BIA 229 CP 1
The time it takes to download a video from the internet is measured.
Explain why the download time is a continuous variable.
Download time is a continuous variable because it is coming from a measuring process. It is a
229 CP 3
We will be analyzing fund data using a Microsoft Excel Pivot table. to begin this exercise, download from
Blueline module for this class a spreadsheet called retirement funds.xlsx. Review the data on the different
retirement funds that might be s
BIA 229 CP2
Who goes to the train the trainers workshop?
A firm has the following 30 junior associates and 10 senior associates. The need to select 4 junior
associates and 2 senior associates.
229 CP 4
A manufacturing company produces electric insulators for power lines. If the insulators break while in
use, a short circuit is likely to occur. To test the strength of the insulators, destructive testing is carried
out to determine how much fo
229 CP 6 Problems
While tablets sales has slowed according to a recent report by IDC, there is still strong interest in using
them to consume entertainment.
BIA 229 CP 5
What is the preferred way to order fast food? A survey conducted in 2009 but the sample sizes were not
reported. Suppose the results based on the sample of 100 males and 100 females, were as follows:
If a respondent is selected at random,
229 CP 9
Normal Distributions and Probabilities
Given a normal distribution with and what is the probability that
X > 75?
X < 70?
X < 80 or X > 110?
In 2011, the per capita consumption of coffee in the United States was re
Include screenshots of your graphical and tabular analysis in this word document and upload at the end of
The file SUV.xls contains the overall miles per gallon (MPG) of 2012 small SUVs (n=18). Download this
229 CP 7
Below are two distributions interruptions per day in two large computer networks (A and B).
1. Computer the expected value for each distribution
Network A 1 Network B- 3
2. Compute the stand deviation for each distribution using the pHSTAT Cov
Given the probability distribution for two funds X and Y in the table below:
E(X) and E(Y)
You are trying to develop a strategy for investing in two different stocks. The anticipated annual return
for a $1,000 inv
Bus law study guide
1. The us supreme court
a. Was created by the us constitution
2. _involves the use of the law and legal process to resolve disputes among
individuals, businesses, and governments.
a. Civil litigation
3. With respect to a court, jurisdi
The Court Systems
The court system consists of the U.S. district courts, the U.S. courts of appeals,
and the U.S. Supreme Court.
o There also exists specialized courts such as bankruptcy courts
o They are nominated by the presiden
Basic Trial Procedures
Adversary system of justice- a legal system in which the parties to a dispute
present their own arguments and are responsible for asserting their legal rights
o Plaintiff files the first pleading- statements
Contract law is primarily
State common law
The basic elements of a contract include agreement, lawful subject matter, legal capacity,
You pay $200 for the right to be the only buyer a seller will deal with for ten days for a p
Examples of process and actions of how each of these functions of the law is accomplished
* Influencing the behavior of members of society
* Limits activities that are would hurt the members of society.
* Restrict prac
Law and Key Functions of the Legal System
Law- the rules, standards and principles that define the behavioral
boundaries for business activities.
o Functions of law:
Influencing the behavior of the members of society
a. Laws that fit into the
1. By the use of laws and the legal system, the government can:
a. Change acceptable behavior
b. Instruct people on what is allowed in certain circumstances
c. Encourage certain types of business activity
d. Impose sanctions to try to eliminate certain bu
March 22, 2012
The legal environment of business
What process is available to the City to obtain the Omaha Boiler Location? What
Constitutional provision is applicable to this transaction?
The process available to the City to ob
March 21, 2012
Legal and Ethical Environment of Business
Take Home Essay Questions
1) Is the assessment of the cement work supported by the language of the Lease? If so
please identify the lease section that provides such support.