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A probability distribution has a mean of 40 and a standard deviation of 2. Use Chebychev's inequality to find a bound on the probability that an...

A probability distribution has a mean of 40 and a standard deviation of 2. Use Chebychev's inequality to find a bound on the probability that an outcome of the experiment lies between the following.

(a)    36 and 44

at least  %


(b)    30 and 50

at least  %

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Part-a According to Chebychev's inequality 75% of the observations lies between 2 standard deviations. So, he... View the full answer

3 comments
  • I tried this on my homework, and said it was wrong. :(
    • cheyenne1995
    • May 07, 2018 at 11:26pm
  • Nevermind! How it was inputted!
    • cheyenne1995
    • May 07, 2018 at 11:28pm
  • These are standard results from chebychev inequality and presented according to those requirements
    • manishstatisticsconsultant
    • May 07, 2018 at 11:31pm

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(a) 36 and 44 There is atleast 75% of data lies... View the full answer

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