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A random sample of medical files is used to estimate the proportion p of all people who have blood type B. If you have no preliminary estimate for p, how many medical files should you include in a random sample in order to be 85% sure that the point estimate Final26main will be within a distance of 0.1 from p?

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52

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    n=p(1-p(Zc/E)sqrd
    =(.5)(.5)(1.44/.1)sqrd
    =51.84
    =52

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