# statistics

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it has been reported that 40% of all internet users have been attacked by viruses. If 20 people are randomly surveyed, find the following probabilities:

a. At least 3 have been attacked
b. No more than 5 have been attacked
c. less than 15 have been attacked

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The easiest way to do this problem is to use a binomial distribution table.

For a), n = 20, p = .4, x = 0, 1, 2

For b), n = 20, p = .4, x = 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

For c), n = 20, p = .4, x = 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

I hope this helps.

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