37) The federal government would like to test the hypothesis that the average age of men filing for Social Security is higher than the average age of women set using α = 0.05 with the following data:

Men 
Women 
Sample mean 
64.5 years 
63.6 years 
Sample size 
35 
39 
Population standard deviation 
3.0 years 
3.5 years 
If Population 1 is defined as men and Population 2 is defined as women, the 90% confidence interval for the difference in population means is ________.
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