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Adult female Dalmatians weigh an average of 50 pounds with a standard deviation of 3.3 pounds. Adult

female Boxers weigh an average of 57.5 pounds with a standard deviation of 1.7 pounds. One statistics

teacher owns an underweight Dalmatian and an underweight Boxer. The Dalmatian weighs 45 pounds,

and the Boxer weighs 52 pounds. Which dog is more underweight? Explain.

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Dalmation: zD = = -1.52
Boxer:  zB = = -3.24
The Dalmatian is 1.52 standard deviations underweight, while the Boxer is 3.24 standard deviations underweight. So, the Boxer is more underweight.
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