# Expected Value of a Random variable

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Harrington Health Food stocks 5 loaves of Neutro-Bread. The probability distribution for the sales of Neutro-Bread is listed in the following table. How many loaves will Harrington sell on average?

Number of Loaves Sold Probability

0 .05

1 .15

2 .20

3 .25

4 .20

5 .15

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Determination of expected value of a random variable.

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