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Kindergarten children have heights that are approximately distributed normal. A random sample of size 20 is taken and the mean x and the standard deviation s are calculated ( x = 40 inches and s = 3).
a. Is there sufficient evidence to indicate that the mean of kindergarten childrenâ€™ height exceeds 40 inches? Perform a test
using alpha=.05.
b. What is the probability that the mean of kindergarten childrenâ€™ heights would be between 39 and 42.5 inches?