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The height of males is normally distributed with a mean of 69 inches and a standard deviation of 2.5 inches. What is the probability that the height of a randomly selected male is between 66 and 71 inches?

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    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 scores.

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