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Course Documents

Chapter 1 - Intro

Chapter 2 - Methods for Describing Sets of Data

Chapter 3 - Probability

Chapter 4 - Discrete Random Variables

Chapter 5 - Normal Random Variables

Chapter 6 - Sampling Distributions

Chapter 7 - Confidence Intervals

Chapter 8 - Tests of Hypothesis: One Sample

Chapter 9 - Confidence Intervals and Hypothesis Tests: Two Samples

Sample Exam I: Chapters 1 & 2

Sample Exam II: Chapters 3 & 4

Sample Exam III: Chapters 5 & 6

Sample Exam IV: Chapters 7 & 8

Problem 1

9.2 Z-Test to Compare Two Population Means: Independent Samples

Who gets better grades: males or females?  A randomly selected sample of 61 female students had an average college gpa of 3.08 points with a standard deviation of 0.32 points.  A randomly selected sample of 64 male students had an average college gpa of 2.9 points with a standard deviation of 0.34 points.  Use a 5% significance level and the p-value method to test the claim that there is a difference between the average gpas of male and female students.

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