The average qualifying speed for a championship NASCAR race - 12118

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The average qualifying speed for a championship NASCAR race is 145.65 mph and the standard deviation is 9.45 mph. Only drivers who obtain z-scores greater than 1.2 will qualify for the race. If the speeds are normally distributed, what minimum speed must be clocked to compete for the trophy? 

 

A.   174.8 mph

B.   146.9 mph

C.   157.0 mph

D.   155.2 mph

 
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The average qualifying speed for a championship NASCAR race is 145.65 mph and the standard deviation is 9.45 mph. Onl