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    Is these Negative binomial distributions?

    Hi. Are these question the same(except the parameters of course) : First - What's the number of trials needed until having at least 1 defective product, with a probability >= 85%, with pDef = 0.03. Second - What's the number of trails needed until having at least 5 defective product, with a...
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    Expectation with confidence

    Hello, It has been a while since I used my probability and statistics. My question is: Say a group of 5 five people need to find the similarities between two foto's individually. After checking the result is that they found 3, 6, 2, 8, 1 correct similarities. How can you say with a certain...
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    Statistic Task!

    A newspaper reports that teenagers on average talk 4 times on the phone per night. The headmaster of the school believes that this is too high. He samples 25 teenagers and gets an average of 3.4 calls per night with a standard deviation of 0.9 calls. I want to test this at a 99% confidence level...
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    Galton Watson branching process

    Using Galton Watson branching process. Assume that a fox had 0,1,2,3 offspring with probabilities p0,p1,p2,p3 respectively. find the probability distribution for G1 and G2. below is what I’ve done so far I think this is correct for G1 however I’m unsure where to even start with G2.
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    YouTube Trending Analysis/Statistics

    Hey All, I have information on a multiple YouTube channels. The information collected for each users channel is: channel name | the date/day | the number of subscriber on the day | number of videos on the day | a yes/no variable for if they have a video trending on that day. I want to see...
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    Getting p-value for rsquared bootstrap in R

    I've been trying to get the pvalue of my samples from a bootstrap rsquared test in R. I'm not very good with statistics so could someone please take a look at my below code and point me in the right direction with regards to how I can extract the p-values per sample? # Bootstrap 95% CI for...
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    NLS with real data

    I have data that has length, age and density (counts) and i am trying to model this data to see if density at birth has an influence on length. Since my response variable reaches a plateau i know i will need a non linear model. Can anyone help me with how to go about fitting a non linear model...
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    OLS Regression Output interpretation (really urgent)

    Hi guys, I have the following output and I really need your help with this: The questions are: a) Regressor X3 is a dummy variable (X3 = 1 if individual belongs to group 1). What interpretation can you give to the corresponding coefficient? b) The dependent variable was generated by the...
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    Extrapolation - Getting info of a population from a sample

    Hello, I'm working on a problem where I have 30% of a full dataset and I have to estimate the generalization error. To be more precise, let's say I have the information of the transactions of the clients of a bank which has 30% of the countries market. I can easily get the mean, standard...
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    Fixing demographics behaviour

    Currently collecting employment/working satisfaction data from survey at different countries. Same set of questions is used. I have come across that people from some countries tend to be more optimistic/pessimistic than others. How can I take their answering behaviour into consideration when...
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    Fixing different demographics behaviour on survey data

    Currently collecting employment/working satisfaction data from survey at different countries. Same set of questions is used. I have come across that people from some countries tend to be more optimistic/pessimistic than others. How can I take their answering behaviour into consideration when...
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    Computational Statistics: Variance reduction

    Hi. In this exercise, I should do the following subquestions for θ=P(X+Y≥15) where X∼Exp(0.5) and Y∼Exp(0.25) both X and Y are independent. Implement the following estimators for θ: (i) The raw simulation estimator. (ii) The antithetic estimator. But the exercise here restrict the methods...
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    What Stats should I do?

    I have data looking at the number of different prey species and the number of different predator species that visited a waterhole and I'm categorizing by time, so eg. 3-6am : 5 prey, 2 predator 6-9am: 10 prey, 1 predator ect. I've tried doing a 2 way anova, and chi squared test but I dont...
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    Really, Really, Really need help

    I'm not a statistics student and know basic, basic principles. The following question is for my research project. Mass (g) +/- 0.01 grams Drop height (centimeters) +/- 3.00 Shell 53.47 45 No crack 56.78...
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    Statistic subject test question

    Hello everyone! Merry Christmas in advance! Here I just faced with a little issue of my son that I have no idea how to solve and he obviously neither. I just want to understand how to solve this tasks so I can explain to him and if you can help me I will be more than appreciated. The tasks are...
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    Help with my research project

    Hi everyone, Currently I am working on a research project in the Netherlands, while studying Pharmacy. My study consists of 2 groups of different sizes. group 1: 50 patients (patients using the drug metformin) and group 2: 100 patients (control group, non diabetic). I want to investigate if...
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    How to get the odds of an event, based on its linear regression analisy?

    As the title say. I have made a linear regression analisy of an event, and I got the concentration of probabilities at a given space of the Graphic (X, Y) ... so how to extract the odds of the event to happen by this linear regression analisy? This is the grahic:
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    Correlation Coefficient.

    1) If the correlation coefficient between two random variables X and Y is 0.5, then the correlation coefficient between 2X-4 and 3-2Y is? a. 1 b. 0.5 c. -0.5 d. 0 1) If the correlation coefficient between two random variables X and Y is 0.3, then the correlation coefficient between (2X+3)/5...
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    Probability HW help

    I need help with these problems. I worked them out, got answers, and checked the back of the book to see if I got them correct. A pair of six-sided balanced dice are rolled. What are the probabilities of getting the sum of the face values as follows? (a) 8 (b) 6 or 9 (c) 3, 8, or 12 (d)...