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  1. Statistics

    An investigational drug study is being conducted. The initial screening phase needs to include enough people so that the final (approved) group has at least 10 patients. The probability of a person being approved for the study is .80. what initial sample
  2. Statistics

    The quality-control inspector of a production plant will reject a batch of syringes if two or more defective syringes are found in a random sample of ten syringes taken from the batch. Suppose the batch contains 2% defective syringes. What is the
  3. statistics

    A customer service division of a telecommunications firm receives 100 mobile phones for repair on a particular week. 18 of the phones are less than a year, 60 phones are more than a year but less than 2 years and the rest are older than 2 years. The
  4. math statistics

    For each probability and percentile problem, draw the picture. A random number generator picks a number from 1 to 9 in a uniform manner. 1) Give the distribution of X. X = 2) Enter an exact number as an integer, fraction, or decimal. f(x) = where
  5. Statistics

    the manufacturer of a certain brand of auto batteries claims the mean life of these batteries is 45 months. A consumer protection agency that wants to check this claim took a random sample of 36 such batteries and found the mean life for this sample is
  6. Statistics

    A local grocery store wants to estimate the mean daily number of gallons of milk sold to customers. Assume the number of gallons sold follows the normal distribution, with a population standard deviation of 5.10 gallons. A random sample of 60 days shows
  7. math

    A manager of an electronics store takes a random sample of large shipments of circuit boards to determine if he will accept the delivery. he randomly samples 20 boards from a shipment and will reject the delivery if more than 1 circuit board is defective.
  8. Psychology

    Within 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 measurment d) genes: the
  9. Math

    Typically, 10% of students make a D on their tests, 60% make a C on their test, and 30% make an A. Mrs. Smith uses a random-number table to find the experimental probability that of 5 students', at least 3 will make a C. The digit 0 represents students who
  10. Statistics

    A simple random sample of 120 SAT scores ahs a mean of 1540. Assume that SAT scores have a population standard deviation of 333. a) Construct a 95% conf. interval estimate of the mean SAT score. b) Is a 99% conf. interval estimate of the mean SAT score
  11. SS! HARD!

    How U.S. Citizens Want to Balance the Budget, July 2011 Chart: (Survey conducted July 7-10, 2011, with a random sample of 1,016 adults, For results based on the total sample of national adults, one can say with 95% confidence that the maximum margin of
  12. math

    Anita's, a fast-food chain specializing in hot dogs and garlic fries, keeps track of the proportion of its customers who decide to eat in the restaurant (as opposed to ordering the food "to go"), so it can make decisions regarding the possible construction
  13. math ..PLEASE HELP !!!

    A local bank reports that 70% of its customers maintain a chequing acct, 50% have a savings acct and 40% have both.If a customer was chosen at random a) what is the probability customer has a chequing or saving acct b)probability the selected customer has
  14. geometry

    At rosemead high school, 94 students take biology, 86 take ethnic studies, and 95 take geometry. thirty-seven students take both biology and geometry, 43 take geometry and ethnic studies, and 42 take ethnic studies and biology. twenty eight students take
  15. geometry

    At rosemead high school, 94 students take biology, 86 take ethnic studies, and 95 take geometry. thirty-seven students take both biology and geometry, 43 take geometry and ethnic studies, and 42 take ethnic studies and biology. twenty eight students take
  16. Math

    X, is assumed to be a random variable by placing letters of the word “YACHT” in a hat. If these letters are withdrawn then it gets replaced. A value of 1 is given when a vowel is retrieved, and a value of 2 is given when a consonant is retrieved while
  17. business statistics

    It has been reported that 10.3% of U.S. households do not own a vehicle, with 34.2% owning 2 vehicles, and 17.1% owning 3 or more vehicles. The data for a random sample of 100 households in a resort community are summarized in the frequency distribution
  18. math

    The new Twinkle bulb is being developed to last more than 1000 hours. A random sample of 100 of these new bulbs is selected from the production line. It was found that 48 lasted more than 1000 hours. Find the point estimate for the population proportion,
  19. statistics

    T test for independent groups and dependent groups (Two-group designs) 1. An LU professor is interested in whether there is a difference between undergraduate students and graduate students in the amount of time spent praying each day. The professor
  20. Math

    he physics department of a college has 9 male professors, 8 female professors, 10 male teaching assistants, and 13 female teaching assistants. If a person is selected at random from the group, find the probability that the selected person is a teaching
  21. Probablity

    There is a bag with 200 cubes in it. Some of the cubes are red and some are black. You reach into the bag 20 times, each time picking up random cube, recording its color, and putting the cube back in the bag. You picked 7 black cubes and 13 red cubes. With
  22. Statistics

    . Two thousand randomly selected adults were asked whether or not they have ever shopped on the internet. The following table gives a two-way classification of the responses obtained. Have shopped Have never shopped Male 500 700 Female 300 500 Suppose one
  23. statistics

    Wages and salaries make up only part of a total compensation. Other parts include paid leave, health insurance, and many others. In 2007, wages and salaries among manufacturers in the United States made up an average of 65.8% of total compensation. To
  24. maths

    Ted and Suzanne load 3476 songs into a player that randomly selects which song to play. When in random-selection mode, 22 of the first 30 songs were loaded by Suzanne. T and S want to determine if each have loaded a different proportion of songs. Let p
  25. math - statistics

    Rooms NO of units 1 471 2 1470 3 11715 4 23468 5 24476 6 21327 7 13782 8+ 15647 compute the following conditional probablilites directly that is, do not use the conditional probability rule. For a U.S. housing unit selected at random, determine a. the
  26. Statistics

    12. The proportion of students who own a cell phone on college campuses across the country has increased tremendously over the past few years. It is estimated that approximately 94% of students now own a cell phone. Twenty five students are to be selected
  27. PROBABILITY QUESTION PLEASE HELP!!

    Three people 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. Otherwise, no one
  28. Statistics

    According to a study by the Centers for Disease Control, the national mean hospital stay after childbirth is 2.1 days. Reviewing records at her own hospital, a hospital administrator calculates that the mean hospital stay for a random sample of 81 women
  29. Statistic Help please

    During a given month, P(A)=0.75,P(B)=0.6, and p(A and B). Are these two events independent? are they mutually exclusive. yes;yes yes;no no;yes no;no it cannot be determined yes;no 3. There are two prominent, nationally circulated newspapers, The Wall
  30. Math Again helpppp

    1. A new movie open the other day. So far 500,000 people have seen. The producers of the movie need to know if the people liked it. A random sample of 8000 people were asked as they were leaving the theater if they like the movie. Of those interviewed 4200
  31. statistics

    A jar contains 7 red balls, 5 green balls, 4 blue balls, and 3 white balls. A sample of size 7 balls is selected at random without replacement . Find t the probability that sample contains two red balls, 2 green balls, 2 blue balls, and 1 white ball.
  32. 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
  33. Math check

    The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.37 0.09 0.05 0.14 0.35 (a) Find
  34. math

    random sample of 9600 students. 46% had at least one parent who was a college graduate. Estimate with 99% confidence the proportion of all students who had at least one parent who was a college grad. b) Sample does not include drop outs so estimate is
  35. statistic

    A final exam in Math 160 has a mean of 73 with standard deviation 7.73. Assume that a random sample of 24 students is selected and the test score of the sample is computed. Assuming the scores are normally​ distributed, what percentage of sample
  36. Economics (41)

    A simple random sample of 60 items resulted in a sample mean of 96. The population standard deviation is 16. a. Compute the 95% confidence interval for the population mean (to 1 decimal). ( , ) b. Assume that the same sample mean was obtained from a sample
  37. Math

    A firm manufactures light bulbs and those that come out of the assembly line are either defective or good. Every five bulbs that come out, 1 is defective. If 3 bulbs are selected at random, what is the probability that: (i) All 3 are defective (ii) All 3
  38. Math

    A bag contains 9 red marbles, 8 white marbles, and 6 blue marbles. You draw 4 marbles out at random, without replacement. What is the probability that all the marbles are red? What is the probability that exactly two of the marbles are red? The probability
  39. stat

    the average number of pushups a United States Marine does daily is 300, with a standard deviation of 50. A random sample of 36 marines is selected. What is the probability that the sample mean is at most 320 push-ups? With a mean of 300, you are looking
  40. geometry

    In step 4 of the construction of a perpendicular line through a point, why must the compass point be placed on the points where the arc intersects with the original line? How would the construction be different if the compass point were placed at random
  41. Math: statistics

    A DVD rental store wants to know what proportion of its customers are under age 21. A simple random sample of 500 customers was taken, and 375 of them were under age 21. Presume that the true population proportion of customers under age 21 is 0.68. Find
  42. statistic

    the academic staff of a large university are provided with a PC each. it is known that after a number of years the PC need to be upgraded. The time interval before upgrading of the PC is distributed normally with a mean of 24 months and a standard
  43. statistics

    Twelve different video games showing substance use were observed and the duration times of game play (in seconds) are listed below. The design of the study justifies the assumption that the sample can be treated as a simple random sample. Use the sample
  44. Statistics

    Choose the right answer, and provide the reasons and calculations. A palmist claims that he can accurately predict the age at death (y) of an individual from the length (centimeters) of age line (x) on the right hand of the individual. A random sample of
  45. Statistics

    Choose the right answer, and provide the reasons and calculations. A palmist claims that he can accurately predict the age at death (y) of an individual from the length (centimeters) of age line (x) on the right hand of the individual. A random sample of
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. Math Help Please!!!!

    The breaking strengths (say, y) for one foot square samples of a particular synthetic fabric are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 2280 pounds per square inch and a standard deviation of 10.6 psi. a) find the probability of selecting a 1
  50. Quantitative, stastics and business

    The distribution of annual earnings of all bank tellers with five years of experience is skewed negatively. This distribution has a mean of Birr 15,000 and a standard deviation of Birr 2000. If we draw a random sample of 30 tellers, what is the probability
  51. statistic

    an employment information service reports that the mean annual salary for full time male workers ages 25 to 34 with a bachelor's degree is $48718. in a random sample of 12 full time males workers ages 25 to 34 with a bachelor's degree, the mean annual
  52. Statistics

    A recent study stated that if a person chewed gum the average number of sticks of gum he or she chewed daily was eight. To teat the claim a researcher selected a random sample of 36 gum chewers and found the mean number of sticks of gum chewed per day was
  53. statistics

    In the past a certain college has found that 35% of the students will grad within 4 years. A random sample of 450 students at this college is taken and going to be followed until graduation. A. What is the sampling distribution of the statistic of
  54. Algebra II

    1) A red die and a blue die are tossed. What is the probability that the red die shows a 3 and the blue die shows a number greater than 3? Answer: 3/5 2) Tickets are numbered 1 to 50 and placed in a box. Three tickets are drawn at random without
  55. statistics

    The ages of commercial aircraft are normally distributed with a mean of 13.0 years and a standard deviation of 7.5 years what percentage of individual aircraft have ages greater than 15 years assume that a random sample of 49 aircraft is selected and the
  56. statistics

    Simple question I may be over thinking 30. Gift Baskets: The Gift Basket Sore had the following premade gift baskets containing the following combinations in stock. cookies mugs candy -------------------------------------- coffee 20 13 10 tea 12 10 12
  57. Dine

    Men spend an average of 29 minutes per day on weekends and holidays exercising and playing sports. They spend an average of 23 minutes per day reading. A random sample of 25 men resulted in a mean of 35 minutes exercising with a standard deviation of 6.9
  58. Math

    Mrs.Wallace wants to buy 1 1/2 gallons of sour cream for a recipe If sour cream is sold only in 1 pint containers how many containers will she need to buy A.6 B.8 C.12 D.16 B 12.Robert has 17 games in his room He has 6 board games and the rest are video
  59. math

    The probability of choosing a 6 at random from a standard deck of playing cars is 1/13.Use this information for 1 and 3. 1. what is the complement of the event of choosing a 6 ? 2. What is the probability of the complement of the event of choosing a 6 ? 3.
  60. mathematics

    The probability of choosing a 6 at random from a standard deck of playing cars is 1/13.Use this information for 1 and 3. 1. what is the complement of the event of choosing a 6 ? 2. What is the probability of the complement of the event of choosing a 6 ? 3.
  61. Math

    A bag contains 4 green marbles, 6 red marbles, and 2 white marbles. Three marbles are drawn at random with replacement. With replacement means that after a marble is drawn, it is replaced before the next one is drawn. What is the probability of not green,
  62. Math

    A box contains some red balls and some blue balls. There are four more blue balls than red balls. A ball is removed at random, replaced and a second ball randomly removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls of
  63. Math Please Help Me

    1. At your summer job with a research company, you must get a random sample of people from your town to answer a question about spending habits. Which of the following methods is most likely to be random? You survey customers at the local shopping mall.
  64. math

    random sample of 9600 students. Multistage design effect similar to an SRS (for those still in school) 46% had at least one parent who was a college graduate. Estimate with 99% confidence the proportion of all students who had at least one parent who was a
  65. statistics

    Suppose that the percentage returns for a given year for all stocks listed on the new york stock exchange are approximately normally distributed with a mean of 12.4 percent and a standard deviation of 20.6 percent. Consider drawing a random sample of n=5
  66. Data Analysis

    A manufacturing company wishes to estimate the number of items that its workforce can produce on average each hour now that they have a new machine. The factory examined the records for a random sample of 8 hours over the past month. The hourly production
  67. math

    susan has red, blue, green, and yellow sweaters, joanne has green, red, purple, and white sweaters, diane's sweaters are red, blue, purple, and mauve, each girl ahs only one sweater of each color and will pick a sweater to wear at random what is the
  68. College Math

    In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology
  69. college intermediate

    In a group of 200 high school students, 36 are taking biology, 52 are taking Spanish, and 126 are taking neither biology nor Spanish. If one of these 200 students is to be chosen at random, what is the probability that the student chosen is taking biology
  70. Maths

    A contains some red and blue balls. There are four more red than blue balls. A ball is removed at random and replaced. A second ball is removed. The probability that the two balls are different colours is 21/50. How many balls are in the box. Ans Drawing a
  71. Math help

    A trucking firm delivers appliances for a large retail operation. The packages (or crates) have a mean weight of 306 lb. and a variance of 2209. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) If a truck can carry 3940 lb. and 25 appliances need to
  72. math

    A trucking firm delivers appliances for a large retail operation. The packages (or crates) have a mean weight of 306 lb. and a variance of 2209. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) If a truck can carry 3940 lb. and 25 appliances need to
  73. Statistics help

    A trucking firm delivers appliances for a large retail operation. The packages (or crates) have a mean weight of 306 lb. and a variance of 2209. (Give your answers correct to four decimal places.) (a) If a truck can carry 3940 lb. and 25 appliances need to
  74. Statistics

    The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.37 0.09 0.05 0.14 0.35 (a) Find
  75. statistics help

    The number of ships to arrive at a harbor on any given day is a random variable represented by x. The probability distribution of x is as follows. (Give your answers correct to two decimal places.) x 10 11 12 13 14 P(x) 0.38 0.1 0.07 0.12 0.33 (a) Find the
  76. Statistics

    2. The time (in number of days) until maturity of a certain variety of hot pepper is normally distributed, with mean m and standard deviation s = 2.4. This variety is advertised as taking 70 days to mature. I wish to test the hypotheses H0: m = 70, Ha: m
  77. Statistics

    2. The time (in number of days) until maturity of a certain variety of hot pepper is normally distributed, with mean m and standard deviation s = 2.4. This variety is advertised as taking 70 days to mature. I wish to test the hypotheses H0: m = 70, Ha: m
  78. Exercice

    The Stop N’ Go convenience chain recently selected a random sample of 10 customers. The store monitored the number of times each customer made a purchase at the store over a two-month period. The following data were collected: 10 19 17 19 12 20 20 15 16
  79. statistics

    according to the energy information administration (officially energy statics from the US Government) the mean price for one gallon of unleaded regular gas in the US cities for the year 2007 was 2.80 A random sample of 30 pumps in georgia yielded and
  80. Math Binomial theorem

    I'm preparing for a test and one of the questions in my text is as follows: In a trivia contest,Sam has drawn a topic he knows nothing about, so he makes random guesses for the 10 T/F questions. Use the binomial theorem to help find a)the number of ways
  81. Res/342

    Suppose you devised a training program to raise student scores on a standardized test, such as ACT, or AIMS (like in Arizona). You first administer the test to a random sample of students, record their scores, administer the training to these students, and
  82. math,help

    can someone show me these steps with the division like 2 --- 1 which would mean half. the following though. so i can see it. Simplify 3 --- + 1 x-5 ----------- 1 - (4)/(x-5) Get least common denominator. For top part, the LCD is x-5. So the 1 becomes
  83. probability

    The National Center for Educational Statistics reported that in 2009 the ACT college placement and admission examination were normally distributed and had a mean of 21.1 and standard deviation of 5.1. A college requires applicants to have an ACT score in
  84. Math

    To get a driver's license, an applicant must pass a written test and a driving test. Pasts records show that 80% of the applicants pass the written test and 60% of those who have passed the written test pass the driving test. Based on these figures, how
  85. math answer check

    Patients who have artificial hip-replacement surgery experience pain the first day after surgery. Typically, the pain is measured on a subjective scale using values of 1 to 5. Let x represent the random variable, the pain score as determined by the
  86. Statistics

    Can anyone tell me how to use TI-84 calculator to solve this problem??? A company has developed a new type of light bulb, and wants to estimate its mean lifetime. A simple random sample of 12 bulbs had a sample mean lifetime of 692 hours with a sample
  87. 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
  88. math

    In a random sample of 200 students who were asked their favorite color, it was found that twenty more students liked blue than purple and eight fewer liked green than blue. Find the number of students who chose each color as their favorite. I posted this
  89. Sociology (stats) help

    Given the mean = $12 Standard deviation = $2.50 Suppose that a large state university graduate research assistants are paid by the hour. Data from the personnel office show the distribution of hourly wages paid to graduate students across the campus is
  90. math

    A specially made pair of dice has only one- and two-spots on the faces. One of the dice has three faces with one-spot and three faces with two-spot. The other die has two faces with one-spot and four faces with a two-spot. One of the dice is selected at
  91. Statistics

    In his management information systems textbook,Professor David Kroenke raises and interesting point:"If 98% of our market has Internet access,do we have a responsibility to provide non-Internet materials to that other 2%?Suppose that 98% of the customers
  92. chemistry

    consider a random mixture of two particles,diamond and SiC.Assume all particles are spherical with a radius of 0.100mm. The mixture is 80.0 wt% diamond(density=3.51 g/ml) and 20.0 wt% SiC (density=3.23 g/ml) a)Calculate the mass of a single particle
  93. Estimating Using Confidence Intervals

    An investor wants to determine the true average yield on a selection of investments from the Business week 1000. Suppose the investor draws a random sample of (n=40 firms) and finds an average yield on investment of (xbar = 5.00%) and a sample standard
  94. science

    Mary and Tom park their cars in an empty parking lot with n >_ 2 consecutive parking spaces (i.e, spaces in a row, where only one car fits in each space). Mary and Tom pick parking spaces at random. (All pairs of parking spaces are equally likely.) What
  95. math

    1. Consider the following scenario: A random sample obtained from a population has a mean of µ=100 and a standard deviation of σ = 20. The error between the sample mean and the population mean for a sample of n = 16 is 5 points and the error between
  96. PROBABILITIES

    Factories A and B produce computers. Factory A produces 3 times as many computers as factory B. The probability that an item produced by factory A is defective is 0.037 and the probability that an item produced by factory B is defective is 0.05. A computer
  97. Statistic

    A quiz consists of 10 multiple-choice questions. Each question has 5 possible answers and only one of them is correct. A student has not studied for the quiz and will pick his answers randomly. 1)Define the random variable x that will be used for problem,
  98. Probability (Please check answer and assist)

    X, is assumed to be a random variable by placing letters of the word “YACHT” in a hat. If these letters are withdrawn then it gets replaced. A value of 1 is given when a vowel is retrieved, and a value of 2 is given when a consonant is retrieved while
  99. Sentence Completion

    Demonstrate your understanding of the Word Bank words by completing each sentence in the space below. Word Bank: obsessed, aesthetic, arbitrary 1. Because Scott McCloud really was obsessed with comics, he probably knew all there was to know about them. 2.
  100. statistics

    In a state,52%of the voters supports party-R, and 48% supports party-D. In second state 47% of the voters supports party-D. Suppose 100 voters are surveyed from each state. Assume the survey uses simple random sampling. what is the probability that the

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