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While taking James for a skate ride, we encounter birds according to a Poisson process with a rate of 1 birds per

5 miles. What is the probability of not encountering any birds in 1 mile? What is the probability of not encountering any birds in 10 miles? What is the probability of encountering 2 birds in 15 miles? What is the probability of encountering at least 2 birds in 20 miles?

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The rate or average of encountering birds is 1 bird per 5 miles or 0.2 bird per mile by using Poisson distribution property.... View the full answer

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