# Probability Distribution and Poisson Distribution

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1. A can company reports that there were 3 breakdowns on its machine operator assembly line in the last thirty days. What is the probability that there will be more than two breakdowns tomorrow ? ( Assume that the probability distribution of breakdowns is a Poisson distribution)

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1. A can company reports that there were 3 breakdowns on its machine operator assembly line in the last thirty days. What is the probability that there will be more than two breakdowns tomorrow ? ( Assume that the probability distribution of breakdowns is a ...

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This provides an example of working with a Poisson probability distribution.

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