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    The Honolulu Advertiser stated that in Honolulu there was an average of 659 burglaries per 300,000 households in a given year. In the Kohola Drive neighborhood there are 323 homes. Let r be the number of homes that will be burglarized in a year. Compute the probability for r is > or equal to 2. Round your answer to the nearest ten thousandth. I know the answer is 0.1558. I need to know how to do this problem please and thank you.

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    Hi! We are glad that you posted here! This looks like a homework question though. Our homework help policy can be found here. We mainly just want to see what you have tried so far and that you have put some effort into the problem. I would also suggest checking out this thread for some guidelines on smart posting behavior that can help you get answers that are better much more quickly.
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