
. 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

. 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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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.

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

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

Median household income for AfricanAmericans 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

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

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

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

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

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


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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,

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?

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


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

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

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?

Scores for men on the verbal portion of the SATI 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,

Scores for men on the verbal portion of the SATI 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,

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?

*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

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

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

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


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

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

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 longterm trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for

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

n 1980 (before the era of invitro 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

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

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

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.

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

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


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

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

Question: The New York State Health Department reports a 10% rate of the HIV virus for the “atrisk” 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

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 longterm trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for

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 longterm trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for

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

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 longterm trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for

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

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

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 longterm trends and offer investors unparalleled potential for strong and


The probability that a 3year 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

The probability that a 3year 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

The probability that a 3year 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

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

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

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

if 89,88,45,9,33, selected from 190, what are the five numbers to be selected randomly. please the question is probability lottery.

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.

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

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


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

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 sixsided number cube are tossed together. What is the

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)

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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?


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.

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

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.

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

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