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A box contains 10 items, of which 3 are defective and 7 are non-defective. Two items are randomly selected, one at a time, with replacement, and x is the number of defectives in the sample of two. Explain why x is a binomial random variable

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    Note in particular:

    For a variable to be a binomial random variable, ALL of the following conditions must be met:

    * There are a fixed number of trials (a fixed sample size)
    * The probability of a success is the same on each trial
    * Trials are independent of one another

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