Have you covered the binomial distribution?I was sick for the first half of first semester, and I'm doing a two-week intensive catch-up on an introduction to probability and statistics course. However, the textbook is very vague and jumps from very simple probabilities (tree diagrams for simple events) to this question, that I think I know how to compute, but don't know how to write properly in terms of "showing my work."
Rolling 10 six-sided die, what is the probability that exactly 4 will roll a six?
My gut stays that the probability would be [(1/6)^4]x[(5/6)^6], though that doesn't compensate for possible orders.
Where should I start? What are resources online that are likely better than this subpar textbook?
Thank you in advance!