# Past Exam for STAT 400 - APPLIED PROB & STAT I with Hunt at Maryland (UMD)

## Exam Information

 Material Type: Final Professor: Hunt Class: STAT 400 - APPLIED PROB & STAT I Subject: Statistics and Probability University: University of Maryland Term: Spring 1997 Keywords: Either...orDistributionThe IndependentIndependentCalculatorsLimitationsPrediction IntervalExpected ValuesConditionalRandom Sample

## Sample Document Text

STAT 400 Exalll Sec. 0701 Final Exam (Tuesday, rvlay 20) Exam ends promptly at 6:00. Exam is open book, open notes; calculators are allowed. Your final answer(s) to each question should be circled, and for full credit you must show your work. Brief verbal explanations of the steps you follow are helpful in earning partial credit. Numerical answers should be simplified to eIther an exact answer or a decimal answer (as accurate as possible up to 4 decimal places). Any work that you do not want to be considered should be crossed out. 1. (25 points) A company has 12 applicants for a job; let us number them from 1 (most qualified) to 12 (least qualified ':. Due to time limitations the company selects .:I: appli cants at random to interview, and hires the most qualifi.ed of those 4. For example, if applicams 3, 4, 8, and 10 are selected to interview, then applicant 3 is hired. (a) \Vhat is the probability that the most qualified applicant (1) is hired? (b) What is the probability that one of...

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