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    Do you think the Poisson distribution, which assumes independent arrivals, is a good estimation of arrival rates in the following queuing systems? Defend your position in each case.

    -cafeteria in your school
    -barbershop
    -hardware store
    -dentists office
    -college class
    -movie theater

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    Poisson process is a good estimation for
    -barbershop
    -hardware store
    -dentists office

    but not for
    -cafeteria in your ...

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