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Posted by **Emily** on Tuesday, September 14, 2010 at 9:38pm.

(d) A height of 71.5 inches corresponds to what percentile of adult male American heights?

==> I already know the answer is the 84th percentile, but how do you get this answer?

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**PsyDAG**, Wednesday, September 15, 2010 at 11:58amZ = (score-mean)/SD

Find table in the back of your statistics text labeled something like "areas under normal distribution" to find the proportion related to that Z score.

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