Consider a member of the Olympic shooting team who is shooting clay pigeons and a member of the Olympic diving team. Each is competing for a score. Who is conducting a sequence of Bernoulli trials?

a. neither

b. the diver

c. the shooter

d. both

:p

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- Apr 21st 2005, 10:34 AMNICEKIDFun Problem
Consider a member of the Olympic shooting team who is shooting clay pigeons and a member of the Olympic diving team. Each is competing for a score. Who is conducting a sequence of Bernoulli trials?

a. neither

b. the diver

c. the shooter

d. both

:p - May 1st 2005, 10:42 AMhpeQuote:

Originally Posted by**NICEKID**

So the clay pigeon shooter is conducting Bernoulli trials. The diver ... not if she is actually interested in the numerical score, which is more complicated than just a "success/failure" situation.