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Probability for normal distribution

Replacement times for new Ford Taurus GL automobiles are normally distributed with a mean of 7.1 years and a standard deviation of 1.4 years. Find the probability that seven randomly selected Taurus GL automobiles will have a mean replacement time greater than 7.0 years.

Among U.S. households, 24% have telephone answering machines. If a telemarketing campaign involves 2,500 households, find the probability that more than 650 have answering machines.

Solution Summary

Calculation of probability based on sampling distribution is discussed in the answer.