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The height of an adult male is known to be normally distributed with a mean of 69 inches and a standard deviation of 2.5 inches. The height of the doorway is 74 inches. What proportion of adult males will not fit under the door?

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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/probability related to the Z score.

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.9772

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