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# EDEXCEL 6683 STATISTICS S1 NOVEMBER 2004 MARK SCHEME

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## 1 (a) a = 202, b = 202, c = 233

B1,B1,B1
(b) (3)
Q1 − 1.5(Q3 − Q1 ) = 191 − 1.5(221 − 191) = 146 ,
Q3 + 1.5(Q3 − Q1 ) = 221 + 1.5(221 − 191) = 266
attempt at one calculation, 146, 266
M1A1A1
⇒ 269 is an outlier 269
A1dep

## Scale and ‘miles’ B1

Box with two whiskers M1
191, their median, 221
(c) A1∫
180,266 or 263,269 A1
(8)

## Keith: Q2 − Q1 = 11, Q3 − Q2 = 19 ⇒ positive skew one calc,+ve skew

M1,A1
Asif: Q2 − Q1 = 16, Q3 − Q2 = 15 ⇒ almost symm or slight –ve skew
A1
(3)
(Total 14 marks)

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2(a) S xy 3477.6
b= = = 0.7900.... awrt0.79 B1
S xx 4402
a = y − bx = 28.6 − (0.7900...) × 36 = 0.159836.... awrt 0.16 B1
y = 0.16 + 0.79 x or equivalent
81
B1∫
(b)
(3)
y = 0.16 + 0.79 × 45 = 35.71 awrt 35.7
3 (a) B1
(1)
(Total 4 marks)

(b)
(i
)
Bell shaped curve & 4 values
B1
(1)
 66 − µ 
P Z ≤ = 0.0359 ⇒ 66 − µ = −1.80σ -1.80 B1
 σ 
(ii seen
) Clear attempt including standardization either way, or
equivalent M1,A1
81 − µ = 1.20σ 1.20, or equivalent
(c) B1A1
Subtracting 15 = 1.20σ + 1.80σ ⇒ σ = 5 **given answer*
Clear attempt to solve, cso
M1A1
µ = 66 + 1.8 × 5 = 75 75
B1
(8)
 69-75 83 − 75 
P(69 ≤ X ≤ 83) = P  ≤Z≤  standardize both either way
 5 5 
M1
= P(-1.20 ≤ Z ≤ 1.60) -1.20, 1.60
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A1 seen
=0.8301 4 dp A1
(3)
(Total 12 marks)

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4 x -3 –2 –1 0 1 2

## (a) 2α + 0.6 = 1 ⇒ α = 0.2 linear function of α =1, 0.2

M1A1
(2)
(b)
P(-1 ≤ X < 2) = P(-1)+P(0)+P(1)=0.5 B1
(1)
(c)
F(0.6)=0.8 B1
(1)
(d) E(X ) = (−3 × 0.2) + ........ + (2 × 0.1) = −0.9 ∑ xP(X = x) , -0.9
M1A1
aE(X ) + 3 = 1.2 ⇒ a(−0.9) = −1.8 aE(X ) + 3 M1
a=2
(e) A1
(4)

## E(X 2 ) = (−32 × 0.2) + ..... + (2 2 × 0.1) = 3.3 ∑ x P(X = x) , 3.3

2
M1A1

(f)
Var(X ) = 3.3 − (−0.9) 2 = 2.49 ∑ x P(X = x) − (E(X ))
2 2
, 2.49 M1A1
(4)

Var(3X − 2) = 9Var(X ) M1
= 9 × 2.49 = 22.41
A1
(2)

(Total 14 marks)

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2 intersecting closed curves in a box
5 (a) M1
S 1 1
both , B1,B1
4 12
A
B
5
B1∫
12
(4)

(b)
7 7
P(A ∪ B ) = 0.583 or 0.583& or B1∫
12 12
(1)

(c) 1
P(A ∩ B′) 4 3
P( A B ) = = = or 0.375 their fractions divided, cao
P(B′) 2 8
3
M1,A1
(2)

(Total 7 marks)

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2722
6 (a) S xx = 10164 − = 916 Any one method, cao M1,A1
8
3202
S yy = 13464 − = 664 cao A1
8
272 × 320
S xy = 11222 − = 342 cao A1
8
(Or 114.5,83 & 42.75)
(4)

(b) 342
r= = 0.43852.... formula, all correct ( 608224 ),0.439
916 × 664
M1A1∫A1
(c) (3)

## Slight / weak evidence, B1

students perform similarly in pressups and situps context for
(d) +ve B1
(2)

272
x= = 34 M1A1
8
10164
s= − 342 = 114.5 = 10.700... method includes , awrt 10.7
8
M1A1
(e) OR divisor (n-1) awrt 11.4
(4)

## (f) a = 1.96 × 10.700... = 20.9729... (or 22.4 divisor (n-1)) 1.96 B1

1.96 × s ,21.0 or 22.4
M1A1
(3)

## Pressups discrete, Normal continuous

B1
Not a very good assumption B1
dep
(2)
(Total 18 marks)
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## 7(a) Time data is a continuous variable

B1
(b) (1)
39.5, 44.5 both B1
(c) (1)
Freq / class width (implied)
M1
Scales and labels B1
Histogram, no gaps & their
fdM1
All correct A1
(4)

(Total 6 marks)
6 mark