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Delta Airlines quotes a flight time of 2 hours, 5 minutes for its flights from Cincinnati to Tampa. Suppose we believe that actual flight times are uniformly distributed between 2 hours and 2 hours, 20 minutes. a. Show the graph of the probability density function for flight time. b. What is the probability that the flight will be no more than 5 minutes late? c. What is the probability that the flight will be more than 10 minutes late? d. What is the expected flight time?

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Delta Airlines quotes a flight time of 2 hours, 5 minutes for its flights from Cincinnati to Tampa. Suppose we believe that actual flight times are uniformly distributed between 2 hours and 2 hours, 20 minutes.

  1. a. Show the graph of the probability density function for flight time.
  2. b. What is the probability that the flight will be no more than 5 minutes late?
  3. c. What is the probability that the flight will be more than 10 minutes late?
  4. d. What is the expected flight time?

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