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Homework Help: Probability/Stas

Posted by Dawn on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 at 6:46pm.

An instant lottery gives you probability of 0.023 of winning on any one play, which are independent of each other. If you play 6 times, the probability that you win on none of your plays is:

The answer is suppose to be .8902, but I got 0.895. I took 0.23 to the 6th power and subtracted it from 1. What am I doing wrong?

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