I am stuck on the following problem: Five items are to be sampled from a large lot of samples. The inspector doesn't know that three of the five sampled items are defective. They will be tested in randomly selected order until a defective item is found, at which point the entire lot is rejected. Y is the number of firing pins the inspector must test. Find, graph the probability distribution of Y.(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

I understand that p(1) = 3/5. But it is saying that p(2) =3/10 and p(3)=1/10, I do not see how they are calculating that.

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# Homework Help: Expected values for random variables

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