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July 22, 2014

Posted by **Cherie** on Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 10:57pm.

a) misses all 3 shots

b) misses the first two shots and makes the third.

Can someone please explain to me how to get the answer? Thank you

- Math -
**bobpursley**, Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at 11:10pmThey are independent events. Multiply the probabilities

prob making=.8 probab missin=.2

a. mass all three: .2*.2*.2

misstwo, make last: .2*.2*.8

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