Elementary Statistics: A Step-by-Step Approach with Formula Card 9th Edition

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Chapter 5 - Discrete Probability Distributions - 5-1 Probability Distributions - Extending the Concepts - Page 264: 32


P(X) =0.2+0.3+0.5=1 It is a probability distribution, because the sum of the probabilities of all the events in the sample space equal to 1, and the probability of each event in the sample space is between 0 and 1, it fulfills the two requirements for a probability distribution.

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