1. Statistics

    . According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the probability that a randomly selected head of household in the United States earns more than $100,000 per year is 0.202. The probability that a randomly selected head of household in the United States earns more
  2. Math

    . According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the probability that a randomly selected head of household in the United States earns more than $100,000 per year is 0.202. The probability that a randomly selected head of household in the United States earns more
  3. Stats- NEED HELP

    According to the Census Bureau publication Current Population Reports, the probability distribution for household size (number of people per household, say X) in the United States is as follows. For the purpose of the next two questions, the experiment
  4. Stats- need someone to check

    Doing this assignment and was wondering if i got the right answers According to the Census Bureau publication Current Population Reports, the probability distribution for household size (number of people per household, say X) in the United States is as
  5. Math

    According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the total 2008 U.S. population was 303,824,640. The chart below summarizes the 2008 population for five U.S. States. U. S. State 2008 Population Alaska 686,293 California 36,756,666 Hawaii 1,288,198 Idaho 1,523,816
  6. Statistics

    If 12 women are randomly selected, what is the probability that their mean head circumference is between 21.8 in and 22.8 in.? If this probability is high does it suggest that an order of 12 hats will very likely for each of 12 randomly selected women? Why
  7. Math

    Of households in the United States, 18 million, or 16%, have three or more vehicles, as stated in USA Today (June 12, 2002), quoting the Census Bureau as the source. (a) If two U.S. households are randomly selected, find the probability that both will have
  8. math statistics/probability

    can anyone show me how to work this problem out thanks in advance The Census Bureau provides data on the number of young adults, ages 18–24, who are living in their parents' home (the data include single young adults who are living in college dormitories
  9. math

    can anyone show me how to work this problem out thanks in advance The Census Bureau provides data on the number of young adults, ages 18–24, who are living in their parents' home (the data include single young adults who are living in college dormitories
  10. Statistics

    According to Pew Research, the contact rate (probability of contacting a selected household) in 1997 was 69% and in 2003 was 76%. However, the cooperation rate (proability of someone at the contacted household agreeing to be interviewed) was 58% in 1997
  11. Statistics

    An industrial engineer has found that the standard household light bulbs produced by a certain manufacturer have a useful life that is normally distributed with a mean of 250 hours and a variance of 2500. (a) What is the probability that a randomly
  12. Probability

    Assume that each month the average Canadian household generates an average of 13kg of newspaper for garbage or recycling with a standard deviation of 1kg. What is the probability that a randomly selected household generates between 12 and 15 kg of
  13. 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
  14. Math urgent..............help.....

    the table below shows the registered Democrats and Rebuplicans in a school Women men Democrates 152 88 Republicans 98 122 a) find the probbility that a randomly selected person from the school is a male republican. b) find the probbility that a randomly
  15. statistic

    Suppose that the distribution of household incomes in the United States is approximately normal with a mean of 69.8 thousand dollars, and a standard deviation of 15 thousand dollars. a) Find the probability that a randomly selected household would have an
  16. math (stats)

    According to Masterfoods, the company that manufactures M&M’s, 12% of peanut M&M’s are brown, 15% are yellow, 12% are red, 23% are blue, 23% are orange and 15% are green. [Round your answers to three decimal places, for example: 0.123] Compute the
  17. Geometry

    In the 2001 population census, information was collected about the number of people in each household, which is denoted by X. It is given that P(X=1) = 0.25, P(X=2) = 0.32, P(X=3) = 0.18, P(X=4) = 0.15, P(X=5) = 0.07, P(X=6) = 0.02 and P(X\geq 7) = 0.01.
  18. Statistics

    An automatic machine in a manufacturing process is operating properly if the length of an important subcomponent is normally distributed with a mean μ = 80 cm and a standard deviation σ = 2 cm. a) Find the probability that the length of one
  19. Probability

    This is an example question, but I'm not sure how my instructor came up with the answer. Could anyone explain in detail please. Among the contestants in a competition are 49 women and 29 men. If 5 winners are randomly selected, what is the probability that
  20. Math HELP!!!!

    Median household income for African-Americans in Baltimore is nearly half that of whites, $33,610 compared to $60,156, according to the report by the US Census Bureau.? What is the fraction of this report? IN NEED OF STEPS
  21. math

    Test scores on a university admissions test are normally distributed, with a mean of 500 and a standard deviation of 100. a. What is the probability that a randomly selected applicant scores between 425 and 575? b. What is the probability that a randomly
  22. Math

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau's most recent data on the marital status of the 242 million Americans aged 15 years and older, 124.2 million are currently married and 74.5 million have never been married. If one person from these 242 million persons is
  23. finite

    the probability that a randomly selected 4 year old male feral cat will live to be 5 years old is 0.87886. (a)what is the probability that two randomly selected male 4 yr old cats will live to be 5.(b) what is the probability that six randomly selected
  24. Research and Design

    What changes did the Census Bureau make to the conceptualization and operationalization of race in the 2000 census?
  25. Statistics

    Suppose that the birth weight of newborn babies in the U.S is normally distributed with a mean of 7 pounds and a standard deviation of 1.6 pounds. Let the random variable X be the birth weight of a randomly selected record of live birth. a) What is the
  26. MATH (PROBABILITY)

    According to Nielsen Media Research, approximately 52% of all U.S. households have digital cable television. In addition, 84% of all U.S. households have multiple TV sets. Suppose 45% of all U.S. households have digital cable television and have multiple
  27. Economics (36)

    For borrowers with good credit scores, the mean debt for revolving and installment accounts is $15,015 (BusinessWeek, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is $3,730 and that debt amounts are normally distributed. a. What is the probability that
  28. Statistics (36)

    For borrowers with good credit scores, the mean debt for revolving and installment accounts is $15,015 (BusinessWeek, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is $3,730 and that debt amounts are normally distributed. a. What is the probability that
  29. Economics (36)

    For borrowers with good credit scores, the mean debt for revolving and installment accounts is $15,015 (BusinessWeek, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is $3,730 and that debt amounts are normally distributed. a. What is the probability that
  30. Statistics

    Scores on a visual perception test are normally distributed with a mean of 2020 and a standard deviation of 250. a)If one subject is randomly selected and tested, find the probability of a score greater than 1800 b)if 50 subjects are randomly selected and
  31. statistics

    Scores on a visual perception test are normally distributed with a mean of 2020 and a standard deviation of 250. a)If one subject is randomly selected and tested, find the probability of a score greater than 1800 b)if 50 subjects are randomly selected and
  32. Statistics/Probability

    Assume that women’s heights are normally distributed with a mean given by μ = 63.4 in, and a standard deviation given by σ = 2.3 in. (a) If 1 woman is randomly selected, find the probability that her height is less than 64 in. (b) If 43 women
  33. probabilityv

    A school's administrators are concerned about absenteeism at their school and the e ect it has on students' grades. The following data were compiled, based on a sample of students. Student's Absent Medium Absent Grade Infrequently Absent Frequently Low 1 9
  34. statistics math

    The unemployment rate is 5.8% (Bureau of Labor Statistics, April 3, 2003). Suppose that 100 employable people are selected randomly. 1)What is the probability that exactly six people are unemployed (to 4 decimals)? 2)What is the probability that exactly
  35. finite

    The probability that a randomly selected 2 year old feral cat will live to be 3 years old is 0.73877. A) what is the probability that 2 randomly selected 2 year old cats will live to be 3? B) what is the probability that 7 will live to be 3?
  36. Math/Statistics

    According to the U.S. census bureau, the total 2008 U.S. population was 303,824,640. The chart below summarizes the 2008 population for five U.S. States: Missouri 5,911,605 Pennsylvania 12,448,279 Tennessee 6,214,888 Utah 2,736,424 Washington 6,549,224
  37. statistics

    Based on data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey assume that the weights of men are normally distributed with a mean of 170 lbs. and a standard deviation of 30lbs. a. Find the probability that a man randomly selected from the above
  38. Statistics

    The probability that a randomly selected two-year-old male stinkbug will live to be three years old is .59963 what is the probability that to randomly selected two-year-old male stinkbugs will live to be three years old? What is the probability that for
  39. Statistics

    A manufacturing facility produces iron rods whose mean diameter is 2.5 inches with a standard deviation of 0.2 inch. If a sample of 50 metal rods produced by the facility were randomly selected, what is the probability that the mean of these rods will lie
  40. statistics

    The mayor of the town of Quahog, Rhode Island, Adam West, conducted a study to determine the mean household income of his constituents. The study surveyed 500 households and determined that the sample mean was $30,000. The population standard deviation is
  41. IT/205

    Read “The U.S. Census Bureau Field Data Collection Project: Don’t Count On It” beginning on p. 413 of Essentials of Management Information Systems. Answer the following questions in 200 to 300 words: Dose this mean each question 200 to 300 word or
  42. Math check

    IQ scores in a certain population are normally distributed with a mean of 96 and a standard deviation of 12. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) Find the probability that a randomly selected person will have an IQ score between 83 and
  43. statistics

    Assume that women's heights are normally distributed with a mean given by u=64.6 in and a standard deviation given by 0=2.8in. a) If 1 woman is randomly selected, find the probability that her height is less than 65in. b) If 49 women are randomly selected,
  44. prealgebra

    One letter is randomly selected from the word PRIME and one letter is randomly selected from the word MATH. What is the probability that both letters selected are vowels?
  45. Math

    In Exercises 16–18, use the following information. At a college, 43% of the students are women, 15% of the students are art majors, 4% have not chosen a major, and 8% are women and art majors. A faculty member conducts an experiment and selects students
  46. Math

    In Exercises 16–18, use the following information. At a college, 43% of the students are women, 15% of the students are art majors, 4% have not chosen a major, and 8% are women and art majors. A faculty member conducts an experiment and selects students
  47. math

    What is the probability that a randomly selected applicant scores between 425 and 575? a. What is the probability that a randomly selected applicant scores between 425 and 575? b. What is the probability that a randomly selected applicant scores 625 or
  48. statistics

    mean = 60 wpm standard deviation= 15 wpm a.What is the probability that a randomly selected typist's net rate is at most 60 wpm? less than 60 wpm? b. What is the probability that a randomly selected is between 45 and 90 wpm?
  49. Finite math

    Scores for men on the verbal portion of the SAT-I test are normally distributed with a mean of 509 and a standard deviation of 112. (a) If 1 man is randomly selected, find the probability that his score is at least 579. (b) If 13 men are randomly selected,
  50. Math Helppp

    Scores for men on the verbal portion of the SAT-I test are normally distributed with a mean of 509 and a standard deviation of 112. (a) If 1 man is randomly selected, find the probability that his score is at least 579. (b) If 13 men are randomly selected,
  51. math

    The results of a recent television survey of American TV households revealed that 80 out of every 100 TV households have at least one remote control. What is the probability that a randomly selected TV household does not have at least one remote control?
  52. Statistics

    *Give all probabilities to two decimal places. Three daily newspapers are published in a large city. Suppose we have the following facts about the people in the city: 60% read Newspaper A. 34% read Newspaper C. 72% read Newspaper A or Newspaper B. 18% read
  53. balls in a bowl probability

    Bowl one contains 3 black and 2 white balls. Bowl two contains 4 black and 5 white balls. Experiment: A ball is randomly selected from bowl one, its color noted, and it is placed in bowl two. Then a ball is randomly selected from bowl two. a.) What is the
  54. statistics

    A Gallup poll of 1236 adults showed that 12% of the respondents believe that it is bad luck to walk under a ladder. Consider the probability that among 30 randomly selected people from 1236 who were polled, there are at least 2 who have that belief. Given
  55. Statistics

    A box contains five numbered balls (1,2,2,3 and 4). We will randomly select two balls from the box (without replacement). (a) The outcome of interest is the number on each of the two balls we select. List the complete sample space of outcomes. (b) What is
  56. Statistics 2023

    Suppose there is a 11.2% probability that a randomly selected person is aged 20 years or older and is also a jogger. In addition there is a 23.8% chance that a person is 20 years or older, female, given that he or she also jogs. What is the probability a
  57. stats

    Test scores on a university admissions test are normally distributed, with a mean of 500 and a standard deviation of 100. 4 marks a. What is the probability that a randomly selected applicant scores between 425 and 575? 4 marks b. What is the probability
  58. math statistics/probability

    Hello I am having trouble trying to figure out how to do the last 2 questions in this word problem In an article about investment growth, Money magazine reported that drug stocks show powerful long-term trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for
  59. Math

    Suppose you are interested in determining the probability that a college student will own a personal computer. You poll 8 of your classmates from randomly selected classes and find that 5 of them own their own computers. Find a 90% confidence interval
  60. probability

    n 1980 (before the era of in-vitro fertilization), there were 3,612,258 births in the United States (according to the U.S. Census Bureau), of which 68,339 births were to twins and 1,337 births were to triplets or more. What was the probability of having
  61. stats

    a captain claims that at least 85% of the residents in his barangay have household pets. to test this claim a researcher randomly selected a sample of 550 residents and find that 495 of them do have household pets. at 0.05 level of significance. formula
  62. Math

    According to the Department of Health and Human Services, 30% of 18- to 25-year-olds have some form of mental illness. (a) What is the probability two randomly selected 18- to 25-year-olds have some form of mental illness? (b) What is the probability six
  63. Math 157

    assume that a reseacher randomly selected 14 new born babies and counts the number of girls selected x. the probability corresponding to the 14 possible values of x. find the probability of selecting exactly 8 girls.
  64. statistics

    Suppose you sample randomly, without replacement, a number between 1 and 999999, all outcomes have the same probability of being selected.What is the probability that the digits of the number selected add up to 23
  65. Statistics

    The weight of a randomly selected shipping container follows an unknown distribution with mean 12 tons and standard deviation 2 tons. Your cargo ship always carries a load of 100 randomly selected shipping containers. a. What is the probability the load
  66. Statistics

    Bottles of a popular cola contain a mean amount of 300 mL of cola. There is some variation from bottle to bottle because the filling machinery is not perfectly precise. The distribution of the contents is normal with a standard deviation of 3 mL. a) What
  67. Statistics

    Bottles of a popular cola contain a mean amount of 300 mL of cola. There is some variation from bottle to bottle because the filling machinery is not perfectly precise. The distribution of the contents is normal with a standard deviation of 3 mL. a) What
  68. Biostatstics

    Question: The New York State Health Department reports a 10% rate of the HIV virus for the “at-risk” population. Under certain conditions, a preliminary screening test for the HIV virus is correct 95% of the time. (Subjects are not told that they are
  69. math

    Hello I am having trouble trying to figure out how to do the last 2 questions in this word problem In an article about investment growth, Money magazine reported that drug stocks show powerful long-term trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for
  70. math

    Hello I am having trouble trying to figure out how to do the last 2 questions in this word problem In an article about investment growth, Money magazine reported that drug stocks show powerful long-term trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for
  71. Statistics

    based on a study by Dr.P. Sorita Soni at Indiana University, we know that the eye colors in the United States are distributed as follows: 42% brown, 35% blue, 11% green, 6% gray, and 6% hazel b) identify onw factor that might make this particular sample
  72. college math statistics

    Hello I am having trouble trying to figure out how to do the last 2 questions in this word problem In an article about investment growth, Money magazine reported that drug stocks show powerful long-term trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for
  73. Statistics (37)

    According to the Sleep Foundation, the average night's sleep is 6.8 hours (Fortune, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is .7 hours and that the probability distribution is normal. a. What is the probability that a randomly selected person
  74. Economics (37)

    According to the Sleep Foundation, the average night's sleep is 6.8 hours (Fortune, March 20, 2006). Assume the standard deviation is .7 hours and that the probability distribution is normal. a. What is the probability that a randomly selected person
  75. math statistics

    Hello I am having trouble trying to figure out how to do this probability word problem: In an article about investment growth, Money magazine reported that drug stocks show powerful long-term trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for strong and
  76. finite math

    The probability that a 3-year old garter snake will reach 4 years old is 0.94461. (a) what is the probability that two randomly selected will reach 4 years old? What is the probability that five randomly selected 3 year old garter snakes will reach 4 years
  77. finite math

    The probability that a 3-year old garter snake will reach 4 years old is 0.62719. (a) what is the probability that two randomly selected will reach 4 years old? What is the probability that five randomly selected 3 year old garter snakes will reach 4 years
  78. finite math

    The probability that a 3-year old garter snake will reach 4 years old is 0.62719. (a) what is the probability that two randomly selected will reach 4 years old? What is the probability that five randomly selected 3 year old garter snakes will reach 4 years
  79. Stats

    On the fourth day of Statistics, my teacher gave to me….four calling birds. They weren’t calling birds until they each got a cell phone. Each of the birds randomly selected their phone service independently and got together for lunch (seeds, of course
  80. mATH

    First graders who misbehave in school may be more likely to be regular smokers as young adults according to a new study presented in the July 2004 issue of the American Journal of Epidemiology. After following a group of U.S. first graders for 15 years, it
  81. statistics

    First graders who misbehave in school may be more likely to be regular smokers as young adults according to a new study presented in the July 2004 issue of the American Journal of Epidemiology. After following a group of U.S. first graders for 15 years, it
  82. UEW

    if 89,88,45,9,33, selected from 1-90, what are the five numbers to be selected randomly. please the question is probability lottery.
  83. math

    8 basketball players are selected to play in a special game.the players will be selected from a list of 27 players .if the players are selected randomly ,whats the probability that the 8 tallest players will be selected.
  84. Statistics

    The probability that a randomly chosen person in Botswana is 65 or older is approximately 0.2. a) What is the probability that, in a randomly selected sample of 6 people, exactly 4 of them are 65 or older. If X IS THE NUMBER of people of age 65 or older in
  85. Finite

    Bowl one contains 3 black and 2 white balls. Bowl two contains 4 black and 5 white balls. Experiment: A ball is randomly selected from bowl one, its color noted, and it is placed in bowl two. Then a ball is randomly selected from bowl two. a.) What is the
  86. Statistics

    Suppose the weights of Farmer Carl's potatoes are normally distributed with a mean of 8.0 ounces and a standard deviation of 1.2 ounces. (a) If 4 potatoes are randomly selected, find the probability that the mean weight is less than 9.8 ounces. (b) If 8
  87. Math

    In a group of 54 candidates, 16 are female and the remaining are male. If four are to be randomly selected, what is the probability that there will be only female candidates selected? 17 coins and 1 six-sided number cube are tossed together. What is the
  88. statistics

    Let x be the number of courses for which a randomly selected student at a certain university is registered. The probability distribution of x appears in the table shown below: x 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 p(x) .04 .05 .08 .26 .39 .16 .02 (a) What is P(x = 4)? P(x = 4)
  89. Math.

    A bowl contains 8 marbles: 3 red, 2 blue, 1 white, and 2 green. If 3 marbles are randomly selected without replacement, what is the probability that no green marble is selected? I don't know how to do probability.
  90. Statistics

    A card is selected at random from a standard deck of cards. Find the probability of randomly selecting a king given that an ace has already been selected.
  91. Statistics

    The Probability that a randomly selected commuter listens to audiobooks during their commute is 0.49. Suppose that a sample of 10 commuters is selected, what is the probability that at most 3 of them listen to audiobooks? Write only a number as your
  92. STAT

    The Probability that a randomly selected commuter listens to audiobooks during their commute is 0.49. Suppose that a sample of 10 commuters is selected, what is the probability that at most 3 of them listen to audiobooks? Write only a number as your
  93. Statistics

    In a city with no cars of mixed color, 30% of the cars on the road are brown. Forty percent are either brown or green, and 10% are white. a.) What is the probability that a randomly selected car is green? b.) What is the probability that a randomly
  94. Statistics

    The Probability that a randomly selected commuter listens to audiobooks during their commute is 0.49. Suppose that a sample of 10 commuters is selected, what is the probability that at most 3 of them listen to audiobooks? Write only a number as your
  95. statistics

    What is the probability for a: a.       Randomly selected person being a male in grade E? b.      Randomly selected male being in grade E? c. Why are the results different?
  96. Statistics

    9. Assume the weight, W, of a randomly selected adult has a normal distribution with a mean of 175 pounds and a standard deviation of 10 pounds.. Find the probability, P(W < 190), that a randomly selected adult weighs less than 190 pounds.
  97. Math

    My question is to get a better understanding of this. Basically, these two problems, I did it WITHOUT replacement. So I would multiply each defects and so forth. My question is, would I have to subtract the total from 1 in the second question? I am not
  98. Statistics

    An engineer is going to redesign an ejection seat for an airplane. The seat was designed for pilots weighing between 140 lb and 181 lb. The new population of pilots has normally distributed weights with a mean of 146 lb and a standard deviation of 28.9 lb.
  99. Statistics

    The amount of time the university professors devote to their jobs per week is normally dis- tributed with a mean of 52 hours and a standard deviation of 8 hours. (a) What is the probability that a professor works for more than 56 hours per week? (b) Find
  100. Math- Probability HELP

    Tom Cruise is reported to be 5'7.8" tall. Male heights are normally distributed with a mean of 70 inches and a standard deviation of 2.8 inches. Find the probability that; 1) A randomly selected male is Tom Cruise's height or smaller. 2) Three randomly