# statistics

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**Deba**
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5. The ages of husbands and wives in a community were found to have a correlation coefficient equal to +0.8; the average of husbands’ ages was 25 years and that of wives’ ages 22 years; their standard deviations were respectively 4 and 5 years. Find the two lines of regression and from the lines ,measure

a. The expected age of husband when wife’s age is 12 years

b. The expected age of wife when husband’s age is 33 years