Test Name: Quiz 1
1.
Identify the population being studied and the sample chosen.
The number of times 4 out of 33 students on your floor order take-out in a week.
Answer:
Population: The 33 students on your floor.
A) Sample: The 4 students selected on you
SOC/GEOG 280
Practice for Quiz 2
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Test Name: Quiz 1 fall 2014
1.
Identify the population being studied and the sample chosen.
The number of hours a group of 7 children in Mrs. Smith's kindergarten class watch television in a day.
Answer:
Population: 7 children selected in Mrs. Smith's kin
Comparing Two Population Means (-Known)
Margin of Error of a Confidence Interval for the Difference between Two
Population Means ( -Known)
When both population standard deviations are known, the samples taken are independent,
simple random samples, and ei
Numerical Descriptions of Data
Example 3.1: Calculating the Sample Mean
Students were surveyed to find out the number of hours they
sleep per night during the semester. Here is a sample of their
self-reported responses. Calculate the mean.
5, 6, 8, 10, 4,
SOC/GEOG 280 Fall 2014
Practice for Quiz 3
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Test Name: Quiz 3 draft 1
1.
A fast food manufacturer wishes to know how many fast food meals people over age 27 eat each week. Suppose a sample of
size 502 is drawn with . Assume . Construct the 85% confidence interval for the mean number of fast food me
Test Name: Practice Quiz 2 answer sheet
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SOC/GEOG 280
Quiz 2 Review: Using the Normal Curve
27. Calculate the standard score of the given X value, X = 44.7, where = 36.9, = 37.5. Round your answer
to two decimal places.
Answer:
0.21
28. Find the area under the normal curve to the left of z = 0.7
Test Name: Quiz 2 10-15-14
1.
A card is drawn from a standard deck of 52 playing cards. What is the probability that the card will be a diamond and not a
jack? Write your answer as a fraction or a decimal number rounded to four decimal places.
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