practiceExam2 - Stat 651 (Winter 2011) Kaizar Practice...

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

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Stat 651 (Winter 2011) Kaizar Practice Problems for Exam 2 Exercises with solutions 1. A researcher is trying to estimate the proportion of workers at plant nurseries that are female in a selected number of states (FL, IN, MI, OH, DE, RI, TN, AZ). Her sampling plan is: Stratify by state Select n h nurseries in each state with equal probability of selection Survey all workers at the selected nursery (a) The selection scheme and resulting sample size is shown here: State # Nurseries # Selected Nurseries Total # Employed AZ 243 20 673 TN 1383 23 707 RI 87 2 55 DE 131 10 327 OH 1434 32 872 MI 1525 12 329 IN 437 10 247 FL 7703 30 861 What are the weights for each employee in each of the selected nurseries? (b) Further research was desired in Rhode Island. The researcher went back to the 2 selected nurseries and randomly subsampled 10 workers (with equal probabilities) from each of these nurseries. The ±rst nursery had 21 employees and the second had 34 employees. What are the new weights for each of the selected employees in Rhode Island?
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.

This note was uploaded on 07/26/2011 for the course STA 651 taught by Professor Kaizar during the Winter '11 term at Ohio State.

Page1 / 2

practiceExam2 - Stat 651 (Winter 2011) Kaizar Practice...

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