# Probability

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1. ## statistics

The below table shows the probabilities generated by rolling one die 50 times and noting the up face. What is the probability of getting an odd up face? roll 1 Probability 0.22 roll2 probability 0.10 roll 3 probability 0.18 roll 4 probability 0.12 roll 5

asked by sc on May 4, 2012
2. ## MS.SUE DAMON REED PSYDAG PLZ HELP ON MATH PLZZZ!!!

1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 3. The table below shows the results of flipping two coins. How does

asked by Alexia Marsel on May 20, 2016
3. ## statistics

12. The probability that the Dow Jones stock index will close above 18000 at the end of the year is an example of (a) classical probability. (b) subjective probability. (c) independent probability. (d) priory probability. 13. The probability calculated

asked by meri on June 30, 2015
4. ## Math - Statistics

I roll 12 4-sided dice. What is the probability that I roll at least one 2? What is the probability that I roll exactly three 2s? So i take it, on any give roll, the probability of rolling a 2 is .25 (25%); the probability of rolling something else must be

asked by Lauren on March 29, 2007
5. ## math probability

this is a probability question... Suppose you are asked to choose a whole number between 1 and 13 inclusive. (a) what is the probability that it is odd?...7/13 (b) What is the probability that it is even?...6/13 (c) what is the probability that it is a

asked by joe on December 18, 2008
6. ## Math

A number cube is rolled 100 times. The results are shown in the table below. Outcome: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. Number of times rolled: 22, 18, 9, 11, 19, 21. Find the experimental probability and express it as a percent. P(even) = ? A. 50% B. 40% C. 29%* How does

asked by Xx on May 17, 2017
7. ## Math

A number cube is rolled 100 times. The results are shown in the table below. Outcome: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. Number of times rolled: 22, 18, 9, 11, 19, 21. Find the experimental probability and express it as a percent. P(even) = ? A. 50% B. 40% C. 29%* How does

asked by Help! pls on May 17, 2017
8. ## Economics/Math

1. Assume that q and z are two random variables that are perfectly positively correlated. q takes the value of 20 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5, while z takes the value of 10 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with

asked by Susan on December 5, 2009
9. ## math

In a game, a player tosses a coin 4 times. If the player gets 3 or 4 heads, he/she wins. What is the theoretical probability of winning this game? I just need to know the outcomes. I don't know how to get them. Please and Thank you. Coin 1: 50% Heads Coin

asked by Angela on May 30, 2007
10. ## Finite Math

An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=?

asked by Amanda on April 5, 2012
11. ## Statistics

A total of 16 mice are sent down a maze, one by one. From previous experience, it is believed that the probability a mouse turns right is .38 a) What is the probability that exactly 8 of these 16 mice turn right? b) What is the probability that 8 or fewer

12. ## Math

In an experiment, the probability of the event E is known to be .4. Also the probability of the event F is .8,and the probability of E∪F is 1. i) Compute the probability of these events: P(E∩F)= P(E-F)= ii) Suppose the experiment is run twice in

asked by Tracy on April 21, 2011
13. ## statistics

24. Suppose there are five traffic lights that you need to pass while driving from your work to school. The probabilities that you will stop for these red lights are: 0 red light with probability 0.05, 1 red light with probability 0.45, 2 red lights with

asked by meri on June 30, 2015
14. ## PreCalculus

How do you find the probability of three events happening at the same time? Please walk me through the steps. If you are in ship and get hit by lightning the probability is 1/100000. And the probability of falling down into the ocean and getting eaten by a

asked by Emma on July 30, 2014
15. ## Statistics

There is a 0.0416 probability that a​ best-of-seven contest will last four​ games, a 0.0804 probability that it will last five​ games, a 0.2132 probability that it will last six​ games, and a 0.6648 probability that it will last seven games. Find

asked by Anony123 on April 24, 2017
16. ## statistics

15. The probability that a recently offered stock by a technology company will double in value within the next three months is 90%. The conclusion regarding this probability estimate was reached based on the opinion of the experts in the technology field

asked by meri on June 30, 2015
17. ## Statistics

Event A occurs with probability 0.1 and event B with probability 0.5 A) What is the maximum probability that the intersection of A and B can have? B) What is the minimum probability that the intersection of A and B can have? C) If it is know that P(A

asked by Rebekah on September 6, 2014
18. ## statistics

Suppose that each unit of a system is up with probability 2/3 and down with probability 1/3. Different units are independent. For each one of the systems shown below, calculate the probability that the whole system is up (that is, that there exists a path

asked by sam on February 18, 2014
19. ## biology

One rule of probability can be expressed as the following: The probability of two independent events occurring simultaneously is the product of the probability of their occurring separately. If, for example, you had a pair of dice and rolled each die one

asked by liam on November 11, 2009
20. ## biology

One rule of probability can be expressed as the following: The probability of two independent events occurring simultaneously is the product of the probability of their occurring separately. If, for example, you had a pair of dice and rolled each die one

asked by liam on November 11, 2009
21. ## Statistics

Achusband and wife with brown eyes who have 0.75 probability of having children with brown eyes, 0.125 probability of having children with blue eyes, and 0.125 probability of having children with green eyes. (a) What is the probability that their ﬁrst

asked by Neveah on February 6, 2016
22. ## Economics/Statistics

1. Assume that q and z are two random variables that are perfectly positively correlated. q takes the value of 20 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5, while z takes the value of 10 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with

asked by Susan on December 6, 2009
23. ## Genetics

Phenylketonuria, a Metabolic disease in humans, is caused by a recessive allele, k. If two heterozygotes marry and plan a family of six children: a)what is the probability that all will be unaffected? b)what is the probability that three will be unaffected

asked by Tommy on September 2, 2011
24. ## Probability -- Help?

Sampling one at a time with replacement from a bag with 8 blue, 7 red, and 5 green. What is the probability of getting at least two red in 3 draws? The book says the probability is 0.2818 but doesn't explain why. Any help???? Unfortunately, the probability

asked by Cheri on December 1, 2006

suppose that al knows that the probability of an investigation is 0.70 how low must the probability of water's completing its research on time be so that the probability of litres being awarded the contract is at least 0.65?

asked by vinoth on December 24, 2012
26. ## Math

A spinner has numbers 1-16 on it. Probability of 6? 1/16 Probability not 6 15/16 Probability even number 8/16 Probability multiple of 3 5/16? Probability not a multiple of 3 11/16?

asked by Jerald on November 28, 2012
27. ## Math

You flip a coin 20 times and get tails 15 times you flip the coin 80 more times.what do you expect to happen to the experimental probability of getting tails as you increase the number of trials a. The experimental probability will get closer to 50% b. The

asked by ghost on May 25, 2017

one type of probability used everyday is: a)experienced probability b)scientific probability c)frequency of occurence d)none of the above

asked by david on December 16, 2010
29. ## Probability

When I swing at a nail, I drive it all the way in with probability 1/2. With probability 1/4, I hit it half-way in, and with 1/4 probability I miss it entirely. I'm pretty sure that if I swing 4 times at a nail, I'll get it all the way in almost all the

asked by Halp on November 10, 2013
30. ## PLZ HELP MT MIND WILL EXPLODE I DONT UNDERSTAND!!!

1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 3. The table below shows the results of flipping two coins. How does

asked by Alexia Marsel on May 20, 2016
31. ## Math

10. A coin is loaded so that the probability of heads is 0.55 and the probability of tails is 0.45, Suppose the coin is tossed twice and the results of tosses are independent. a.What is the probability of obtaining exactly two heads? b.What is the

asked by Renee on March 2, 2014
32. ## math

a single die is rolled onece. what is the probability of getting an even? what is the probability of getting a number less than 2? what is the probability of getting a 9?

asked by tony on February 6, 2011
33. ## Statistics

An investor is considering an investment in a start-up company. she estimates that she has probability 0.25 of a \$ 39,739 loss, probability 0.20 of a \$ 19,759 profit, probability 0.15 of a \$ 49,068 profit, and probability 0.40 of breaking even (a profit of

asked by Obi on October 2, 2015
34. ## Math

Margo and Carrie are trying to go to Idaho for Dawn's wedding. The probability of finding a flight for less than \$400 is 1/7. The probability of Carrie making enough money babysitting to pay for her flight is 3/5. The probability of the girls being able to

asked by Anonymous on July 1, 2015
35. ## maths

In a competition the probability of A wins is 3/7 and the probability of B wins also 3/7 and the probability of tie is 1/7 ,what is the probability of A wining 2 rounds?

asked by Wong on May 31, 2016
36. ## probabilities

A weighted coin is flipped 200 times. Assume that the probability of a head is 0.3 and the probability of a tail is 0.7. Each flip is independent from the other flips. Let X be the total number of heads in the 200 flips. 1. What is the distribution of X ?

asked by hassan on April 26, 2016
37. ## Math i dont understand

1. The table shows the results of spinning a four-colored spinner 50 times. Find the experimental probability and express it as a decimal. P(not red) = ? (1 point) a 0.6 b 0.4 c 0.2 d 0.3 2. You roll a number cube 20 times. The number 4 is rolled 8 times.

asked by Alexia Marsel on May 19, 2016
38. ## Math

Use classical probability to calculate each probability. Assume individual outcomes are equally likely. Round your answer to the nearest millionth if necessary. Consider parents with four biological children. Find the probability that all four siblings are

asked by Anthony Jackson on April 25, 2016
39. ## math urgent!

You flip a coin 20 times and get tails 15 times. You flip the coin 80 more times. What do you expect to happen to the experimental probability of getting tails as you increase the number of trials? The experimental probability will get closer to 50% The

asked by Haley on May 5, 2017
40. ## statistics - probability

A total of 16 mice are sent down a maze, one by one. From previous experience, it is believed that the probability a mouse turns right is .38 a) What is the probability that 8 or fewer turn right? b) What is the probability that 8 or more turn right? c)

asked by andy on October 12, 2012
41. ## Statistics

The probability distribution of number of calls coming to a call center every 15 minute period is shown below. x 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 p ( x ) 0.02 0.04 0.07 0.08 0.09 0.11 0.12 0.13 0.10 Continued… x 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 p ( x ) 0.07 0.06 0.04 0.03 0.02

asked by meri on July 6, 2015
42. ## ap statistics

In hypothesis testing, β is the probability of committing an error of Type II. The power of the test, 1 - β, is then: A. the probability of failing to reject H0. B. the probability of rejecting H0 when HA is true C. the probability of failing to reject

asked by emma on April 24, 2014
43. ## statistics

1)Let X have a normal distribution with mean 6 and standard deviation 3. a) What is the probability that X > 8.7 2)What is the probability that X 1.9 ? I have got so far: P(Z > 0.9) but I do not know where to go from here! Thank You

asked by rachel on October 7, 2012
44. ## Probability

The newest invention of the 6.041x staff is a three-sided die. On any roll of this die, the result is 1 with probability 1/2, 2 with probability 1/4, and 3 with probability 1/4. Consider a sequence of six independent rolls of this die. 1. Find the

asked by qwerty on February 20, 2015
45. ## probability

For each of the following sequences, determine the value to which it converges in probability. (a) Let X1,X2,… be independent continuous random variables, each uniformly distributed between −1 and 1. Let Ui=X1+X2+⋯+Xii,i=1,2,…. What value does the

asked by juanpro on April 22, 2014
46. ## maths probability plz help

The Probability that a USA-based business man goes to paris by car is 0.6 and by air is 0.4. If he goes by car, the probability that he will be early for his appointment is 0.3 while if he goes by air, the probability he'll be early is 0.65 (i) what is the

asked by matt on March 29, 2017
47. ## probability

You and your friend just rented a car for an 8,000 mile cross-country road trip. Your rental car may be one of three different types: new (N), nearly one year old (O), and old (L). If the car you receive is brand new, it will break down with probability

asked by matt on September 11, 2015
48. ## probability

You and your friend just rented a car for an 8,000 mile cross-country road trip. Your rental car may be one of three different types: new (N), nearly one year old (O), and old (L). If the car you receive is brand new, it will break down with probability

asked by matt on September 10, 2015
49. ## probability

You and your friend just rented a car for an 8,000 mile cross-country road trip. Your rental car may be one of three different types: new (N), nearly one year old (O), and old (L). If the car you receive is brand new, it will break down with probability

asked by matt on September 11, 2015
50. ## probability

You and your friend just rented a car for an 8,000 mile cross-country road trip. Your rental car may be one of three different types: new (N), nearly one year old (O), and old (L). If the car you receive is brand new, it will break down with probability

asked by matt on September 7, 2015
51. ## Probability

For each of the following sequences, determine the value to which it converges in probability. (a) Let X1,X2,… be independent continuous random variables, each uniformly distributed between −1 and 1. Let Ui=X1+X2+⋯+Xii,i=1,2,…. What value does the

asked by A on April 23, 2014
52. ## Probability

A binary communication system is used to send one of two messages: (i) message A is sent with probability 2/3, and consists of an infinite sequence of zeroes, (ii) message B is sent with probability 1/3, and consists of an infinite sequence of ones. The

asked by John on March 6, 2015
53. ## Math/Prob

Claire takes a five-question true-false test. She hasn't studied, so she guesses at random. With her ESP she figures she has a 60% probability of getting any one answer wrong. A. What is the probability of getting an answer wrong? (Do you think they want

asked by Ben on May 23, 2012
54. ## Statistics

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with n=3 trials and a probability of success of p= 0.90. Use a binomial probability table to find the probability that the number of successes x is exactly 1.

asked by Angel on December 3, 2014
55. ## Statistics

I have gotten the concept of probability but the following question has really stumped me. Help please. The probability that a tomato seed will germinate is 0.9. Estimate the probability that of 100 randomly selected seeds, at least 86, but no more than 91

asked by Jose on December 5, 2015
56. ## Statistics

Suppose we want to determine the (binomial) probability (p) of getting 4 heads in 15 flips of a 2-sided coin. Using the Binomial Probabilities Table in Appendix B of the text, what values of n, x and p would we use to look up this probability, and what

asked by destiny on October 13, 2011
57. ## Statistics

If red has a probability of occurrence of .70 and black has a probability of occurrence of .30 and they are the only choices what is the probability that you pick the right color 10 out of 10 times and what is the standard deviation. I keep getting

asked by Joe D. on February 11, 2012
58. ## math

a baseball team a series of five games to play, with one game each day from monday through friday. If it rains on the day of a scheduled game, the game is cancelled. There is a 20 percent probability of rain each day. how likely is it that the team will

asked by alfred on June 3, 2007
59. ## MATH

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make \$10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4

asked by Dominika on April 3, 2013
60. ## statistics

For any married couple who are members of a squash club, the probability that the husband has a degree is 2/4 and the probability that the wife has a degree is 1/4. The probability that the husband has a degree given that his wife has a degree is 3/9. A

asked by Nabiha on December 4, 2011
61. ## Math

Every time Mr. Cold born throws a ball of paper in the garbage can, the probability the ball goes in the cans is 3/4. What is the probability he misses 2 times in a row? Please show all work. Please help I don't understand probability

asked by Cherie on April 9, 2013
62. ## Statistics

Construct the probability distribution for the value of a 2-card hand dealt from a standard deck of 52 cards (all face cards have a value of 10 and an ace has a value of 11). a) What is the probability of being dealt a hand that adds up to 21? b) What is

asked by Starr on July 17, 2011
63. ## Statistics

Construct the probability distribution for the value of a 2-card hand dealt from a standard deck of 52 cards (all face cards have a value of 10 and an ace has a value of 11). a) What is the probability of being dealt a hand that adds up to 21? b) What is

asked by Carlos on August 20, 2011
64. ## algebra

Suppose that in a particular game two dice are tossed, and various amounts are paid according to the outcome. Find the requested probability. (Enter the probability as a fraction.) If a seven or an eight occurs on the first roll, the player wins. What is

asked by Mary Ann on May 27, 2014
65. ## statistics

I have an ordianry deck of 52 cards, which has 26 red and 26 black cards. A friend shuffles the deck and draws cards at random, replacing the card and reshuffling after each guess. I attempt to guess the color of each card. A. what is the probability that

asked by virginia on March 10, 2008
66. ## math

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

asked by Kylie Castaneda on November 18, 2009
67. ## math

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

asked by CLA on November 18, 2009
68. ## Math 221 Week3

A probability experiment consists of rolling a 6 sided die. Find the probability of the event below: rolling a number less than 3? The probability is

asked by Carolyn on September 15, 2014
69. ## math-probability

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?

asked by GG on November 30, 2009
70. ## math

1.if the probabilities are 0.87,0.36 and 0.29 that a family,randomly chosen as part of a sample survey in Adentan,owns a color television set,a video cassette recorder or both,what is the probability that a family in this area will own one,or the other or

asked by Bravo on April 2, 2016
71. ## Math

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will

asked by Stacy on November 20, 2011
72. ## Math

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will

asked by Morris on November 19, 2011
73. ## Math

A box contains a one-dollar bill, a five-dollar bill, a ten-dollar bill, and a twenty-dollar bill. Two bills are chosen in succession without replacement. Use a tree diagram to list the sample space for this experiment and then answer the following

asked by Kyle on February 8, 2013
74. ## probability

Anne and Bob each have a deck of playing cards. Each flips over a randomly selected card. Assume that all pairs of cards are equally likely to be drawn. Determine the following probabilities: (1) The probability that at least one card is an ace, (2) the

asked by matt on September 7, 2015
75. ## Statistics

A company claims that no more than 5% of a particular product has a defect. In a shipment of 15 units what is the probability of receiving 3 or 4 defective units? You can probably use a binomial probability function for this problem. P(x) =

asked by Jason L on February 26, 2007
76. ## arithmetic

Assume you roll a fair dice twice. Two rolls are independent and identically distributed, with probability of rolling a particular number being 1/6. So, for instance, the probability of rolling 5 and then 2 is P(5,2) = P(5) ⋅ P(2) = 1/6 ⋅ 1/6 = 1/36

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2013
77. ## probability

Two six-sided dice each have the numbers 1 through 6 on their faces. Neither die is fair, but they are both weighted the same. The probability of rolling a certain number on one die is given in the table below: # 1 2 3 4 5 6 probability 1/6 1/6 1/9 ? 2/9 ?

asked by Anonymous on March 8, 2013
78. ## algebra

In a high school basketball game, a player on the home team makes two free throws. One student asks the student next to her what he thinks the probability of hitting two free throws in a row is. The student replies, "The probability of him making a free

asked by nautica on September 22, 2014
79. ## Statistics

Using formula P(x) = x/15 For each of the values x = 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. a. probability distribution of x. b. Show that the probability distribution of x satisfies the properties of a discrete probability distribution. c. mean of x. sketch the two specified

80. ## Math

A bag contains 9 red marbles, 8 white marbles, and 6 blue marbles. You draw 4 marbles out at random, without replacement. What is the probability that all the marbles are red? 1 The probability that all the marbles are red is...? 2 What is the probability

asked by Chris on November 11, 2015
81. ## math

A bag contains 5 red marbles, 6 white marbles, and 8 blue marbles. You draw 5 marbles out at random, without replacement. What is the probability that all the marbles are red? The probability that all the marbles are red is? What is the probability that

asked by vicke on November 9, 2015
82. ## math

can you help me find the probability to the question? A spinner like the one shown is ued in a game. Determine the probability of each outcome if the spinner is equally likely to land on each section. Express each probability as a fraction and as a

asked by gaby on December 2, 2008
83. ## stats

if you randomly answer a t/f test and want to figure the possibililty of gettng at least an 80......how do you start and then once you have done this, what if you want to try it 4 more times? HELP Let N be the number of questions. You are asking for the

asked by holly on July 5, 2007
84. ## stat

Three coins are tossed, and the number of heads observed is recorded. (Give your answers as fractions.) (a) Find the probability for 0 heads. (b) Find the probability for 1 head. (c) Find the probability for 2 heads. (d) Find the probability for 3 heads.

asked by jilla on July 6, 2012
85. ## statistics

In testing a new drug, researchers found that 10% of all patients using it will have a mild side effect. A random sample of 12 patients using the drug is selected. If you wanted to find the probability that exactly three will have this mild side effect,

asked by Pista on April 13, 2014
86. ## Math

#1: A couple plans on having 3 children, how do I create a tree diagram with 8 possible outcomes? #2: (What is the theoretical probability of having a girl, and what is the theoretical probability of having a boy?) #3: How do you do theoretical

asked by Ireland on December 8, 2015
87. ## GRADE 12 APPLIED MATH

The Problem: Zared plays basketball on his high school team. One of the things he needs to practice is his free throws. On his first shot, there is a probability of 0.6 that he will make the basket. If he makes a basket, his confidence grows and the

asked by V on January 27, 2018
88. ## college ststistics

A. find the binomial probability p(x=5) where n=14 and p=0.30. B. setup without solving the binomial probability p(x is at most 5) using probability notation C. how would you find normal approximation to the binomial probability p(x=5) in part A. please

asked by melba on June 3, 2012
89. ## Probability

If you pick a card at random from a well shuffled deck, what is the probability that you get a face card or a spade? a) 3/26 is that correct In one town, 336% of all voters are Democrats. If two voters are randomly selected for a survey find the

asked by David on December 4, 2006
90. ## Math Probability

If the probability that event A will happen is 1/4 and the probability of A not happening is 3/4, find the probability that event A happens 3 times out of 7 experiments

asked by Antonio on April 16, 2012
91. ## math

Carolyn tested a coin to see if it was evenly weighted. She flipped the coin 100 times and came up with 42 heads and 58 tails. How does the relative frequency of tails to heads compare to the probability of tails in this experiment? A. The relative

asked by bubbie on June 8, 2013
92. ## statistics

you and 50 coworkers decide to play a game that consists of flipping a coin once for each coworker. If the flip coin for the particular coworker results in a head, you have to pay them \$1. If it results in tail, neither party has to pay anything. Given the

asked by leshonda on March 25, 2011
93. ## statistics

30. The probability that a person can get infected with a rare type of blood disorder is very small. Suppose that a blood test performed on 10,000 people showed that two persons tested positive that is, a 0.02% chance of getting this type of blood

asked by meri on June 30, 2015
94. ## institute

Al Cascade ,president of the litre coporation is studying hiscompany's chances of being awarded an important water purificationsystem contract for the Tennessee Valley Authority.Accordingly twoevents are intrest to him.First ,litres major competitor,WTR

asked by othman on September 1, 2016
95. ## Determining Probabilities

When would you expect the experimental probability of an event to be closest to its theoretical probability? When the results of 10 trials were used in calculating the theoretical probability When the results of 10 trials were used in calculating the

asked by Jamar on February 18, 2014
96. ## 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

asked by Jane on December 4, 2017
97. ## Statistics

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success on a single trial. n=21, x=18, p=0.75

asked by Kasey on July 1, 2014
98. ## Probability and statistics

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability p of success on a single trial.n=22, x=18, p=0.85, q=.15

asked by Holly on March 22, 2016
99. ## Statistics

Assume that a procedure yields a binomial distribution with a trial repeated n times. Use the binomial probability formula to find the probability of x successes given the probability of success on a single trial, n=9, x=2, p=0.35.

asked by Robin on August 25, 2014
100. ## Statistics

Suppose that the probability distribution of a random variable x can be described by the formula P(x) = x/15 For each of the values x = 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. For examples, then, p(x=2) = p(2) = 2/15 a Write out the probability distribution of x. b Show that