Suppose inter arrival times at a hospital emergency room during a
Suppose inter-arrival times at a hospital emergency room during a weekday are exponentially distributed, with an average inter-arrival time of nine minutes. If the arrivals are Poisson distributed, what would the average number of arrivals per hour be? What is the probability that less than five minutes will elapse between any two arrivals?

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