Today, the waves are crashing onto the beach every 4.9 seconds. The times from when a person arrives at the shoreline until a crashing wave is observed follows a Uniform distribution from 0 to 4.9 seconds. Round to 4 decimal places where possible. The mean of this distribution is  The standard deviation is  The probability that wave will crash onto the beach exactly 0.6 seconds after the person arrives is P(x = 0.6) =

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Today, the waves are crashing onto the beach every 4.9 seconds. The times from when a person arrives at the shoreline until a crashing wave is observed follows a Uniform distribution from 0 to 4.9 seconds. Round to 4 decimal places where possible.

The mean of this distribution is 

The standard deviation is 

The probability that wave will crash onto the beach exactly 0.6 seconds after the person arrives is P(x = 0.6) = 

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