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Variance

Population variance

The population variance is hypothesized to be 35.5 and a sample of 26 observations yields a standard deviation of 7. What is the value of the chi-square test statistic? Which one? a. 4.93 b. 18.1 c. 34.5 d. 35.9

Random Variables - The Variance

======================= 10 equally qualified applicants; six men and four women apply for three lab technician positions. Unable to justify choosing any of the applicants over all the others, the personnel director decides to select the three at random. Let X denote the number of men hired. Compute the standard deviation of X