Essentials of Statistics (6th Edition)
Essentials of Statistics (6th Edition)
6th Edition
ISBN: 9780134685779
Author: Mario F. Triola
Publisher: PEARSON
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Chapter 7.3, Problem 9BSC

Finding Confidence Intervals. In Exercises 9–16, assume that each sample is a simple random sample obtained from a population with a normal distribution.

9. Body Temperature Data Set 3 “Body Temperatures” in Appendix B includes a sample of 106 body temperatures having a mean of 98.20°F and a standard deviation of 0.62°F (for day 2 at 12 AM). Construct a 95% confidence interval estimate of the standard deviation of the body temperatures for the entire population.

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Essentials of Statistics (6th Edition)

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