# Exam 1. 1. All continuous random variables are normally distributed. False. 2.

The actual weight of hamburger patties is an example of a continuous random variable. True 3. The college of business administration at acorn University offers a major in finance. Based on historical records, 30% of the college of business students major in Finance. A random sample of 20 students is selected. What is the probability that exactly 3 of the selected students are majoring in Finance? .0716 4. Assume that we have selected a random sample of 25 units from a normally distributed large population. If u = 15, and c2=4, what is the probability that we will obtain a sample mean of less than 14? .0062 5. The normal approximation of the binomial distribution is appropriate when. Np> 5 and n(1-p) >5 6. A newly married couple plans to have four children. Suppose that boys and girls are equal likely each time a child is born. What is the probability the couple will have no more than 2 boys? 62.5% 7. A random variable is said to be discrete if: Its outcome are countable 8. The mean life of pair of shoes is 40 months with a standard deviation of 8 months. If the life of the shoes is normally distributed, how many pairs of shoes out of one million will need replacement before 36 months? 308,500 9. If the sampled population has a mean of 48 and standard deviation 16, then the mean and the standard deviation for the sampling distribution x for n=16 48 and 4 10. The MPG (MILES PER GALLON) for a mid-size car is normally distributed with a mean of 32 and a standard deviation of .8. what is the probability that the MPG for a selected mid-size car would be less that 33.2? 93.32% 11. If the random variable X has a mean of u and a standard deviation g, then (X-u)/g) has a mean and standard deviation respectively. 0 and 1 12. For a binomial probability experiment, with n=150 and p=.2, it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial distribution. TRUE 13. A computer system uses 4 bits address size to access all its devices. What is the total number of devices this system can talk to? 16 14. The standard deviation of all possible sample proportions increases as the sample size increases.

FALSE 15. The college of business Administration at Acorn University offers a major in Finance based on historical records, 30% of the college of business students major in finance. A random sample of 20 students is selected. What are the mean and then standard deviation of this distribution? 6 and 2.05 16. The number of defective pencils in a lot of 1000 is an example of a continuous random variable. FALSE 17. The ----------- distribution would most likely be used to describe the distribution of time between arrivals of customers at the grocery store. Exponential 18. The sampling distribution of the sample mean is developed by repeatedly taking samples of size n and computing the sample means and reporting the resulting sample means in the form of a probability distribution. TRUE 19. A students grade on an examination was transformed to a z value which is negative. Therefore, we know that he scored. Below the mean 20. Which of the following statements is not a property of the normal probability distribution? 95.44% of all possible observed values of the random variable x are within plus or minus three standard deviation of the population mean. 21. If the random variable of x is normally distributed, 68.26% of all possible observed values of x will be within two standard deviations of the mean. FALSE 22. The relationship between the standard normal random variable Z and normal random variable X is that: c. The standard normal variable Z counts the number of standard deviations that the value of the normal random variable X is away from its mean. 23. A standard normal distribution has a mean of ---------- and standard deviation of -------. ZERO, ONE. 24. Another name for the normal distribution is (are« Both A and B. 25. Which of the following is a valid probability value for discrete random variable? .2
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Question 1

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A confidence interval increases in width as Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response

0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0%

a. The level of confidence increases b. n decreases c. s increases d. All of the above

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Question 2

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In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a variance of .09. What is the 90% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 2.8355 to 3.1645 b. 2.5065 to 3.4935 c. 2.4420 to 3.5580

d. 2.8140 to 3.1860 e. 2.9442 to 3.0558

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Question 3

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For the following hypothesis test where H0:  10 vs. Ha: > 10, we reject H0 at level of significance ? and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 8. Based on this information we can state that we have: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% a. Made a Type I error b. Made a Type II error c. Made a correct decision d. Increased the power of the test

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Question 4

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The power of a statistical test is the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis when it is true. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True

0% 0. c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. d. False Score: 4/4 Question 5 (4 points) When the level of confidence and sample standard deviation remain the same.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) What sample size would be required to estimate µ to within ± 3 with 95% confidence if the population standard deviation is 24.5? Student response: Percent Value 0. b. b. a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of n = 100 will be ______________ a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of n = 50. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. Wider than Narrower than Equal to Score: 4/4 Question 6 (4 points) When the null hypothesis is true.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. b. c. e. 769 124 257 91 2321 Score: 4/4 Question 8 (4 points) .0% b.0% 100.

19.. 70% of the respondents indicated that there is too much violence on TV. 21.70 ±.0% 0. . b. For a random sample of 40 people.e.07 Score: 4/4 Question 9 (4 points) Alpha ( ) is the probability that the test statistic would assume a value as or more extreme than the observed value of the test. 08 b.0% 100.70 ±.42 to 22.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.24 d. d. 23.72 e. the same standard deviation.70 ± . 19. Construct a 99% confidence interval for the average age of the soldier enlisting in the military. Student response: Percent Value 0. Student response: Percent Value 0.85 to 26. . 19. 15.28 to 22.76 to 23. 17.0% 0.According to a recent major survey. 19.90 . what is the 95% confidence interval of the proportion of people who feel that there is too much violence on TV? Student response: Percent Value 0. 22. and the same mean) will_________ be rejected at the same significance level.0% 0. the same sample size.12 .70 ±. True False Score: 4/4 Question 10 (4 points) The following list represents a sample of the ages of the soldiers enlisting in the military: 19.0% 0.14 . 23.92 to 24. e.0% 100. 21. c. then the corresponding two-sided null hypothesis (i.70 ± . b.03 .15 c. 18.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 22.0% 0.58 Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) If a one-sided null hypothesis for a single mean cannot be rejected at a given significance level.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Assume that the population standard deviation is known to be 2 years.

.645 t > 1. c.05. Always Sometimes Never Score: 0/4 Question 12 (4 points) The null hypothesis always includes an equal (=) sign. b. e. and n = 36? Student response: Percent Value 100. b.5 minutes.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.01 and .645 Z > 1. Student response: Percent Value 100. The manager claims that the use of a new cashier system will decrease the average customer waiting time in the store.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.01 b.0% 100. . s = 2.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.796 t < -1. At a significance level of .782 Score: 4/4 Question 14 (4 points) What value(s) of alpha would we reject H0 for µ greater than the mean 10 if = 11. c.001 . b.796 t < -1.Student response: Percent Value 0. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution. d.001 c.0% 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.05 and .0% 0. what is the rejection point condition? We would reject the null hypothesis if: Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. A random sample of 12 customer transactions has been recorded. True False Score: 0/4 Question 13 (4 points) The average waiting time per customer at a fast food restaurant has been 7. Z < -1. .

Narrower for 99% confidence than 95% confidence. Student response: Percent Value 100. Narrower for 90% confidence than 95% confidence.0. there is no possibility of making a Type I error.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. All of the above Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) The width of a confidence interval will be: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. b. Wider for a sample size of 100 than for a sample size of 50.0% 0. b. True False . c. d.0% 100. e. Wider when the sample standard deviation (s) is small than when s is large.0% a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 17 (4 points) Everything else being constant. b. increasing the sample size decreases the probability of committing a Type II error. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Score: 4/4 Question 16 (4 points) When the null hypothesis is not rejected.0% 0.0% d. None of the above 0.

0% 0.10 to . e. Made a correct decision d.1464 Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) You cannot make a Type II error when the null hypothesis is true. Student response: Percent Value 100.0936 to .1369 .0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. He asked one of his planners to check the timeliness of shipments for 1. c.15 .0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1303 .0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Based on this information we can state that we have: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 100.0% 0. .0% 100. b.0% a.14 .1097 to . Increased the power of the test Score: 4/4 .0% 0. The planner randomly selected 1. Made a Type II error c.Score: 0/4 Question 18 (4 points) The production manager for the XYZ manufacturing company is concerned that the customer orders are being shipped late. What is the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of orders shipped late? Student response: Percent Value 0. Ha : µ > 10. d.000 orders.1031 to .0% 0.000 orders and found that 120 orders were shipped late. b.09 to . Made a Type I error b. we reject H0 at level of significance and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 8. True False Score: 4/4 Question 20 (4 points) For the following hypothesis test where H0: µ  10 vs.

0% 100. The z (normal) distribution b.0% 0. H0: µ = 7.5 d.0% a.0% 0. as the sample size n increases.0% 0.0% a. The manager claims that the use of a new system will decrease average customer waiting time in the store.5 and HA  7.0% 0.5 and HA = 7. The Poisson Distribution e. b. What is the null and alternative hypothesis for this scenario? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. Will increase. at a given level of significance.5 Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) When conducting a hypothesis test about a single mean. The Binomial distribution d.5 e.0% 0. May increase or decrease d. and the sample size is n = 15.5 and HA < 7.5 and HA> 7.0% a. the confidence interval for the population mean µ is based on: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 0.5 minutes. H0:  > 7. H0: µ  7.5 b. the power of the test: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. H0: µ > 7. Will decrease.0% 0.0% 100. population standard deviation is unknown.5 and HA  7. None of the above Score: 4/4 . The t distribution c.Question 21 (4 points) The average customer waiting time at a fast food restaurant has been 7.5 c. H0:µ  7. c. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.0% 0.0% 100. Remains the same Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) When the population is normally distributed.

0% a.667 and . e. t = 2 and 2 is less than the critical value of 2. b. Made a Type II error c. Based on this information we can state that we have: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. No. the specialist determined that the average calories per can is 124 with a standard deviation of 6 calories. c. 100.667 is less than the critical value of 2. Yes.262. Made a Type I error b.Question 24 (4 points) A research and development specialist for a company that produces a certain soft drink wants to determine if a 12-ounce can of a certain brand of soft drink contains 120 calories as the labeling indicates.0% 0. No.262. t = . No. Using a random sample of 9 cans. d.0% 0. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. t = 2. Increased the power of the test Score: 4/4 4. 7. Made a correct decision d.5 is greater than the critical value of 2.833.0% Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) For the following hypothesis test where H0: µ  10 vs.0% 0.0% 100.306. t = 2 and 2 is greater than the critical value of 1. View Results .5 and 2.0% 0. At the .05 level of significance. 6. t = . we reject H0 at level of significance and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 14.306. Ha : µ > 10. Yes.0% a.0% 0.667 and .667 is less than the critical value of 2. is there sufficient evidence that the average calorie content of a 12-ounce can is different from 120 calories? Assume that the number of calories per can is normally distributed.

SSyy c. Final Exam 10.0% 0.0% 0. SSE Score: 4/4 Question 2 (4 points) In a simple linear regression model.0% 0. The explained variation b.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. Standard error .0% 100. Question 1 (4 points) The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: Student response: Percent Value 0.0% a.0% 0. True False Score: 0/4 Question 3 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. SSxx e. b. Coefficient of determination b. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable.0% Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. Slope of the regression line c.9.0% 0.0% 100. Correlation coefficient e. Total variation d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. Y intercept of the regression line d.

Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples. Student response: Percent Value 0.1 0.08 e. b.0% 0. b.0% 0.0 0. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of .05? Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0.782 Score: 0/4 Question 5 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis.721 d. Reject H0 if Z > 1. Reject H0 if t > 1. SSE would equal _____ and r would equal _____. True False Score: 0/4 Question 6 (4 points) If all data points fell on a straight line.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable.0% 0.0 1. 0. Reject H0 if Z > 1.645 c. Reject H0 if t > 2.0% 100.0% 100.96 b. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Reject H0 if t > 1. -1 or 1 Score: 4/4 . c.0% 100. Student response: Percent Value 0.

These two samples are independent. True False Score: 4/4 Question 8 (4 points) In a completely randomized ANOVA.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 100. Score: 0/4 Question 9 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X).0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each.0% 100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 10 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. Student response: Percent Value 0. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0. Decreases Increases Is unaffected. b. b. In other words. True False . The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. b. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. b. c.Question 7 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers.

Larger than b. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. c. e.0% 0. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. b. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. c. d. Smaller than c. Same as . d.0% 0.0% a. n2 = 10. symmetrical curve. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. As the value of x increases.0% 0. b.0% 100. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is __________________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____.0% Score: 4/4 Question 13 (4 points) For the same value X (independent variable). 19 18 9 8 10 Score: 0/4 Question 12 (4 points) Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% a. 0.0% 100.Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10.0% 0. The error terms are independent of each other.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. the value of the error term also increases.

Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than Score: 0/4 Question 14 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Value 0. Student response: Percent Value 100. e. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. b.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 0 and 8 -1. b. b. and 1 -1.0% d.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. True False Score: 4/4 Question 17 (4 points) .0% 0. True False Score: 0/4 Question 16 (4 points) The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line. and 0 0 and 1 Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) In an experiment involving matched pairs.0% 100.0% 0.0. d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. and c.0% 0. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected.

mean y-value b. individual y-value c.0% 0. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. b.0% 100.When comparing two independent population means. b. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. mean yintercept Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is Student response: Percent Value 0. c. True False Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) When using simple linear regression. Student response: Percent Value 0. mean slope d.0% a. Mean y-value. individual y-value. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. n2 = 10.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Slope.0% 100. 19 . SSE b0 MSE b1 Score: 4/4 Question 20 (4 points) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10.0% 0. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22.0% 0. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. y-intercept.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.

0% 0.0% b. d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c. Student response: Percent Value 100.100.0% 0. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____ have the same sign. True False Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances.0% 100. b.0% 100.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. e. True False Score: 4/4 .0% 0.0% 0. always sometimes never Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. 18 9 8 20 Score: 4/4 Question 21 (4 points) In a simple linear regression analysis. b. Student response: Percent Value 0. the correct test statistic to use is t. Student response: Percent Value 0. b. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means.

0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. What is the total number of devices this system can talk to? . b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. View Results Exam 1 15. True False Score: 4/4 12. Student response: Percent Value 100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 2 exam1_q024 (4 points) A computer system uses 4 bits address size to access all its devices. Question 1 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q009 The z value tells us the number standard deviations that a value x is from the mean.0% 0.0% 0. b. Student response: Percent Value 100. 13. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. True False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. b.Question 24 (4 points) If r = -1.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.

d. .0062 . All of the above Score: 4/4 .Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.4938 .3413 Score: 4/4 Question 4 exam1_q003 (4 points) A random variable is said to be discrete if: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. b. It can be represented graphically e.8413 . d. what is the probability that we will obtain a sample mean of less than 14? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c. b. It can assume any real number within a given interval c. 4 16 8 32 Score: 4/4 Question 3 exam1_q023 (4 points) Assume that we have selected a random sample of 25 units from a normally distributed large population. If Q = 15.1587 . The rules of probability apply d. and W2 = 4. Its outcomes are countable b. e. c.

Only the normal random variable X is continuous. The standard normal variable Z counts the number of standard deviations that the value of the normal random variable X is away from its mean.Question 5 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q008 A continuous random variable may assume only integer values in a given interval. d.. d. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Only the standard normal variable Z is continuous. True False Score: 4/4 Question 6 exam1_q006 (4 points) Another name(s) for the normal distribution is (are. b. Bell shaped Gaussian Binomial all of the above both A and B Score: 4/4 Question 7 exam1_q017 (4 points) The relationship between the standard normal random variable Z and normal random variable X is that: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. e. c. b. The values of the standard normal . c. b.

10% 20% 50% 30% 40% Score: 0/4 Question 10 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q016 The mean of the sampling distribution of Student response: Correct is always equal to the mean of the sampled population. Based on her z score. Answer Choices Student . b. b. d. Score: 4/4 Question 8 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q006 The standard deviation of a standard normal distribution is always equal to 1. True False Score: 0/4 Question 9 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q005 The Eastern State University law school ranks graduating students based on their cumulative GPA and assigns a normal z score to each student. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. we can conclude that she is in the upper _____ of her graduating class: Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.random variable Z cannot be negative. Regina Monson just completed all of the requirements for her law degree and her z score is 1. e. The values of the normal random variable X cannot be negative.34. e.

b. b. and 2 = 4. If = 15. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 15 4 2 ? Student response: Correct Response . True False Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q005 The mean of a standard normal distribution is always equal to 1. True False Score: 4/4 Question 12 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q003 A continuous probability distribution having a rectangular shape where the probability is evenly distributed over an interval of numbers is called a uniform probability distribution. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.Response Response a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 13 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q009 Assume that we have selected a random sample of 25 units from a normally distributed large population. b. b. what is the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of Student Response Answer Choices a.

4 Score: 0/4 Question 14 exam1_q022 (4 points) If the sampled population has a mean 48 and standard deviation 16. b. the sample mean must equal the population mean. 4 and 1 12 and 4 48 and 4 48 and 1 48 and 16 Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q007 The normal probability distribution is a discrete probability distribution. then it follows that: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. b.d. d. then the mean and the standard deviation for the sampling distribution of Student response: Correct Response Student Response for n = 16 are: Answer Choices a. e. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. . e. c. True False Score: 0/4 Question 16 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q008 If a population distribution is known to be normal. 1 .

95.2 1. e. b. d. the sample mean must equal the population mean for large samples. d. c.01 -. and mode are equal. median. The area under the normal curve to the right of the mean is equal to the area under the normal curve to the left of the mean. the sample standard deviation must equal the population standard deviation. d. . c. The mean. All of the above.7 All of the above Score: 4/4 Question 18 exam1_q019 (4 points) Which of the following statements is not a property of the normal probability distribution? Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. Score: 0/4 Question 17 exam1_q002 (4 points) Which of the following is a valid probability value for a discrete random variable? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. The normal distribution is symmetric. c. b.44% of all possible observed values of the random variable x are within plus or minus three standard deviations of the population mean. None of the above.b. .

B. or C above dependent on the value of the mean e. or C above dependent on the value of the standard deviation Score: 4/4 Question 20 exam1_q010 (4 points) If the random variable of x is normally distributed. Greater than c. c.44 99.73 . A. Less than b. b. Equal to d. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 68. 68.26% of all possible observed values of x will be within two standard deviations of the mean.Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q001 The area under the normal curve between z = 0 and z = 1 is ________________ the area under the normal curve between z =1 and z = 2. ____% of all possible observed values of x will be within three standard deviations of the mean. b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.26 95. B. True Fasle Score: 4/4 Question 21 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q004 If the random variable of x is normally distributed. Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. A.

100 None of the above Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q018 The Central Limit Theorem states that as the sample size increases. d.d. b. np u 5 n(1 . True . b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c. the population distribution more closely approximates a normal distribution Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.p) u 5 np e 5 n(1 . True False Score: 0/4 Question 23 exam1_q015 (4 points) The normal approximation of the binomial distribution is appropriate when: Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. e.p) e 5 and np e 5 np u 5 and n(1 .p) u 5 Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q017 The sampling distribution of the sample mean is developed by repeatedly taking samples of size n and computing the sample means and reporting the resulting sample means in the form of a probability distribution. e.

True False Score: 4/4 Question 26 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q012 If a population is known to be normally distributed.b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True Fasle Score: 4/4 . then it follows that the sample standard deviation must equal ? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False Score: 0/4 Question 27 exam1_q020 (4 points) The standard deviation of all possible sample proportions increases as the sample size increases. False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q015 The standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sample mean is . b. b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.

A random sample of 20 students is selected.05 20 and 2. then it can be stated that the random variable is continuous. b. it is appropriate to use the normal approximation to the binomial distribution. d. . with n = 150 and p = . 30% of the College of Business students major in Finance.44 3 and 4.3 and 2. What are the mean and the standard deviation of this distribution? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. if the house is colonial. the random variable X = 1.Question 28 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q002 In a statistical study.2 6 and 4.2. c. Based on historical records. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 29 exam1_q005 (4 points) The College of Business Administration at Acorn University offers a major in Finance. and X = 0 if the house is not colonial. True Fasle Score: 4/4 . b.2 6 and 2. e. b.05 Score: 4/4 Question 30 exam1_q011 (4 points) For a binomial probability experiment.

Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Has a below average price-toearnings ratio.Question 31 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q002 The price-to-earning ratio for firms in a given industry is distributed according to normal distribution. Increases. Decreases. d. Has an average price-to-earnings ratio. decreases b. None of the above . Score: 0/4 Question 32 exam1_q009 (4 points) All continuous random variables are normally distributed. Increases. b. In this industry. Decreases. remains the same d. remains the same c. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True Fasle Score: 4/4 Question 33 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q006 As the sample size ______________ the variation of the sampling distribution of _____________. May have an above average or below average price-to-earnings ratio. Has an above average price-toearning ratio. decreases e. a firm with a standard normal variable value of Z = 1: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. b. c.

107 . b. c. e. A random sample of 20 students is selected.09 . Therefore.64% 13. we know that he scored: .36% Score: 0/4 Question 35 exam1_q004 (4 points) The College of Business Administration at Acorn University offers a major in Finance. 30% of the College of Business students major in Finance.2? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.68% 93. What is the probability that exactly 3 of the selected students are majoring in Finance? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 43. c. e. Based on historical records. What is the probability that the MPG for a selected mid-size car would be Less than 33.Score: 4/4 Question 34 exam1_q018 (4 points) The MPG (Miles per Gallon) for a mid-size car is normally distributed with a mean of 32 and a standard deviation of .0716 .32% 6.32% 86.0354 Score: 4/4 Question 36 exam1_q016 (4 points) A student's grade on an examination was transformed to a z value which is negative. . d. d.027 . b.8.

True False is also Score: 0/4 Question 38 exam1_q013 (4 points) A standard normal distribution has a mean of _____ and standard deviation of _____. Above the first quartile d. one one. zero zero. Lower than 16% of the class Score: 4/4 Question 37 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q013 If the sampled population is exactly normal distribution. b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. zero Score: 4/4 Question 39 exam1_q012 (4 points) The mean life of pair of shoes is 40 months with a standard deviation of 8 months. c. one one. zero.Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. If the life of the . Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. Higher than 16% of the class b. Higher than 45% of the class c. then the sampling distribution of expected to be normal regardless of the sample size. Below the mean e.

d. b.500 191. b.500 Score: 4/4 Question 40 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q014 As the sample size increases. Student response: Correct Response must be a normal distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation Student Response Answer Choices a. b. the standard deviation of the sampling distribution increases.shoes is normally distributed. c. how many pairs of shoes out of one million will need replacement before 36 months? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. The standard deviation of the population of all sample means x is ______________less than the standard deviation of the population of individual measurements . Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 41 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q011 The sampling distribution of 1.000 808.500 308. True False Score: 0/4 Question 42 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q007 Consider a sampling distribution formed based on n = 3. . 500.

c. b.Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. b.Q)/W has a mean and standard deviation respectively: . e. b. Always Sometimes Never Score: 4/4 Question 43 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q010 Two normally distributed variables can have equal means and unequal standard deviations. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 0/4 Question 44 exam1_q014 (4 points) The _____________distribution would most likely be used to describe the distribution of time between arrivals of customers at the grocery store. c. then (X . Normal Exponential Poisson Binomial Uniform Score: 4/4 Question 45 exam1_q025 (4 points) If the random variable X has a mean of Q and a standard deviation W.

c.Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices . True False Score: 4/4 Question 48 exam1_q007 (4 points) The actual weight of hamburger patties is an example of a continuous random variable. d.5% 50% Score: 4/4 Question 47 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q004 The exponential probability distribution is based on a continuous random variable. 25% 37. d. c. b. Q and W and s 1 and 0 0 and 1 Score: 0/4 Question 46 exam1_q001 (4 points) A newly married couple plans to have four children. b. Suppose that boys and girls are equally likely each time a child is born. b. What is the probability the couple will have no more than 2 boys? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.5% 62. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.

we know that he scored: Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True Fasle Score: 4/4 Question 49 (4 points) Exam1Addtional_q003 A student's grade on an examination was transformed to a z value which is negative. b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 51 exam1_q008 (4 points) The number of defective pencils in a lot of 1000 is an example of a continuous random variable. Higher than 16% of the class b.Response Response a. Below the mean e. Therefore. Above the first quartile d. True . Lower than 16% of the class Score: 4/4 Question 50 (4 points) Exam1AdditionalTF_q001 The mean and median are the same for a normal distribution. Higher than 45% of the class c. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b.

0% 100.b. b.0% 0. c. b.5% 18. Score: 4/4 Question 3 (4 points) The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0.0% 0. Question 1 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 152 / 204 = 74. Fasle Score: 4/4 Total score: 16.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.0% 0. Decreases Increases Is unaffected.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Value 0. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. True False Score: 4/4 Question 2 (4 points) In a completely randomized ANOVA. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: Student response: Percent Value 100. b. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. SSE b0 MSE b1 .0% 100. d.

Student response: Percent Value 0.Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) When using simple linear regression.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. individual y-value c. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. y-intercept. mean slope d. always sometimes never Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B.0% 0.0% 100.0% a. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly .0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 6 (4 points) In a simple linear regression analysis. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. Mean y-value. b.0% 0. Slope. mean y-value b. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____ have the same sign.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 100. individual y-value. b. c. mean yintercept Score: 4/4 Question 5 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation.

production rate of the 15 workers. In other words, each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. These two samples are independent. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False

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Question 8

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If r = -1, then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False

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Question 9

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In a simple linear regression model, the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable, but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False

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Question 10

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For the same value X (independent variable), the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is __________________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% a. Larger than b. Smaller than c. Same as d. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than

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Question 11

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Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples, which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of .05?

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Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% a. Reject H0 if Z > 1.96 b. Reject H0 if Z > 1.645 c. Reject H0 if t > 1.721 d. Reject H0 if t > 2.08 e. Reject H0 if t > 1.782

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Question 12

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The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% a. The explained variation b. SSyy c. Total variation d. SSxx e. SSE

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Question 13

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If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10, n2 = 10, the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. c. d. e. 19 18 9 8 20

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Question 14

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When comparing two independent population means, if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10, degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False

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Question 15

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The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False

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Question 16

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If all data points fell on a straight line, SSE would equal _____ and r would equal _____. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. c. d. 0,0 1,0 0,1 0, -1 or 1

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Question 17

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If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10, n2 = 10, the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. Student response: Percent Value Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices

True False Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. b. e.0% 0. . c. 0.0% 0.0% a.0% Score: 0/4 Question 20 (4 points) The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. The error terms are independent of each other. 19 18 9 8 10 Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) In an experiment involving matched pairs. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10.0% a. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. c. symmetrical curve.0% 100. b. Student response: Percent Value 0. Histogram of the residuals form a bellshaped. d.0.0% 0.0% 0. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. the value of the error term also increases.0% 100. d. As the value of x increases. b.

0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Slope of the regression line c. b. True False Score: 0/4 Question 21 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances.Student response: Percent Value 100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Coefficient of determination b. and c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% 100. b. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. Standard error Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. b. 0 and 8 0 and 1 . Correlation coefficient e. Y intercept of the regression line d. the correct test statistic to use is t.0% a.

and b. b. The mean. The normal distribution is symmetric. and 1 -1. b. 22. Which of the following statements is not a property of the normal probability distribution? a. Based on historical records. median and mode are equal. True False 19. If the random variable X has a mean on and a standard deviation of . 1 and 0 d. and s c. The College of Business Administration at Acorn University offers a major in Finance. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% d. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. 20. b.0% 0. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. e.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. -1. The area under the normal curve to the right of the mean is equal to the area under the normal curve to the left of the mean. c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.44% of all possible observed values of the random variable x are within plus or minus three standard deviations of the population mean.0% 0.0% 100.100. and 0 Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). Student response: Percent Value 0. 0 and 1 21. 95. then [(X ± )/ ] has a mean and standard deviation respectively: a. 30% of the College of Business students . True False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis.

b. 16 c. . what is the probability that we will obtain a sample mean of less than 14? a. A random sample of 20 students is selected. Equal to d.107 e. A. or C above dependent on the value of the mean. . Binomial d. What is the probability that exactly 3 of the selected students are majoring in Finance? a. . Bell shaped b. It can be represented graphically.0716 b. What is the total number of devices this system can talk to? a. .0354 23. Less than b. d. a.027 c. 4 b. . A random variable is said to be discrete if: a. Its outcomes are countable. Greater than c.0062 c. a. . False 28. A computer system uses 4 bits address size to access all its devices.1587 e.major in Finance.8413 d. B. If = 15. Another name(s) for the normal distribution is (are)« a. Gaussian c. True b. and 2 = 4. The sampling distribution of the sample mean is developed by repeatedly taking samples of size n and computing the sample means and reporting the resulting sample means in the form of a probability distribution. . The area under the normal curve between z = 0 and z = 1 is ________ the area under the normal curve between z = 1 and z = 2. It can assume any real number within a given interval. All of the above e. 32 . . B. 8 d. . Both A and B 24. e.09 d. e. or C above dependent on the value of the standard deviation 25. A. . Assume that we have selected a random sample of 25 units from a normally distributed large population.4938 b. c.3413 26. The rules of probability apply. All of the above. 27.

False 36. All continuous random variables are normally distributed. True b. True b. True b. the random variable x = 1. 62. then it can be stated that the random variable is continuous.2? a.32% d. True b. 93. In a statistical study.68% c. The z value tells us the number standard deviations that a value x is from the mean. a. one c. A newly married couple plans to have four children. False 34. one. 50% 32. False 38. a. True b. What is the probability that the MPG for a selected mid-size car would be less than 33.5% c. 25% b. a. a. one d. one.5% d. a. The sampling distribution of must be a normal distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation 1. A standard normal distribution has a mean of ______ and standard deviation of _____. Suppose that boys and girls are equally likely each time a child is born. if the house is colonial. The standard deviation of all possible sample proportions increases as the sample size increases. 86. then the mean and the standard deviation for the sampling distribution of for n = 16 are: . The mean of a standard normal distribution is always equal to 1. a. zero. zero. False 31.29. 37.8. 43. False 37.32% b. and x = 0 if the house is not colonial. The MPG (Miles per Gallon) for a mid-size car is normally distributed with a mean of 32 and a standard deviation of . 13. False 33.64% e. zero b. zero 35. If the sampled population has a mean 48 and standard deviation 16. 6.36% 30. True b. What is the probability the couple will have no more than 2 boys? a. a.

48 and 4 d. Yes. a. False 40. a. np  5 b.262 d. The power of a statistical test is the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis when it is true. True b. True b. A continuous probability distribution having a rectangular shape where the probability is evenly distributed over an interval of numbers is called a uniform probability distribution. As the sample size increases. True b. True b. a. 48 and 16 39. a.5 is greater than the critical value of 2. The exponential probability distribution is based on a continuous random variable.306. b. np  5 and n(1 ± p)  5 41. False 45. np  5 d. No. a. At the . a. the standard deviation of the sampling distribution increases. n(1 ± p)  5 c. False 42.667 is less than the critical value of 2. is there sufficient evidence that the average calorie content of a 12-ounce can is different from 120 calories? Assume that the number of calories per can is normally distributed. 4 and 1 b. Yes. The normal approximation of the binomial distribution is appropriate when: a.a. False 44. True b. No. A research and development specialist for a company that produces a certain soft drink wants to determine if a 12-ounce can of a certain brand of soft drink contains 120 calories and the labeling indicates. False 46. the specialist determined that the average calories per can is 124 with a standard deviation of 6 calories. 12 and 4 c. 48 and 1 e.05 level of significance. The standard deviation of the sampling distribution of the sample mean is . t = . False 43. True b. a. t = 2 and 2 is greater than the critical value of 1. n(1 ± p)  5 and np  5 e. The mean of the sampling distribution of is always equal to the mean of the sampled population. t = 2 and 2 is less than the critical value of 2.833 .667 and . Using a random sample of 9 cans.5 and 2. t = 2.306 c.

b.001 c. Increased the power of the test. H0:  7. a.01 and . as the sample size n increases.5 50. H : > 10. Remains the same. t = . a. . and n = 36? a. No.5 b. a. True b. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. b. For the following hypothesis test where H0:  10 vs. .5 minutes. When the null hypothesis is not rejected. . Sometimes c. if we do not reject H0.5 and H =7. d. Always b. When the null hypothesis is true. Made a Type II error.01.01 b. at a given level of significance.5 and H > 7. there is not possibility of making a type I error. What value(s) of alpha would we reject Ho for greater than the mean 10 if = 11.5 and H < 7. and H0 is true. False 48. True b. Will increase. s = 2. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.667 and . No error has been committed.05 and . the power of the test: a. it will _____ be rejected at a significance level of 0. Never . c. d. May increase or decrease. H0: >7. a. 54. Based on this information we can state that we have: a.5 and H  7.5 e. 52. H0: =7. The manager claims that the use of a new system will decrease average customer waiting time in the store.5 d.05. All of the above 49. H0:  7.e. What is the null and alternative hypothesis for this scenario? a.001 d.5 and H  7. b. Made a Type I error. d. False 53. Will decrease. Type II error has been committed. When conducting a hypothesis test about a single mean. For a given hypothesis test. If a null hypothesis is rejected at a significance level of 0. c. we reject H0 at level of significance and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 14.262 47. Made a correct decision.5 c. Type III error has been committed 51. H0: > 7. The average customer waiting time at a fast food restaurant has been 7. c.667 is less than the critical value of 2. Type I error has been committed.

True b. 2.000 per day.92 to 24. 19.231 d. Past data indicates that the standard deviation is . A financial analyst believes that a fast food chain should be purchased if average daily profits are more than \$1. 19.24 d. 19. A random sample of 100 days resulted in an average profit of \$1050. a. 2. 21. 15.196 b. What is the 95% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? a.72 e.58 61. Always b. False 56. the next highest integer value will _______ be chosen. The standard deviation of daily profits is known to \$200 and the significance level is . 18. if the value found is not an integer initially. 423 d. Construct a 99% confidence interval for the average age of the soldier enlisting in the military.08 b.770 to 3. we are interested in measuring the average length of a certain type of bolt. False 60. False 57.25 inches. 21.06 ounces.3 inches. How many bolts should be sampled in order to make us 95% confident that the sample mean bolt length is within .15 c. True b.05. 23. In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a standard deviation of 3 inches with a standard deviation of . Alpha ( ) is the probability that the test statistic would assume a value as or more extreme than the observed value of the test.804 to 3. A statistical quality control process for cereal production measures the weight of a cereal box. The population standard deviation is known to be . True b.76 to 23. In a manufacturing process.412 to 3.42 to 22.05 level of significance. 2. a.85 to 26. When determining the sample size. You cannot make a Type II error when the null hypothesis is true. 601 e. a. 25 b. there is not sufficient evidence that the average daily profit is more than \$1. 1225 62. Assume that the population standard deviation is known to be 2 years. In order to .02 inches of the true mean bolt length? a. 49 c.55. a. 19. Never 58. The following list represents a sample of the ages of the soldiers enlisting in the military: 19. 22. 2.692 c. 22. 17.308 to 3. At the . Sometimes c. a. 23.000 per day.28 to 22.588 59.

Based on this information we can state that we have: a. Made a Type I error. . The customer waiting time has a normal distribution. When the null hypothesis is true.achieve a 97% confidence with a margin of error of . Never 68. how large a sample should be used? a. t = -0.14 e. H : > 10. True b.70 . and the same mean) will _________ be rejected at the same significance level. Based on a random sample of 16 customer transactions the mean waiting time is 6. The manager claims that the use of a new cashier system will decrease the average customer waiting time in the store. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. d. 707 c. The average waiting time per customer at a fast food restaurant has been 7. decreases.70 . 43 b.03 c.70 . t = 2. False 67.70 . For the following hypothesis test where H0:  10 vs.70 ..4 d. b. If a one-sided null hypothesis for a single mean cannot be rejected at a given significance level. .07 65. For a random sample of 40 people. t = 9. Z.3 minutes and the standard deviation is 2 minutes per customer. . a. what is the 95% confidence interval of the proportion of people who feel that there is too much violence on TV? a.5 minutes. increases. c.12 b. 20 63.4 c. t = -1. then the corresponding two-sided null hypothesis (i. Z.2 b. .02 ounces.6 e. The t distribution approaches the ______ as the sample size ________. decreases.90 d. we reject H0 at level of significance ? and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 8. According to a recent major survey. Binomial. the same sample size. Always b. t = -2. 25 e. 32 d. . Binomial.6 66. a. a.e. . increases. What is the value of the test statistic? a. Sometimes c. 70% of the respondents indicated that there is too much violence on TV. the same standard deviation. 64.

False 75. a. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. 69. MSE d. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. Made a Type II error. The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. we would like to use confidence intervals for the ________ and prediction intervals for the ________ at a given value of x. Y-intercept. These two samples are independent. True b. a. SSE b. a. increasing the level of significance from . Decreases b. Is unaffected 72. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. In a completely randomized ANOVA. Increases c. Slope. b1 73. There are two types of machines called type A and type B. Individual y-value. other relevant factors held constant. mean y-intercept 74. False . a.10 will reduce the probability of a Type I error.b. c. mean slope d. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. In a simple linear regression analysis. a. d. individual y-value c. b0 c. Increased the power of the test. When conducting a hypothesis test about a single mean. Made a correct decision. Never 76. True b.05 to . Sometimes c. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) ________ have the same sign. False 71. In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. Mean y-value. True b. Always b. False 70. In other words. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: a. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. True b. When using simple linear regression. mean y-value b. The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is a. a.

Reject H0 if Z > 1. Reject H0 if t > 1. a. True b. The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable.645 c. Total variation d. 19 b. a. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. 20 83. False 78. If r = . SSxx e. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22.721 d. For the same value X (independent variable). if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. When comparing two independent population means. SSyy c.77. The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: a.1.782 81. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is ________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than 80. . the degrees of freedom for the test statistic is ________. False 84. 18 c. Larger than b. Reject H0 if t > 1. a. 8 e. Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. Smaller than c. True b. SSE 82. Same as d. a.96 b.05? a. 9 d. If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10. n2 = 10. The explained variation b. False 79. Reject H0 if Z > 1. True b. Reject H0 if t > 2. a.08 e. In a simple linear regression model. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of .

a. 8 e. -1 or 1 86. 1. 0. Y intercept of the regression line d. If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. As the value of x increases. 0. Correlation coefficient e. True b.0 b. SSE would equal ________ and r would equal ________. 10 87. symmetrical curve. The correlation coefficient may assume any value between a. c. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. 18 c. Coefficient of determination b. The error terms are independent of each other. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ________. True b. 19 b. When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances. False 85. b.0 c. a. False 90. a. If all the data points fell on a straight line. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? a. 0. the correct test statistic to use is t. 0 and 1 b. False 88. Slope of the regression line c.and c. In an experiment involving matched pairs. 0 and 8 . n2 = 10. . Standard error 92. 89. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the a.1 d. True b.a. 9 d. a. the value of the error term also increases. False 91. True b. d. The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the standard deviations between each value of Y and the line. a. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time.

*FALSE* When the level of confidence and sample standard deviation remain the same. a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of N=100 will be narrower than a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of n=50.. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. is true *FALSE* In a manufacturing process. True b.25 inches. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution. *TRUE* Which statement is incorrect? The null hyp. is rejected. False 94. a Type II error has occurred. *FALSE* You cannot make a Type II Error when the null hypothesis is true. -1. contains the equality sign. and 0 93. and 1 e. a.d. we reject Ho at level of significance ? and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 8. The standard deviation of daily profits is known to be \$200 and the significance level is .05. Based on a random sample of 16 customer transactions the mean waiting time is 6. a. False A financial analyst believes that a fast food chain should be purchased if average daily profits are more than \$1. Ha: > 10.000 per day. -1.5 minutes. Past data indicates that the standard deviation is . When using simple regression analysis.3 minutes and the standard deviation is 2 minutes per customer. is not rejected. At the . (true) When a false null hyp. then it is proven that the null hyp. True b. The manager claims that the use of a new cashier system will decrease the average customer waiting time in the store. Based on this information we can state that we have: *MADE A TYPE I ERROR* The power of a statistical test is the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis when it is true. (true) If we fail to reject the null hyp. What is the value of the test statistic? .05 level of signifance. there is not sufficient evidence that the average daily profit is more than \$1000 per day. it is conducted that the alternative hypothesis is true. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. *TRUE* The average waiting time per customer at a fast food restaurant has been 7.02 inches of the true mean bolt length? *601* For the following hypothesis test where Ho: <_ 10 vs. (true) If a null hyp. How many bolts should be sampled in order to make us 95% confident that the sample mean bolt length is within . The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). A random sample of 100 days resulted in an average profit of \$1050. we are interested in measuring the average length of a certain type of bolt.

8140 to 3.8160* or *2. and the same mean) will __________ be rejected at the same significance level. *ALWAYS* The t distribution approaches the __________ as the sample size __________.. if the value found is not an integer initially. INCREASES* The width of a confidence interval will be: *NARROWER FOR 90% CONFIDENCE THAN 95% CONFIDENCE* What sample size would be required to estimate mu to within +/. for a single mean cannot be rejected at a given significance level. *TRUE* According to a recent major survey. the corresponding 1-sided null hyp. In order to achieve a 97% confidence with a margin of error of. the same standard deviation. then the corresponding 2-sided null hyp.02 ounces..3 with 95% confidence if the population standard deviation is 24. and the same mean) will _________ be rejected at the same significance level.06 ounces. what is the 95% confidence interval of the proportion of people who feel that there is too much violence on TV? *. *ALWAYS* If a 2-sided null hyp.70 +/. how large a sample should be used? *43* In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a variance of . The population standard deviation is known to be . is rejected for a single mean at a given significance level. *NEVER* A Confidence interval increases in width as: The level of confidence increases n decreases s increases *ALL OF THE ABOVE* When the level of confidence and sample standard deviation remain the same. the same sample size.14* A statistical quality control process for cereal production measures the weight of a cereal box.*t = -2.5? *257* A test statistic is computed from sample data in hyp. *NARROWER THAN* When determining the sample size. the same sample size. (i.1860* . What is the 90% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? *2. (ie. testing and is used in making a decision about whether or not to reject the null hyp. the same standard deviation.09.e. a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of n = 100 will be ___________ a confidence interval for a population mean based on a sample of n = 50. *Z. then next highest integer value will __________ be chosen.8140 to 3.4* If a 1-sided null hyp. For a random sample of 40 people. 70% of the respondents indicated that there is too much violence on TV.

*FALSE* When the population is normally distributed. *NO ERROR HAS BEEN COMMITED. if a random sample size 16 has a sample mean of 46. testing and is used in making a decision about whether or not to reject the null hyp. *TRUE* A test statistic is computed from sample data in hyp. The manager claims that the use of a new system will decrease average customer waiting time in the store. the specialist determined that the average calories per can is 124 with a standard deviation of 6 calories.01* A plant quality control manager wishes to estimate the strength of a cable wire. *TRUE* When the null hypothesis is not rejected. the sample mean is 238. we are more likely to reject the null hyp. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.5 and Ha < 7. *TRUE* A research and development specialist for a company that produces a certain soft drink wants to determine if a 12-ounce can of a certain brand of soft drink contains 120 calories as the labeling indicates. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. is there sufficient evidence that the average calorie content of a 12-ounce can is different from 120 calories? Assume that the number of calories per can is normally distributed. there is no possibility of making a Type I error.78* For a given hypothesis test.85 TO 49. s = 2. and n = 36? *. and the sample size is n = 15.8 pounds and standard deviation of 4 pounds. Using a random sample of 9 cans. the confidence interval for the population mean is mu based on: *THE t DISTIRBUTION* Determine the 99% confidence interval for the true population mean. What is the null and alternative hyp. What is the 98% confidence interval? *227. if we do not reject Ho.306* The power of a statistical test is the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis when it is true *FALSE* When the null hypothesis is true.84* If a null hyp. t = 2 AND 2 IS LESS THAN THE CRITICAL VALUE OF 2. population standard deviation (o~) is unknown.01.* . and Ho is true. Based on the sample results.The average customer waiting time at a fast food restaurant has been 7.05 level of significance.96 to 248. *ALWAYS* As the level of significance a increases.5* What value(s) of alpha would we reject Ho for mu greater than the mean of 10 if =11. for this scenario? *Ho: mu >_ 7. is rejected at a significance level of 0.4 pounds and the sample standard deviation is 35 pounds.05. *TRUE* The null hypothesis always includes an equal (=) sign. The strength of the cable wire is measured in pounds per square inch. A random sample of 61 wires is tested. it will __________ be rejected at a significance level of 0. *NO. *43. At the .05 and .5 minutes.

000 orders and found that 120 orders were shipped late. *TRUE* When conducting a hyp. A random sample of 12 customer transactions has been recorded. Construct a 99% confidence interval for the average ago of the soldier enlisting in the military.770 TO 3. 22.000 orders. *TRUE* When carrying out a large sample test of Ho: mu = 10 vs.10 to . *FALSE* Confidence intervals can be used to test which of the following hyp.For the following hypothesis test where Ho: U<_10 vs. Assume that the population standard deviation is known to be 2 years. 23. at a given level of significance. The planner randomly selected 1. is a statement that will be accepted only if there is convincing sample evidence that it is true. we reject Ho at level of significance when the calculated test statistic is: *Greater than Za* The production manager for the XYZ manufacturing company is concerned that the customer orders are being shipped late. What is the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of orders shipped late? *. Ha: mu > 10 by using a rejection point. we are more likely to reject the null hypothesis. 19.231* Type II error is defined as the probability of _____ Ho.3 inches. scenarios? *BOTH-SIDED* The average waiting time per customer at a fast food restaurant has been 7.72* Alpha is the probability that the test statistic would assume a value as or more extreme than the observed value of the test. the power of the test: *WILL INCREASE* . increasing the sample size decreases the probability of committing a Type II Error.796* As the level of significance increases.05. 22. What is the 95% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? *2. 19. Based on this information we can state that we have: *MADE A CORRECT DECISION* In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a standard deviation of . Ha: U > 10.14* The following list represents a sample of the ages of the soldiers enlisting in the military: 19. 21. what is the rejection point condition? We would reject the null hyp if: *t < -1. *FALSE* Everything else being constant. *19. we reject Ho at level of significance o and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 14. At a significance level o f. BE REJECTED* The null hyp.5 minutes. test about a single mean. The manager claims that the use of a new cashier system will decrease the average customer waiting time in the store. He asked one of his planners to check the timeliness of shipments for 1. when it should __________. 21.28 to 22. as the sample size n increases. 23. *FAILING TO REJECT. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.

how large a sample should be used? . In order to achieve a 97% confidence with a margin of error of .06 ounces. *FALSE* In class we discussed the use of Confidence Intervals to test which of the following hyp. and H0 is true. What is the 95% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? -2.770 to 3.3 inches. population standard deviation o is unknown.02 ounces.231 Confidence intervals can be used to test which of the following Hypotheses scenarios? -Both Sided As the level of significance x increases. -No Error has been Committed In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a standard deviation of . if we do not reject H0. we are more likely to reject the null hypothesis. The population standard deviation is known to be . and the sample size is n=15. when the sample standard deviation s is small tan when it¶s large.When constructing a confidence interval for a sample proportion. a confidence interval for a population mean mu will be wider. the t distribution is appropriate if the sample size is small. scenarios? *BOTH-SIDED* For a given hypothesis test.43 When the population is normally distributed. -True A statistical quality control process for cereal production measures the weight of a cereal box. *FLASE* When the level of confidence and the sample size remain the same. the confidence interval for the population mean u is based on: -The t distribution .

05. He asked one of his planners to check the timeliness of shipments for 1000 orders. What is the 95% confidence interval for the proportion of orders shipped late? . -True In a manufacturing process.05 and .01. The planner Randomly selected 1000 orders and found that 120 orders were shipped late.14 The null hypothesis is a statement that will be accepted only if there is convincing sample evidence that is true. there is no possibility of making a Type I error.01 When the null hypothesis is true. -Always What value(s) of alpha would we reject HO for U greater than the mean 10 if = 11. it will ______ be rejected at a significance level of 0.25 inches. and N = 36? . we are interested in measuring the Average length of a certain type of bolt. How many bolts should be sampled in order to .10 to . S = 2. -False A confidence interval increases in width as: -All of the above If a null hypothesis is rejected at a significance level of 0. -False A test statistic is computed from sample data in hypothesis testing and is used in making a decision about whether or not to reject the null hypothesis.The production manager for XYZ manufacturing company is concerned that the customer orders are being shipped late. Past data indicates that the Standard deviation is .

-True (copied from the handwritten notes«may be a little off) -At a given level of significance.) increasing the level of significance from . FALSE . we reject that HO at level of significance x when calculated test statistic is: Greater then Za You cannot make a Type II error when the null hypothesis is true. -True The width of a confidence interval will be: -Narrower for 90% confidence than 95% >confidence What sample size would be required to estimate u to within +.5? 247 In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a variance of .make us 95% confident that the sample mean bolt length is within .05 to .8160 The null hypothesis always includes an equal (=) sign.09. What is the 90% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? 2.02 inches of the true mean bolt length? 601 When carrying out a large sample test of HO: u=10 vs.8140 to 3. as the sample size n increases the power of the test WILL INCREASE -When concluding (or conducting) a hypothesis test about a single mean. Ha: u > 10 by using rejection point.3 with 95% confidence if the population standard deviation is 24. other relevant factor(s) held constant(.10 will reduce the probability of a type I error.

the value of tE/2 approaches the value of ZE/2. when the sample standard deviation s is small than when s is large. a confidence interval for a population mean Q will be _________________.-When the sample size and sample standard deviation remain the same. Q will be ________________ the 95% confidence interval for« WIDER THAN -When the level of confidence and the sample size remain the same. a 90% confidence interval for a population proportion p will be __________ the 99% confident interval for p. a 99% confidence interval for a population mean. as the sample size increases. NARROWER -When the sample size and the sample proportion remain the same. TRUE There is little difference between the values of tE/2 and ZE/2 when the sample SIZE IS LARGE .25 as reasonably as possible THE Z DISTRIBUTION Assuming the same value of (. NARROWER THAN WIDER THAN WIDER TRUE Makes as large as reasonable possible and makes as close to .

if the value found is not an integer initially. Which of the following are the appropriate hypotheses for this problem? H0: Q 22 vs. then the sampling distribution of expected to be normal regardless of the sample size.4 vs. The team has multiple options to replace him.When determining the sample size n. ALWAYS A professional basketball player is averaging 21 points per game. He will be retiring at the end of this season. HE: p < . the owner feels that signing a replacement is only justified. HE: Q > 22 View Results Exam 1 Question 1 (4 points) is also If the sampled population is exactly normal distribution.10. The population is normally distributed and the population standard deviation is known. HE: Q  10 by using a p-value. . However. the null hypothesis would be rejected. we reject H0 at level of significance E if and only if the p-value is Less than E/2 If a null hypothesis is not rejected at a significance level of .01.067 for the test. ALWAYS The manager of the quality department for a tire manufacturing company wants to study the average tensile strength of rubber used in making a certain brand of radial tire. NEVER f we reject H0:Q = 10 in favor of HE:Q  10 at a given level of significance with a positive value of the test statistic z. then if we test H0:Q = 10 versus HE:Q  10 using the same sample. FALSE When carrying out a large sample test about a population proportion p where we are testing H0: p = . HE:Q > 10 will __________ be rejected at the same significance level. the more we doubt the null hypothesis.4 and z is the calculated test statistic.05. it will _________ be rejected at a significance level of . TRUE The larger the p-value. She uses a Z test to test the null hypothesis that the mean tensile strength is less than or equal to 800 pounds per square inch. TRUE A type I error is rejecting a true null hypothesis. If the significance level is . if he can average more than 22 points per game. we ____________ round this value up to the next integer value. we reject H0 at level of significance E if and only if Z < .ZE/2 p-value < E   When carrying out a large sample test of H0: Q = 10 vs. The calculated Z test Statistic is a positive value that leads to a p-value of .

b. b. b. True False The sampling distribution of 1. May have an above average or below average price-to-earnings ratio. a firm with a standard normal variable value of Z = 1: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. b. True False Score: 0/4 Question 2 (4 points) The z value tells us the number standard deviations that a value x is from the mean. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Has an average price-to-earnings ratio. d. In this industry. Has an above average price-toearning ratio. True False Score: 4/4 Question 3 (4 points) The price-to-earning ratio for firms in a given industry is distributed according to normal distribution. Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) must be a normal distribution with a mean 0 and standard deviation Student Response Answer Choices a. c. Has a below average price-toearnings ratio.Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Correct Response .

d. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Q and W and s 1 and 0 0 and 1 Score: 4/4 Question 6 (4 points) Consider a sampling distribution formed based on n = 3. b. c. If the life of the shoes is normally distributed. 500. b. The standard deviation of the population of all sample means x is ______________less than the standard deviation of the population of individual measurements .500 191. c.Q)/W has a mean and standard deviation respectively: Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. then (X . b. c. how many pairs of shoes out of one million will need replacement before 36 months? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Always Sometimes Never Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) The mean life of pair of shoes is 40 months with a standard deviation of 8 months.Score: 4/4 Question 5 (4 points) If the random variable X has a mean of Q and a standard deviation W. d.000 808.500 308.500 Score: 4/4 .

Question 8 (4 points) 2 Assume that we have selected a random sample of 25 units from a normally distributed large population. b. If = 15. The mean. Above the first quartile d. The normal distribution is symmetric. Therefore. we know that he scored: Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. Higher than 16% of the class b.4 ? Student response: Correct Response Score: 0/4 Question 9 (4 points) A student's grade on an examination was transformed to a z value which is negative. c. d. and = 4.44% of all possible observed values of the random variable x are within plus or minus three standard deviations of the population mean. b. c. Higher than 45% of the class c. 95. median. The area under the normal curve to the right of the mean is equal to the area under the normal curve to the left of the mean. 15 4 2 1 . . Below the mean e. e. Lower than 16% of the class Score: 0/4 Question 10 (4 points) Which of the following statements is not a property of the normal probability distribution? Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a. and mode are equal. what is the standard deviation of the sampling distribution of Student Response Answer Choices a.

c. . Score: 4/4 Question 13 (4 points) The College of Business Administration at Acorn University offers a major in Finance.3 and 2. Based on historical records. Only the standard normal variable Z is continuous. b. . The values of the standard normal random variable Z cannot be negative.2 . b.01 -. d. The values of the normal random variable X cannot be negative. 30% of the College of Business students major in Finance. A random sample of 20 students is selected. The standard normal variable Z counts the number of standard deviations that the value of the normal random variable X is away from its mean. Only the normal random variable X is continuous.2 1. d. e. b.Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) Which of the following is a valid probability value for a discrete random variable? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. What are the mean and the standard deviation of this distribution? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.7 All of the above Score: 4/4 Question 12 (4 points) The relationship between the standard normal random variable Z and normal random variable X is that: Student response: Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a.44 3 and 4.

c.05 20 and 2.2 6 and 2. d. d. True False Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) for n = 16 are: Answer Choices a. e.05 Score: 0/4 Question 14 (4 points) As the sample size increases.c. b. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. b. True False Score: 4/4 . then it follows that the sample standard deviation must equal ? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. 6 and 4. e. then the mean and the standard deviation for the sampling distribution of Student response: Correct Response Student Response Score: 4/4 Question 16 (4 points) If a population is known to be normally distributed. 4 and 1 12 and 4 48 and 4 48 and 1 48 and 16 If the sampled population has a mean 48 and standard deviation 16. the standard deviation of the sampling distribution increases.

Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c. True False The mean of the sampling distribution of Student response: Correct Response Student Response Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) A newly married couple plans to have four children. Suppose that boys and girls are equally likely each time a child is born.5% 62. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. b. 25% 37. True False Score: 0/4 Question 20 (4 points) The sampling distribution of the sample mean is developed by repeatedly taking samples of size n and computing the sample means and reporting the resulting sample means in the form of a probability distribution. True False . b.5% 50% Score: 0/4 Question 19 (4 points) The mean of a standard normal distribution is always equal to 1. b.Question 17 (4 points) is always equal to the mean of the sampled population. Answer Choices a. What is the probability the couple will have no more than 2 boys? Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d.

Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.34. Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True Fasle Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) The sampling distribution of the sample mean is developed by repeatedly taking samples of size n and computing the sample means and reporting the resulting sample means in the form of a probability distribution. Regina Monson just completed all of the requirements for her law degree and her z score is 1. e.Score: 4/4 Question 21 (4 points) The _____________distribution would most likely be used to describe the distribution of time between arrivals of customers at the grocery store. Normal Exponential Poisson Binomial Uniform Score: 0/4 Question 22 (4 points) The number of defective pencils in a lot of 1000 is an example of a continuous random variable. True Fasle Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) The Eastern State University law school ranks graduating students based on their cumulative GPA and assigns a normal z score to each student. b. b. b. we can conclude that she is in the upper _____ of her graduating class: . d. c. Based on her z score.

b. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. b. 10% 20% 50% 30% 40% Score: 0/4 Question 25 (4 points) The Central Limit Theorem states that as the sample size increases. a. . True False Score: 4/4 Final Exam Name: MELISSA MONTES Start time: April 25. True False Save answer Question 2 (4 points) final05_1_q013 If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. n2 = 10. c. we assume that the variance of the independent variable (X) is equal to the variance of the dependent variable (Y). b. 2007 12:01pm Time allowed: 2 hours Number of questions: 25 Finish Help Question 1 (4 points) finalextra_q035 In simple linear regression analysis. the population distribution more closely approximates a normal distribution Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. d. e.Student response: Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.

d. c. e. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. b. Both samples are randomly selected. As the value of x increases. True False Save answer Question 5 (4 points) final05_1_q021 Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? a. symmetrical curve. B and C only A. the value of the error term also Save answer Question 6 (4 points) final05_1_q009 If r = -1. b. Both sample populations are normally distributed. d. 19 18 9 8 10 Save answer Question 3 (4 points) finalextra_q022 Which of the following assumptions are necessary in testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples? a.a. b. Both samples are independently selected. c. increases. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. and C Save answer Question 4 (4 points) finalextra_q010 The error sum of squares measures the between-treatment variability. b. B. a. The error terms are independent of each other. e. a. b. d. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. c. True False .

individual y-value. Sp2 = 6 Sp2 = 5 Sp2 = 5. d. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. mean slope y-intercept. Correlation coefficient Distance value Y Intercept Residual Save answer Question 8 (4 points) finalextra_q033 The residual is the difference between the observed value of the dependent variable and the predicted value of the dependent variable. b. the numerator degrees of freedom equals the number of samples being compared. d. a.23 . a. b. individual y-value Slope. mean y-value Mean y-value.Save answer Question 7 (4 points) finalextra_q040 _____ measures the strength of the linear relationship between the dependent and the independent variable. c. a. mean y-intercept Save answer Question 11 (4 points) finalextra_q030 a. b. b. c. b. c. True False Save answer Question 9 (4 points) finalextra_q011 In one-way ANOVA. a. True False Save answer Question 10 (4 points) final05_1_q017 When using simple linear regression.

distributions. Sp2 = 4 Save answer Question 12 (4 points) final05_1_q025 The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: a. b. d. independent random samples. c. c. e. Random selection of samples from each population Equality of the population variances Equality of the population means Samples selected from each treatment population all have normal Save answer Question 16 (4 points) final05_1_q008 . b. Z statistic t statistic F statistic None of the above Save answer Question 15 (4 points) finalextra_q027 Which one of the following is not an assumption of one-way analysis of variance? a. d. b. c. a. The explained variation SSyy Total variation SSxx SSE Save answer Question 13 (4 points) final05_1_q006 The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. b. the correct test statistic to use is: a.d. d. True False Save answer Question 14 (4 points) finalextra_q016 In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large.

b. True False Save answer Question 19 (4 points) finalextra_q031 The dependent variable is the variable that is being described. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. a. predicted. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. b. b. or controlled. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. e. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. True False Save answer Question 17 (4 points) finalextra_q041 In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the a. c. True False Save answer Question 21 (4 points) . a. d. b. the sample sizes from the two populations must be equal in order to use a Z statistic. b. True False Save answer Question 20 (4 points) finalextra_q004 In an experiment involving matched pairs.In a simple linear regression model. Coefficient of determination Slope of the regression line Y intercept of the regression line Correlation coefficient Standard error Save answer Question 18 (4 points) finalextra_q006 In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. a. a.

Sample sizes from both populations are large. e. the pooled estimate of the variance is used if the: a.finalextra_q009 Experimental data is collected so that the values of the dependent variables are set before the values of the independent variable are observed. True False Save answer Question 25 (4 points) finalextra_q007 A one-way analysis of variance is a method that allows us to estimate and compare the effects of several treatments on a response variable. True False Save answer Question 22 (4 points) finalextra_q014 In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using independent random samples. b. c. b. b. a. b. a. Variances of both populations are known. b. Sample sizes from both populations are equal. d. a. True False . Save answer Question 23 (4 points) finalextra_q028 A sum of squares that measures the total amount of variability in the observed values of the response variable is referred to as: a. Treatment sum of squares Error sum of squares Sum of squares within-treatment Total sum of squares Interaction sum of squares Save answer Question 24 (4 points) finalextra_q036 The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). d. c. Population variances are assumed to be equal.

5 and H =7. . . Using a random sample of 9 cans. the specialist determined that the average calories per can is 124 with a standard deviation of 6 calories.667 is less than the critical value of 2. H0: =7. Type II error has been committed. d.05 and .5 and H  7. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.667 is less than the critical value of 2. t = . at a given level of significance. there is not possibility of making a type I error.5 b.667 and . Type I error has been committed. and H0 is true. . Type III error has been committed 101.5 d. a.306.001 c. a.262 97. t = 2. When the null hypothesis is true.5 and 2. H0: >7. and n = 36? a. Yes. b.Save answer Finish 95. t = 2 and 2 is greater than the critical value of 1. No. No.667 and .262 d. H0: > 7. The power of a statistical test is the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis when it is true.001 d. c. No error has been committed. False 96. True d.306 c. Will decrease. t = 2 and 2 is less than the critical value of 2. Will increase. A research and development specialist for a company that produces a certain soft drink wants to determine if a 12-ounce can of a certain brand of soft drink contains 120 calories and the labeling indicates.01 b.5 100.01 and . b.5 and H < 7. .5 and H  7. c. True b. the power of the test: a. H0:  7. s = 2. t = .5 minutes. b. as the sample size n increases.5 and H > 7. No. is there sufficient evidence that the average calorie content of a 12-ounce can is different from 120 calories? Assume that the number of calories per can is normally distributed. False 98. What value(s) of alpha would we reject Ho for greater than the mean 10 if = 11. Yes. For a given hypothesis test. All of the above 99. At the . What is the null and alternative hypothesis for this scenario? a. a.05 level of significance.5 e. H0:  7. The average customer waiting time at a fast food restaurant has been 7.833 e. if we do not reject H0. When conducting a hypothesis test about a single mean.5 is greater than the critical value of 2.5 c. The manager claims that the use of a new system will decrease average customer waiting time in the store.

Sometimes c.3 inches. Made a Type I error. a. True b. When determining the sample size. Remains the same. Made a Type II error. A random sample of 100 days resulted in an average profit of \$1050. Never 105. 22. In a manufacturing process a random sample of 9 bolts manufactured has a mean length of 3 inches with a standard deviation of 3 inches with a standard deviation of .588 109. When the null hypothesis is not rejected. 19.05 level of significance. If a null hypothesis is rejected at a significance level of 0. c.000 per day. False 103.804 to 3. May increase or decrease. the next highest integer value will _______ be chosen. a. there is not sufficient evidence that the average daily profit is more than \$1.308 to 3. Sometimes c. Assume that the population standard .c. The following list represents a sample of the ages of the soldiers enlisting in the military: 19. 23. False 110. True b. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. 19. b.231 d.692 c. a. a. True b.01. For the following hypothesis test where H0:  10 vs.770 to 3. we reject H0 at level of significance and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 14.000 per day. Increased the power of the test. 2. 21. Always b.05. The standard deviation of daily profits is known to \$200 and the significance level is . Never 108.05. 22. 2. H : > 10. it will _____ be rejected at a significance level of 0. What is the 95% confidence interval for the true mean length of the bolt? a. True b. Always b. 2. 21. a. a. A financial analyst believes that a fast food chain should be purchased if average daily profits are more than \$1. d. You cannot make a Type II error when the null hypothesis is true.196 b. 23. Made a correct decision. Based on this information we can state that we have: a. 102. Alpha ( ) is the probability that the test statistic would assume a value as or more extreme than the observed value of the test. 104. At the .412 to 3. 2. d. False 106. if the value found is not an integer initially. False 107.

70 .07 115. what is the 95% confidence interval of the proportion of people who feel that there is too much violence on TV? a. A statistical quality control process for cereal production measures the weight of a cereal box.02 inches of the true mean bolt length? a. The average waiting time per customer at a fast food restaurant has been 7. a. Z.5 minutes. 601 e.25 inches.85 to 26. The manager claims that the use of a new cashier system will decrease the average customer waiting time in the store. What is the value of the test statistic? a. . 423 d. According to a recent major survey. The customer waiting time has a normal distribution.76 to 23.90 d.70 .72 e.28 to 22. Based on a random sample of 16 customer transactions the mean waiting time is 6. we are interested in measuring the average length of a certain type of bolt.58 111. 19. 17. 114.14 e. 25 b. 32 d. Binomial. 25 e. b. 19. t = -1. 20 113.08 b. 70% of the respondents indicated that there is too much violence on TV.deviation is known to be 2 years. c. 43 b. 1225 112. The t distribution approaches the ______ as the sample size ________. In order to achieve a 97% confidence with a margin of error of .92 to 24. 18. Construct a 99% confidence interval for the average age of the soldier enlisting in the military. 15. 707 c.24 d. how large a sample should be used? a. .2 . d.70 . 49 c. a. Binomial.3 minutes and the standard deviation is 2 minutes per customer. In a manufacturing process. . decreases. The population standard deviation is known to be .42 to 22. increases. decreases. How many bolts should be sampled in order to make us 95% confident that the sample mean bolt length is within . Z.15 c. increases.06 ounces. . .12 b.70 .03 c. Past data indicates that the standard deviation is .02 ounces.70 . For a random sample of 40 people.

Based on this information we can state that we have: a. increasing the level of significance from . the same standard deviation. 119. we reject H0 at level of significance ? and conclude that the true mean is greater than 10 when the true mean is really 8.. 56 sec. Increased the power of the test. When conducting a hypothesis test about a single mean.6 116. c. and the same mean) will _________ be rejected at the same significance level. For the following hypothesis test where H0:  10 vs. other relevant factors held constant. then the corresponding two-sided null hypothesis (i. t = 9. H : > 10. Always b. False 117. ahead of the 120 min. Never 118. t = 2. If a one-sided null hypothesis for a single mean cannot be rejected at a given significance level. a. the same sample size. a.0% a.4 d.6 e.10 will reduce the probability of a Type I error. When the null hypothesis is true. False View Results Final Exam Started: April 24. 2007 10:56pm Attempt: 1 / 1 Out Finished: April 24..b. 16 min. there is no possibility of making a Type I error. Sometimes c. True b. 2007 11:39pm Tim Student finished 1 hr. Made a correct decision. d. Made a Type II error. Made a Type I error.05 to .4 c. t = -2. b. t = -0. a. time l Question 1 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for called the Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. Coefficient of determination .e. True b.

d. These two sample Student response: Percent Percent Correct Value Response 0. . e.0% 100. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each.0% 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100. Slope of the regression line Y intercept of the regression line Correlation coefficient Standard error Question 2 (4 points) _____ measures the strength of the linear relationship between the dependent and the independent variable.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a.0% Score: 4/4 b. b. b.0% 0. True False Question 5 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent r populations must be equal in order to use a Z statistic. d. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to workers. the numerator degrees of freedom equals the number of samples being compared.100.0% 100. Correlation coefficient Distance value Y Intercept Residual Question 3 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. c.0% 0. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a ce to compare efficiency of the two machines. b. In other words. c.0% Score: 4/4 Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.0% 0. True False Question 4 (4 points) In one-way ANOVA.0% 0.

0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. c. e. 19 18 9 8 20 Question 8 (4 points) Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. b.0% 100.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b.Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. True False Question 7 (4 points) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 t statistic is ____. True False .0% 0.0% 0.0% 0. b. True False Question 6 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent r indicates no differences between the two specified means.0% 100. b.0% 0. d.0% 100.

0% 100. True False Question 10 (4 points) When using simple linear regression. mean y-intercept Question 11 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis.Question 9 (4 points) In simple linear regression analysis. c. individual y-value Slope.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b.0% 100. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction int Student response: Correct Percent Respons Value e 0. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependen increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. mean slope y-intercept.0% 0. each with five measurements. True False Question 12 (4 points) In a one-way analysis of variance with three treatments. mean y-value Mean y-value. b. d.0% Score: 0/4 Answer Choices a. 6 .0% Score: Percent Student Answer Choices Respons e a.0% 100.0 % 0. in which a completely of freedom for error? Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. b. 4/4 individual y-value. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0.0% Answer Choices a. we assume that the variance of the independent variable (X) is equal to th Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0.

the Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. 42 8 -8 64 Question 15 (4 points) Which of the following assumptions are necessary in testing the difference between the means of two normally independent random samples? Student response: Percent Studen Answer Choices Perce Correct t nt Respon Respon Value se se 0.0% 0. c.0% 100.0. c.0% 100. d. c.0% 0.0% 0.0% a.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. d.0% 0. b. Both sample populations are normally distributed. b. B. 0. calculate Sp2. 8 2 12 Question 13 (4 points) Given the following information. e.0% 0.0% 100. Both samples are randomly selected.0% 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0.0% Score: 4/4 b.0% 0. Sp2= 6 Sp2 = 5 Sp2 = 5. d. c. the pooled sample variance that should be used in the pooled-variance t test.0 % b.0% 100.23 Sp2 = 4 Question 14 (4 points) If the total sum of squares in a one-way analysis of variance is 25 and the treatment sum of squares is 17. B and C only A. Both samples are independently selected. and C . d.

0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b. 0 and 1 and 0 and 8 -1. True False Question 19 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with eq t. c. d.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b. True .0% 0.0% Answer Choices a. e. predicted.0% 100. and 0 Question 18 (4 points) The dependent variable is the variable that is being described.0% 0.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b.Score: 4/4 Question 16 (4 points) The error sum of squares measures the between-treatment variability. True False Question 17 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0.0% 0. and 1 -1. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0.0% 100.0% 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100. or controlled.

b.0% 0. True False Question 23 (4 points) A one-way analysis of variance is a method that allows us to estimate and compare the effects of several treat Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100.0% 0. True False . Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a.0% Answer Choices a.0% Score: 4/4 b.100. b.0% 100.0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 100. False Question 20 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependen variable (X). True False Question 22 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation.0% 0. True False Question 21 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependen variable (X).0% Score: 4/4 Answer Choices a. b. b.

the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples.0% Score: 0/4 Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Student Value Response Response 0. Student response: Percent Percent Correct Value Response 0.0% 1.Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) In a simple linear regression model. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: a. In a completely randomized ANOVA. c.0% 0. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative.0% 0. True False Question 25 (4 points) If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. b0 .0% 100. Decreases b. b. 19 18 9 8 10 Total score: 92 / 100 = 92. SSE b. b. statistic is ____. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relat variable. a. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. d.0% 0. e. True b. Is unaffected 3. False 2. The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is a.0% 100. Increases c.0% Score: 4/4 Student Response Answer Choices a.

a. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than 11. Sometimes c.645 . False 6. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of . Mean y-value. Slope. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. Larger than b. Same as d.1. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. For the same value X (independent variable). If r = . Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples. mean y-value b. In a simple linear regression analysis. There are two types of machines called type A and type B. we would like to use confidence intervals for the ________ and prediction intervals for the ________ at a given value of x. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. Reject H0 if Z > 1. These two samples are independent. In a simple linear regression model. False 9. In other words. True b. Never 7. individual y-value c. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) ________ have the same sign. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is ________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. MSE d. a.c. False 8. Individual y-value. Always b. a. a. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. True b. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. mean slope d. The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. False 10. Reject H0 if Z > 1. b1 4.05? a. a. Y-intercept. a. True b. a.96 b. True b. When using simple linear regression. Smaller than c. mean y-intercept 5.

a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. Reject H0 if t > 1. If all the data points fell on a straight line.782 12. False 16. a. 18 c. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. Total variation d. 9 d. True b.08 e. In an experiment involving matched pairs. -1 or 1 17.0 c. SSyy c. If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. When comparing two independent population means. SSE would equal ________ and r would equal ________. The explained variation b. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? a. a. a. If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10.1 d. the degrees of freedom for the test statistic is ________. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ________. True b. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. a. 19 b. 9 d. 8 e. 0. The error terms are independent of each other. 18 c. SSE 13. . 20 14. True b. 10 18. a. n2 = 10. Reject H0 if t > 2. False 19. 1. 0.c.721 d. a. 8 e. The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. SSxx e. 0. False 15. 19 b. The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: a. n2 = 10.0 b. Reject H0 if t > 1.

True b. c. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the standard deviations between each value of Y and the line. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. Correlation coefficient e. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. a. The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). . -1. a. False 22. a. When using simple regression analysis. True b. -1.and c. False . Coefficient of determination b. 0 and 8 d. True b. Slope of the regression line c. the correct test statistic to use is t. False 21.b. True b. a. The correlation coefficient may assume any value between a. the value of the error term also increases. 20. Y intercept of the regression line d. d. When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances. In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the a. and 1 e. False 25. As the value of x increases. symmetrical curve. Standard error 23. 0 and 1 b. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. and 0 24.

True The mean and median are the same for a normal distribution -True In a statistical study. we know that he scored: . If the life of the shoes is normally distributed. the random variable X = 1.16 The standard deviation of all possible sample proportions increases as the sample size increase.Below the mean The mean life of pair of shows is 40 months with a standard deviation of 8 months. True A computer system uses 4 bits address size to access all its devices. we can conclude that she is in the upper _____ of her graduating class: -10% The standard deviation of a standard normal distribution is always equal to 1. What is the total number of devices this system can talk to? . In this industry.34. a firm with a standard normal variable value of Z = 1: -Has an above average price to earnings ratio The Eastern State University law school ranks graduating students based on their cumulative GPA and assigns a normal z score to each student. False All continuous random variables are normally distributed -False The number of defective pencils in a lot of 1000 is an example of a continuous random variable. then the sampling distribution of x is also expected to be normal regardless of the sample size. False The price to earning ratio for firms in a given industry is distributed according to normal distribution. if the house is colonial and X = 0 if the house is not colonial. Regina Monson just completed all of the requirements for her law degree and her z score is 1. how many             . Based on her z score. Therefore. True A students grade on examination was transformed to a z value which is negative. False The normally distributed variables can have equal means and unequal standard deviations.If the sampled population is exactly normal distribution. then it can be stated that the random variable is continuous.

then it follows that -None of the above Another name(s) for the normal distribution is (are«): -Both A and B (Bell Shaped and Gaussian) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples.500 The relationship between the standard normal random variable Z and normal random variable X is that: -The standard normal variable Z counts the number of standard deviations that the value of the normal random variable X is away from its mean The normal approximation of the binomial distribution is appropriate when: -np^3 5 and n(1-p)^3 5 A continuous probability distribution having a rectangular shape where the probability is evenly distributed over an interval of numbers is called a uniform probability distribution.pairs of shoes out of one million will need replacement before 36 months? -308. False If the random variable of x is normally distributed. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. -99. ___% of all possible observed values of x will be within three standard deviations of the mean. True The Central Limit Theorem states that as the sample size increases. the population distribution more closely approximates a normal distribution.73 A continuous random variable may assume only integer values in a given interval -False The mean of the sampling distribution of X is always equal to the mean of the sampled population -True The z value tells us the number standard deviations that a value x is from the mean -True If a population distribution is known to be normal. y True ¡ ¡ .

mean y-value y Mean y-value. These two samples are independent. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between . the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: y Decreases y Increases y Is unaffected The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is y SSE y b0 y MSE y b1 When using simple linear regression. y True y False In a simple linear regression model. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. mean slope y Y-intercept. In other words.y False In a completely randomized ANOVA. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. mean y-intercept The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. y Individual y-value. y Always y Sometimes y Never There are two types of machines called type A and type B. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. y True y False In a simple linear regression analysis. individual y-value y Slope. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other.1. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. y True y False If r = . we would like to use confidence intervals for the ________ and prediction intervals for the ________ at a given value of x. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) ________ have the same sign.

the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is ________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. y True y False For the same value X (independent variable).independent and dependent variable. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of . y Larger than y Smaller than y Same as y Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples.05? .

0 y 0.1 y 0. n2 = 10. the degrees of freedom for the test statistic is ________. y 19 y 18 y 9 y 8 y 10 .782 The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: y The explained variation y SSyy y Total variation y SSxx y SSE If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10.08 y Reject H0 if t > 1. SSE would equal ________ and r would equal ________. y 19 y 18 y 9 y 8 y 20 When comparing two independent population means. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ________. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. y True y False If all the data points fell on a straight line. y 0.645 y Reject H0 if t > 1.721 y Reject H0 if t > 2.0 y 1. y True y False The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. -1 or 1 If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10.y Reject H0 if Z > 1.96 y Reject H0 if Z > 1. n2 = 10.

and 0 The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). y Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped.and y 0 and 8 y -1. the correct test statistic to use is t. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. the value of the error term also increases. then we can . y As the value of x increases. symmetrical curve. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. y The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. and 1 y -1.In an experiment involving matched pairs. y True y False When using simple regression analysis. y True y False In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the y Coefficient of determination y Slope of the regression line y Y intercept of the regression line y Correlation coefficient y Standard error The correlation coefficient may assume any value between y 0 and 1 y . y True y False Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? y The error terms are independent of each other. y True y False When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances. The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the standard deviations between each value of Y and the line.

0% 0. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. y True y False View Results Final Exam Question 1 (4 points) The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: Student response: Percent Value 0. SSxx e. The explained variation b.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. SSE Score: 4/4 Question 2 (4 points) In a simple linear regression model. True False Score: 0/4 Question 3 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response .0% Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a.0% 0.0% 100.conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. Total variation d.0% 100. SSyy c.

0% 0.0. True False Score: 0/4 Question 6 (4 points) If all data points fell on a straight line. Y intercept of the regression line d. Coefficient of determination b. Reject H0 if t > 2. Reject H0 if t > 1. Standard error Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. Reject H0 if Z > 1. Student response: Percent Value Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices . Slope of the regression line c.96 b.0% 0. b.782 Score: 0/4 Question 5 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.645 c.0% 0.0% 0. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of . Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100. Correlation coefficient e.0% 0.0% 100. Reject H0 if t > 1.05? Student response: Percent Value 0. SSE would equal _____ and r would equal _____. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable.721 d.0% a.08 e.0% 0. Reject H0 if Z > 1.

-1 or 1 Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B.0% 0.0% 0.0.0% 0. b. b. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. Student response: Percent Value 0. 0. b.0% 0. c. c. True False Score: 4/4 .0% 100. In other words. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% a.0% 0.0 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: Student response: Percent Value 100. Decreases Increases Is unaffected.1 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. These two samples are independent. d.0% 100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 8 (4 points) In a completely randomized ANOVA. Score: 0/4 Question 9 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. b. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. Student response: Percent Value 100.0 1.

e.0% 0. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. b. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. the value of the error term also increases.0% Score: 4/4 . True False Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. 0.0% 100. c. n2 = 10. d. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. b. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 0. d.0% a. 19 18 9 8 10 Score: 0/4 Question 12 (4 points) Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. b. As the value of x increases. c.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. The error terms are independent of each other. symmetrical curve.0% 0.Question 10 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped.

0% 0. e.0% 0. d. and 0 0 and 1 Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) In an experiment involving matched pairs.0% 100. b.0% 0.0% a.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Same as d. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than Score: 0/4 Question 14 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Value 0. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10.0% 0. and 1 -1.0% 0.0% 100. and c. Larger than b. 0 and 8 -1. Smaller than c.Question 13 (4 points) For the same value X (independent variable). a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is __________________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. b. True False Score: 0/4 Question 16 (4 points) The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line. Student response: Percent Value 0. .

b. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. individual y-value.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 17 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means. c. b. individual y-value c.0% 100. Mean y-value. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. b.Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0. d. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% a. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10.0% 0. mean y-value b. y-intercept. mean yintercept Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is Student response: Percent Value 0. Slope.0% 0. True False Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) When using simple linear regression.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. SSE b0 MSE b1 .0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. mean slope d.

b. d. b. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____ have the same sign. Student response: Percent Value 0. 19 18 9 8 20 Score: 4/4 Question 21 (4 points) In a simple linear regression analysis.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c. True False Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from .0% 0.0% 0.0% 100. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means.Score: 4/4 Question 20 (4 points) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10. e. always sometimes never Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. n2 = 10. c. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____.

True False Score: 4/4 View Results Top of Form Final Exam . the correct test statistic to use is t.populations with equal variances. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.0% 100. b.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 100. True False Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) If r = -1. b. b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. Student response: Percent Value 100.

Correlation coefficient e. SSE Score: 4/4 Question 2 (4 points) In a simple linear regression model.Question 1 (4 points) The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: Student response: Percent Value 0. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. Slope of the regression line c. Y intercept of the regression line d.0% 0.0% Correct Student Answer Choices Response Response a.0% 100.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. True False Score: 0/4 Question 3 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. b. The explained variation b.0% 0. Coefficient of determination b.0% 100. Standard error Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based .0% 100.0% 0. SSyy c.0% 0. Total variation d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% a. SSxx e.0% 0.

0% 0. 0.0 0.0% 0.1 0. b. SSE would equal _____ and r would equal _____. which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of .0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Reject H0 if Z > 1. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers.721 d.on independent random samples. b. True False Score: 0/4 Question 6 (4 points) If all data points fell on a straight line.0% 100. d. . if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable.0% 100. c. These two samples are independent.0% 0. -1 or 1 Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B.0% 0. In other words. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product.96 b. Reject H0 if t > 1.782 Score: 0/4 Question 5 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis.645 c.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. Student response: Percent Value 0.0 1. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each.08 e.0% 100. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable.05? Student response: Percent Value 0. Reject H0 if t > 1. Reject H0 if t > 2. Reject H0 if Z > 1.

the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 100. Decreases Increases Is unaffected.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 11 (4 points) . b. b.0% 0.Student response: Percent Value 0. True False Score: 4/4 Question 10 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation.0% 100. b.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. Score: 0/4 Question 9 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 8 (4 points) In a completely randomized ANOVA. b.

Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100. 19 18 9 8 10 Score: 0/4 Question 12 (4 points) Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. The error terms are independent of each other. the value of the error term also increases. Student response: Percent Value 0. Same as d. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than . c.If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10.0% 0. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is __________________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. d. c.0% a. d. Smaller than c.0% 100.0% Score: 4/4 Question 13 (4 points) For the same value X (independent variable). symmetrical curve. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time.0% 0. b.0% 0. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____.0% 0. Larger than b. Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. n2 = 10. As the value of x increases.0% a. e. 0. b.0% 0.0% 0.

if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. and 0 0 and 1 Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) In an experiment involving matched pairs. b.Score: 0/4 Question 14 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100. Student response: Percent Value Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices . a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. Student response: Percent Value 100. b.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. e.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. True False Score: 4/4 Question 17 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means.0% 0. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. and 1 -1. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100. d. and c. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. True False Score: 0/4 Question 16 (4 points) The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line. 0 and 8 -1.0% 0.

d.0. individual y-value c. Mean y-value.0% 100.0% 100. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. y-intercept. b.0% 0. mean slope d. b. mean yintercept Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is Student response: Percent Value 0. n2 = 10.0% 0. b. c. c. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0. individual y-value. SSE b0 MSE b1 Score: 4/4 Question 20 (4 points) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% a. 19 18 9 8 . Slope. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. d.0% 100. mean y-value b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) When using simple linear regression.0% 0.

0% 100. the correct test statistic to use is t.0% 0.0. b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) If r = -1. always sometimes never Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. Student response: Percent Value 0. . 20 Score: 4/4 Question 21 (4 points) In a simple linear regression analysis. Student response: Percent Value 0. b. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____ have the same sign.0% 100. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means.0% e. c. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 0. b.

0% 0. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: Student response: Percent Value 100. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other.0% 100.0% 0.0% 0.Student response: Percent Value 100. c. b.0% 0. b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. Student response: Percent Value 100. Student response: Percent Value 0. Decreases Increases Is unaffected.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 2 (4 points) In a completely randomized ANOVA.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Score: 4/4 . b. True False Score: 4/4 Bottom of Form Question 1 (4 points) In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples.

Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. mean slope d. individual y-value.0% 100.0% 0. b.0% 100.0% 0. Student response: Percent Value 0. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices . Slope.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. mean y-value b.0% 0. Mean y-value. SSE b0 MSE b1 Score: 4/4 Question 4 (4 points) When using simple linear regression. y-intercept. True False Score: 4/4 Question 6 (4 points) In a simple linear regression analysis. b.0% 0. individual y-value c.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. c.Question 3 (4 points) The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is Student response: Percent Value 0. we would like to use confidence intervals for the _____ and prediction intervals for the _____ at a given value of x. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____ have the same sign. d. mean yintercept Score: 4/4 Question 5 (4 points) The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation.0% a.0% 100.

0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 . each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. c.0% Response Response a.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers.0% 0.0% 0. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative.Value 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. Student response: Percent Value 0. These two samples are independent. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines.0% 100. always sometimes never Score: 4/4 Question 7 (4 points) There are two types of machines called type A and type B. True False Score: 4/4 Question 9 (4 points) In a simple linear regression model. b. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100. b. Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. Student response: Percent Value 100. b. In other words. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. True False Score: 0/4 Question 8 (4 points) If r = -1.0% 0.

which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of .721 d. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is __________________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. SSE Score: 4/4 .0% 0.782 Score: 0/4 Question 12 (4 points) The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.Question 10 (4 points) For the same value X (independent variable).0% 0.96 b.645 c. Reject H0 if t > 1.0% a. SSxx e.0% 100. Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% 0. Reject H0 if t > 1.0% 0. Total variation d.0% 100.0% 0. Reject H0 if Z > 1.0% 0.0% 100. SSyy c.0% a. Larger than b.05? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than Score: 0/4 Question 11 (4 points) Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples. Reject H0 if t > 2.0% a. Reject H0 if Z > 1. Smaller than c.0% 0. Same as d.08 e. The explained variation b.0% 0.

0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.0% 0. True False Score: 0/4 Question 16 (4 points) If all data points fell on a straight line.0% 0. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10. d.0% 0. SSE would equal _____ and r would equal _____. Student response: Percent Value 0. n2 = 10. e. 0. Student response: Percent Value 0.Question 13 (4 points) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. b. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____.0 .0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. Student response: Percent Value 0. c. 19 18 9 8 20 Score: 4/4 Question 14 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 15 (4 points) The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable.

d. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. Student response: Percent Value 0.0% b. 19 18 9 8 10 Score: 4/4 Question 18 (4 points) In an experiment involving matched pairs. True False Score: 4/4 Question 19 (4 points) Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0. symmetrical curve.0% a. c. The error terms are independent of each other.0% 100.0% 0. n2 = 10.1 0.0% 0.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 100.0 0. b.0% 0. Histogram of the residuals form a bellshaped. 1. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ____. b. b. c. -1 or 1 Score: 4/4 Question 17 (4 points) If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10.0% 100. Student response: Percent Value 0. e. 0.0.0% 0.0% . a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. d.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.

0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. b.0.0% 100.0% a. b. Slope of the regression line c. As the value of x increases. the correct test statistic to use is t. Correlation coefficient . Student response: Percent Value 0.0% 100.0% 0. d. True False Score: 0/4 Question 21 (4 points) When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances.0% 0. the value of the error term also increases. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time.0% 0. 100. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% Score: 0/4 Question 20 (4 points) The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line. Coefficient of determination b.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. True False Score: 4/4 Question 22 (4 points) In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the Student response: Percent Correct Student Answer Choices Value Response Response 0.0% c. Y intercept of the regression line d.

True False 1) There are two types of machines called type A and type B. b. True False Score: 4/4 Question 25 (4 points) When using simple regression analysis. d. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines. 0 and 8 -1.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. Student response: Percent Value 100.0% 100.0% 0. b. b. Student response: Percent Value 0. He assigns each of them fifteen workers .0. and 0 0 and 1 Score: 4/4 Question 24 (4 points) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. and c. and 1 -1.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a. e.0% 0. then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. Standard error Score: 4/4 Question 23 (4 points) The correlation coefficient may assume any value between Student response: Percent Value 0.0% e.0% 0.0% 100.0% Correct Response Student Response Answer Choices a.0% 0.

sometimes C. false . B. True 3) If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1=10.19 b. if n1=13 and n2=10. always B.8 e. the degrees of freedom for the tstatistic is_______. never 6) The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: E. n2=10. A. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable. B. A. then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y. A.20 4) The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X). True 2) If r=1. These two samples are independence. True 5) In a simple linear regression analysis. In other words. SSE 7) When comparing two independent population means. false 8) In a simple linear regression model. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each.to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. a. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) _____have the same sign A. degrees of freedom for the t-statistic is 22.18 c.9 d.

1 d. True 17.0 b. 1. Decreases 16. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis. In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. or 1 10. -1. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. 0. False 14. In an experiment involving matched pairs. A. In a completely randomized ANOVA. Histogram of the residuals form a bell shaped. The error terms are independent of each other b. 0. the value of the error term also increases. False . A. 11. The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the squared deviations between each value of Y and the line. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. B. symmetrical curve.9) If all data points fell on a straight line. a. Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? a.0 c. B. The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. B. B. False 15. SSE would equal_____ and r would equal ______. The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable. False 13. false 12. As the value of X increases. the correct test statistic to use it t. 0. c. The error terms occur in a random pattern over time d. When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances. B.

18. For the same value X (independent variable), the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is _______ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y. A. Larger Than B. Smaller than C. Same as D. Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller. 19. When using simple linear analysis, if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable, then we can conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the dependent variable. B. False 20. When using simple linear regression, we would like to use confidence intervals for the ___ and prediction intervals for the __ at a given value of X. B. mean y value, individual y value 21. The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is A. SSE B.0 C. MSE D. b1 22. If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1=10, n2=10, the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is_______. A. 19 B. 18 C. 9 D. 8 E. 10 23. Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples, which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of.05? B. reject Ho is Z > 1.645

24. In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the.

A. Coefficient of determination B. Slope of the regression line C. Y intercept of the regression line D. Correlation coefficient E. Standard error 25. The correlation coefficient may assume any value between A. 0 and 1 B. ±x and (x) C. 0 and 8 D. -1 and 1 E. -1 and 0

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12 In testing the difference between the means of two INCORRECT normally distributed populations using small. . the correct test statistic to use is ________________ A)Z statistic. C)F statistic. D)Chi-square statistic. E)None of the above. C)F statistic. independent random samples. D)Chi-square statistic. 11 When testing the difference between two population INCORRECT proportions using large. B)t statistic. a ______________ test statistic is used. A)Z B)t C)F D)Chi-square E)None of the above. independent random samples. B)t statistic. E)None of the above. the correct test statistic to use is A)Z statistic.10 When comparing the variances of two normally distributed INCORRECT populations using independent random samples.

CHAPTER 11 The correct answer for each question is indicated by a . over time. 1 INCORRECT The residual is the difference between the observed value of the dependent variable and the predicted value of the dependent variable. A) True B) False 3 CORRECT The simple coefficient of determination is the proportion of total variation explained by the regression line. A) True B) False 2 CORRECT The experimental region is the range of the previously observed values of the dependent variable. A) True B) False 4 CORRECT When there is positive autocorrelation. negative error terms are followed by positive error terms and positive error terms are followed by negative error terms. A) True B) False .

D) variance of one. A) Simple correlation coefficient . B) error terms with a mean of zero. 8 INCORRECT ___________ measures the strength of the linear relationship between the dependent and the independent variable. A) True B) False 6 INCORRECT The point estimate of the variance of the error term in a regression model is A) SSE B) b0 C) MSE D) b1 7 CORRECT All of the following are assumptions of the error terms in the simple linear regression model except A) normality.5 INCORRECT The coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable in a simple linear regression model. C) constant variance. but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative.

E) suggests a decreasing error variance.91 Based on the above results. C) fans out.65 2 Model II r2 = . two different independent variables were used to develop two simple linear regression models.. D) forms a horizontal band pattern. B) A prediction based on Model II is likely better than a prediction based Model I. but then funnels in.B) Distance value C) Y intercept D) Normal plot For the same set of observations on a specified dependent variable. 10 INCORRECT When the constant variance assumption holds. we can conclude that: A) A prediction based on Model I is likely better than a prediction based o Model II. The results are summarized as follows: 9 INCORRECT Model I r = .85 s = 1.92 s = 1. B) funnels in. C) The SSE for Model II is smaller than the SSE for Model I. a plot of the residuals versus x A) fans out. D) The explained variation for Model II is larger than that for Model I. .

0K) A) -1.2895 D) .11 INCORRECT (2.6774 C) 37. CHAPTER 10 The correct answer for each question is indicated by a . E) All of the above.2024 B) . A)True B)False .2934 12 INCORRECT Which of the following is a violation of the independence assumption? A) Negative autocorrelation B) A pattern of cyclical error terms over time C) Positive autocorrelation D) A pattern of alternating error terms overtime. 1 INCORRECT The actual counts in the cells of a contingency table are referred to as the expected cell frequencies.

C)have (r-1) and (c-1) degrees of freedom where r = number of rows and c = number of columns. C)The chi-square statistic is based on (r-i) (c-i) degrees of freedom where r and c denote the number of rows and columns respectively in the contingency table. the null hypothesis states that the two relevant classifications A)are mutually exclusive. 4 In a contingency table.2 INCORRECT When we carry out a chi-square test for independence. E)None of the above. D)The alternative hypothesis states that the two classifications are statistically independent. when all the expected frequencies 2 statistic INCORRECT equal the observed frequencies the calculated equals zero. E)are normally distributed. D)are statistically independent. A)True . 3 INCORRECT Which of the following statements about the chi-square test of independence is false? A)If ri is the row total for row i and cj is the column total for column j. B)form a contingency table with r rows and c columns. then the estimated expected cell frequency corresponding to row i and column j equals (ri · cj)/n B)The chi-square test is valid if all of the estimated expected cell frequencies are at least S.

If we reject the null hypothesis. we reject the null hypothesis. as the difference between the respective observed and expected . it is reasonable to assume that the population distribution is at least approximately normally distributed. A)True B)False 6 A fastener manufacturing company uses a chi-square goodness of fit test to determine if the population of all lengths of 1/4 inch bolts it manufactures is distributed INCORRECT according to a normal distribution.B)False 5 CORRECT When using the chi-square goodness of fit test with multinomial probabilities. if the value of the chi-square statistic is large enough. the rejection of the null hypothesis indicates that at least one of the multinomial probabilities is not equal to the value stated in the null hypothesis. A)True B)False 7 CORRECT When using the chi-square goodness of fit test. A)True B)False 8 INCORRECT In performing a chi-square test of independence.

frequencies decrease. B)less than 5. A)greater than zero. C)may decrease or increase depending on the number of rows and columns. C)between 0 and 5. B)increases. 9 CORRECT A chi-square goodness of fit test is considered to be valid if each of the expected cell frequencies is ___________________. A)30 B)24 C)5 D)20 E)25 . E)at least 5. the probability of concluding that the row variable is independent of the column variable A)decreases. D)at most 1. D)remains the same. 10 INCORRECT The 2 statistic from a contingency table with 6 rows and five columns will have _____ degrees of freedom.

. The degrees of freedom for the chi-square statistic is: A)4999 B)6 C)5 D)4 E)3 13 According to a survey conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics. the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives appear to differ (Z=-1. Using = .11 INCORRECT For the chi-square goodness of fit test. B)in both the left and right tails of a chi-square curve. D)in the right tail of a chi-square curve.05. Suppose these results are based on INCORRECT samples of 1. C)in the right tail of the appropriate F curve. 60.400 women.5% of women in the United States acknowledged "a moderate" amount of stress in their lives.8% of men and 67. INCORRECT The sample consists of 5000 observations and is divided into 6 categories (intervals).600 men and 1.51). can we conclude that the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives are different? (H0: P1-P2 = 0) What is the value of the actual test statistic? A)Yes. 12 The 2 statistic is used to test whether the assumption of normality is reasonable for a given population distribution. the rejection point 2 is A)in the left tail of a chi-square curve.

81).51). C)Yes. a ______ statistic is used.71).B)No. A)Z B)t C)Chi-square D)None of the above . 14 When testing the difference between two population INCORRECT proportions using large independent random samples. the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives do not significantly differ from each other (Z=-1. the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives do not significantly differ from each other (Z=-1.31). D)Yes. the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives appear to be different (Z=-2. the proportions of men and women who experience moderate stress in their lives appear to be different (Z=-3. E)No.

individual y-value y Slope.In testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations using large independent random samples. we would like to use confidence intervals for the ________ and prediction intervals for the ________ at a given value of x. y True y False In a simple linear regression analysis. mean y-value y Mean y-value. the probability of rejecting the null hypothesis: y Decreases y Increases y Is unaffected The point estimate of the variance in a regression model is y SSE y b0 y MSE y b1 When using simple linear regression. mean slope y Y-intercept. He assigns each of the fifteen workers to both types of machines to compare the hourly production rate of the 15 workers. y Always y Sometimes y Never There are two types of machines called type A and type B. other things equal as the sample means get closer to each other. In other words. each worker operates machine A and machine B for one hour each. the alternative hypothesis indicates no differences between the two specified means. mean y-intercept The correlation coefficient is the ratio of explained variation to total variation. y Individual y-value. These two samples are independent. the correlation coefficient (a) and the slope (b) ________ have the same sign. y True y False . Both type A and type B can be used to produce a certain product. y True y False In a completely randomized ANOVA. The production manager wants to compare efficiency of the two machines.

y Larger than y Smaller than y Same as y Sometimes larger than sometimes smaller than Given the following information about a hypothesis test of the difference between two means based on independent random samples.1. y True y False For the same value X (independent variable). which one of the following is the correct rejection region at a significance level of . then we can conclude that there is a perfect relationship between X and Y.If r = . but also shows whether the relationship is positive or negative. the confidence interval for the average value of Y (dependent variable) is ________ the prediction interval for the individual value of Y.05? . y True y False In a simple linear regression model. the coefficient of determination not only indicates the strength of the relationship between independent and dependent variable.

y Reject H0 if Z > 1.0 y 1.08 y Reject H0 if t > 1. the degrees of freedom for the test statistic is ________. y True y False The error term is the difference between an individual value of the dependent variable and the corresponding mean value of the dependent variable.721 y Reject H0 if t > 2.645 y Reject H0 if t > 1. y 0. if n1 = 13 and n2 = 10.782 The simple linear regression (least squares method) minimizes: y The explained variation y SSyy y Total variation y SSxx y SSE If we are testing the difference between the means of two normally distributed populations with samples of n1 = 10. y 19 y 18 y 9 y 8 y 20 When comparing two independent population means. y 19 y 18 y 9 y 8 y 10 .1 y 0.0 y 0. the degrees of freedom for the t statistic is ________. n2 = 10. y True y False If all the data points fell on a straight line. -1 or 1 If we are testing the hypothesis about the mean of a population of paired differences with samples of n1 = 10. degrees of freedom for the t statistic is 22. SSE would equal ________ and r would equal ________. n2 = 10.96 y Reject H0 if Z > 1.

The estimated simple linear regression equation minimizes the sum of the standard deviations between each value of Y and the line. The degree of freedom for the t statistic is 10. y Histogram of the residuals form a bell-shaped. the value of the error term also increases. y True y False When comparing two independent population means by using large samples selected from populations with equal variances. symmetrical curve. y True y False Which of the following is a violation of one of the major assumptions of the simple regression model? y The error terms are independent of each other.In an experiment involving matched pairs. y As the value of x increases. a sample of 12 pairs of observations is collected. and 0 The slope of the simple linear regression equation represents the average change in the value of the dependent variable per unit change in the independent variable (X).and y 0 and 8 y -1. y The error terms occur in a random pattern over time. y True y False In simple regression analysis the quantity that gives the amount by which Y (dependent variable) changes for a unit change in X (independent variable) is called the y Coefficient of determination y Slope of the regression line y Y intercept of the regression line y Correlation coefficient y Standard error The correlation coefficient may assume any value between y 0 and 1 y . then we can . y True y False When using simple regression analysis. and 1 y -1. if there is a strong correlation between the independent and dependent variable. the correct test statistic to use is t.

y True y False .conclude that an increase in the value of the independent variable causes an increase in the value of the dependent variable.