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# Which of the following are the two most commonly used measures of variability?

A.Variance and standard deviation
B.Range and interquartile range
C.Mean and variance
D.Variance and median

Answer Key: A

The result of tossing a coin once will be either head or tail. Let A and B be the events of observing head and tail,
respectively. The events A and B are:
A.mutually exclusive
B.independent
C.conditional
D.unilateral

Answer Key: A
If the probability that it will rain tomorrow is 0.38, then the probability that it will not rain tomorrow is:
A.0.38
B.-0.38
C.0.62
D.1.38

Answer Key: C

Suppose that 50 identical batteries are being tested. After 8 hours of continuous use, assume that a given battery is still
operating with a probability of 0.70 and has failed with a probability of 0.30.
What is the probability that fewer than 40 batteries will last at least 8 hours?
A.0.7986
B.0.0789

C.0.9598
D.0.9211

Answer Key: D
The following data were obtained from a survey of college students. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months.
x
P (X=x)

0

1

2

3

4

5

0.20

0.25

0.20

0.15

0.10

0.10

What is the variance of X?
A.2.50
B.4.32
C.2.34
D.3.42

Answer Key: A
Suppose that 50 identical batteries are being tested. After 8 hours of continuous use, assume that a given battery is still
operating with a probability of 0.70 and has failed with a probability of 0.30.
What is the probability that greater than 30 batteries will last at least 8 hours?
A.0.9522
B.0.8594
C.0.0848
D.0.9152

Answer Key: D

The average height of flowering cherry trees in a nursery is 11 feet. If the heights are normally
distributed with a standard deviation of 1.6, find the probability that a randomly selected cherry tree in
this nursery is less than 13 feet tall.
A.

0.67

B.0.89

C.0.95
D.0.11

Answer Key: B
Given that Z is a standard normal random variable, P(-1.0 < Z < 1.5) is
A.0.7745
B.0.8413
C.0.9332
D.0.0919

Answer Key: A
The continuous distribution characterized by a symmetric, bell-shaped curve is the:
A.binomial distribution
B.exponential distribution
C.Poisson distribution
D.normal distribution

Answer Key: D
The theorem that states that the sampling distribution of the sample mean is approximately normal when the sample size
n is reasonably large is known as the:
A.central limit theorem
B.point estimate theorem
C.central tendency theorem
D.simple random sample theorem

Answer Key: A
In a normal distribution, changing the standard deviation:
A.makes the curve more or less spread out

B.makes the curve more robust
C.splits the distribution to two curves
D.shifts the curve left or right

Answer Key: A
The standard normal distribution has a mean of ___ and standard deviation of ___, respectively.
A.0 and 1
B.0 and 0
C.1 and 0
D.1 and 1

Answer Key: A

Accepted characters: numbers, decimal point markers (period or comma), sign indicators (-), spaces (e.g., as thousands
separator, 5 000), "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). NOTE: For scientific notation, a period MUST be used as the
decimal point marker.
Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.
For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.
A sample of 150 students at a State University was taken after the final business statistics exam to ask them whether they
went partying the weekend before the final or spent the weekend studying, and whether they did well or poorly on the
final. The following table contains the result.
Did Well Did Poorly
on Exam on Exam
Studying for
60
Exam

15

Went
Partying

53

22

If the sample is a good representation of the population, what percentage of those who did poorly on the final exam
should we expect to have spent the weekend studying? Place your answer in the blank, rounded to 2 decimal places. Do
not use a percentage sign (%). For example, 44.44 would be a legitmate answer. 22.06%
Answer Key: 22.06

Accepted characters: numbers, decimal point markers (period or comma), sign indicators (-), spaces (e.g., as thousands
separator, 5 000), "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). NOTE: For scientific notation, a period MUST be used as the
decimal point marker.
Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.
For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.
Find the mean of the probability distribution:
X

0

1

2

3

4

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481 .345 would be a legitimate entry. decimal point markers (period or comma).Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. A sample of 9 production managers with over 15 years of experience has an average salary of \$71. as thousands separator. 384. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. 370. sign indicators (-). rounded to a whole number. 425. Do not use a dollar sign. Construct a 99% confidence interval estimate for the standard deviation of family dental expenses for all employees of this corporation. 177. 225. 250. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. decimal point markers (period or comma). in dollars rounded to 1 decimal place. 304.456 would be a legitimate entry.9 Answer Key: 94. A random sample of 400 consumers was selected from the market under investigation and showed that 53% favored Coca-Cola over other brands. 84836 Accepted characters: numbers. or any other stray mark. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. 540. The personnel department of a large corporation wants to estimate the family dental expenses of its employees to determine the feasibility of providing a dental insurance plan. For example. 593. NOTE: For scientific notation. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.4 would be a legitimate entry.000. in dollars rounded to 1 decimal place. in the first blank. 318. 57164 . For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. You are told that a random sample of 150 people from Iowa has been given cholesterol tests. Place your LOWER limit. Place your UPPER limit in the second blank .g. 65432 would be a legitimate entry.g. 54321 would be a legitimate entry.569|. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. a comma.491. sign indicators (-). a comma. in the second blank. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. Place your LOWER limit.9.2 Accepted characters: numbers. Assuming that the salaries of production managers with over 15 years experience are normally distributed. A marketing research consultant hired by Coca-Cola is interested in determining the proportion of customers who favor Coke over other soft drinks. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). 182. Do not use a dollar sign. spaces (e. For example. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). A random sample of 12 employees reveals the following family dental expenses (in dollars): 115. Place your LOWER limit.. or any other stray mark. Do not use a dollar sign. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. spaces (e. . For example. 84836 Answer Key: 57164. sign indicators (-). you can be 95% confident that the mean salary for all production managers with at least 15 years of experience is between what two numbers. as thousands separator. NOTE: For scientific notation. decimal point markers (period or comma). NOTE: For scientific notation. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.589 Accepted characters: numbers. Do not use a dollar sign. as thousands separator.. in the first blank . 5 000). For example. 275. 5 000). Compute a 95% confidence interval for the true proportion of people who favor Coke. and 60 of these people had . a comma. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.7|94. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.0|304. or any other stray mark.471|. 5 000).5 Place your UPPER limit. . in the first blank. spaces (e. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. Place your UPPER limit. rounded to 3 decimal places. in the second blank.g.. .000 and a sample standard deviation of \$18. For example. 567. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. Answer Key: .8 would be a legitimate entry. or any other stray mark. 281. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). rounded to a whole number. 98. and 228. a comma. For example.579 .

decimal point markers (period or comma). Answer Key: 2.678 would be a legitimate entry.. If a sample has 25 observations and a 99% confidence estimate for is needed.1210 Feedback: This is a sampling distribution problem with μ = 24.478 .1203|0.NORMSDIST(1. 0.NORMDIST(27.g. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0733 Round your answer to 4 decimal places as necessary. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. what is the probability the average mpg achieved by these 30 cars will be greater than 27? Answer: . Construct a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion of people in Iowa with cholesterol levels over 200. rounded to 3 decimal places. For example.093 . TRUE) = 0. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. . 3. sign indicators (-). rounded to 3 decimal places. Place your answer. If a sample has 20 observations and a 95% confidence estimate for is needed. For example.1357 would be a legitimate entry. in the blank. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. Place your answer. the appropriate value of the t-multiple required is 2. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.456 would be an appropriate entry. For example. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).6 mpg and a standard deviation of 11. P(z > 1. sign indicators (-). Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. and sample size n = 30.312|. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. the appropriate value of the t-multiple required is 2.2/SQRT(30). NOTE: For scientific notation. The manufacturer of a new compact car claims the miles per gallon (mpg) for the gasoline consumption is mound-shaped and symmetric with a mean of 24. decimal point markers (period or comma).789 would be a legitimate entry. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).6.488 Accepted characters: numbers.468|. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.levels over the “safe” count of 200.g. spaces (e. in the blank.2 mpg. 24. 5 000).332. rounded to 3 decimal places. 5 000).173691) = 1 . σ = 11.1203 . If 30 such cars are tested.797 . 4. For example.173691) = 0.567 would be a legitimate entry.1203 Or you can compute the probability without having to compute z first: P(x-bar > 27) = 1 . Place your LOWER limit. For example. NOTE: For scientific notation.. Answer Key: 2. as thousands separator..797 Accepted characters: numbers. 5 000). . Answer Key: .2. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.6.093 Accepted characters: numbers.g. as thousands separator. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. spaces (e. as thousands separator. . Answer Key: 0. rounded to 3 decimal places. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. in the second blank . NOTE: For scientific notation. 11. spaces (e. in the first blank . {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.322 . sign indicators (-). Place your UPPER limit. decimal point markers (period or comma).

0.395 Answer Key: B Compute where t15 has a t-distribution with 15 degrees of freedom.the normal distribution Answer Key: C A recent study of 750 Internet users in Europe found that 35% of Internet users were women.0.321 < p < 0.28.384 C.5.chi-square distribution C.0.6 D.0.F.0 Points A sample of 23 European countries found that the variance of life expectancy was 7.0 Answer Key: C In constructing a confidence interval estimate for a population mean.9 < < 115. What is the 95% confidence interval estimate for the variance of life expectancy in Europe? A. What is the 95% confidence interval estimate for the true proportion of women in Europe who use the Internet? A.305 < p < 0.distribution B.3 years.0. A. we introduce a new source of variability and the sampling distribution we use is: A.93606 B.27.391 D.316 < p < 0.96803 .309 < p < 0.0.3 B.4 < < 14.6 < < 10.4.2 < < 118. when we replace with the sample standard deviation (s).Part 2 of 3 - 10.379 B.t -distribution D.3 C.0/ 11.

What is the 90% confidence interval for the average days worked by employees in all payroll departments? A.03197 D. If the researcher wants her estimate to be within 3% of the true proportion. A previous study conducted by the Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons found that 80% of women wear shoes that are too small for their feet. with 98% confidence. what is the lowest possible score a student needs to qualify for acceptance into the university? A.1400 C.1250 D.683 C.183 D.2 < < 318.484 Answer Key: A 1.8 days.1100 Answer Key: A 1.3 days a year with a standard deviation of 23.6 B.0 Points Question 13 of 20 A researcher wishes to know.C. applicants must score within the top 5% on the SAT exam.0 < < 319.0 Points Question 14 of 20 A sample of 25 different payroll departments found that the employees worked an average of 310.7639 Answer Key: C In order to be accepted into a top university.301.1330 B. how large a sample is necessary? A.0 < < 322.0.0/ 1.0. Given that SAT test scores are normally distributed with a mean of 1000 and a standard deviation of 200.302. the percentage of women who wear shoes that are too small for their feet.4 .6 C.0/ 1.966 B.298.

31 C.8233 B.D.0.39 D.0.139 .196 C.314.36 B. A. How many elephants does the researcher need to weigh so that he can be 80% confident that the average weight of elephants in his sample is within 350 pounds of the true average weight for this subspecies? A.1767 Answer Key: D 1. How many nickels does a coin counter manufacturer need to weigh so that she can be 98% confident that her sample mean is within 25 milligrams of the true average weight of a nickel? A.0 Points Question 15 of 20 In a study of elephants a researcher wishes to determine the average weight of a certain subspecies of elephants.0.6466 D.239 D.1 < < 316.5334 C. From previous studies.50 B.0/ 1.0 Points Question 16 of 20 Compute where t20 has a t-distribution with 20 degrees of freedom.8 Answer Key: C 1. the standard deviation of the weights of elephants in this subspecies is known to be 1500 pounds.166 Answer Key: B 0.0.0/ 1.0/ 1.0 Points Question 17 of 20 A previous study of nickels showed that the standard deviation of the weight of nickels is 150 milligrams.

the normal distribution is used to approximate the sampling distribution of the sample proportion.0/ 1. True False Answer Key: False 477725 Quiz 4 MATH302 Part 1 of 3 - Question 1 of 20 The “Pizza Hot” manager commits a Type I error if he/she is 8.0 Points Question 20 of 20 As a general rule.0/ 2. only if the sample size n is greater than 30. . 10.10 is True False Answer Key: False 0. 10.80) D. A.32) C.0 Points Question 19 of 20 The lower limit of the 95% confidence interval for the population proportion p.Answer Key: B 1.0/ 11. 10.(9.(9.0 Points Question 18 of 20 A food snack manufacturer samples 15 bags of pretzels off the assembly line and weighed their contents. find the 95% confidence interval estimate for the true mean. If the sample mean is 10.0 Points 0.04) B.0/ 1.0 Points .68.96.0 and the sample standard deviation is 0. given that n = 300.08) Answer Key: D Part 3 of 3 - 1. and 0. 10.97.0 Points 1.92. = 0.15.0/ 1.(9.(9.1339.0/ 1.

A. Does this indicate that the percentage has increased from that of previous studies? Test at the 5% level of significance.79 D.79 B.79. H1: p > . H1: Answer Key: B Question 4 of 20 > . H1:  > . A. H1: p ≠ .H0: p ≤ .z = 0.79 C.staying with old style when new style is no better than old style C.645 D.62 B.z = 0.79 .69 C.0 Points Question 2 of 20 Results from previous studies showed 79% of all high school seniors from a certain city plan to attend college after graduation. A random sample of 200 high school seniors from this city reveals that 162 plan to attend college. : = .79.t = 1.staying with old style when new style is better B.H0:  = .79. State the null and alternative hypotheses.switching to new style when it is better than old style D.79.0 Points Question 3 of 20 Results from previous studies showed 79% of all high school seniors from a certain city plan to attend college after graduation. Compute the z or t value of the sample test statistic.0/ 1.switching to new style when it is no better than old style Answer Key: D 1.A. A random sample of 200 high school seniors from this city reveals that 162 plan to attend college.96 Answer Key: B 0.0/ 1.z = 1.H0: p = . Does this indicate that the percentage has increased from that of previous studies? Test at the 5% level of significance.

test is biased D.one-tailed test D.one or two-tailed B.two-tailed test B.0/ 1.0 Points A.0 Points Question 5 of 20 If a teacher is trying to prove that a new method of teaching economics is more effective than a traditional one.null hypothesis is incorrectly rejected when it is true B.quality of the researcher B.alternative hypothesis D.0/ 1.confidence interval Answer Key: C Question 6 of 20 Smaller p-values indicate more evidence in support of the: 1.sample mean differs from the population mean Answer Key: A 1.the reduction of variance Answer Key: C Question 7 of 20 The form of the alternative hypothesis can be: A. he/she will conduct a: A.A type I error occurs when the: A.0 Points .point estimate of the population parameter C.0/ 1.null hypothesis is incorrectly accepted when it is false C.one-tailed 1.null hypothesis C.

C. What is the p-value associated with your test of hypothesis? A.0.level of significance B.neither one nor two-tailed D.0/ 1. Does this indicate that the percentage has increased from that of previous studies? Test at the 5% level of significance.a 95% confidence interval includes the hypothesized value of the parameter Answer Key: B 1.0 Points A.0/ 1.a 95% confidence interval does not include the hypothesized value of the parameter C.the null hypotheses includes sampling error D.0 Points A.the null hypothesis is biased B.7563 C.0.0.0 Points Question 10 of 20 Results from previous studies showed 79% of all high school seniors from a certain city plan to attend college after graduation.2437 B.0/ 1.elective hypothesis D. A random sample of 200 high school seniors from this city reveals that 162 plan to attend college.quality of the researcher C.alternative hypothesis Answer Key: D Question 9 of 20 A null hypothesis can only be rejected at the 5% significance level if and only if: 1.two-tailed Answer Key: A Question 8 of 20 The hypothesis that an analyst is trying to prove is called the: 1.4874 .

a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. spaces (e.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.t = 27. If the lab technician takes 16 measurements and the variance of the measurements in the sample is 2.1357 Round your answer to four decimal places as necessary. Answer Key: 0.g. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. sign indicators (-). 15 customers stated their preference for mint chocolate chip. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.g. NOTE: For scientific notation. An ice cream shop determines that of 190 customers..1357 Question 13 of 20 0. 5 000).50 = 30.58 D.50 Answer Key: B Part 2 of 3 - Question 12 of 20 4. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. does this provide enough evidence to reject the claim that the lab technician’s accuracy is within the target accuracy? Compute the value of the appropriate test statistic. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0/ 1. decimal point markers (period or comma). A medical doctor wishes to test the claim that the standard deviation of the systolic blood pressure of deep sea divers is .2 or less. sign indicators (-). NOTE: For scientific notation.D. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.65 B. The target accuracy is a variance in measurements of 1.6874 Answer Key: A 0. C. as thousands separator. A. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0 Points 1.0/ 1.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers. = 27. A survey determines that mint chocolate chip is the favorite s flavor of 6% of consumers. decimal point markers (period or comma).0/ 1.0. spaces (e. Find the P-value that would be used to determine if the percentage of customers who prefer mint chocolate chip ice has increased at a 5% level of significance.z = 1. as thousands separator. 5 000). Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.0 Points Question 11 of 20 A lab technician is tested for her consistency by taking multiple measurements of cholesterol levels from the same blood sample. P-value: 0. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.2..0/ 6.1357|0.

Place your answer. sign indicators (-).45 vs H1: p < . Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. . spaces (e. Answer Key: 25. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). rounded to 4 decimal places. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0/ 1.067|0. what is the p-value associated with this test? Place your answer. In that case. rounded to 3 decimal places.g. decimal point markers (period or comma).1005 Answer Key: . a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. 5 000).0/ 1. 0. NOTE: For scientific notation.g. in the blank. For example. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.069 Question 15 of 20 1. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. sign indicators (-).5 Std error of mean 0. which is thought to be representative of sales staffs of competing organizations in the industry. Assuming that the systolic blood pressures of deep sea divers are normally distributed.45. You decide to collect data on the average battery life (in hours) of a random sample of n = 20 batteries. NOTE: For scientific notation.980 0. Compute the p-value associated with this test.0 Points Question 14 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. Place your answer. Some of the information related to the hypothesis test is presented below. 0. in the blank. He believes that the proportion of women in similar sales positions across the country is less than 45%. he directs you to test H0: p .1003|. decimal point markers (period or comma).567 would be a legitimate entry. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. decimal point markers (period or comma).g. NOTE: For scientific notation. To do so. on average. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).. You believe that the mean life may be different from the 100 hours the company claims. In doing so. 5 000).greater than 450. The ABC battery company claims that their batteries last 100 hours. the doctor would perform a chisquare test to test her research hypothesis. what is the test value that she would compute. as thousands separator. For example. You decide to conduct a test to see if the company's claim is true. The CEO of a software company is committed to expanding the proportion of highly qualified women in the organization’s staff of salespersons.34 Answer Key: 0. spaces (e. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. Hoping to find support for his belief. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.234 would be a legitimate entry... 0. 34. as thousands separator. sign indicators (-).3456 would be a legitimate entry. 0.958 42. as thousands separator. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.0/ 1.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers. For example.777 100 Assuming the life length of batteries is normally distributed. Test of H0: = 100 versus H1: Sample mean 98. she selected a random sample of 25 divers and found s = 468.1020 Question 16 of 20 1. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. you collect a random sample of 50 salespersons employed by his company. spaces (e. rounded to 3 decimal places in the blank. 5 000). The collected random sample of size 50 showed that only 18 were women.

If you wanted to test. as thousands separator. We may assume that x has a normal distribution with = 2. sign indicators (-).91%. on average. For example.0/ 3. rounded to 3 decimal places.g. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).4%. -1.0 Points Question 17 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. in the second blank. spaces (e.8%. 5 000). {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.05 level of significance. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. the mean dividend yield is = 6.064 Answer Key: -2. rounded to 3 decimal places.064. You wonder if the average might differ from the 1500 hours that the firm claims. rounded to 2 decimal places. decimal point markers (period or comma). A firm that produces light bulbs claims that their lightbulbs last 1500 hours.0/ 1. 2.234 would be a legitimate entry.234 would be a legitimate entry. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.854 1500 Assuming the life length of this type of lightbulb is normally distributed. 1. You then conduct an appopriate test of hypothesis. 1.0/ 1.0 Points . what are the critical values that you should use? Place the smallest critical value. in the first blank.0 Points Question 18 of 20 A one-tailed alternative is one that is supported by evidence in either direction.65 Answer Key: 1. -2.0 Points True False Answer Key: False Question 19 of 20 An alternative or research hypothesis is usually the hypothesis a researcher wants to prove. Let x be a random variable representing dividend yield of Australian bank stocks.4% what is the critical value that you would use? Place your answer. Test of H0: = 1500 versus H1: Sample mean 1509.5 Std error of mean 4. if you wish to conduct this test using a . Some of the information related to the hypothesis test is presented below. at a . For example.65 1.34 would be a legitimate entry. A random sample of 16 Australian bank stocks has a sample mean dividend yield of 8.064 . in the blank. 2. Place the larger critical value. 2..064 Part 3 of 3 - 2.05 level of significance. to determine if these data indicate that the dividend yield of all Australian bank stocks is higher than 6.0/ 1. To explore this possibility you take a random sample of n = 25 light bulbs purchased from this firm and record the lifetime (in hours) of each bulb. 1. For example. NOTE: For scientific notation. True False Answer Key: True 1.For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. For the entire Australian stock market.

The summary statistics associated with these samples are: n 1 = 21.879 does not exceed the critical value of 2. at the . the test value of 1.12 Answer Key: A Question 2 of 17 1.No. Can he conclude. s1 = .0264 D. that the average trunk diameter of a pine tree is greater than the average diameter of a spruce tree? .529.05 level of significance.0/ 3. would you conclude that the risks associated with these two stocks are different? A.Yes.0 Points A field researcher is gathering data on the trunk diameters of mature pine and spruce trees in a certain area.0. the p-value associated with this test is 0. then it must also be rejected at the 0. n2 = 21. the investor obtains a random sample of 21 daily price changes for stock 1 and 21 daily price changes for stock 2. at the .46 B.No.0 Points Question 20 of 20 If a null hypothesis about a population mean is rejected at the 0.10 level of significance.0/ 1.025 level of significance. The following are the results of his random sampling.0/ 1.01 level. s2 = .0528 C. One way to measure the risk of a given stock is to measure the variation in the stock’s daily price changes. If you compute the test value by placing the larger variance in the numerator.0/ 1. True False Answer Key: False Part 1 of 8 - 2.725.0 Points Question 1 of 17 An investor wants to compare the risks associated with two different stocks.0 Points 1. the p-value associated with this test is 0. the test value of 1.371 does not exceed the critical value of 2. In an effort to test the claim that the variance in the daily stock price changes for stock 1 is different from the variance in the daily stock price changes for stock 2.No.

The data support the claim because the test value 2.p = .The data support the claim because the test value 2.64. One treatment approach used for multiple myeloma is stem cell transplantation with the patient’s own stem cells.885014 B. C. Two measurements were taken: the first immediately prior to the stem cell transplant.Pine trees Spruce trees Sample size 40 70 Mean trunk diameter (cm) 45 39 Sample variance 100 150 A.0/ 1.78 is greater than 1. and the second at the time of the complete response.The data do not support the claim because the test value 1.p = . The data do not support the claim because the test value 1. D.78 is greater than 1.28.p = .0 Points .114986 Answer Key: C Part 2 of 8 - 4. Answer Key: A 0.057493 D.28.64.942597 C.29 is less than 1. Patient Before After 1 158 284 2 189 214 3 202 101 4 353 227 5 416 290 6 426 176 7 441 290 Suppose you wanted to conduct a test of hypothesis to determine if there is sufficient evidence to conclude that the mean bone marrow microvessel density is higher before the stem cell transplant than after the stem cell transplant? What is the p-value associated with the test of hypothesis you would conduct? A. B. The following data represent the bone marrow microvessel density for a sample of 7 patients who had a complete response to a stem cell transplant as measured by blood and urine tests.29 is greater than 1.p = .0 Points Question 3 of 17 Multiple myeloma or blood plasma cancer is characterized by increased blood vessel formulation in the bone marrow that is a prognostic factor in survival.0/ 5.

0 Points Question 4 of 17 The marketing manager of a large supermarket chain would like to use shelf space to predict the sales of pet food.0001.0.0/ 1.74.827 Answer Key: D Question 5 of 17 1. is greater than the critical value 1. A.652 B. in feet. because the sample correlation coefficient 0. D.xlsx.0. .Yes.4 4 10 1.0. because the t-test value.0 Points An agent for a residential real estate company in a large city would like to be able to predict the monthly rental cost of apartments based on the size of the apartment. devoted to pet food and the weekly sales in hundreds of dollars.0/ 1. Answer Key: A . 7.6 2 5 2.95.684 D.3 8 15 2.05 level of significance determine if the correlation between rental cost and apartment size is significant.96. A. because the sample correlation coefficient is less than .6 11 20 2.85 exceeds 0.No.Yes.4 6 10 2.8 10 20 2.0. Apartments. Data for a sample of 25 apartments in a particular neighborhood are provided in the worksheet Apartments in the Excel workbook Apartments.50.9 5 10 2. there is a statistically significant linear relationship between monthly rental cost and apartment size. there is a statistically significant linear relationship between monthly rental cost and apartment size. she gathered the following information regarding the shelf space. because the p-value for this test is less than . there is a statistically significant linear relationship between monthly rental cost and apartment size. there is not a statistically significant linear relationship between monthly rental cost and apartment size.1.308 C.6 Store Shelf Space Weekly Sales 7 15 2.2 3 5 1.7 9 15 2. Store Shelf Space Weekly Sales 1 5 1. For a random sample of 12 similar stores.Yes. B. C.9 12 20 3.1 Compute the value of the sample correlation coefficient between weekly sales and shelf space.xlsx At the .

25 B.0/ 1. The sum of the squared residuals will be: A.16.0/ 1.xlsx Temperature (x) 73 78 85 98 93 81 76 105 Kilowatts (y) 680 760 910 1510 1170 837 600 1800 .49. (10.25% C. 60).00 C.5 X has been fitted to the data points (28. (20.20.20% D.00 D. Based on the data in the table below. 18). is there a significant linear relationship between temperature and the amount of electricity used? These data are also available in the worksheet temperature in the Excel workbook Temperature.50% Answer Key: A 1. 50).25 Answer Key: A 0.80% B.0 Points Question 8 of 17 The city of Oakdale wishes to see if there is a linear relationship between the temperature and the amount of electricity used (in kilowatts). Temperature. the following sum of squares are produced: = 400 = 80 = 320 The proportion of the variation in Y that is explained by the variation in X is: A. and (25.0/ 1.94.0 Points Question 7 of 17 In a simple linear regression analysis.0 Points Question 6 of 17 The regression line y' = -3 + 2.1. 55).xlsx.

1. D. which provides evidence of a significant linear relationship.0/ 2. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.. NOTE: For scientific notation.0/ 2. Can he conclude.No.981. the sample correlation coefficient is equal to 0.79 Round your answer to three decimal places. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). What is the critical value? Critical value: 1. which does not provide evidence of a significant linear relationship. the sample correlation coefficient is equal to 0. one-tail test) the critical t-value is 1.Yes. A field researcher is gathering data on the trunk diameters of mature pine and spruce trees in a certain area.328 Feedback: This is a t-test of independent samples.0 Points Question 9 of 17 Accepted characters: numbers.Yes. the sample correlation coefficient is equal to 0.10 level of significance. which provides evidence of a significant linear relationship.No. Answer Key: A Part 3 of 8 - 0. C.30 Round your answer to three decimal places. sign indicators (-).897. 5 000).981. . Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. the sample correlation coefficient is equal to 0. Use the formula for the t test value on page 480: Using Table F (df = 19. Answer Key: 1. at the 0.098.0 Points 0.328. B. as thousands separator. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. spaces (e. which does not provide evidence of a significant linear relationship.A. alpha = 0. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. decimal point markers (period or comma). The following are the results of his random sampling.878. that the average trunk diameter of a pine tree is greater than the average diameter of a spruce tree? Pine trees Spruce trees Sample size 20 30 Mean trunk diameter (cm) 45 39 Sample variance 100 150 What is the test value for this hypothesis test? Test value: 2.10.g.

with the following results: Store Shelf Space(X) Weekly Sales(Y) 1 10 2.0 Points Question 10 of 17 Accepted characters: numbers.g. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). sign indicators (-).0 7 20 2.. Do not use a dollar sign. with the following results: Store Shelf Space(X) Weekly Sales(Y) 1 10 2.g. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.Part 4 of 8 - 2. The marketing manager of a large supermarket chain would like to determine the effect of shelf space (in feet) on the weekly sales of international food (in hundreds of dollars).8 4 15 2. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. A random sample of 12 equal –sized stores is selected.684 1.0 2 10 2. decimal point markers (period or comma). spaces (e. NOTE: For scientific notation. NOTE: For scientific notation. as thousands separator. 5 000). What is the value of the coefficient of determination? Place your answer.0/ 1. For example.3 5 15 2.6 3 10 1. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.7 8 20 3.1 9 20 3.3 .0/ 1. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0 2 10 2.6 3 10 1.5 Find the equation of the regression line for these data. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. in the blank. 5 000). The marketing manager of a large supermarket chain would like to determine the effect of shelf space (in feet) on the weekly sales of international food (in hundreds of dollars).0 Points Question 11 of 17 Accepted characters: numbers. spaces (e. 0. decimal point markers (period or comma). a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. 0..3 12 25 3.8 4 15 2. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.0 11 25 3.2 10 25 3.0/ 2. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.0 Points 1.345 would be a legitimate entry. sign indicators (-).8 6 15 3. as thousands separator.684 Answer Key: 0. A random sample of 12 equal –sized stores is selected. rounded to 3 decimal places.

23 and the 22 men charge customers spent \$86. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.074 Answer Key: 1. 5 000). That is suppose you wish to test . "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).8 6 15 3.. Are America's top chief executive officers (CEOs) really worth all that money? One way to answer this question is to look at the annual company percentage increase in revenue versus the CEO's annual percentage salary increase in that same company. what are the least squares regression coefficients of the Y-intercept (a) and slope (b)? Place your answers. the sample standard deviation of the amount charged by the 25 women was \$93. rounded to 3 decimal places . NOTE: For scientific notation.g.1 9 20 3. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. and the sample standard deviation of the amount charged by the 22 men was \$59.7 8 20 3. you wish to know if there is sufficient evidence for Q-Mart to conclude that.2 10 25 3. Q-Mart is interested in comparing its male and female customers. in the blank. as thousands separator.5 Based on these data.3 12 25 3. Q-Mart would like to know if the amount of money spent by its female charge customers differs. For example. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. To answer this question.345 would be a legitimate entry. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). What is the critical value that you would use to conduct this test of hypothesis? Place your answer.695. NOTE: For scientific notation. decimal point markers (period or comma). spaces (e.0 11 25 3. Suppose.48 b= 0.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.5 15 2. the amount spent by women charge customers differs from the amount spent by men charge customers. 0. as thousands separator.g. decimal point markers (period or comma).46.393. rounded to 3 decimal places. 0. on average. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. sign indicators (-). sign indicators (-). in the blanks provided. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. using a 10% level of significance. Moreover. 2.480. Based on these samples. the 25 women charge customers spent \$102. spaces (e. Suppose that a random sample of companies yielded the following data: percent change for corporation 15 12 3 12 28 6 8 2 percent change for CEO 6 17 -4 12 32 -1 7 2 Do these data indicate that the population mean percentage increase in corporate revenue is greater than the population mean percentage increase in CEO salary? Use a 5% level of significance. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. an analyst collected random samples of 25 female customers and 22 male customers. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.0 7 20 2. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. on average.0/ 2.074 Part 5 of 8 - 1.895 Accepted characters: numbers.357 Answer Key: 1. 5 000). a= 1. from the amount spent by its male charge customers.. on average.

0/ 1. 1. based on the procedure advocated by Bluman.01 level of significance? Answer each of the following parts. what is/are the critical values that you would use to conduct this test of hypothesis? Place your answer. Experimental group Control group sample size 35 50 mean sleep improvement 12. 2. a two-tail test is being conducted to test the difference between two population proportions. Does the evidence indicate that the drug improved the amount of REM sleep at a 0.721 Answer Key: 1. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. NOTE: For scientific notation.20.054.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.0 Points When the necessary conditions are met. 3. rounded to 3 decimal places. and the standard error of the sampling distribution is 0. in the blank. Answer Key: 2.20 Round your answer to two decimal places.2963. There is sufficient evidence to show that the quality of sleep is different for the experimental drug than for the control drug. The calculated value of the test statistic is 1. There is sufficient evidence to show that the experimental drug improved the quality of sleep. place only the positive value in the blank.g. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).035 would be a legitimate entry. There is not sufficient evidence to show that the experimental drug improved the quality of sleep.017 Round your answer to three decimal places.42. Researchers conducted an experiment to measure the effect of a drug on improving the quality of sleep as determined by how many more minutes of REM sleep were measured for each participant.3 61. 1. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.2 What is the test value for this hypothesis test? Answer: 2. For example.H0: versus H1: Assuming that the amounts spent by female and male charge customers at Q-Mart are normally distributed. There is not sufficient evidence to show that the control drug decreased the quality of sleep. What is the P-value for this hypothesis test? Answer: 0. as thousands separator. Answer: 2 Enter only a 1.0/ 3. decimal point markers (period or comma). {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. One group of participants were given the experimental drug. 3 or 4 for your answer. True False . If there are two critical values. The two sample proportions are of = 0. 2. 5 000). 2 Part 7 of 8 - 1.35 and = 0. sign indicators (-). What is the conclusion of this hypothesis test? Choose one. 4. 0.017.. 2.721 Part 6 of 8 - 3. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. spaces (e.1 sample variance 56. the other (control) group was given a placebo.8 9.

0/ 1.Median 1.Variance and median C. and the coefficient of determination is 0. The coefficient of correlation must be –0.0 Points 1.Answer Key: False Part 8 of 8 - 1.0 Points . True False Answer Key: False Part 1 of 3 - 10. this means that 95% of the variation in the explanatory variable X can be explained by regression.3X. the least squares line is y' = -3.0/ 12.0 Points Question 1 of 20 Which of the following are the two most commonly used measures of variability? 1.0/ 1.0 Points Question 16 of 17 In a simple linear regression problem.Variance and standard deviation Answer Key: D Question 2 of 20 Which of the following statistics is not a measure of central location? A.95. True False Answer Key: False In a simple linear regression problem.Mean and variance B.7225.0 Points A.Range and interquartile range D.0/ 2. if the coefficient of determination is 0.85.0/ 1.2 + 1.

same as the average C.both a continuous and a discrete variable B.The range D.neither a continuous nor a discrete variable D.a discrete variable C.Mode Answer Key: C 1.The mean B.0/ 1.0 Points .Mean C. and 17.most frequently occurring value D. then this variable is A.The mode 1.a continuous variable Answer Key: B Question 4 of 20 The mode is best described as the 1.B.middle observation Answer Key: C Question 5 of 20 Which measure of central location is meaningful when the data are categorical? A. 6.50th percentile B.0 Points Question 3 of 20 If a variable has possible values –2.The median C.Interquartile range D.0 Points A.0/ 1.0/ 1.

0/ 1.The height of the box has no significance. 0.Discrete and continuous D.figure B.Cross-sectional and discrete C.histogram D.0 Points A.0/ 1.Nominal and progressive B.0/ 1.replica Answer Key: A Question 7 of 20 A time series plot is essentially a: 1.Answer Key: D Question 6 of 20 Researchers may gain insight into the characteristics of a population by examining a 1.0 Points A.diagram C.description of the population D.0 Points .0/ 1.Scatterplot Answer Key: D Question 8 of 20 Numerical variables can be subdivided into which two types? 1.sample of the population B.0 Points A.mathematical model describing the population C.Diverse and categorical Answer Key: C Question 9 of 20 Which of the following statements are false regarding a boxplot? A.

304 D.0/ 1.12 C.18 Answer Key: A 1.B.0 Points Question 11 of 20 A sample of 20 observations has a standard deviation of 4.68% C.400 B.95% B.288 Answer Key: C 1.Boxplots can be used to either describe a single variable in a data set or to compare two (or more) variables D. The sum of the squared deviations from the sample mean is: A.The right and left of the box are the third and first quartiles C.0 Points Question 10 of 20 The total frequency of the data whose ogive is shown below is approximately A. Answer Key: D 0.90 D.50% .34 B. Approximately what percent of the observations are within one standard deviation of the mean? A.0/ 1.The length of the box equals the range of the data.320 C.0/ 1.0 Points Question 12 of 20 Suppose that a histogram of a data set is approximately symmetric and "bell shaped".

a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. . rounded to 2 decimal places in the blank. 77 83 90 82 81 84 85 78 74 81 92 86 77 73 84 86 79 75 81 82 73 91 64 70 80 76 75 76 85 77 90 78 86 95 78 72 73 76 78 93 Compute the standard deviation of these test scores. For example. NOTE: For scientific notation. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. 20. 5 000). Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. The scores are shown below.D. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.0/ 1. For example.06 Question 15 of 20 1. A statistics professor has just given a final examination in his statistical inference course. as thousands separator. decimal point markers (period or comma). and whether they did well or poorly on the final. Place your answer. A sample of 150 students at a State University was taken after the final business statistics exam to ask them whether they went partying the weekend before the final or spent the weekend studying. NOTE: For scientific notation. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.0 Points 0. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.7% Answer Key: B Part 2 of 3 - 4.g. decimal point markers (period or comma).. Do not use a percentage sign (%). rounded to 2 decimal places. spaces (e.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.0/ 1. 44.0 Points Question 14 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).00 Answer Key: 22. 5 000). sign indicators (-). spaces (e. spaces (e. sign indicators (-).g..0/ 1. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. decimal point markers (period or comma). "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). 5.g. sign indicators (-). The following table contains the result. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0 Points Question 13 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. as thousands separator.34 would be a legitimate entry. as thousands separator. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.91 0. 5 000). 77.0/ 6. He is particularly interested in learning how his class of 40 students performed on this exam. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.44 would be a legitmate answer..71|6. Did Well Did Poorly on Exam on Exam Studying for 60 Exam 15 Went Partying 53 22 If the sample is a good representation of the population.75 Answer Key: 6. NOTE: For scientific notation. what percentage of those who did poorly on the final exam should we expect to have spent the weekend studying? Place your answer in the blank.99.

The histogram below represents scores achieved by 250 job applicants on a personality profile. Do not use any stray symbols. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. For example. 5 000).For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.g. 20 Answer Key: 20 Question 16 of 20 1.. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. spaces (e. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. 123 would be a legitimate answer.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.0/ 1. as thousands separator. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). . NOTE: For scientific notation. decimal point markers (period or comma). For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. Seventy percent of the job applicants scored above what value? Place your answer in the blank. sign indicators (-). The histogram below represents scores achieved by 250 job applicants on a personality profile.

100 Answer Key: 100 1. Social Security numbers. sign indicators (-). "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). spaces (e. as thousands separator.. The following table contains the result.How many job applicants scored between 10 and 30? Place your answer in the blank. For example. 44. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. Do not use a percentage sign (%). 5 000). Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. decimal point markers (period or comma). For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. A student scored 84 points on a test where the mean score was 79 and the standard deviation was 4. sign indicators (-).0/ 1. NOTE: For scientific notation. what percentage of them did well in the exam? Place your answer in the blank.33 Part 3 of 3 - 2. rounded to 2 decimal places.0/ 2. 123 would be a legitimate answer. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). decimal point markers (period or comma). 29. and zip codes are examples of numerical variables True False Answer Key: False 1. 5 000). 1. Find the student's z score.0 Points . Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. Do not use any stray symbols. as thousands separator. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.0 Points Question 19 of 20 Phone numbers. spaces (e.0/ 1. rounded to 2 decimal places. and whether they did well or poorly on the final. Did Well in Exam Did Poorly in Exam Studying for Exam 60 15 Went Partying 22 53 Of those in the sample who went partying the weekend before the final exam.25 Answer Key: 1.33 Answer Key: 29..g. NOTE: For scientific notation.0 Points Question 18 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers.25 1.g.0/ 1.0 Points Question 17 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. A sample of 150 students at a State University was taken after the final business statistics exam to ask them whether they went partying the weekend before the final or spent the weekend studying.44 would be a legitmate answer. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. For example. and place it in the blank.

what is the probability that he or she is a factory worker? A.2/5 Answer Key: C 1.1.0045 1.5/8 D.addition rule D. The former is called negatively skewed. 2 executives.0/ 1. 20 technicians.0 Points 1.0 Points Question 2 of 20 is the: A.0/ 1.commutative rule Answer Key: A Question 3 of 20 What is the probability of drawing two queens in a row from a standard deck of cards without replacement? A.rule of opposites C.0/ 1. If a person is selected at random.0 Points Question 20 of 20 A skewed histogram is one with a long tail extending either to the right or left. and 50 factory workers.0 Points Question 1 of 20 The staff at a small company includes: 4 secretaries. 4 engineers. and the later is called positively skewed.1/4 B.0/ 1.1/8 C.0 Points .rule of complements B.0/ 5. True False Answer Key: False Part 1 of 6 - 5.0.

21.84.5.0/ 1.0015 Answer Key: A Question 4 of 20 If one tosses a coin enough times.0 Points Question 5 of 20 The table below shows the preferences for elective courses of students who are undecided about their majors.0/ 1.5% C.0/ 5.63.46. Each question has four possible choices. Philosophy Digital Art Film Studies Male 9 16 22 Female 6 18 14 What is the probability of randomly selecting a student who is female or prefers Digital Art? A. find the probability that the student gets exactly four correct.0385 D.0/ 1.0 Points A. This is an example of: 1.2% B.7% Answer Key: B Part 2 of 6 - 4.0.2% D.the Law of Large Numbers C.the Empirical Rule D.0. the proportion of "heads" will approach 0.0059 C.0 Points 1.B.the Central Limit Theorem B. .0 Points Question 6 of 20 If a student randomly guesses at 20 multiple-choice questions.subjective probabilities Answer Key: B 1.0.

0 Points Question 8 of 20 The following data were obtained from a survey of college students.0.34 D. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months. x P (X=x) Find P( X 0 1 2 3 4 5 0.42 C.A.20 0.25 0.0.0.15 0.0.10 5) A.20 D.00 B.10 C.25 0.10 0.2. x P (X=x) 0 1 2 3 4 5 0.0/ 1.4.15 0.0.0/ 1.20 0.23 Answer Key: A 0.10 0. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months.17 C.32 .08 D.90 Answer Key: A 1.3.50 B.20 0.0.10 What is the variance of X? A.0 Points Question 7 of 20 The following data were obtained from a survey of college students.0.19 B.20 0.2.1.

1.25 5 0.15 0.15 1.20 0.Answer Key: A 1.15 3 0.0/ 4.8 C.1.2.3. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months.25 Answer Key: C Question 10 of 20 Find the variance of the following probability distribution.0.25 0.10 What is the expected value of X? A.10 0.25 4 0.20 0.0 Points .20 B.65 C.1.0 D.1.16 Answer Key: B Part 3 of 6 - 2.20 2 0.0 Points A.48 D. X P(X) 1 0.34 B.0 Points Question 9 of 20 The following data were obtained from a survey of college students.0/ 1.6. x P (X=x) 0 1 2 3 4 5 0.0/ 1.

0/ 1.03 What is the variance of X? Place your answer. in the blank. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. According to a survey conducted by AC Nielsen in April 2002. sign indicators (-).0 Points Question 12 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.62 Question 13 of 20 1.g.3200 1. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months. In February 2002 the Argentine peso lost 70% of its value compared to the United States dollar. 128. Use the following data to answer this question. Furthermore. sign indicators (-). "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).04 0. decimal point markers (period or comma). NOTE: For scientific notation. . rounded to 4 decimal places. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.0 Points Question 11 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. 5 000). a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.. For example. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. This devaluation drastically raised the price of imported products. NOTE: For scientific notation. 68% of the consumers in Argentina were buying fewer products than before the devaluation.0/ 1. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. sign indicators (-).10 0. Number of Products Purchased Brands Purchased Fewer Same More Total Same 10 14 24 48 Changed 262 82 8 352 Total 272 96 32 400 What is the probability that a consumer selected at random purchased the same number or more products than before? Place your answer. 5 000).0 Answer Key: 0. 88% indicated that they had changed the brands they purchased. as thousands separator. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). NOTE: For scientific notation. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).. The following data were obtained from a survey of college students.55 0. decimal point markers (period or comma)..0/ 1. spaces (e. as thousands separator. Suppose the following complete set of results were reported. 24% were buying the same number of products.56 would be a legitimate entry.0. in a trend toward purchasing less-expensive brands. decimal point markers (period or comma).03 0. as thousands separator. rounded to two decimal places in the blank.g. spaces (e.62 Answer Key: 2.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers.15 0. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. spaces (e.10 0. x P (X=x) 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 0. 5 000).g. 4. and 8% were buying more products. 2. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values.

For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.0 Points Question 15 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).04 0. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. NOTE: For scientific notation.10 0. A study was recently done that emphasized the problem we all face with drinking and driving.62 Part 4 of 6 - 3.03 What is the expected value of X? Place your answer. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.10 0. Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is a very visible group whose main focus is to educate the public about the harm caused by drunk drivers.10 0.0/ 1.14 Answer Key: 1.15 0. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months. The variable X represents the number of nonassigned books read during the past six months. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. spaces (e.03 What is the standard deviation of X? Place your answer.15 0. spaces (e.55 0. The numbers are shown below: Number of Vehicles Involved Did alcohol play a role? 1 2 3 Yes 60 110 30 200 No 40 215 45 300 100 325 75 What proportion of accidents involved alcohol and a single vehicle? .55 0. sign indicators (-).10 0. 4. as thousands separator. Five hundred accidents that occurred on a Saturday night were analyzed.14 0. 4. decimal point markers (period or comma). a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. For example.. sign indicators (-). decimal point markers (period or comma).56 would be a legitimate entry.The following data were obtained from a survey of college students..0/ 1.g. rounded to two decimal places in the blank. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.g. 1. 1. For example.03 0.0 Points 0. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. as thousands separator.04 0. Two items noted were the number of vehicles involved and whether alcohol played a role in the accident. x P (X=x) 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 0. The following data were obtained from a survey of college students. rounded to two decimal places in the blank.0 Points Question 14 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. x P (X=x) 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 0.61 Answer Key: 1. NOTE: For scientific notation. 5 000).03 0.56 would be a legitimate entry.0/ 4. 5 000).

Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. each of the three dials must be in the correct position. Do not use any decimal places or commas.. and vanilla.064 Answer Key: 0. sign indicators (-). For example.3375 Answer Key: 0. NOTE: For scientific notation. as thousands separator. and 40%. 5 000). "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). 60%.Place your answer. respectively. decimal point markers (period or comma). 5 000).0/ 1. In order for the vault to open.0 Points Question 16 of 20 Accepted characters: numbers. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not. For example. 27000 Answer Key: 27000 Part 5 of 6 - 1. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.g. spaces (e.0 Points . sign indicators (-). 0. what is the probability that the meeting will take place? Place your answer. has about 40% chance of being able to attend the meeting. The president of a bank is attempting to arrange a meeting with the three vice presidents for a Friday weekly meeting. decimal point markers (period or comma).g. are 75%. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.123 would be a legitimate entry.0/ 1. "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation).0/ 1. spaces (e.3375 Question 17 of 20 1.3456 would be a legitimate entry. For exampe. An ice cream vendor sells three flavors: chocolate. A lock on a bank vault consists of three dials. in the blank.0/ 1. The percentages of cones sales for chocolate.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers. If the meeting will be held only if every vice president can attend. For a randomly selected sale. rounded to 3 decimal places. strawberry. sign indicators (-). "E" or "e" (used in scientific notation). He believes that each of these three busy individuals. 0. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker.064 Question 18 of 20 1. 5 000). NOTE: For scientific notation. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. 0. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. For example: {1+1i} is valid whereas {1+i} is not.g. Complex numbers should be in the form (a + bi) where "a" and "b" need to have explicitly stated values. with the rest vanilla flavored. as thousands separator. For example. spaces (e. define the following events: = chocolate chosen = strawberry chosen = vanilla chosen = ice cream on a cone ice cream in a cup Find the probability that the ice cream was sold on a cone and was chocolate flavor.. rounded to 2 decimal places. each with 30 positions. 12345 would be a legitimate entry. 0.23 is a legitimate entry. a period MUST be used as the decimal point marker. as thousands separator. and vanilla. 0. independently of the others. {0+9i} is valid whereas {9i} is not.12 0.. NOTE: For scientific notation.87 1. in the blank. How many different "dial combinations" are there for this lock? Place your answer in the blank. Answer Key: 0.0 Points Accepted characters: numbers. in the blank. Sales are by the cone or the cup. while 30% are strawberry. rounded to 4 decimal places. decimal point markers (period or comma). Forty five percent of the sales are chocolate. strawberry. Place your answer.

0/ 1.0/ 1.0 Points Question 20 of 20 The expected number of tails in 500 tosses of an unbiased coin is 200. True False Answer Key: False 1.125.0 Points Question 19 of 20 Jim and Mike go to a coffee shop during their lunch break and toss a coin to see who will pay.1.0/ 1. The probability that Mike will pay three days in a row is 0.0 Points . True False Answer Key: True Part 6 of 6 - 1.