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# One, Two-Sample Tests of Hypothesis, Variance,and Chi-square

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One, Two-Sample Tests of Hypothesis, Variance, and Chi-squared Analysis

Exercises 19 and 20 (Ch. 17)

19. In a particular market there are three commercial television stations, each with its own
evening news program from 6:00 to 6:30 P.M. According to a report in this morning's local
newspaper, a random sample of 150 viewers last night revealed 53 watched the news
on WNAE (channel 5), 64 watched on WRRN (channel 11), and 33 on WSPD (channel 13).
At the .05 significance level, is there a difference in the proportion of viewers watching
the three channels?

20. There are four entrances to the Government Center Building in downtown Philadelphia.
The building maintenance supervisor would like to know if the entrances are equally utilized.
To investigate, 400 people were observed entering the building. The number using
each entrance is reported below. At the .01 significance level, is there a difference in the
use of the four entrances?

Entrance Frequency
Main Street 140
Cherry Street 90
Walnut Street 50
Total 400