Posted by **Tyga** on Thursday, April 1, 2010 at 10:58am.

In each case, determine whether the situation calls for a

discrete or continuous random variable and explain

your answer.

a. The description of the number of children in a family

selected at random from families in Ft. Wayne, Indiana

b. The net worth of an average person in the United

States

c. The cholesterol level of individuals having heart

attacks between the ages of 35 and 50

d. The sum showing after a roll of two dice