Golf balls that are properly manufactured will have a rebound height of 42 inches - 11273

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Golf balls that are properly manufactured will have a rebound height of 42 inches when dropped by a testing machine from a height of 5 feet. The quality control inspector is concerned that a new manufacturing machine is not properly calibrated and that the resulting golf balls are falling short of the desired height. At random, 100 golf balls were selected for a test. The test results indicated that the rebound height was 41.6 inches with a standard deviation of 0.5. At the .05 significant level, what is the result of the test? 

A. There is no significant difference.

B. A larger test sample is needed.

C. There is a significant difference; the golf balls are defected.

D. A decision regarding a significant difference cannot be made.

 
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Golf balls that are properly manufactured will have a rebound height of 42 inches when dropped by a testing machine from a height of 5 feet. The quality contr