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Binomial coefficient The number of ways of arranging k successes among n
n
n!
observations is given by the binomial coefficient =
for k = 0, 1, 2, n
k k !(n k )!
where n= n(n 1)(n 2) . 3
Quiz 6.1A AP Statistics Name:
1. The probability distribution below is for the random variable X = number of mice caught in
traps during a single night in small apartment building.
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(a) Make a histogram of this probability distribution in the gri
Chapter 6 Solutions
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1. (a) See histogram at right. (b) The probability that two or
more mice are caught during a single night; 0.68. (c) 0-3
P(x 21): 0.88.
2. 0.2
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This is the probability that the total sales on a
randomly-selected
Probability
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Asampleof1000womenwaspolled.Thewomenwereaskedthequestion,"Howoftenduring
theweekdoyouserveavegetarian(meatless)maindishtoyourfamilyatdinnertime?"Partial
resultsfollow.
Whatistheprobabilitythatawomanneverservesherfamilyavegetarianmaindi
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Probability Rules
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AP STATS - Reaction Times and Stemplots
Materials: Computer accesschoice of Web sites that measure and
report reaction times
Get a partner, and go to the computer.
The following Sheep dash Web site will measure your reaction
time:
www.bbc.co.uk/science/hu
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