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    Probability question need help

    The question is, If the average people going into a store is 48, what is the probability that 10 people will go into the store in 1/4 of an hour?

    Thanks in advance.
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    Quote Originally Posted by erockdontstop View Post
    The question is, If the average people going into a store is 48, Mr F asks: Is this the average per hour?

    what is the probability that 10 people will go into the store in 1/4 of an hour?

    Thanks in advance.
    It will probably involve the Poisson distribution.
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