# statistics

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**Ash**
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Distance travelled in a week by sales staff employed by nationwide security firm is approximately normally distributed with a mean of 200 miles and standard deviation of 48 miles. Estimate the percentage of staff who in a week travel:

1.

a)less than 80 miles

b)more than 250 miles

c)between 100 and 300 miles

2.A reduced mileage rate is to be introduced which is to be set such that approximately 20% of the sales staff will be affected? What is the maximum miles per week that a member of staff could travel before reaching the reduced mileage rate?

3)

Complete this sentence:

"80% of sales staff travel between ____ and ______ miles each week".