Exam-Style Question on Statistics
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Question id: 510. This question is similar to one that appeared on a GCSE Higher paper in 2019. The use of a calculator is allowed.
Jimmy is ordering the t-shirts for the community choir which has 240 members.
He asks a sample of 36 members what colour the t-shirts should be. Each members chooses one colour.
The table shows information about his results.
|Colour||Number of members|
(a) Work out how many of the 240 members you think will want black t-shirts.
(b) State any assumption you made and explain how this may affect your answer.
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