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Unformatted text preview: with 5 left-handed and 18 right-handed chairs. Use your calculator to ﬁnd the probability that each student will have a chair to match their needs. 3.5. Use the Poisson approximation to compute the probability that you will roll at least one double 6 in 24 trials. How does this compare with the exact answer? 3.6. In one of the New York state lottery games, a number is chosen at random between 0 and 999. Suppose you play this game 250 times. Use the Poisson approximation to estimate the probability that you will never win....
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course MATH 411 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at Texas A&M.
- Fall '08