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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral SciencesA consumer survey indicates that the average household spends μ = $185 on groceries each week. The distribution of spending amounts is approximately normal with a standard deviation of σ = $25. Based on this distribution. a. What proportion of the population spends more than $200 per week on groceries? b. What is the probability of randomly selecting a family that spends less than $150 per week on groceries? c. How much money do you need to spend on groceries each week to be in the top 20% of the distributionBuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Frederick J Gravetter + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781133956570

Chapter 6, Problem 19P

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A consumer survey indicates that the average household spends μ = $185 on groceries each week. The distribution of spending amounts is approximately normal with a standard deviation of σ = $25. Based on this distribution.

**a.**What proportion of the population spends more than $200 per week on groceries?**b.**What is the probability of randomly selecting a family that spends less than $150 per week on groceries?**c.**How much money do you need to spend on groceries each week to be in the top 20% of the distribution

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