# what does technocracy mean ?

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### Humanities

what does technocracy mean ?

### Humanities

why is tool-using cultures, technocracy and technopoly are reasonable ways to divide cultures?

### Humanities

Postman creates a taxonomy: tool-using cultures, technocracy and technopoly. Do you think these are reasonable ways to divide cultures? If so, which one of the three best describes our society? Explain why. *Is there any good website i culd use to explain this ..plzz help **

### Math

A set of data has a mean of 25 and an outlier of 5. You find the mean without the outlier. Which of the following best describes your new mean? A. The new mean is the same as the original mean. B The new mean is the as the meadian C. The new mean is greater than the original ...

### Statistics

If Y' = a +bX for all i and a=the mean of Y - b*the mean of X, prove that SigmaY' = SigmaY (subscript i). Hint: replace a with mean of Y minus b*mean of X and take the sum of both sides of the equation--that is, SigmaY'(subscript i)=Sigma(mean of Y-b*Mean of X + bX(subscript i...

### mrs. sue algebra help

Mrs.Sue my homework from yesterday i had wrong instructions i needed to find the mean median and mode. not the outlier an affect. my teacher switched the assignment can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no ...

### algebra help mrs. Sue

Mrs.Sue my homework from yesterday i had wrong instructions i needed to find the mean median and mode. not the outlier an affect. my teacher switched the assignment can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no ...

### statistics

basically i'm at the begining of the text book doing summer work it's talking about mean and stuff asked to find the mean of a set of data and given 14 different numbers the question then goes on and tells me a fifteenth number is added to the set of data with the value of ...

### English

(At a pet shop) 1. We can't have him in our apartment. (him = a kind of dog) 2. Why don't you get a poodle? ----------------------------------- Q1: In #1, what does 'have' mean? Does it mean 'keep' or 'raise'? Q2: In #2, what does 'get' mean? Does it mean 'buy' or 'bring' or '...

### English

1. What do you mean by that? 2. What do you mean by saying that? (Does #1 mean #2?) 3. What do you mean by "TGIF"? 4. What do you mean by saying "TGIF"? (Is #3 from #4? Is 'saying' deleted before "TGIF"?) 5. This room is for VIPs only. 6. This room is for only VIPs. (Which one...

### statistics

If μ =10 and σ =4 for a distribution of sample mean, with n=16 for each mean, how far above the population mean (in %) is a sample mean score of 12

### algebra mean med mode

can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no mode 2) 3.4 0.53 1.3 2.9 1.47 0.24 mean: 1.64 median : 1.385 mode: no mode 3) -6 3 -2 6 7 -3 -5 8 mean : 1 median : 1 (? not sure on that) mode : no mode 4) -17 32 -9 0...

### English

Look at this cell phone. It's like a chameleon. - What do you mean by that? -It changes its color accoring to the temperature. ================ Can we use "What's that supposed to mean?" instead of 'What do you mean by that?" Are both the same? When do we use "What's that ...

### Algebra

Use a calculator to find the mean and standard deviation of the data. Round to the nearest tenth. 6,7,19,7,18,7 A. mean = 9; standard deviation = 26.4 B. mean = 11.9; standard deviation = 26.4 C. mean = 10.6; standard deviation = 6.1 D. mean = 9; standard deviation = 5.1 For ...

### math

pls. explain how to get this: A number x is the harmonic mean of two numbers a and b if 1/x is the mean of 1/a and 1/b. a) Write an equation to represent the harmonic mean of a and b. b) Determine the harmonic mean of 12 and 15. c) The harmonic mean of 6 and another number is ...

### Math 115 CH 8

What was the percent increase in the mean population from 1950 to 2000? 1950 mean: 426,000,042.5 2000 mean: 1,046,500,000 Do I divide the mean for 2000 by the mean for 1950?

### geometric mean

what is the ngeometric mean of 4 and 4 by definition, sqrt (4*4) or 4 how do you find the geometrical mean of a right triangle?

### Stats-please help

using a=0.05, test for mean 1 greater than mean 2. group n mean std dev. 1 30 13.5 1.1 2 30 12.0 1.2

### Satistics

Monthly incomes of employees at a particular company have a mean of $5954. The distribution of sample means for samples of size 70 is normal with a mean of $5954 and a standard deviation of $259. Suppose you take a sample of size 70 employees from the company and find that ...

### geometric mean

The geometric mean of two postitive numbers a and b is sqrt(ab). Show that for f(x) = 1/x on any interval [a,b] of positive numbers, the value of c in the conclusion of the mean value theorem is c = sqrt(ab) I have no idea how to do this! If the mean of a and b is sqrt(ab), ...

### statistics

2. We would like to test whether the population mean is less than 40. Suppose that a hypothesis test is conducted to determine if the mean of the population has decreased or not. Describe what a Type II error would mean for this example. A) Reject H0 when the population mean ...

### math

In the set of numbers 2,3,5,7,7,8,10 what is a) the arithmatic mean b) the harmonic mean c) geometric mean

### geometry

Find the geometric mean between 7 and 21 I do not have a clue where to start the equation given was extreme/extreme=mean/extreme so (mean)(mean)=(extreme)(extreme) help please

### math outlier

can you check if i have correct these 2 questions #1 find the outlier and tell how it affects the mean for: -13, -16, -12, -16, -3, -14 mean: 12.3 the outlier is: -3 mean without outlier: 14.2 THE OUTLIER LOWERS THE MEAN BY : 1.9

### Statistics

With a known population mean of 100, and a known standard of error of the mean of 7.5, what is the probability of selecting at random a sample whose mean is equal to 110 or greater?

### statistics

According to CreditReport, the mean credit score in Georgia for 2007 was 668. Suppose that a hypothesis test is conducted to determine whether the mean credit score in Georgia has decreased since that time. Describe what a Type I error would mean in the context of this problem...

### Statistics

The following is a histogram (right skewed) of the first ten terms of a geometric distribution with p = .4. The mean of this distribution is 2.5 and the standard deviation is approximately 1.93. What's the shape of the distribution of sample means for simple random samples of ...

### Statistics

he Oil Price Information Center reports the mean price per gallon of regular gasoline is $ 3.79 with a population standard deviation of $ 0.18. Assume a random sample of 40 gasoline stations is selected and their mean cost for regular gasoline is computed. 1. What is the ...

### math outlier

can you check if i have correct #1 find the outlier and tell how it affects the mean for: -13, -16, -12, -16, -3, -14 mean: 12.3 the outlier is: -3 mean without outlier: 14.2 THE OUTLIER LOWERS THE MEAN BY : 1.9

### A l g e b r a MeanMed Mode

can you check my answers i have to find the mean, median and mode 1) 8 12 6 9 5 mean: 8 median : 8 mode : no mode 2) 3.4 0.53 1.3 2.9 1.47 0.24 mean: 1.64 median : 1.385 mode: no mode 3) -6 3 -2 6 7 -3 -5 8 mean : 1 median : 1 (? not sure on that) mode : no mode 4) -17 32 -9 0...

### Statistics

With a known population mean of 100, and a known standard error of the mean of 7.5, what is the probability of selecting at random a sample whose mean is 110 or greater? I need help getting this started, thanks

### stats

The mean tax-return preparation fee H&R Block charged retail customers last year was $183 (The Wall Street Journal, March 7, 2012). Use this price as the population mean and assume the population standard deviation of preparation fees is $50. Round your answers to four decimal...

### math mean median mode

which of the following shows the order from least to greatest for the mean, the median, and the mode of this set of data? a) mode , median, mena b) median, mode , mean c) mode, mean, median d) mean, median, mode i don't understand what the question is about?

### Statistics

One sample of n=20 scores has a mean of M=50. A second sample of n=5 scores has a mean of Mean=10. If the two samples are combined, what is the mean

### MATH HELP

When the outliers are removed, how does the mean change? dot plot with 1 on 50, 1 on 76, 1 on 78, 2 on 79, 1 on 80, 1 on 81, 2 on 82, 1 on 83 The mean decreases by 3. The mean increases by 2. The mean increases by 3. There are no outliers.

### h.p.

the arithmetic mean of two numbers exceeds the geometric mean by 3/2 and geometric mean excceeds the harmonic mean by 6/5. find the numbers.

### algebra 1 question pls help!!!

1. Find the mean, median, and mode of the data set: 15, 16, 21, 23, 25, 25, 25, 39 a.mean = 23.6, median = 25, mode = 24 b.mean = 24, median = 23.6, mode = 25 c.mean = 24.6, median = 24, mode = 25 d.mean = 23.6, median = 24, mode = 25 This is what i got: Mean - 23.4 Median - ...

### math statistics

The average price of a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline was reported to be $2.34 in northern Kentucky (The Cincinnati Enquirer, January 21, 2006). Use this price as the population mean, and assume the population standard deviation is $.20. 1. What is the probability that ...

### math statistics

please help me I've waited for hours The average price of a gallon of unleaded regular gasoline was reported to be $2.34 in northern Kentucky (The Cincinnati Enquirer, January 21, 2006). Use this price as the population mean, and assume the population standard deviation is $....

### math

Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c. Variance d. Standard deviation e. What value is affecting the mean ...

### math

Using the data in the table, calculate the mean, range, variance, and standard deviation, and then answer questions e and f. Round the variance and standard deviation to one decimal place. a. Mean b. Range c. Variance d. Standard deviation e. What value is affecting the mean ...

### 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- Statistics

A random sample of size 36 is to be selected from a population that has a mean μ = 50 and a standard deviation σ of 10. * a. This sample of 36 has a mean value of , which belongs to a sampling distribution. Find the shape of this sampling distribution. * b. Find the ...

### Math Ms. Sue please

2. Find the outlier in the data set and tell how it affects the mean. 4, 4, –6, –2, 14, 1, 1 (1 point) –6; it raises the mean by about 1. –6; it lowers the mean by about 1. 14; it raises the mean by about 1.9. 14; it lowers the mean by about 1.9. 5. 22.6 is an outlier ...

### math

I have a question on a quiz, and I cant seem to figure it out I have to add 50,56,52,46,48,42,38 and that got me 332 then I have to divide it by 7 and get the mean, but then I get a remainder of 3 and I don't know what to do because I have to find that absolute deviation, the ...

### math

You are given the following: there are 27 pieces of data mean is 60 standard deviation is 25 You realize that one of the pieces of data is inputted wrong..... it was a 25, but it is suppose to be 52.... find the actual mean and standard deviation for the actual set of numbers ...

### statistics

population mean=42.6 standard deviation=12 n=16 M=34.4. Is this mean a reasonable outcome for a sample of n=16, or is this sample mean very different from what would usually be expected? I obtained a z -score of -2.73. Thus, that would make the sample mean a reasonless outcome...

### Calculus

Find the average or mean slope of 2x^3 - 6x^2 - 90x +3 on the interval [-6,10]? By the Mean Value Theorem, we know there exists at least one c in the open interval ( -6 , 10 ) such that f'( c) is equal to this mean slope. ::>> I already found the mean slope of the ...

### Statistics

1,3,5,3,2,29,3,4,2,1,2 Mean 5 Range 28 Variance 64.8 Standard Deviation 8.0 1.What value is affecting the mean and SD of this distribution? 2.Does the mean adequately represent this disribution? If bot, what would be a better measure of central tendency for this data set?

### mean median mode

i need to find from the following data the outlier and how the outlier affects the mean. find also the mean median mode here are the numbers: 156 145 162 215 148 163 here is what i got: outlier; 215 with the outlier the mean is: 164.8 with out the outlier mean is: 154.8 mean ...

### math

what is a mean and how you do it A mean is the average. To find the mean add the numbers together. Then divide. For instance, to find the mean of 4, 8, and 9, you need to add those three numbers together and get 21. Divide 21 by 3 to get the mean -- 7.

### Math (Statistic)

Considered the sampling distribution of a sample mean obtained by random sampling from an infinite population. This population has a distribution that is highly skewed toward the larger values. a) How is the mean of the sampling distribution related to the mean of the ...

### ALGEBRA

Find the mean, median, and mode of the data set. Round to the nearest tenth. 15, 13, 9, 9, 7, 1, 11, 10, 13, 1, 13 (1 point) • mean = 9.3, median = 8, mode = 13 • mean = 8.5, median = 10, mode = 13 • mean = 9.3, median = 10, mode = 13 • mean = 8.5, median = 10, mode = 8

### ALGEBRA

(not for Ms.Sue) Find the mean, median, and mode of the data set. Round to the nearest tenth. 15, 13, 9, 9, 7, 1, 11, 10, 13, 1, 13 • mean = 9.3, median = 8, mode = 13 • mean = 8.5, median = 10, mode = 13 • mean = 9.3, median = 10, mode = 13 • mean = 8.5, median = 10, ...

### Statistics

The estimated standard error, sM, provides a measure of the average or standard distance between _____. a score and the population mean (X and ì) a sample mean and the population mean (M and ì) a score and the sample mean (X and M) None of the other options is correct.

### 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...

### Math

Find 2 numbers whose arithmetic mean exceeds their geometric mean by 2and whose harmonic mean is 1/5 of the larger number

### geometric mean

Eighteen is the Geometric Mean of 12 and what number 18 = sqrt (12 x) Solve for x. The answer is an integer, and it isn't 24 (That's the arithmetic mean). cheese is yellow

### maths

find 2 numbers whose arithmetic mean exceeds their geometric mean by 2 .and whose harmonic mean is 1/5 of the larger number.....

### Algebra

If a researcher wanted to know the mean weight (the mean is the sum of all the measurements divided by the number of measurements) of women in the U.S., the weight of every woman would have to be measured and then the mean weight calculated, an impossible task. Instead, ...

### Math-Statistics

Which of the following would be an appropriate alternative hypothesis? A) The population mean is equal to 3.4. B) The sample mean is greater than 3.4. C) The population mean is greater than 3.4. D) The sample mean is equal to 3.4. E) The sample mean is not equal to 3.4.

### Math

Here is the question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and ...

### Statistics

This is the remaining part of Jackie's question:randomly selected adults. Show the formula that you will use and then calculate the mean age. Answer: Formula: mean = Mean:

### math(mean,average)

what does distribution mean in this sentence: the mean is sensitive to the exact value of all the scores in the distribution?

### English

I will give you what you want, I mean, anything. Q1. Is 'what you want' in apposition with 'anything'? Q2. What is the role of 'I mean'? What other expressions can we use instead of 'I mean'?

### Math

Here is the question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and ...

### statistic

the mean of adult men is 172 pounds with a standard deviation of 29 pounds. ask 20 men thier weight and use excel to calculate the mean. test the hypothesis that the mean is not 172 pounds at the .10 significance level. and how many men should be sampled if you want to be 98% ...

### spanish

what does "contesta estas preguntas sobre ti, tu familia, y tus amigos" mean. does it mean answer the questions about yourself, your family, and your friends? does that mean i have to have 3 sentances for each question.

### math help

A random sample of size 26 is to be selected from a population that has a mean ì = 46 and a standard deviation ó of 15. (f) What is the probability that the sample mean will be within 6 units of the mean? (Give your answer correct to four decimal places.)

### statistics

a distribution of scores has 6, but the value of the mean is unknown, a researcher plans to select a sample from the population in order to learn more about the unknown mean, if the sample consist of n= 9 scores , how accurately should sample mean represent the population mean

### College Chem

Please tell me if this is correct...Finding the mean, the average deviation from the mean, the standard deviation from the mean, and the relative deviation from the mean...of 10.1, 10.4 and 10.6 Mean-10.4 Average deviation-0.167 Standard deviation-0.25 Relative deviation-2%

### Math

The mean salary of the female employees of one company is $29,525. The mean salary of the male employees of the same company is $33,470. Can the mean salary of all employees of the company be obtained by finding the mean of $29,525 and $33,470? Explain your thinking. Under ...

### Statisitcs

The mean height of fully grown birch trees are 18 feet with a standard deviation of 1.2 feet, normally distributed. Random samples of size 9 are drawn from this population and the mean of each sample is determined. Find that mean and the standard error of the mean, and the ...

### statistics

5. Find the weighted mean of the following two samples. Sample 1: n = 5 and the mean = 20 Sample 2: n = 15 and the mean = 10.

### statistics

in order to estimate the mean amount of time computer users spend on the internet ea mn, how many people do i interview to have 90% confident sample mean within 11 min of the pop mean? Assum sd= 203 min

### Math

What are the mean, median mode and range of the data we given the altitude of lakes in feet? -9,-36,-23,-8,17,-52,27,-36 Mean: -25 Median: -26 mode: -44 range: 36 Mean: -25 Median: -:-36 mode: -36 Range: 44 Mean: -26 Median: -25 Mode: -36 range: 44 Mean: -26 Median: -44 Mode...

### Statistics

For a population with a mean of (mew) = 50 and a standard deviation of 10, how much error, on average, would you expect between the sample mean (M) and the poulation mean for: a) a sample of n=4 scores b) a sample of n=16 scores c) a sample of n=25 scores Are the sample mean (...

### chemistry

Is average speed (u) the same as root mean square velocity? I found a formula for root mean square velocity which I know is also used for average speed: (3RT/MM)^1/2 Is that right? I don't know what that is supposed to be an average OF, but is all likelihood it is a root mean ...

### stats

sample of n=64 scores is obtained from population with standard deviation =15 sample mean is 10 pts greater than the poulation mean what is zscore for sample mean

### geometry

a salesperson drove 238,259,87,163and 198 miles on a 5 day trip what was the mean number of miles driven per day? please Add the 5 numbers together. Then divide by 5 to find the mean (average) number of miles she drove each day. what is a mean A mean is the average. To find ...

### Math

Can anyone help me with this question. What's the best answer? Choose from these answers: [(A):variance] [(B):standard deviation] [(C):sample mean] [(D):s-squared] [(E):unbiased estimate] 1.subtract the mean of all the scores from each score, then square that number and get ...

### statistics

A group of 49 randomly selected construction workers has a mean age of 22.4 years with a standard deviation of 3.8. According to a recent survey, the mean age should be mu=21.9. Test this hypothesis by constructing a 98% confidence interval for the population mean.

### Math

The question:Consider a data set of 15 distinct measurements with mean A and median B. (a) If the highest number were increased, what would be the effect on the median and mean? Explain. The mean would remain the same while the median would increase. Both the mean and median ...

### Data Management

Could you help me with this math question. The mean of 4 numbers is 5 and the mean of 3 different numbers is 12. What is the mean of the 7 numbers combined? Produce an algebraic solution.

### statistics

Use the given information to find the minimum sample size required to estimate an unknown population mean u. How many adults must be randomly selected to estimate the mean FICO (credit rating)score of working adults in a country? We want 95% confidence that the sample mean is ...

### Statistics

The mean television viewing time for Americans is 15 hours per week. Suppose a sample of 60 Americans is taken to further investigate viewing habits. Assume the population standard deviation for weekly viewing ime is o = 4 hours. A What is the probability the sample mean will ...

### accounting

how do you calculate PV ratio? What do you mean by "PV" Is it Present Value, which takes some nominal amount in the future and divides by an appropriate discount rate. Or does your PV mean Profit Volume, which is profits (possibly without regard to fixed costs) divided by ...

### statistics

Employees in a large computer firm claim that the mean salary of the firm’s programmers is less than that of its competitors. The competitor’s salary is $47,000. A random sample of 30 of the firm’s programmers has a mean salary of $46,500 with a standard deviation of ...

### Statistics

Employees in a large computer firm claim that the mean salary of the firm’s programmers is less than that of its competitors. The competitor’s salary is $47,000. A random sample of 30 of the firm’s programmers has a mean salary of $46,500 with a standard deviation of ...

### statistics

Employees in a large computer firm claim that the mean salary of the firm’s programmers is less than that of its competitors. The competitor’s salary is $47,000. A random sample of 30 of the firm’s programmers has a mean salary of $46,500 with a standard deviation of ...

### statistics

You measure 64 children , obtaining a X of 57.28 . The mean is 56 and sd is 8 Slug says that bc this X is so close to the mean of 56 , this sample could hardly be considered gifted. A. Perform the appropriate statistical procedure to determine whether he is correct B. In what ...

### Statistics

1) A Motor Company has purchased steel parts from a supplier for several years and has found that 10% of the parts must be returned because they are defective. An order of 25 parts is received. What are the mean and standard deviation of the defective parts? A) Mean = 3.5; ...

### Using graphs to analyse data unit test

what are the mean median and mode of the following data set 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 26, 26, 26 A. mean- 22.4 ; median- 22 ; mode- 26 B. mean- 22.4 ; median- 26 ; mode- 22 C. mean- 26 ; median- 22.4 ; mode- 24 D. mean- 23.4 ; median- 22 ; mode- 26

### statistics

11. A local health care company wants to estimate the mean weekly elder day care cost. A sample of 10 facilities shows a mean of $250 per week with a standard deviation of $25. What is the 90 percent confidence interval for the population mean?

### math

What are the mean, median, mode, and range of the data set 18, 19, 20, 21, 23, 26, 26, 26? A. mean=22.4; median=22; mode=26 B.mean=22.4; median=26; mode=22 C.mean=26; median=22.4; mode=24 D.mean= 23.4 median= 22; mode= 26 my answer is A is that correct??

### statistics

An important indicator of lung function is forced expiratory volume(FEV), which is the volume of air that a person can expire in one second. Dr. Jones plans to measure FEv in a random sample of n young women from a certain population, and to use the sample mean as an estimate ...

### statistics

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

### statistics

Test scores on the ACT exam are normally distributed with a mean of 211 and deviation of 4.8. Using the 68-95-99.7 rule, find the percentage of ACT scores within 9.6 of the mean of 21.1, and 14.4 of the mean of 21.1

### Statistics

If the mean family size is 4.75 what is the total population of a city of 25000 families? Is it correct if I calculate it as follows: Mean: (x : 25000) = 4.75 Mean: x = 118750 number of population