# statistics

### The relief time provided by a standard dose of a popular children’s allergy medicine averages 7.9

The relief time provided by a standard dose of a popular children’s allergy medicine averages 7.9 hours with a standard deviation of 2.2 hours....
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### Imagine that the diabetic test accurately indicates the disease in 95% of the people who have it. Wh

Imagine that the diabetic test accurately indicates the disease in 95% of the people who have it. What's the miss rate? Miss Rate = 1 - 0.95 Miss...
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### A group of students at a school takes a history test. The distribution is normal with a mean of 25,

A group of students at a school takes a history test. The distribution is normal with a mean of 25, and a standard deviation of 4. (a) Everyone...
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### Assume the speed of vehicles along a stretch of I-10 has an approximately normal distribution with a

Assume the speed of vehicles along a stretch of I-10 has an approximately normal distribution with a mean of 71 mph and a standard deviation of 8...
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### The patient recovery time from a particular surgical procedure is normally distributed with a mean o

The patient recovery time from a particular surgical procedure is normally distributed with a mean of 5.3 days and a standard deviation of 2.1...
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### Height and weight are two measurements used to track a child's development. TheWorld Health Organiza

Height and weight are two measurements used to track a child's development. The World Health Organization measures child development by comparing...
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### Suppose that the distance of fly balls hit to the outfield (in baseball) is normally distributed wit

Suppose that the distance of fly balls hit to the outfield (in baseball) is normally distributed with a mean of 250 feet and a standard deviation...
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### Facebook provides a variety of statistics on its Web site that detail the growth and popularity of t

Facebook provides a variety of statistics on its Web site that detail the growth and popularity of the site. On average, 28 percent of 18 to 34...
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### Suppose that the distance of fly balls hit to the outfield (in baseball) is normally distributed wit

Suppose that the distance of fly balls hit to the outfield (in baseball) is normally distributed with a mean of 250 feet and a standard deviation...
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### A typical adult has an average IQ score of 105 with a standard deviation of 20. If 20 randomly selec

A typical adult has an average IQ score of 105 with a standard deviation of 20. If 20 randomly selected adults are given an IQ test, what is the...
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### Which of the following is NOT TRUE about the distribution for averages?

Which of the following is NOT TRUE about the distribution for averages? a. The mean, median, and mode are equal. b. The area under the curve is...
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