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Heights of young adult U.S. women are approximately normal with mean 64" and standard deviation 2.7". What proportion of all U.S. young adult women are taller than 6 feet?

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    Convert 6' to inches.

    Z = (score-mean)/SD

    Find table in the back of your statistics text labeled something like "areas under normal distribution" to find the proportion related to the Z score.

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