Poisson distribution

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Hi, in a Poisson Distribution test, what happens when the amount of time is doubled?

For example, in 1 month, lamda=np and I can calculate the probability of x events happening in that 1month.

However, if the question is changed to 6 months, what will i have to do? Thanks.
 

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Just multiply lambda by 6 :smile:
 

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