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According to the Federal Highway Administration, teenage males drive an average of 10,718 miles each year. Assume the mileage totals are normally distributed with a standard deviation of 3573 miles. For a randomly selected teenage male, find the probability that he drives less than 9,000 miles in a year.

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Z=(mean-x)/σ
=(10718-9000)/3573
=0.4808

From tables, probability for x≤9000
=0.5-0.184
=0.316

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