STATISTICS PAPER 1 1. A set of integers consists of 20, 19, 17, 19, 15, 16, 16, and 19, find (a) the mean, (b) the mode, (c) the median.

[4 marks]

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(a) …..……………………… (b) …....…………………….. (c) ……….………………….

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Three integers y, x and x + 6 has a mean of 9 and a median of 8. Given that x > y, find the value of x and of y. [3 marks]

Answer:

x = ….…………………….... y = ………………………….

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The mean and the variance of a set of six numbers are 6 and 8 respectively. A new number, a, is added to the set of numbers and the mean does not change. Find (a) the value of a (b) the standard deviation of the new set of numbers. [4 marks]

Express m in terms of k. Find (a) (b) the range. 27. [3 marks] Answer: (a) …………………………. Number of Goals Number of Teams 1 16 2 8 3 p 4 4 5 2 TABLE 1 Find (a) the maximum value for p .. The sum of the squares of the numbers is 100 and the standard deviation is 3k. 42. 51.. if the mode is 1.. 45 and 57.………… 5 The marks obtained by nine pupils in an Additional Mathematics test are 30. 33.. the interquartile range of the marks.… The mean of four numbers is m . if the mean goal scored is more than 2.………………… 6 Table 1 shows the number of goals scored in a football competition. [3 marks] 2 . 25. (b) the minimum value for p .Answer: 4 (a) ……………………. (b)………. [3 marks] Answer: …………………….…… (b) ………………………. 65..

A set of positive integers consists of 2. (b) ………………………….. The variance for this set of integers is 14..………… 3 . Find the value of m. [4 marks] Answer: …………………….Answer: 7 (a) …………………………. 5 and m.

(a) Find the value of y. Marks 30 – 39 40 – 49 50 – 59 60 – 69 70 – 79 80 – 89 Number of Students 9 11 22 25 8 5 TABLE 2 Find (a) the modal class. is taken from that set of numbers. 2. find the new mean and standard deviation of the remaining nine numbers. (c) the median marks of the mathematics test without using an ogive. 4 . 6 and y is 6. (b) the mean. find the standard deviation of the set of numbers. (a) (b) Find the mean and the variance of the ten numbers [3 marks] Another number is added to the set of data and the mean increases by 1. Find (i) the number added. (b) Hence. [3 marks] A number.PAPER 2 8 The mean for a set of six numbers 7. [7 marks] 10 The sum of a set of ten numbers is 62 and the sum of the squares of the numbers is 438. 5. 8. 3. [2 marks] [4 marks] 9 Table 2 shows the marks of 80 pupils in a mathematics test. The sum of the numbers is 150 and the sum of the squares of the numbers is 2472. (a) (b) Find the mean and standard deviation of the ten numbers. [3 marks] 11 A set of data consists of ten numbers.

From the ogive drawn.5 50. [4 marks] Diagram 1 is a histogram which represents the distribution of the marks obtained by 40 students in a test. Number of Pupils PupPupils 14 12 10 8 6 4 2 0 DIAGRAM0.5 1 (a) (b) 10.5 30.5 0.5 20. [4 marks] [3 marks] Frequency 12 14 30 27 17 5 . calculate the median mark. Masa (kg) 20 – 24 25 – 29 30 – 34 35 – 39 40 – 44 TABLE 3 (a) (b) Draw an ogive to show the distribution of the mass of the pupils.(ii) 12 the standard deviation of the eleven numbers. 13 Table 3 shows the distribution of the mass of 100 pupils in a primary school. Calculate the standard deviation of the distribution.5 40. (ii) the interquartile range of the distribution. find (i) the median.5 Marks [3 marks] [4 marks] Without using an ogive.

Calculate the value of k. Find the mode score.14 Table 4 shows the frequency distribution of the scores of a group of pupils in a game. Using a scale of 2 cm to 10 scores on the horizontal axis and 2 cm to 2 pupils on the vertical axis. [3 marks] Number of pupils 1 2 8 12 k 1 Use the graph paper provided by the invigilator to answer this question. draw a histogram to represent the frequency distribution of the scores. Score 10 – 19 20 – 29 30 – 39 40 – 49 50 – 59 60 – 69 TABLE 4 (a) (b) It is given that the median score of the distribution is 42. [4 marks] What is the mode score if the score of each pupil is increased by 5? [1 mark] (c) 6 .

333.5 14 15 3 (a) (b) (c) 4 43.404 PAPER 2 8 (a) (b) 9 (a) (b) (c) 10 2.74 (a) (b) 15. (a) (b) (c) 2 3 17. y = 5 (a) (b) 4 5 6 2. 2.0 (b) (i) (ii) 34.625 19 18 11 x = 8. 22.315 6.0 24.875 58.59 7 .0 9.0 48.ANSWERS .494 10 (a) (b) 6.769 60 – 69 57.2.STATISTICS PAPER 1 1.2 (i) (ii) 26 5. 2.619 12 (a) (b) m = 25 – 9k2 13 (a) (b) 6 (a) (b) 7 11 40 25.07 11.

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