Statistics HW6 - AEM 210 Spring 2008 Homework 6 1.) Name _...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Name __________________ Spring 2008 Section_________________ Homework 6 1.) The weight of a randomly chosen American passenger car is a uniformly distributed random variable ranging from 2,500 pounds to 4,500 pounds. (Data are from Popular Science 254-258). a.) What is the mean weight of the vehicles? The standard deviation? The first and third quartiles? The median? b.) What is the probability that a vehicle will weigh less than 3200 pounds? More than 4,400 pounds? 2.) From Your Textbook, Page 200, # 5.14 and # 5.15. 3.) The random number generator in a software program randomly generates a number between 0 and 1. The random variable, X, the number generated, follows a Uniform Probability Distribution. a.) What is the probability of generating a number between 0 and 0.2? b.) What is the probability of generating a number between 0.25 and 0.6? c.) What is the probability of generating a number greater than 0.95? d.) Use Minitab to randomly generate 200 numbers between 0 and 1. To do this, go to Calc Random Data Uniform
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 3

Statistics HW6 - AEM 210 Spring 2008 Homework 6 1.) Name _...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online