Homework assignment 1

Homework assignment 1 - b) Probability that you will be hit...

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Homework 1 On the Radiolab website, right side, listen on the web or download the "Stochasticity" episode. Answer the two following questions: 1. Based on the thinking related to lottery winners, order these from highest to lowest probability. a) Probability that someone, somewhere in the course of 30 years will be hit by lighting twice.
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Unformatted text preview: b) Probability that you will be hit by lightning twice in the next two weeks. c) Probability that someone somewhere will be hit by lightning twice in one year. 2. Why would it be hard to calculate the actual probabilities? Please post your answers to Blackboard prior to the beginning of class on Wednesday, September 2nd....
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