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## Homework Statement

In a comm. system a byte (8 bits) is transmitted with a bit error probability of 0.1. If the system can correct at most one error made in each byte.

a) what is probability of a byte being received correctly (after correction)?

b)What is most probable number of errors (after correction) in a byte

## Homework Equations

binomial tables?

## The Attempt at a Solution

im sure this is a binomial distribution and need to use the equation for it an for part a) i got 0.19 and I am not sure it that's right. But part b) is confusing me so I wanted to make sure part a) was correct..