Chapter 5
Discrete Probability Distributions
5-2 Random Variables
1. As defined in the text, a random variable is a variable that takes on a single numerical value,
determined by chance, for each outcome of a procedure. In this exercise, the random variab
Chapter 12
Analysis of Variance
12-2 One-Way ANOVA
1. a. One-way analysis of variance is appropriate for these data because they represent three or
more populations categorized by a single characteristic that distinguishes the populations
from each other.
8-1
Review and Preview
8-2
Basics of Hypothesis
Testing
8-3
Testing a Claim About
a Proportion
8-4
Testing a Claim About
a Mean: s Known
8-5
Testing a Claim About
a Mean: s Not Known
8-6
Testing a Claim About
a Standard Deviation
or Variance
Hypothesis Te
Chapter 3
Statistics for Describing, Exploring, and Comparing Data
3-2 Measures of Center
1. The mean, median, mode, and midrange are measures of center in the sense that they each
attempt to determine (by various criteria i.e., by using different approac
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Show all work neatly and systematically for full credit. Total points: 10 (2 points each).
Answer the question. Find the indicated complement.
1) On a multiple choice test with four possible 4) The probability that Luis
Statistics Practice Quiz 6C Name
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
Using the following uniform density curve, answer the question.
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1) What is the probability that the
ch 7 practice test
Section 7.2
Solve the problem.
1) Find the critical value z /2 that corresponds to a degree of confidence of 91%.
A) 1.34
B) 1.645
C) 1.75
1)
D) 1.70
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2) 0.02 < p < 0.48
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F12 Math 227 Test #2 (C114, ch5, 6.2, 6.3) Name Sole H0 0
Show all work neatly and systematically for full credit. For probability values, round to at least 3 signicance digits. Total
points: 90(there are 4 bonus points)
Find the indicated probability. Ex
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Quiz 2 REVIEW Ch 1- 4
Instructor: G. Cochran
MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
Find the indicated probability.
1) In a poll, respondents were asked whether they had ever b
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In the heart of the vast plantation belt that stretches across Indonesias resource-rich
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Class Activity 2
Probability Problems A answers
1. Barry Bonds Probability of a Home Run.
In the 2001 season, Barry Bonds hit 73 home runs in 476 times. Therefore,
P(home run) =
73
=0.15336
476
From his 567 career home runs in 7932 at bats , P(home run) =
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Solve the problem.
Suppose you buy 1 ticket for $1 out of a lottery of 1,000 tickets where the prize for the one winning ticket
is to be $500. What is your expected value?
Select o
Independent and Dependent Probabilities - Practice
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MULTIPLE CHOICE. Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.
Find the indicated probability.
1) The table below describes the smoking habits of a group of a
Chapter 7
Estimates and Sample Sizes
7-2 Estimating a Population Proportion
1. The confidence level was not stated. The most common level of confidence is 95%, and
sometimes that level is carelessly assumed without actually being stated.
2. The margin of
Chapter 4
Probability
4-2 Basic Concepts of Probability
1. To say that the probability of being injured while using recreation equipment in 1/500 means
that approximately one injury occurs for every 500 times that recreation equipment is used.
Note that t
Chapter 8
Hypothesis Testing
8-2 Basics of Hypothesis Testing
1. Given the large sample size and the fact that 20% is so much less than 50%, it is apparent that
any confidence interval for the proportion of bosses that are good communicators would fall
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Chapter 6
Normal Probability Distributions
6-2 The Standard Normal Distribution
1. The word normal as used when referring to a normal distribution does carry with it some of
the meaning the word has in ordinary language. Normal distributions occur in natu
Chapter 1
Introduction to Statistics
1-2 Statistical Thinking
1. A voluntary response sample, also called a self-selected selected, is one in which the subjects
themselves decide whether or not to participate in the study.
2. A voluntary response sample i
Chapter 2
Summarizing and Graphing Data
2-2 Frequency Distributions
1. No. The first class frequency, for example, tells us only that there were 18 pennies with
weights in the 2.40-2.49 grams class, but there is no way to tell the exact values of those 18
Chapter 10
Correlation and Regression
10-2 Correlation
1. a. r = the correlation in the sample. In this context, r is the linear correlation coefficient
computed using the chosen paired (points in Super Bowl, number of new cars sold) values
for the random
Chapter 9
Inferences from Two Samples
9-2 Inferences About Two Proportions
1. There are two requirements for using the methods of this section, and each of them is violated.
(1) The samples should be two sample random samples that are independent. These s
Which of the following is not an element of descriptive statistical
problems?
Select one:
a. Tables, graphs, or numerical summary tools.
b. The population or sample of interest.
c. An inference made about the population based on the sample. Correct
d. Ide
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The time for a worker to assemble a component is normally distributed with mean 15 minutes and variance 4. Denote the mean assembly times of 16 day-shift workers and 9 night-shift wor
A stock analyst selects a stock from a group of twenty for investment by choosing the stock with
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A quality control specialist compares the output from a machine with a new lubr