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Posted by **looking for someone to varify my work please** on Tuesday, April 6, 2010 at 4:26pm.

Question: Find the margin of error for a 95% confidence interval. Round your answer to the nearest tenths.

Answer: 1.96(19/√16) = 9.31

Question: Find a 95% confidence interval for the mean µ cholesterol content for all experimental eggs. Assume that the population is normally distributed.

Answer:

1.96 – 9.31 = 7.35

1.96 + 9.31 = 11.27

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, April 7, 2010 at 11:30amWhy is it the "√16" when n - 1 = 11?

Standard error of the mean = Standard deviation/√(n-1)

95% confidence interval = mean ± 1.96 SE. Why are you not using mean = 186?

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