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    Standard Score: Normal Distribution

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    Consider a normal population with mu = 25 and sigma = 7.0.

    (A) Calculate the standard score for a value x of 26
    (B) Calculate the standard score for a randomly selected sample of 30 with = 26
    (C) Explain why the standard scores of 26 are different between A and B above

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    (A) Calculate the standard score for a value x of 26.

    Given that µ = 25, σ = 7, X = 26
    Therefore, standard score, (see attached for equation) ...

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    The solution provides step by step method for the calculation of standard scores. Formula for the calculation and Interpretations of the results are also included.

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