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Parking meters in a beach resort town cost for every minutes. A normal distribution with a mean of and a standard deviation of can be used to model the amount of money one parking meter makes on a busy summer day. Homework Help ✎

  1. Make a graph of the distribution of the money made by one parking meter on your calculator, then sketch it. An appropriate value for the maximum of the relative frequency axis is .

  2. From your graph, visually estimate where the middle % of meter earnings fall. Shade this portion of your sketch.

  3. Use your calculator to check your estimate. How close to % did you come?

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