# random

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## 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 -
## statistics

the company is concerned that a simple random sample of 2000 owners would include fewer than 12 owners of model d or fewer than 12 owners of model e. briefly describe a sampling method for randomly selecting 2000 owners that will ensure at least 12 owners -
## statistics

A study is to be conducted to determine whether the mean cost of repairing a car is more than $500. A random sample of 100 repairs is selected and the following decision rule is constructed: conclude the null hypothesis if the sample mean is less than or -
## 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? -
## Probability

Alice has two coins. The probability of Heads for the first coin is 1/3, and the probability of Heads for the second is 2/3. Other than this difference, the coins are indistinguishable. Alice chooses one of the coins at random and sends it to Bob. The -
## Chemistry

A solution contains 0.010 M BaCl2. Calculate the molarity of the ions in solution, the ionic strength of the solution, the activity coefficient of the barium ion and its activity. Repeat for the chloride ion. So I know the molarities for the ions in this -
## STATS

The top selling Red and Voss tire is rated 70,000 miles means nothing. In fact, the distance the tires can run until they wear out is a normally distributed random variable with a mean of 82,000 miles and a standard deviation of 6,400. a. What is the -
## Math

Malia puts together six 4-by-4-by-1 inch square layers with 1-inch cubes, then stacks them up to form a rectangular prism. This prism rests on a wooden table, on its square base. All the 1-inch cubes Malia used are white except one, which is red. As a -
## Statistics / Math

If a student is chosen at random, find the probability of getting someone who is a man or a non-smoker. Round your answer to three decimal places. ********non***regular heavy total man*****135*****64******5*****204 women***187****21*******9*****217 -
## Finite Math

: Four cards are drawn without replacement from a well shuffled standard deck of cards. Let X be the number of aces drawn. 12. What are the possible values of the random variable X? Write them in increasing order as a set using roster (or list) notation. -
## homework statistics

Consider a random sample with sample mean x. If the sample size increased from n = 40 to n = 360, then the standard deviation of x will: a. remain the same b. increase by a factor of 9 (will be multiplied by 9) c. decrease by a factor of 9 (will be -
## Math Probability

a bag of hershey miniatures candies contain 18 milk chocolates, 9 Mr.good bars, 9 krackel bars and 8 hershey dark chocolate. if a candy is chosen at random, find the probability that it is A) A krackel or a Dark chocolate B)Not a milk Chocolate bar? -
## Algebra 2

To estimate the size of a bear population on the Keweenaw Peninsula, conervationist 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 -
## statistics

Among the 500 first year students of college, 270 students study computer science, 345 students study mathematics, and 175 students study both computer science and mathematics. If one student is selected at random, find the probability that he did not take -
## 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 -
## statistic

You draw a random sample of 300 employee records from the personnel file and find that the average years of service per employee is 6.3, with a standard deviation of 3.0 years. a. What percentage of the workers would you expect to have more than 9.3 years -
## 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 -
## 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 -
## 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 -
## 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 -
## Statistics

Years to Earn Bachelor’s Degree: Listed below are the lengths of time ( in years) it took for a random sample of college students to earn bachelor’s degrees ( based on data from the U. S. National Center for Education Statistics). Based on these -
## stats

Homeowners claim that the mean speed of automobiles traveling on their street is greater than the speed limit of 35 miles per hour. A random sample of 120 automobiles has a mean speed of 37 miles per hour and a standard deviation of 4 miles per hour. Using -
## Statistics

A certain university has 7 vehicles available for use by faculty and staff. Five of these are vans and 2 are cars. On a particular day, only two requests for vehicles have been made. Suppose that the two vehicles to be assigned are chosen in a completely -
## Statistics

From a random sample of 500 registered voters in Los Angeles, 400 indicated that they would vote in favour of a proposed policy in an upcoming election. a) Test at the 10% significance level a politician’s statement that “those who are in favour of -
## college statistics

I am having a bit of trouble with some of the questions. Some of the ones I put below have an answer, is there anyway you can check the answer and help me with the rest I am having trouble with. Your sociology teacher claims that 60 percent of American -
## stats

I am having a bit of trouble with some of the questions. Some of the ones I put below have an answer, is there anyway you can check the answer and help me with the rest I am having trouble with. Your sociology teacher claims that 60 percent of American -
## statistics

question- a packaging device is set to fill detergent powder packets with a mean weight of 5 kg .the standered deviation is known to be 0.01kg.these are known to drift upward over a period of time due to machine fault,which is not tolerable.a random sample -
## Chemistry

The National Vaccine Information Center estimates that 90% of Americans have had chickenpox by the time they reach adulthood. We now consider a random sample of 120 American adults: a) Would you be surprised if there were 105 people who have had chickenpox -
## statistics

I am having trouble knowing if I add or multiply with this problem: Male Female Age 19 and under 4746 4517 Age 20 1625 1553 Age 21 1679 1627 Choose one driver at random. Find the probability that the driver is Male and 19 or under. Now, do I find the -
## pstat.................HELP........................

A diagnostic test for a disease is said to be 90% accurate inthat if a person has the disease, the test will detect it withprobability 0.9. Also, if a person does not have the disease, thetest will report that he or she does noot have it with -
## KCKCC

A researcher believes that the percentage of people who exercise in California is greater than the national exercise rate. The national rate is 20%. The researcher gathers a random sample of 120 individuals who live in California and finds that the number -
## math/statistics

In a manufacturing plant, three machines, A, B, and C, produce 37%, 36%, and 27%, respectively, of the total production. The company's quality-control department has determined that 1.5% of the items produced by Machine A, 2% of the items produced by -
## statistics

In one day, a random security check of 65 travelers at JFK international airport would cause 17 of those travelers to be “red-flagged” for further checks. The population standard deviation (nation wide) is 12 “red-flags” per day. Using the JFK -
## Stats

Many colleges and universities hold a “blood drive” for organizations such as the Red Cross. To help with the planning of an upcoming blood drive, we want to estimate the proportion, p, of students and faculty who would be willing to donate a pint of -
## Stats

The Ledd Pipe Company has received a large shipment of pipes, and a quality control inspector wishes to estimate the average diameter of these pipes. A random sample of 18 pipes produces an average diameter of 2.56 mm with a standard deviation of 0.05 mm. -
## 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) = -
## Statisics Question Help Please

The proportion of students in private schools is around 11%. A random sample of 450 students from a wide geographic area indicated that 55 attended private schools. Estimate the true proportion of students attending private schools with 95% confidence. How -
## statistics

Suppose that, for students who are enrolled in college algebra, 73 percent are freshmen, 48 percent are female, and 31 percent are female and are freshmen. Your answers below should be entered as decimals and rounded to three decimal places. Two students -
## Math 221

A distribution center receives shipment of a product from three different factories in the quantities of 60, 30 and 20. Three times a product is selected at random, each time without replacement. Find the probability that (a) all three products came from -
## 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? -
## statistics

At a large dept. store, the avg. number of years of employment for a cashier is 5.7 with a standard deviation of 1.8 years. If the number of years of employment at this department store is normally distributed, what is the probability that a cashier -
## 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 -
## math

17. Burger King's Drive-Through: Suppose that cars arrive at Burger King's drive-through at the rate of 20 cars every hour between 12:00 noon and 1:00 PM. A random sample of 40 one-hour time periods between 12:00 noon and 1:00 P.M. is selected and has 22.1 -
## math

In a livestock research stations a new drug for a certain fowl disease is being tried. Samples of 36 fowls were diagnosed to have the disease. Twenty (20) fowls were treated with the drug and the rest were not. (a) Calculate the probability that a fowl -
## statistics

B} The average number of mosquitoes in a stagnant pond is 70 per square meter with a standard deviation of 8. If 36 square meters are chosen at random for a mosquito count, find the probability that the average of those counts is more than 70.9 mosquitoes -
## Probability and math statistics

We have two coins, C0 and C1, that looks identical but have different probabilities (0.5 and 0.7 respectively) of showing Heads. A coin is chosen at random and then is tossed X times until a Head comes up. Denote by H0 and H1 the hypotheses that the chosen -
## Statistics

A researcher believes that the percentage of people who exercise in California is greater than the national exercise rate. The national rate is 20%. The researcher gathers a random sample of 120 individuals who live in California and finds that the number -
## statistics

An accounting firm is planning for the next tax preparation season. From last year's returns, the firm collects a systematic random sample of 100 filings. The 100 filings showed an average preparation time of 90 minutes with a standard deviation of 140 -
## statistics

It is claimed that an automobile is driven on the average more than 20,000 kilometers per year. Random sample of 10 automobile owners are asked to keep a record of the kilometers they travel. If the sample mean and standard deviation of automobile driven -
## 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. -
## 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? -
## Statistics

Based on data collected by the National Center for Health Statistics and made available to the public in the Sample Adult database (A-5), an estimate of the percentage of adults who have at some point in their life been told they have hypertension is 23.53 -
## Psychology

HELP !!! Which statistics concept is described? Choose from these answers: [(A):statistical test] [(B):Null Hypothesis] [(C):alpha] [(D):one-tailed test] [(E):two-tailed test] [(F):Type I error] [(G):Type II error] [(H):the statistic Z] 1)When a hypothesis -
## Business Math

The Principal of SACRO Primary is concerned that the average speed of cars travelling along Princess Road exceeds the recommended speed of 60km/h. A random sample of 10 cars had their speeds measured by radar and the results (in km/h) are as follows: 81, -
## Math

There are 20 pink balloons in a bunch of 100. 34 people out of 100 like pink balloons( versus other colors). What is the probability that a person liking pink balloons gets 5 pink balloons when taking 7 random balloons from the bunch? (dependent events) -
## MATH

Taylor surveys students in one grade level who own at least one pet. She finds that 50% of the students surveyed own 2 pets, 3 students own 3 pets each, and 2 students own 4 pets each. Eight of the students in the grade own 1 pet. Considering the number of -
## math

Taylor surveys students in one grade level who own at least one pet. She finds that 50% of the students surveyed own 2 pets, 3 students own 3 pets each, and 2 students own 4 pets each. Eight of the students in the grade own 1 pet. Considering the number of -
## math

At his school’s field day, 7 of Jake’s classmates won a bronze trophy, 14 won a silver trophy, and 10 won a gold trophy. If you choose one trophy winner at random, what is the probability that you would choose someone who won a bronze trophy? -
## Math

At his school’s field day, 7 of Jake’s classmates won a bronze trophy, 14 won a silver trophy, and 10 won a gold trophy. If you choose one trophy winner at random, what is the probability that you would choose someone who won a bronze trophy? -
## Math

Garrett throws a dart at a circular dart board. The dart board has a radius, and the bull's eye in the center of the dart board has a radius of 6 inches. What is the probability that a dart thrown at random within the dartboard will hit the bull's eye? -
## statistics

A simple random sample of 60 items resulted in a sample mean of 80. The population standard deviation is 15. a) Compute the 95 % confidence interval for the population mean. b) Assume that the same sample mean was obtained from a sample of 120 items. -
## statistics

A committee of three people is to be formed. The three people will be selected from a list of five possible committee members. A simple random sample of three people is taken, without replacement, from the group of five people. Using the letters A, B, C, -
## ap statistics

The manager at Air Cargo feels that the weights of packages shipped recently are less than in the past. Records show that in the past packages have had a mean weight of 36.7 lb. and a variance of 201.64 lb2. A random sample of last months shipping yielded -
## Maths

A page of text is analysed, and of the 150 words on it, 30 are nouns, 10 of which start with a vowel. Of the words that are not nouns, 85 of them do not start with vowels. a. If the word on the page is chosen at random, what is the probability that it is a -
## math

Numbered disks are placed in a box and one disk is selected at random. There are 6 red disks numbered 1 through 6, and 7 yellow disks numbered 7 through 13. In an experiment a disk is selected, the number and color noted, replaced, and then a second disk -
## math 102

a box of light bulbs contains 95 good bulbs and 5 bad ones. if 3 bulbs are selected at random from the box, what is the probability that 2 are good and 1 is bad -
## 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 -
## mathematical statistics

Suppose a_n∈ [0,1] and X_n is a sequence of i.i.d random variables with p.d.f : p(X_n=1)= p(X_n= -1)=0.5 . ∑_(n=1)^∞▒a_n X_n is convergent with probability 1, is ∑_(n=1)^∞▒a_n^2 convergent? -
## Hypergeometirc Distribution

From a lot of 12 flares, 4 are selected at random. If the lot contains 4 defective flares *flares that will not fire), what is the probability that all 4 will not work? What is the probability that at most 2 will not work? -
## St

A manufacturer is interested in determining whether it can claim that the boxes of detergent it sells contain, on average, more than 500 grams of detergent. The firm selects a random sample of 100 boxes and records the amount of detergent (in grams) in -
## Probabilities

Bibi wants to send invitations to some of her friends to come to her birthday party. She has contact information for 37 friends stored on her phone, but she only wants to invite 21 of those people to her party. She tries to send out a message to the 21 -
## maths

Bibi wants to send invitations to some of her friends to come to her birthday party. She has contact information for 37 friends stored on her phone, but she only wants to invite 21 of those people to her party. She tries to send out a message to the 21 -
## math

Bibi wants to send invitations to some of her friends to come to her birthday party. She has contact information for 37 friends stored on her phone, but she only wants to invite 21 of those people to her party. She tries to send out a message to the 21 -
## stats

In a straight 3 lottery you choose a 3 digit number. A 3 digit number is chosen at random, If your number mataches you win $250. 1. How many diifrent three digit numbers are there? I thought you would do 3^3 but that only equaled 27 so i assumed im wrong -
## Math: Probability

I need help. Here's the queston. Julia has 3 red marbles, 4 blues,3 yellow and 6 black in a bag. She takes one out at random. The probability its black ___ The probability its yellow ___ The probability it isnt red ___ -
## 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 -
## statistics

Which of the following criteria must be met to do a one-sample test for a proportion? A. The data values in the sample must be independent. B. The parent population must be normally distributed. C. The data must come from a random sample. D. The sample -
## statistics

Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite -
## Economics (39)

Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to -
## Statistics (39)

Suppose a random sample of size 40 is selected from a population with = 9. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite (to -
## statistics

Suppose a random sample of size 50 is selected from a population with σ = 10. Find the value of the standard error of the mean in each of the following cases (use the finite population correction factor if appropriate). a. The population size is infinite -
## statistics

1. The scores on a standardized test for high school students are normally distributed with a population mean of 500 and a population standard deviation of 100. Use the empirical rule (0LI refers to this as the standard deviation rule.). Make sure you -
## math

R. H. Bruskin Associates Market Research found that 30% of Americans do not think that having a college education is important to succeed in the business world. If a random sample of five Americans is s selected, find these probabilities. (a) Exactly two -
## PROBABILITY

R. H. Bruskin Associates Market Research found that 40% of Americans do not think that having a college education is important to succeed in the business world. If a random sample of five Americans is s selected, find these probabilities. (a) Exactly two -
## statistics

A researcher wants to study the spending habits of customers of a local shopping mall. The mall manager claims that the average spending per customer is $70, but the researcher believes that the average is less than $70. A simple random sample of 350 -
## probability and counting

(1 pt) A box contains 25 yellow, 28 green and 38 red jelly beans. If 13 jelly beans are selected at random, what is the probability that: a) 5 are yellow? b) 5 are yellow and 7 are green? c) At least one is yellow? -
## 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? -
## geometry

Lenny’s favorite radio station has this schedule: news: 15 min. commercials: 3 min. music: 42 min. If Lenny chooses a time of day at random to turn on the radio to his favorite station, what is the probability that the news will be on? -
## Math

At Chaniel's school, one cafeteria helper is chosen from each class by a random drawing. In Chaniel's class, the probability of the chosen person being taller that five feet is 1/5. Find the odds in favor of the chosen person being taller than five feet. -
## statistics

Suppose that 30% of the nation's TV viewers are watching a particular presidential press conference. Typically, a Nielsen survey will sample about 1000 viewers. Suppose random sampling. What is the probability that at most 28% of the viewers in the sample -
## Probability

Mary took a 20 question multiple-choice exam where there are 4 choices for each question and only 1 of those choices is correct. Rather than reading the question, Mary simply puts a random choice of answer down for each question. Determine the probability -
## Math

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

In a manufacturing plant, the old machine produced widgets with a defect rate of 12%. The boss wants to check if the new machine has a different defect rate. So he took a random of 820 widgets, and found 85 of them were defective. Are these results -
## Math

You use a line of best fit for a set of data to make a prediction about an unknown value. The correlation coefficient for your data is -0.993. How confident can you be that your predicted value will be reasonably close to the actual value? a. I can't be -
## Statisics

I need help on this question i am confused. I don't think the answers i got are right The library checks out an average of 320 books per day, with a standard deviation of 75 books. Suppose a simple random sample of 30 days is selected for observation. What -
## Statictics

2. Herpetologists (snake specialists) found that a certain species of reticulated python have an average length of 20.5 feet with a standard deviation of 2.3 feet. The scientists collect a random sample of 30 adult pythons and measure their lengths. In -
## math

During a department store sale 30 shoppers bought only clothing. 5 shoppers bought only towels, and 15 shoppers thought both clothing and towels. If 100 people shopped that day and a shopper is chosen at random, what is the probability that the shopper has -
## proportion test

How to solve this? In a manufacturing plant, the old machine produced widgets with a defect rate of 12%. The boss wants to check if the new machine has a different defect rate. So he took a random of 820 widgets, and found 85 of them were defective. Are -
## stats

The number of cars sold annually by used car salespeople is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 19.22. A random sample of salespeople was taken and the number of cars each sold is listed her. 79 43 58 66 101 63 79 33 58 71 60 101 74 55 88 The -
## Cards

As shown above, a classic deck of cards is made up of 52 cards, 26 are black, 26 are red. Each color is split into two suits of 13 cards each (clubs and spades are black and hearts and diamonds are red). Each suit is split into 13 individual cards (Ace,