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CalculusCalculus: An Applied Approach (MindTap Course List)Vital Statistics The probability distribution of the random variable x , the number of children per family in a city, is shown in the table. Find the expected value, variance, and standard deviation of x . x 0 1 2 3 4 P ( x ) 0.12 0.31 0.43 0.12 0.02BuyFind*launch*

10th Edition

Ron Larson

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781305860919

Chapter 9, Problem 20RE

Textbook Problem

**Vital Statistics** The probability distribution of the random variable *x*, the number of children per family in a city, is shown in the table. Find the expected value, variance, and standard deviation of *x*.

x |
0 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 |

P(x) |
0.12 | 0.31 | 0.43 | 0.12 | 0.02 |

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