# Z test for population mean

Not what you're looking for?

Please help with the following problem.

The mean waiting time for the drive-through window of a fast-food franchise is believed to be 3.7 minutes. A manager wants to check the time at her particular restaurant. A sample of 75 customers is selected and the sample mean waiting time is 3.57 minutes with a sample standard deviation of 0.8 minutes. Is there evidence that the waiting time at this particular restaurant is less than 3.7 minutes? Use a 1% level of significance. What is your conclusion?

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Solution Summary

This solution provides a step by step method for computing test statistics for a Z test.

##### Solution Preview

Please see the attachments.

Hypothesis Testing: One population

3. The mean waiting time for the drive-through window of a fast-food franchise is believed to be 3.7 minutes. A manager wants to check the time at her particular restaurant. A sample of 75 customers is selected and the sample mean waiting time is 3.57 minutes with a sample standard deviation of 0.8 minutes. Is there evidence that the waiting time at this ...

##### Purchase this Solution

##### Free BrainMass Quizzes

##### Know Your Statistical Concepts

Each question is a choice-summary multiple choice question that presents you with a statistical concept and then 4 numbered statements. You must decide which (if any) of the numbered statements is/are true as they relate to the statistical concept.

##### Measures of Central Tendency

This quiz evaluates the students understanding of the measures of central tendency seen in statistics. This quiz is specifically designed to incorporate the measures of central tendency as they relate to psychological research.

##### Measures of Central Tendency

Tests knowledge of the three main measures of central tendency, including some simple calculation questions.

##### Terms and Definitions for Statistics

This quiz covers basic terms and definitions of statistics.