When tall and colorful plants are crossed with short and colorless plants, four types of plants will result: tall and colorful, tall and colorless, short and colorful, and short and colorless with corresponding probabilities:  37, 0.42, 0.11, and 0.10.  Ten plants are selected.  Find the probability that 5 will be tall and colorful, 2 will be tall and colorless, 2 will be short and colorful, and 1 will be short and colorless.Distribution type: ________________   Probability: ________________

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When tall and colorful plants are crossed with short and colorless plants, four types of plants will result: tall and colorful, tall and colorless, short and colorful, and short and colorless with corresponding probabilities:  37, 0.42, 0.11, and 0.10.  Ten plants are selected.  Find the probability that 5 will be tall and colorful, 2 will be tall and colorless, 2 will be short and colorful, and 1 will be short and colorless.

Distribution type: ________________   Probability: ________________

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Computing the probability:

It is given that tall and colourful with probability, 0.37. That is, p1 = 0.37.

Tall and colourless with probability, 0.42. That is, p2 = 0.42.

Short and colour...

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