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In Exercises 9–12, assume that 50 births are randomly selected. Use subjective judgment to describe the given number of girls as (a) significantly low, (b) significantly high, or (c) neither significantly low nor significantly high.

23 girls

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Step 1

Subjective judgement:

  • If the probability is close to 0, then the occurrence of the event is significantly low.
  • If the probability is close to 1, then the occurrence of the event is significantly high.
Step 2

In this context, from randomly selected 50 births, there are 23 girls.

Let even...

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