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Another confidence interval problem

mattdrankin

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For a group of 10 men subjected to a stress situation, the mean number of heartbeats per minute was 126 and the sample standard deviation was 4.


What is the margin of error for a 95% confidence interval?

What is the 95% confidence interval of the true mean?

Write a sentence explaining the 95% confidence interval in context of the question. (There are only a few ways to do this correctly, so be sure to read the book closely.)

Write a few sentences explaining what would happen if you wanted a 90% confidence interval?

Write a few sentences explaining what would happen if you changed the sample size to be 1000 men and kept a 95% confidence interval.
 

tkhunny

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You're not even going to try? Give us a confidence interval formula or something... Show us the relationship between a Standard Deviation and a Sample Standard Deviation.
 
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