Chapter 6.4, Problem 27E

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10th Edition

Ron Larson

ISBN: 9781305860919

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**Women’s Height** The mean height of American women (from 30 to 39 years old) is 64 inches, and the standard deviation is 3 inches. Use a symbolic integration utility or a graphing utility to find the probability that a 30- to 39-year-old woman chosen at random is

(a) between 5 and 6 feet tall.

(b) 5 feet 8 inches or taller.

(c) 6 feet or taller.

(*Source: U.S. National Center for Health Statistics*)

**(a)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The probability for the women chosen from the American population of age group

Explanation

**Given Information:**

Standard deviation is 3 inches, the mean height of American women from 30-39-year age group is

**Formula used:**

The relation between feet and inches is,

**Calculation:**

Convert height

Convert height

The mean value of the length of the American women is

Use excel to find the probability. Steps to use excel is as follows:

Step 1: Add the function “NORM.DIST” in the excel.

Step 2: Add the values of the “*x*”, mean, standard deviation and cumulative as “=NORM.DIST(60,64,3, TRUE)” in the cell as shown in the below snip.

**(b)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The probability for the women chosen from the American population of age group

**(c)**

To determine

**To calculate:** The probability for the women chosen from the American population of age group

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