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  1. statistics

    Assume we draw a simple random sample from a population having a mean of 100 and a standard deviation of 16. What is the probability that a sample mean will be within plus-or-minus two of the population mean for each of the following sample sizes? (a.) n =
  2. Probability

    1. Jamal writes the letters K-A-N-S-A-S on cards and then places the cards in a hat. What is the probability of picking an N? (1 point) one-sixth start fraction 1 over 5 end fraction Start Fraction 5 over 1 End Fraction The fraction is 6 over 1. 2. Justin
  3. math

    In a population of 10,000 adults, 20% are smokers. A simple random sample of 600 of the adults is drawn. a)The SE of the number of smokers in the sample is closest to 9.45 9.5 9.55 9.6 9.65 9.7 9.75 9.8 9.85 9.9 b)The chance that there are fewer than 115
  4. fnu

    The average age of doctors in a certain hospital is 50.0 years old. Suppose the distribution of ages is normal and has a standard deviation of 4.0 years. If 16 doctors are chosen at random for a committee, find the probability that the average age of those
  5. random

    what kind of website is this? what is jiskha? Jiskha is the name given to the site by the man who runs the show here. His name is Leo. This is a help site with the emphasis on help. We try to help students do their homework. But we like to see what the
  6. statistics

    suppose we selected a random sample of five woman from our school measure the height of each and calculated the sample mean if we wished to know whether the height of woman at our school is typical of height of women inourtown how should we compare our
  7. statistics

    The average age of doctors in certain hospital is 43 years old. Suppose distribution of ages is normal and the standard deviation is 8.0 years. If 25 doctors is chosen at random for a committee, find the probability the average age for those doctors is
  8. Statistics

    The mean grade in this class last semester was 78.3, and the variance was 49 . The distribution of grades was unimodal and symmetrical. Using this information determine the probability that “Joe”, a random student you know nothing about, other than the
  9. Statistics

    In a certain city of several million people, of the adults are unemployed. If a random sample of adults in this city is selected, approximate the probability that at least in the sample are unemployed. Use the normal approximation to the binomial with a
  10. Math

    Needing some help with how to set up the problem please. Thank you. Rashida has 3 blouses: red, white, and pink. She has 2 skirts: blue and black. She has 2 pairs of shoes: red and white. What is the probability that Rashida selects an outfit at random
  11. Statistics

    4 calculators were selected at random from a sample of 44 calculators that were defective and 22 that were in good condition. Find the probability that all 4 calculators are defective. Ok, I'll just start this one. There are 66 choose 4 samples. yes/no?
  12. prob and stats

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

    you plan to survey people to see what percent own their home and what percent rent. tell whether the following will give a random sample. justify ur answer. a you interview people outside a pool supply sotre in the suburbs. b you interview people in the
  14. Janine

    You order fifteen burritos to go from a Mexican restaurant, eight with hot peppers and seven without. However, the restaurant forgot to label them. If you pick five burritos at random, find the probability of the given event. (Round your answer to three
  15. Math

    there are 3 red marbles , 3 blue marbles and 1 green marble in a bag. A marble is drawn at random from the bag and not replaced. Then a second marble is drawn. What are all the possible outcomes?
  16. math

    There are 3 red marbles, 3 blue marbles, and 1 green marble in a bag. A marble is drawn at random from the bag and not replaced. Then a second marble is drawn. What are all the possible outcomes?
  17. gre math prob of a sample

    sample standard deviation = 3 sample mean = 68 n=30 what is the probability that one student selected at random from the sample will have a height within one sample standard deviation of the sample mean? a. 1.00 b. 0.73 c. 0.57 d. 0.23
  18. Math

    A bag contains the two tiles shown. One tile is drawn at random from the bag. The tile is returned to the bag and again a tile is drawn from the bag. What is the sample space for this experiment? A. {L, M} B. {LL, LM, MM} C. {LL, LM, ML, MM} D. {L}
  19. Math

    Laurie is holding 6 red cards and 7 black cards. If two cards are selected at random(w/out replacement), what is the probability that the first card selected is red and the second is black?
  20. math

    which of the following is true of a random sample 1. its the only way to sample a population 2. each member of the sample is a volunteer 3. it is always the easiest way o sample a population 4. Each member of the population has an equal chance of being
  21. Probability

    A customer at Cavallaro's Fruit Stand picks a sample of 4 oranges at random from a crate containing 50 oranges, of which 4 are rotten. What is the probability that the sample contains 1 or more rotten oranges?
  22. math

    A bag contains 11 red balls, 9 blue balls and x yellow balls. The probabilty of choosing a yellow ball at random is 1/6. What is the probability of not getting a blue ball.
  23. Probability

    A customer at Cavallaro’s Fruit Stand picks a sample of 3 oranges at random from a crate containing 60 oranges, of which 4 are rotten. What is the probability that the sample contains 1 or more rotten oranges?
  24. Statistics

    According to a recent survey, 65% of all customers will return to the same grocery store. Suppose 11 customers are selected at random,what is the probability that A) exactly 5 will return? B) all 11 will return? C) at least 6 will return D) at least one
  25. Math/statistics

    Thirty five percent of adult americans are regular voters. A random sample of 250 adults in a medium size college town were surveyed, and it was found that 110 were regular voters. Estimate the true proportion of regular voters with 90% confidence and
  26. statistics

    during the month of July, an auto manufacturer gives its production employees a vacation period so it can tool up for the new model run. In surveying a simple random sample of 200 production workers, the personnel director finds that 38% of them plan to
  27. math

    Duke Maverick worked for a packaging company. One Day, Duke received four separate orders and acidentally mixed up the addresses, so he applied the address labels at random, what is the probability that exactly three packages were correctly labeled? If
  28. Statistics

    during the month of July, an auto manufacturer gives its production employees a vacation period so it can tool up for the new model run. In surveying a simple random sample of 200 production workers, the personnel director finds that 38% of them plan to
  29. Probability

    The signers of the declaration of Independence came from the 13 colonies as shown: Massachusetts: 5 New Hampshire: 3 Virginia: 7 Maryland: 4 New Jersey: 5 Pennsylvania: 9 Rhode Island: 2 New York: 4 Georgia: 3 North Carolina: 3 South Carolina: 4
  30. Statistics

    Determine the Null and Alternative Hypothesis for the following: A.) A company manufactures flares, they select 100 at random to determine if the flares last at least 3 hours on average. B.) A consumer group believes that a new sports coupe gets
  31. STATISTIC

    One of your employees has suggested that your company develop a new product. You decide to take a random sample of your customers and ask whether or not there is interest in the new product. The response is on a 1 to 5 scale with 1 indicating "definitely
  32. Math

    "A players shuffles 7 red cards and 3 green cards into a random order then places them in a line. If all green cards are net to each other, he wins £10. If all are apart, he wins £2. Otherwise he wins nothing. Find the price up to which the player would
  33. statistics

    twenty light bulbs are tested three light bulbs fail the test. two light bulbs are selected at random without replacement from this collection of bulbs find the probablilty that both light bulbs failed the test. round the answer 3 decimals places
  34. statistics

    According to the MIT Airline Data Project, American Airlines controlled 15.5% of the domestic market in 2010. A random sample of 125 domestic passengers that year was selected. Using the normal approximation to the binomial distribution, what is the
  35. Research Methods

    A researcher wants to obtain a random sample of the 800 cows from a local farm. He decides to ask the farmer to give him the ear tag numbers of 100 cows he can use in his study. The researcher puts these tag numbers into a hat and randomly chooses 40 to
  36. statistics

    the dean of admissions in a large university has determined that the scores of the freshman class in a mathematics test are normally distributed with a mean of 86 and a standard deviation of 11. A sample of 50 students is selected at random from the entire
  37. Information Technology (2 Qs)

    1) Order the following components in order of their speed starting from the fastest, and ending with the slowest: CD, Random Access Memory (RAM), Tape, Cache. 2) A computer system may have an extremely fast process, and extremely fast memory, yet the
  38. statistics

    A university has 1000 computers available for students to use. Each computer has a 250 gigabyte hard drive. The university wants to estimate the space occupied on the hard drives. A random sample of 100 computers showed a mean of 115 gigabytes used with a
  39. communication

    Let X,Y be discrete random variables related as Y=g(X), where g is a deterministic function. The ordering of their entropies satisfies H(X)≤H(Y), equality holds if g is a one to one mapping H(X)≥H(Y), equality holds if g is a one to one mapping
  40. Statistics

    among customers- 70% buy popcorn, 40% buy ice cream, and 25% by both. Suppose you pick one customer at random. Find the probability the customer buys popcorn or ice cream.
  41. Statistics

    It is reported that 72% of working women use computers at work. Choose 5 working women at random. Find a. The probability that at least 1 doesn't use a computer at work b. The probability that all 5 use a computer in their jobs
  42. math

    The sample mean to be calculated from a random sample of size n= 4 from a population consistsof eight measurements (2, 6, 9, 12, 25, 29, 39, 50) . find the sampling distribution of y y .(hint : there are 70 samplesof size 4 when sampling from a population
  43. statistics

    Suppose that 65% of all California State students own a motorcycle. A random sample of 100 CS students is surveyed and 61% indicate that they own a motorcycle. a. What is the value of the population percent given to you in the problem? b. What is the value
  44. statistics

    The sample mean to be calculated from a random sample of size n= 4 from a population consists of eight measurements (2, 6, 9, 12, 25, 29, 39, 50) . find the sampling distribution of y .(Hint : there are 70 samples of size 4 when sampling from a population
  45. math

    A basket at a baby shower contains 8 bottles of pink nail polish numbered 1 through 8, and 9 bottles of red nail polish numbered 1 through 9. One bottle is drawn from the basket at random.
  46. science

    Which of the following is NOT true about compounds? A) compounds join in specific ratios according to their masses B) the mass ratio of a specific compound is always the same C) compounds are random combinations of elements D) different mass ratio mean
  47. statistics

    The average temperature in households is 67.6 degrees F. The standard deviation is 4.2 degrees F. A random sample of 51 households is to be selected What is the probability that the average of this sample will be within 1.4 STANDARD ERRORS of the
  48. statistics

    Suppose that 65% of all California State students own a motorcycle. A random sample of 100 CS students is surveyed and 61% indicate that they own a motorcycle. a. What is the value of the population percent given to you in the problem? b. What is the value
  49. Statistics

    A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a
  50. Math

    An ordinary (fair) die is a cube with the numbers 1 through 6 on the sides (represented by painted spots). Imagine that such a die is rolled twice in succession and that the face values of the two rolls are added together. This sum is recorded as the
  51. Maths A

    A tyre manufacturer has chosen 48 tyres at random from a production line and issued them to taxis for testing. Assume that the 48 numbers you have selected refer to the number of thousands of kilometres travelled during the life of each tyre. (For example,
  52. Maths

    A tyre manufacturer has chosen 48 tyres at random from a production line and issued them to taxis for testing. Assume that the 48 numbers you have selected refer to the number of thousands of kilometres travelled during the life of each tyre. (For example,
  53. MATHS A

    A tyre manufacturer has chosen 48 tyres at random from a production line and issued them to taxis for testing. Assume that the 48 numbers you have selected refer to the number of thousands of kilometres travelled during the life of each tyre. (For example,
  54. Maths

    A tyre manufacturer has chosen 48 tyres at random from a production line and issued them to taxis for testing. Assume that the 48 numbers you have selected refer to the number of thousands of kilometres travelled during the life of each tyre. (For example,
  55. statistics

    A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a
  56. statistics

    A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a
  57. Statistics

    A random sample of 51 of the largest companies in the united states gave the following P/e ratios 11 35 19 13 15 21 40 18 60 72 9 20 29 53 16 26 21 14 21 27 10 12 47 14 33 14 18 17 20 19 13 25 23 27 5 16 8 49 44 20 27 8 19 12 31 67 51 26 19 18 32 Use a
  58. Statistics

    For the manufacturing plant discussed in Exercise 8.10, the union president and the human resources director jointly select a simple random sample of 36 employees to engage in a discussion with regard to the company’s work rules and overtime policies.
  59. 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
  60. Statistics

    Given that the Number of Grantees of a Driver's License in a small country in the month of April are .... 1,200 for professionsl 3,350 for non-professional 2,450 for students If you want to make a study of the correlation between driving habits and number
  61. statistics

    you are asked to estimate the average weight of an adult male passenger for a study to maximize the number of seats in a certain airplane. you collect random weights of 1000 men passengers from a population of 100,000. you find that the average man in the
  62. math finite

    Assume that there are 7 different issues of Newsweek, 8 different issues of Time, and 4 different issues of Sports Illustrated, including the December 1st issue, on the rack. You choose 4 of them at random. (1) What is the probability that you choose 2
  63. MATH PLEASE HELP THIS IS A TEST!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Which events are NOT independent? Landing on heads after tossing a coin and rolling a 3 on a 6- sided number cube Choosing a marble from a jar and landing on tails after tossing a coin Choosing a 5 from a deck of cards replacing it and then choosing an ace
  64. 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
  65. 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
  66. Probality

    in a case in riverhead, New York, nine different crime victims listened to voice recordings of five diffent men. All nine victims identified the same voice as that of the criminal. If the voice identified were made by random guesses, find the probality
  67. Stats

    Determine the following random variables discrete or continuous: a)Number of fish I caught during 2 hours? I said: discrete b)Temperature of a coffee cup? I said: continuous c)Height of a 2-year-old maple tree? I said: continuous d) Number of credit cards
  68. 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
  69. Statistics

    These are the only ones that I am having problems with. Please help.. 8.You are given the sample mean and the sample standard deviation. Use this information to construct the 90% and the 95% confidence intervals for the population mean. Interpret the
  70. statistic

    Assume that previous fast-food research has shown that 80 percent of the consumers like curly French fries. The researcher wishes to have a standard error 6 percent or less and be 95 percent confident of an estimate to be made about curly French fry
  71. statistics

    An internet supplier of refilled ink cartridges for ink jet printers sold cartridges to 30,000 customers over the past two months. A random sample of 1000 of those customers revealed that 18% were not happy with their purchase. The margin of error was 2%.
  72. Statistics

    Assume the wait time to see a cardiologist at a certain clinic are uniformly distributed between 7 minutes and 23 minutes. Calculate the probability a randomly selected patient waits at least 18 minutes to see the cardiologist. The random variable, Z, is
  73. Marketing

    Assume that previous fast-food research has shown that 80 percent of the consumers like curly French fries. The researcher wishes to have a standard error 6 percent or less and be 95 percent confident of an estimate to be made about curly French fry
  74. statistics

    A survey found 70% of adults over 50 wear glasses. In a random sample of 10 adults over 50, what is the probability that exactly six wear glasses and at least six wear glasses
  75. statistics

    The U.S. Census Bureau reported 77% of the U.S population had internet access in 2009. Choosing 3 random individuals find the probability that a. none of the 3 inidivuals has internet b. all of the individuals have internet access c. at least 1 of the 3
  76. Maths

    The probability a pupil takes a bus to school is 0.3. If a sample of 10 pupils are chosen at random. Using binomial distribution. Find the probability that a) exactly four pupils travel by bus. b) more than six pupils travel by bus.
  77. Statistics

    A maker of microwave ovens advertises that no more than 10% of its microwaves need repair during the first 5 years of use. In a random sample of 57 microwaves that are 5 years old, 13% needed repairs. At á=0.01, can you reject the maker’s claim that no
  78. statistics

    In this summer school class there are 28 male students and 15 female students. An experiment is done that consists of selecting a student at random, and recording their gender. This is done 4 times WITH REPLACEMENT. 1) Fill in the following probability
  79. government

    which fact disqualifies a person from representing utah in the senate a. the candidate was born in guatemala b. the candidate is 43 years old c. the candidate lives in utah but works in idaho d. the candidate has been a citizen for 8 years wow, really
  80. statistics

    a random sample of 80 college students was selected to participate in a experiment. the mean of the sample is 317 points, the standard deviation of 37 there are 310 students that didn't complete the experiment 1. compute the appropriate test statistic? 2.
  81. statistics

    a random sample of 100 college students is taken from the student body of a large university. assume that a population mean of 20 hours and a population standard deviation of 15 hours describes the weekly study estimates for the entire student body. About
  82. statistics

    The mean of math SAT scores is 500 and the standard deviation is 100. A random sample of 64 students from Leeds H.S. received an average of 480. Conduct a hypothesis test to determine if the population mean SAT score for Leeds H.S. is less than 500 with
  83. Business statistics

    You chose a simple random sample of 300 guests you develop a 95 percent confidence interval estimate you found the following 325 and 32 determine the standard error of the sampling distribution determine the critical value z from the standard normal table
  84. Statstics

    According to a survey by Topez Enterprises, a travel auditing company the avg error by travel agent is 128. suppose this figure was obtained from random sample of 41 travel agent & standard dervivation is 21. What is the point estimate of the national avg
  85. Statistics

    Shown below are the data giving the length of life of lights in an underground tunnel. 9.0 months 7.0 months 8.2 months 8.3 months 7.8 months 8.1 months 7.5 months 7.6 months 9.1 months 7.4 months I calculated the standard deviation to be about 0.679.
  86. science

    Shown below are the data giving the length of life of lights in an underground tunnel. 9.0 months 7.0 months 8.2 months 8.3 months 7.8 months 8.1 months 7.5 months 7.6 months 9.1 months 7.4 months I calculated the standard deviation to be about 0.679.
  87. Strayer University

    An urn contains white balls and red balls. If Juan chooses balls at random from the urn, what is the probability that he will select white balls and red balls? Round your answer to decimal places
  88. stats

    A random sample of 40 men drank an average of 20 cups of coffee per week during examination final, with the population standard deviation equal to 6 cups. A lower limit of an approximate 95% confidence interval the population average cup of coffee is (1)
  89. stats

    Consumer Reports rated airlines and found that 80% of the flights involved in the study arrived on time (that is within 15 minutes of scheduled arrival time). Assuming that the on-time arrival rate is representative of the entire commercial airline
  90. Probability

    you need 4 eggs , there are 12 eggs in the refrigerator but do not realise that 2 of these are rotten . what is the probability that none is rotten of the 4 eggs you choose at random ?
  91. Statistics

    1. A simple random sample of FICO credit rating scores is listed below: 714 751 664 789 818 779 698 836 753 834 693 802 a. Find range, variance, and standard deviation. b. As of this writing, the mean FICO score was reported to be 678. Based on these
  92. maths-statistic

    A manufacturer wants to assess the proportion of defective items in a large batch produce by a particular machine. He tests a random sample of 300 items and finds that 45 items are defective. If 200 such tests are performed and a 95% confidence interval
  93. Chemistry

    Say you are observing a motional behavior of 40 Helium molecules. Keeping the basic concepts of the kinetic-molecular theory of gases in mind: You follow one of the molecules with your eye. Over a lengthy period of time, does the molecule exhibit
  94. Literature

    I asked my teacher about the vignette on my sister, and she said I could do it but first I have to brainstorm and write as many words that relate to her but I can't get much so I'm changing my topic to summer. I'm supposed to get as many random words that
  95. Statistics

    It has been reported that 48% of teenagers play video games on their phones. A random sample of 60 teenages is drawn. Find the probability that the proportion of teenagers in the sample who play videos games on their phone is less than 0.499 . Write only a
  96. Statistic

    Below are listed the numbers of doctors in various specialties by gender. Pathology Pediatric Psychiatry Male 12,575 33,020 27,803 Female 5,604 33,351 12,292 Choose 1 doctor at random. (a) Find the probability of choosing a Pathologist or a female? b.)
  97. Statistics

    Any ideas please? Simple random sample of voters will be taken in a large state. Researchers will construct an approximate 95% confidence interval for the percent of the state¢s voters who will vote for Candidate A. Find the minimum sample size needed to
  98. Math

    There are 7 rap songs, 7 rock songs and 5 classical songs to select from. Three songs are to be chosento play at random -what is the probability that only classical songs are selected? -what is the expected number of classical songs to be selected?
  99. statistics

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would
  100. STATISTICS

    An April 15, 2002 report in Time Magazine stated that the average age for women to marry in the United States is now 24.9 years of age. If the standard deviation is assumed to be 4.9 years, find the probability that a random sample of 33 U.S. women would

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