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Question number: 19
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A car manufacturing company wants to estimate the mean amount of time a worker takes to assemble the tyres. He considers a sample of 120 workers and calculated mean is 16.2 minutes. Suppose the population standard deviation is 3.6 minutes then 92 % confidence interval is given by:
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c.  Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 20
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It is given that sample mean is 127.3, standard deviation is 19 and sample size is 3534. Then the 95 % confidence Interval is
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Question number: 21
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Confidence Interval (CI) is based on
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a.  The point estimate or sample mean 

b.  Desired level of confidence 

c.  Standard error of the point estimate 

d.  All a. , b. and c. are correct 

Question number: 22
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In a college survey, children were asked how many hours they study per day. A sample of 22 children is collected. The mean was 3.25 hours with a standard deviation of 1.57 hours. Then 95 % confidence interval for the number of hours of study per day is
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Question number: 23
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A school wants to study the number of days the students will be absent from school per year. It surveys attendance of 10 children and the number of days the children is absent from schools are
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Standard deviation Then 99 % Confidence interval on population mean is
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b.  5.64 ≤ μ ≤ 11.56 

c.  Both a. and b. are correct 

d.  None of the above 
