Problem 16BSC

Cleared Burglaries According to FBI data, 12.4% of burglaries are cleared with arrests. A new detective is assigned to five different burglaries.

a. What is the probability that at least one of them is cleared with an arrest?

b. What is the probability that the detective clears five burglaries with arrests?

c. What should we conclude if the detective clears all five burglaries with arrests?

Solution 16BSC

= 0.00003