Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World (7th Edition)

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ISBN: 9780134683416

Author: Ron Larson, Betsy Farber

Publisher: PEARSON

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Chapter 6.1, Problem 1TY

In Example 1, the researcher selects a second random sample of 30 student-athletes and records their numbers of hours spent on required athletic activities (see table at left), Use this sample to find another point estimate of the population mean *μ. (Adapted from Penn Schoen Berland)*

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Elementary Statistics: Picturing the World (7th Edition)

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