Players select one chip froma bag with 8 zerosand 4 ones and one chip froma bag with 4 zeros and 8 ones. Their score is the larger of the two numbers on the chips.
Present the probability distribution of the scores that could be achieved by a player in one game and compute its mean. [mu = 0.78]
In 1979,a random sample of 200 families in a large city was found to spend an average of $85.44 per week on food, with a standard deviation of $8.12.
a) Construct a 90% confidence interval to estimate the mean weekly expenditure on food in the population. [84.50 to 86.38]
b) Construct a 99% confidence interval to estimate the mean weekly expenditure on food in the population. [83.96 to 86.92]