Given a trend line of y = 174x + 88, where the variable x is the independent variable and the variable y is the dependent variable, what is the slope of this trend line?

Only 35% of the drivers in a particular city wear seat belts. Suppose that 20 drivers are stopped at random what is the probability that exactly four are wearing a seatbelt? (Round your answer to 4 decimal places)

Your client wants to save $500,000 for his retirement. He plans to retire in 20 years. How much must he deposit in his individual retirement account now, assuming that the account pays a fixed rate of 8% annually, to mak ...

A group of students made the following scores on a 10item quiz in psychological statistics: {5, 6, 7, 7, 7, 8, 8, 9, 9, 10, 10} What is the variance, treating these scores as a sample?

Perform a conversion to compare costs between the two programs below, to find out which is the more expensive program. Program A: estimated cost in constant FY13 dollars: $16M Program B: estimated cost in constant FY19 d ...

What is the maximum dollar amount that you would be willing to pay for an investment that pays $10,000 every second year forever if the 1st payment occurs four years from today (the 2nd payment will occur in six years et ...

A. If a firm's marginal tax rate is increased, this would affect the cost of preferred stock used to calculate its WACC. T/F B. Suppose the debt ratio (Debt to total assets) is 30%, the current cost of debt is 8%, the cu ...

The time to complete 1 construction project for company A is exponentially distributed with a mean of 1 year. Therefore: (a) What is the probability that a project will be finished in one and half years? (b) What is the ...

Two companies make instruments for bands. Company A's product has a lifespan of 5 years and a standard deviation of 15 months. Compny B's product has a mean lifespan of 5 years and a standard deviation of 3 months. Which ...

Initial public offering A Brazilian company called Net shoes completed its IPO on April 12, 2017, and listed on the NYSE. Net shoes sold 8,250,000 shares of stock to primary market investors at an IPO offer price of $18, ...

