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    Shared car usage




    Given a pool of C cars available to use by P people, the arrival rate of drivers to borrow cars is r, and the average trip time is t, how often will there be zero cars available for use?
    Last edited by gpsfreak; 10-31-2015 at 01:54 AM. Reason: Original question posed incorrectly

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    Re: Shared car usage


    Your question can be modeled as

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M/M/c_queue

    And you are concerning about the (expected) busy period.

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