b14kumar wrote:

The residents of Town X participated in a survey to determine the number of hours per week each resident spent watching television. The distribution of the result of the survey had a mean of 21 hours and a standard deviation of 6 hours. The number of hours that John, a resident of Town X, watched television last week was between 1 and 2 standard deviations below the mean. Which of the following could be the number of hours that John watched television last week?

1. 30

2. 20

3. 18

4. 12

5. 6

- Brajesh

21-6=15-6=9, So its btwn 15 and 9. Thus 12.

Ans D.