Use the sample data and confidence level given below to complete parts​ (a) through​ (d). A drug is used to help prevent blood clots in certain patients. In clinical​ trials, among 4190patients treated with the​ drug, 113 developed the adverse reaction of nausea. Construct a 99​% confidence interval for the proportion of adverse reactions. ​a) Find the best point estimate of the population proportion p. b) Identify the value of the margin of error E. c) Construct the confidence interval. d) Write a statement that correctly interprets the confidence interval.

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Use the sample data and confidence level given below to complete parts​ (a) through​ (d).
A drug is used to help prevent blood clots in certain patients. In clinical​ trials, among 4190patients treated with the​ drug, 113 developed the adverse reaction of nausea. Construct a 99​% confidence interval for the proportion of adverse reactions.
​a) Find the best point estimate of the population proportion p.
b) Identify the value of the margin of error E.
c) Construct the confidence interval.
d) Write a statement that correctly interprets the confidence interval.

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