Normal Distribution Class

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Unformatted text preview: ics G. University of South Carolina; Slide 16 What is the standard normal What value (or Z value) for a Richter reading of 6.5? reading Recall Y ~ n( =6.2, σ=0.5) G. Baker, Department of Statistics G. University of South Carolina; Slide 17 Example Consider two towns in California. The distributions of the Richter readings over 0.1 in the two towns are: the Town 1: Town 2: X ~ n( = 6.2, σ = 0.5) Y ~ n( = 6.2, σ = 1). 1). - What is the probability that Town 1 has an What earthquake over 7 (on the Richter scale)? earthquake - What is the probability that Town 2 has an What earthquake over 7? earthquake G. Baker, Department of Statistics G. University of South Carolina;...
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