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A survey found that 25% of pet owners had their pets bathed professionally rather than do it themselves. If 18 pet owners are randomly selected, find the probability that exactly 5 people have their pets bathed professionally.

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    Use a binomial probability function table. Values to look up are: p = .25, n = 18, and x = 5.

    Or...

    Calculate it by hand:
    P(x) = (nCx)(p^x)[q^(n-x)]
    ...where q = 1 - p.

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    0.199

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