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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral SciencesA population has a mean of μ. = 70 and a standard deviation of σ = 5. a. If 10 points were added to every score in the population, what would be the new values for the population mean and standard deviation? b. If every score in the population were multiplied by 2, what would be the new values for the population mean and standard deviation?BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 4.5, Problem 3LC

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A population has a mean of μ. = 70 and a standard deviation of σ = 5.

**a.**If 10 points were added to every score in the population, what would be the new values for the population mean and standard deviation?**b.**If every score in the population were multiplied by 2, what would be the new values for the population mean and standard deviation?

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