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  1. Math

    A bag contains 6 black balls,5 red balls and 4 white balls,if 3 are selected at random without replacement determine the probability that (1)all 3 are black (2)all 3 are red (3)2 are black and 1 white (4)at least 1 of each colour is selected.
  2. statistics

    In one town 76% of adults have health insurance, find the probability that 8 adults selected at random from the town all have health insurance. would it be unusual to select 8 people and find they all have health insurance. and why?
  3. statistics /pure maths

    A box contains N identical balls of which 4 are Red, 3 are Green and the rest are White . If 3 balls are drawn at random one after the other without replacement.the probability that all 3 balls are Whit is 1/22. 1.Find the number of identical balls in the
  4. statistics

    air coin is flipped 20 times. a. Determine the probability that the coin comes up tails exactly 15 times. b. Find the probability that the coin comes up tails at least 15 times. c. Find the mean and standard deviation for the random variable X giving the
  5. maths- probabilty(me posted third time)plse answer

    There are two bags out of which Bag 1 contains 2 white and 3 red balls and bag 2 contains 4 white and 5 red balls. 1 ball is drawn at random from one of the bags and is found to be red. Find the probability that it was drawn from bag 2
  6. statistics

    a packaging device is set to fill detergent powder packets with a mean weight of 5kg.The standard deviation is known to be .01kg.these are known to drift upwards over a period of time due to machine fault which is not tolerable. A random sample of 100
  7. Stats

    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
  8. math

    500bottles contains 10 bottles that are defective.3bottles are selected,random,without replacement.a)what is the probability that the third one selected is defective given that the first was okay and second one selected was defective?b)what is the
  9. business statistics

    The average length of a flight by regional airlines in the United States has been reported as 299 miles. If a simple random sample of 30 flights by regional airlines were to have ȭ = 413/6 miles and s= 42.8 miles, would this tend to cast doubt on
  10. Maths

    Plastic drinking straws are manufactured to fit into drinks cartons which have a hole in the top. A straw fits into the hole if the diameter of the straw is less than 3 mm. The diameters of the straws have a normal distribution with mean 2.6 mm and
  11. Math3( Please Help Assignment Due)

    80 U2 songs (in seconds) were selected at random. Assume that the data is normally distributed and that the bands entire collection of songs has a mean and standard deviation equal to those calculated(mean=289.7 or 290, standard deviation= 76.8 or 77).
  12. Math

    If a bag contains 50 marbles with 28 red ones and 22 blue ones. A marble is picked at random from the bag.what is the probability of picking a red marble after a blue marble was picked first?
  13. Statistics

    Among employed women, 25% have never been married. Select 10 employed women at random. What is the mean number of women in such a sample who have never been married? What is the standard deviation? I think the mean would be 2.5, but I'm not sure about the
  14. Maths

    A bag contains 5 black 3 white and 2 red balls.state in the how many can (a) 3 balls be drawn at random (b) 3 black balls be drawn (c) 2black and 2 white balls be drawn?
  15. stats

    a hat contains a number od cubes: 15 red, 10 white, 5 blue and 20 black,20 years gone and i am back again. one cube at random. what is the probability that it is: a) a red cube? b) not a red cube? c) a cube that is white or black? d) a cube that is neither
  16. statistics

    A box contains 3 white and 5 black balls. Four balls are drawn at random "with replacement" from the box (i.e. selected balls are returned to the box and mixed, before drawing the next ball). Let X be the number of black balls drawn. What is the
  17. math (please help steve)

    Brilli the ant randomly placed a token into a square on a 2×100 chessboard according to a probability distribution P. The token is then moved uniformly at random to one of the horizontally, vertically, or diagonally adjacent squares. The probability that
  18. math

    An ESP study discovers a subject whose performance appears to be better than guessing. The experimenter looks at many cards bearing one of five shapes (star, square, circle, wave, and cross) in an order determined by random numbers. The subject cannot see
  19. statistics

    10th grade New York public school students taking a standardized English test produced test scores that were normally distributed with a mean of 85 and a standard deviation of 4. Let x be a random variable that represents the test score of a student.
  20. Stats

    In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 14 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly two will have this mild side effect (B) at least
  21. Statistics

    . In testing a new drug, researchers found that 20% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 15 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly three will have this mild side effect (B) at least
  22. Math

    In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 14 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly two will have this mild side effect (B) at least
  23. statistics

    . In testing a new drug, researchers found that 20% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 15 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly three will have this mild side effect (B) at least
  24. stats

    In testing a new drug, researchers found that 1% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 12 patients using the drug is selected. Find the probability that: (A) exactly one will have this mild side effect (B) at least one
  25. Conditional Probability

    A box contains 1 green ball, 2 blue balls, and 3 red balls. These balls are selected at random, one after another without replacement, and their colors are noted. Find the conditional probability that the third ball is red given exactly one ball is red.
  26. statistics

    A company produces steel rods. The lengths of the steel rods are normally distributed with a mean of 121.2-cm and a standard deviation of 1.8-cm. Suppose a rod is chosen at random from all the rods produced by the company. There is a 23% probability that
  27. statistics

    1. A random sample of size 49 is taken from a large population, measuring the time it takes to complete a driver’s license examination. The sample mean was found to be 47 minutes, and the sample standard deviation 5.89 minutes. Construct a 95% confidence
  28. Math, help

    I need help what formula would i use or what steps do i take? A professor gives a test with 100 true-false questions. If 60 or more correct is necessary to pass, what is the probability that a student will pass by random guessing? The brute force way of
  29. MATH

    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
  30. Math Probability

    Mario, Yoshi, and Toadette play a game of "nonconformity": They each choose rock, paper, or scissors. If two of the three people choose the same symbol, and the third person chooses a different symbol, then the one who chose the different symbol wins.
  31. Statistics 2 please give answers to the below ques

    According to a study conducted by a statistical organization, the proportion of americans who are satisfied with the way things are going in their lives is 0.82. Suppose that a random sample of 105 Americans is obtained. (Please answer the below and round
  32. Statistics

    How do you make a tree diagram for this? (and in general) 1) of the voters in a certain city, 40% are republicans and 60% are democrats. among the republicans, 70% are in favor of a particular bond issue whereas 80% of the democrats favor the issue. if a
  33. Math - Expected Value

    If you select a chip at random from a jar with 7 red, 2 green and 1 blue chip. If the chip you pick is red, you win $10,000, if it is green, you wil $20,000 and if it is blue, you lost $100,000. What is your expected value of this game?
  34. Finite Mathematics

    Two dice are rolled. Let the random variable X denote the number that falls uppermost on the first die and let Y denote the number that falls uppermost on the second die. (a) Find the probability distributions of X and Y. (b) Find the probability
  35. math

    A bag of marbles contains 8 red marbles and 6 yellow marbles. Two marbles are drawn out of the bag at random without replacement. What is the probability that first a red marble then a yellow marble are drawn? Represent your answer as a fraction in
  36. vocab

    Choose the words, that best completes the following sentences. 1)Abound ,2) braggart,3) cache, 4)clarification,5)despondent, 6)embezzle 7)heartrending 8)leisurely 9)lethargic 10)malady 11)mellow 12)nomadic 13)piecemeal 14)quest 15)random 16)rant
  37. Statistics

    The average amount of time people spend on facebook each day is 71 minutes, with a standard deviation of 4.7 minutes. Are you more likely to select a random person that spends less than 68 minutes per day, or a group of 35 people that spend on average less
  38. math

    The number of years of education of self-employed individuals in the United States has a population mean of 13.6 years and a population standard deviation of 3.0 years. If we survey a random sample of 100 self-employed people to determine the average
  39. Statistics

    In a shipment of 21 parts, four of the parts are defective. If three parts are selected at random without replacement, find the probability that : a.) All three parts selected are defective. 4/21*3/20*2/19=.003 b.) None of the tree parts selected are
  40. Statistics

    90% of the world’s large corporations are actively involved in data warehousing. In a random sample of 10 large corporations, what is the probability that at least 8 of them are actively involved in data warehousing.
  41. statistics

    90% of the world’s large corporations are actively involved in data warehousing. In a random sample of 10 large corporations, what is the probability that at least 8 of them are actively involved in data warehousing
  42. statistics

    A 4 to 7 month old baby sleeps an average of 14 hours per day. At this age, babies sleep patterns follow normal distribution with the standard deviation of 1.6 a) is it unusual for a baby to sleep under 12 hours a day? b) In a random sample of 10 babies of
  43. Math

    You order sixteen burritos to go from a Mexican restaurant: seven with hot peppers and nine without. However, the restaurant forgot to label them. If you pick four burritos at random, find the probability that at least two of the burritos you pick have hot
  44. Statistics

    Hello. I would like to ask a college statistics question. Q. One hundred draws are made at random with replacement from the box [1,2,2,5]. The draws come out as follows:17 [1]'s, 54 [2]'s, 29 [5]'s. Fill in the blanks, using the options below; show work.
  45. satistics

    Among a random sample of 500 college students, the mean number of hours worked per week at non-college related jobs is 14.6. This mean lies 0.4 standard deviations below the mean of the sampling distribution. If a second sample of 500 students is selected,
  46. Statistics

    Suppose that either of two instruments might be used for making a certain measurement. Instrument 1 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f1(x)=2x, 0 <x<1 Instrument 2 yields a measurement whose p.d.f. is f2(x)=3x^2, 0 <x<1 Suppose that one of
  47. Math

    Can somebody help me solve this problem ? I am not so good with probability. - A bag contains 2 green marbles and 3 white marbles. One marble is drawn at random and not replaced. Then a second marble is drawn. What is the probability that the first marble
  48. geometry

    A shuttle bus for a festival stops at the parking lot every 18 minutes and stays at the lot for 2 minutes. If you go to the festival at a random time, what is the probability that the shuttle bus will be at the parking lot when you arrive?
  49. math-probability

    A factory produces fuses, which are packaged in boxes of 17. Three fuses are selected at random from each box for inspection. The box is rejected if at least one of these three fuses is defective. What is the probability that a box containing two defective
  50. Statistics

    a random sample of 10 minature tootsie rolls was taken from a bag. Each piece was weighed on a very accurate scale. The results in grams were 3.087, 3.131,3.241,3.270,3.353,3.400,3.411,3.437,3.477 a.) construct a 90 percent confidence intervalfor the true
  51. math

    The table below shows the number of deaths in the U.S. in a year due to a variety of causes. For these questions, assume these values are not changing from year to year, and that the population of the United States is 312 million people. Cause Deaths
  52. STATS

    Scientists wish to test the mind-readiing ability of a person who claims to have ESP. They use five cards with different and distinctive symbols( square, cicrle, triangle, line, squiggle). Someone picks a card at random and thinks about the symbol. The
  53. Finite Math

    John has three coins in his pocket. One is fair, one has two heads, and the third is unbalanced, showing head 60% of the time. John grabs a coin at random and tosses it. Find the probability that: 1) The coin shows a head 2) The coin is regular, give that
  54. m/c

    A researcher is hired by a company to ascertain the morale of company employees. The company employs over 10,000 employees. The researcher takes a random sample of 237 employees, interviews each sampled employee, and uses the information to project the
  55. probability

    David has two boxes containing shapes. In box A there are 4 stars and 2 hearts. In box B there are 2 stars and 1 heart. David takes, at random, a shape from box A and puts it into box B.He then takes a shape from box B.
  56. statistics

    The Ace AirLines has a policy of overbooking flights. The random variable x represents the number of passengers who cannot be boarded because there were more passengers that seats. x P(x) 0 0.061 1 0.132 2 0.255 3 0.345 4 0.207 a)Is this a probability
  57. Chemistry check

    Could someone please just check my answers for this? I want to make sure I did these right. 1. A student reported the mass of ten glass beads as 2.507 +/- 0.015 g. What should the student report as the mass of one bead? Explain your answer. A: The student
  58. statistics

    A group of applicants for a position consists of 8 people who are qualified and 7 whoa are not. If we select two people at random to be interviewed (obviously without replacement), find the probability that we get: a. two qualified people b. one qualified
  59. stats

    The vice-president of a business firm has reviewed the records of the finn's personnel and found that 70% of the employees read The Wall Street Journal. If the vice-president was to choose 12 employees at random,what is the probability that the number of
  60. psychiology

    Wihtin groups, differences in intelligence are highly correlated with _______. Between groups, differences are highly correlated with __________. a. heritability; environment b. environment; genes c. heritability; random error in measurmemt d. genes; the
  61. statistics

    According to a USA Today poll conducted in February 2009, 83% of adults nationwide are in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs. Calculate the mean number of adults in favor of funding new government programs to help create jobs in a
  62. Math

    Records show that 29% of all payments to a mail-order company are submitted after the due date. Suppose 50 payments are submitted this week. Let r be a random variable that represents the number of payments that are late. Use the normal approximation to
  63. Maths

    Siuan's grandmother recently signed up for a twitter account. She only follows five people - her five grandchildren. Each day, each of her grandchildren make two tweets and at the end of the day Siuan's grandmother gets an e-mail that lists all ten tweets
  64. statistik

    can you show me the caculation :) Last year, 50% of MNM, Inc. employees were female. It is believed that there has been a reduction in the percentage of females in the company. This year, in a random sample of 400 employees, 180 were female. a.Give the
  65. Math Challenge Check

    I am playing a dice game with my friend Kyle. Each of us roles a standard six-side die obtaining a number at random from 1 to 6. What is the probability that my number is greater than Kyle’s number? Answer below was posted last night. Is the answer
  66. Probability and Statistics

    A research psychologist believes that professional athletes tend to be more confident than the typical person. From previous testing, he knows that the scores for people in the general population are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 72 and
  67. Cards Probability

    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,
  68. statistics

    Six cards-ace, king, queen of hearts; ace, king of diamonds; and king of clubs-are all placed face down a table. One card is to be selected at random. Find the probability: a) of an ace, given that a diamond was turned b) of an ace, given that a club was
  69. CIS 105

    • Write a 350- to 700-word paper in APA format that addresses the following items: Think about how your computer system compares to a state-of-the-art system. Identify the following components of your system: type of central processing unit (CPU) amounts
  70. 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
  71. statistics

    An assembly process includes a torque wrench device that automatically tightens compressor housing bolts; the device has a known process standard deviation of ó = 3 lb-ft in the torque applied. A simple random sample of 35 nuts is selected, and the
  72. 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
  73. Statistics

    the average length of time for students to register for fall classes at a certain college has been 50 minutes. a new registration procedure using modern computing machine is being tried. if a random sample of 12 students had an average registration time of
  74. statistics 201

    A firm hires a pool of financial consultants to discuss portfolio recommendations with its clients. The CEO believes that another financial consultant should be hired if the average phone consultation exceeds 350 seconds. A random sample of 100 phone calls
  75. Physics

    So, "a uniform steel rod of length 1.20 meters and mass 6.40 kg has attached to each end a small ball of mass 1.06 kg. The rod is constrained to rotate in a horizontal plane about a vertical axis through its midpoint." There's more to the question, but the
  76. Statistics

    Please help. Find the probability of getting 2 hearts if the cards are drawn from a regular deck and the first card is not replaced. A true/false quiz consists of twenty questions. If a student answers the twenty questions by making random guesses, what is
  77. Statistics

    You want to know if there's a difference between the proportions of high school students and college students who read newspapers regularly. out of a random sample of 500 high-school students, 287 say they read newspapers regularly, and out of a random
  78. statistics

    An agricultural economist is interested in determining the average diameter of peaches produced by a particular tree. A random sample of 50 peaches is taken and the sample mean calculated. Suppose that the average diameter of peaches on this tree is known
  79. math

    CountingOutcomes and Theoretical Probability A computer store sells 4 models of computer (m1,m2,m3 m4. Each model can be fitted with 3 sizes of hard drive (A,B,C,) 1- Find the sample space. 2- What is the probability of choosing a model with a size C hard
  80. statistics

    Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability
  81. 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?
  82. Statistics

    The probability of a randomly drawn individual having blue eyes is 0.51. A) What is the probability that seven people drawn at random all have blue​ eyes? ​(b) What is the probability that one of the sample of seven has blue​ eyes?
  83. Stats

    A random sample of 100 GMAT scores has a mean of 500. Assume that GMAT scores have a population standard deviation of 120. Construct a 95% confidence interval estimate of the mean GMAT scores. (15 pts) What is the sample size for the conference interval?
  84. Please can help me solving my problems(Probality)

    A manufacturer makes mobile phone. The manufacturer employs are inspector to check the quality of its product. The inspector tested a random sample of the phone being defective as 0.049. Ashmita buys three of the phones made by the manufacturer. Find the
  85. 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
  86. algebra

    Bear population. To estimate the size Use a proportion to solve 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
  87. Finite Math

    An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=?
  88. business statistics

    An assembly process includes a torque wrench device that automatically tightens compressor housing bolts; the device has a known process standard deviation of ó = 3 lb-ft in the torque applied. A simple random sample of 35 nuts is selected, and the
  89. business statistics

    An assembly process includes a torque wrench device that automatically tightens compressor housing bolts; the device has a known process standard deviation of ó = 3 lb-ft in the torque applied. A simple random sample of 35 nuts is selected, and the
  90. Math (please help steve)

    Brilli the ant randomly placed a token into a square on a 2×100 chessboard according to a probability distribution P. The token is then moved uniformly at random to one of the horizontally, vertically, or diagonally adjacent squares. The probability that
  91. Math - Statistics

    The increase or decrease in the price of a stock between the beginning and the end of a trading day is assumed to be an equally likely random event. What is the probability that a stock will show a decrease in its closing price on eleven consecutive days?
  92. Statistics

    In a population of 240 women,the heights of the women are normally distributed with a mean of 64.2 inches and a standard deviation of 3.2 inches. If 36 women are selected at random, find the mean mu x and stand deviation sigma x of the population of sample
  93. Statistics

    1. A study of 40 people found that they could do on the average15 pull ups with a standard deviation of .6. Find the 99% confidence interval for the mean of the population. 2. A study of 50 pizza delivery workers found that they could make 6 deliveries per
  94. Probability

    One card is drawn at random from the card of 52 cards then what is the probability but the card drawn from face card
  95. statistics

    The Office of Student Services at a large western state university maintains information on the study habits of its full-time students. Their studies indicate that the mean amount of time undergraduate students study per week is 20 hours. The hours studied
  96. Statistics

    3. A telephone company wants to estimate the porportion of households that would purchase an additional service line if it were made available at a substantially reduced cost. A random sample of 500 households is selected and the results indicate that 135
  97. Statistics

    M&M plain candies come in various colors. According to the M&M/Mars Department of Consumer Affairs, the distribution of colors for plain M&M candies is as follows. Color Purple Yellow Red Orange Green Blue Brown Percentage 18% 19% 21% 9% 9% 6% 18% Suppose
  98. probability

    a bag contains 7 red balls, 4 green balls and 5 yellow balls. what is the probability that 3 balls drawn at random are either green or yellow?
  99. math1

    (ii) A factory has two machines. Past records show that the first machine produces 40% of output and the second machine produces 60% of output. Further 4% and 2% of the products produced by the first machine and the second machine were defectives. If a
  100. physics

    In a fully random distribution, we can determine the most probable state from what two quantities? Answer a. The number of particles and the net momentum. b. The number of particles and the total energy. c. The net momentum and the total energy. d. the

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