra 2

Garrett thros a dart at a circular dart board. the dart board has a radius of 16 inches, 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?

### statistic

1.The state highway patrol stops every 5th car on highway 210 to check drivers' licenses and registrations. Which sampling technique are they using? systematic sampling -chose this one convenience sampling cluster sampling simple random sampling stratified sampling 2.You ...

### Statistics

According to a recent survey, 65% of all customers will return to the same grocery store. Suppose 11 customers are selected at random,what is the probability that A) exactly 5 will return? B) all 11 will return? C) at least 6 will return D) at least one will return E) how many...

### math

A random sample of dogs at different animal shelters in a city shows that 12 of the 60 dogs are puppies. The city's animal shelters collectively house 1,200 dogs each year. About how many dogs in all of the city's animal shelters are puppies? THANK YOU!

### Science-Chemistry

1)Fill in the blanks. In a liquid, particles are _____arranged. They move about in ____ directions and slide over one another. Can I say "irregularly" & "any" as the answers? I know "random directions" is better, but can we accept "any directions"? 2) When water at 30ËšC is ...

### Statictics

2. Herpetologists (snake specialists) found that a certain species of reticulated python have an average length of 20.5 feet with a standard deviation of 2.3 feet. The scientists collect a random sample of 30 adult pythons and measure their lengths. In their sample the mean ...

### Statistics

(1) Gluten sensitivity, which is also known as wheat intolerance, affects approximately 15% of people in U.S. Let p be the proportion in a random sample of 800 individuals who have gluten sensitivity. Find the probability that the value of p is (a) Within 0.02 of the ...

### hostos

the average math sat score is 500 with a standard deviation of 100. a particular high school claims that its students have usually high math SAT scores a random sampel of 50 students from this school was selected, and the mean math sat score was 530 . Is the high school ...

### Stats

Determine the following random variables discrete or continuous: a)Number of fish I caught during 2 hours? I said: discrete b)Temperature of a coffee cup? I said: continuous c)Height of a 2-year-old maple tree? I said: continuous d) Number of credit cards I have in my wallet? ...

### Math

Let X and Y equal the respective numbers of hours a randomly selected child watches movies or cartoons on TV during a certain month. From experience, it is known that E(X) = 30, E(Y) = 50, Var(X) = 52, Var(Y) = 64, and Cov(X, Y)= 14. Twenty-five children are selected at random...

### Probability & Statistics

You want to rent an unfurnished one-bedroom apartment in Boston next year. The mean monthly rent for a random sample of 14 apartments advertised in the local newspaper is $1200. Assume that the standard deviation is $230. Find a 95% confidence interval for the mean monthly ...

### Math

9 fair coins are independently tossed in a row. Let X be the random variable denoting the number of instances in which a Head is immediately followed by a Tail during these 9 tosses. The variance of X has the form ab, where a and b are coprime integers. What is the value of a+...

### Math

9 fair coins are independently tossed in a row. Let X be the random variable denoting the number of instances in which a Head is immediately followed by a Tail during these 9 tosses. The variance of X has the form a/b, where a and b are coprime integers. What is the value of a...

### statistics

twenty light bulbs are tested to see if they claims last long as the manufacturers claims they do. three light bulbs failed the test. two light bulbs are selected at random without replacement from this collection of bulbs find the probability that both light bulbs failed the ...

### statistics

The average math SAT score is 500 with a standard deviation of 100. A particular high school claims that its students have unusually high math SAT scores. A random sample of 50 students from this school was selected, and the mean math SAT score was 530. Is the high school ...

### ci

A researcher is interested in whether students who attend private high schools have higher average SAT Scores than students in the general population. A random sample of 90 students at a private high school is tested and and a mean SAT score of 1030 is obtained. The average ...

### Math: Geometry

Of 162 students honored at an academic awards banquet, 48 won awards for mathematics and 78 won awards for English. There are 14 students who won awards for both mathematics and English. A newspaper chooses a student at random for an interview. What is the probability that the...

### stats

In a straight 3 lottery you choose a 3 digit number. A 3 digit number is chosen at random, If your number mataches you win $250. 1. How many diifrent three digit numbers are there? I thought you would do 3^3 but that only equaled 27 so i assumed im wrong 2. what is the ...

### statistics

An ordinary (fair) die is a cube with the numbers 1 through 6 on the sides (represented by painted spots). Imagine that such a die is rolled twice in succession and that the face values of the two rolls are added together. This sum is recorded as the outcome of a single trial ...

### Statistics

a random sample of 10 minature tootsie rolls was taken from a bag. Each piece was weighed on a very accurate scale. The results in grams were 3.087, 3.131,3.241,3.270,3.353,3.400,3.411,3.437,3.477 a.) construct a 90 percent confidence intervalfor the true meam weight. b.)what ...

### Statistics

Suppose that the probability distribution of a random variable x can be described by the formula P(x) = x/15 For each of the values x = 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. For examples, then, p(x=2) = p(2) = 2/15 a Write out the probability distribution of x. b Show that the probability ...

### 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 ...

### maths-probabilty(URGENTLYYY)

There are two bags out of which 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

### College Math

In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology but not Spanish?

### college intermediate

In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology but not Spanish?

### astronomy

Which statement gives the relationship between the waves in the electric and magnetic fields in an electromagnetic wave? a)they are in phase and parrallel to each other in space b)they are 90 degrees out of phase but parrallel in space c)they are in phase but perpendicular to ...

### Probability

A box contains 3 blue, 5 red, 4 white marbles. If one marble drawn at random: find probability of blue given not white. Find probability of not red given not white

### MATH/Probability

our different written driving tests are administered by the MVD. one of these four tests is selected at random for each applicant for a drivers test. if a group consisting of two women and three men apply for a license, what is the probability that a. exactly two of the five ...

### Math 7th grade

Susan has red, blue, and yellow sweaters. Joanne has green, red, and white sweaters. Diane's sweaters are red, blue, and mauve. Each girl has only one sweater of each color and will pick a sweater to wear at random. Find the probability that each girl chooses a different color...

### statistics

A company assembles drills using components from two sources. Acemart supplies 91% of the components and Begud supplies the rest. It is known that 6% of the components supplied by Acemart are faulty and 3% of those supplied by Begud are faulty. a) represent this info on a tree...

### math

B) A random sample of 16 mid-sized cars tested for fuel consumption gave a mean of 26.4Kilometers per liter with a standard deviation of 2.3 kilometers per liter. i) Assuming that the kilometers per liter given by all mid-sized cars have a normal distribution, find a 99% ...

### Statistics

The mean grade in this class last semester was 78.3, and the variance was 49 . The distribution of grades was unimodal and symmetrical. Using this information determine the probability that “Joe”, a random student you know nothing about, other than the fact that they are ...

### probability

A jar contains 3 red balls and 2 green balls. You draw one ball at random. Determine the probability of selecting a. red b. green c. blue d. red or green p.s: the reason I am asking this questions is because we never learned about it in class and I don't know how to do it; so ...

### Stats

Suppose that a random sample of adults has a mean score of on a standardized personality test, with a standard deviation of . (A higher score indicates a more personable participant.) If we assume that scores on this test are normally distributed, find a confidence interval ...

### Statistics

Let x and y be the amounts of time (in minutes) that a particular commuter must wait for a train on two independently selected days. Define a new random variable w by w = x + y, the sum of the two waiting times. The set of possible values for w is the interval from 0 to 2a (...

### 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...

### Statistics

M&M plain candies come in various colors. According to the M&M/Mars Department of Consumer Affairs, the distribution of colors for plain M&M candies is as follows. Color Purple Yellow Red Orange Green Blue Brown Percentage 18% 19% 21% 9% 9% 6% 18% Suppose you have a large bag ...

### Statistics

Dr. Hernandez plans to measure FEV in a random sample of n young women from a certain popu- lation, and to use the sample mean y ̄ as an estimate of the population mean. Let A be the event that Hernandez’s sample mean will be within ±100 ml of the popula- tion mean. ...

### 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 ...

### statistics

The U.S. Department of Agriculture claims that the mean consumption of coffee by the person in the United States is 24.2 gallons per year. A random sample of 120 people in the United States shows that the mean coffee consumption is 23.5 gallons per year with a standard ...

### statistics

According to a USA Today poll conducted in February 2009, 83% of adults nationwide are in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs. Calculate the mean number of adults in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs in a random sample of 10 ...

### statistics

Hannah selected a simple random sample of all adults in her town and based on this sample, consrtucted a confidence interval for the mean salary of all adults in the town. however, the distribution of salaries in the town is not exactly normal. will the confidence interval ...

### geometry

In exercises 31-34, a cooler at a picnic contains 100 cans of soda covered by ice. There are 30 cans of soda, 40 cans of orange soda, 10 cans of ginger ale,and 20 cans of root beer. The cans are all the same size and shape. If one can is selected at random from the cooler,...

### Biology

In order to predict the percentage of males and females three assumptions must be considered: 1. The X carrying sperm and Y carrying sperm have an equal chance of fetilization: 2. The egg and sperm combine at random: 3. the XX and XY zygotes have equal chance of development at...

### math

1. A bag contains 9 tiles numbered 1 to 9. P(4) = (1 point) experimental; the result is found by repeating an experiment. experimental; the result is based on the number of possible outcomes. theoretical; the result is found by repeating an experiment. theoretical; the result ...

### Stats

the typical saturday the oil change facility will perform 40 oil changes between 10 am and 12pm. treating this as a random sample, what mean oil change time would there be a 10% chance of being at or below? There is a 10% chance of being at or below a mean oil change time of ...

### 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 ...

### Probability and statistics

1. In a City, out of 20000 news paper subscribers, exactly 5000 subscribe to The Hindu. An advertising firm surveys 500 different subscribers of these 20000 subscribers. The random variable X = the number of The Hindu subscribers surveyed by the advertizing firm, has Choose ...

### 12 math

there are 8 opposite sex married couples at a party. two people are chosen at random to win a door prize. A. what is the probability that the 2 people will be married to each other? B. what is the probability that the 2 people will be same sex? C. if 6 people are chosen whats ...

### Math - Expected Value

If you select a chip at random from a jar with 7 red, 2 green and 1 blue chip. If the chip you pick is red, you win $10,000, if it is green, you wil $20,000 and if it is blue, you lost $100,000. What is your expected value of this game?

### math

In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology but not Spanish?

### maths-probabilty

There are two bags out of which 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

### geometry

In step 4 of the construction of a perpendicular line through a point, why must the compass point be placed on the points where the arc intersects with the original line? How would the construction be different if the compass point were placed at random points on the original ...

### 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 ...

### statistics

the manufacturing of jstcare automobile uses a random sample of 500 car owners to determeine if the proportion of satisfied caar owners is different for jetcare than for other cars a)perform a hypothesis test t the 5 percent level if the sample contained 100 jetcare of whom 70...

### Geometry

A circle of radius 1 is drawn in the plane. Four non-overlapping circles each of radius 1, are drawn (externally) tangential to the original circle. An angle ã is chosen uniformly at random in the interval [0,2ð). The probability that a half ray drawn from the centre of the ...

### college- math

a children's theater found in a random survey that 58 customers bought one snack bar item, 49 bought two items, 31 bought three items, 4 bought four items, and 8 avoided the snack bar altogether. use this information to find the expected number of snack bar items per customer...

### chemistry

The aspirin content in the analgesic tablets is determined from 120 samples to have a ean of 250 mg with a standard deviation of 5 mg. from a production line, what percentage of the tablets are expected to contain between 243 and 262 mg of aspirin?What is the 95 % confidence ...

### chemistry

The aspirin content in the analgesic tablets is determined from 120 samples to have a ean of 250 mg with a standard deviation of 5 mg. from a production line, what percentage of the tablets are expected to contain between 243 and 262 mg of aspirin?What is the 95 % confidence ...

### Math

Your teacher has a large box containing an equal number of red and blue folders. There are 24 students in your class. The teacher passes out folders at random. Ten students receive a red folder. Compare the experimental probability of recieving a red folder with the ...

### statistics

Expected relative frequency probability represents a calculated probability based on large numbers of trials. In an example of a deck of 52 cards, where you randomly pull cards from the deck and record what they are, you find that over 1000 random draws, you pull an ACE 76 ...

### statistics

A standardized third grade reading test, called the We Can Read Test, has a mean of 50 with a standard deviation of 10. A developmental psychologist conducts a study, where he assesses the reading ability of a random sample of 75 third graders using the We Can Read Test, and ...

### 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 ...

### Business Math

The Principal of SACRO Primary is concerned that the average speed of cars travelling along Princess Road exceeds the recommended speed of 60km/h. A random sample of 10 cars had their speeds measured by radar and the results (in km/h) are as follows: 81, 53, 62, 79, 52, 68, 61...

### psychiology

Wihtin groups, differences in intelligence are highly correlated with _______. Between groups, differences are highly correlated with __________. a. heritability; environment b. environment; genes c. heritability; random error in measurmemt d. genes; the heritability estimate ...

### Math

A box contains some red balls and some blue balls. There are four more blue balls than red balls. A ball is removed at random, replaced and a second ball randomly removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls of each colour are in ...

### statistics

According to a bank, the time taken by its customers to use cash dispensing machines is normally distributed with a mean of 18 seconds and a standard deviation of 3 seconds. I) What is the probability that a customer selected at random takes less than 13 seconds? II) Find the ...

### Probability and Statistics

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...

### math

he table below shows the number of deaths in the U.S. in a year due to a variety of causes. For these questions, assume these values are not changing from year to year, and that the population of the United States is 312 million people. table: Cause Deaths Passenger car ...

### statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.

### statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.

### Statistics

Box A contains 4 red and 6 blue balls. Box B contains 5 red and 10 blue balls. A box is selected at random and a ball is drawn. Find the probability that the ball is blue, given that it came from Box B.