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Chapter 1 - Intro

Chapter 2 - Methods for Describing Sets of Data

Chapter 3 - Probability

Chapter 4 - Discrete Random Variables

Chapter 5 - Normal Random Variables

Chapter 6 - Sampling Distributions

Chapter 7 - Confidence Intervals

Chapter 8 - Tests of Hypothesis: One Sample

Chapter 9 - Confidence Intervals and Hypothesis Tests: Two Samples

Sample Exam I: Chapters 1 & 2

Sample Exam II: Chapters 3 & 4

Sample Exam III: Chapters 5 & 6

Sample Exam IV: Chapters 7 & 8

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8.3 Large-Sample Test of Hypothesis about a Population Mean

The US government claims that the average woman has a mean weight of 143 pounds.   A study is done which involved a random sample of 35 women with an average weight of 146 pounds and a standard deviation of 29 pounds.   Use a 1% significance level to test the government’s claim. Give the practical interpretation of the outcome of the test.

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