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According to insurance records a car with a certain protection system will be recovered 90% of the time. Find the probability that 5 of 6 stolen cars will be recovered.

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    The probability of both/all events occurring is determined by multiplying the probabilities of the individual events.

    .9^5 * .1 = ?

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