# random

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### Statistics

A simple random sample is conducted of 1486 young adults who were once college students seeking bachelor’s degrees at a specific university. The study found that 780 of these young adults actually earned bachelor’s degrees. Use a 0.05 significance level to test the claim ...

### Comm155

Need help changing my passive voice words in my academic paragraph... In comparing paragraphs one and two, the flow and comprehension of paragraph two was much better. In paragraph one the author seemed to just be telling the facts instead of explaining them. The paragraph ...

### Math questions

Hi! Someone was helping me earlier with these but their explanation was hard to understand. Can someone ELSE help me? Thanka! :) 1.) There is a 10% chance it will rain on Saturday and a 30% chance it will rain on Sunday. What percent chance is there that it will rain on both ...

### Math

5. The following random sample was selected : 4, 6, 3, 5, 9, 3. Find the 95% confidence interval for the mean of the population. 6. In a sample of 35 high school seniors, 14 of them are attending college in the fall. Find the 95% confidence interval for the true proportion of ...

### Math Questions (AGAIN)

Hi! Someone was helping me earlier with these but their explanation was hard to understand. Can someone ELSE help me? Thanka! :) 1.) There is a 10% chance it will rain on Saturday and a 30% chance it will rain on Sunday. What percent chance is there that it will rain on both ...

### Algebra

1.What is the solution of the system? y=9x-2 y=7x+3 A.(-5/2,41/2) B.(5/2,41/2) C.(5/2,-41/2) D.(-5/2,-41/2) 2.The table below shows the height (in inches) and weight (in pounds)of eight basketball players. Height=67, 69, 70, 72, 74, 78, 79 Weight=183, 201, 206, 240, 253, 255 ...

### Statistics

A researcher performs a hypothesis test to test the claim that among girls aged 9-10, the mean score on a particular aptitude test differs from 72, which is the mean score for boys of the same age. Data were collected from a random sample of 43 girls aged 9-10 years and the 95...

### Probability

Consider a sequence of independent tosses of a biased coin at times k=0,1,2,…,n. On each toss, the probability of Heads is p, and the probability of Tails is 1−p. A reward of one unit is given at time k, for k∈{1,2,…,n}, if the toss at time k resulted in Tails ...

### Pre Calculus 30

1.How many positive four-digit integers can be formed that are even?9x9x9x5=3645 2.Three differently colored six-sided dice are rolled. In how many different ways can the dice turn up? 6x6x6=216 3.How many positive integers five-digit integers start with the digit 1?1x9x9x9x9=...

### statistics

Use the method specified to perform the hypothesis test for the population mean µ. The highest acceptable level of pesticide found in quail has been limited to 0.35 parts per million (ppm). A hunting organization measured the level of the pesticide found in quail harvested ...

### math

14. The top of a dresser is 33/ 4 feet from an 8-foot ceiling. Which of the following is the height of the dresser in feet? A. 41/4 B. 43/4 C. 5,/4 D. 53/4 15. A company that made $2.4 million in profits the previous year is on pace to make $3 million in the current year. If ...

### math

2) In a certain instant lottery game, the chances of a win stated as "3 in 23". Express the indicated degree of likelihood as a probability value between 0 and 1 3) A certain company reduced its management staff from 20 managers to 16. The company claimed that 4 managers were ...

### Statistics

Age 0-14 number of people= 206,423 Age 15-34 number of people= 265,778 Age 35-54 number of people= 308,946 Age 55-74 number of people= 159,092 Age over 74 number of people= 69,264 1)Classify the data in the table. A)positively skewed B)negatively skewed C)normally distributed ...

### math

Age 0-14 number of people= 206,423 Age 15-34 number of people= 265,778 Age 35-54 number of people= 308,946 Age 55-74 number of people= 159,092 Age over 74 number of people= 69,264 1)Classify the data in the table. A)positively skewed B)negatively skewed C)normally distributed ...

### statistics

Accuracy of price scanners at Wal-Mart. The National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) mandates that for every 100 items scanned through the electronic checkout scanner at a retail store, no more than 2 should have an inaccurate price. A recent study of the ...

### statistics

Accuracy of price scanners at Wal-Mart. The National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) mandates that for every 100 items scanned through the electronic checkout scanner at a retail store, no more than 2 should have an inaccurate price. A recent study of the ...

### Statistics

In an essay of 250-500 words, thoroughly address the following items and respond to the related questions: 1.Define the term standard deviation. Why is it important to know the standard deviation for a given sample? What do researchers learn about a normal distribution from ...

### Statistics

Information from the American Institute of Insurance indicates the mean amount of life insurance per household in the United States is $120,000. This distribution follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of $38,000. (A) If we select a random sample of 58 ...

### Literacy

Please check my work, thank you. Question 1 – 4: Access the Library of Congress library Catalog. Then, find the information to answer the question. 1. What year was the oldest copy of Ralph Ellison’s Going to the Territory published? A. 1952 B. 1986 C. 1987 D. 1995 Answer...

### reading and writing

Please read the following excerpt from an essay. The sentences are numbered to help you respond to the question that follows. (1) After Sean was arrested for breaking into a pawnshop, I began to wonder. (2) Why did some kids from my neighborhood end up in trouble while most of...

### Physics/Nautical Mile

Still studying! I have The Macmillan & Silk Cut Nautical Almanac from 1981 which pre-dates WGS84 and they make reference to the NM being 6046 feet at the equator and 6108 feet at the poles. Conversions to metres = 1842.82m and 1861.71m. Remarkably similar to WGS84 derived ...

### Statistics

Are my answers correct? Thanks! 1.) Based on a survey of a few thousand people, a newspaper reporter wants to draw conclusions about how a country’s citizens in general feel about the war in Iraq. At this point, is the reporter mainly concerned with data production, ...

### Statistics

Are my answers correct? Thanks! 1.) Based on a survey of a few thousand people, a newspaper reporter wants to draw conclusions about how a country’s citizens in general feel about the war in Iraq. At this point, is the reporter mainly concerned with data production, ...

### Math

1.What is the volume of the figure above if a = 6 units and b = 9 units? A. 1,620 cubic units B. 540 cubic units C. 324 cubic units D. 342 cubic units 2.Susan is building a cage for her rabbit and started by making the supports for the cage as shown below, where a = 14 inches...

### statistics

We are studying mutual bond funds for the purpose of investing in several funds. For this particular study, we want to focus on the assets of a fund and its five-year performance. The question is: Can the five-year rate of return be estimated based on the assets of the fund? ...

### Statistic

Consider a football team for whom the numbers on the active players’ jerseys are 29, 41, 50, 58, 79,…, 10 (listed in alphabetical order of the players’ names). Does it make sense to calculate the mean of those numbers? Why or why not? 2. The Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO...

### Check This Statistics Homework

1.) Based on a survey of a few thousand people, a newspaper reporter wants to draw conclusions about how a country’s citizens in general feel about the war in Iraq. At this point, is the reporter mainly concerned with data production, displaying and summarizing data, ...

### probability

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

### mATH ANSWERS

1) If the odds in favor of an event A are 3 to 1, what is the probability associated with event A occurring? A) B) C) 4 D) Determine whether the situation calls for a discrete or continuous random variable. 2) The height of a randomly selected student. A) Discrete B) ...

### Econ 112

A researcher believes that the average size of farms in the U.S. has increased from the 2002 mean of 471 acres. She took a sample of 23 farms in 2011 to test her belief and found a sample mean of 498.8 acres and a sample standard deviation of 46.9 acres. At a 5% levelof ...

### Math Statistics

The sorting algorithm known as bogosort can be described in pseudocode as: while not isSorted(input): shuffle(input) If we feed bogosort a shuffled array of length n of unique items the distribution of the number of times bogosort checks if the array is sorted (henceforth ...

### psychology

Rind, B., & Strohmetz, D. (1999). Effect on restaurant tipping of a helpful message written on the back of customers’ checks. Journal of Applied Psychology, 29, 139-144. doi:10.1111/j.15591816.1999.tb01378.x This is the article to use to answer these questions 1. What are ...

### statistics

A researcher believe that college students spend a different amount of time talking on the phone than they do instant messaging. She takes a random sample of 12 college students and records the number of hours per week each student spends on each activity and plans to test at ...

### English check

Used alloyed, comprehend, comprised, cower, empathize, formidable, homogeneous, partisan, ponderous, and wary to complete these sentences. Please correct me if I'm wrong! 1. Winston Churchill wrote of the fascination people have for "the tiny things, the sharp agate points, on...

### Statistics

The average age of chemical engineers is 37 years with a standard deviation of 4 years. If an engineering firm employs 25 chemical engineers, find the probability that the average age of the group is greater than 38.2 years old. If this is the case, would it be safe to assume ...

### Quick english check

Used alloyed, comprehend, comprised, cower, empathize, formidable, homogeneous, partisan, ponderous, and wary to complete these sentences. Please correct me if I'm wrong! 1. Winston Churchill wrote of the fascination people have for "the tiny things, the sharp agate points, on...

### Quick English check

Used alloyed, comprehend, comprised, cower, empathize, formidable, homogeneous, partisan, ponderous, and wary to complete these sentences. Please correct me if I'm wrong! 1. Winston Churchill wrote of the fascination people have for "the tiny things, the sharp agate points, on...

### Psychology

Please provide me some points to write an essay on a case. Alexis had often wished that she could understand herself better. But the fight with her boyfriend the previous night really made her wonder what was driving her behaviour. For no reason at all, she had gotten annoyed ...

### math

Please check my answers Would you be more likely to get at least 70% tails if you flip a fair coin 10 times or if you flip a fair coin 1000 times? same Consider a bowl containing 36 different slips of paper. Ten of the slips of paper each contain one of the digits from the set...

### Physics

1)A wire is carrying a current, i, in the positive y-direction. The wire is located in a uniform magnetic field, B, oriented in such a way that the magnetic force on the wire is maximized. The magnetic force acting on the wire, FB, is in the negative x direction. What is the ...

### Physics

1)A wire is carrying a current, i, in the positive y-direction. The wire is located in a uniform magnetic field, B, oriented in such a way that the magnetic force on the wire is maximized. The magnetic force acting on the wire, FB, is in the negative x direction. What is the ...

### Physics

1)A wire is carrying a current, i, in the positive y-direction. The wire is located in a uniform magnetic field, B, oriented in such a way that the magnetic force on the wire is maximized. The magnetic force acting on the wire, FB, is in the negative x direction. What is the ...

### Physics

1)A wire is carrying a current, i, in the positive y-direction. The wire is located in a uniform magnetic field, B, oriented in such a way that the magnetic force on the wire is maximized. The magnetic force acting on the wire, FB, is in the negative x direction. What is the ...

### Physics

1)A wire is carrying a current, i, in the positive y-direction. The wire is located in a uniform magnetic field, B, oriented in such a way that the magnetic force on the wire is maximized. The magnetic force acting on the wire, FB, is in the negative x direction. What is the ...

### Statistics

From: Siegel, A.F. (1997). Practical Business Statistics, 3rd Edition. Irwin/McGrawHill. Case - Can This Survey Be Saved? "What's troubling me is that you can't just pick a new random sample just because somebody didn't like the results of the first survey. Please tell me more...

### 6th grade math quiz

1. Which of the following sample spaces correctly lists all the possible outcomes for flipping a coin and spinning a four-colored spinner (red, blue, green, and yellow)? A. H-red, H-blue, H-green, H-yellow, T-yellow, T-green, T-blue, T-red B. H-red, T-red, H- blue, T-blue, H-...

### PLEASE CHECK!!! THIS MY MY 20TH TIME POSTING!!!!

The following statement describes, in random order, events during the transmission of a nerve impulse. Use them to answer the next \g question(s). Event 1: Positive ions flow into the neuron. Event 2: The resting potential of the cell membrane is restored. Event 3: The cell ...

### Business Research for Decision Making

1. Decide on the type of tool or instrument you think would be effective given your topic on if there is no relationship between customer relationship and customer loyalty, explain why this type of tool would be optimal, and point to research which has used similar tools. 2. ...

### Statistics Math

1. What type of car is more popular among college students, American or foreign? One hundred fifty-nine college students were randomly sampled and each was asked which type of car he or she prefers. A computer package was used to generate the printout below for the proportion ...

### stastics

A survey of drivers in the United States found that 15% never use a cell phone while driving. Suppose that drivers arrive at random at an auto inspection station. a. If the inspector checks 10 drivers, what is the probability that at least one driver never uses a cell phone ...

### statistic

A survey of drivers in the United States found that 15% never use a cell phone while driving. Suppose that drivers arrive at random at an auto inspection station. a. If the inspector checks 10 drivers, what is the probability that at least one driver never uses a cell phone ...

### mangement science the art of modeling w/ spreadshe

Five years ago, an automobile manufacturer started offering an extended warranty to buyers of its sport-utility vehicle.Â Â The extended warranty covered defects occurring after the initial three-year warranty expired.Â Â Of the 10,...

### stats

Question 5 of 10 A z-score of 2.0 is two standard deviations above the mean of the distribution (t). True False I chose answer A The z scores is a ratio of difference to variability (t). True False I chose False Question 6 of 10 What’s the probability that an individual, ...

### Statistics

Can someone help with these questions. I did majority of the work. but some i need help with. Are the mean number of times a month a person eats out the same for whites, blacks, Hispanics and Asians? Suppose that Table 13.26 shows the results of a study (listed below) Assume ...

### STATISTIC

1. I took a sample of the grade point averages for students in my class. For 25 students, the standard deviation of grade points was 0.65 and the mean was 2.89. The standard error for the sample was: (3 marks) 2. The heights (in inches) of adult males in Bhutan are believed to...

### Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six boxes. Is it appropriate...

### Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six boxes. Is it appropriate...

### Probability

Caleb builds a particle detector and uses it to measure radiation from a remote star. On any given day, the number of particles, Y, that hit the detector is distributed according to a Poisson distribution with parameter x. The parameter x is unknown and is modeled as the value...

### Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six boxes. Is it appropriate...

### Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six boxes. Is it appropriate...

### Statistics

Suppose in a carnival game, there are six identical boxes, one of which contains a prize. A contestant wins the prize by selecting the box containing it. Before each game, the old prize is removed and another prize is placed at random in one of the six boxes. Is it appropriate...

### bio!

how does the process of crossing over results in genetic variability in an organism due to meiotic cell division? crossing over is when the homologous chromosomes pair up on the metaphase plate during meiosis 1, the homologous chromosomes swap short bits of dna. This is one of...

### Statistics

Case - Can This Survey Be Saved? "What's troubling me is that you can't just pick a new random sample just because somebody didn't like the results of the first survey. Please tell me more about what's been done." Your voice is clear and steady, trying to discover what ...

### Statistics

From: Siegel, A.F. (1997). Practical Business Statistics, 3rd Edition. Irwin/McGrawHill. Case - Can This Survey Be Saved? "What's troubling me is that you can't just pick a new random sample just because somebody didn't like the results of the first survey. Please tell me more...

### Elements of Psychology

I need help on these questions. My answers have the < by them 1. In a typical neuron, sheaths of fatty tissue called _______ surround the axon. A. terminals C. synapse B. dendrites D. myelin <C 2. You’ve already gathered data to measure the relationship between reading...

### epidemiology

Assessing Random Error, Confounding, and Effect Modification Although researchers do their best to reduce error within every study, there will always be error. It is important to identify and report any possible error within the research study in order to accurately interpret ...

### Probability

MY MAIN PROBLEM IS FIGURING OUT WHAT DISCRETE DISTRIBUTION TO USE, BERNOULLI, BINOMIAL, DISCRETE UNIFORM, GEOMETRIC NEGATIVE BINOMIAL, OR POISSON. Every time I choose one, it's the incorrect one. Is there some way I can easily find out which one to use...

### Statistics

Listed below are body temperatures for four subjects measured at two different times in a day. Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎𝑡 6 𝑎𝑚: 98.0,97.0,98.6,97.4 Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎𝑡 6 𝑝𝑚: 98.0,97.6,98.8,98....

### Statistics (Reiny)

1. A consumer organization estimates that 30% of the households in a particular community have one television set, 39% have two sets, and 20% have three or more sets. What is the probability that a household chosen at random does not have two sets? A) 0.39 B) 0.80 C) 0.61 D) 0...

### Stastics

Did I do this right and should i show more work? Listed below are body temperatures for four subjects measured at two different times in a day. Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎𝑡 6 𝑎𝑚: 98.0,97.0,98.6,97.4 Body Temperature (°𝐹) 𝑎...

### justice

No clue where to start with this...if someone can just help me setup these problems or assist in any way that would be great. 1. d=2.507 g/1.22 mL = 2.054918033 g mL^-1 explain how both the rules for significant figures and the random error calculation (p(d) = +-0.34 g mL^-1) ...

### chemistry

No clue where to start with this...if someone can just help me setup these problems or assist in any way that would be great. 1. d=2.507 g/1.22 mL = 2.054918033 g mL^-1 explain how both the rules for significant figures and the random error calculation (p(d) = +-0.34 g mL^-1) ...

### Math

8) A consumer groups tries to determine the most expensive items in a convenience store. Four items are purchased in the convenience store and compared to the average price in stores in the area. Assume tat the price distribution is normal. Use your calculator to determine the...

### math, help

I need help or hint on the setup: what is the probability that at least 2 students in a class of 36 have the same birthday? This is 1 minus the probability that all students have different birthdays. Suppose that the birthday of a student is completely random. Then we can ...

### Statistics

I've made an attempt to solve these using my TI-84 plus, however I don't know if my approach is correct. Any help is appreciated. 1.) As the costs of prescription drugs escalate, many senior citizens are ordering from or going to Canada to get their medicine. Is there a good ...

### probability

1. A large video rental chain recently decided to change its rental policy, allowing an unlimited return date instead of requiring that movies be returned the next day. The marketing team reasoned that this would greatly increase the popularity of their stores, and also that ...

### statistics

1. Prospective Cohort Study The following tables show the crude and sex-specific results from a Prospective Cohort Study that examines the association between a binary exposure (E) and the development of a disease (D) during 20 years of follow-up. Full Data: Sex-Specific Data...

### Statistics

A university has an exclusive agreement with the coffee chain Monobeans. Several students and faculty complained about their lack of baked goods. Looking for a better provider of carbs and caffiene, the university management rents out for one trial semester a space within a ...

### Statistics

A university has an exclusive agreement with the coffee chain Monobeans. Several students and faculty complained about their lack of baked goods. Looking for a better provider of carbs and caffiene, the university management rents out for one trial semester a space within a ...

### computers

i have a java problem. i'm trying to write the hunt the wumpus game with simple conditions: (check-marked the ones i already accomplished) [x]the pits will be placed randomly [x] the wumpus is placed in the maze randomly (not sure if i did that one correctly) [x] the player ...

### Math - 7th grade

Can you check/explain the following: 1. If you roll a number cube 66 times, how many times should you expect to roll a 1? a. 9 times b. 11 times c. 8 times d. 10 times Ans. P(1) = favorable outcome/possible outcome = 66/396 , (1 x 66rolls, and 6sides x 66 rolls = 396) = 16.66...

### Statistics

part 2 - An entertainment company owns and operates movie theaters in Wyoming. The president of the company is concerned that film rentals are hurting the business. They directed a staff member to estimate the total number of films rented by households in wyoming in a ...

### Middelsworth

1. You flip a coin 30 times and get heads 11 times, so the chance of getting heads is . Is this an example of theoretical or experimental probability? (1 point)theoretical experimental 2. You have made 3 out of 10 of your last free throws. How many free throws can you expect ...

### [Data Management] - Probability

I need help with a probability quesition that has been presented in my grade 12 class. I'm really not sure how to go about solving it. "What is the probability of being dealth exactly 3 of a kind in your 5-card poker hand?" Thanks for any help. the probability is probably 60% ...

### Math

My question: A spinner looks like this: A disc divided into sections that might or might not be the same size, with a pointer that when spun will land on some part of the disc at random. The sections might be colours, or, as in these problems, have numbers in them. There are ...

### statistics

A particular report included the following table classifying 711 fatal bicycle accidents according to time of day the accident occurred. Time of Day Number of Accidents Midnight to 3 a.m. 38 3 a.m. to 6 a.m. 29 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. 64 9 a.m. to Noon 78 Noon to 3 p.m. 98 3 p.m. to ...

### statistics

A college professor believes that students take an average of 15 credit hours per semester. A random sample of 24 students in his class of 250 reported the following number of credit hours that they were taking: 12,13,14,14,15,15,15,16,16,16,16,16,17,17,17,18,18,18,18,19,19,19...

### statistics

4. Suppose you administered an anxiety test to a large sample of people and obtained normally distributed scores with a mean of 45 and standard deviation of 4. Do not use web-calculator to answer the following questions. Instead, you need to use the Z distribution table in ...

### stat

Problem 2. THE PROBABILITY THAT A RANDOMLY CHOSEN SALES PROSPECT WILL MAKE A PURCHASE IS 0.20. IF A SALESMAN CALLS ON SIX PROSPECTS, A. WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT HE WILL MAKE EXACTLY FOUR SALES? B. WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT THE SALESMAN WILL MAKE FOUR OR MORE SALES? C. ...

### Statistics

Ricardo's car rental offers five different types of vehicles, compact cars (CC), midsize cars (MC), sport utility vehicles (SUV), vans (V), and luxury cars (L). Historically, if a random individual comes to rent a vehicle, the following probabilities apply: P(CC) = 0.16 P(MC...

### theory of evolution

Just need some help with checking my answers 1. In Europe, three lineages of bears evolved from a common ancestor. Two of those lineages led to present-day black bears and brown bears. The third lineage led to cave bear that went extinct 24,000 years ago. Which of the ...

### Statistics

Step 2 - Transform the sample mean into a z-score (p. 133) x̅ = 26, N = 30, σ_X=6 Z = (X- µ)/(σ_X/√N) = (24- 26)/(6/5.4772) = (-2)/(1.0955) = 1.8257 Z = - 1.83 The z-score table notes that the area between the mean of 26 and the z-score of 1.83 = .4664. ...

### Statistics

The bank sets up an experiment to test the effectiveness of the DVD. The mail it out to a random sample of delinquent customers and keep track of how many actually do contact the bank to arrange payments. The bank's statistician calculates a p-value (probability-value) of 0....

### Satistics

1.A large electronics company wants to estimate the proportion of all households that own GPS machines. What sample size is required that would give the maximum error of 2.0% for a 95% confidence interval? An unscientific survey had an initial result of 30%. 2. The design ...

### Statistics Problems

The bank sets up an experiment to test the effectiveness of the DVD. The mail it out to a random sample of delinquent customers and keep track of how many actually do contact the bank to arrange payments. The bank's statistician calculates a p-value (probability-value) of 0....

### Statistics/Math

1. A magazine is considering the launch of an online edition. The magazine plans to go ahead only if it's convinced that more than 25% of the current readers would subscribe. The magazine contacted a simple random sample of 500 current subscribers and determine that 137 of ...

### Math Ms. Sue please

1. You flip a coin 30 times and get heads 11 times, so the chance of getting heads is eleven over thirty . Is this an example of theoretical or experimental probability? (1 point) theoretical experimental 2. You have made 3 out of 10 of your last free throws. How many free ...

### statistics

The Business School Dean wants to determine if the future plans are significantly different for the three majors at a level of confidence of at least 90%. What test(s) would you recommend? 2. A company hired 20 salespeople and gave them an initial sales skills examination; ...

### Theology

How can free will be compatible with predestination, when they hold two different views of creaiton? Free will, that God created almost everything, and predestination, that he created everything. Free will and predestination are not compatible. The concepts are also ...