Executives of a supermarket chain are interested in the amount of time that customers spend in the stores during shopping trips. The executives hire a statistical consultant and ask her to determine the mean shopping time, , of customers at the supermarkets. The consultant will collect a random sample of shopping times at the supermarkets and use the mean of these shopping times to estimate . Assuming that the standard deviation of the population of shopping times at the supermarkets is minutes, what is the minimum sample size she must collect in order for her to be confident that her estimate is within minutes of ?
I am having a hard time plugging this data into the formula, Can someone help?????