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The Poisson Distribution

Related Example Solution

 

P(x = 3) =

 

 

 
 
   

using Excel:

 

 

   

using Minitab:

 

 

 

using Mathcad:

 


 


 

   
 

P(x < 6) =

 

 

 
 

using Excel:

 

 

 

using Minitab:

 

 

   
 

using Mathcad:

 


 


 

 

P(x > 5) =

 

 

 

using Excel (formula result uses 1 minus the Poisson value):

 

 

 
   
 
   

using Minitab (use 1 minus this result):

 

 

 
 
   

using Mathcad: