Probability-Central Limit Theorems for Independent Variables (ISS Statistics Paper I (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 1 - 3 of 6

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Question number: 1

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A large freight elevator can transport a maximum of Equation pounds. Suppose a load of cargo containing Equation boxes must be transported via the elevator. Experience has shown that the weight of boxes of this type of cargo follows a distribution with mean Equation pounds and standard deviation Equation pounds. Based on this information, what is the probability that all Equation boxes can be safely loaded onto the freight elevator and transported?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Equation

b.

Equation

c.

Equation

d.

0.9348

Question number: 2

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A waitress earns varying tips with a mean of Rs. 10.90 with a standard deviation of Rs. 5.60. Assume on the weekend she gets 60 tips. What is the probability she earns Rs. 750 or more?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

0.258

b.

0.742

c.

0.866

d.

0.134

Question number: 3

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The amount of regular unleaded gasoline purchased every week at a gas station near Palampur follows the normal distribution with mean Equation gallons and standard deviation Equation gallons. The starting supply of gasoline is Equation gallons, and there is a scheduled weekly delivery of Equation gallons. Find the probability that, after Equation weeks, the supply of gasoline will be below Equation gallons.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

0.2643

b.

0.7357

c.

Equation

d.

0.1056

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