Anthony D.

asked • 03/13/19

Probability Distribution and Expected Value of X

The city council consists of 6 Democrats, 5 Republicans, and 2 Independents. A committee of 3 councilpersons is randomly selected (to study solid waste removal in St. Moritz, 6 days, 5 nights, all expenses paid).

Let the random variable X represent the number of Republicans on the committee. Write out the probability distribution and find the expected value of X.

1 Expert Answer


Alexander D. answered • 03/14/19

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