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  1. Math

    A bag contains 3 apples and 2 oranges. Another bag contains 2 apples and 4 oranges . A bag and a fruit are picked at random. The probability that the fruit will be apple is
  2. basic mathematics

    ii) A box contains 10 white, 7 black and 3 green balls. 2 balls are drawn at random. Find out the probability that: a) both are white b) one is white and another is green c) one is black and another is green
  3. Juba Day SS

    ii) A box contains 10 white, 7 black and 3 green balls. 2 balls are drawn at random. Find out the probability that: a) both are white b) one is white and another is green c) one is black and another is green
  4. probability

    A jar contains 3 red balls and 2 green balls. You draw one ball at random. Determine the probability of selecting a. red b. green c. blue d. red or green
  5. MLG

    In a certain college , 4% of men students and 1% of women students are taller than 1.8m . Further more , 60% of the students are women . If a student is selected at random and is found taller than 1.8m , What is the probability that the student is a women?
  6. probability

    Q: A train and a bus arrive at random between 9AM and 10AM. The train stops for 10 minutes and bus for ‘x’ minutes. Find ‘x’ so that the bus and train will meet with probability of 0.5
  7. stat

    the number of mosquitoes that brown bats can eat in an hour has a mean of 600 and a standard deviation of 200. a study observed a random sample of 80 little brown bats. hat is the minimum no. of mosquitoes that the upper 25% of little brown bats eat in an
  8. Statistics

    Suppose x has a mound-shaped distribution with sigma = 9 . A random sample of size 36 has sample mean 20. Is it appropriate to use a normal distribution to compute a confidence interval for the population mean m? Explain. Find a 95% confidence interval for
  9. statistics

    A population of 200 voters contains 52 Republicans, 128 Democrats, and 20 independents and members of other parties. A simple random sample of 20 voters will be drawn from this population. The expected number of Republicans in the sample is? and The
  10. 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 =
  11. Basic Statistics

    A population of 200 voters contains 52 Republicans, 128 Democrats, and 20 independents and members of other parties. A simple random sample of 20 voters will be drawn from this population. The expected number of Republicans in the sample is ______ ? The
  12. Statistics

    The national centre of health statistics reports that the mean systolic blood pressure for males 35-44 years of age is 128 and a standard deviation of 15. A group of 50 executives selected at random are tested and found to have an avarage of 132.3. Is
  13. Statistics

    2. The arrivals of customers at a drive-in banking window are governed by the Poisson distribution. Each customer requires 5 minutes to transact his or her business at the drive-in window. The average customer arrival rate is 10 per hour. A customer
  14. math

    Suppose that the time (in hours) required to repair a machine is an exponentially distributed random variable with parameter λ (lambda) = 0.5. What's the probability that a repair takes less than 5 hours? AND what's the conditional probability that a
  15. Statistics

    A random sample of 16 mid-sized cars tested for fuel consumption gave a mean of 26.4 kilometers per liter with a standard deviation of 2.3 kilometers per liter. i) Assuming that the kilometers per liter given by all mid-sized cars have a normal
  16. ENGLISH

    I am trying to see if I should use raised or reared when speaking of a child. According to the usage note in Random House Dictionary and the American Heritage Dictionary, either raise or rear is correct in standard American English.
  17. Math

    A random survey of 500 households determines that 20% of the households would do so and that each participating household expects to recycle about 100 cans monthly with a standard deviation of 30 cans. Question (a) What is the 95% confidence interval
  18. math

    can you please try to help me understand this? Q:The table below shows a distribution and the observed frequencies of the values of a variable from a simple random sample of a population. Perform a chi-square goodness-of-fit test, at the specified
  19. calculus

    factory worker wages, according to data released by city chamber of commerce, the weekly wages of factory workers are normally distributed according to the probability density function f(x)= (1/50√2π)e^((-1/2)((x-500)/50)^2) find the probability
  20. Statistics

    An economist found that a random sample of 42 high school teachers had an average annual salary of $56,490. A previous study showed that the population standard deviation is $4150. Calculate the margin of error, E, for a 99% confidence interval for µ, the
  21. Probability & Statistics

    You want to rent an unfurnished one-bedroom apartment in Boston next year. The mean monthly rent for a random sample of 14 apartments advertised in the local newspaper is $1200. Assume that the standard deviation is $230. Find a 95% confidence interval for
  22. Mathematics for Liberal Arts

    Each round of the game costs $1 to play. A round consists of you choosing a number from 1 to 10 and then picking a card at random from a standard deck of cards. I fyou pick a card with the number you chose, you win $5. If you don't, you lose your dollar.
  23. Algebra

    1. Nine students ask to visit a college admissions counselor. Each scheduled visit includes one student. In how many ways can they be scheduled? **They can be arranged in 45,360 different ways.** 2. Evaluate 8P2 Using the permutation formula, **The answer
  24. statistics

    Forty-four percent of customers who visit a department store make a purchase. The probability, rounded to four decimal places, that in a random sample of 9 customers who will visit this department store, exactly 6 will make a purchase is:
  25. statistics

    Forty-four percent of customers who visit a department store make a purchase. The probability, rounded to four decimal places, that in a random sample of 9 customers who will visit this department store, exactly 6 will make a purchase is:
  26. college math

    A box of chocolates contains 20 identically shaped chocolates. Five of them are filled with jelly, three are filled with caramel, and twelve are filled with nuts. What is the probability that one chocolate chosen at random is filled with jelly, caramel, or
  27. Statistics

    Suppose the mean income of 35-year-olds in the US is $25,000. A random sample of 150 35-year-olds in California results in a sample mean income of $26,600 and a sample standard deviation of $3800. At the 5% significance level, ca we conclude that the true
  28. combinatorical mathematics

    At Brilli's zoo, she is trying to train a monkey to learn how to count. The monkey is given a stack of cards, numbered 1 to 30, in some random order. The cards are laid out from left to right. Each time the monkey moves the card numbered i+1 to the
  29. Another binomial distribution question

    hi, i'd also really like some help for another binomial distribution question, i have no idea where to start... the question is: A manufacturer makes 10,000 ball point pens per day and estimates that 400 will be defective. She decides that if a random
  30. Math

    I'm really struggling with how to set this up: A company has 18 members on its management team,10 men and 8 women. There is a conference in Hawaii, and the company decided to send 5 people. If the selection of five people is random, find the following
  31. Biology

    In order to predict the percentage of males and females three assumptions must be considered: 1. The X carrying sperm and Y carrying sperm have an equal chance of fetilization: 2. The egg and sperm combine at random: 3. the XX and XY zygotes have equal
  32. elementary statistics

    A statistics professor is used to having a variance in his class grades of no more than 100. He feels that his current group of students is different, and so he examines a random sample of midterm grades (listed below). At 0.05 alpha level can it be
  33. statistics

    Suppose you wanted to test your ESP using an ordinary deck of 52 cards, which has 26 black and 26 red cards. You have a friend shuffle the deck and draw cards at random, replacing the card and reshuffling after each guess. You attempt to guess the color of
  34. Sample

    Recall that “very satisfied” customers give the XYZ-Box video game system a rating that is at least 42. Suppose that the manufacturer of the XYZ-Box wishes to us the random sample of 65 satisfaction ratings to provide evidence supporting the claim that
  35. elementary statistics

    A statistics professor is used to having a variance in his class grades of no more than 100. He feels that his current group of students is different, and so he examines a random sample of midterm grades (listed below). At 0.05 alpha level can it be
  36. statistics and probability

    A shipment of 20 computers contains 4 defective machines.Two computers are selected at random without replacement and tested for being detective. (a). is this a binomial experiment? why or why not solution. Yes. because each trial can result in just two
  37. Probability and Statistics

    The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not
  38. Statistics

    If the population is normally distribution then the sample must be normally distributed even for small sample size? True or False. The variance of the standard normal distribution is always equal to 1.? True or False. A continuous random variable may not
  39. Statistics

    A survey of 250 lobster fisherman found that they catch an average of 32 pounds of lobster per day with a standard deviation of four pounds. If a random sample of 30 lobster fisherman is selected, what is the probability that their average catch is less
  40. statistics

    The number of pizzas consumed per month by university students is normally distributed with a mean of 9 and a standard deviation of 5. What is the probability that in a random sample of size 10, a total of more than 80 pizzas are consumed? (Hint: What is
  41. Statistics

    (1) Gluten sensitivity, which is also known as wheat intolerance, affects approximately 15% of people in U.S. Let p be the proportion in a random sample of 800 individuals who have gluten sensitivity. Find the probability that the value of p is (a) Within
  42. Statistics

    The Weight of a small Starbucks coffee is normally distributed random variable with a mean of 360 grams and a standard deviation of 9 grams. Find the weight that corresponds to each event. a. highest 10% b. highest 50% c. highest 5% D. highest 80% e.
  43. Mathematics

    Among 500 freshmen pursuing a business degree at a university, 313 are enrolled in an economics course, 205 are enrolled in a mathematics course, and 153 are enrolled in both an economics and a mathematics course. What is the probability that a freshman
  44. math

    A bag contains 3 red, 5 black and 5 blue marbles. Four marbles are selected at random without replacement: - the probability that all 4 are black? -the probability that exactly two are blue and none are red?
  45. statistics

    A pollster conducts a survey of a random sample of voters in a community to estimate the proportion who support a measure on public health insurance. Let P be the proportion of the population who support the measure. The pollster takes the sample of 200
  46. Math

    Managers of a local shopping mall selected a random sample of shoppers and recorded the gender of each. Here are their results. Gender Number of People Male 69 Female 106 Based on this sample, how many of the next 2000 shoppers would we predict to be
  47. statistics

    A random sample of 250 men yielded 175 who said they'd ridden a motorcycle at some time in their lives, while a similar sample of 215 women yielded only 43 that had done so. Find a 99% confidence interval for the difference between the proportions of men
  48. algebra

    Managers of a local shopping mall selected a random sample of shoppers and recorded the gender of each. Here are their results. Gender Number of People Male 75 Female 108 Based on this sample, how many of the next 2000 shoppers would we predict to be male?
  49. math

    mr. brunetti writes quadratic equations on a piece of paper and puts them in a hat and then tells his students each to choose two at random.After each student picks,his or her 2 papers go back into the hat. There are 5 papers in total,out of which 4 are
  50. Statistics

    A random sample of 250 men yielded 175 who said they'd ridden a motorcycle at some time in their lives, while a similar sample of 215 women yielded only 43 that had done so. Find a 99% confidence interval for the difference between the proportions of men
  51. statistik and probability

    n a college class of 250 graduating seniors 50 have jobswaiting. 10 are going to medical school, 20 are going to lawschool, and 80 are going to various other kinds of graduateschools. Select one graduate at random. a. What is the probability that the
  52. statistics

    Do you want to own your own candy store? Wow! With some interest in running your own business and a decent credit rating, you can probably get a bank loan on startup costs for franchises such as Candy Express, The Fudge Company, Karmel Corn, and Rocky
  53. Math, please check work

    A bag contains 7 red marbles, 2 blue marbles, and 1 green marble. If a marble is selected at random, what is the probability of choosing a marble that is not blue? 7+2+1=10 There are two blue marbles So is the probability 1/5?
  54. Statistics

    A manufacturer makes two models of an item: model I, which accounts for 80% of unit sales, and model II, which accounts for 20% of unit sales. Because of defects, the manufacturer has to replace (or exchange) 10% of its model I and 18% of its model II. If
  55. Probability and Statistics

    In a toy manufacturing company three machines A,B and C are employed to manufactures toys. Machines A, B and C manufacture 20%, 30% and 50% of the total toys respectively. A quality control officer examined the machines and found that A,B and C produce 2%,
  56. Statistics

    A large furniture store has begun a new ad campaign on local television. Before the campaign, the long term mean daily sales were $24,819. A random sample of 40 days during the new ad campaign gave a sample mean daily sale of $25,910. Does this indicate
  57. Statistics

    A manufacturer makes two models of an item: model I, which accounts for 80% of unit sales, and model II which accounts for 20% of unit sales. Because of defects, the manufacturer has to replace (or exchange) 10% of its model I and 18% of model II. If a
  58. statistics

    The director of an inner-city hospital believes that the average cost per gunshot injury of patients admitted to the hospital’s emergency room is $18,000. A random sample of 9 gunshot injuries had a mean of $17,213 with a standard deviation of $572.
  59. statistics

    Let x and y be the amounts of time (in minutes) that a particular commuter must wait for a train on two independently selected days. Define a new random variable w by w = x + y, the sum of the two waiting times. The set of possible values for w is the
  60. Math MS. SUE PLEASE HELP!!

    What is true of a random sample? A) it is the only way to sample a population. B)Each member of the sample is a volunteer. C) It is always the easiest way to sample a population. D) Each member of the population has an equal chance of being selected. MS.
  61. math

    A bag contains 7 blue marbles, 5 red marbles, and 9 green marbles. A marble is taken at random from the bag. What is the probability that the marble is blue or red? Please type in your answer as a fraction.
  62. math

    john and james are among 30 students who have applied for a trip to boy's state. two students from the group will be selected at random from the trip. what is the probability that john and james will be the 2 students selected?
  63. Algebra 1

    I do not understand how to figure out probability. Lee has an urn with 8 white marbles and 10 black marbles. A marble is drawn at random and not replaced. Then a second marble is drawn randomly. What is the probability that the first is white and the
  64. math

    a box contains seven red marbles, five green marbles & eight blue marble. a marble is drawn at random & is replaced. a second marble is then drawn from ther jar. find the probabilty that the first marble is red & second is green
  65. Algebra 1

    I do not understand how to figure out probability. Lee has an urn with 8 white marbles and 10 black marbles. A marble is drawn at random and not replaced. Then a second marble is drawn randomly. What is the probability that the first is white and the
  66. statistics

    If %1 of a popualtion are allergic to peanuts, would it be unusual for a random sample of n=1500 to result in fewer than 10 with peanut allergies? I have figured phat p=10/1500 (-0.007-0.01)/.003=-1 Z-score=-1=.1587 so Iinterpreted this to be 16 samples
  67. Stats

    Among 15,378 Delta airline passengers randomly selected, 3 were bumped from a flight against there wishes (based on data from the us dept of transportation) find the probability that a random selected passenger is involuntarily bumped. Is such bumping
  68. math

    In an examination a candidate is given the four answers to four questions but is not told which answer applies to which question. He is asked to write down each of the four answers next to its appropriate question. b). show that there are 6 ways of getting
  69. Chemistry

    For each Kinetic Molecular Theory principle, do all gases follow this principle all of the time? why or why not? 1. The space between gas molecules is much larger than the molecules themselves. 2. Gas molecules are in constant random motion. 3. The average
  70. statistics

    In an election for student council president at Russell Sage College, 80 students were polled and asken for whome the planned to vote. the following results of the poll were Allison 22, Emily 18, Kimberly 20 Johanna 14, Other 6. If one student from Russell
  71. CET exam

    a bag contains 5 golden and 7 blue balls one ball is drawn it is found to be golden after noting the colour of the ball it is not put back in to the bag another ball is now drawn at random what is the probability that the second ball is drawn is golden
  72. statistics

    Question 1 A school psychologist reports that the mean number of hours the students at this school sleep each night is 8 hours. The students believe the mean is not 8 hours. To find an estimate of the true mean, they select a random sample of 15 students
  73. Stats

    Macintosh users make up about 5% of all computer users. A computer training school that wants to attract Macintosh users mails an advertising flyer to 25,000 computer users. If the mailing list can be considered a random sample of the population, what is
  74. Stats

    Macintosh users make up about 5% of all computer users. A computer training school that wants to attract Macintosh users mails an advertising flyer to 25,000 computer users. If the mailing list can be considered a random sample of the population, what is
  75. Geometry probability

    Betty picks 4 random marbles from a bowl containing 3 white, 4 yellow, and 5 blue marbles. The probability that exactly 1 of the 4 marbles drawn is blue is _____ (I know that the probability is 5/12 and that simplifies to 0.4166 but that is not one of the
  76. stats

    A random sample of mid-sized cars tested for fuel consumption gave a mean of miles per gallon with a standard deviation of miles per gallon. Assuming that the miles per gallon given by all mid-sized cars have a normal distribution, find a confidence
  77. 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
  78. statistics

    A simple random sample of voters will be taken in a large state. Researchers will use the methods of our course to construct an approximate 95% confidence interval for the percent of the state’s voters who will vote for Candidate X. The minimum sample
  79. Math

    A bag contains equal numbers of red, blue, and yellow marbles. A student chooses a marble at random. What is the relationship between the probability that the marble is red and the probability that the marble is not red? A) P(red) = P(not red) B) P(red) =
  80. statistics

    Let a random variable be distributed as shown below X=x : 0,1,2,3,4,5,6 P(x): .1 .09 .2 .15 .16 .2 (a) Find the probability p(6) (b) Find the probability P(3< X < 5) (c) Find the probability P(X < 4) (d) Find the probability P(X > 2)
  81. Statistics

    4 people are chosen at random from a group of 15 people. What are the odds that all 4 people chosen were the oldest people in the group?
  82. statistics

    If 86% of households have cable television and three households are picked at random, what is the probability that at least one of those three picked will have cable television?
  83. statistics

    1.a person selects a card from a deck .it is a red card ,he wns 1$.if it is black face card between or including 2 and 10,he wins $5.if it is black face card,he wins $10 and if it is black ace,he wins $100.find the expectation of the game is to be fair?
  84. STATS

    1-Suppose that the fuel comsumption of cars for the same model is normally distributed. A random sample of ten new cars of the same model are randomly selected and their fuel consumption (l/100 km) is determined by subjecting them to a road test of 500 km.
  85. Help with Psychology Homework

    Your professor asks you to take a personality test. After taking the test, you read your description of your personality type, and are disappointed that the results do not seem to capture your personality at all. In fact, you think the test probably
  86. statistics

    34 percent of the undergraduate students in a large university have full-time jobs. A random sample of 26 undergraduate students are selected. What is the variance of the number of students who have full-time jobs in such a sample? Calculate to two decimal
  87. statistics

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture claims that the mean consumption of coffee by the person in the United States is 24.2 gallons per year. A random sample of 120 people in the United States shows that the mean coffee consumption is 23.5 gallons per year
  88. Math

    23 college sophomores at Crocodile Community College, 12 preferred pepperoni pizza, 7 preferred supreme, and 4 preferred cheese. If we picked a college sophomore at Crocodile Community College at random, what is the probability that he or she would prefer
  89. 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
  90. statistics

    A manufacturer makes two models of an item: model A which accounts for 70% of unit sales, and model B which accounts for 30% of unit sales. Because of defects, the manufacturer has to replace (or exchange) 4% of its model A and 17% of its model B. Question
  91. Data math help 7th

    Jeri asked 40 random students at his school to name their favorite ice cream flavor. Of the 40 students he asked, 25 of them preferred chocolate. Based on Barry's results, how many ff the 1200 students in the school most likely prefer chocolate ice cream?
  92. Math 221 Week3

    A distribution center receives shipment of a product from three different factories in the quantities of 60, 35 and 25. Three times a product is selected at random, each time without replacement. Find the probability that (a) all three products came from
  93. Algebra (proportions)

    To estimate the size of the bear population on the Keweenaw peninsula conservationists captured tagged and released 50 bears. One year later a random sample of 100 bears included only 2 tagged bears. What is the conservationist estimate of the size of the
  94. statistics

    The numbers of hours of life of a torch battery is normally distributed with a mean of 150 hours and standard deviation of 12 hours. In a quality control test, two batteries are chosen at random from a batch. If both batteries have a life less than 120
  95. statistics and probability

    scores on a nationwide professional qualifying exam, have a mean of 600 and a standard deviation of 50.A random sample of 100 examinees was selected.The sample mean was 360.what was the standardized value or z-score of the sample mean in this instance.
  96. Science

    What type of charge moves through conductors? Explain how it moves. thanks Electrons are the current carriers in metals. Electrons have a negative charge. Electrons in metals are loosly bound to atoms, so an external electric field will cause them in their
  97. STATISTICS

    I need help with 2 questions-TODAY-HELP 8. Assume that the MM207 Student Data Set is a random sample of all Kaplan students; estimate the proportion of all Kaplan students who are male using a 90% level of confidence. 9. Assume you want to estimate with
  98. Lincoln College Of New En

    the average 1-ounce chocolate chip cookie contains 110 calories. A random sample of 15 different brands of 1-ounce chocolate chip cookies results in the following calorie amounts, at the a = 0.01 level, is there sufficient evidence that the average
  99. Math (statistics)

    In an examination a candidate is given the four answers to four questions but is not told which answer applies to which question. He is asked to write down each of the four answers next to its appropriate question. b). show that there are 6 ways of getting
  100. math

    A) Daily sales of petrol from the Nabua service station are normally distributed with Mean 6300L and the standard deviation 400L. (i) If a daily sale is selected at random, find the probability that it is less than 6200L. (ii) If petrol sales are sampled

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