## The distribution of the heights of students in a large class is roughly normal. Moreover, the average height is 68 inches, and approximately 95% of the heights are between 62 and 74 inches. Thus the standard deviation of the height distribution is approximately equal to

The distribution of the heights of students in a large class is roughly normal. Moreover, the average height is 68 inches, and approximately 95% of the heights are between 62 and 74 inches. Thus the standard deviation of the height ...

## There are three children in a room, ages three, four, and five. If a four-year-old child enters the room the

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There are three children in a room, ages three, four, and five. If a four-year-old child enters the room the (a) mean age will stay the same but the variance will increase. (b) mean age will stay the same but the ...

## A researcher reports that, on average, the participants in his study lost 10.4 pounds after two months on his new diet. A friend of yours comments that she tried the diet for two months and lost no weight, so clearly the report was a fraud. Which of the following statements is correct?

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A researcher reports that, on average, the participants in his study lost 10.4 pounds after two months on his new diet. A friend of yours comments that she tried the diet for two months and lost no weight, so clearly ...