Nick Ruggieri
4/28/11
Probability and Stat in Games of Chance
The Second Year Slump
Every year in every sport, one team takes home the crown that proves that they were the
best team in that given year. Whether its the Stanley Cup in Hockey, Lombardi Troph
Instructor: Shannon Hitchcock
Social Statistics
SOC 1167, Section 002
Spring 2017
Office Hours: MW 12-1:30pm 723 Gladfelter
Course Meetings: MWF 11-11:50am 003 Anderson
Email: [email protected]
Course Description
Statistics are a set of tools a
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
Assignment #6
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1. Draw and label the critical values for a 90% confidence interval on this sampling distribution.
Use the Standard Normal Table (Z). Also indicate the proportions that are in each par
1SOC 1167 Spring 2017
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Assignment #8
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1. Suppose the average yearly income of college graduates was $42,000. We sampled 175
students who took SOC 0825 and found their average yearly income ( x ) was $45,000.
Assume the popu
1SOC 1167 Spring 2017
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Assignment #7
Total points: _ (out of 5)
1. A survey of 250 students found the average GPA of the sample ( x ) was 3.25 and a sample
standard deviation (s x ) of 0.40. Construct the 90% confidence interval.
a. Find the estimat
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
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Assignment #1
Total points: _ (out of 5)
For each variable, indicate the level of measurement and why it would be
classified as such.
1. Temperature, measured in Fahrenheit.
2. Students Class Status (freshman, sophomore, j
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
Name:
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Assignment #3
x =
x
N
or
Total points: _ (out of 5)
xf
N
1. The following are student scores (points) on a final exam:
66, 98, 75, 83, 92, 94, 78, 87, 88, 95, 96, 75, 93, 82, 100
Put the scores in rank order:
N=
x
=
Find
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
Name:
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Assignment #2
Total points: _ (out of 5)
1. Construct a frequency table for the distribution of the grades below. (2
pts.)
B, C, D, C, C, D, A, A, B, C, A, F, D, C, B, A, A, C, D, F, A, D, B, F, C,
A, B, C, D, F
Grade
Freq
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
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Assignment #5
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1. Convert the following student scores (points earned) on a final exam into Z scores
( x =86.80, s x =9.99 )
66, 98, 75, 83, 92, 94, 78, 87, 88, 95, 96, 75, 93, 82, 100
x
xx
z=
xx
sx
1SOC 1167, Spring 2017
Name:_
Assignment #4
Total points: _ (out of 5)
1. The following are student scores (points earned) on a final exam:
66, 98, 75, 83, 92, 94, 78, 87, 88, 95, 96, 75, 93, 82, 100
Find the minimum, maximum, and range.
Minimum:
Maximum:
STAT0827
Birthday example: 30 people in a room. What is the probability that 2 do not have the
same birthday? 365(stands for the days)P30(stands for the people)/365^30=.29 Than do
1-(answer of .29=.71 to get the probability of one match. To do it in the c
STAT0827
Black Jack- Go to certain number on table. For this example it is #7.
E(staying) 1(probability of winning) + (-1)(probability of losing), E (staying)=1(.26) + (1) (.74)= -.48
Craps-win with 7,11 and lose on 2,3,12. Any other number you go on unti
STAT0827 Notes
A move in the line game consists of crossing out a single row at least 1 but possibly
more. The loser is the person who crosses out the last one.
Based on the theorem, there must be a strategy by which the first player wins on a
strategy by
STAT0827 Notes
Normal distribution and the central limit theorem
We have a different normal distribution for every mean and every standard deviation
Our table is the cumulative normal distribution for N(0,1). If x has N(0,1), the table P
(X<-.4)=.3446; P
CHEM 2204 SP 2017
Lab Report Instructions for Expt 15: Diels-Alder Reaction: 9,10Dihydroanthracene-9,10-,-succinic Acid Anhydride
General Information
Your report MUST be typed and should NOT be submitted on laboratory notebook pages.
Much of the informat