Currently, an average of 7 residents of the viallage of Westport (population760) die each year (based on data from the U.S. National center for Health Stastics)
a.find the mean of deaths per day
b. find the probability that on a given day, there are no deaths
c.find the probability that on a given day, there is one death
d. Find the probability that on a given day, there is more than one death.
e. based on the preceding results, should Westport have a contigency plan to handle more than one death per day
This solution contains a detailed explanation of finding some probabilities given a distribution.