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ISBN: 9781305881884

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Chapter 5.6, Problem 44E
Textbook Problem

Consider a Poisson distribution with μ = 3.

  1. a. write the appropriate Poisson probability function.
  2. b. Compute f(2).
  3. c. Compute f(1).
  4. d. Compute P(x ≥ 2).

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