# ptogram and evaluation on the masters level

**Question description**

Dr. Therma claims that 17 year old have an average body temperature that is higher than the commonly accepted average human temperature of 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit. a simple random sample of 250 17 year olds is selected. the average temperature of the sample is found to be 98.9 degrees, with standard deviation of 0.6 degrees. at the 0.05 alpha level, use the 5-step hypothesis testing procedure to test whether the sample's mean temperature is higher than 98.6 degrees. include a formal decision statement

regarding the null and a formal interpretation of the results. there is sufficient

evidence that the sample's mean temperature is significantly greater than the

assumed average of 98.6

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