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A rainstorm in Portland, Oregon, has wiped out the electricity in about 10% of the households in the city. A

management team in Portland has a big meeting tomorrow, and all 6 members of the team are hard at work in their separate households, preparing their presentations.

What is the probability that none of them has lost electricity in his/her household?

Assume that their locations are spread out so that loss of electricity is independent among their households.

Round your response to at least three decimal places.

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Given that there are 6 members. Probability of wiping out electricity p= 10% = 0.1 here we can use... View the full answer

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