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# Solved: An academic department has just completed voting

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Problem 7E

An academic department has just completed voting by secret ballot for a department head. The ballot box contains four slips with votes for candidate ?A ?and three slips with votes for candidate ?B. ?Suppose these slips are removed from the box one by one. a?? ist all possible outcomes. b?. ?Suppose a running tally is kept as slips are removed. For what outcomes does ?A remain ahead of B? ?throughout the tally?

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Answer : Step 1 of 2 : Given, An academic department has just completed voting by secret ballot for a department head. The ballot box contains four slips with votes for candidate A and three slips with votes for candidate B a) The claim is to the all possible outcomes So, we have 4 A and 3 B slips. Totally 7 slips in a box If the slips are removed from the box one by one, then the outcomes are ( BBBAAAA, BBABAA, BBAABAA, BBAAABA, BBAAAAB, BABBAAA, BABABAA, BABAABA, BABAAAB, BAABBAA, BAABABA, BAABAAB, BAAABBA, BAAABAB, BAAAABB, ABBBAAA, ABBABAA, ABBAABA, ABBAAAB, ABABBAA, ABABABA, ABABAAB, ABAABBA, ABAABAB, ABAAABB, AABBBAA, AABBABA, AABBAAB, AABABBA, AABABAB, AABAABB, AAABBBA, AAABBAB, AAABABB, AAAABBB) There are 35 possible outcomes.

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Since the solution to 7E from 2 chapter was answered, more than 902 students have viewed the full step-by-step answer. This full solution covers the following key subjects: slips, tally, ballot, box, candidate. This expansive textbook survival guide covers 18 chapters, and 1582 solutions. Probability and Statistics for Engineers and the Scientists was written by and is associated to the ISBN: 9780321629111. The answer to “An academic department has just completed voting by secret ballot for a department head. The ballot box contains four slips with votes for candidate ?A ?and three slips with votes for candidate ?B. ?Suppose these slips are removed from the box one by one. a?? ist all possible outcomes. b?. ?Suppose a running tally is kept as slips are removed. For what outcomes does ?A remain ahead of B? ?throughout the tally?” is broken down into a number of easy to follow steps, and 72 words. The full step-by-step solution to problem: 7E from chapter: 2 was answered by , our top Statistics solution expert on 05/06/17, 06:21PM. This textbook survival guide was created for the textbook: Probability and Statistics for Engineers and the Scientists, edition: 9.

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