# Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, Sixth Edition by William M. Mendenhall, Terry L. Sincich, Nancy S. Boudreau

By William M. Mendenhall, Terry L. Sincich, Nancy S. Boudreau

A better half to Mendenhall and Sincich’s Statistics for Engineering and the Sciences, 6th version, this scholar source bargains complete options to all the odd-numbered exercises.

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The data appear to be skewed, so we will use Chebyshev’s Rule. At least 75% of the observations will fall within 2 standard deviations of the mean. 431). h. It appears that unoiled transects is more likely to have a seabird density of 16 because 16 falls in the interval in part f, but not in part g. 85 a. Using MINITAB, a bar chart is: 14 12 Count 10 8 6 4 2 0 Collision Fire Grounding HullFail Unknown Cause Because no bar is way taller than the others, there does not appear to be one cause that is more likely than the others.

89! 0883 132! 122! n   10  b.  38  132 − 38  38  132 − 38        0   10 − 0   1   10 − 1  P(Y ≤ 1) = p(0) + p(0) = +  132  132      10   10  38! 94! 94! 38! 38! 84! 37! 85! 1585 132! 132! 122! 122! 71 a. Let Y = the number of packets containing genuine cocaine in 4 trials. Then Y has a hypergeometric distribution with N = 496, r = 331, and n = 4.  r   N − r   331  496 − 331 331! 165! 327! 165! 1971 496! 492! n   4  b. Let Y = the number of packets containing genuine cocaine in 2 trials.

12 − 4)! 4 ⋅ 3 ⋅ 2 ⋅ 1 ⋅ 8 ⋅ 91  4 second facility. Once the second facility is filled, there are only 8 task force members from which to pick 4 to fill the third facility. There are a total of  8 8! 8 ⋅ 7 ⋅ 61 = = 70 ways to fill the third facility. (8 − 4)! 4 ⋅ 3 ⋅ 2 ⋅1 ⋅ 4 ⋅ 3 ⋅ 2 ⋅1  4 third facility is filled, there is only one way to fill the fourth facility. Therefore, the total number of ways to fill the 4 facilities is 1, 820 × 495 × 70 = 63,063,000. 71 a. Let A = dealer draws blackjack.