In a 22-year period, a particular location was hit by 35 major hurricanes. Assume that major hurricanes are independent of each other and that the mean number of hurricanes per year has not changed.

a) What's the probability of no hurricanes next year?

(Round to four decimal places as needed.)

b) What's the probability that during the next year, there is exactly one hurricane?

(Round to four decimal places as needed.)

c) What's the probability that during the next year, there is more than one hurricane?

(Round to four decimal places as needed.)

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The mean of the Poisson distribution is: 0.628571 a) The probability of no hurricanes next... View the full answer