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The Alabama Department of transportation has determined that the average number of potholes per mile on state highways is currently 2.25. If the state inspects the three miles of highway from Boaz to Needmore, what is the probability that exactly seven potholes will be found?

Jun 18th, 2015

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1 mile =2.25pothole

3 miles=?

3 x 2.25

=6.75 potholes


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Jun 18th, 2015
Will 6.75 also be the probability that seven potholes will be found?
Jun 18th, 2015

if you round off you will get 7

Jun 18th, 2015
Thank you!
Jun 18th, 2015

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