You are on page 1of 2

# CengageNOW | Online teaching and learning resource from Cengage Learning

Assignment: Homework 3 (Chp 3) Assignment Score: 80.88%
  

             

Questions Question 1 of 12 Exercise 3.29 (Algorithmic) 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12.

0 0

Check My Work

0

1

2062545348

¶<item-state><sta

{Exercise 3.29 (Algorithmic)} The results of a national survey showed that on average, adults sleep 6.9 hours per night. Suppose that the standard deviation is 1.2 hours. Round all percentages to 0 decimals. 1. At least 2. Use Chebyshev's theorem to calculate the percentage of individuals who sleep between 4.5 and 9.3 hours.

75

Item

%

Use Chebyshev's theorem to calculate the percentage of individuals who sleep between 3.9 and 9.9 hours. At least

84

Item

%

3.

Assume that the number of hours of sleep follows a bell-shaped distribution. Use the empirical rule to calculate the percentage of individuals who sleep between 4.5 and 9.3 hours per day.

Not Yet Judged Incorrect Needs Instructor Grading Not Intended for Grading Cengage Learning Cengage Technical Support .95 Item % How does this result compare to the value that you obtained using Chebyshev's theorem in part (a)? The empirical rule produces a larger percentage than Chebyshev's theorem Item 4 Hide Feedback Correct  Check My Work Icon Key           100% Correct Partially Correct Visited.