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Publisher: CENGAGE L

ISBN: 9781305881884

Chapter 6.2, Problem 12E

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Given that *z* is a standard normal random variable, compute the following probabilities.

- a.
*P*(0 ≤*z*≤ 83) - b.
*P*(−1.57 ≤*z*≤ 0) - c.
*P*(*z >*.44) - d.
*P*(*z*≥ −.23) - e.
*P*(*z <*1.20) - f.
*P*(*z*≤ −.71)

**a.**

To determine

Compute the value of

**Calculation:**

The variable *z* follows a standard normal distribution.

The value of

From “Appendix B: Table 1 cumulative probabilities for the standard normal distribution”, the value of *z* under 0

**b.**

To determine

Compute the value of

**c.**

To determine

Compute the value of

**d.**

To determine

Compute the value of

**e.**

To determine

Compute the value of

**f.**

To determine

Compute the value of

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