# Tallest people a

As a group, the Dutch are amongst the tallest people in the world. The average Dutchman is 184 cm tall. If a normal distribution is appropriate, and the standard deviation for Dutchmen is about 8 cm, what is the percentage of Dutchmen who will be over 2 meters tall?

### Correct answer:

**Showing 1 comment:**

**Aleksandra**

we use normal calculator instead of classic tables:

https://www.hackmath.net/en/calculator/normal-distribution?mean=184&sd=8&area=above&above=200&below=&ll=&ul=&outsideLL=&outsideUL=&draw=Calculate

https://www.hackmath.net/en/calculator/normal-distribution?mean=184&sd=8&area=above&above=200&below=&ll=&ul=&outsideLL=&outsideUL=&draw=Calculate

Tips to related online calculators

Looking for help with calculating arithmetic mean?

Looking for a statistical calculator?

Looking for a standard deviation calculator?

Do you want to convert length units?

Looking for a statistical calculator?

Looking for a standard deviation calculator?

Do you want to convert length units?

#### You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

We encourage you to watch this tutorial video on this math problem: video1

## Related math problems and questions:

- A mountain

A mountain climber plans to buy some rope to use as lifeline. Which of the following would be the better choice? Explain your choice. Rope A: Mean breaking strength:500lb; standard deviation of 100lb Rope B: Mean breaking strength: 500lb; standard deviati - Assembly time

The assembly time for the toy follows a normal distribution with a mean of 75 minutes and a standard deviation of 9 minutes. The company closes at 5 pm every day. If one starts assembling at 4 pm what is the probability that he will finish before the comp - Stoaches

Stoaches are fictional creatures distantly related to bigfoot and yeti. Stoach weights are normally distributed, with mean 904g and standard deviation 104g. State the probability that the sample mean of a random sample of 36 stoach weights exceeds 943g. ( - Normal distribution GPA

The average GPA is 2.78 with a standard deviation of 4.5. What are students in the bottom the 20% having what GPA? - SD - mean

The mean is 10 and the standard deviation is 3.5. If the data set contains 40 data values, approximately how many of the data values will fall within the range of 6.5 to 13.5? - Normal Distribution

At one college, GPA's are normally distributed with a mean of 3.1 and a standard deviation of 0.4. What percentage of students at the college have a GPA between 2.7 and 3.5? - A machine

A machine produces steel rods of normally distributed length; the mean length and the standard deviation being 50.0 cm and 0.5 cm respectively. The rods do not conform to safety standards if they are either shorter than 49.1 cm or longer than 50.7 cm in l - Basketball team

The heights of five starters on redwood high’s basketball team are 5’11”, 6’3”, 6’6”, 6’2” and 6’. The average of height of these players is? - Std-deviation

Calculate standard deviation for file: 63,65,68,69,69,72,75,76,77,79,79,80,82,83,84,88,90 - Complaints

The table is given: days complaints 0-4 2 5-9 4 10-14 8 15-19 6 20-24 4 25-29 3 30-34 3 1.1 What percentage of complaints were resolved within 2weeks? 1.2 calculate the mean number of days to resolve these complaints. 1.3 calculate the modal number of day - Average height

In a class are 34 students. The average height of the students is 165 cm. What will be the average height of students in the classroom when two pupils, tall 176 cm and 170 cm, moved from this school/class? - Standard deviation

Find standard deviation for dataset (grouped data): Age (years) No. Of Persons 0-10 15 10-20 15 20-30 23 30-40 22 40-50 25 50-60 10 60-70 5 70-80 10 - Tiles

How many 46 cm square tiles will cover a floor 22.08 m by 8.74 m? - Mean

A student's food the mean of 50 items as 38.6. When checking the work, he found that he had taken one item as 50 to read as 40 in these circumstances correctly. What should be the correct mean? - Average height

There are twice as many girls in the class as there are boys. The average height of girls is 177 cm, boys 186 cm. What is the average height of students in this class? - Two people

Two straight lines cross at right angles. Two people start simultaneously at the point of intersection. John walking at the rate of 4 kph in one road, Jenelyn walking at the rate of 8 kph on the other road. How long will it take for them to be 20√5 km apa - Statistical survey

Write TRUE OR FALSE for each question: 1 Standard deviation is a measure of central location. 2. The most frequent observation in a data set is known as the mode. 3 The most passive method of data collection is observation. 4 Access time for secondary dat