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February 6, 2016
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**MATH**

Answer the following: (A) Find the binomial probability P(x = 4), where n = 12 and p = 0.30. (B) Set up, without solving, the binomial probability P(x is at most 4) using probability notation. (C) How would you find the normal approximation to the binomial probability P(x = 4...
*November 11, 2011 by Jennifer*

**college ststistics**

A. find the binomial probability p(x=5) where n=14 and p=0.30. B. setup without solving the binomial probability p(x is at most 5) using probability notation C. how would you find normal approximation to the binomial probability p(x=5) in part A. please show how you would ...
*June 3, 2012 by melba*

**Statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with n=3 trials and a probability of success of p= 0.90. Use a binomial probability table to find the probability that the number of successes x is exactly 1.
*December 2, 2014 by Angel*

**statistics**

Answer the following: (A) Find the binomial probability P(x = 5), where n = 12 and p = 0.70. (B) Set up, without solving, the binomial probability P(x is at most 5) using probability notation. (C) How would you find the normal approximation to the binomial probability P(x = 5...
*December 6, 2012 by Huffette*

**binomial probabbility**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x success given the probability p of success on a single trial. 1. by formula- n=9, x=2, p=0.35 2. by PDF- n=15, x=13, p=1/3
*September 23, 2011 by bibi*

**STATISTICS**

(a) With n=12 and p =0.4 find the binomial probability that p(9) by using a binomial probability table. (b) np ¡Ý5, nq¡Ü5, also estimate the indicated probability by using the normal distribution as an approximation to the binomial, is np < 5 or nq < 5 than state the ...
*June 2, 2013 by Jenn*

**Statistics**

(a) With n=12 and p =0.4 find the binomial probability that p(9) by using a binomial probability table. (b) np ¡Ý5, nq¡Ü5, also estimate the indicated probability by using the normal distribution as an approximation to the binomial, is np < 5 or nq < 5 than state the ...
*June 1, 2013 by Jenn*

**stastistics**

With n=13 and p=0.7, find the binomial probability P(9)by using a binomial probability table. If np> and nq>5, also estimate the indicated probability by using the normal distribution as an approximation to the binomial,if np<5 of nq<5 then state that the normal ...
*November 22, 2013 by angela*

**statistics**

With n=13 and p= 0.7, find the binomial probability p(9) by using a binomial probability table. If np> and nq> 5, also estimate the indicated probability by using the normal distribution as an approximation to the binomial, if np<5 or nq<5 then state that the ...
*November 25, 2013 by angela*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. a)What are the mean and standard deviation (to 2 decimals)? b)Why can the normal probability distribution be used to approximate this binomial distribution? c)What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (...
*April 5, 2014 by Vanessa*

**Statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success on a single trial. n=21, x=18, p=0.75
*June 30, 2014 by Kasey*

**Statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability of success on a single trial, n=9, x=2, p=0.35.
*August 25, 2014 by Robin*

**Statistics**

Suppose we want to determine the (binomial) probability (p) of getting 4 heads in 15 flips of a 2-sided coin. Using the Binomial Probabilities Table in Appendix B of the text, what values of n, x and p would we use to look up this probability, and what would be the probability?
*October 13, 2011 by destiny*

**NSU, Finite Math**

Problem Solving:Using the Binomial Formula: P(x)=(nCx)pxqn-x A Dozen Eggs An egg distributor determines that the probability that any individual egg has a crack is .014. a)Write the binomial probability formula to determine the probability that exactly x of n eggs are cracked...
*April 6, 2007 by Trudy*

**probability/binomial**

i'm having trouble with probability and the binomial thm, could i get a good website with problems
*March 24, 2012 by joe*

**statistics**

Consider a binomial experiment with 20 trials and probability 0.45 on a single trial. Use the binomial distribution to find the probability of exactly 10 successes. Round your answer to the thousandths place
*July 28, 2011 by Rosalyn*

**math**

Suppose x has a binomial probability distribution with n = 200 and p = 0.60. Use the normal approximation to the binomial to find P (X > 130).
*November 18, 2015 by Bill*

**statistics**

S) Suppose we want to determine the (binomial) probability (p) of getting 5 heads in 15 flips of a 2-sided coin. Using the Binomial table in the appendix of the text, what values of n, x, and p would we use to look up this probability, and what would be the probability? n=...
*February 17, 2015 by slomomo*

**Math**

For a binomial distribution with n=20 trials and probability of success p=.05, we let r= number of successes out of 20 trials. Use the normal approximation to estimate P(6<=r<=12). How does this value compare with the corresponding probability obtained using the binomial...
*January 21, 2013 by Leanne*

**statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use a binomial probabilities table to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success in a given trial. n= 3 , x=1, p= 0.60
*November 3, 2013 by angela*

**statistics**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use a binomial probabilities table to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success on a given trial. n=8, x=2, p=0.30
*June 30, 2014 by Kasey*

**Stat**

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use a binomial probabilities table to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of the success on a given trial N=9 X=0 p=0.30
*December 17, 2014 by Bob*

**Math**

There is a 100 question multiple choice test each with 5 choices. You randomly guess each question. Set up the binomial probability formula to find the probability of getting exactly 80 correct out of 100. Check to see if you can use the normal approximation to binomial ...
*December 16, 2015 by Trisha *

**math-binomial prob**

I do not understand the binomial theorem. One of my questions is "there are 5 mutiple choice questions with 4 possible answers each. What is the probability of getting more than 3, exactly 3, and less than 3 correct?" Thanks for any help:)
*December 14, 2007 by Danielle*

**Statistics**

Assume it is known that the probability of birth is equal in all months. What is the probability that in the STAT class of 120 students, exactly 20 students have their birthdays in either August or September? Solve using (i) the exact Binomial distribution, (ii) the Normal ...
*February 28, 2014 by Lee*

**Statistics**

2. (TCO 5) A company produces electronic equipments claims that 98% of their products never need any kind of maintenance. We selected 10 of their products and we wanted to know the probability that 8 of them never need maintenance. Choose the best answer of the following: (...
*March 1, 2013 by JAR*

**Math**

Rules on multiplying Monomial to monomials ; Monomial to Binomial : Binomial to Binomial ; Binomial to Trinomial ?
*November 12, 2014 by Anonymous*

**math/statistics**

Could anyone explaint to me what role the Binomial Theory plays in statistics and probability? Using statistics, we can make statements about a population based on sample data. Probability helps us make those statements. The binomial theory can be used to determine ...
*March 6, 2007 by Jennie*

**Probability**

A salesperson contacts eight potential customers per day. From past experience, we know that the probability of a potentail customer making a purchase is 0.10. a) What is the probability the salesperson will make at least two sales in a day? -Do you use binomial formula for ...
*November 23, 2006 by Janice*

**statistics/probability**

One statistic used to assess professional golfers is driving accuracy, the percent of drives that land in the fairway. Driving accuracy for PGA Tour professionals ranges from about 40% to about 75%. Tiger Woods hits the fairway about 60% of the time. One reason why the Normal ...
*June 17, 2010 by Natash*

**algebra 2**

this binomial can be factored as the product of a binomial and trinomial. Enter the binomial factor. 64y^15 + 125
*December 6, 2011 by jewl*

**Statistics**

Find the normal approximation for the binomial probability that x = 5, where n = 12 and p = 0.7. Compare this probability to the value of P(x=5) found in Table 2 of Appendix B in your textbook.
*October 20, 2011 by jane*

**math -binomial probability**

astrid and iman are planing a vaction trip to the island of capri, where the probability of snow on any day is 0.35. what is the probability that during their five days on the island , they will have snow on exactly three of the five days?
*February 28, 2011 by bryanna *

**Statistics-Probability**

Consider a binomial random variable X with parameters(4,1/2). Find the conditional probability mass function of X given that X is odd
*January 25, 2012 by sand*

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...
*March 23, 2010 by please help me!*

**STATS**

The probability of a manufacturing defect in an aluminum beverage can is .00003. If 100,100 cans are produced, (a) Find the approximate probability of at least two defective cans. (Round your answer to 4 decimal places.) (b) Find the approximate probability of at least three ...
*October 30, 2010 by Helen*

**math check**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (e) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 1, p = 0.45 P(x) = .I got 0.41 (f) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 6, x = 6, p = 0.25 P(x) = I got 1.50
*June 7, 2013 by Gayle 57*

**statistics**

Consider a binomial experiment with 20 trials and a probability of 0.45 on a single trial.Use the normal distribution to find the probability of exactly 10 successes.
*March 21, 2014 by john*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d.What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*April 8, 2014 by Vanessa*

**statistics; emergency please help me**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. a. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? b. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*April 10, 2014 by Vanessa*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*April 6, 2014 by Vanessa*

**statistics**

Assume a binomial probability distribution has p = .60 and n = 200. c. What is the probability of 100 to 110 successes (to 4 decimals)? d. What is the probability of 130 or more successes (to 4 decimals)?
*April 7, 2014 by vanessa*

**math**

consider a scenario where a binomial experiment is conducted and the probability of success in each trial is 40%. if the experiment includes 15 trials, what is the probability that out of those 15 trials, exactly 10 will be successful? Pls help with formula!
*November 4, 2015 by ashley*

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...
*March 23, 2010 by please help me!*

**math help please**

two cards are dealt in succession from a standard deck of cards. what is the probability that the second card is red give that the first card was a heart. so i do p(R/H), then i know you go R*H/H. but how do i get the probability please explain! thanks. if 2 dice are rolled, ...
*January 19, 2009 by Kennedy*

**Statistics**

A company claims that no more than 5% of a particular product has a defect. In a shipment of 15 units what is the probability of receiving 3 or 4 defective units? You can probably use a binomial probability function for this problem. P(x) = (nCx)(p^x)[q^(n-x)] n = 15 x = 3, 4 ...
*February 26, 2007 by Jason L*

**Probability**

For each of the following statements, determine whether it is true (meaning, always true) or false (meaning, not always true). Here, we assume all random variables are discrete, and that all expectations are well-defined and finite. Let X and Y be two binomial random variables...
*March 4, 2014 by qwerty*

**Statistics**

A popular resort hotel has 300 rooms and is usually fully booked. About 4% of the time a reservation is cancelled before 6:00 PM deadline with no penalty. What is the probability that at least 280 rooms will be occupied? Use binomial distribution to find the exact value and ...
*November 30, 2014 by Richa*

**Stats**

Use the normal distribution to approximate the following Binomial probability. A product is manufactured in batches of 100 and a defect rate of 8%. Find the probability of more then 7 defects.
*June 11, 2015 by cindy*

**Binomial and Poisson distribution **

A machine produces ribbon in which flaws occur randomly at an average rate of one flaw in 100m. Find the probability that there are 3 or more flaws in a randomly chosen 200m of ribbon. Find the length of ribbon such that the probability that it contains no flaws is 0.001. ( Is...
*June 1, 2013 by Kelvin*

**statistics**

Consider a binomial experiment with 20 trials and probability 0.45 on a single trial. Use the normal distribution to find the probability of exactly 10 successes. Round your answer to the thousandths place.
*May 17, 2011 by coya*

**statistics**

Consider a binomial experiment with 20 trials and probability 0.45 on a single trial. Use the normal distribution to find the probability of exactly 10 successes. Round your answer to the thousandths place.
*August 2, 2011 by lee*

**math**

What is the probability of 5 or fewer successes in a binomial experiment with 7 trials if in each trial, the porbability of success is .8?
*April 16, 2013 by Moyer*

**check math**

If x is a binomial random variable, calculate the probability of x for each case. n=4, x=1, p=0.3 answer 0.4116
*June 2, 2013 by Sue*

**Statistics**

In a particular suburb 30% of housholds have installed electronic security systems. If 2 households are chosen at random from this area, what is the probability that neither has installed a security system? Using the binomial probability function for this problem: P(x) = (nCx...
*February 26, 2007 by Jason L*

**statistic**

Quiz has 6 questions. Each question has five possible answers, only one of each 5 answers is correct. If student randomly guesses on all six questions, what is the probability to answer 2 questions right? Tip: first, you have to define parameters of Binomial distribution: n - ...
*December 4, 2010 by tanya*

**Math **

Use the binomial probability to solve. Basketball Suppose you make 90% of your free throws and you attempt 3 free throws. Use the Binomial Theorem to calculate each probability. a. You do not make any of them. - I have this one b. You only make 1 of them. - I have this one c. ...
*April 29, 2015 by Sammy*

**Math**

Part 1: Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of...
*April 27, 2015 by Help?*

**math answer check**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Changed: Your submitted answer was incorrect. 0.15 x 0 = 0 . (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0....
*June 1, 2013 by Nora 57*

**Math**

Part 1: Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of...
*April 27, 2015 by Tiana*

**Math check and question**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Correct: Your answer is correct. . (0.85) (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0.15 P(x) = Incorrect...
*June 6, 2013 by Nora 57*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*November 28, 2013 by Katy*

**Statistics**

Put in Binomial Probability Formula? probability ( 2 of 22 are lost) = C(22,2) (1/200)^2 (199/200)^20
*March 9, 2014 by Brenda*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*November 29, 2013 by Katy*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*November 30, 2013 by Katy*

**Probability and Statistics**

The proportion of adults living in a small town who are college graduates is estimated to be p = 0.6. To test this hypothesis, a random sample of 15 adults is selected. If the number of college graduates in the sample is anywhere from 6 to 12, we shall not reject the null ...
*November 30, 2013 by Katy*

**Binomial**

Independent samples of n1 = 400 and n2= 400 observations were selected from binomial populations 1 and 2, and x1 = 100 and x2 = 127 successes were observed. What is the best point estimator for the difference ( p1-p2) in the two binomial proportions? a. -0.0675 b. -0.1250 c. 0...
*November 24, 2010 by Erica*

**probability**

What is the probability of getting 80% or more of the questions correct on a 10-question true-false exam merely by guessing? probability - Damon, Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 2:53am Binomial distribution with p = .5 p(10 right) = c(10,10) .5^10 (.5)^0 =.5^10 = .000976 p( 9 ...
*March 6, 2013 by noman*

**algebra**

the binomial 8y^12+z^6 can be factored into a binomial and a trinomial. the binomial factor is (2y^4+z^2). whats the trinomial?
*April 3, 2012 by jessica*

**Math**

Expand Your Knowledge: Negative Binomial Distribution Suppose you have binomial trials for which the probability of success on each trial is p and the probability of failure is q= 1-p. Let k be a fixed whole number greater than or equal to 1. Let n be the number of the trial ...
*May 21, 2012 by Billy*

**Statistics **

The probability distribution of number of calls coming to a call center every 15 minute period is shown below. x 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 p ( x ) 0.02 0.04 0.07 0.08 0.09 0.11 0.12 0.13 0.10 Continued… x 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 p ( x ) 0.07 0.06 0.04 0.03 0.02 0.01 0.01 1. This ...
*July 6, 2015 by meri*

**Statistic**

6.16 Calculate each binomial probability: a. X = 2, n = 8, ð = .10 b. X = 1, n = 10, ð = .40 c. X = 3, n = 12, ð = .70 d. X = 5, n = 9, ð = .90
*August 27, 2010 by Kim *

**Statistics**

Calculate each binomial probability: a. X = 2, n = 8, ð = .10 b. X = 1, n = 10, ð = .40 c. X = 3, n = 12, ð = .70 d. X = 5, n = 9, ð = .90
*August 29, 2010 by Casey*

**probabilities**

A brand name has 50% recognition rate. Assume the owner of the brand wants to verify that rate by beginning with a small sample of 6 randomly selected consumers. How would you do the binomial probability formula can be used to find the simple binomial probabilities for n = 6 ...
*February 19, 2015 by slomomo*

**binomial **

Independent samples of n1 = 400 and n2= 400 observations were selected from binomial populations 1 and 2, and x1 = 100 and x2 = 127 successes were observed. Calculate the approximate standard error for the statistic, the point estimator for the difference ( p1-p2) in the two ...
*November 21, 2011 by Raymond*

**statistics**

A Gallup poll of 1236 adults showed that 12% of the respondents believe that it is bad luck to walk under a ladder. Consider the probability that among 30 randomly selected people from 1236 who were polled, there are at least 2 who have that belief. Given that the subjects ...
*June 30, 2014 by Kasey*

**Statistics/Probability**

Suppose it is known that a new treatment is successful the cases. If it is tried on 15 patients, find the probability [Use binomial distribution]. (a) at most 6 will be cured (b) twelve or more will be cured (c) at least two will be cured.
*June 1, 2011 by LadyJustice85*

**statistics **

7. The following statements are true for a binomial distribution except: (a) Binomial is a continuous probability distribution. (b) There are n number of trials. (c) There are two possible outcomes for each trial: Success (S) and Failure (F). (d) The trials are independent of ...
*July 6, 2015 by meri*

**math**

integral from 5 to 0 1/(4+x^2)^1/2 this is what i have so far 1/(sq.root(4+x^2)) as (1/2) (1+y)^-(1/2) with y=(x/2)^2 The binomial series of (1+y)^a = sum_k (a,k) y^k where (a,k) is the binomial symbol. In this case a=-1/2. for some reason when i plug in the values i get the ...
*November 19, 2009 by atif*

**stat**

if the probability of a newborn child being female is 0.5, find the probability that in 100 births, 55 or more will be female.use the normal distribution to approximate the binomial distribution
*June 18, 2012 by veedu*

**Statistics**

If the probability of a newborn child being female is 0.5, find the probability that in 100 births, 55 or more will be female. Use the normal distribution to approximate the binomial distribution.
*February 10, 2013 by Kayla*

**statistics**

Of all 3- to 5-year old children, 56% are enrolled in school (p=0.56). We are looking at a sample of 500 (n=500) such children, and this is thought to follow a binomial distribution. Use the normal approximation to the binomial to find the probability that at least 300 of ...
*March 7, 2012 by Anonymous*

**probability **

Please help me solve this problem step by step pleaseeee! The probability that an archer hits the target is p= 0.8, so the probability that he misses the target is q = 0.2. It is known that in this situation the probability that the archer hits the target exactly r times in n ...
*August 12, 2015 by Selena *

**statistics**

In this summer school class there are 28 male students and 15 female students. An experiment is done that consists of selecting a student at random, and recording their gender. This is done 4 times WITH REPLACEMENT. 1) Fill in the following probability table for the number of ...
*July 9, 2011 by david*

**Algebra Question~!**

Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is not a factor of the ...
*April 2, 2014 by Gabby*

**qnt/561 **

Help bad golf balls shall not be greater than 1.620 ounces (45.93) the diameter of the ball shall be less than 1.680 inches the velocity f the ball shall not be greater than 250 feet per second. they check these often using random sampling, the dozen of each kind are sampled ...
*August 22, 2015 by Anoymous*

**university of phoenix**

In a binomial distribution, n = 12 and π = .60. find the probability x=5
*December 9, 2015 by erik*

**Statistics - Central Limit Theorem**

Actually I'm asking this question because I found my answer for the HW question somewhat weird, but I still can't determine where did I make mistakes. Given: A basketball player can score on a particular shot with p = 0.3. Let S be the number of successes out of 25 independent...
*January 17, 2012 by Cecile*

**Another binomial distribution question**

hi, i'd also really like some help for another binomial distribution question, i have no idea where to start... the question is: A manufacturer makes 10,000 ball point pens per day and estimates that 400 will be defective. She decides that if a random sample of 10 pens contain...
*August 25, 2007 by elle*

**Math - Statistics**

A six-sided die is rolled 36 times. What is the probability that an odd number is rolled at most 15 times? What is the probability that an odd number is rolled exactly 15 times? Use the Normal Approximation to a Binomial.
*November 30, 2015 by Nick*

**Statistical Methods**

Calculate the probability that 3 or fewer rainy days occur during the next 15 days. The probability any day is rainy is .2. For this question I tried using binomial distribution by setting x = 0, 1, 2, 3. p=.2 and n =15. After doing all of them, Do add the probabilities to get...
*March 11, 2008 by Mete*

**Algebra Binomial Theorem**

Hi, can somebody help me with this math problem I am stuck on? How do I use binomial theorem to expand(2x – 5y)^3. I need to show my word so any help you can provide would be greatly appreciated.
*April 5, 2013 by Dakota*

**statistics**

In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 12 patients using the drug is selected. If you wanted to find the probability that exactly three will have this mild side effect, what would be the ...
*April 12, 2014 by Pista*

**algebra--1 question**

Suppose you divide a polynomial by a binomial. How do you know if the binomial is a factor of the polynomial? Create a sample problem that has a binomial which IS a factor of the polynomial being divided, and another problem that has a binomial which is NOT a factor of the ...
*May 6, 2015 by SkatingDJ*

**binomial random variables**

compute the probability of x successes in the n independent trials of the expirement. n=10 p=0.4 x=3
*March 1, 2009 by angie*

**Binomial Math**

A fair die is rolled four times. Calculate the probability of obtaining exactly two 5s. (Round your answer to four decimal places.)
*January 27, 2013 by Bersy*

**Statistics**

A multiple choice test has five choices. Therefore the probability of getting the correct answer by guessing is 0.2. The test has six questions. Use the binomial formula with n = 6 and p = 0.2 to (a) Determine probability of getting two questions correct. (b)Determine ...
*March 3, 2013 by Sue*

**trigonometry**

suppose a manufacterer of transistors believes that, on the average, one defective transistor occurs in every 100 transistors. a. find the probability that a batch of 20 transistors has 2 defectives. b. find the probability that a batch of 20 transistors has at most 2 ...
*January 10, 2007 by Rob*

**statistics and probability**

A shipment of 20 computers contains 4 defective machines.Two computers are selected at random without replacement and tested for being detective. (a). is this a binomial experiment? why or why not solution. Yes. because each trial can result in just two possible outcomes. (b...
*December 3, 2015 by masinde*

**statistics- normal approximation**

find the normal approximation for the binomial probability that x=5, where n=12, and p=0.7. compare this probability to the value of p(x=5). * the only thing that i have come up with is that value of p(x=5) is o.29 when looking it up on the table. how would i successfully ...
*October 27, 2010 by mary- where do i begin*