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# Cars arrive at a tollbooth at a mean rate of 5 cars every

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## Solution for problem 16E Chapter 3.2

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Problem 16E

Cars arrive at a tollbooth at a mean rate of 5 cars every 10 minutes according to a Poisson process. Find the probability that the toll collector will have to wait longer than 26.30 minutes before collecting the eighth toll.

Step-by-Step Solution:

Step 1 of 3:

Given, the cars arrive at a tollbooth at a mean rate of 5 cars every 10 minutes according to a poisson process.

The toll collector will have to wait longer than 26.30 minutes before collecting the eighth toll.

Step 2 of 3:

We need to find the probability that the toll collector.

Step 3 of 3

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