Statistical Inference and Hypothesis Testing-Confidence Interval Estimation (ISS Statistics Paper II (New 2016 MCQ Pattern)): Questions 20 - 23 of 73

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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

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

[120.5, 126.67]

b.

[126.67, 127.29]

c.

[127.3, 130.56]

d.

[127.29, 126.67]

Question number: 21

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Confidence Interval (CI) is based on

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Choice (4) Response
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

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

[3.25, 5.33]

b.

[1.17, 1.57]

c.

[1.17, 5.33]

d.

[3.1, 5.9]

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

Samples from schools and days

What are the readings of the family?

12

13

9

11

7

8

4

9

5

8

Standard deviation s=2.88 Then 99 % Confidence interval on population mean is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

8.6±2.96

b.

5.64 ≤ μ ≤ 11.56

c. Both a. and b. are correct
d. None of the above

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