# Midterm Exam

Question 1 of 25

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Which of the following statistics is not a measure of central location?

A.Interquartile range (CORRECT)

B.Median

C.Mode

D.Mean

Question 2 of 25

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If events A and B are mutually exclusive, then the probability of both events occurring simultaneously is equal to

A.0.0 (CORRECT)

B.1.0

C.0.5

D.any value between 0.5 and 1.0

Question 3 of 25

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The table below shows the preferences for elective courses of students who are undecided about their majors. Philosophy

Digital Art

Film Studies

Male

9

16

22

Female

6

18

14

What is the probability of randomly selecting a student who is female or prefers Digital Art?

A.84.7%

B.63.5%

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What are the two dollar amounts, equidistant from the mean of $30, such that 98% of all customer purchases are between these values? Place your answers in the blanks provided. Do not include a dollar sign. For example, 14.25 would be a legitimate entry.

Lower value 9.01

Upper value 50.99

Answer Key: 8.06|10.06, 49.94|51.94

Question 19 of 25

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The average hourly wage of workers at a fast food restaurant is $6.50/hr with a standard deviation of $0.45. Assume that the distribution is normally distributed. If a worker at this fast food restaurant is selected at random, what is the probability that the worker earns more than $6.75? Place your answer, rounded to 4 decimal places, in the blank. For example, 0.1776 would be a legitimate entry. .2877 Answer Key: 0.2800|0.3000

Question 20 of 25

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A popular retail store knows that the purchase amounts by its customers is a random variable that follows a normal distribution with a mean of $30 and a standard deviation of $9.

What are the two dollar amounts, equidistant from the mean of $30, such that 90% of all customer purchases are between these values? Place your answers in the blanks provided. Do not include a dollar sign. For example, 14.25 would be a legitimate entry.

Lower value 15.15

Upper value 44.85

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