# NCERT solutions for Mathematics Exemplar Class 11 chapter 15 - Statistics [Latest edition]

#### Chapters ## Chapter 15: Statistics

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Solved Examples [Pages 272 - 277]

### NCERT solutions for Mathematics Exemplar Class 11 Chapter 15 Statistics Solved Examples [Pages 272 - 277]

Solved Examples | Q 1 | Page 272

Find the mean deviation about the mean of the following data:

 Size (x): 1 3 5 7 9 11 13 15 Frequency (f): 3 3 4 14 7 4 3 4
Solved Examples | Q 2 | Page 273

Find the variance and standard deviation for the following data: 57, 64, 43, 67, 49, 59, 44, 47, 61, 59

Solved Examples | Q 3 | Page 273

Show that the two formulae for the standard deviation of ungrouped data.

sigma = sqrt((x_i - barx)^2/n) and sigma' = sqrt((x^2_i)/n - barx^2) are equivalent.

Solved Examples | Q 4 | Page 274

Calculate variance of the following data:

 Class interval Frequency 4 – 8 3 8 – 12 6 12 – 16 4 16 – 20 7

Mean (barx) = (f_ix_i)/(f_i) = (3 xx 6 + 6 xx 10 + 4 xx 14 + 7 xx 18)/20 = 13

Solved Examples | Q 5 | Page 274

Calculate mean, variation and standard deviation of the following frequency distribution:

 Classes Frequency 1 – 10 11 10 – 20 29 20 – 30 18 30 – 40 4 40 – 50 5 50 – 60 3
Solved Examples | Q 6 | Page 276

Life of bulbs produced by two factories A and B are given below:

 Length of life(in hours) Factory A(Number of bulbs) Factory B(Number of bulbs) 550 – 650 10 8 650 – 750 22 60 750 – 850 52 24 850 – 950 20 16 950 – 1050 16 12 120 120

The bulbs of which factory are more consistent from the point of view of length of life?

#### Objective Type Questions from 7 to 9

Solved Examples | Q 7 | Page 277

The mean deviation of the data 2, 9, 9, 3, 6, 9, 4 from the mean is ______.

• 2.23

• 2.57

• 3.23

• 3.57

Solved Examples | Q 8 | Page 277

Variance of the data 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 17 is 23.33. Then variance of 4, 8, 10, 12, 16, 34 will be ______.

• 23.23

• 25.33

• 46.66

• 48.66

Solved Examples | Q 9 | Page 277

A set of n values x1, x2, ..., xn has standard deviation 6. The standard deviation of n values x1 + k, x2 + k, ..., xn + k will be ______.

• σ

• σ + k

• σ – k

Exercise [Pages 278 - 238]

### NCERT solutions for Mathematics Exemplar Class 11 Chapter 15 Statistics Exercise [Pages 278 - 238]

Exercise | Q 1 | Page 278

Find the mean deviation about the mean of the distribution:

 Size 20 21 22 23 24 Frequency 6 4 5 1 4
Exercise | Q 2 | Page 278

Find the mean deviation about the median of the following distribution:

 Marks obtained 10 11 12 14 15 No. of students 2 3 8 3 4
Exercise | Q 3 | Page 278

Calculate the mean deviation about the mean of the set of first n natural numbers when n is an odd number.

Exercise | Q 4 | Page 278

Calculate the mean deviation about the mean of the set of first n natural numbers when n is an even number.

Exercise | Q 5 | Page 278

Find the standard deviation of the first n natural numbers.

Exercise | Q 6 | Page 278

The mean and standard deviation of some data for the time taken to complete a test are calculated with the following results:
Number of observations = 25, mean = 18.2 seconds, standard deviation = 3.25 seconds. Further, another set of 15 observations x1, x2, ..., x15, also in seconds, is now available and we have sum_(i = 1)^15 x_i = 279 and sum_(i  = 1)^15 x^2 = 5524. Calculate the standard derivation based on all 40 observations.

Exercise | Q 7 | Page 278

The mean and standard deviation of a set of n1 observations are barx_1 and s1, respectively while the mean and standard deviation of another set of n2 observations are barx_2 and  s2, respectively. Show that the standard deviation of the combined set of (n1 + n2) observations is given by

S.D. = sqrt((n_1(s_1)^2 + n_2(s_2)^2)/(n_1 + n_2) + (n_1n_2 (barx_1 - barx_2)^2)/(n_1 + n_2)^2)

Exercise | Q 8 | Page 279

Two sets each of 20 observations, have the same standard derivation 5. The first set has a mean 17 and the second a mean 22. Determine the standard deviation of the set obtained by combining the given two sets.

Exercise | Q 9 | Page 279

The frequency distribution:

 x A 2A 3A 4A 5A 6A f 2 1 1 1 1 1

where A is a positive integer, has a variance of 160. Determine the value of A.

Exercise | Q 10 | Page 279

For the frequency distribution:

 x 2 3 4 5 6 7 f 4 9 16 14 11 6

Find the standard deviation.

Exercise | Q 11 | Page 279

There are 60 students in a class. The following is the frequency distribution of the marks obtained by the students in a test.

 Marks 0 1 2 3 4 5 Frequency x – 2 x x2 (x + 1)2 2x x + 1

where x is a positive integer. Determine the mean and standard deviation of the marks.

Exercise | Q 12 | Page 279

The mean life of a sample of 60 bulbs was 650 hours and the standard deviation was 8 hours. A second sample of 80 bulbs has a mean life of 660 hours and standard deviation 7 hours. Find the overall standard deviation.

Exercise | Q 13 | Page 279

Mean and standard deviation of 100 items are 50 and 4, respectively. Find the sum of all the item and the sum of the squares of the items.

Exercise | Q 14 | Page 279

If for distribution sum(x - 5) = 3, sum(x - 5)^2 = 43 and total number of items is 18. Find the mean and standard deviation.

Exercise | Q 15 | Page 279

Find the mean and variance of the frequency distribution given below:

 x 1 ≤ x < 3 3 ≤ x < 5 5 ≤ x < 7 7 ≤ x < 10 f 6 4 5 1

Exercise | Q 16 | Page 280

Calculate the mean deviation about the mean for the following frequency distribution:

 Class interval 0 – 4 4 – 8 8 – 12 12 – 16 16 – 20 Frequency 4 6 8 5 2
Exercise | Q 17 | Page 280

Calculate the mean deviation from the median of the following data:

 Class interval 0 – 6 6 – 12 12 – 18 18 – 24 24 – 30 Frequency 4 5 3 6 2
Exercise | Q 18 | Page 280

Determine the mean and standard deviation for the following distribution:

 Marks 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 Frequency 1 6 6 8 8 2 2 3 0 2 1 0 0 0 1
Exercise | Q 19 | Page 280

The weights of coffee in 70 jars is shown in the following table:

 Weight(in grams) Frequency 200 – 201 13 201 – 202 27 202 – 203 18 203 – 204 10 204 – 205 1 205 – 206 1

Determine variance and standard deviation of the above distribution.

Exercise | Q 20 | Page 280

Determine mean and standard deviation of first n terms of an A.P. whose first term is a and common difference is d.

Exercise | Q 21 | Page 281

Following are the marks obtained, out of 100, by two students Ravi and Hashina in 10 tests.

 Ravi 25 50 45 30 70 42 36 48 35 60 Hashina 10 70 50 20 95 55 42 60 48 80

Who is more intelligent and who is more consistent?

Exercise | Q 22 | Page 281

Mean and standard deviation of 100 observations were found to be 40 and 10, respectively. If at the time of calculation two observations were wrongly taken as 30 and 70 in place of 3 and 27 respectively, find the correct standard deviation.

Exercise | Q 23 | Page 281

While calculating the mean and variance of 10 readings, a student wrongly used the reading 52 for the correct reading 25. He obtained the mean and variance as 45 and 16 respectively. Find the correct mean and the variance.

#### Objective Type Questions from 24 to 39

Exercise | Q 24 | Page 281

The mean deviation of the data 3, 10, 10, 4, 7, 10, 5 from the mean is ______.

• 2

• 2.57

• 3

• 3.75

Exercise | Q 25 | Page 281

Mean deviation for n observations x1, x2, ..., xn from their mean barx is given by ______.

• sum_(i = 1)^n (x_i - barx)

• 1/n sum_(i = 1)^n |x_i - barx|

• sum_(i = 1)^n (x_i - barx)^2

• 1/n sum_(i = 1)^n (x_i - barx)^2

Exercise | Q 26 | Page 281

When tested, the lives (in hours) of 5 bulbs were noted as follows: 1357, 1090, 1666, 1494, 1623
The mean deviations (in hours) from their mean is ______.

• 178

• 179

• 220

• 356

Exercise | Q 27 | Page 281

Following are the marks obtained by 9 students in a mathematics test: 50, 69, 20, 33, 53, 39, 40, 65, 59

The mean deviation from the median is ______.

• 9

• 10.5

• 12.67

• 14.76

Exercise | Q 28 | Page 282

The standard deviation of the data 6, 5, 9, 13, 12, 8, 10 is ______.

• sqrt(52/7)

• 52/7

• sqrt(6)

• 6

Exercise | Q 29 | Page 282

Let x1, x2, ..., xn be n observations and barx be their arithmetic mean. The formula for the standard deviation is given by ______.

• (x_i - barx)^2

• (x_i - barx)^2/n

• sqrt((x_i - barx)^2/n

• sqrt(x^2/n + barx^2)

Exercise | Q 30 | Page 282

The mean of 100 observations is 50 and their standard deviation is 5. The sum of all squares of all the observations is ______.

• 50000

• 250000

• 252500

• 255000

Exercise | Q 31 | Page 282

Let a, b, c, d, e be the observations with mean m and standard deviation s. The standard deviation of the observations a + k, b + k, c + k, d + k, e + k is ______.

• s

• ks

• s + k

• s/k

Exercise | Q 32 | Page 282

Let x1, x2, x3, x4, x5 be the observations with mean m and standard deviation s. The standard deviation of the observations kx1, kx2, kx3, kx4, kx5 is ______.

• k + s

• s/k

• ks

• s

Exercise | Q 33 | Page 282

Let x1, x2, ... xn be n observations. Let wi = lxi + k for i = 1, 2, ...n, where l and k are constants. If the mean of xi’s is 48 and their standard deviation is 12, the mean of wi’s is 55 and standard deviation of wi’s is 15, the values of l and k should be ______.

• l = 1.25, k = – 5

• l = – 1.25, k = 5

• l = 2.5, k = – 5

• l = 2.5, k = 5

Exercise | Q 34 | Page 282

Standard deviations for first 10 natural numbers is ______.

• 5.5

• 3.87

• 2.97

• 2.87

Exercise | Q 35 | Page 282

Consider the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. If 1 is added to each number, the variance of the numbers so obtained is ______.

• 6.5

• 2.87

• 3.87

• 8.25

Exercise | Q 36 | Page 283

Consider the first 10 positive integers. If we multiply each number by –1 and then add 1 to each number, the variance of the numbers so obtained is ______.

• 8.25

• 6.5

• 3.87

• 2.87

Exercise | Q 37 | Page 283

The following information relates to a sample of size 60 sumx^2 = 18000 and sumx = 960, then the variance is ______.

• 6.63

• 16

• 22

• 44

Exercise | Q 38 | Page 283

Coefficient of variation of two distributions are 50 and 60, and their arithmetic means are 30 and 25 respectively. Difference of their standard deviation is ______.

• 0

• 1

• 1.5

• 2.5

Exercise | Q 39 | Page 283

The standard deviation of some temperature data in °C is 5. If the data were converted into ºF, the variance would be ______.

• 81

• 57

• 36

• 25

#### Fill in the blanks 40 to 46

Exercise | Q 40 | Page 283

Coefficient of variation = .../"Mean" xx 100

Exercise | Q 41 | Page 283

If barx is the mean of n values of x, then sum_(i = 1)^n (x_i - barx) is always equal to ______. If a has any value other than barx, then sum_(i = 1)^n (x_i - barx)^2 is ______ than sum(x_i - a)^2`

Exercise | Q 42 | Page 283

If the variance of a data is 121, then the standard deviation of the data is ______.

Exercise | Q 43 | Page 283

The standard deviation of a data is ______ of any change in orgin, but is ______ on the change of scale.

Exercise | Q 44 | Page 238

The sum of squares of the deviations of the values of the variable is ______ when taken about their arithmetic mean.

Exercise | Q 45 | Page 238

The mean deviation of the data is ______ when measured from the median.

Exercise | Q 46 | Page 238

The standard deviation is ______to the mean deviation taken from the arithmetic mean.

## Chapter 15: Statistics

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