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    Suppose it is known that a new treatment is successful in curing muscular pain in 60% of the cases. If it is tried on 8 patients, find the probability that fewer than 7 patients are cured. Round your answer to four decimal places.

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    This problem is solved by modeling it as a binomial random variable with parameters n=8 and p=0.6. Please see the attached Word document for details.

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