Posted by jayne on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 8:14pm.
It has been found that adult height can be accurately predicted by taking specific measurements of children and multiplying them by a scale factor obtained by analyzing large representative samples. Twelveyear old Jean reads that female height will be 73cm plus 1.9 times the length of the femur in centimeters. if Jean's femur measures 50 cm, how many centimeters tall can she expect to be as an adult?

algebra  Ms. Sue, Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at 8:16pm
(1.9 * 50) + 73 = ?
Answer This Question
Related Questions
 Statistics  A simple random sample of 50 female 14yearolds is selected. The ...
 Satistics  In North American, female adult heights are approximately normal ...
 statistics  The average height of 18yearold American women is 64.2 inches. ...
 math  Forensic specialists can estimate the height of a deceased person from ...
 Calculus  The mass, M, of a child can be approximated based on the height, H, ...
 Calculus 1  The mass, M, of a child can be approximated based on the height, H...
 stat  A physician routinely makes physical examinations of children. She is ...
 statistics  A physician routinely makes physical examinations of children. She ...
 Trigonometry help please!  Assume that height is a function of age and that H=f...
 Health  Which of the following people is most likely to have the highest self...
More Related Questions