A Company Selling Vegetable Seeds in Packets of 40 Estimates

Question 84
Multiple Choice

A company selling vegetable seeds in packets of 40 estimates that the mean number of seeds that will actually grow is 35.7 with a standard deviation of 1.9 seeds.If a customer buys 5 different seed packets,what are the expected value and standard deviation of the number of bad seeds? Assume that packets are independent of each other. A)μ = 79.83,σ = 9.5 B)μ = 178.5,σ = 9.5 C)μ = 178.5,σ = 47.5 D)μ = 178.5,σ = 4.25 E)μ = 79.83,σ = 4.25