statistics

The life spans of three randomly selected tires are 
28,100 
miles, 
37,900 
miles, and 
33,000 
miles. Using the empirical rule, find the percentile that corresponds to each life span.

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  1. Insufficient data. Mean? Standard deviation?

    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 below each Z value. Multiply by 100.

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