# Notation In analyzing hits by V-1 buzz bombs in World War II, South London was partitioned into 576 regions, each with an area of 0.25 km2 . A total of 535 bombs hit the combined area of 576 regions. Assume that we want to find the probability that a randomly selected region had exactly two hits. In applying Formula 5-9, identify the values of μ, x, and e. Also, briefly describe what each of those symbols represents.

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Notation In analyzing hits by V-1 buzz bombs in World War II, South London was partitioned into 576 regions, each with an area of 0.25 km2 . A total of 535 bombs hit the combined area of 576 regions. Assume that we want to find the probability that a randomly selected region had exactly two hits. In applying Formula 5-9, identify the values of μ, x, and e. Also, briefly describe what each of those symbols represents.

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Step 1

The mean number of bombs per region is:

Step 2

For finding the probability that a randomly selected region had exactly two hits , x will be 2.

The constant exponen...

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