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Asked Nov 8, 2019

An experiment consists in asking 8 people whether they have a college degree, and counting the number of people who answer they do have one. List all the possible values of the random variable associated to this experiment.

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It is given that an experiment consists in asking of 8 people whether they have a college degree.

 

Step 2

Let X is a random variable indicates the number of people who have a college degree.

  • There are two mutually exclusive cases whether people have a college degree or they don’t have.
  • The total number of people is finite and small.
  • ...

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