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By F.M. Dekking, C. Kraaikamp, H.P. Lopuhaä, L.E. Meester

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If we want to learn more about the randomness associated with a particular experiment, then we should repeat it more often, say n times. For example, if we perform an experiment with outcomes 1 (success) and 0 (failure) five times, and we consider the event A “exactly one experiment was a success,” then this event is given by the set A = {(0, 0, 0, 0, 1), (0, 0, 0, 1, 0), (0, 0, 1, 0, 0), (0, 1, 0, 0, 0), (1, 0, 0, 0, 0)} in Ω = {0, 1} × {0, 1} × {0, 1} × {0, 1} × {0, 1}. Moreover, if success has probability p and failure probability 1 − p, then P(A) = 5 · (1 − p)4 · p, since there are five outcomes in the event A, each having probability (1−p)4 ·p.

0 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 k a Fig. 2. Probability mass function and distribution function of the Bin (10, 14 ) distribution. 4 The geometric distribution 49 decided to become pregnant. We model the number of cycles up to pregnancy by a random variable X. Assume that the probability that a woman becomes pregnant during a particular cycle is equal to p, for some p with 0 < p ≤ 1, independent of the previous cycles.

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