A gang of five child thieves draws straws each time before they go shoplifting. Whoever draws the…

A gang of five child thieves draws straws each time before
they go shoplifting. Whoever draws the short straw is the one who does the
stealing. By tradition, Anton, the leader, always draws first. On the four
occasions that the gang has performed this ritual, Anton has drawn the short
straw three times.

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a. Construct a table to illustrate the binomial distribution
of Anton’s possible successes and failures for each of the four draws. b.
Should he accuse his fellow gang members of rigging the draw if i. He is
willing to take a 5% risk of falsely accusing his friends? ii. He is willing to
take only a 1% risk of falsely accusing his friends?