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# Assume that when adults with smartphones are randomly​ selected, 46​% use them in meetings or classes. If 20 adult smartphone users are randomly​ selected, find the probability that exactly 15 of them use their smartphones in meetings or classes. # Assume that when adults with smartphones are randomly​ selected, 46​% use them in meetings or classes. If 20 adult smartphone users are randomly​ selected, find the probability that exactly 15 of them use their smartphones in meetings or classes.

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Probability asked 2020-11-27
Assume that when adults with smartphones are randomly​ selected, 46​% use them in meetings or classes. If 20 adult smartphone users are randomly​ selected, find the probability that exactly 15 of them use their smartphones in meetings or classes.

## Answers (1) 2020-11-28
Given:
$$\displaystyleμ={9.12}$$
ᵟ=Standard deviation=0.05
The z-score the value decreased by the mean, divided by the standard deviation.
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Previous studies show that $$\sigma_1 = 19$$.
For Englewood (a suburb of Denver), a random sample of $$n_2 = 12$$ winter days gave a sample mean pollution index of $$x_2 = 37$$.
Previous studies show that $$\sigma_2 = 13$$.
Assume the pollution index is normally distributed in both Englewood and Denver.
(a) State the null and alternate hypotheses.
$$H_0:\mu_1=\mu_2.\mu_1>\mu_2$$
$$H_0:\mu_1<\mu_2.\mu_1=\mu_2$$
$$H_0:\mu_1=\mu_2.\mu_1<\mu_2$$
$$H_0:\mu_1=\mu_2.\mu_1\neq\mu_2$$
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The standard normal. We assume that both population distributions are approximately normal with unknown standard deviations.
The standard normal. We assume that both population distributions are approximately normal with known standard deviations.
The Student's t. We assume that both population distributions are approximately normal with unknown standard deviations.
(c) What is the value of the sample test statistic? Compute the corresponding z or t value as appropriate.
(Test the difference $$\mu_1 - \mu_2$$. Round your answer to two decimal places.) NKS (d) Find (or estimate) the P-value. (Round your answer to four decimal places.)
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$$\mu_1 - \mu_2$$.
(Round your answers to two decimal places.)
lower limit
upper limit
(h) Explain the meaning of the confidence interval in the context of the problem.
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Suppose one adult is selected at random from these 1950 adults. Find the following probablity.
Round your answer to three decimal places.
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A survey of 4826 randomly selected young adults (aged 19 to 25 ) asked, "What do you think are the chances you will have much more than a middle-class income at age 30?" The two-way table summarizes the responses. $$\begin{array} {lc} & \text{Gender} \ \text {Opinion} & \begin{array}{l|c|c|c} & Female & Male & Total \\ \hline \text{Almost no chance} & 96 & 98 & 194 \\ \hline \begin{array}{l} \text{Some chance but} \\ \text{probably not} \end{array} & 426 & 286 & 712 \\ \hline A\ 50-50\ chance & 696 & 720 & 1416 \\ \hline \text{A good chance} & 663 & 758 & 1421 \\ \hline \text{Almost certain} & 486 & 597 & 1083 \\ \hline Total & 2367 & 2459 & 4826 \end{array}\ \end{array}$$

Choose a survey respondent at random. Define events G: a good chance, M: male, and N: almost no chance. Find P(G | M). Interpret this value in context.

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