Normal Distribution Class

1 or higher on the richter scale in a certain

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Unformatted text preview: he magnitude of Since earthquakes that measure 0.1 or higher on the Richter Scale in a certain location in California is distributed approximately normally, with µ = 6.2 and σ = 0.5, according and according to data obtained from the United States Geological Survey. States G. Baker, Department of Statistics G. University of South Carolina; Slide 9 Earthquake Richter Scale Readings 34% 34% 2.5% 13.5% -4 -3 57 -2 5.2 -1 5.7 13.5% 0 6.2 68% 1 6.7 2 7.2 2.5% 3 4 159 95% G. Baker, Department of Statistics G. University of South Carolina; Slide 10 Approximately what percent of the earthquakes Approximately are above 5.7 on the Richter Scale? are 34% 34% 2.5% 2.5% 13.5% -4 -3 -2 5...
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This note was uploaded on 01/12/2014 for the course STA 509 taught by Professor Wang during the Fall '13 term at South Carolina.

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