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Chapter 9.7, Problem 56E

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Suppose the project director for the Hilltop Coffee study (see Section 9.3) asked for a .10 probability of claiming that Hilltop was not in violation when it really was underfilling by 1 ounce (*μ*_{a} = 2.9375 pounds). What sample size would have been recommended?

To determine

Find the sample size.

**Calculation:**

The given information is that

The null and alternative hypotheses are given below:

*Null hypothesis:*

*Alternative hypothesis:*

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