For Exercises 1 and 2, identify the population, the parameter, the sample, and the statistic in each setting. Healthy living (a) A random sample of 1000 people who signed a card saying they intended to quit smoking were contacted 9 months later. It turned out that 210 (21%) of the sampled individuals had not smoked over the past 6 months. (b) Tom is cooking a large turkey breast for a holiday meal. He wants to be sure that the turkey is safe to eat, which requires a minimum internal temperature of 165F. Tom uses a thermometer to measure the temperature of the turkey meat at four randomly chosen points. The minimum reading in the sample is 170F.

Math 1070 – Elementary Statistics on the texts: Elementary Statistics with Excel, Third Custom Edition for Math1070; Georgia State University and Elementary Statistics; Eleventh Edition. Mario F. Triola, and coordinating PowerPoint Slides. Chapter 5 – Discrete Probability Distributions 5-3 – Binomial Probability Distributions Definition A binomial probability...