Select one national goal and visit your state department of education website (see www.nasbe.org; click on “Links” and then on ”State Education Agencies”). How does your state education agency address….
How likely is it that he will make both free throws on at least 20 of the 25 occasions?
- In basketball, a player who is fouled in the act of shooting gets to shoot two free throws. Suppose we hear that one player is an “85% free throw shooter.”
- 1)If this player is fouled 25 times in the act of shooting (maybe over a period of several games), find the distribution of occasions where he makes both free throws. That is, if X is the number of times he makes both free throws, find P(X = k) for each k from 0 to 25.
- 2) How likely is it that he will make both free throws on at least 20 of the 25 occasions?