# Find the proportion of professional male golfers-drive on an average of 280 yards or less. Approximately 5 percent of professional male golfers are found to be less than an average of 280 yards.

Question
Find the proportion of professional male golfers-drive on an average of 280 yards or less.
Approximately 5 percent of professional male golfers are found to be less than an average of 280 yards.

2021-03-03

Calculation:
The proportion of professional male golfers-drive on an average of 280 yards or less is,
$$\text{(Proportion of male golf drives less than average of 280 yards)}=$$

$$\frac{\text{(number of golfers found to be less than 280 yards)}}{\text{Total number of yards}}\times 100 = =\frac{1+1+6+2}{186}\times 100$$
$$=\frac{10}{186}\times100\approx5.38$$
Therefore, the proportion of professional male golfers-drive on an average of 280 yards or less. is found to be approximately 5 percent.

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