# standard deviation of net present value

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### statistics

ok i was given a set of data asked to create a graph of my choice to represent the data then i'm asked Does the sahpe of the distribution allow the use of the mean and the standard deviation to describe it? ok how does the mean and the standard deviation effect the shape of ...

### Math-Statistics

I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 156 and 276 for a data set with a mean of 216 and standard deviation of 12. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 68% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of 219 ...

### Contempoary Mthematics

Question8: Using the Present Value Table on page 358 of your text to compute the present value (principal) for an investment with a compound amount of \$20,000, a 30 moth term of investment, and a 14% nominal interest rate compound semiannually. Question 9. What is the compound...

From the length(in seconds) of 80 randomly chosen U2 songs, the mean determined was 289.6986295 and standard deviation was 76.82292002. Assume that the data is normally distributed and that the bands entire collection of songs has a mean and standard deviation equal to those ...

### Math Probability Distribution

A probability distribution has a mean of 57 and a standard deviation of 1.4. Use Chebychev’s inequality to find the value of c that guarantees the probability is at least 96% that an outcome of the experiment lies between 57 - c and 57 - c. (Round the answer to nearest whole...

### Algebra

On a standardized test, the distribution of scores is normal, the mean of the scores is 75, and the standard deviation is 5.8. If a student scored 83, the student's score ranks 1. below the 75th percentile 2. above the 97th percentile 3. between the 75th percentile and the ...

### present value

An investment pays you \$20,000 at the end of this year, and \$10,000 at the end of each of the four following years. What is the present value (PV) of this investment, given that the interest rate is 4% per year?

### statistics

Section 5.3: Normal Distributions: Finding Values Answer the questions about the specified normal distribution. Q1: The lifetime of ZZZ batteries are normally distributed with a mean of 265 hours and a standard deviation ó of 10 hours. Find the number of hours that represent ...

### math (statistics

John's z-score on a college entrace exam is 1.3. If the raw scores have a mean of 480 and a standard deviation of 70 points, what is his raw score? Use a z-score formula to find John's raw score. The formula: z = (x - mean)/sd -->sd = standard deviation Using what you know ...

### Math

I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 156 and 276 for a data set with a mean of 216 and standard deviation of 12. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 68% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of 219 ...

### Stats

I. Use Chebyshev’s theorem to find what percent of the values will fall between 183 and 227 for a data set with a mean of 205 and standard deviation of 11. II. Use the Empirical Rule to find what two values 99.7% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean of ...

### Finance

Stone Inc. is evaluating a project with an initial cost of \$8,450. Cash inflows are expected to be \$1,000, \$1,000 and \$10,000 in the three years over which the project will produce cash flows. If the discount rate is 13%, what is the net present value of the project?

### Statistics

In Professor White’s statistics course the correlation between the students’ total scores before the final examination and their final examination scores is r = 0.9. The pre-exam totals for all students in the course have mean 275 and standard deviation 50. The final exam ...

### math 3

a sample of restraunts in a city showed that the average cost of a glass of iced tea is \$1.25 with a standard deviation of 7 cents. if a new restraunt charges a price for iced tea that has a z value of 1.25, then what is the teas actual cost

### statistics

Question: A standard placement test has a mean of 105 and a standard deviation of ó = 13. Determine the minimum sample size if we want to be 99% certain that we are within 3 points of the true mean. Answer: N = ( zc ó/E)^2 = (2.575 x 13/3)^2 = 121

### Math Statistics

I am confused I want to find the values of the equation of Yi=a + bxi. Time spent on twitter is the predictor variable and time spent working on twitter is the response The correlation between minutes spent on twitter and minutes spent working is -0.5 The standard deviation in...

### Statistics

Suppose the heights of 18-year-old men are approximately normally distributed, with mean 66 inches and standard deviation 4 inches. (a) What is the probability that an 18-year-old man selected at random is between 65 and 67 inches tall? (Round your answer to four decimal ...

### finance

The expected return on the market is 12% and the risk free rate is 7%. The standard deviation of the return on the market is 15%. Ones investor creates a portfolio on the efficient frontier with an expected return of 10%. Another creates a portfolio on the efficient frontier ...

### Statistics

Let's pretend the Work variable is normally distributed, with a mean/median/mode value of 22 and a standard deviation of 17. Based on these numbers, we can say that approximately 68 percent of SOC 390 students work between ______ and ______ hours per week.

### statistics

1. A random sample of n = 16 scores is selected from a normal distribution with a mean of µ = 50 and a standard deviation of á = 10. What is the probability that the sample mean will have a value between 45 and 55? What is the probability that the sample mean will have a ...

### Algebra

A supervisor finds the mean number of miles that the employees in a 9the x has a line on top)department live from work. He finds X=2.9 and s=3. Which statement must be true? z376 is within 1 standard deviation of the mean. z37 is between 1 and 2 standard deviations of the mean...

### statistics

The mean number of fitness magazines in a sample of homes is 16, the standard deviation is 5; and the mean for the number of pages of fitness magazines in a sample of homes is 43, with a standard deviation of 8. Which set of data set is more variable?

### statistics

The average amount spent at a fast-food restaurant in California was \$3.30, with a standard deviation of \$.40. Yet in Georgia, the average amount spent at a fast-food restaurant was \$3.25, with a standard deviation of \$.10. What do these statistics tell you about fast-food ...

### Statistics

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

Consider the following set of data. (25, 6), (25, 51), (62, 34), (84, 15), (112, 57), (122, 14) (a) Calculate the covariance of the set of data. (Give your answer correct to two decimal places.) 40.17 (b) Calculate the standard deviation of the six x-values and the standard ...

### stats

One company produces movie trailers with mean 150 seconds and standard deviation 40 seconds, while a second company produces movie trailers with mean 120 seconds and standard deviation 30 seconds. What is the probability that two randomly selected trailers, one produced by ...

### statistics

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

### statistics

Jack’s ACT score is 30. Jason’s SAT score is 950. Who did better? The mean SAT score is 1000 with a standard deviation of 100 SAT points. The mean ACT score is 22 with a standard deviation of 3 ACT points

### Statistic

Twenty students assigned to an experimental group receive 30 in a control group has a mean of 38 on the test (with an estimated population standard deviation of 3); the control group has a mean of 35 (with an estimated population standard deviation of 5). Using the .05 level, ...

### Statistics

Assume there are two lakes containing trout and the weights of the trout in each lake are normally distributed. The distribution of trout weight in Lake A has a mean of 18 ounces with a standard deviation of 2 ounces. The distribution of trout weight in Lake B has a mean of 19...

### Statistics

A random sample of size 20 from a normal population will sample mean 42 and sample standard deviation of 6 . To test the hypothesis the population mean 44 at 5% level of significance , find the p-value and comment

### statistics

A random sample of size 20 from a normal population will sample mean 42 and sample standard deviation of 6 . To test the hypothesis the population mean 44 at 5% level of significance , find the p-value and comment

### statistics

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

### statistics

solve: our health organization is interested in estimating the average value of outstanding accounts receivable. After selecting a sample of 100 accounts, suppose that the mean was \$120 and the standard deviation was \$40. Use these data to construct a 98% confidence interval. ...

### Sampling Distribution

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 5.The standard deviation of a variable is 15. If a sample of 100 individuals are selected compute for a.The standard error of the mean. b.What sample size is necessary to double the standard error of the ...

### Finance301

Suppose your bank account will be worth \$15,000.00 in one year. The interest rate (Discounted Rate) that the bank pays is 7%. What is the present value of your bank account today? What would the present value of the account be if the discount rate is only 4%?

### math

Classify the finacial problem. Assume a 7% interest rate compounded annually. Find the value of a \$ 1,000 certificate in 4 years. a) sinking fund, b) ordinary annuity, c) future value, d) present value e) amortization.

### math

Classify the finacial problem. Assume a 7% interest rate compounded annually. Find the value of a \$ 1,000 certificate in 4 years. a) sinking fund, b) ordinary annuity, c) future value, d) present value e) amortization

### English

I am psueo conducting an experiment on 144 freshmen high school students who are evenly divided into 6 groups. The treatment group are receiving a new instructional strategy that the control group is not receiving. A t-test was conducted after a pre-test of a CBM measurement, ...

### Stats

The amount of time Ricardo spends brushing his teeth follows a Normal Distribution with unknown mean and standard deviation. Ricardo spends less than one minute brushing his teeth about 40% of the time. He spends more than two minutes brushing his teeth 2% of the time. Use ...

### Math

A friend claims that the average length of trout caught in this lake is 19 inches. To test this claim we find that a sample of 13 trout has a mean length of 18.1 inches with a sample standard deviation of 3.3 inches. The population standard deviation is unknown. If you assume ...

### probability

1. The time it takes a student to cycle to school is normally distributed with a mean of 15 minutes and a variance of 2. The student has to be at school at 8.00a.m. At what time should the student leave her house so that she will be late only 4% of the time? 2. In a study for ...

### matha

The value of a machine depreciates every year by 5% if the present value of the machine be rupees 100000 what will be its value after 1year . ... Then the answer 9500000

### matha

The value of a machine depreciates every year by 5% if the present value of the machine be rupees 100000 what will be its value after 1year . ... Then the answer 9500000

### Statistics

What is the mean and standard deviation of 63.7%? What is the mean and standard deviation of 61.4%? Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 63.7% Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 61.4%? Please help I am so lost...

### Statistics

What is the mean and standard deviation of 63.7%? What is the mean and standard deviation of 61.4%? Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 63.7% Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, describe the sampling distribution of 61.4%? Please help I am so lost...

### Maths

1a) for an organic dairy cow, shortly after calving, assume that the amount of milk produced follows a normal distribution with a mean of 27 litres of milk per day and a standard deviation of 4 litres of milk per day. i) calculate the probability that an organic dairy cow will...

### corporate financial

check my answer if answer is diffferent show how you got it 1. Firm A uses straight-line depreciation. Firm B uses MACRS depreciation. Both firms bought \$100,000 worth of equipment two years ago. The equipment has a 7-year life. Both firms are in the 34 percent tax bracket. ...

### Maths

the value of a machine depreciates every year by 5% .if the present value of the machine is 100000 ,find the value after 2 years

### Maths

the value of a machine depreciates every year by 5% .if the present value of the machine is 100000 ,find the value after 2 years

### statistics

f someone scored two Standard Deviations above the Mean on a standardized test where the Mean = 100 and the Standard Deviation = 15, then that person’s numerical score would be…? A. 125 B. 130 C. 160 D. 90th Percentile

### algebra 2

The time it takes for climbers to reach the highest point of a mountain is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 0.75 hours. If a sample of 35 people is drawn randomly from the population, what would be the standard error of the mean of the sample?

### accounting

Discuss how the net promoter score is calculated. Show an example of a calculation of a net promoter score (use the data below). What does this score mean specifically in this example? Discuss how the net promoter score can assist in the value of a company. Discuss at least ...

The U.S. Dairy Industry wants to estimate the mean yearly milk consumption. A sample of 16 people reveals the mean yearly consumption to be 60 gallons with a standard deviation of 20 gallons. a. What is the value of the population mean? What is the best estimate of this value...

### Statistics

A driving machine was employed to hit a sample of 41 each of two different brands of golf balls using the same force each time. The research team measured the distance between the point of impact and where the ball eventually came to rest on the ground. Results are show below...

### Stats

National Packing Materials Company claims its X20 box can hold loads up to at least 80 pounds. Smith Widget Company has been using the boxes for one year and feels the boxes fail at lighter loads. Hearing the complaints from Smith, the lead engineer for National Packaging ...

### Statistics

The head librarian claims that books have been checked out an average of seven times in the last year. You suspect she has exaggerated the checkout rate and that the mean number of checkouts per book per year is, in fact, less than seven. Using the computerized card catalog, ...

### statistics

I.use the chebyshev's theorem to find out what percentage of the values will fall between 201 and 257 for a data set with a mean of 229 and standard deviation of 14. II. use the emperical rule to find out two values 68% of the data will fall between for a data set with a mean ...

### Math

On a test whose distribution is approximately normal with a mean of 50 and a standard deviation of 10, the results for three students were reported as follows: Student Opie has a T-score of 60. Student Paul has a z-score of -1.00. Student Quincy has a z-score of +2.00. Obtain ...

### Stasistic

On a test whose distribution is approximately normal with a mean of 50 and a standard deviation of 10, the results for three students were reported as follows: Student Opie has a T-score of 60. Student Paul has a z-score of -1.00. Student Quincy has a z-score of +2.00. Obtain ...

### Statistics

I took a large sample of households in a city, and based on that, estimate the standard deviation of the income for all households in the city is \$800. In order to make a desired conclusion about the income for all the households in the city, I want the sample mean for another...

### Statistics and Probability

I took a large sample of households in a city, and based on that, estimate the standard deviation of the income for all households in the city is \$800. In order to make a desired conclusion about the income for all the households in the city, I want the sample mean for another...

### Statistics

The lifetime of a certain smart phone battery has an unknown distribution with mean value of 8 hours and standard deviation of 2 hours. What is the approximate probability that the average battery lifetime of a sample of 36 batteries will exceed 8.1 hours?

### Statistics

The lifetime of a certain smart phone battery has an unknown distribution with mean value of 8 hours and standard deviation of 2 hours. What is the approximate probability that the average battery lifetime of a sample of 36 batteries will exceed 8.1 hours?

### Managerial Accounting

Doughboy Bakery would like to buy a new machine for putting icing and other toppings on pastries. These are now put on by hand. The machine that the bakery is considering costs \$78,000 new. It would last the bakery for ten years but would require a \$9,000 overhaul at the end ...

### fiance

Sonny owns \$5,000 worth of High Risk Enterprises (HRE) stock. HRE has a standard deviation of 16 percent and a beta of 2.0. He wants to invest another \$5,000 and create a \$10,000 portfolio that is equally as risky as the overall market. Which one of the following will ...

### Math

Sonny owns \$5,000 worth of High Risk Enterprises (HRE) stock. HRE has a standard deviation of 16 percent and a beta of 2.0. He wants to invest another \$5,000 and create a \$10,000 portfolio that is equally as risky as the overall market. Which one of the following will ...

### Investing

Sonny owns \$5,000 worth of High Risk Enterprises (HRE) stock. HRE has a standard deviation of 16 percent and a beta of 2.0. He wants to invest another \$5,000 and create a \$10,000 portfolio that is equally as risky as the overall market. Which one of the following will ...

### stats

To test the hypothesis H0 : ì = 100 against H1 : ì > 100, a statistics practioner randomly sampled T observations and found the mean x = 106 and the standard deviation sx = 35. The value of the test statistic is equal to (1) 1.1743 (2) −1.7143 (3) 0.1714 (4) 17.143...

### Maths

If the value of a machine depreciates 15percent every year.What was its value 1 year ago.its present value is 85000

### Math

the value of a machine depreciates every year by 5% .if the present value of the machine is 100000,what is the value after 2 years

### stats 2

3. Piyush, who had joined the infrastructure department of the bank, was asked to estimate the rental value of commercial property at Ranchi, for the purpose of identifying suitable premises for locating a new branch. Piyush assessed the standard deviation of the value of the ...

### Maths

Lower quartile=39, Upper quartile=63. Measurements of wind speed on a certain island were taken over a period of one year. A box-andwhisker plot of the data obtained is displayed above, and the values of the quartiles are as shown. It is suggested that wind speed can be ...

### Chemistry

The cell diagram for the lead-acid cell that is used in automobile and truck batteries is Pb(s) l PbSO4 (s) l H2SO4 (aq) l PbO2(s), PbSO4(s) l Pb (s) where the comma between PbO2 (s) and PbSO4 (s) denotes a heterogeneous mixture of the two solids and the right-hand lead ...

### statistics

. For patients with a certain disease the amount of certain protein in the blood is normally distributed with a mean of 130 and a standard deviation of 5. For patients without the disease the amount of that protein is normally distributed with a mean of 150 and a standard ...

### statistics

For patients with a certain disease the amount of certain protein in the blood is normally distributed with a mean of 130 and a standard deviation of 5. For patients without the disease the amount of that protein is normally distributed with a mean of 150 and a standard ...

### Statistics homework distribution problem?

i need help with how to solve this: consider a normal distribution with mean 30 and standard deviation 2. what is the probability a value selected at random from this distribution is greater than 30? the book gives me the answer but i need to know how to solve it. please help?

### Statistics

A school psychologist decided to separate some classes by gender to see if learning improved. She looked at studded scores on the final exam and obtained the following information: Students in boy-girl classrooms obtained an average of 71.4 on their final exams with a standard...

### finance

What is the net present value of a project that has an upfront cash outlay of \$30,000, and generates cash inflows of \$15,000 in year 1, \$20,000 in year 2, and \$25,000 in year 3 assuming that the company’s cost of capital is 15% per year?

### Chemistry

For the reaction, 2SO2(g) + O2(g) ¨ 2SO3(g) + heat, at equilibrium, what will be the effect on the net amount of SO3 present if the temperature of the container is increased? A) The concentration of SO3 decreases. B) The concentration of SO3 increases. C) The concentration ...

### statistics

1. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a standard deviation of 20 gigabytes. What is the standard error of the mean?

### algebra

On his midterm exam, Jimmy scored 75 points, which was exactly 2 standard deviations above the mean. If the standard deviation for the test is 4, what is the mean for the test?

### chemistry

Why are standard KMnO4 solutions are seldom used for the titrations of solutions containing HCl? 2. Why are standard solutions of reductants less often for titrations than standard solutions of oxidants? 3. When a solution of KMnO4 was left standing in a buret for 3 hours, a ...

### statistics

The distribution score for a city wide math test scores results in a mean of 70 and a standard deviation of 12. What score is 2 standard deviations above the mean?

### Maths

If I have the mean and standard deviation of data how do I work out the percentage of data within 1,2,and 3 standard deviations of the mean? :) any help would be much appreciated thanks

### finance

Nucore Company is thinking of purchasing a new candy-wrapping machine at a cost of \$370,000. The machine should save the company approximately \$70,000 in operating costs per year over its estimated useful life of 10 years. The salvage value at the end of 10 years is expected ...

### statistics

It is well known that the heights of individual American men are normally distributed with mean 70 inches and standard deviation 2.8 inches. The Central Limit Theorem states that if n men are randomly chosen, then their average height will also be normally distributed with ...

### stats

Relatively speaking, which statistics exam did you do better on? On your first statistics exam you scored a 72 and on the second exam you scored an 89. Hey, you’re improving! Or are you? On the first exam, the class mean was 71 with a standard deviation of 15. On the second ...

### Statistics

The height of a tree will be measured using a clinometer. For this device, the measurement error has a normal distribution with mean μ=0.00 meter and standard deviation σ=0.05. If the tree is exactly 30 meters tall, what is the probability that the clinometer will ...

### statistics

Computer Services wants to estimate the mean number of hours college students use on campus computers each day. They want to be within .1 hour of the true value with 99% confidence. From a previous study, the standard deviation is assumed to be .6 hour. What size sample is ...

### Statistics

Let's pretend the Work variable is normally distributed, with a mean/median/mode value of 22 and a standard deviation of 17. Based on these numbers, we can say that approximately 50 percent of SOC 390 students work more than ____ hours per week (round answer to the nearest ...

### Statstics

Let's pretend the Work variable is normally distributed, with a mean/median/mode value of 22 and a standard deviation of 17. Based on these numbers, we can say that approximately 50 percent of SOC 390 students work more than ____ hours per week (round answer to the nearest ...

### Stats

A study found that for adults the general self-efficacy scale mean score was 35 and standard deviation was 12. A group of clients (n=14) was measured for their general self-efficacy with the same measure and found having 40 with standard deviation of 20. A group of therapist ...

### Math

A carnival game consists of rolling a single fair die, with the following results: you win \$8 for a 6, \$7 for a 5, and lose \$3 for any other number. Set a probability distribution, and calculate (already did) the Expected value = .50 Variance= 24.58 standard deviation= 4.96 ...

### statistics

The purchasing department has suggested that all new computer monitors for your company should be a new design. You want data to assure you that employees will like the new monitors. The next 20 employees needing a new computer are the subjects for an experiment. (a) Label the...

### Statistics

1. The sociologist surveyed the households in a small town. The random variable X represents the number of dependent children in the households. The following is the probability distribution of X: X 0 1 2 3 4 P(X) 0.07 0.20 0.38 k 0.13 (a) Find the missing probability value of...

### Math (statistics)

The probability of obtaining heads on a biased coin is 0.4. The coin is tossed 600 times. a. i. Write down the mean number of heads (240) ii. Find the standard deviation of the number of heads (12) b. Find the probability that the number of heads obtained is less than one ...

### Statistics

In recording the self-reported lengths of a particular body part in a sample of male undergraduates, the largest was claimed to be 20 cm—a full 3 standard deviations from the mean length for the sample. The shortest alleged length was only 10 cm, which was equivalent to ...