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Solution: Identifying Binomial Distributions. In Exercises,

Elementary Statistics | 12th Edition | ISBN: 9780321836960 | Authors: Mario F. Triola ISBN: 9780321836960 18

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Problem 8BSC

Problem  8BSC

 

Identifying Binomial Distributions. In Exercises, determine whether the given procedure results in a binomial distribution (or a distribution that can be treated as binomial). For those that are not binomial, identify at hast one requirement that is not satisfied

Veggie Survey In an Idaho Potato Commission survey of 1000 adults, subjects are asked to select their favorite vegetables, and responses of potatoes, corn, broccoli, tomatoes, or “other” were recorded.

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Solution  8BSC

 

To be a binomial probability distribution, a procedure must satisfy the preceding four requirements:

1. The procedure has a fixed number of trials. Here, 1000 subjects were asked to select their favorite vegetables.

2. The trials must be independent. Here, we assume that the population is very large and the sample size is less than 5% of the population. So, from the 5% Guideline for Cumbersome Calculations, if a sample size is no more than 5% of the size...

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Textbook: Elementary Statistics
Edition: 12
Author: Mario F. Triola
ISBN: 9780321836960

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