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StatisticsSTATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXTPlaying video and computer games is very popular. Over 70% of households play such games. Of those individuals who play video and computer games, 18% are under 18 years old, 53% are 18–59 years old, and 29% are over 59 years old ( The Wall Street Journal, March 6, 2012). a. For a sample of 800 people who play these games, how many would you expect to be under 18 years of age? b. For a sample of 600 people who play these games, what is the probability that fewer than 100 will be under 18 years of age? c. For a sample of 800 people who play these games, what is the probability that 200 or more will be over 59 years of age?BuyFind*launch*

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Chapter 6.3, Problem 30E

Textbook Problem

Playing video and computer games is very popular. Over 70% of households play such games. Of those individuals who play video and computer games, 18% are under 18 years old, 53% are 18–59 years old, and 29% are over 59 years old (*The Wall Street Journal,* March 6, 2012).

- a. For a sample of 800 people who play these games, how many would you expect to be under 18 years of age?
- b. For a sample of 600 people who play these games, what is the probability that fewer than 100 will be under 18 years of age?
- c. For a sample of 800 people who play these games, what is the probability that 200 or more will be over 59 years of age?

STATISTICS F/BUSINESS+ECONOMICS-TEXT

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