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Question 187

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Suppose we wish to estimate the average height of the tigers in India. We take a sample of 130 tigers and measure their heights . The mean height is 98.249 cms . The calculated standard deviation is cms , then the confidence interval for the population mean at 90 % confidence limit is

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Question 188

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Confidence intervals for the parameters , of the Normal distribution , when is known, is given by

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Both a. and b. are correct

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None of the above

Question 189

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90 % Confidence Interval for if a sample of size 1029, where

and

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All a., b. and c. are correct

Question 190

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If is a statistics for a parameter of the density function and for i = 1,2, … , n can be factorized as , Then is a ________

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Unbiased Estimator

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Consistent Estimator

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Sufficient Estimator

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Efficient Estimator

Question 191

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What is the value of used in a 93 % confidence interval?

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1.81

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1.40

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1.96

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2.48

Question 192

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The health organization wants to study the mean weight of the Indian women of the age group 30 - 40. A sample of forty woman of that age group is randomly selected and their weights in pounds are recorded.

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The calculated standard deviation is σ = 12.77. What can you interpret from the 90 % and 99 % confidence interval for the mean weight?

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The length of the 90 % confidence interval is more compared to 99 % interval

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The length of the 99 % confidence interval is more compared to 90 % interval

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None of the above

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