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MTEL Adult Basic Education: Analyzing & Using Data Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Using the Pie Chart 'Who Sells The Most Fast Food?', which fast food restaurant had about 17 Billion in sales?

Question 2 2. Jenny has a bowl of M&M's that has 6 brown, 3 green, 4 red, and 12 yellow M&M's. She selects a yellow M&M and does not replace it. What is the probability that her second selection will be a brown M&M?

Question 3 3.

Select the word or phrase that best fills in the blank:

If the index is not a _____, round the number up, then count the values in the data set from least to greatest until you reach the index.

Question 4 4. According to the table, which group is the smallest?

Question 5 5. The letters that spell out the state CALIFORNIA are cut and placed in a bag. What is the probability that the 3rd letter selected will be a C if the first two letters selected were both I's? (Letters were not replaced)

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Question 6 6. All of the students in Jasmine's class have had their height measured. Jasmine is the 12th tallest person out of 560 students. What percentile is Jasmine's height in?

Question 7 7. When performing an archival study, you need

Question 8 8. The probability of winning a prize at a ball toss at a carnival is 2/7. What is the probability of not winning a prize?

Question 9 9. Which of the following best describes a frequency distribution?

Question 10 10. Using a standard deck of 52 cards, what is the probability of selecting a 4 and then after not replacing the card, selecting another 4?

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Question 11 11. You gathered data at a clinic and entered your results into the frequency table shown below. A research journal wants to know how many people at the clinic have either depression or anxiety. Which of the following would you report to the journal?

Question 12 12. Which of the following describes the best approach to finding the median of an even set of numbers?

Question 13 13. Kate and Kyle are playing a game. They must flip a coin and spin a spinner that has 12 equal sections numbered 1 through 12. What is the probability that Kyle will flip a heads and spin the spinner and get an even number?

Question 14 14.

Kyle works at a local music store. The store receives a shipment of new CDs in a box. In the shipment, there are 10 country CDs, 5 rock CDs, 12 hip hop CDs, and 3 jazz CDs.

What is the probability that Kyle will select a jazz CD from the box, and then, without replacing the CD, select a country CD?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is the best description of a graph?

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Question 16 16. A meta-analysis is a specific type of

Question 17 17.

The following data set represents the minimum wage for 1990-2000. Calculate the median.

8.25, 9.8, 7.25, 7.25, 7.25, 8.75, 8.44, 9.5, 9.6, 9.5

Question 18 18. Which of the following is an example of categorical data?

Question 19 19. Using the bar graph 'Top Ten U.S. Rentals in 1999', which movie had the 2nd highest movie rental revenue?

Question 20 20. By examining and recording the narcissist in their own environment, the researcher is using which technique?

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Question 21 21.

Jonathan knows he scored in the 25th percentile on his psychology test. The professor gives the students the following list of grades (without names):

51, 37, 87, 95, 99, 78, 63, 96, 68, 84, 92

Assuming that there are 11 students in the class, what was Jonathan's test score?

Question 22 22. You gathered data at a clinic and entered your results into the frequency table shown below. Which of the following is the percentage of patients you found to have schizophrenia (round to the nearest tenth if necessary)?

Question 23 23. Which of the following best describes a pie graph?

Question 24 24.

Kyle works at a local music store. The store receives a shipment of new CDs in a box. In the shipment, there are 10 country CDs, 5 rock CDs, 12 hip hop CDs, and 3 jazz CDs.

What is the probability that the first CD that Kyle pulls from the box will NOT be hip hop?

Question 25 25. A candy company is introducing a new brand of chocolate to the market. They have advertised heavily, investing $8,000,000 in New York, but no ads were run in Boston. After analyzing the data, they have found no statistically significant difference between their sales in New York and Boston. Why is this an example of inferential statistics?

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Question 26 26. Using the bar graph, 'Top Ten U.S. Rentals in 1999', about how much money did the movie American Pie have in revenue?

Question 27 27. A company is trying to determine what products it should develop in the next 10 years. They are analyzing data from their sales, as well as the data from the leading 10 companies in the industry in order to try and find a pattern of what products could be most successful. What type of statistics is the company using?

Question 28 28. If you roll a die three times, what is the probability of rolling only even numbers?

Question 29 29. Using the Pie Chart 'Who Sells The Most Fast Food?', about what is the total amount (in billions) that Wendy's made in sales?

Question 30 30. What is a measure that indicates what percent of the given population scored at or below the measure?

MTEL Adult Basic Education: Analyzing & Using Data Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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