
Advanced Statistics Advanced Probability and Statistics Math Forum 
 LinkBack  Thread Tools  Display Modes 
December 22nd, 2016, 05:57 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Dec 2016 From: Hong Kong Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  Central limit theorem to find the approximate distribution
I have a question, i don't understand how to use Central limit theorem to find the approximate distribution. The question is: A certain type of bathroom tile is sold in packs of 100 tiles. The distribution of the weights of individual tiles has mean 99 grams and standard deviation 5 grams. (a) Use the central limit theorem to find the approximate distribution of the weight of a pack of 100 tiles. any one can help me. 
December 29th, 2016, 08:26 AM  #2 
Senior Member Joined: Dec 2012 From: Hong Kong Posts: 781 Thanks: 284 Math Focus: Linear algebra, linear statistical models 
You have to answer three questions: What is the name of the distribution of the weights? What is the value of the first parameter of this distribution? What is the value of the second parameter of this distribution? Can you answer these? 

Tags 
approximate, central, distribution, find, limit, theorem 
Thread Tools  
Display Modes  

Similar Threads  
Thread  Thread Starter  Forum  Replies  Last Post 
Central Limit Theorem  bml1105  Probability and Statistics  7  August 21st, 2014 10:24 AM 
central limit theorem  safyras  Algebra  0  May 25th, 2011 11:52 AM 
The central limit theorem  Mahonroy  Advanced Statistics  1  October 11th, 2009 07:32 PM 
Central Limit Theorem.  xoxo  Advanced Statistics  0  May 22nd, 2009 09:38 PM 
Central Limit Theorem...help  dbcmjk17  Advanced Statistics  3  June 27th, 2008 01:08 PM 