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Suppose that telephone calls arriving at a particular switchboard follow a Poisson process with an average of 5 calls coming per minute.

Suppose that telephone calls arriving at a particular switchboard follow a Poisson
process with an average of 5 calls coming per minute. What is the probability that
up to a minute will elapse until 2 calls have come in to the switchboard?

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