HW 7 (Chap 5, sect 5.4 %26 5.5)

HW 7 (Chap 5, sect 5.4 %26 5.5) - Therefore, your first...

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OM 210 Fall 2010 Homework Assignments Homework #7 for Chapter 5, Sections 5.4 and 5.5 Textbook problems selected from Chapter 5, sections 5.4 and 5.5, of Anderson, D.R., Sweeney, D.J., and Williams, T.A., Essentials of Statistics for Business and Economics , 5 th Ed., Thomson/South-Western., 2009. You will have a thorough and complete understanding of the material presented in lecture if you can do all of the problems listed below. For study: Examples in 2 Discrete Distributions.ppt . For practice: Problems 28, 29, 30, 32, and 34 to 37 from section 5.4. Problems 40, 42, 43, and 45 from section 5.5. Required Homework #7, to be submitted for grade: From Chapter 5: Problems 56, 57, 62, and 63. Notes: 1. These problems are all found in the “Supplementary Exercises” on pages 219 to 220. 2. The probability distribution to use for each of these problems is not told to you. You must decide that for yourself.
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Unformatted text preview: Therefore, your first step in each problem must be to determine which probability distribution best models the situation. The choices are either the binomial distribution or the Poisson distribution. Once you have associated the appropriate probability distribution to use, then you must read the problem again for the needed input data. For the Tuesday recitations (Thursday lecture), your handwritten solutions (showing your work and answers) to the four required problems (problems 56, 57, 62, and 63) are due to be submitted in your recitation on Tuesday, November 2 . For the Thursday recitations (Tuesday lecture), your handwritten solutions (showing your work and answers) to the four required problems (problems 56, 57, 62, and 63) are due to be submitted in your recitation on Thursday, November 4 . HW #7 (Chap 5, sections 5.4 & 5.5) 1 © 2010 Harvey Singer...
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