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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Chapter 5. Continuous Probability Distributions Section 5.6: Normal Distributions Jiaping Wang Department of Mathematical Science 03/27/2013, Wednesday

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Outline Probability Density Function Mean and Variance More Examples Homework #9

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Part 1. Part 1. Probability Density Function

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Probability Density Function

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Standard Normal Distribution Let Z=(X-μ)/σ, then Z has a standard normal distribution It has mean zero and variance 1, that is, E(Z)=0, V(Z)=1. Let Z=(X-μ)/σ, then Z has a standard normal distribution It has mean zero and variance 1, that is, E(Z)=0, V(Z)=1.

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Part 2. Mean and Variance

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Mean and Variance

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Calculating Normal Probabilities P(z1

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL For example, P(-0.53

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Example 5.13 If Z denotes a standard normal variable, find the following probabilities: 1.P(Z≤1.5); 2.P(Z≥1.5); 3.P(Z<-2); 4.P(-2≤Z≤1); 5.Also find a value of z – say z0 – such that P(0≤Z≤z0)=0.35. If Z denotes a standard normal variable, find the following probabilities: 1.P(Z≤1.5); 2.P(Z≥1.5); 3.P(Z<-2); 4.P(-2≤Z≤1); 5.Also find a value of z – say z0 – such that P(0≤Z≤z0)=0.35. Answer: 1.P(Z≤1.5)=P(Z≤0)+P(0

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Empirical Rule 1.68% of the values fall within 1 standard deviation of the mean in either direction; 2.95% of the values fall within 2 standard deviation of the mean in either direction; 3.99.7% of the values fall within 3 standard deviation of the mean in either direction. 1.68% of the values fall within 1 standard deviation of the mean in either direction; 2.95% of the values fall within 2 standard deviation of the mean in either direction; 3.99.7% of the values fall within 3 standard deviation of the mean in either direction.

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Example 5.15 Suppose that another machine similar to the one described in Example 5.14 is operating in such a way that the ounces of fill have a mean value equal to the dial setting for “amount of liquid” but also has a standard deviation of 1.2 ounces. Find the proper setting for the dial so that the 17-ounce bottle will overflow only 5% of the time. Assume that the amount dispensed have a normal distribution. Answer: Let X denote the amount of liquid dispensed; we look for a value of μ so that P(X>17)=0.05, which is equivalent to P((X-μ)/1.2>(17- μ)/1.2)=0.05 or P(Z>z0)=0.05 with z0=(17- μ)/1.2. We know that when z0=1.645, P(Z>z0)=0.05, so (17- μ)/1.2=1.645 μ=15.026.

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Example 5.14 A firm that manufactures and bottles apple juice has a machine that automatically fills bottles with 16 ounces of juice. (The bottle can hold up to 17 ounces.) Over a long period, the average amount dispensed into the bottle has been 16 ounces. However, there is variability in how much juice is put in each bottle; the distribution of these amounts has a standard deviation of 1 ounces. If the ounces of fill per bottle can be assumed to be normally distributed, find the probability that the machine will overflow any one bottle. Answer: Let X denote the amount of liquid (in ounces) dispensed into one bottle by the Filling machine. Then X is following the normal distribution with mean 16 and standard Deviation 1. So we are interested in the probability that a bottle will overflow if the Machine attempts to put more than 17 ounces in it. P(X>17) = P((X-μ)/σ>(17-16)/1)=P(Z>1)=0.1587.

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Part 3. More Examples

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Additional Example 1 Let X be a normal random variable with mean 1 and variance 4. Find P(X 2 -2X ≤ 8). Let X be a normal random variable with mean 1 and variance 4. Find P(X 2 -2X ≤ 8). Answer: P(X 2 -2X ≤ 8)=P(X 2 -2X +1 ≤ 9)=P[(x-1) 2 ≤ 9] = P(-3 ≤(x-1) ≤3) =P(-3/2 ≤(x-1)/2 ≤3/2)=P(-1.5 ≤Z ≤1.5)=2P(0 ≤Z ≤1.5)=2(0.4332)=0.8664

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Additional Example 2 Suppose that X is a normal random variable with parameters μ= 5, σ 2 = 49. Using the table of the normal distribution, compute: (a) P(X > 5.5); (b) P(4 < X < 6.5); (c) P(X < 8); (d) P(|X-7| ≥4). Suppose that X is a normal random variable with parameters μ= 5, σ 2 = 49. Using the table of the normal distribution, compute: (a) P(X > 5.5); (b) P(4 < X < 6.5); (c) P(X < 8); (d) P(|X-7| ≥4). Answer: μ=5, σ=7. a). P(X>5.5)=P((X- μ)/ σ>(5.5-5)/7)=P(Z>0.0714)=0.5-P(0

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The UNIVERSITY of NORTH CAROLINA at CHAPEL HILL Homework #9 Page 223-224: 5.41, 5.42, 5.46 Page 226: 5.60 (Optional) Page 232: 5.67 Page 251: 5.82, 5.84. Page 223-224: 5.41, 5.42, 5.46 Page 226: 5.60 (Optional) Page 232: 5.67 Page 251: 5.82, 5.84.

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