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Prob & Stats

A medical researcher gave 100 patients a new drug to see if it reduces their blood pressure? Did the new drug reduce the patients' blood pressure? Write your hypothesis mathematically. Not sure how to do this, Prob & Stats has been quite a struggle for me

stats

a test consists of 25 multiple choice questions. Each has 5 possible answers, which only one is correct. If a student guesses on each question, find the following: a) prob that he will guess all of them right b)prob that he will guess at most 12 right c) prob that he will ...

stats & prob.

Given the values of n=5, p= 0.15, and (1-p)=0.85, calculate the standard deviation of the data.

Algebra 2: Prob and Stats

Find the sample size that produces the margin of error +-4.0% a) 325 b) 25 c) 16 d) 625

Prob and Stats

In a multiple regression with 5 predictors in a sample of 56 U.S. cities, what would be the critical value for an F test of overall significance at a= .05? A. 2.45 B. 2.37 C. 2.40 D. 2.56

Stats

nformation given:the distribution of male head circumference (HC) is normal with a mean of 56cm and a standard deviation of 1.8cm first question -the prob that HC of a random chosen man is larger than 57.8cm is? Work: pr(x)>57.8cm z=(57.8-56)=1.8--->.9641 i got it wrong...

Prob and Stats

If X is a random variable with distribution X~N(350,110) find (a)P(X<400) and b)P(250<X<400)

math

the probabilities that 3 friends A,B andC pass a driving test are1/3,1/4,2/5 respectively.All 3 take the test find the probability that(a)aa 3 failed the test (b) only B passes the test(c) only 2 of them pass the test (d)at least 1 passes the test... I will do one. Assuming ...

Prob/Stats

determine the average savings balance on a particular day. error of tolerance is 50. what is the minimum number of accounts he must sample to construct a 95% confidence interval. the standard deviation is 350

Prob&stats

Search results for: Using numbers 1-20 what is probability a randomly chosen number is either an even number or a number greater than 14?

Prob&stats

Search results for: Using numbers 1-20 what is probability a randomly chosen number is either an even number or a number greater than 14?

stats again

ok I get it, so once I get the prob figred for one person, how do I figure it if additional attempts are made and the question is about the prob of at least one of the additional attempts say n = 6 getting the same results as the first Once you have the probability of passing ...

prob and stats

The scores on an Economics examination are normally distributed with a mean of 77 and a standard deviation of 18. If the instructor assigns a grade of A to 16% of the class, what is the lowest score a student may have and still obtain an A? (Give your answer to two decimal ...

Stats

I roll a pair of fair dice and compute the number of spots on the two sides facing up. Denote this total by X. The probability distribution of X is X Prob 2 1/36 3 2/36 4 3/36 5 4/36 6 5/36 7 6/36 8 5/36 9 4/36 10 3/36 11 2/36 12 1/36 The probability that X is an even number is

statistics

Use the normal dist to approx the desired prob. Find the prob of getting at most 30 fives in 200 tosses of a fair 6 sided die

Algebra 2: Prob and Stats

The numbers of cookies in a shipment of bags are normally distributed, with a mean of 64 and a standard deviation of 4. What percent of bags of cookies will contain between 60 and 68 cookies? * 50% * 13.5% * 68% * 34%

Statistics

How do I plug this into the Binomial Probability Formula? prob(lost) = 5/1000 = 1/200 prob(not lost) = 199/200 prob( 2 of 22 are lost) = C(22,2) (1/200)^2 (199/200)^20 = .005224..

data management gr.12

In a bag there are 8 red jelly beans and 7 green jelly beans. The 4 jelly beans are randomly chosen from the bag without replacement. a)create a probability distribution table for choosing red jelly beans b)what is the probability that at least 2 chosen jelly beans are green ...

Math

How do I work this math prob. I always have a B and would like to bring it up. Caan you PLEASE help me with this prob. on unit rates "$2 for 5 cans of tomato soup"

math- algebra- help please!

3 dice are rolled let (y,r,b) represent each outcome? a- sample space b- prob rolling a sum of 18 c- prob of rolling a sum less than 5

Prob and Stats

Einstein claims that his true average quiz score is 90. You have sample data on 25 of his quizzes. The average for that samaple is 83, and the standard deviation for the sample (s) is 4. The alpha for this two-tailed test is 0.05. Provide the calculated t-vaule, the critial t-...

Linear algebra

In a medical prognosis model, there are three states for a person: well, ill and dead. We are given that the prob. one states well given that the person is well is 0.3. The prob. one becomes ill given that one is well is 0.5. The prob. one states ill given that one is ill is 0...

stats. plz help i have exams in two days!

find the indicated prob.: the amount of snowfall falling in a certain mountain range is normally distributed with a mean of 86 inches, and a standard deviation of 12 inches. what is the probability that the mean annual snowfall during 36 randomly picked years will exceeds 88.8...

Stats / Prob

Suppose a box of marbles contains equal numbers of red marbles and yellow marbles but twice as many green marbles as red marbles. Draw one marble from the box and observe its color. Assign probabilities to the elements in the sample space. (Give your answers as fractions.)

prob and stats

Using the data from question #1, what is the equation of the line of best fit? (For future reference: line of best fit, linear regression equation, and least-squares line are all the same thing y=ax+b). Round your answers to the nearest tenth. x : {20,30,45,60,80,90,45,120,90,...

probability!

so i am asked to find the prob of a male professor - given that he is promoted. and the stats are female promoted = 3% female not promoted - 12% male promoted 17% male not promoted - 68% and i just wrote down that it is 17% is this true? ALso, i looked up in my book that P(A I...

algebra

Prob.1: -14=2x+2x-2 Prob.2: 5x=50

Prob and stats

A card is to be chosen at random from a shuffled deck. Find the probability the card drawn is A. The queen of clubs , given that it is an honor card B. a red four, given that the face number is even C. A seven, given that the face number is prime Please help me, thanks :)

stats.& Prob

Astudy shoed 53% of college applications were submitted online. Assume this result is based on sa simple random sample of 1000 applications with 530 submitted online. Use 0.01 sig.level to test claim that among all student applications the percentage submitted online is equal ...

Prob Stats

In one town, 61% of adults have health insurance. What is the probability that 6 adults selected at random from the town all have health insurance?

Prob Stats

In one town, 61% of adults have health insurance. What is the probability that 6 adults selected at random from the town all have health insurance?

Prob and Stats

A lot of pigs should be shipped to marken when their average weight is 220lb. If the pigs are too light, then fewer total pounds are sold. If the pigs are too heavy, then a lower price is received. To determine what a lot of pigs should be shipped, the farmer weighs a sample ...

prob/stats

Nationwide, the amount charged by doctors for performing a particular minor surgical procedure averages $1220 and varies with a standard deviation of $270. We randomly select 140 bills from the population of all bills charged for this surgery. Let represent the average amount ...

prob/stats

Nationwide, the amount charged by doctors for performing a particular minor surgical procedure averages $1220 and varies with a standard deviation of $270. We randomly select 140 bills from the population of all bills charged for this surgery. Let represent the average amount ...

stats and prob

Consider a sequence of independent Bernoulli trials with p= 0.2 a) what is the expected number of trials to obtain the first success? for this I thought of it as geometric so 5 trials b) after the eighth success occurs, what is the expected number of trials to obtain the ninth...

prob and stats

11. Assume that the population of heights of male college students is approximately normally distributed with mean m of 72.15 inches and standard deviation s of 6.39 inches. A random sample of 96 heights is obtained. Show all work. (A) Find (B) Find the mean and standard error...

prob and stats

A coin is weighted so that the probability of obtaining a head in a single toss is 0.37. If the coin is tossed 27 times, find the following probabilities. Round your standard normal variable to two decimal places before using the table of values. (Give your answers to four ...

Prob/Stats

Historically, 5 percent of a mail-order firm's repeat charge-account customers have an incorrect current address in the firm's computer database. a)what is the probability that none of the next 12 repeat customers who call will have an incorrect address? b) One custome... ...

Stats

I have a test on this tomorrow and I swear he didn't teach this and the book's not helping either, so maybe u can: A hwy engineer knows that his crew can lay 5 miles of hwy on a clear day, 2 miles on a rainy day, and only 1 mile on a snowy day. Suppose that the probabilities ...

stats

so the question is: the weights of fish in a certain lake are normally distributed with a mean of 10, a standard deviation of 6. if 4 fish are selected what is the probability that the mean weight will be between 7.6 and 13.6? so usually to find prob, we use the normcdf ...

Statistics

DIAGRAMS MUST BE DRAWN Given the standard normal distribution, determine:Prob Z greater than 1.50 Prob Z between1.06 and 1.96 Given the standard normal distribution determine the Z values that contain 80% in the middle of the curve.

Algebra 2: Prob and Stats

A survey of 480 high school students found that 37% had a pet. Find the margin of error. Round to the nearest percent. Use the margin of error to find an interval that is likely to contain the true population proportion. * margin of error = +-5% interval, 37% to 42% * margin ...

Probability and Statistics (Continuation)

Assume 10% of the engines manufactured on an assembly line are defective. If engines are randomly selected one at a time and tested. What is the probability that the third nondefective engine will be found a)on the fifth trial? b) on or before the fifth trial? MY answers: a) P...

STATISTICS

PINWORM INFESTATION COMMONLY FOUND IN KIDS CAN BE TREATED WITH THE DRUG PYRANTEL PAMOATE. RESEARCH SHOWS THE TREATMENT IS EFFECTIVE IN ABOUT 90% OF CASES. DRUG IS ADMINISTERED TO 25 KIDS WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT EXACTLY 23 OF THEM ARE CURED? WHAT IS THE PROB. THAT MORE ...

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PINWORM INFESTATION COMMONLY FOUND IN KIDS CAN BE TREATED WITH THE DRUG PYRANTEL PAMOATE. RESEARCH SHOWS THE TREATMENT IS EFFECTIVE IN ABOUT 90% OF CASES. DRUG IS ADMINISTERED TO 25 KIDS WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY THAT EXACTLY 23 OF THEM ARE CURED? WHAT IS THE PROB. THAT MORE ...

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Pinworm infestation commonly found in kids can be treated with the drug pyrantel pamoate. Research shows the treatment is effective about 90% of cases. The drug is administered to 25 kids. What is the probability that exactly 23 of them are cured? What is the prob. that more ...

stats

is there a good, relevant sites where i can get stats extra help?

Finance

Assuming that the returns from holding small-company stocks are normally distributed, what is the approximate probability that your money will double in value in a single year? What about triple in value. Many of my classmates have an expected return of 17.6% and a standard ...

ECON! Please help!

Joe: y= 100 (High) prob = 2/5 =25 (medium) prob= 2/5 =0 (low) prob = 1/5 Calculate: 1. José’s risk premium, p, associated with farming and 2. José’s certainty equivalent associated with farming. The village decides to implement an informal insurance (risk sharing) ...

Prob/Stats

A survey revealed that 44% of movie goers will eat some amount of popcorn during a movie. If the next 17 movie goers are asked if they will eat popcorn during the next movie they attend, what is the probability that at least 8 will say they will eat popcorn during the next movie?

statistics

Information given:the distribution of male head circumference (HC) is normal with a mean of 56cm and a standard deviation of 1.8cm first question -the prob that HC of a random chosen man is larger than 57.8cm is? Work: pr(x)>57.8cm z=(57.8-56)=1.8--->.9641 i got it wrong...

C++ Programming

Design and create a class named Stats that has an array of 12 doubles as one of its member variables. The values in the array should be set by making 12 calls to a public member function named setValue that accepts two arguments, an integer indicating which value is being ...

math

dale placed six cARDS IN A BAG.QONE CARD IS LABELD 1,TWO CARDS ARE LABELD2,AND RTHREE CARDS ARE LABELD 3.FIND THE PROBABILITY OOF PICKING TWO CARDS IN THE ORDER OF THE NUBERS LISTED TH EFIRST CARD IS RETURNED BEFORE THE SECOND IS PICKED ..... P,(1,2) P(3,NOT1) p(NOT2,2) P(1,3...

Stats

So i have a test in stats tomorrow and im trying to work on my study guide but im stuck at this question : Construct a confidence interval for the proportion for each case 90 percent interval 861 out of 2500. please help.

prob and stats

–/3 points Notes Question: TanColM7 8.6.003. TKK Products manufactures electric light bulbs in the 50-, 60-, 75-, and 100-watt range. Laboratory tests show that the lives of these light bulbs are normally distributed with a mean of 774 hr and standard deviation of 68 hr. ...

prob and stats

A test is conducted in 22 cities to see if giving away free transit system maps will increase the number of bus riders. In a regression analysis, the dependent variable Y is the increase in bus riders (in thousands of persons) from the start of the test until its conclusion. ...

Prob and Stats

To estimate the mean height population of male students on your campus, you will measure and SRS of students. Heights of people the same sex and similiar ages are close to normal. You know from government data that the standard deviation of the heights of young men is about 2....

algebra

another prob(last one) 6x-7x=18

Prob/Stat

If P(A) = .3 and P(B) = .4 and P(AandB) = .2 what is P(A/B)? P(B/A)? Are A and B indepentent?

quantum

prob 2 ans please?

math prob

how many midsegments does a triangle have?

math

so the prob of drawn an ace or spade is 4/52

chemistry

So i if do 4 x250/100 i will get the answer for the prob?

Math Prob

ok for changing the base of a log from 10 to e is there a formula?

SPELLING PLEASE help

the prob is: middle : center :: thinner : s _ _ _ _er

PROB

What is minimum sample needed if you know the SD is 22.36 and an accuracy of 3.06 and you want a confidence level of 90%

Prob

What is minimum sample needed if you know the SD is 22.36 and an accuracy of 3.06 and you want a confidence level of 90%

Prob and Stats

The Roper Organization conducted identical surveys 5 years apart. One question asked of women was Are most men basically kind, gentle, and thoughtful? The earlier survey revealed that, of the 3,000 women surveyed, 2,010 said that they were. The later revealed 1,530 of the 3,...

MATH Prob.

How many different ways can a teacher line up 5 students for lunch?

Math- Prob Stat

How do you determine if a raffle or casino game is fair?

probability!

we were given a chart - "researchers developed the following tabel of joint probabilities of number of drinks per day and development of ulcers" and the question is a. what proportion of people have ulcers - how am i supposed to know htis b. what is the prob that someone who ...

prob.

If it is given that P(A)=1/3 and P(B/A)=2/3 (the dividing sign is ment to be a vertical bar), what is P(A and B). I got .07. Is this correct? If it isn't, why not?

MATH Prob.

How many three-symbol codes can be formed from the letters I, S, P, and Y without repetition?

math - probability

Albino rats used to study the hormonal regulation of metabolic pathway are injected with a drug that inhibits body synthesis of protein. Usually, 4 out of 20 rats die from the drug before the experiment is over. a) If 10 animals are treated with the drug, what is the expected ...

MATH Prob.

Three angles of a quadrilateral each measures 87*(degrees)..what is the measure of the fourth angle??

MATH Prob.

What is the expected value of one 700 tickets in a raffle for a prize of $1400?

Introduction programing visual basic

break even analysis. suppose a certain product sells for a dollars per unit. then the revenue from selling x units of the product is ax dollars if the cost of producting each unit of the product is b dollars and the company has overhead cost of c dollars then the total cost of...

Introduction programing visual basic

break even analysis. suppose a certain product sells for a dollars per unit. then the revenue from selling x units of the product is ax dollars if the cost of producting each unit of the product is b dollars and the company has overhead cost of c dollars then the total cost of...

MATH Prob.

how many three letter symbols can be formed from the letters A,C,K,L, & M without repetition? so far I have 12

MATH Prob.

if you have two fair dice that are rolled, what is the probability of a sum 6 given that the roll is a 'double'?

MATH Prob.

What are the odds in favor of getting at least one head in three successive flips of a coin?

MATH Prob.

There are 6 contestants in a singing competition. How many different ways can first, second, and third place be awarded?

Calculus

I'm having difficulty figuring #2 of this prob;em. I'm utterly clueless. Can someone explain it? Please and thank you. y=x 2. List the roots of the function.

PLEASE HELP - DIVISORS PROB

What is the probability that a randomly selected divisor of 720 is a multiple of 4? Express your answer as a common fraction.

chem

I am having a hard time with the following : 50 g HCl + 50g Ca(OH)2=H2O+? amt of CaCl2? I don't know how to set this prob. up.Please HELP!Thank you in advance....

math

am having prob..wv zs numb..given that f(x)=x+6/2x,find f(4) and f inverse(x) am not sure abt the answer the frst 1,i get 1.25 and the second oneeee i dnt knw hw to do it

MATH Prob.

How many batting lineups of the nine players can be made for a baseball team if the catcher bats first, the shortstop second, and the pitcher last?

mathematic

a bag contains 3rdmarbles, 2white and 3green a boy takes at one marble at random. what is the prob that it is either red or white?

math prob

Twelve people attend the first meeting of the Star Wars Club. They exchange e-mail addresses. How many exchanges take place?

Plz Help!I Need to find Hypotheses for prob.

If 3x - 7 = -4, then x = 1. Write the hypotheses of this statement

math

okay i am comepletely stuck on this math prob....: x + 5y - 10 = 0 x = 2y - 8 i know the answer is -20/7 , 18/7 but i have no idea how they got it so someone PLZ HELP!!!!

MATH Prob.

What are the odds in favor of drawing a spade and a heart if drawing from a deck of cards w/o replacement?

algebra

-720=x-9x plese explain to me how to do this prob step by step

MATH Prob.

A box contains 13 white cards numbered 1 through13. List the sample space of the event choosing one card with a number greater than 6.

MATH Prob.

Find the probability of correctly answering the first 4 questions on a multiple choice test if random guesses are made and each question has 3 possible answers.

MATH Prob.

There are 8 members on a board of directors. If they must form a subcommittee of 3 members, how many different subcommittees are possible?

prob and stats

The tread lives of the Super Titan radial tires under normal driving conditions are normally distributed with a mean of 34000 mi and a standard deviation of 1700 mi. (a) What is the probability that a tire selected at random will have a tread life of more than 35071 mi? Round ...

MATH Prob.

When a single card is drawn from an ordinary 52-card deck, find the odds in favor of getting the 4 of spades.

11th grade

hi, i am haveing prob;ems with my math its called solving the quadratic equation but my teacher is not really giving me the attention i need to pass the class but will you help me please

Prob&Stat

If 52% of the customers at a certain grocery store regularly use coupons, what is the approximate standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the proportion for samples of size 240? 2.1% 3.2% 4.7% 10.4%

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