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volume of carbon tetrachloride would be produced by this reaction if 8.91 cm3 of methane were consumed?
Also, be sure your answer has a unit symbol, and is rounded to the correct number of significant digits.

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definition of derivative, determine whether
f(t) =1,t≤0
1/2(t+ 5),0< t≤1 is differentiable at t= 1
√t+ 2, t >1
3. FM Corporation is a company that manufactures face masks. For everyxthousand pieces of facemask sold, the company’s revenue (in thousand pesos) isR(x) =x(5 +x),x≥0.
a. If the company soldxthousand pieces of face mask, find the company’s marginal revenue.Note: Marginal revenue is the increase in revenue that results from the sale of one additionalunit of output.
b. Find the number of face mask sold if the company has a marginal revenue of Php 25,000.

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3.1) (Ch. 7) Explain what a residual is (also known as residual of prediction). 2) ...

e idea of “least squares” in regression (you need to fully read pp. 200-208 to understand).
3) What does it mean if b = 0?
4) What does it mean when r-squared is 0? What does it mean when r-squared is 1?
5) What is the difference in an unstandardized regression coefficient and the standardized regression coefficient?
6) If a report says test performance was predicted by number of cups of coffee (b = .94), what does the .94 mean? Interpret this. (For every one unit increase in ___,There is an increase in ___ )
7) If F (2,344) = 340.2, p < .001, then what is this saying in general about the regression model? (see p. 217)
8) Why should you be cautious in using unstandardized beta? (p. 218)
9) (Ch. 8) Explain partial correlation in your own words. In your explanation, explain how it is different from zero-order correlation (aka Pearson r).
10) (Ch. 9) What is the F statistic used to determine in multiple regression?
11) What is F when the null hypothesis is true?
12) In Table 9.4, which variable(s) are statistically significant predictors?
13) In Table 9.4, explain what it means if health motivation has b = .36 in terms of predicting number of exercise sessions per week.
14) What is the benefit of interpreting standardized beta weights? (see p. 264).
15) What happens if your predictor variables are too closely correlated?
16) Reflect on your learning. What has been the most difficult? How did you get through it? What concepts are still fuzzy to you? Is there anything you could share with me that would help me address how you learn best?

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4.The cost of renting a car is $46 /wk plus $0.25 /mi traveled during that week. An equation ...

esent the cost would be y=46+0.25x , where x is the number of miles traveled.
a. What is your cost if you travel 59 mi?
The cost is $
43.26
.
b. If your cost was $66.25 , how many miles were you charged for traveling?
You were charged for traveling
66.51
miles.
c. Suppose you have a maximum of $100 to spend for the car rental. What would be the maximum number of miles you could travel?
The maximum number of miles you could travel is
Number

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nts pay fees in addition to their tuition.
Using the code provided below as a starting point, write a conditional statement that determines how much a student will pay in fees.
• Students registered for 1 – 4 hours pay $843 in student fees.
• Students enrolled in 5 or more hours pay $993 in student fees.
The program should also display a message to students who have not enrolled in any classes: “You are not enrolled in any classes right now.”
NOTE: You must use the variables included in the code snippet get credit for this question.
import java.util.Scanner;
class Main {
public static void main(String[] args) {
int creditHours;
int fees = 0;
Scanner myScanner = new Scanner(System.in);
System.out.print("Please enter the number of credit hours you are taking this term: "); creditHours = myScanner.nextInt();
myScanner.close();
//YOUR CODE GOES HERE
} }
Break the Problem Down
Answer the following questions, then use the information to write your code.
What are the inputs in the pseudocode above? (INPUT)
What are we storing in the pseudocode above? (MEMORY)
What calculations are needed? (PROCESSES)
What needs to be displayed to the user?
(OUTPUT)
How many conditions are there in your problem statement?
What are they?
Does something need to happen if the condition(s) are not met?
What type of conditional statement do you need?
Solution in Java
Problem 2: Block Tuition
The cost of KSU’s tuition is determined by the number of credit hours a student enrolls in.
Using the chart below, write a conditional statement (ONLY) that sets the value of a tuition variable to what that student will owe.
NOTE: For this problem you can assume that all students are enrolled in a minimum of 12 hours.
Number of Credit Hours 12
13
14
15 or more
Cost (in USD) $2224 $2410 $2595 $2718
Break the Problem Down
Answer the following questions, then use the information to write your code.
What do we need to store? (MEMORY)
What are the inputs in the problem statement above? (INPUT)
What calculations are needed? (PROCESSES)
What needs to be displayed to the user?
(OUTPUT)
How many conditions are there in your problem statement?
What are they?
Does something need to happen if the condition(s) are not met?
What type of conditional statement do you need?
Solution in Java
Problem 3: Class Standing
Undergraduate students will be classified based on the number of earned institutional hours.
• Freshman:
• Sophomore:
• Junior:
• Senior:
0 - 29 hours
30 - 59 hours 60 - 89 hours
90 hours or more
Write a complete program that prompts the user for the number of credit hours they have completed. Write a conditional statement that prints out their class standing based on the information they provided.
Sample Output
Break the Problem Down
Answer the following questions, then use the information to write your code.
What do we need to store? (MEMORY)
Please enter the number of credit hours you have earned: 29 You are a freshman.
What are the inputs in the problem statement above? (INPUT)
What calculations are needed? (PROCESSES)
What needs to be displayed to the user?
(OUTPUT)
How many conditions are there in your problem statement?
What are they?
Does something need to happen if the condition(s) are not met?
What type of conditional statement do you need?
Solution in Java
Problem 4: Maximum Course Load
KSU’s policy on maximum course loads during the academic year is as follows:
A student in good standing may register for up to 18 hours. The Registrar may approve up to 21 hours for students with an institutional GPA of 3.5 or higher. Students
Write a complete program that prompts the user for the number of credit hours they have signed up for. Write the necessary conditional statement(s) to address the stipulations in KSU’s policy. Once the maximum number of hours is determined, display a message to the user that states “You may enroll in X credit hours this semester.” where X is the number of credit hours determined by your program.
Sample Output
Break the Problem Down
Answer the following questions, then use the information to write your code.
What do we need to store? (MEMORY)
Please enter your GPA: 3.75
You may enroll in up to 21 credit hours this semester.
What are the inputs in the problem statement above? (INPUT)
What calculations are needed? (PROCESSES)
What needs to be displayed to the user?
(OUTPUT)
How many conditions are there in your problem statement?
What are they?
Does something need to happen if the condition(s) are not met?
What type of conditional statement do you need?
Solution in Java
Problem 5: First-Year Seminar
All first-year full-time students entering Kennesaw State University with fewer than 15 semester hours are required to complete a First-Year Seminar. Students with 30 or more credit hours are not eligible to enroll in a First-Year Seminar.
Write a complete program that prompts the user for the number of credit hours they have completed. Write the necessary conditional statement(s) to address the stipulations in KSU’s policy.
When you run your program, it should display one of the following messages to the screen:
• You must enroll in First-Year Seminar.
• You do not have to take First-Year Seminar.
• You are not eligible for First-Year Seminar.
Sample Output
Break the Problem Down
Answer the following questions, then use the information to write your code.
What do we need to store? (MEMORY)
Enter the number of credit hours have you completed: 30
You are not eligible for First-Year Seminar.
What are the inputs in the problem statement above? (INPUT)
What calculations are needed? (PROCESSES)
What needs to be displayed to the user?
(OUTPUT)
How many conditions are there in your problem statement?
What are they?
Does something need to happen if the condition(s) are not met?
What type of conditional statement do you need?
Solution in Java

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paper at least 250-750 words.
1. Introduction
2. Thesis Statement
3. Supporting details
4. Conclusion
The Digital Divide: The Challenge of Technology and Equity
(1) Information technology is influence the way many of us live and work today. We use the internet to look and apply for jobs, shop, conduct research, make airline reservations, and explore areas of interest. We use Email and internet to communicate instantaneously with friends and business associates around the world. Computers are commonplace in homes and the workplace.
(2) Although the number of internet users is growing exponentially each year, most of the worlds population does not have access to computers of the internet. Only 6 percent of the population in the developing countries are connected to telephones. Although more than 94 percent of U.S households have telephones, only 56 percent
have personal computers at home and 50 percent have internet access. The lack of what most of us would consider a basic communication necessity the telephone does not occur just in developing nations. On some Native American reservations only 60 percent of the residents have a telephone. The move to wireless connectivity may eliminate the need for telephone lines, but it does not remove the barrier to equipment costs.
(3) Who has internet access? The digital divide between the populations who have access to the internet and information technology tools and those who dont is based on income, race, education, household type, and geographic location, but the gap between groups is narrowing. Eighty-five percent of households with an income
over $75,000 have internet access, compared with less than 20 percent of the households with income under $15,000. Over 80 percent of college graduates use the internet as compared with 40 percent of high school completers and 13 percent of high school dropouts. Seventy-two percent of household with two parents have internet access; 40 percent of female, single parent households do. Differences are also found among households and families from different racial and ethnic groups. Fifty-five percent of white households, 31 percent of black households, 32 percent of Latino households, 68 percent of Asian or Pacific Islander households, and 39 percent of American Indian, Eskimos, or Aleut households have access to the internet. The number of internet users who are children under nine years old and persons over fifty has more than triple since 1997. Households in inner cities are less likely to have computers and internet access than those in urban and rural areas, but the differences are no more than 6 percent.
(4) Another problem that exacerbates these disparities is that African-American, Latinos, and Native Americans hold few of the jobs in information technology. Women about 20 percent of these jobs and receiving fewer than 30 percent of the Bachelors degrees in computer and information science. The result is that women and members of the most oppressed ethnic group are not eligible for the jobs with the highest salaries at graduation. Baccalaureate candidates with degree in computer science were offered the highest salaries of all new college graduates.
(5) Do similar disparities exist in schools? Ninety-eight percent of schools in the country are wired with at least one internet connection. The number of classrooms with internet connection differs by the income level of students. Using the percentage of students who are eligible for free lunches at a school to determine income level, we see that the higher percentage of the schools with more affluent students have wired classrooms than those with high concentrations of low-income students.
(6) Access to computers and the internet will be important in reducing disparities between groups. It will require higher equality across diverse groups whose members develop knowledge and skills in computer and information technologies. The field today is overrepresented by white males. If computers and the internet are to be used to promote equality, they have to become accessible to schools cannot currently afford the equipment which needs to be updated regularly every three years or so. However, access alone is not enough; Students will have to be interacting with the technology in authentic settings. As technology has become a tool for learning in almost all courses taken by students, it will be seen as a means to an end rather than an end in itself. If it is used in culturally relevant ways, all students can benefit from its power.

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d for 1H NMR should be dilute.
b. Samples for 13C NMR should be dilute, and for 1H NMR should be concentrated.
c. Samples for 13C NMR and 1H NMR should both be concentrated.
d. Samples for 13C NMR and 1H NMR should both be dilute.
3. What is the proper way to dispose of an NMR sample that had deuterated chloroform (CDCl3) as the solvent?
a. Placement down the drain.
b. Placement in the non-halogenated organic waste container.
c. Placement in the halogenated organic waste container.
d. Placement in the oven for evaporation.
4. Which feature of a 1H NMR spectrum can provide information about the number of inequivalent kinds of hydrogen in the structure?
a. chemical shift
b. coupling
c. integration
d. None of the above.
5. Which feature of a 1H NMR spectrum can provide information about the number of neighboring hydrogens that a given hydrogen in the structure has?
a. chemical shift
b. coupling
c. integration
d. None of the above.
6. Which feature of a 1H NMR spectrum can provide information about the number of hydrogens responsible for each signal?
a. chemical shift
b. coupling
c. integration
d. None of the above
7. An unknown has a specific rotation (i.e., a rotation unequal to 0°) as measured with a polarimeter. What is true about the unknown?
a. The structure contains at least one chirality center.
b. The structure contains no chirality centers.
c. The structure has a plane of symmetry.
d. None of the above.
8. True or False: Conjugation increases the wavenumber of absorption in the IR spectrum.
True
False
9. What group classification does a solid unknown most likely belong to if its melting point is greater than 250 °C?
a. carboxylic acid
b. amino acid
c. amine
d. acid derivative
10. True or False: If a liquid unknown freezes when placed in an ice-water bath for 10 minutes, the melting point of the unknown is between 0 °C and 25 °C.
True
False

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is number that can be binary system, decimal system, hexadecimal system.
2. For each of the following pairs of sets, determine if they are disjoint, equal, one is a proper subset of the other, or none of the above. Provide evidence for your answer (i) Q×Z and R×Z (ii) R−ZandQ (iii) {−x|x∈Z}andZ (iv) {x^2 |x∈Z}andZ

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b is number that can be binary system, decimal system, hexadecimal system.
2. For each of the following pairs of sets, determine if they are disjoint, equal, one is a proper subset of the other, or none of the above. Provide evidence for your answer
(i) Q×Z and R×Z
(ii) R−ZandQ
(iii) {−x|x∈Z}andZ
(iv) {x^2 |x∈Z}andZ

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q → r) and q → (p ∨ r).
Q2. Write the converse, inverse and contrapositive of the statement:
“I will score marks whenever I will study”.
Q3. Convert the following compound propositions into English sentences for given
p: It is below freezing.
q: It is snowing.
(i) ¬q → ¬p
(ii) ¬q ∨ (¬p ∧ q )
(iii) p ↔ ¬q
(iv) p ∨ q
(v) ¬q ∧ ¬p
Q4. Determine whether each of the statements is true or false.
(i) If 1 + 1 = 2, then 2 + 2 = 5.
(ii) If 1 + 1 = 3, then 2 + 2 = 4.
(iii) If 1 + 1 = 3, then dogs can fly.
(iv) Monkeys can fly if and only if 1 + 1 = 3.
(v) A number is prime if and only if it is divisible by 1 and itself.

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le numbers only and if a number is negative, do not put a space after the negative sign. kPa and degrees C.

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Rose
By: Tomson Highway
Should Only Native Actors Have the Right to Play Native Roles?
Deep in my Cree heart of hearts, I had two-millennium projects on the go, though this only in hindsight. One was for the year 2000, the other for 2001, and thus just to make sure I had the right year for actually beginning this brand new, and incredibly exciting, millenium. Those two projects? For the year 2000, an English language production, in Toronto, of the third play in what I call my “Rez Septology,” a play called Rose. And for the year 2001, the Japanese-language premiere, in Tokyo, of the second play in the septology, a play called Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing. And this is how the two projects affected me and my life:
When it dawned on me, one cloudy day, that my career as a playwright had been destroyed by political correctness, I just about died. I wanted to throw myself under a subway train and just call it a day. I was horrified! After all that work? After all those years of struggle and of hope and of prayer and of pain and of tears and of more struggle, against odds that were impossible to begin with? But how can it be? How can the voice of a playwright be silenced? By a method so brutally effective as political correctness? In a country supposedly as civilized as Canada? Questions like this, and others like them, resounded through my brain over and over and over again. As they do to this day. Permit me, therefore, to start off with the “backdrop” before I go into “the projects,” please:
First of all, I don’t happen to have the good fortune of coming from a city such as Montreal or Vancouver or Toronto or Ottawa or New York or any other major city where educational (and employment) opportunities, right from age one, are virtually unlimited (believe me, you can be a movie star by age one in such cities!). And I don’t come from a city where English (or French) is the language of the day. I come, instead, from one of the tiniest, most remote, most inaccessible, most underprivileged and most troubled Indian reserves in the country, Brochet, Manitoba, population 700, one thousand five hundred kilometers directly north of Winnipeg (further than Churchill but on the opposite side of the province). I come from a place where the language spoken is Cree. AND Dene, incidentally; because we are located so far north, we spill over into the land of such sub-arctic peoples as the Dene (linguistically speaking) to the Navajo and other southwest Native nations. In fact, to fly from Toronto (my home until recently) to Brochet costs more than a ticket to Sydney, Australia or to Rio de Janeiro. To fly home to visit my family (which I do regular as clockwork), I could fly from Toronto to London, England and back - three times each way- for the same amount of money, easy. No jumping in a taxi or a car or on a bus or a train or a “seat sale” seat on a plane from Toronto to Vancouver for the likes of us, not to go have lunch with Mom, not to go to a funeral. Plane ticket prices for Canada’s northerners? Brutal. Brutal, brutal, brutal. And that’s just the distance barrier, never mind the linguistic. For Cree is as different from English as English is from Cantonese; not one shred of resemblance exists. In fact, the two languages are often completely at odds with each other. In one language, for instance, God is male, in the other, female. And that’s just the start…
So along comes this little Indian boy from one such remote northern Native community and into the big, big city of Toronto and he dares to dream of a career in the theatre, or, at the very least, in the world of Canadian letters. Fat chance, baby! Forget it.
He doesn’t listen. He goes ahead anyway. “No matter how they laugh, let them laugh. I can do it,” he says to himself. And he puts his shoulder to the grindstone, as they say in movies.
People always say The Rez Sisters was my first play. That’s not true. It’s not true at all. It may have been my first play to be successful with the general public. But there were five plays that came before that, every one of them self-produced, with money from my very own pocket. And some of these plays were awful, some of them were good, at least two of them were very, very good. But only with The Rez Sisters did my work suddenly, finally get noticed by, as I say, a wider public. By which time, I was almost forty. And what I had to go through to get those first five plays self-produced, you don’t even wanna know! How do you make money standing with your back against the wall in some big city, downtown back alley? Late, late at night? Guess.
When it came to that “first” play, however - and I speak here about The Rez Sisters, which, in fact, was my sixth - it was the fall of 1986. In those days, of course, you could count the number of professional Native actors in this country on the fingers on one hand alone. In my wildest dreams - keeping in mind that my work was totally unknown then - I dared to write this play for “them,” meaning for those four or five professional Native actors then in existence. The reason? I adored them. I just absolutely adored these people AND their work. They were my heroes. They kept my dreams alive.
So it came to the casting of the show. Finally, my play was going to get done! I was so excited I could hardly sleep at night. So then I approached them, these Native actors, for you see, as always, I was the producer, again, or at least in this case, one of the two co-producers, god bless the other co-producer, may he rest in peace. These Native actors, however, all said “no.” They were all too busy working on other projects, many of them on Native subject matter written by - horrors! - white people! I pleaded with them and pleaded with them and pleaded with them but, still, they said “no.” God bless them and their courageous careers but they made me cry. They made me want to give up and die.
So what choice did I have? Either I forget the play and kill myself. OR I go right ahead and hire - horrors! - white actors! Which is what I did, exactly. And these white actors, they were SO generous, they were so kind, so supportive, so confidence generating that, with their help as with that of those Native actors who did say “yes,” god bless them - I simply bloomed. The play opened. The play was successful. And it has never really stopped playing ever since, somewhere in the world, giving continued employment to many, many, many actors both Native and non-Native. As it will do probably forever - your grandchildren will be playing in The Rez Sisters! - something that would NEVER have happened if not for the help of extremely generous people who happened NOT to be Native, actors who happened to be white!
Several years later, I experienced a similar situation. This time, it was with a play called Rose. Again I wrote it for Native actors - of which, by this time (1991), there were many more - actors whom I absolutely adored, whose work I absolutely adored. And again, for some strange reason, they said “no.” They were NOT interested. I couldn’t get them interested. If their objective was to make me cry, then they were certainly utterly successful.
So then I waited ten years. Ten years! And by this time, I’m almost fifty years old, okay? Until some incredibly generous non-Native person comes along and offers to produce it, albeit, in a university setting, that is, a non-professional (i.e., non-paying) setting. I was thrilled. I was so thrilled I could have danced myself to shreds!
So then they went to work on it, this group of “white kids,” none of whom was older than twenty-five. And they worked. And they worked and they worked and they worked and they worked. Never seen such a group of people work so hard. And with so much faith and so much conviction and so much love. It was a blessing from heaven to be sitting there beside them, to be in the same room as them. They glowed, they glowed like lightbulbs. You’ve never seen people so happy, so high. And by the time the show opened, you couldn’t get a ticket; it had been sold out way before opening; hundreds of people were turned away. On virtually no advertising; it all happened by word of mouth. And, to me -as to most people who saw it - the production was FANTASTIC! It was rich, it was beautiful, it was spectacular, it was moving, it was...miraculous! Not perfect, perhaps, but pretty gall-darned good.
But these were the things about this experience that most struck me, that most stayed with me:
Not one of these actors got paid; they were students; in fact, because they were students of the drama programme at the University of Toronto, they were paying for the experience through their tuition fees which, if I understand correctly, can be as much as $8,000 a year at that particular institution. Pardon me - ONE of those actors DID get paid, a little girl we needed who, of course (being little), came from outside the drama programme. And she, by the way - and god bless her - was the only performer in that production who was Native. But how many Native actors do YOU know who would be willing to pay $8,000 to be in a show? Any show? That question stunned me.
All the other performers? Well, we had French-Canadians and Anglo-Canadians and
Dutch-Canadians and Polish-Canadians and Ukrainian-Canadians and Jewish-Canadians and Peruvian-Canadians and Lebanese-Canadians and Portuguese-Canadians and god only knows what else! And none of them have even met a Native person, up until then. They pretty well all came from the city of Toronto, or somewhere very close by (such as Barrie, or Sudbury) so they had never, ever been privy to any even remotely “Native experience” in their lives. Now, for the first time, in their third year of university, at ages 21-25, here they were getting this heavy-duty immersion course in “Native Studies,” meaning Native culture, Native history, Native spirituality, Native language - they were learning to speak Cree for god’s sake, something you can’t get Cree kids to do these days! - Native art, Native music, and just generally, Native life in this country, today. And you know what? They all fell in love with it. Now, as the direct result of such an experience, what they have for Native culture and people and languages is endless respect, even awe. And love. And what’s more, they will pass on that knowledge and that love and respect - and wisdom - on to their children and their grandchildren and their great grandchildren, etc., etc., etc…. The experience changed their lives. And both communities - Native AND non-Native - will benefit from it, both in the long term AND permanently.
The experience certainly changed MY life. It shocked me. The shock? That generosity and kindness and love know no racial boundaries. And that, contrariwise, UN generosity and lack of kindness and just plain cruelty ALSO know no racial boundaries. Coming out of Rose, I ended up with the immense gift of, minimum, 30 gorgeous, fantastically kind new friends, people whose friendship and generosity - and laughter - I will cherish right up until the day I die.
And the icing on the cake? A show was born that otherwise would never have been born, that otherwise would have died forever. A show was born that will give useful, meaningful, enriching employment - and enjoyment - to many, many people for many, many years. Like, I say, the whole thing was a shock. And it took ten years!
One more story before I close off on my point, the story, that is of my second “millennium project,” so-called. As it turns out, I’m writing this from Japan, specifically Tokyo, where the Japanese-language production of another play of mine, Dry Lips Oughta Move to Kapuskasing, just opened.
It was awesome. And, again, it wasn’t so much the production - which was absolutely stunning! Imagine, if you will, the Seven Samurai doing Dry Lips.. - that move me so much as the generosity of the cast and crew, Japanese every one of them. That generosity, that kindness, that largeness of heart, just astonished me. It made me cry. To be the beneficiary of kindness on that scale is a gift one could easily die for. As a result of just that one project, I now have a hundred friends, easy, in Japan. For the rest of my life! I LOVE Tokyo!
And again, none of these people had ever met a Native person - well, two had, but…- much less knew anything about Native culture first hand. By the end of the six-week rehearsal process, however, some of them were speaking Cree AND some Ojibway. And let me tell you, to hear your own Native tongue being spoken with a Japanese accent is a bittersweet experience indeed. (I mean, come on, folks! To be unilingual in a language that’s not even your own? If the Japanese can learn Cree, YOU can learn Ojibway!) And, again, these people will pass their respect for Native people and culture on to their children, their grandchildren, their great great grandchildren etc., etc., etc…. The experience changed their lives. It changed mine.
The one question I kept being asked over and over? How does it feel to have Japanese actors playing Native parts? (In the aforementioned Canadian production of The Rez Sisters, it was more like, “how dare these two white women STEAL Native parts from Native actors!” Well, good grief! The show would never have been born without them in the first place!) Anyway, my answer to the question in Japan was this:
1) These Japanese actors, they’re human beings, for god’s sake. What they are, first, foremost and last, is real-life, flesh-and-blood human beings with feelings, human beings who happen to be incredibly talented. And incredibly generous. If they hadn’t agreed to do it, it would never, EVER have happened.
2)To me, saying that only Native actors have the right to play Native roles - on stage, anyway, as opposed to film, which another thing entirely and not at all what I’m talking about here - well, that’s like saying only Italian actors have the right to play in Romeo and Juliet, or only Danish actors have the right to play in Hamlet, or only Spanish actors have the right to play in Blood Wedding. It would be like saying to someone like Canadian film-maker Atom Egoyan, “you have the right to work with Armenian actors only,” which, of course, would automatically bring his career to a standstill; it would destroy it, it would kill it, right there on the spot. Or as I asked, one sunny day, a respected, much admired Jewish theatre artist, “how would you like to work with no but Jews for the rest of your life?” You could almost see his hair stand on end; the very thought horrified him.
My argument with someone else at that same summer gathering? “Theatre is about illusion, the better the magic, the more profound the experience.” Besides, working in a situation of cultural, ethnic and linguistic diversity can be the most empowering, most liberating, most exhilarating experience in anyone’s life. Working in a pressure cooker environment by comparison? Working in the context of a “ghetto” of any kind whatsoever, be that “ghetto” Native or black or French or English or Jewish or female or male or gay or…? Remember the expression, “familiarity breeds contempt”? Well, only too frequently, such a working environment can only mean THAT kind of disaster. Or one of plain, out-and-out hatred. And hatred, as who doesn’t know, kills and kills completely. It kills relationships, it kills communities, it kills love. Look at what the Argentinians did TO EACH OTHER during the so-called “dirty war” of the 1970s. Look at what the Spanish did TO EACH OTHER during the Spanish Civil War. Look at what the Chileans have done TO EACH OTHER. Look at the Irish in Northern Ireland. Look at the Balkans, at Cambodia in the ‘80s, at Haiti, at Rwanda, etc., etc., etc…. Does anybody out there actually want to live like that? Internally directed hatred, internally directed violence - which, in essence, is what civil war is - well, there is nothing more destructive, we all know that. Diversity! What we all need is diversity! What we all need, desperately, is room to breathe! That’s what makes Canada work as a society; precisely its diversity. If we - all of us - were Cree, I would have had my head macheted off a long, long time ago!
All by way of saying the following: “Only Native actors have the right to play Native roles?” Music to Native actor’s ears, perhaps, yes, god bless them. But death to a Native playwright’s career. Because chances are that the show will NEVER, ever get done. No producer in the country has balls that size, balls big enough, that is to say, of going against the political grain. Not today. Not tomorrow.
Stop it, you people! It’s killing us!
Myself, I had to move out of the country, finally. I could no longer live there, not really. I kind of live, well...all over the world now. I do where I can find work. Because I certainly am NOT finding it in my own country. I go where I can find the kindness, I go where I can find the generosity, I go where I can find the friendship and support. The working situation in Canada, for someone like me? Well, it has simply become unworkable. I find it stultifying, asphyxiating. I CAN’T work under such artificial constraints. No one can. Sooner or later, it will drive you crazy. Not to mention kill your imagination. AND your career. All as you watch, with envious eyes, the careers of your non-Native playwright colleagues (whom you love) bloom like a garden everywhere around you…
It seems to me that what we have here are two distinct choices: a) either we cast a show politically correctly (meaning only Native actors play Native parts) and the show never, ever gets produced (trust me; I waited ten years for Rose to happen, more for others which will NEVER get done), or b) cast it any way you want, in whatever way you can afford it budget-wise (plane tickets are a waste of money, trust me), let the show be born, let the show become successful, and THEN it will live on forever to employ many, many, many more actors, Native and otherwise, for many, many, many more years. And the upshot of the latter arrangement? Having Native and non-Native actors working side by side like that? There is no better healing agent for bringing two only-too-frequently disparate, disharmonious communities together. And, in the process, making our country an even better, richer, healthier country than it is already.
The life of an artist is so incredibly challenging, after all, a Native artist’s most especially, in Canada today, or anywhere in the world. Everywhere you turn, insurmountable obstacles meet you square in the face. Everywhere you turn, events, or people, conspire to bring you down, to destroy you. What those artists need, and need most desperately, is as much breathing space as you can give them, the freedom to create, the freedom to employ, the freedom to fly with their souls and imaginations. Don’t hold them down. Don’t shoot them down. You will kill them. Or drive them away. They need all the help they can possibly acquire. They’ve already almost killed themselves just to get to where they are today.
Someone said to me one day: “Artists are here to break down barriers, not to create them.” So, myself, I’ve moved away. I’ve left my own country, to continue helping to break down barriers in whatever way I still can, at my age, in the only way I know how, and to have a good time doing it. The thing is, I can do that. I can take it. I’ve had, as they say in the business, my “fifteen minutes of fame.” Enough already. I’ve been very, very lucky (not to mention being the beneficiary of extraordinary teachers, absolutely extraordinary parents and many dear, dear friends). And I’ve moved on, to other things. I have had, after all, no choice.
The sad thing is this: what about the next generation of Native playwrights? Will they, too, one day find themselves standing on that subway platform - late, late at night, stoned, drunk out of their skulls, not a penny in their pockets, no future in sight - and those long, silvery tracks down below gleaming up at them in a manner most, most enticing?

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of Sport-Equip Ltd, a company that sells sports equipment. Some of the users
who visit the website end up buying sports equipment from the website while others are
simply browsing in order to obtain product information.
(a) Clearly explain and justify which probability distribution you would use to
describe the number of Internet users who visit the website of Sport-Equip Ltd
in a one hour period. [There is no need to calculate any probabilities for this part
of the question]
(5 marks)
(b) What is the probability that during any half-hour period, there will be less than 3
visitors to the website?
(5 marks)
(c) What is the probability that during any two-hour period, there will be more than
15 visitors to the website?
(5 marks)
(d) If a user has just visited the website, find the probability that the website will
have another visitor within the next 10 minutes. In your answer, state the
probability distribution you have used and explain your choice.
(4 marks)
(e) It is estimated that 40% of Internet users who visit Sport-Equip Ltd’s website
buy a product from the company. If 100 users visit the website over a given
period of time, find the probability that more than 50 of them will buy a product
from the company. In your answer, state the probability distribution you have
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xt 4 tests are performed, find P(x=0), P(x=1), P(x=2),P(x=3) and P(x=4). SHOW ALL WORK TO GET CREDIT)
4) Use the confidence interval (99%) to solve the following question. A company is trying to establish the number of average amount of funds that are owed by its employees. They collect 1,000 accounts and found the sample average owed is $250 with a standard deviation of 10. Calculate the confidence interval (MUST SHOW ALL WORK TO GET CREDIT)
5) Use the t distribution formula and table to solve the following question. A random sample of 91 with a sample average of 90 and a standard deviation of 4.2 hours, calculate the confidence interval at 98% (MUST SHOW ALL WORK TO GET CREDIT)
6) A poll of 3,000 adults out of 5,500 was collected to found that they did not get a master’s degree. Calculate the confidence interval at 95%. (MUST SHOW ALL WORK TO GET CREDIT)

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15.In a box there are 4 red, 4 blue and 3 white marbles. Two marbles are selected at random and ...

or is noted. Find the probability that neither is white given that neither is red.Round your answer to 4 decimal places
A place kicker in the NFLmakes 78% of his field goals. If the outcomes are independent, what is the probability that he makes exactly 6 of the next 8 field goals? Round your answer to 4 decimal places
There are 5 white mice and 3 gray mice in a cage. Three mice are selected at random and their colors are noted. Find the expected number of white mice.Round your answer to 2 decimal places

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tate sales tax. If the state’s population includes about 2,000,000 adults, what is the best estimate for the number of adults in the state who would support the tax increase?
A 20,000
B 74,000
c 800,000
D 1,000,000

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ss of the previous inputs. If the lock has buttons representing the digits 0-9 then there are 10000 possible combinations from 0000-9999. In class, we indicated that no less than 10003 digits must be pressed to test every possible four digit sequence.
Is there a sequence of length 10003 that tests all possible combinations. If so, this sequence must be given to me in your write up as well as an explanation on how you came up with this sequence.
If there is no sequence of length 10003 that tests all possible combinations, can you come up a sequence with less than the maximum number (40000) which tests all possibilities? How did you come up with this sequence?

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wn dogs, and 40 participants who own lizards. If all participants own at least one of the three pets described, what is the minimum number of participants at the show?

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y aces or twos, you lose the game immediately. You also lose if you draw picture cards(J,Q,K) more than twice. In this question, you’ll study the probability of winning this game.(a) What is the probability of drawing no aces or twos after thirteen draws?(b) Given you have drawn thirteen times, none of which is aces or twos, what is the probability that you draw at most two picture cards?(c) What is the probability to win this game?
12. Suppose you are tossing an unbiased coin for100times.(a) What is the probability of getting50heads and50tails?(b) LetXbe the random variable counting the number of heads you observe in this exper-iment. What is the expected value ofX? What is the variance ofX? What is thestandard deviation ofX?
13. The following are probability distributions for two random variablesX,Y.
kPr(X=k)
0,0.4
1,0.3
2,0.3
kPr(Y=k)
0,0.5
1,0.3
2,0.2
(a) Construct the probability distribution table for the random variableXY.(b) Find E[X],E[Y] and E[XY]. Is is true that E[XY] =E[X]E[Y]?(c) Find the variances σ2X,σ2Y,σ2XY of X,Y and XY. Is it true that σ2XY=σ2Xσ2Y?
14. The aliens who are fond of gambling came back to play another game with you. In this game, you first toss a coin5times. If you observe3or fewer tails, you roll a die3times. If youobserve4or more tails, you roll a die20times. What is the probability that you end up with at most two6’s in your dice rolls?
15. (Challenge question, worth2points) You have two bags, each of which contains10marbles.Each time you remove a marble from a random bag. What is the probability that after one of the bags is emptied, there are still exactly3marbles in the other bag?

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2,3,4,7). If it lands tails, a fair six-sided die is
thrown (with values 3,4,5,6,7,9). Regardless of which die is used, Alice
eats n grains of rice, where n is the largest prime factor of the die result
(for example, the largest prime factor of 9 is 3).
(a) What is the conditional probability that the coin lands heads, given
that Alice eats three grains of rice?
(b) Suppose that the entire experiment is conducted twice on the following day (starting with a new coin toss on the second run-through).
What is the conditional probability that the coin lands heads on both
run-throughs, given that Alice eats a total of five grains of rice during the two run-throughs?
(Do not count the two grains from part (a) in part (b); we assume
two brand new experiments, each with a new coin toss. Start your
solution by defining a suitable partition of the sample space. Please
use an appropriate notation and/or justification in words, for each
value that you give as part of your solution.)
Exercise 5) Alice and Bob throw an unfair coin repeatedly, with probability 2/5 of landing heads. Alice starts with £2 and Bob starts with £3 .
Each time the unfair coin lands heads, Alice gives Bob £1 . Each time
the unfair coin lands tails, Bob gives Alice £1 . The game ends when one
player has £5 .
(a) Draw a labelled Markov chain describing the problem, and write
down a transition matrix P. Write down the communication classes,
and classify them as either recurrent or transient.
(b) Using the transition matrix, calculate the probability that Alice loses
all of her money in exactly four tosses of the unfair coin.
(c) Calculate the (total) probability that Alice loses all of her money
(before Bob loses all of his).
(d) Calculate the expected (mean) number of tosses of the unfair coin,
for the game to end.

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21.(a) A 20.0 L container at 303 K holds a mixture of two gases with a total pressure of 5.00 ...

here are 2.00 mol of Gas A in the mixture, how many moles of Gas B are present? (R = 0.0821 L • atm/(K • mol))
(b) The gas in a 250. mL piston experiences a change in pressure from 1.00 atm to 2.80 atm. What is the new volume (in mL) assuming the moles of gas and temperature are held constant?
(c) Small quantities of Oxygen can be produced by the decomposition of mercury(II) oxide as shown below. Typically, the oxygen gas is bubbled through water for collection and becomes saturated with water vapor. Atomic weight of HgO = 216.6 amu, Atomic weight of Oxygen = 32.00 amu)
2 HgO(s) → 2 Hg(ℓ) + O₂(g)
(i) Assuming that 3.05 grams of HgO was used in this reaction, determine the number of moles of oxygen gas formed.(According to the above chemical equation)
(ii) Assuming 310. 0 mL of Oxygen gas was collected at at 29°C, calculate the pressure of the Oxygen gas that was collected. (R = 0.0821 L • atm/(K • mol)
(iii) If the vapor pressure of water at this temperature equals to 0.042 atm, calculate the pressure reading of this experiment.

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account number (accNumber).
ii) one private instance variable of type decimal to represent the account balance.
2) The Account class should provide a constructor with two parameters:
i) first parameter to receive account number and uses it to initialize the private instance variable using
public property AccNumber.
ii) second parameter that receives an initial balance and uses it to initialize the private instance variable
using a public property Balance. The property Balance should validate the initial balance to
ensure that it is greater than or equal to 0.0; if not, ignore the initial balance and display the message
"Account initial balance amount should be a positive value."
The Account class should also provide a get accessor in property Balance that returns the
current balance.
3) The class Account should provide two public methods.
i) Method Credit should add an amount to the current balance.

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rential equation:
dy / dt = py (100000 - y)
Where: y is the number of infected people at time t (measured in weeks) and p = 0.00001. If 10 people were ill, determine y as a function of t. How long will it take before half the population is infected?

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subgame perfect Nash equilibrium?
Question 3: In which situations should we need the mixed extension of a game?
Question 4: Find, if any, all Nash equilibria of the following famous matrix game:
L R
U (2,0) (3,3)
D (3,4) (1,2)
Question 5: What is the difference between a separating equilibrium and a pooling equilibrium
in Bayesian games?
Question 6: Give another name for, if it exists, the intersection of the players’ best-response
« functions » in a game?
Question 7: assuming we only deal with pure strategies, the Prisoner’s Dilemma is a situation
with:
No Nash equilibrium One sub-optimal Nash equilibrium
One sub-optimal dominant profile No dominant profile
Question 8: If it exists, a pure Nash equilibrium is always a profile of dominant strategies:
True False
Question 9: All games have at least one pure strategy Nash equilibrium:
True False
Question 10: If a tree game has a backward induction equilibrium then it must also be a Nash
equilibrium of all of its subgames:
Tr
2/2
Question 11: The mixed Nash equilibrium payoffs are always strictly smaller than the pure
Nash equilibrium payoffs:
True False
Question 12: Which of the following statements about dominant/dominated strategies is/are
true?
I. A dominant strategy dominates a dominated strategy in 2x2 games.
II. A dominated strategy must be dominated by a dominant strategy in all games.
III. A profile of dominant strategies must be a pure strategy Nash equilibrium.
IV. A dominated strategy must be dominated by a dominant strategy in 2x2 games.
I, II and IV only I, II and III only II and III only
I and IV only I, III and IV only I and II only
Question 13: A pure strategy Nash equilibrium is a special case of a mixed strategy Nash
equilibrium:
True False
Question 14: Consider the following 2x2 matrix game:
L R
U (3,2) (2,4)
D (-1,4) (4,3)
The number of pure and mixed Nash equilibria in the above game is:
0 1
2 3
Exercise (corresponding to questions 15 to 20 below): assume a medical doctor (M)
prescribes either drug A or drug B to a patient (P), who complies (C) or not (NC) with each of
this treatment. In case of compliance, controlled by an authority in charge of health services
quality, the physician is rewarded at a level of 1 for drug A and 2 for drug B. In case of noncompliance, the physician is « punished » at -1 level for non-compliance of the patient with
drug A and at -2 level for non-compliance with drug B. As for the compliant patient, drug A
should give him back 2 years of life saved and drug B, only 1 year of life saved. When noncompliant with drug A, the same patient wins 3 years of life (due to avoiding unexpected
allergic shock for instance), and when non-compliant with drug B, the patient loses 3 years of
life.
Question 15: You will draw the corresponding matrix of the simultaneous doctor-patient game.
Question 16: Find, if any, the profile(s) of dominant strategies of this game.
Question 17: Find, if any, the pure strategy Nash equilibrium/equilibria of this game.
Question 18: Find, if any, the mixed strategy Nash equilibrium/equilibria of this game.
Questions 19 and 20: Now the doctor prescribes first, then the patient complies or not: draw
the corresponding extensive-form game (= question 19) AND find the subgame perfect Nash
equilibrium/equilibria (=

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25.The ratio of men to women working for a company is 7 5 to . If there are 126 ...

mpany, what is the total number of employees?

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average rate of 1.1% since then, how many years later would the population arrive at 102.000 people? Give your answer as a number only, to the nearest tenths
Question 3
In a bag containing 5 red, 2 blue, 8 clear, and 1 purple marble, what is the probability of picking a blue marble, then without replacement, choosing a red marble on the second pick? (Leave in simplified fraction form.]
Question 11
Poaching is causing a population of elephants to decline by 6% per year. Determine how many elephants remain in 76 years if there are 13,365 elephants today. Round to the nearest whole number.

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time a bag of chips remains fresh on the grocery shelf. A random sample of potato chips with the old design of the bag was compared to a random sample of potato chips with the new bag. Summary statistics pertaining to the number of days the chips remained fresh are given below. At a 95% level of confidence (α = .05), the company wishes to investigate if the new bag has an increased freshness time over the old bag.
Summary Statistics
New Bag Old Bag
(Sample #1) (Sample #2)
Sample Mean 21.2 days 20.8 days
Sample Standard Deviation 2.5 days 2.8 days
Sample Size 45 50
What is the correct Null and Alternate Hypothesis?
Select one:
a. H_0: \mu_d>0\;\; H_1: \mu_d < 0
b. H_0: \mu_1>\mu_2 \;\;H_1:\mu_1 \leq \mu_2
c. H_0: \mu_d =0\;\; H_1: \mu_d < 0
d. H_0: \mu_1\leq\mu_2 \;\;H_1:\mu_1 > \mu_2

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28.You make very good pizzas, so you decide to sell your pizzas on campus. Since the set up for making ...

pizza is already available to you, the only cost involved is that of making the pizza, which you calculate to be $ 5 per pizza.
a. What is the cost function?
If 10 pizzas are available in a day, the market offers a price of $ 11 per pizza. If 50 pizzas are available in a day, the market offers a price of $ 7 per pizza.
b. Assuming a linear relationship between price and quantity, find the price that the market offers as a function of the number of pizzas available. You start selling the pizzas.
c. What is revenue as a function of the quantity you sell? What is the profit function?
d. What quantity will maximize your profit? Call it q ∗ 1. What is the maximum profit?
e. If somebody is already supplying 5 pizzas every day, What is the maximum profit that you can make?

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.) for their eyesight. If 9 adults are randomly selected, find the probability that no more than 1 of them need correction for their eyesight. Is 1 a significantly low number of adults requiring eyesight correction?

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30.You are given a set of five and a set of seven contiguous boxes as shown in the figures above. ...

task is to move all the reds from the left to the right and all the blacks from the right to the left. The middlebox is empty to allow moves.
The moves follow strict rules.
Rule # 1: the reds can only move to the right and the blacks can only move to the left. No backward moves are allowed
Rule # 2: Equally applicable to the black and the reds, each dot can only move one step forward in the box in front of it is empty, and can skip the contiguous box is occupied by a different colored dot to the following box if empty.
While moving your pieces, carefully record all the moves you made. Start first with the 5-boxes set, then the 7-boxes set
Try the same rules for a 9-boxes set and then for an 11-boxes set. Record all your moves on paper
Examine all four cases and find a pattern that relates the number of moves to the number of dots. Explain how you arrived at this conclusion
Create a general formula that will give the number of moves based on the number of dots regardless of how many dots you have.

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Final Grade Calculator
Write a program that allows an instructor to calculate the final grade for the students in a class. Use the following menu to drive the program:
1. Enter new student information
2. Exit
When the user chooses (1) they will be prompted for the following information:
Number of Exams and the grade for each
Number of Quizzes and the grade for each
Number of Homework assignments and the grade for each
Input validation: All grades entered must be between 0 and 100.
The final grade is then calculated as follows:
Exams: 40% of final grade
Quizzes: 40%
Homework: 20%
Display the final grade for each student. The user may enter as many students as possible until they choose to quit.
Please see attached output example.
2. Upload both your algorithm and your source code.
Grading Rubric: (20 points)
Include the following in your algorithm:
Algorithm (3 points)
If statements/Loops (8 points total)
Main menu loop and if statements (4)
Input validation loop for exam, quizzes, homework grade (2)
Input validation for main menu (2)
Calculations (9 points total)
Average exams (2)
Average quizzes (2)
Average homework (2)
Final Grade (3)

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chets and sells baby blankets, b. Each blanket requires 3 skeins of yarn, and the total number of skeins Facundo uses, y, varies directly as the number of blankets he crochets, b.
Write an equation that models this relationship.
2. The weight of an object, w, varies inversely as the square of its distance from the center of Earth, d. When an astronaut stands in a training center on the surface of Earth (3,960 miles from the center), she weighs 155 pounds. To the nearest tenth of a pound, what will be the approximate weight of the astronaut when she is standing on a space station, in orbit 240 miles above the training center?
3. The square of g varies inversely as h. When g = 16, h = 2. What is the value of h when g = 40?
4. The number of days, d, it will take Manny to read a book varies inversely as the number of pages, p, he reads per day. If k is the constant of variation, which equation represents this situation?
5. The battery life for Bruhier’s cell phone is longer when he has fewer apps running. When only one app is running, the battery will last for 16 hours. When four apps are running, the battery will only last for 4 hours.

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ticket sells for $7 and each adult ticket sells for $10.50. The auditorium can hold no more than 110 people. The drama club must make no less than $840 from ticket sales to cover the show's costs. If x represents the number of student tickets sold and y represents the number of adult tickets sold, write and solve a system of inequalities graphically and determine one possible solution.

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chases frozen turkeys at a constant wholesale price of $1/turkey, which is its full marginal cost for supplying turkeys. During July, only a small number of wealthy people are interested in buying turkeys in Pilgrim. Their demand curve is P = 10 – .02 Q, where P is Wegboys’ retail price for turkeys during the month and Q is the quantity of turkeys purchased. The demand curve for these wealthy people is constant – it is the same curve in both November and July. During November, a large number of less wealthy people enter the market to purchase turkeys for Thanksgiving. Their demand curve for Wegboys’ turkeys is
P = 4 – .0005Q. In other months of the year, they do not purchase turkeys at any price.
a. (5 points) What price should Wegboys charge in July to maximize its profits? Calculate its profits from turkey sales.
b. (5 points) Demonstrate that Wegboys can earn a higher profit if it lowers its retail price for turkeys during November (you can do this without finding the optimal price). Explain the basic economic intuition.

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n a new campus while maintaining the same student-professor-instructor ratio. If the new campus will have 3000 students, what will be the number of lecturers?

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etween. *
A
B
D
3. Which shows the following numbers in order from least to greatest? *
B
C
D
4. Which is the best name for this group of numbers? *
A
B
D
5. Which point on the number line best represents √3? *
A
B
C
For question 6 and 7, write each number in either scientific notation or standard notation. 6. The diameter of Mercury is 4879 kilometers. *
7. The diameter of a bacterial cell called a mycoplasma is about 2 x 10-7 meter. *
8. In which group are the numbers in order from greatest to least? *
B
C
D
9. Greg found the length of a hypotenuse of a right triangle to be √90 feet. Between which two integers does √90 lie? *
A
B
C
10. Which is the best name for this group of numbers? *
A
C
D
11. The water levels of five Texas lakes were measured on the same day in 2010. The table below shows the number of feet above or below normal level for each lake. Which list shows the numbers in the table from greatest to least? *
B
C
D
12. Which numbers from this list are less than -0.94? *
B
C
D
13. The length of a micrometer is approximately 0.00003937 inch. How would you express this in scientific notation? *
A
B
C
14. The National Park Service manages approximately 84,000,000 acres of federal land. How would you express this number using scientific notation? *
B
C
D
15. Seismosaurus is the longest known dinosaur. It measured 1800 inches. How far would 3000 Seismosaurus dinosaurs span if they were placed head to tail? Write your answer in scientific notation. *

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on a subsample of weekly data from Randall’s Supermarket, one of the biggest in the UK. Randall’s marketing management team wishes to identify trends and patterns in a sample of weekly data collected for a number of their loyalty cardholders during a 26-week period. The data includes information on the customers’ gender, age, shopping frequency per week and shopping basket price. Randall’s operates two different types of stores (convenient stores and superstores) but they also sell to customers via an online shopping platform. The collected data are from all three different types of stores. Finally, the data provides information on the consistency of the customer’s shopping basket regarding the type of products purchased. These can vary from value products, to brand as well as the supermarket’s own high-quality product series Randall’s Top. As a business analyst you are required to analyse those data, make any necessary modifications in order to determine whether for any single customer it is possible to predict the value of their shopping basket.
Randall’s marketing management team is only interested in identifying whether the spending of the potential customer will fall in one of three possible groups including:
• Low spender (shopping basket value of £25 or less)
• Medium Spender (shopping basket value between £25.01 and £70) and
• High spenders (shopping basket greater than £70)
For the purpose of your analysis you are provided with the data set Randall’s.xls. You have to decide, which method is appropriate to apply for the problem under consideration and undertake the necessary analysis. Once you have completed this analysis, write a report for the Randall’s marketing management team summarising your findings but also describing all necessary steps undertaken in the analysis. The manager is a competent business analyst himself/herself so the report can include technical terms, although you should not exceed five pages. Screenshots and supporting materials can be included in the appendix.
Requirements
After completing your analysis, you should submit a report that consists of two parts. Part A being a non-technical summary of your findings and Part B a detailed report of the analysis undertaken with more details.
Part A: A short report for the Head of Randall’s Marketing Management (20 per cent). This should briefly explain the aim of the project, a clear summary and justification of the methods considered as well as an overview of the results.
Although, the Head of Randall’s Marketing Management team who will receive this summary is a competent business analytics practitioner, the majority of the other team members have little knowledge of statistical modelling and want to know nothing about the technical and statistical underpinning of the techniques used in this analysis. This report should be no more than two sides of A4 including graphs, tables, etc. In this report you should include all the objectives of this analysis, summary of data and results as well as your recommendations (if any).
Part B: A technical report on the various stages of the analysis (80 per cent).
The analysis should be carried out using the range of analytics tools discussed:
• SPSS Statistics
Ensure that the exercise references:
• Binary and multinomial logistic regression
• Linear vs Logistic regression
• Logit Model with odds Ratio
• Co-efficients and Chi Squared
• MLR co-efficients
• Assessing usefulness of MLR model
• Interpreting a model
• Assessing over-all model fit with Psuedo R-Squared measures
• Classification accuracy (Hit Ratio)
• Wald Statistic
• Odd ratio exp(B)
• Ratio of the probability of an event happening vs not happening
• Ratio of the odds after a unit change in the predictor to the original odds
• Assumptions
• Residuals analysis
• Cook’s distance
• DfBeta
• Adequacy (with variance inflation factor VIF and tolerance statistic)
• Outliers and influential points cannot just be removed. We need to check them (typo? – unusual data?)
• Check for multicollinearity
• Parsimony
Write a short and concise report to explain the technical detail of what you have done for each step of the analysis.
The report should also cover the following information:
• Any type of analysis that might be useful and check whether the main assumptions behind the analyses do not hold or cannot be
• Give evidence of the understanding of the statistical tools that you are using. For example, comment on the model selection procedure and the coefficient interpretation, e.g. comment on the interpretation of the logistic regression coefficients if such a method is used and provide an example of
• Conclusions and explanation, in non-technical terms, of the main points

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f amino acids that could be coded for by this sequence?"
How would I find out the amino acid if it's a deletion mutation?

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mall groups of 6. Twenty percent of the managers speak Japanese. If the groups are picked at random what is the probability that there are at least 5 Japanese speakers in the group?

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After graduating from AUD, Salman plans to start a book publishing company in the Media City. He did some research and found that the printer will cost Dh 230,000. He estimated that the variable cost per book is Dh 170 and the selling price is Dh 390.
a. How many books must he sell to break even? Also calculate the breakeven in dirham.
b. In addition to the costs given above, if he wants to pay himself a salary of Dh 15,400 per year, what is her breakeven point in units and dirham?
c. In the first three months of his business, he sold 400 books. Suddenly the printer breaks down. He spent Dh 25000 to fix the printer. In addition to 400 books sold, how many more books she should sell to breakeven? Assume that this part of the question is independent, and she does not draw any salary.
Problem 8
A furniture store makes tables and chairs from plywood and glass. The store has 30 units of plywood, 24 units of glass. Each table requires 7 units of plywood three units of glass, whereas each chair requires three units of plywood and two units of glass. The demand for chairs is between 2 and 4. The ratio between the table and chair is at least 1 to 2. A table earns $225 in profit and a chair, $145. The store also wants a minimum profit of $5000. The store wants to determine the number of tables and chairs to make in order to maximize profit. Formulate a linear programming model for this problem

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43.Vanessa found that the average for all students who feel that good manners are necessary to ...

75 with a sample standard deviation of 15; (this data is normally
distributed). If she took a random sample of 64 students that shared this
view
Find:
a) The probability that the average number of students that share this view is more than 78 students.
b) The probability that the mean number of students that share this view is
between 65 and 72

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poem is this? Give a reason why you say so.
Please help, is this a narrative, dramatic, or lyrical poem?

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consumes each year is 196 with a standard deviation of
22 pounds (Source: American Dietetic Association). If a sample of 50 individuals is randomly selected, find
the probability that the mean of the sample will be less than 200 pounds.

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ng n distinct integers in just his thoughts.
He plays turns on the list. In each turn he does the following–
He takes a number (in its index’s order ) and swap it with any number in
the list including itself i.e. if it swap it with itself it doesn’t move at all (The
selection of the number is completely random).
He does the same for all the elements in their index’s order in that turn.
If initially the list was unsorted, such that, no element was in sorted position,
then find the probability that the list is sorted after m such turns.
Note : Take the assumption that if an element is not in its sorted
position then it can be in any other n − 1 positions equally likely.

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oups were used (lawyer, physical therapist, cabinetmakers, and system analysts). The results obtained for a sample of 5 individuals from each groups. Using the "ANOVA Output" below, please answer the following questions ( Use the significance level 5%).
Q1. The value of the test statistic is ____________
QUESTION 2
Q2. The p- value of the test is _________________
QUESTION 3
Q3. At the 5% significance level, the null hypothesis is rejected if the value of the F statistics is >= _________________
QUESTION 4
Q4. Interpret the ANOVA result at the 5% significance level. Is there any difference in the job satisfaction among the four occupational groups? Answer either yes or no. Explain the reason of your answer statistically.
QUESTION 5
Data from a Trucking Company is Southern California were utilized to examine the relationship among total daily travel time (y), miles to traveled (X1), and the number of deliveries (x2). Based on the "Regression Output" below, please answer the following questions.
Q5. The number of sample used in this regression analysis is______________
QUESTION 6
Q6. What is the value of the coefficient of determination?
QUESTION 7
Q7. What is the F test statistic value for the regression model significane test?
QUESTION 8
Q8. What is the predicted travel time for X1 =95, and X2= 6?
QUESTION 9
Q9. Is X2 (number of deliveries) related to Y (travel time)? Answer either yes or no. Explain the reason of your answer statistically.
ATTACHED ARE GRAPHS

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that a and b are two integers with GCD 1. Prove that if p is any odd prime which divides a^2 + b^2 then p ≡ 1 (mod 4).

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vessels are randomly targeted and destroyed, what is the probability that at least 6 vessels transporting nuclear weapons were destroyed? Express your answer as a fraction or a decimal number rounded to four decimal places.

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of a product. Given the cost (in 10's $) of a toy is c=2x-1+2/x, where x is the number of quantity in 1000s. the total cost is given by C=xc. find the total cost, find the minimum cost, and lastly, if each toy can be sold for $20, at what quantity will it be given a break-even?
I don't understand this question so I hope u could explain it to me.

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rees of freedom. Another one is a degree-14 polynomial (with 15 degrees of freedom). What would we expect to see in terms of the fit around the boundary (where predictor values are very small or very large.)
&
Is there a relationship between the number of cuts of step functions and the model’s flexibility? If so, please explain.

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53.Let the Universal Set, S, have 129 elements. A and B are subsets of S. Set A contains 61 elements ...

d Set B contains 39 elements. If the total number of elements in either A or B is 84, how many elements are in A but not in B?
How do I do this?

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hooses a card and gets a number. Each spinner outcome is numbered 1-8. If the player's card choice is equal to the spinner outcome they win a $5. If the card number is over the number on the spinner, they win $2. If the roll is under the number on the spinner, they win $1. If the player chooses the card Ace, or they land on 1, they will win nothing.
I have to figure out the Theoretical probabilities table for this example but I do not know how, please help!!

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ses a card and gets a number. Each spinner outcome is numbered 1-8. If the player's card choice is equal to the spinner outcome they win a $5. If the card number is over the number on the spinner, they win $2. If the roll is under the number on the spinner, they win $1. If the player chooses the card Ace, or they land on 1, they will win nothing.
I do not know how to Theoretical probabilities table, please help

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t way to do that would be to investigate her students’ test performance in a number of ways.
The first thing she did was separate her students’ test scores based on the time of day she held her lectures (morning vs evening). Next she recorded the type of test students were writing (multiple choice vs short answer). She selected a random sample of students from her morning (n = 6) and evening (n = 7) classes (total of 13) and recorded scores from two of their tests as shown below.
Morning
Evening
Multiple Choice
Short Answer
Multiple Choice
Short Answer
66
74
70
45
64
55
80
55
72
77
78
55
70
57
84
60
61
58
64
70
67
69
84
60
70
63
DATA Set 1:
Good morning sunshine. Is Time of Day important?
1. Prof. Maya recently read an article that concluded students retained more information when attending classes in the morning. Based on this finding she thought students in her morning class might have performed differently on their Short Answer test scores when compared to students in her evening class. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
Multiple Guess! Does Exam Type matter?
2. Prof. Maya also knew that students often did better on multiple-choice tests because they only have to recognize the information (rather than recall it). Given this, she thought students attending the morning class might perform differently on the Multiple-Choice test when compared to the Short Answer test. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
DATA Set 2:
We’ll try anything once. Does the new Tutorial Plan work?
3. Combining all of her students (and ignoring time of day), Prof. Maya asked her TAs to try a new – and very expensive - tutorial study plan. She then chose a random sample of 20 students to receive the new study plan and another sample of 30 to continue using the old study plan. Following an in-class quiz, she divided the students into 3 levels of achievement (below average, average, and above average), and then created the frequency table below. Does the new expensive tutorial study plan improve student performance? [15 points]
Below average
Average
Above Average
New plan
7
7
6
Old plan
6
15
9
DATA Set 3:
How are YOU doing?
4. Finally, Prof. Maya thinks that her 2018 class is doing better than her 2017 class did. She decided to collect a sample of test scores from the students in her course this year (combining all of the groups) and compare the average with her previous year’s class average. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
The 2017 class average = 63%
The 2018 sample size = 25
The 2018 sample standard deviation = 11
The 2018 sample average = use your actual midterm mark (yes, you the student reading this :)
Bonus: What does it all mean?
5. Bonus: IF Prof. Maya had complete control of how and when she ran her course in 2018, considering all the info you just found in the 3 data sets, write a brief statement of how you would recommend she set-up the course next year – and explain why. [5 points]

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t way to do that would be to investigate her students’ test performance in a number of ways.
The first thing she did was separate her students’ test scores based on the time of day she held her lectures (morning vs evening). Next she recorded the type of test students were writing (multiple choice vs short answer). She selected a random sample of students from her morning (n = 6) and evening (n = 7) classes (total of 13) and recorded scores from two of their tests as shown below.
DATA Set 1:
Good morning sunshine. Is Time of Day important?
1. Prof. Maya recently read an article that concluded students retained more information when attending classes in the morning. Based on this finding she thought students in her morning class might have performed differently on their Short Answer test scores when compared to students in her evening class. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
Multiple Guess! Does Exam Type matter?
2. Prof. Maya also knew that students often did better on multiple-choice tests because they only have to recognize the information (rather than recall it). Given this, she thought students attending the morning class might perform differently on the Multiple-Choice test when compared to the Short Answer test. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
DATA Set 2:
We’ll try anything once. Does the new Tutorial Plan work?
3. Combining all of her students (and ignoring time of day), Prof. Maya asked her TAs to try a new – and very expensive - tutorial study plan. She then chose a random sample of 20 students to receive the new study plan and another sample of 30 to continue using the old study plan. Following an in-class quiz, she divided the students into 3 levels of achievement (below average, average, and above average), and then created the frequency table below. Does the new expensive tutorial study plan improve student performance? [15 points]
Below average
Average
Above Average
New plan
7
7
6
Old plan
6
15
9
DATA Set 3:
How are YOU doing?
4. Finally, Prof. Maya thinks that her 2018 class is doing better than her 2017 class did. She decided to collect a sample of test scores from the students in her course this year (combining all of the groups) and compare the average with her previous year’s class average. Does the data support her hypothesis? [15 points]
The 2017 class average = 63%
The 2018 sample size = 25
The 2018 sample standard deviation = 11
The 2018 sample average = use your actual midterm mark (yes, you the student reading this :)
Bonus: What does it all mean?
5. Bonus: IF Prof. Maya had complete control of how and when she ran her course in 2018, considering all the info you just found in the 3 data sets, write a brief statement of how you would recommend she set-up the course next year – and explain why. [5 points]

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58.2. If the mean of the numbers 9, 10, 11, 12, and x is 12, what is the value ...

s of a sports drink contains 130 milligrams of sodium, what is the total number of milligrams of sodium in 20 ounces of the sports drink?
5. If (k, 3) is a point on the line whose equation is 4x + y = -9, what is the value of k?
9. A flagpole casts a shadow 200 feet long. At the same time, a boy standing nearby who is 5 feet tall casts a shadow 20 feet long. Find the number of feet in the height of the flagpole.
22. What is the greatest value of c for which the roots of the equation x^2 + 4x + c = 0 are real?
24. Find the two acute angles in the right triangle whose sides have the given lengths. Express your answers using degree measure rounded to two decimal places.
7, 24 and 25
A._________________ (smaller value)
B._________________ (larger value)

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59. 1. What is the greatest value of c for which the roots of the equation x^2 + 4x + ...

2. Find the two acute angles in the right triangle whose sides have the given lengths. Express your answers using degree measure rounded to two decimal places.
A._______________________ (Smaller Value)
B. _______________________ (Larger Value)
3. A flagpole casts a shadow 200 feet long. At the same time, a boy standing nearby who is 5 feet tall casts a shadow 20 feet long. Find the number of feet in the height of the flagpole.
4. If (k, 3) is a point on the line whose equation is 4x + y = -9, what is the value of k?
5. If 8 ounces of a sports drink contains 130 milligrams of sodium, what is the total number of milligrams of sodium in 20 ounces of the sports drink?
6. If the mean of the numbers 9, 10, 11, 12, and x is 12, what is the value of x?

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36 Using your knowledge of probability, why should Nizar have known that his answer was NOT correct and gone back to review his calculations?
2. A four-colored spinner was spun 80 times. The spinner landed on green 15 times, yellow 30 times, blue 10 times, and red 25. Based on this data, what is the experimental probability of the spinner landing on green? (Write your answer as a fraction in lowest terms.)
3. If the probability that a certain mechanical part in your new car will fail this year is 0.05, what is the probability that the mechanical part will not fail this first year?
4. A coin is loaded so that the probability of getting tails is 1/4. If the coin is flipped twice, what is the probability of getting tails twice?
5.If a 6-sided die is tossed and then a coin is flipped, what is the probability that an odd number is rolled and the coin lands on heads?
6.A field goal kicker makes 3 of every 7 attempts at a field goal. If he kicks 4 field goals in a certain game, what is the probability that he'll make all four? (Write your answer as a fraction in lowest terms.)

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61. Value: 1 equation image indicator a. (x - 2)2(x - 3)2 b. (x2+ 4)(x2+ 9) c. (x - 2)(x + ...

2)(x - 3)(x + 3)
d. (x2 - 4)(x2+ 9)
Value: 1
The table below shows the cost of purchasing a standard stapler at five office supply stores, A through E. If the median cost of purchasing a standard stapler for these stores was $17.99, which of the following could NOT have been the cost of the stapler for Store A?
staplergraph.jpg
a. $19.95
b. $18.95
c. $16.95
d. $19.25
Value: 1
If equation image indicator then x =
a. 7
b. 1/5
c. 5
d. 1/7
Value: 1
A six−sided die, with sides numbered 1,2, 3,4,5, and 6, is tossed. What is the probability of tossing a number less than three?
a. 1/3
b. 0
c. 1/2
d. 1/4
Value: 1
If 6m + 4 = 8m, then 4m =
a. 6
b. 2
c. 8
d. 4
Value: 1
In the xy-plane, what is the y-intercept of the graph of the equation equation image indicator?
a. 2
b. 4
c. 16
d. There is no y-intercept.
Value: 1
Which of the following equations has both 2 and −4 as solutions?
a. x2 + 6x + 8 = 0
b. x2 - 2x - 8 = 0
c. x2 + 2x - 8 = 0
d. x2 - 2x + 8 = 0
Value: 1
The perimeter of a square is 20 ft. If you increase the length of the square by 2 feet and decrease the width by 1 foot, what is the area, in square feet, of the new figure?
a. 22
b. 28
c. 35
d. 40
Value: 1
(3x-2y4)-3 =
a. equation image indicator
b. equation image indicator
c. equation image indicator
d. equation image indicator
Value: 1
A softball is tossed into the air upward from a first floor balcony. The distance of the ball above the ground at any time is given by the function, distance function.png, where h(t) is the height of the softball above the ground (in feet) and t is the time (in seconds). What was the maximum height, in feet, of the softball above the ground after it was thrown?
a. 28
b. 30
c. 32
d. 34
Value: 1
A group of 100 people, some students and some faculty, attended a museum opening. Each student paid $10 per person for entrance to the museum and each of the faculty paid $25 per person for entrance. If the total paid, for all 100 people, was $1300, how many students attended the museum opening?
a. 20
b. 50
c. 70
d. 80
Value: 1
The ratio of Sam's age to Hank's age is 5 to 3. If the sum of their ages is 24, how old is Hank?
a. 21
b. 15
c. 19
d. 9
Value: 1
In the xy−coordinate plane shown below, point P has coordinates (8, −6). Which of the following is an equation of the line that contains points O and P?
O and P graph.jpg
a. equation image indicator
b. equation image indicator
c. equation image indicator
d. equation image indicator
Value: 1
The variables x and y are inversely proportional, and y = 2 when x = 3. What is the value of y when x = 9?
a. 54
b. 6
c. 2/3
d. 3/2
Value: 1
A farmer has 1235 trees to be planted on a rectangular parcel of land. If there are 24 trees planted in each row and each row must be complete before it is planted, how many trees will be left over after planting?
a. 21
b. 11
c. 0
d. 55

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is a multiple of three or greater than eight.
A certain game consist of rolling a single fair die and pays off as follows nine dollars for a six, six dollars for a five, one dollar for four and no payoffs otherwise.Find the expected winnings for this game.
A fair die is rolled four times. A 6 is considered success While all other outcomes are failures find the probability of three successes.
A pet store has nine puppies including 4 poodles 3 terriers and 2 retrievers. If Rebecca an errand in that order each select one puppy at random without replacement find the probability that Aaron select a retriever given that from last Rebecca selects a poodle.
Experience shows that a ski lodge will be for (166 guests) if there is a heavy snowfall in December, well only partially full (52 guests) With a light snowfall. What is the expected number of guests if the probability for a heavy snowfall is 0.40? I assume that heavy snowfall and light snowfall are the only two possibilities.
A pet store has six puppies Including two poodles two Terriers and to retrievers. If Rebecca and Aaron in that order each select one puppy random with replacement (They both may select the same one) Find the probability That Rebecca selects a terrier and Aaron selects a retriever.
Three married couples arrange themselves randomly in six consecutive seats in a row. Determine (A) the number of ways the following event can occur, And (B) the probability of the event. (The denominator of the probability fraction will be 6!=720, The total number of ways to arrange six items ). Each man was that immediately to the right of his wife.
A coin is tossed five times. Find the probability that all our heads. Find the probability that at least three are heads.
A certain prescription drug is known to produce undesirable facts and 35% of all patients due to drug. Among a random sample of a patient using a drug find the probability of the stated event. Exactly 5 have undesired effects.
10,000 raffle tickets are sold. One first prize of 1600, for second prizes of 800 each, And 9/3 prizes of 300 each or to be awarded with all winners selected randomly. If you purchase one ticket what are your expected winnings.
Suppose a charitable organization decides to Raise money by raffling A trip worth 500. If 3000 tickets are sold at one dollar each find the expected net winnings for a person who buys one ticket. Round to the nearest cent
Three men and seven women are waiting to be interviewed for jobs. If they are selected in random order find the probability that all men will be interviewed first
A fair diet is rolled. What is the probability of rolling on our number or a number less than three.
The pet store has 15 puppies, including five poodles, five Terriers, and five retrievers. If Rebecca and Aaron, in that order, select one puppy at random without replacement, find the probability that both select a poodle
Beth is taking a nine question multiple-choice test for which each question Has three answer choices, only one of which is correct. Beth decides on answering By rolling a fair die And making the first answer choice if the die shows one or two, The second If the die shows three or four, and the third if the die shows five or six. Find the probability of the stated event. Exactly 6 correct answers
For the experiment of drawing a single card from a standard 52 card deck find (a) the probability and (b) the odds are in favor that they do not drive six

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with a mean of 25 gm and a standard deviation of 5 gm.
(a) If the machine is used 500 times, approximately how many times will it be expected to dispense 30 gm or more of chilli sauce?
(b) How can you decrease this number to half? Give a numerical answer.
2. StarTech manufactures re sensors. They use a protective screen for their sensors to protect it from dust. The sensor becomes useless if the thickness of the screen exceeds 0.5 mm. They outsource the production of the screen to a di erent company that claims to manufacture screens with a mean thickness of 0.3 mm and a standard deviation of 0.1 mm.
(a) If 10000 screens are manufactured how many will be discarded because they are too thick?
(b) If screens less than 0.2 mm are too thin to be used, what is the probability that screens manufactured by the above company will be discarded because they are too thick or too thin? Show the result on a graph.
3. The amount of time that Sam spends playing the guitar is normally distributed with a mean of 15 hours and a standard deviation of 3 hours.
(a) Find the probability that he spends between 15 and 18 hours playing the guitar during a given week.
(b) What is the probability that he spends less than 3 hours playing the guitar during a given week?
4. Soon after he took oce in 1963, President Johnson was approved by 160 out of a sample of 200 Americans. With growing disillusionment over his Vietnam policy, by 1968 he was approved by only 70 out of a sample of 200 Americans.
(a) What is the 90% con dence interval for the percentage of all Americans who approved of Johnson in 1963? In 1968?
(b) What is the 90% con dence interval for the change?

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1.AU MAT 120 Systems of Linear Equations and Inequalities Discussion

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