Six measurements were made of the concentration (in percent) of ash in a certain variety of spinach. The sample mean was 19.35 and the sample standard deviation was 0.577. Assume that the concentrations are normally distributed.

a. Find a 90% prediction interval for a single measurement.

b. Find a tolerance interval for the pH that includes 99% of the measurements with 95% confidence.

Psych Statistics – Book Notes Chapter 1 Statistics consists of a set of procedures for organizing, describing, and interpreting quantitative information and for drawing conclusions/making inferences about what is generally true for an entire group. Scientific Use Almost all numerical information, or data, in the...