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Normal Time & Standard Time

Tom Leonard, of Leonard, Spitz, and Wareham, takes 3 hours and 25 minutes to write an end of month report. Tom is rated at 95% (work pace is 95%) and the office has a personal time allowance of 8%. There is no delay time or fatigue time. What is the Normal time for writing an end of month report? What is the Standard time

Expected Value: Discrete Structures

See the attached file. 1. How many bit strings of length ten contain either at least five consecutive 0's or at least five consecutive 1's? explain 2. Which is more likely: rolling a total of 8 when two dice are rolled, or rolling a total of 8 when three dice are rolled? explain 3. Three fair dice are rolled.Let X be th

Euclidean algorithm .

1. Use the Euclidean algorithm to find a) gcd(100, 101) 2. gcd(123, 277) 3. gcd(1529, 14039) 2. consider congruence x^2 ≡ 16 (mod 105) for integer x a. Give one sample solution of the congruence in the range 0≤x≤104 that is different from 4 and also from 101 b. Find the number of solutions of ths congru


At a particular University students must receive one of the following grades: A, B, C, D and F. What is the minimum number of students required in a course to ensure that at least 8 will receive the same grade?

Discrete Structures

A women has 8 close friends. (a) In how many ways can she invite five of these to dinner? Explain. (i) Repeat part (a) with the added stipulation that two of her friends do not like each other so that if she invites one of them she cannot invite the other. Explain. (ii) Repeat part (a), assuming that the eight friends

Discrete Mathematics: Graphs and Relations

Question for 8.1: Let G be a simple graph. Show that the relation R on the set of vertices of G such that uRv if and only if there is an edge associated to {u,v} is a symmetric, irreflexive relation on G. Question for 8.2: Show that a simple graph with at least two vertices there must be 2 vertices that have the same de

Mean, Median, Standard Deviation of Birth Rates

The National Center for Health Statistics maintains a website at: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs. Under the section labeled Tabulated State Data, click on Births. Go to that page and locate the table "Live Births by Race and Hispanic Origin of Mother: U.S., Each State, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, and Guam." Suppose you are interested

Statistics: 5 numbers summary

A psychologist interested in political behavior measured the square footage of the desks in the official office of four US governors and of four chief executive officers (CEOs) of major US corporations. The figures for the governors were 44, 36, 52, and 40 square feet. The figures for the CEOs were 32, 60, 48, and 36 square feet

Calculating Normal and Standard Time

In a time supply study at a producer of LCD televisions, a worker assembled 20 units in 100 minutes. The time study analyst rated the worker a performance of 110 percent. An allowance for personnel time and fatigue is 15 percent. What are the normal time and standard time?

Calculating the Standard Quantity in Kilograms

Mayall Corporation is developing standards for its products. Each unit of output of the product requires 0.92 kilogram of a particular input. The allowance for waste and spoilage is 0.02 kilogram of this input for each unit of output. The allowance for rejects is 0.11 kilogram of this input for each unit of output. The standard

The standard price per kilogram of this input

Persechino Corporation is developing standards for its products. One product requires an input that is purchased for $82.00 per kilogram from the supplier. By paying cash, the company gets a discount of 2% off this purchase price. Shipping costs from the supplier's warehouse amount to $6.55 per kilogram. Receiving costs are $0.4

Mean Absolute Deviation..

See attachment I need help with b and c 6. The following table shows statistics for two college basketball teams. Central College Western College Mean points per game 89 89 Mean absolute deviation (MAD)

Setting standards: Preparing a Standard Cost Card

Svenska Pharmicia, a Swedish pharmaceutical company, makes an anticoagulant drug. The main ingredient in the drug is a raw material called Alpha SR40. Information concering the purchase and use of Alpha SR40 follows: Purchase of Alpha SR40: The raw material Alpha SR40 is purchased in 2-kilogram containers at a cost of 3,000 K

Statistics ...

In a survey, 55% of the voters support a particular referendum. If 40 voters are chosen at random, and X is the number of voters that support this referendum, find the standard deviation of X.

Matrices: Operation and Inverse

Perform the given operation for the following zero-one matrices: 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 = 0 1 0 1 1 1 1 Show that 2 3 -1 1 2 1 -1 -1 3 is the inverse of 7 -8 5 -4 5 -3 1 -1 1

Combinatories and Tree Diagram

5 coins are tossed a)in how many ways will the first coin turn up heads and the last coin turn up tails b)draw a tree diagram to illustrate the different possibilities c)in hoe many ways will the 2nd , 3rd, and 4th coins all turn heads d)would the same possibilities arise if one coin is tossed 5 times in succession. 2)Det

Discrete structures in mathematics and computer science

Q1) Use the standard logical equivalences to simplify the expression (ㄱp ^ q) v ㄱ(pVq) Q2) consider the following theorem "The square of every odd natural number is again an odd number" What is the hypothesis of the theorem? what is the conclusion? give a direct proof of the theorem. Q3) consider the follo

Standard deviation for height means

Men's height are normally distributed with mean 69.0 ins. and standard deviation 2.8 in women 's heights are normally distributed with mean 63.6 ins and standard deviation 2.5 ins. 1. the standard doorway height is 80 in. a. what percentage of men are too tall to fit through a doorway without bending , and what pe

Combinatorial Mathematics - Puzzle

In one room of the science fair were six projects, and each project was entered by a pair of students. During the fair, some of the students visited other projects in the room and shook hands with some of the other project entrants. No students shook hands with their own partners. After the fair, the students discussed the proje

Mean, Median, Mode and Standard Deviaton

1. Suppose you have administered a test of manual dexterity to two groups of 10 semi-skilled workers. one of these two groups of workers will be employed by you to work in a ware house with many fragile items. the higher the manual dexterity of a worker the less likelyhood that worker wil break significant inventory.Because of a

Product of Disjoint Cycles

In S(5) let pi=(245)(1354)(125). Write pi as a product of disjoint cycles and then answer the following questions. (a) Determine pi^2, pi^5, pi^(-1). (b) What is the order of pi? Why?

Data Distributions and Standard Deviation

In this Unit, you studied several measures of central tendency. By far the most frequently utilized of these measures is the mean of a population. Remember that the source of the data that you want to analyze always comes from what is called a population. If you are interested in the average high temperature in your area for the

Tree Graphs and Minimal Spanning Trees

1.Use the depth-first search numbering obtained in the indicated exercise to list the back edges in the graph. Use the file (5.3jpg) 2. Use Prim's algorithm to find a minimal spanning tree for each weighted graph. (Start at A) Give the weight of the minimal spanning tree found Use 5.2prims.jpg

Bit Strings

(a) How many bit strings of length 6 are there? Explain fully. (b) How many bit strings of length 6 are there which begin with a 0 and end with a 0? Explain fully. (c) How many bit strings of length 6 start with a 0 bit or end with a 0 bit? Explain fully.