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a basketball player made 28 of the 54 three- point shots she took in 5 games. a) how many shots will she make in her next game if she attempts 8 three- point shots? b) how many shots will she make this season if she attempts 880 three-point shots this season? c) what assumptions must u make for your answer to be accurate?

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  1. anonymous
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    hello! ok so this is a bit different - they give you the probability of her making a shot - 28/54

  2. anonymous
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    can you get a and b given that?

  3. anonymous
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    soo what would be a?

  4. anonymous
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    is it like 28/54*8?

  5. anonymous
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    comon help mee?

  6. anonymous
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    yes!

  7. anonymous
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    you got it

  8. anonymous
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    and for (c) - you're making a big assumption - that she always makes 25/54 three point shots

  9. anonymous
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    could be she had a great first five games

  10. anonymous
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    what is b?

  11. anonymous
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    well i guess she answered it lol!

  12. anonymous
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    for a i got 4.1 whats b?>

  13. anonymous
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    b

  14. anonymous
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    28/54*880?

  15. anonymous
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    ok what did yyou do to get a so i know

  16. anonymous
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    i know sandra writt but i need to know whats going on

  17. anonymous
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    so for (b), you could actually get more complicated if you want

  18. anonymous
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    because AFTER the second game, you know more about the probability of her making a shot

  19. anonymous
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    after the second game, she's attempted 8 more shots

  20. anonymous
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    god your fast

  21. anonymous
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    so what i said was right ?? for b?

  22. anonymous
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    well, I think that's what they're asking for

  23. anonymous
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    and yes, in that context you are correct

  24. anonymous
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    Yessssssss :D

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