On Average, 5.4 shoplifting incidents occur per week at an electronics store. Find the probability that exactly 3 such incidents will occur during a given week at this store.

the probability of 5.4 shoplifting incidents is 1, what is the probability of 3 shoplifting incidents that will occur during that week?

5.4= 1

3 = ?

cross multiply

(3x1)/5.4

=0.5556

The probability of 3 shoplifting incidents occurring that week is 0.5556

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