# SOLUTION: A researcher polled 260 students at a university and found that 83 of them owned a laptop computer. Estimate the probability that a randomly selected college student owns a laptop

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 Question 96434: A researcher polled 260 students at a university and found that 83 of them owned a laptop computer. Estimate the probability that a randomly selected college student owns a laptop computer.Answer by checkley71(8403)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!83/260=.32 or 32% of the students own a laptop. Therefore randon selection of a student would find 32% of the time they would own a laptop.