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The distribution of scores on a standardized aptitude test is approximately normal with a mean of 520 and a standard deviation of 100. What is the minimum score needed to be in the top 20% on this test? Carry your intermediate computations to at least four decimal places, and round your answer to the nearest integer.

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To be in top 20%, the area below the score should be 80%

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