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At the Statsville County Fair, the probability of winning a prize in the basketball toss game is 0.1.

a) Show the probability distribution for the number of prizes won in 8 games (round to 6 decimal places).

b) If the game will be played 500 times during the fair, how many prizes should the game operators keep in stock?

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