Question

The navy requires fighter pilots be between 62 and 78 inches
tall. Women’s heights have a

mean of 63.8 inches with a standard deviation of 2.6 inches.

a) What percentage of women are not qualified to be fighter pilots
because they are too short?

b) What percentage of women are not qualified to be fighter pilots
because they are too tall?

c) If the navy changes the height requirements so that only the
shortest 2% and tallest 2% of

women are excluded, what would be the new height requirements?

Answer #1

Men's heights are normally distributed with mean 69.3 in. and
standard deviation 2.94 in. Women's heights are normally
distributed with mean 63.8 in. and standard deviation 2.8 in.
The U.S. Navy requires that fighter pilots have heights between
62 in. and 78 in.
a. Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
What percentage of woman are not qualified because they are too
short or too tall?
b. Find the percentage of men meeting the height requirement.
What percentage...

Men's heights are normally distributed with mean 69.3
in. and standard deviation of 2.94 in.
Women's heights are normally distributed with mean 63.8
in. and standard deviation 2.8 in.
The U.S. Navy requires that fighter pilots have heights between
62 in. and 78 in.
a. Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
What percentage of woman are not qualified because they are too
short or too tall?
b. Find the percentage of men meeting the height requirement.
What...

1. Men’s heights are normally distributed with a mean 69.5in and
standard deviation 2.4in. Women’s heights are normally distributed
with mean 63.8 in and standard deviation 2.6 in.
a) What percentage of women are taller than 68 inches tall?
b) The U.S. Airforce requires that pilots have heights between
64in. And 77in. What percentage of adult men meet the height
requirements?
c) If the Air Force height requirements are changed to exclude
only the tallest 3% of men and the...

Men's heights are normally distributed with mean of 69.3 in and
standard deviation of 2.4 in. Women's heights are normally
distributed with mean of 63.8 in and standard deviation of 2.6 in.
The U.S. Navy requires that fighter pilots have heights between 62
in and 78 in.
a) Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
__________ percent (round to the nearest tenth)
b) Find the percentage of men meeting the height requirement.
__________ percent (round to the nearest...

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in.
a. Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
Are many women being denied the opportunity to join this branch of
the military because they are too short or too tall?
b. If this branch of the military changes the height
requirements so that all...

A survey found that women's heights are normally distributed
with a mean 63.6 in and standard devation 2.5 in. A branch of the
military requires women's heights between 58 in and 80 in. A) Find
the percentage of women meeting the height requirement. Are many
women being denied the opportunity to join this branch of the
military because they are too short or too tall? B) If this branch
of the military changes the height requirements so that all women...

A survey found that women's heights are normally distributed
with mean 63.6 in and standard deviation 2.5 in. A branch of the
military requires women's heights to be between 58 in and 80 in.
a. Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement. Are
many women being denied the opportunity to join this branch of the
military because they are too short or too tall? b. If this branch
of the military changes the height requirements so that all...

A survey found that women's heights are normally distributed
with mean
63.963.9
in and standard deviation
2.32.3
in. A branch of the military requires women's heights to be
between 58 in and 80 in.
a. Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
Are many women being denied the opportunity to join this branch of
the military because they are too short or too tall?
b. If this branch of the military changes the height
requirements so that all...

8.) The U.S. Army requires women’s heights to be between 57 in
and 79 in.
a.) Find the percentage of women meeting the height requirement.
Are many women being denied the opportunity to join the Army
because they are too short or too tall?
b.) If the U.S. Army changes the height requirements so that all
women are eligible except the shortest 1% and the tallest 2%, what
are the new height requirements?
Note: Women’s heights are normally distributed with...

Heights are generally normally distributed. Men have a mean of
69.5 inches and standard deviation 2.4 inches. Women have a mean of
63.8 inches and standard deviation 2.6 inches. The US Air Force has
a height requirement for their pilots to be between 64 inches and
77 inches.
Make sure you are rounding z-scores properly to two
places.
Part A: Find the two z-scores for women who meet this height
requirement z = (smaller value) and z
= (larger value)
Part B:...

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