Assume the mean useful life of a particular light bulb is 2,000 hours, which is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 300 hours. What is the range of the useful life of light bulbs within two standard deviations of the mean?    A. Between 1,400 and 2,600 hoursB. Longer than 2,300 hoursC. Between 1,700 and 2,300 hoursD. Longer than 1,700 hours

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Assume the mean useful life of a particular light bulb is 2,000 hours, which is normally distributed with a standard deviation of 300 hours. What is the range of the useful life of light bulbs within two standard deviations of the mean?
    
A. Between 1,400 and 2,600 hours
B. Longer than 2,300 hours
C. Between 1,700 and 2,300 hours
D. Longer than 1,700 hours
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It is given that the mean and standard deviation of a particular light bulb are 2,000 and 300 hours, respectively.

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R= µ±20 - 2,000 + 2(300) = 2,000 + 600 = (1,400, 2,600)

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