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Suppose a game has three outcomes, A, B and C with probabilities (A)=.2, (B)=.3, and (C)=.5. A player will receive three dollars when outcome A occurs, four dollars when outcome B occurs, and will have to pay two dollars when outcome C occurs. What is the mean value of one trial of the game?

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From the given information, a game has three outcomes *A*, *B* and *C* with probabilities P(*A*)=0.2, P(*B*)=0.3 and P(*C*)=0.5. A player will receive three dollars when outcome...

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