# Question: according to the world factbook 2004 the total fertility rate...

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According to *The World Factbook*, 2004, the total
fertility rate (estimated mean number of children born per woman)
for Madagascar is 5.6. Suppose that the standard deviation of the
total fertility rate is 3.3. The mean number of children for a
sample of 192 randomly selected women is one value of many that
form the SDSM.

(a) What is the mean value for this sampling distribution? (Give
your answer correct to one decimal place.)

(b) What is the standard deviation of this sampling distribution?
(Give your answer correct to two decimal places.)

(c) Describe the shape of this sampling distribution.

skewed right

approximately normal

skewed left

uniform