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Last year, there were 30,000 students at a university; their GPA had a mean of 2.9 and an SD of 0.6. This year, in a simple random sample of…
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Optogenetics is a new scientific method allowing:
Change of the genetic code in neurons
Simulating neuronal networks of 104 cells in the e…
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The difference between μ and x¯ is
μ is a population parameter, x¯ is a sample parameter
Both are the mean, hence they are equal
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You simulate a lot of lognorma(5, 1) random variables and take their geometric mean. What will it likely be close to?
e^{5 + 1/2}
5 + 1/2…
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You would like to estimate the prevalence of a disease. You randomly sample 10 people from the population of interest and 4 of them have the…
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A diet pill is given to 9 subjects over six weeks. The average difference in weight (follow up  baseline) is 2 pounds. What would the stan…
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Suppose that you create a 95% T confidence interval. You then create a 90% interval using the same data. What can be said about t…
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Suppose that you create a 95% T confidence interval. You then create a 90% interval using the same data. What can be said about t…
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The durations of phone calls taken by the receptionist at an office are like draws made at random with replacement from a list that has an a…
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A truefalse test consists of 20 questions, each of which has one correct answer: true, or false. One point is awarded for every correct an…
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A random variable X has the probability distribution
value 1 2 3 4
probability 0.5 …
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A population consists of 25 men and 25 women. A simple random sample (draws at random without replacement) of 4 people is chosen. Find the c…
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A population consists of 25 men and 25 women. A simple random sample (draws at random without replacement) of 4 people is chosen. Find the c…
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A population consists of 25 men and 25 women. A simple random sample (draws at random without replacement) of 4 people is chosen. Find the c…
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I roll a die repeatedly. Find the chance that the first 4 rolls all show different faces, and the 5th roll shows a face that has appeared be…
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I roll a die repeatedly. Find the chance that the first 4 rolls all show different faces, and the 5th roll shows a face that has appeared be…
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I throw darts repeatedly. Assume that on each single throw, my chance of hitting the bullseye is 10%, independently of all other throws. I d…
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I throw darts repeatedly. Assume that on each single throw, my chance of hitting the bullseye is 10%, independently of all other throws. I d…
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On a truefalse test, each question has exactly one correct answer: true, or false. A student knows the correct answer to 70% of the questio…
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According to genetic theory, every plant of a particular species has a 25% chance of being redflowering, independently of all other plants.…
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A class has 3 Teaching Assistants (TAs). Each TA tosses a coin 10 times. Find the chance that at least one of the TAs gets exactly 5 heads.
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400 draws are made at random with replacement from 5 tickets that are marked 2, 1, 0, 1, and 2 respectively. Find the expected value of:
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in a roll of a die, let a "six" be the face with six spots. Consider the two events below.
Event A: more than 16,000 sixes in 100,000 rol…
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A random number generator draws at random with replacement from the digits 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Find the chance that the digit 5 ap…
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I toss a coin 4 times. Find the chance of getting 2 heads
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A school is running a raffle. There are 100 tickets, of which 3 are winners. You can assume that tickets are sold by drawing at random witho…
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In an egg carton there are 12 eggs, of which 9 are hardboiled and 3 are raw. Six of the eggs are chosen at random to take to a picnic (yes,…
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In a population of 500 voters, 40% belong to Party X. A simple random sample of 60 voters is taken. What is the chance that a majority (more…
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A poker hand consists of 5 cards dealt at random without replacement from a standard deck of 52 cards of which 26 are red and the rest black…
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