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Three-circle, red-on-white is one distinctive pattern painted on ceramic vessels of the Anasazi period found at an

archaeological site. At one excavation, a sample of 179 potsherds indicated that 76 were of the three-circle, red-on-white pattern.

(a) Find a point estimate  for the proportion of all ceramic potsherds at this site that are of the three-circle, red-on-white pattern. (Round your answer to four decimal places.)


(b) Compute a 95% confidence interval for the population proportion p of all ceramic potsherds with this distinctive pattern found at the site. (Round your answers to three decimal places.)lower limit    upper limit    

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a) p = 0.4246 b) Lower... View the full answer

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