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The number of calls received by call center follows a Poisson process with a rate of 1.5 per minute. What is the probability that a minute goes by

The number of calls received by call center follows a Poisson process with a rate of 1.5 per minute. What is the probability that a minute goes by without a call?

A) 0

B) 0.223

C) 0.500

D) 0.558

E) 1

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The Poisson probability distribution is given by p(x) = λ x e - λ  /x! Where... View the full answer

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