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Q: A company manufactures egg timers. An inspector finds that there are 22 defective timers in a sample of 500. Predict how many egg timers are defective in a shipment of 4,250 egg timers. A.
170 egg timers will be defective B. 187 egg timers will be defective C. 287 egg timers will be defective D. 87 egg timers will be defective
A: A company manufactures egg timers. An inspector finds that there are 22 defective timers in a sample of 500. Of a shipment of 4,250 egg timers, the number predicted to be defective is 187. 4,250*22/500 = 187
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A company manufactures egg timers. An inspector finds that there are 22 defective timers in a sample of 500. Of a shipment of 4,250 egg timers, the number predicted to be defective is 187.

4,250*22/500 = 187
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