Chapter 5: Discrete Probability Distributions
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Discrete Probability Distributions
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The salespeople at Owl Realty sell up to 9 houses per month. The probability distribution of a
salesperson selling n houses in a month is as follows:
Sales
Probability
0
.05
1
.10
2
.15
3
.20
4
.15
5
6
.10
7
.05
8
.05
9
.05
What is the probabi

Probability Examples
100 Employees in aProbability Table
Creating a Joint company
20 are Female employees
15 employees are Females and <30 years old
45 employees are Male and <30 years old
Age<=30
Age>30
Female
.15
.05
Male
.45
.60
.35
.40
.20
.80
1.0

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2
Introduction to Probability
"It is a truth very certain that when it is not in our power to determine
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