# probablity distrubution help

• Jul 14th 2008, 03:39 PM
p00ndawg
probablity distrubution help
a person who plays baseball hit .363. Meaning he got a hit 36.3% of his times at bat. He officially had 3 at bats per game. Find the probability distribution of X, for the number of hits he got in a typical game.
(assume independence)

any help?

having issues getting the initial probability.
• Jul 14th 2008, 03:53 PM
mr fantastic
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Originally Posted by p00ndawg
a person who plays baseball hit .363. Meaning he got a hit 36.3% of his times at bat. He officially had 3 at bats per game. Find the probability distribution of X, for the number of hits he got in a typical game.
(assume independence)

any help?

having issues getting the initial probability.

Looks like a binomial distribution ...... n = 3, p = 0.363.
• Jul 14th 2008, 04:46 PM
p00ndawg
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Originally Posted by mr fantastic
Looks like a binomial distribution ...... n = 3, p = 0.363.

i dont think we've learned that yet.
• Jul 14th 2008, 08:52 PM
mr fantastic
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Originally Posted by p00ndawg
i dont think we've learned that yet.