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    Probability of lost electricity in household

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    A rainstorm in Portland, Oregon, has wiped out the electricity in about 7% of the households in the city. A management team in Portland has a big meeting tomorrow, and all 6 members of the team are hard at work in their separate households, preparing their presentations. What is the probability that none of them has lost electricity in his/her household? Assume that their locations are spread out so that loss of electricity is independent among their households.

    Round your response to at least three decimal places.

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    A rainstorm in Portland, Oregon, has wiped out the electricity in about 7% of the households in the city. A management team in Portland has a big meeting tomorrow, and all 6 members of the team ...

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    Calculates probability.

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