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2. The results of a recent survey indicate that the average new car costs \$23,000, with a standard deviation of \$3,500. The price of cars is normally distributed.
a. What is a Z score for a car with a price of \$ 33,000?

b. What is a Z score for a car with a price of \$30,000?

c. At what percentile rank is a car that sold for \$30,000?

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a and b. Z = (score-mean)/SD

c. 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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