# The weights of 1,000 men in a certain town follow a normal distribution with a mean of 150 pounds and a standard deviation of 15 pounds. From the data, we can conclude that the number of men weighing more than

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1. ## math

Conditioned on the result of an unbiased coin flip, the random variables T1,T2,…,Tn are independent and identically distributed, each drawn from a common normal distribution with mean zero. If the result of the coin flip is Heads, this normal

2. ## stat

Which of the following statements is true about the t-distribution with k degrees of freedom? i. the t-distribution is symmetric ii. the t-distribution with k degrees of freedom has a smaller variance than the t-distribution with k+1 degrees of freedom

3. ## statistics MIT

[3:58 p. m., 10/7/2021] Ejh: As on the previous page, let X1,…,Xn be i.i.d. with pdf F_θ(x)= θx^θ-1*1(0

4. ## Statistics mit

As on the previous page, let X1,…,Xn be i.i.d. with pdf fθ(x)=θxθ−11(0≤x≤1) where θ>0. (a) 2 puntos posibles (calificables, resultados ocultos) Assume we do not actually get to observe X1,…,Xn. Instead let Y1,…,Yn be our observations where

5. ## statistics

Which of the following statements are correct? a. A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. b. The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. c. If a population has normal ditribution, the mean and the median are not equal. d. The

6. ## Probability

Let T1,T2,…,Tn be i.i.d. observations, each drawn from a common normal distribution with mean zero. With probability 1/2 this normal distribution has variance 1, and with probability 1/2 it has variance 4. Based on the observed values t1,t2,…,tn, we

7. ## Algebra (Normal Distribution)

The weights of 1,000 men in a certain town follow a normal distribution with a mean of 150 pounds and a standard deviation of 15 pounds. From the data, we can conclude that the number of men weighing more than 165 pounds is about _____ , and the number of

8. ## Statistics

3. As on the previous page, let X1,…,Xn be i.i.d. with pdf F_θ(x)= θx^θ-1*1(0

9. ## statistics MIT

3) As on previous let X_1….X_n be i.i.dwith pdf f_θ(x)= θx^(θ-1)1(0≤θx≤1) where θ>0 a) Assume we do not actually get to observe X_1…X_n Instead let Y_1… Y_n be our observations where Our goal is to estimate θ based on this new data. What

10. ## Statistics

Suppose a certain species bird has an average weight of xbar 3.40 grams. Based on previous studies, we can assume that the weights of these birds have a normal distribution with sigma 0.29 grams. Find the sample size necessary for a 98% confidence level

11. ## Statistics

Statistics Does the frequency distribution appear to have a normal distribution using a strict interpretation of the relevant criteria? IQ Score------Frequency 50-69----------24 79-89----------228 90-109--------490 110-129--------232 130-149-------26 a.

12. ## Statistics

A mathematically defined curve that is the comparison distribution used in ANOVA is called the: - Normal distribution - Chi Square distribution - F distribution - T distribution

13. ## Statistics

Information from the American Institute of Insurance indicates the mean amount of life insurance per household in the United States is \$120,000. This distribution follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of \$38,000. (A) If we select a

14. ## agebra

The graph represents the normal distribution of recorded weights, in pounds, of cats at a veterinary clinic. Which weights are within 2 standard deviations of the mean? Check all that apply.

15. ## statistics

.) A hospital in a large city records the weight of every infant born at the hospital. The distribution of weights is normally shaped, with a mea n µ= 2. 9 kilograms and a standard deviation o- = 0 .45. Determine the following: a. The percentage of

16. ## Statistics

As the degrees of freedom for the t-distribution increase, the distribution approaches the value of zero for the mean. the t-distribution. the normal distribution. the F distribution.

17. ## Statistics

Under what circumstances does the sampling distribution of the proportion approximately follow the normal distribution?

18. ## STAT- important

What is the difference between normal distribution and approximate normally. Correct me if im wrong but I think the parameters of Normal is X~Normal (mu, standard deviation) but then approx. normal is X~Normal (mu, variation) im just really confused when

19. ## Stats

Allen's hummingbird (Selasphorus sasin) has been studied by zoologist Bill Alther.† Suppose a small group of 17 Allen's hummingbirds has been under study in Arizona. The average weight for these birds is x = 3.15 grams. Based on previous studies, we can

20. ## Statistics

1. Which of the following statements are correct? a. A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. b. The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. c. If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal.

21. ## statistics

The weights of individual nails produced by the 'Hammer 'n Nail' hardware company follow a normal distribution with the average nail weight being 5.1 grams and the standard deviation in nail weight being 1.6 grams. When a nail is produced it is discarded

22. ## statistic

A regulation hockey puck must weigh between 5.5 and 6 ounces. In an alternative manufacturing process the mean weight of pucks produced is 5.75 ounce. The weights of pucks have a normal distribution whose standard deviation can be decreased by increasingly

The population of a small town is modeled by the function p(t)=20(4t+3)/2t+5, where P(t) is the population, in thousands, and t is time, in years, since the start of 1990. The town will need its own transit system if the population exceeds 50,000. Will the

24. ## statistics

A simple random sample of size n = 300 is obtained from a population whose size is and whose population size is n=20,000 ans whose proportion with a specified characteristic is p=0.8. Describe the sampling distribution of P^. A) Approximately normal; ìp =

25. ## Maths

In a normal distribution, 4% of the distribution is less than 53 and 97% of the distribution is less than 65.i.Find the mean and standard deviation of the distribution. ii.Find the interquartile range of the distribution.

26. ## Statistics

Assume the weights of men are normally distributed having a mean of 185 lbs and a standard deviation of 17 pounds. A. Calculate the probability a randomly selected man weights less than 225 lbs B. Approximately 72% of men’s weights exceed how many

27. ## stats

(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the

28. ## stats

(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the

29. ## statistic

1. Which of the following statements are correct? a. A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. b. The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. c. If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal.

30. ## Statistics

Which of the following statements are correct? 1.A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. 2.The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. 3.If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal. 4.The

31. ## statistics

Which of the following statements are correct? a. a normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual b. the graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped c. if a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal d. the

32. ## statistics

The actual weights of bags of pet food are normally distributed.The mean of the weights is 50.0lb,with a standard deviation of 0.2lb. Sketch a normal cuve for the distribution.Label the x-axis at one,two,and three standard feciation from the mean,in

33. ## Statistics

Find an example of application of Normal Distribution (or approximately Normal Distribution) in your workplace or business (or any other business that you are familiar with). Prove that the variable has the characteristics of a Normal Distribution. Recall

34. ## statistics

heights of men on a baseball team have a bell shaped distribution with a mean of 172 cm and a distribution of 9cm. Using the empirical rule, what is the approximate percentage of the men between the following values? a. ___% of the men are between 145cm

35. ## statistics

1. Which of the following statements are correct? a. A normal distribution is any distribution that is not unusual. (True/False) b. The graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. (True/False) c. If a population has a normal distribution, the mean and

36. ## Statistics

Suppose that the probability distribution of a random variable x can be described by the formula P(x) = x/15 For each of the values x = 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. For examples, then, p(x=2) = p(2) = 2/15 a Write out the probability distribution of x. b Show that

37. ## statistics

the mean age at which men in the united states marry for the first time follows the normal distribution with a mean of 24.5 years. the standard deviation is 2.8 years. for a rabdom sample of 59 men, what is the likelihood that the age they were married

38. ## Probability

Let T1,T2,…,Tn be i.i.d. observations, each drawn from a common normal distribution with mean zero. With probability 1/2 this normal distribution has variance 1, and with probability 1/2 it has variance 4. Based on the observed values t1,t2,…,tn, we

39. ## Statistics

Suppose that the probability distribution of a random variable x can be described by the formula P(x) = x/15 For each of the values x = 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. For examples, then, p(x=2) = p(2) = 2/15 a Write out the probability distribution of x. b Show that

40. ## statistics

The heights of women aged 20 to 29 follow approximately the N (64, 4) distribution. Men the same age have heights distributed as N (69.8, 1.1). What percent of young women are taller than the mean height of young men?

41. ## Statistics

What is the difference between normal distribution and approximate normally. Correct me if im wrong but I think the parameters of Normal is X~Normal (mu, standard deviation) but then approx. normal is X~Normal (mu, variation) im just really confused when

42. ## Math/Statistics

The mean starting salary for graduates in the spring of 2004 was \$36,280. Assume that the distribution of starting salaries follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of \$3,300. What percent of the graduates have starting salaries between

43. ## Statistics

If you have a curve with an asymmetric bimodal distribution, is it considered a normal distribution? Or is it only a normal distribution if there is a single bell-shaped curve?

A) Choose one of the following distributions (positively skewed normal distribution, negatively skewed normal distribution or bimodal normal distribution) and generate a sample of 20 numbers for it. The sample you generate should have a mean of 8 and a

45. ## Statistics

Trying to finish an assignment: What happens to the power of the z test when the standard deviation increases? and Is the shape of a sampling distribution always the same as that of the null hypothesis population? Thanks! As the SD increases, the exactness

46. ## Statistics

How do I answer: A normal distribution has a standard deviation equal to 39. What is the mean of this normal distribution if the probability of scoring above x = 209 is 0.0228

47. ## statistics, math, college

if np >5 and nq>5 estimate P (fewer than 4) with n=13 p=0.4 by using normal distribution as an approximate to the binomial distribution if np

48. ## statistics

Will the sampling distribution of means be approximately normal if n=25 or so, even if the frequency distribution of X values is not normal?

49. ## res342

In conducting research that looks at differences in populations, samples are used for numerous reasons. Using entire populations in a test is difficult, so various sampling techniques are applied. In situations in which the population variance is unknown,

50. ## stats

Suppose the mass of college students can be modeled by the normal distribution. We believe the mean of the normal distribution is 72 kg. We randomly sample 18 students and find an average of 69 kg and a standard deviation of 4kg. A. The standard error of

51. ## stat

if the heights of men follow a normal distribution, and 99.7% fall between 5" and 7" what is the estimate standard deviation of the height?

52. ## statistics

Case Study Chapter 6 and 7 FOR FULL CREDIT SHOW EQUATIONS USED AND WORK. ELEVATOR CAPACITY: Suppose an elevator has a maximum capacity of 16 passengers with a total weight of 2500 lbs. The mean weight of females is less than the mean weight of males so we

53. ## Math

Use the normal distribution of weights of adult men, which has a mean of 170 pounds and a standard deviation of 7.5 pounds. Use the z-score chart to find the percentage of heights less than 155 pounds.

54. ## Statistics

The weights of trout in a certain river follow a normal distribution with mean 3 pounds and standard deviation 0.8 pounds. What proportion of trout weigh between 3.2 pounds and 4.8 pounds? a.) .3891 b.) .9972 c.) .9452 d.) .5865

55. ## statistics

Suppose that, in fact, the blood cholesterol level of all men aged 20 to 34 follows the normal distribution with mean of u = 188 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) and standard deviation = 41 mg/dl. 1. Choose an SRS of 100 men from this population. What is

56. ## stats

A large shipment of Granny Smith apples arrives at a grocery store. Weights of the apples are known to follow a normal distribution with mean 139 grams and standard deviation 9 grams. 1)If you select a random sample of 50 apples, what is the probability

57. ## Finance

I need help on this study problem.----- A firm computes the probability distribution of possible net present values for a project and finds that it has an expected value of \$125,000 and a standard deviation of \$75,000. Assuming that the distribution of net

58. ## Statistics

Suppose a certain species bird has an average weight of grams. Based on previous studies, we can assume that the weights of these birds have a normal distribution with grams. For a small group of 13 birds, find the margin of error for a 70% confidence

59. ## Statistics

Suppose a certain species bird has an average weight ofx=3.55 grams. Based on previous studies, we can assume that the weights of these birds have a normal distribution with 0=0.37 grams. For a small group of 15 birds, find the margin of error for a 70%

60. ## statistics

Hannah selected a simple random sample of all adults in her town and based on this sample, consrtucted a confidence interval for the mean salary of all adults in the town. however, the distribution of salaries in the town is not exactly normal. will the

62. ## Statistics,math

My question is in statistics under what circumstances would the mode be an appropriate measure of central tendency? Whenever you expect a "normal" Gaussian distribution and have a large number of measurements. In that case the "mode" or most frequently

63. ## statistics

2. Using the MM207 Student Data Set: a) Select a continuous variable that you suspect would not follow a normal distribution. b) Create a graph for the variable you have selected to show its distribution. c) Explain why these data might not be normally

64. ## AP Statistics

A family has two cats named Gordo and Flaco. Gordo weighs 15 pounds and Flaco weighs 8 pounds. A cat’s weight is classified as unhealthy if the weight is located in the top 5% or bottom 5% of all cat weights. The distribution of cat weights is

65. ## statstics

A distribution of weights is symmetric about its median. The lower quartile of the weights is 90 pounds and the median is 120 pounds. Find the interquartile range of the distribution.

66. ## Statistics

In the library on a university campus, there is a sign in the elevator that indicates a limit of 16 people. in addition there is a weight limit of 2500 lbs. assume that the average weight of students, faculty, and staff on campus is 150 lbs, that the

67. ## Statistics

In the library on a university campus, there is a sign in the elevator that indicates a limit of 16 people. in addition there is a weight limit of 2500 lbs. assume that the average weight of students, faculty, and staff on campus is 150 lbs, that the

68. ## AP Statistics

As the degrees of freedom for the t-distribution increase, the distribution approaches the value of zero for the mean. the t-distribution. the normal distribution. the F distribution. I'm thinking C...

69. ## Math

The weights of individual nails produced by the 'Hammer 'n Nail' hardware company follow a normal distribution with the average nail weight being 5.1 grams and the standard deviation in nail weight being 1.6 grams. When a nail is produced it is discarded

70. ## Stats

Which of the following would be closest to a normal distribution? a.) The sampling distribution of the average weight of 40 eggs randomly selected from the stock at the High Street Kroger's grocery? b.) The sampling distribution of the average weight of 4

71. ## Statistic

Score on a certain nationwide college entrance examination follow a normal distribution with a mean of 500and a standard deviation of 100

72. ## statistics

7. The data represent the distribution of U.S. suicide rates per 100,000 of the population for men and women from 1995 – 2002. Table 4.28 Men (x) 19.8 19.3 18.7 18.6 17.6 17.5 17.6 17.9 Women (y) 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.1 4.1 4.1 4.3 a) Find the regression

73. ## statistics

In this question, use Excel functions rather than Normal distribution tables. The number of new cars sold by "Ma's New Car Factory" in a financial year can be approximated by a normal distribution with a mean of 125,000 cars and a standard deviation of

74. ## Statitics

The value given below is discrete. use the continuity correction and describe the region of the normal distribution that corresponds to the indicated probiality. The probability of fewer than 35 men are senators who are men a)the area to the left of 35.5

75. ## statistics

A normal distribution has a standard deviation equal to 23. What is the mean of this normal distribution if the probability of scoring above x = 181? record to 1 decimal place

76. ## Statistics

What is the difference between the population distribution, the distribution of the same, and the sampling distribution and what are the formulas to get the normal distribution of each?

77. ## math

the iq score of employee in a firm follow a normal distribution. if the mean is 90 and standard deviation is 13. what percentage of score lies between 64 and 116?

78. ## Statistics

Weights of male mountain lions follow the normal distribution with a median of 150 lb and an interquartile range of 8.2 lb. Find the 75th percentile of the weights. Find the 95th percentile of the weights.

79. ## statistics

which of the following statements are correct? a. a normal distribuiton is any distribution that is not unusual. b. the graph of a normal distribution is bell-shaped. c. if a population has a normal distribution, the mean and the median are not equal. d.

80. ## Statistics

Suppose that, in fact, the blood cholesterol level of all men aged 20 to 34 follows the normal distribution with mean of u = 188 milligrams per deciliter (mg/dl) and standard deviation = 41 mg/dl. 1. Choose an SRS of 100 men from this population. What is

81. ## statistics

the weights of shells follow a normal distribution. a random sample of 12 hybrid shells a a mean weight of 1.7 pounds with standard deviation 0.24 pounds. Find a 95 % confidence interval level for the mean weight if the fall catch is within 0.1 pounds of

82. ## statistics

5. A professor teaching introductory psychology gave the grades that follow. According to the normal curve, she should have given about 4% A’s, 14% B’s, 64% C’s, 14% D’s, and 4% F’s. Do a Chi-Square to determine if the actual grade assignment

83. ## Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illus

Sampling Distribution Complete solutions and illustrations are required. 1.The average annual salary for all U.S. teachers is \$29,863. Assume that the distribution is normal and the standard deviation is \$5,200. a.Find the probability that a randomly

84. ## statistics

At a neighboring university, the average salary is also \$45,000 and the distribution is normal. If \$47,000 has a z score of 1.5, what is the standard deviation?

85. ## statistics

A sample of 25 men has a mean weight of 65kg with standard deviation of 8kg. Suppose that the weight of men follows normal distribution with a standard deviation of 10kg. Find a 95% confidence interval for the population mean μ.

86. ## math

the sample of selected men have the average weight of 180 lb with the standard deviation of 30 lb. For a 0.95 degree of confidence find confidence interval for the mean of the whole population, assuming the normal weight distribution and the following

87. ## Statistics

Suppose the heights of women aged 20 to 29 follow approximately the N(66.7, 2.4) distribution. Also suppose men the same age have heights distributed as N(70.5, 2.2). What percent (± 0.1) of young men are shorter than average young women?

88. ## math

Suppose in a town three-fourths of the men are married to one-half of the women. What is the ratio of men to women in this town?

Decide which of the variables described is likely to have a normal or near-normal distribution. a. The salaries of adult males in a large city b. The weights of adult males in a large city

90. ## Maths

A farmer finds that the weights of sheep on his farm have a normal distribution with mean 66.4 kg and standard deviation 5.6 kg. 250 sheep are chosen at random. Estimate the number of sheep which have a weight of between 70 kg and 72.5 kg.

91. ## Math

One day we decided to dive from town A to town B. In order to get there we had to drive through town B and then town C. it is 10 miles farther from town A to town B then it is to town B to C. It is 10 miles farther from town B to town C than it is from

92. ## Math

out of these variables which would and would not follow normal distribution. shoe size height age GPA model year of car how many friends on face book Please explain why..thanks

93. ## statistics

Suppose test scores follow a normal distribution with ì= 80 and ó = 5. Calculate the z-score for a score of 90.

94. ## statistics

Scores on a certain nationwide college entrance examination follow a normal distribution with a mean of 400 and a standard deviation of 100. Find the probability that a student will score over 500.

95. ## math (unanswered, previously posted)

A set of telephone lines is to be installed so as to connect between town A and town B. The town A has 2000 telephones. If each of the telephone users of A were to be guaranteed instant access to make calls to B, 2000 telephone lines would be needed. This

96. ## Statistics

A set of telephone lines is to be installed so as to connect between town A and town B. The town A has 2000 telephones. If each of the telephone users of A were to be guaranteed instant access to make calls to B, 2000 telephone lines would be needed. This

97. ## Stats

The incomes in a certain lg. population of college teachers have a normal distribution with a mean of \$35,000 and st. dev. of \$5000. Four teachers are randomly selected. What is the probability their average salary will exceed \$40,000?

98. ## What is the best estimate of the population mean?

The Jolliebee hamburger chain specializes in half-pound hamburgers. The sales follow a normal distribution. The standard deviation of the distribution for daily sakes is \$3000. A sample of 40 showed the mean daily sale to be \$20,000. What is the best

99. ## health/stats

can cholesterol follow a normal distribution exactly? why or why not?

100. ## math

The weights of extra large eggs have a normal distribution with a mean of one ounce and a standard deviation of 0.1 ounces. The probability that a dozen eggs weighs more than 13 ounces is closest to...?