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Problem 9.1

A UCLA researcher claims that the life span of mice can be extended by as much as 25% when the calories in their diet are reduced by approximately 40% from the time they are weaned. The restricted diet is enriched to normal levels by vitamins and protein. Assuming that it is known from previous studies that =5 .8 months, how many mice should be included in our sample if we wish to be 99% condent that the mean life span of the sample will be within 2 months of the population mean for all mice subjected to this reduced diet?

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