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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral SciencesFor each of the following populations, would a score of X = 50 be considered a central score (near the middle of the distribution) or an extreme score (far out in the tail of the distribution)? a . μ = 45 and σ = 10 b. μ = 45 and σ = 2 c. μ = 90 and σ = 20 d. μ = 60 and σ = 20BuyFind*launch*

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Chapter 5, Problem 20P

Textbook Problem

For each of the following populations, would a score of *X* = 50 be considered a central score (near the middle of the distribution) or an extreme score (far out in the tail of the distribution)?

**a**. μ = 45 and σ = 10

**b.** μ = 45 and σ = 2

**c.** μ = 90 and σ = 20

**d.** μ = 60 and σ = 20

Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

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