Computer upgrade times (in minutes) are being evaluated. Samples of five observations each have been taken, and the results are as listed. Using factors from Table 10.3, determine upper and lower control limits for mean and range charts, and decide if the process is in control.   SAMPLE 1 2 3 4 5 6 79.2 80.5 79.6 78.9 80.5 79.7 78.8 78.7 79.6 79.4 79.6 80.6 80.0 81.0 80.4 79.7 80.4 80.5 78.4 80.4 80.3 79.4 80.8 80.0 81.0 80.1 80.8 80.6 78.8 81.1

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Computer upgrade times (in minutes) are being evaluated. Samples of five observations each have been taken, and the results are as listed. Using factors from Table 10.3, determine upper and lower control limits for mean and range charts, and decide if the process is in control.

 

SAMPLE

1

2

3

4

5

6

79.2

80.5

79.6

78.9

80.5

79.7

78.8

78.7

79.6

79.4

79.6

80.6

80.0

81.0

80.4

79.7

80.4

80.5

78.4

80.4

80.3

79.4

80.8

80.0

81.0

80.1

80.8

80.6

78.8

81.1

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