# Suppose person after person is tested for the presence of a certain characteristic. The probability that any individual tests positive

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Suppose person after person is tested for the presence of a certain characteristic. The probability that any individual tests positive is .75. Let X = the number of people who must be tested to obtain five consecutive positive test results. Use simulation to estimate P(X ≤ 25).

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## Modern Mathematical Statistics With Applications

**ISBN:** 9783030551551

3rd Edition

**Authors:** Jay L. Devore, Kenneth N. Berk, Matthew A. Carlton

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**3**Section: Exercises

Problem: 127

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