Confidence interval and test of hypothesis
October 6th, 2022
Please help with the following problems.
The manager of a local bank wants to estimate the average amount held in checking accounts by the customers. A random sample of 30 customers is selected, and the results indicate a sample average of $4,750 and a sample standard deviation of $1,200.
a) Set a 95% confidence interval estimate of the average amount held in all checking accounts.
b) Test the hypothesis that the true average of the population is $4,000, against the hypothesis that it’s different.