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Here are summary statistics for randomly selected weights of newborn girls: n= 191, x 26.4 hg, s = 7.2 hg. Construct a confidence interval estimate of the mean.
Use a 99% confidence level. Are these results very different from the confidence interval 24.4 hg <p< 28.0 hg with only 18 sample values, x- 26.2 hg, ands 2.7
hq?
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Here are summary statistics for randomly selected weights of newborn girls: n= 191, x 26.4 hg, s = 7.2 hg. Construct a confidence interval estimate of the mean. Use a 99% confidence level. Are these results very different from the confidence interval 24.4 hg <p< 28.0 hg with only 18 sample values, x- 26.2 hg, ands 2.7 hq?

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