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Nine out of 25 randomly selected students of a local college live within a 100 mile radius from campus. The result says that the true proportion...

Nine out of 25 randomly selected students of a local college live within a 100 mile radius from campus. The result says that the true proportion could be as low as 0.17 or as high as 0.55. The surveyors want to reduce the margin of error from 0.19 to 0.10. Using the estimate of 0.36 based on the initial​ sample, what sample size would be needed to achieve the reduced margin of​ error?


A.

50

B.

85

C.

10

D.

Cannot be determined

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