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StatisticsEssentials of Statistics for the Behavioral SciencesRochester. New York, averages μ = 21.9 inches of snow for the month of December. The distribution of snowfall amounts is approximately normal with a standard deviation of σ = 6.5 inches. This year, a local jewelry store is advertising a refund of 50% off of all purchases made in December, if Rochester finishes the month with more than 3 feet (36 inches) of total snowfall. What is the probability that the jewelry store will have to pay off on its promise?BuyFind*launch*

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Chapter 6, Problem 21P

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Rochester. New York, averages μ *=* 21.9 inches of snow for the month of December. The distribution of snowfall amounts is approximately normal with a standard deviation of σ = 6.5 inches. This year, a local jewelry store is advertising a refund of 50% off of all purchases made in December, if Rochester finishes the month with more than 3 feet (36 inches) of total snowfall. What is the probability that the jewelry store will have to pay off on its promise?

Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

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