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A pharmaceutical company receives large shipments of ibuprofen tablets and uses this acceptance sampling plan: randomly select and test 22 tablets, then accept the whole batch if there is at most one that doesn't meet the required specifications. If a particular shipment of thousands of ibuprofen tablets actually has a 6% rate of defects, what is the probability that this whole shipment will be accepted?

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