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    Calculating the P-value for Coke Fill Levels

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    Assume that cans of Coke are filled so that the actual amounts have a mean of 12.00 oz and a stand. dev. of 0.11 oz

    a) Find the P that a sample of 36 cans will have a mean amount of at least 12.19 oz.

    b) Based on the result from part a, is it reasonable to believe the cans are actually filled with a mean of 12.00 oz? if the mean is not 12.00oz, are consumers being cheated?

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    Solution Summary

    The solution attaches a brief document containing the calculations and explanation necessary to find the p-value for a sample with a certain mean and thus discern if customers are being cheated.