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# You want to obtain a sample to estimate a population mean.

Last updated: 9/1/2022

You want to obtain a sample to estimate a population mean. Based on previous evidence, you believe the population standard deviation is approximately o = 60.5. You would like to be 99% confident that your estimate is within 3 of the true population mean. How large of a sample size is required? n= Do not round mid-calculation. However, you are encouraged to use a critical value accurate to three decimal places - this is important for the system to be able to give hints for incorrect answers.

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