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A nationwide survey showed that 65% of all children in the United States dislike eating vegetables. If 4 children are chosen at random, what is the probability that all 4 dislike eating vegetables? (Round your answer to the nearest percent.)

The answer is 18% but how and why?

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  1. If the events are independent, the probability of both/all events occurring is determined by multiplying the probabilities of the individual events.

    .65^4 = ?

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