# SOLUTION: Last fall, a gardener planted 74 tulip bulbs. She found that only 62 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. a) Find the empirical probability that a tulip bulb of this type will

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Probability-and-statistics Question 210756: Last fall, a gardener planted 74 tulip bulbs. She found that only 62 of the bulbs bloomed in the spring. a) Find the empirical probability that a tulip bulb of this type will bloom b) How many of the bulbs should she plant next fall if she would like at least 95 to bloom? Answer by tutor_paul(490)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the probablity (P) that a bulb will bloom based on these results is: So if you want 95 to bloom based on this probabilty, you must plant N bulbs: you will need to round this up, since you can't plant half a bulb: ============== Good Luck, tutor_paul@yahoo.com