A certain rare disease affects 1 out of every 10,000 persons in the US. Let X be the random variable counting the number of people in a sample of 50,000 that are afflicted with this disease. Find...

# Popular Questions - Mathematics – Probability

In this assignment, you will be asked to calculate several statistics for a particular data set. Please click here to view the template. Complete the template as instructed and upload it in...

Five problems in total in Probability Theory. Please answer with steps and detail.

What is the probability of two people in our class having the same birthday? Briefly tell whether you think it will be a high probability or low (or somewhere in between) and then try to calculate!...

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