inspector at a shipyard

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Chen BoChen Bo Staff asked 6 years ago

Smith is a weld inspector at a shipyard. He knows from keeping track of good and substandard welds that for the afternoon shift 5% of all welds done will be substandard. If Smith checks 300 of the 7500 welds completed that shift, would it be unusual for Smith to find 30 or more substandard welds?

A) No

B) Yes

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Selena TateSelena Tate Staff answered 6 years ago

Smith is a weld inspector at a shipyard. He knows from keeping track of good and substandard welds that for the afternoon shift 5% of all welds done will be substandard. If Smith checks 300 of the 7500 welds completed that shift, would it be unusual for Smith to find 30 or more substandard welds?
Solution: Yes