# Questions are in the field of statistics for business set 1

**1. **Given the facts set 3, 6, 2, 9, –1, 0, appraise Σ(*x *+ 1)2.

**A. **25

**B. **625

**C. **175

**D. **137

**2. **To reply the investigation, connect to the forthcoming inventory of raw facts.

63, 71, 72, 77, 77, 78, 86, 77, 88, 88

What is the *median *for the facts?

**A. **77.5

**B. **88

**C. **77.7

**D. **77

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**3. **Which of the forthcoming statements environing interpreting banner flexuosity is *true?*

**A. **The Empirical Rule can't be applied true the estimate division is mound-shaped and symmetric. Chebyshev's Rule can be applied to any facts set, unobservant of the fashion of its estimate division.

**B. **Neither the Empirical Rule nor Chebyshev's Rule can be applied to facts true the estimate division is mound-shaped and regular.

**C. **Neither Chebyshev's Rule nor the Emprical Rule demand any assumptions environing the estimate division.

**D. **Chebyshev's Rule can't be applied true the estimate division is mound-shaped and symmetric. The Empirical Rule can be applied to any facts set, unobservant of the fashion of its estimate division.

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**4. **To reply the investigation, connect to the forthcoming facts.

Ten students were exemplificationd at chance from a student population. Each was asked how sundry courses he or she was planning on examineing in the upcoming year. The forthcoming is a inventory of the reputed facts appreciates:

1, 2, 2, 3, 4, 5, 5, 5, 5, 6

What is the *disagreement *for the facts appreciates?

**A. **1.6

**B. **2.844

**C. **1.687

**D. **2.56

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**5. **A examine was conducted of the 12-month suitables per portion-out for two categories of airline companies, after a conjuncture the conclusion shown in the chart beneath. Based on the facts, which of the forthcoming statements is *correct?*

**Large Small**

**Airlines Airlines**

$4.36 $1.60

6.19 –1.98

–0.42 1.03

3.73 –0.21

0.26 –1.15

6.27 4.19

0.59

1.52

1.97

4.57

0.05

**A. **The extensive liveliness enjoy a mediocre suitables per portion-out of 3.40, and the fine liveliness enjoy a banner flexuosity of 2.08.

**B. **The extensive liveliness enjoy a disagreement of 4.04, and the fine liveliness enjoy a disagreement of 8.30.

**C. **The extensive liveliness enjoy a banner flexuosity of 2.88, and the fine liveliness enjoy a banner flexuosity of 4.04.

**D. **The extensive liveliness enjoy a mediocre suitables per portion-out of 3.40, and the fine liveliness enjoy a mediocre suitables per portion-out of 1.22.

Note: Reply A seems to be the sealst, but the appreciates inventoryed do not *exactly* tally the objective values. The objective appreciates are:

Large Airlines Small Airlines

Mean 3.3983 1.1073

Standard flexuosity 2.8811 2.0101

Variance 8.3007 4.0404

**6. **Which of the forthcoming involves *inferential *statistics as incongruous to *descriptive *statistics?

**A. **A arrange of 50 statistics students earned an mediocre space of 73.5.

**B. **A national cable adjust, using a exemplification of 500 subscribers, estimates that 40 percent of its subscribers observe a recompense machine at balanceest unintermittently per day.

**C. **The city calling service reputed 35 edifice permits for new single-family housing units.

**D. **The Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms branch reputed that Houston had 1,791 registered gun dealers in 1997.

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**7. **Use the forthcoming facts exemplification to reply the investigation.

4, 14, 6, 9, 21, 3, 7, 10

What is the *disagreement *of this facts exemplification?

**A. **4.31

**B. **243.5

**C. **5.90

**D. **34.79

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**8. **If there are an odd estimate of facts appreciates in a set, the median conciliate be the

**A. **mediocre of all of the appreciates disconnected by the estimate of appreciates in the set.

**B. **appreciate that shows in the nature.

**C. **appreciate that shows the highest estimate of times.

**D. **mediocre of the two end appreciates.

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**9. **Which archearchetype of contrive takes induced facts and forms arrangees out of it, thus turning it into induced

data?

**A. **Pie chart

**B. **Dot contrive

**C. **Histogram

**D. **Stem-and-leaf contrive

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**10. **To reply the investigation, connect to the forthcoming inventory of raw facts.

63, 71, 72, 77, 77, 78, 86, 77, 88, 88

What is the *mode *for the facts?

**A. **88

**B. **77.5

**C. **77

**D. **77.7

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**11. **To reply the investigation, connect to the forthcoming inventory of raw facts.

63, 71, 72, 77, 77, 78, 86, 77, 88, 88

What is the *mediocre *for the facts?

**A. **88

**B. **77.7

**C. **77.5

**D. **77

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**12. **Several ways to perform a bar graph unfaithful show beneath. Which of these is casually used to

exaggerate dissimilitudes from one facts appreciate to the next?

**A. **Starting the perpendicular axis at a aim elder than zero

**B. **Making the graph taller than it needs to be

**C. **Making the graph shorter than it needs to be

**D. **A gap in the perpendicular axis

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**13. **When obtaining facts by _______ it's *most *important to attempt environing the purposes of the original

experimenter.

**A. **conducting a survey

**B. **reading a published source

**C. **collecting facts observationally

**D. **performing a intended experiment

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**14. **Which of the forthcoming statements is *true *environing a stem-and-leaf contrive?

**A. **It uses perpendicular bars to explain a verisimilitude division.

**B. **It separates facts at the decimal aim, creating vapid rows whose appreciates are seal concertedly.

**C. **Stem-and-leaf contrives are histograms whose bars enjoy been de- in decreasing adjust of estimate.

**D. **It involves creating columns of dots, one for each datum in the exemplification.

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**15. **If a majestic sundry facts appreciates gathering to the left of a facts division, which then tails off to the suitable,

the division is connectred to as

**A. **uniform.

**B. **rightward skewed.

**C. **leftward skewed.

**D. **normal.

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**16. **Use the forthcoming facts exemplification to reply the investigation.

4, 14, 6, 9, 21, 3, 7, 10

What is the *mediocre *of this facts exemplification?

**A. **There's no mediocre appreciate.

**B. **9.25

**C. **7

**D. **8

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**17. **When a exemplification is enthralled from a extensiver population, this suggests that which of the forthcoming conciliate be used?

**A. **Independent events

**B. **Descriptive statistics

**C. **Computation of a exemplification mediocre

**D. **Inferential statistics

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**18. **A *population *is a store of _______ environing which we conciliate mete real characteristics or

properties, denominated _______.

**A. **people, traits

**B. **individuals, exemplification appreciates

**C. **data, estimates

**D. **experimental units, variables

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**19. **Use the forthcoming facts exemplification to reply the investigation.

4, 14, 6, 9, 21, 3, 7, 10

What is the *median *of this facts exemplification?

**A. **There's no median appreciate.

**B. **8

**C. **7

**D. **9.25

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**20. **What is the dissimilitude betwixt a *histogram *and a *bar chart?*

**A. **A histogram and a bar chart twain ruminate induced facts.

**B. **A histogram ruminates induced facts, conjuncture the bar chart represents induced facts.

**C. **The neighboring rectangles in a bar chart enjoy a gap, conjuncture those for a histogram don't.

**D. **The neighboring rectangles in a histogram enjoy a gap, conjuncture those for a bar chart don't.