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Jupiter Media used a survey to determine how people use their free time. Watching television was the most popular activity selected by both men and women (The Wall Street Journal, January 26, 2004). The proportion of men and the proportion of women who selected watching television as their most popular leisure time activity can be estimated from the following sample data. Gender Sample Size Watching Television: Men 800 248 Women 600 156 Next we have to use our z statistic to calculate the p-value. Hint: How many tails are there in this test? Give four decimal places in your p-value.

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A researcher was interested in comparing the amount of time
spent watching television
by women and by men. Independent simple random samples of 14 women
and 17 men
were selected, and each person was asked how many hours he or she
had watched
television during the previous week. The summary statistics are as
follows:
Women Men .
Sample
Mean 12.9 16.4
Sample
SD 4.0 4.2
Sample
Size 14 17
This sample data is then used to test the claim that the mean time
spent watching
television by women...

A researcher was interested in comparing the amount of time
spent watching television by women and by men. Independent simple
random samples of 14 women and 17 men were selected, and each
person was asked how many hours he or she had watched television
during the previous week.
The summary statistics are as follows:
Women Men
_
Sample mean 11.9
hrs 16.9 hrs
Sample SD 4.1
hrs 4.8 hrs
Sample
size
14
17
Use this data and a 0.05 significance...

according to Nielsen media research 25.8% of American men aged 18
to 34 watch television during prime time in July 2004 assume that
this percentage is true for the current population of men aged 18
to 34. let ^p be The proportion of men who watch television during
prime time in a random sample of 225 men aged 18 to 34 find the
probability that the value of ^P is greater than 0.221.

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sociologist claims that people watch a mean of 3 hours of TV per
day. Do the data provide sufficient evidence to disprove the claim?
Use the =0.01 level of significance.
Solve without use of TI-84 special functions
Show P- Value figure
Reject or Do not...

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Please answer the following Case
analysis questions
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