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What price do farmers get for their watermelon crops? In the third week of July, a random sample of 52 farming regions gave a sample mean of = \$6.68 per 100 pounds of watermelon. Assume that is known to be \$1.94 per 100 pounds. A farm brings 35 tons of watermelon to market. Find a 98% confidence interval for the population mean cash value of this crop. Round your answer to the nearest dollar. Hint: 1 ton is 2000 pounds.
a. \$4613 to \$4739
b. \$4585 to \$3885
c. \$4543 to \$4809
d. \$4494 to \$4858
e. \$4235 to \$5117

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