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Posted by todd on Friday, February 15, 2008 at 9:13pm.

A new treatment for AIDS is to be tested in a small clinical trial on 15 patients.The proportion p^ who respond to the treatment will be used as an estimate of the proportion p of (potential)responders in the entire population of AIDS patients. If in fact p=.2 and if the patients can be regarded as a random sample from the population, find the probability that:
a)p^=.2
b)p^=0

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