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Aqualungx

  • one year ago

Suppose that a customer service center claims that the telephone call it receives last 112 seconds on average, with a standard deviation of 9 seconds. If you took a sample of 324 telephone calls, which of the following mean times would be within the 95% confidence interval? A. 115.5 seconds B. 112.5 seconds C. 114.5 seconds D. 113.5 seconds

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  1. aqualungx
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    margin of error = 1.96*9/sqrt(324) = 0.98 so the confidence interval is\[\large (112-0.98, 112+0.98) = (111.02, 112.98 )\]

  3. ganeshie8
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    look at the options and pick the one that lies in that interval

  4. aqualungx
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    so it would be 112.5?

  5. ganeshie8
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    Yep!

  6. aqualungx
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    Thanks a lot!

  7. ganeshie8
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    yw

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