### Determining confidence interval for mean growth rate

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Q1) Horticulturalist wishes to study growth rate of a particular variety of Bougainvillea. From sample of 16 randomly selected Bougainvilleas, mean growth rate was 2.23 inches/week and sample standard deviation was 0.77 inches/week. Determine a 90% confidence interval for mean growth rate of all Bougainvilleas

a) Between 1.723 and 2.634 inches/week

b) Between 1.893 and 2.567 inches/week

c) Between 1.991 and 2.469 inches/week

d) Between 1.460 and 3.000 inches/week

Student Services office did survey of 500 students in which they asked if student is part-time or full-time. Another question asked whether student was transfer student.

 Transfer Non-Transfer Row Totals Part-Time 100 110 210 Full-Time 170 120 290 Column Totals 270 230 500

Q2) If student is selected at random (from this group of 500 students), determine probability that student is transfer student.

a) 100/500

b) 270/500

c) 210/500

d) 170/500

Q2) If student is selected at random (from this group of 500 students), determine probability that  student  is a part time student.

a) 210/500

b) 270/500

c) 170/500

d) 100/500

Q3) If student is selected at random (from this group of 500 students), determine probability that student is transfer student and part time student.

a) 210/500

b) 170/500

c) 270/500

d) 100/500

Q4) If student is selected at random (from this group of 500 students), determine probability that student is transfer student or part time student.

a) 210/500

b) 170/500

c) 380/500

d) 480/500

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