Statistics

Consider the probability that fewer than 17 out of 145 people will get the flu this winter. Assume the probability that a given person will get he flu this winter is 11%. Approximate the probability using the normal distribution. Round the answer to four decimal places.

asked by Jane

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Stat.

    A national health organization predicts that 20% of American adults will get the flu this season. If a sample of 100 adults is selected from the population, a. What is the probability that at least 25 of the people will be
  2. statistics

    Archie must travel to a foreign country where a deadly strain of flu has ravaged the population. Already, 34% of the population has succumbed to the flu and died. There is a vaccine, but because the flu is extremely contagious, it
  3. Math,Statistics

    Johnny suffers from Flu an average of 5 times per week. However, Tony claims that Johnny rarely suffers from fewer than 15 bouts flu per week. If Johnny has been suffering from flu for 180 weeks, at a minimum, how many of those
  4. Bio

    Why do doctors recommend that people get a flu shot each new flu season? The vaccine wears out over time. The body eliminates the vaccine. The flu virus changes every year. The flu virus becomes immune to the vaccine.
  5. science

    How do scientists know how to make a flu vaccine if viruses can be different every year? he flu virus changes every year. However, scientists gather information about virus mutations, or changes, before the flu-virus season
  6. college math - biostatistics

    hey... first time user and really lost. wondering if someone can help: Based on data from the Statistical Abstract of the United States, 112th Edition, only about 14% of senior citizens (65 years old or older) get the flu each
  7. Math

    For each person with the flu there six with only flu symptoms. How many people out of forty would be expected to have only flu symptoms?
  8. math

    for every person who has the flu, there are 6 people who have only flu like symptoms. if a doctor see 40 patients, determine approximately how many patients you would expect to have only flu like symptoms.
  9. xiamen university

    The probability that a person catches a cold during the cold and flu season is 0.62. Assume that 5 people are chosen at random. A) What is the probability that exactly four of them will catch a cold? B) What is the probability
  10. stats

    Based on data from a statistical abstract, only about 10% of senior citizens (65 years old or older) get the flu each year. However, about 27% of the people under 65 years old get the flu each year. In the general population,

More Similar Questions