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Publisher: Cengage Learning
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8th Edition
Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781133956570

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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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