Review of Attempt 1- chapter5

Review of Attempt - Review of Attempt 1 Started on Wednesday 30 January 2008 09:37 PM Completed on Wednesday 30 January 2008 10:35 PM Time taken 57

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Review of Attempt 1 Started on: Wednesday, 30 January 2008, 09:37 PM Completed on: Wednesday, 30 January 2008, 10:35 PM Time taken: 57 mins 50 secs Raw score: 7/10 (70%) Grade: 7 out of a maximum of 10 (558) 1 Marks: 1 Suppose that the distribution of X in the population is strongly skewed to the left. If you took 200 independent and random samples of size 3 from this population, calculated the mean for each of the 200 samples, and drew the distribution of the sample means, what would the sampling distribution of the means look like? Choose one answer. a. On a p-plot, most of the points will be on the line. b. It will be close to the normal and the mean will be close to the median. c. It will be perfectly normal and the mean will be equal to the median. d. It will be skewed to the left and the mean will be less than the median. Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. (265) 2 Marks: 1 The standard error of the mean is a name for the standard deviation of the Choose one answer. a. parent population b. sampling distribution of the mean c. sampling distribution of the variance d. sample e. raw scores Correct
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Marks for this submission: 1/1. (1204) 3 Marks: 1 What is a practical application of the Central Limit Theorem? Choose one answer. a. It allows you to make inference about the population mean and percentage b. It shows you the meaning of standard deviation over repeated samples c. It relates to the normal distribution and the concept of Z and percentile d. It gives you the message that you should pick as large of a sample as you can afford Correct Marks for this submission: 1/1. (2485)
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This essay was uploaded on 04/21/2008 for the course STATS 112 taught by Professor Esfandini during the Spring '08 term at UCLA.

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