### What is the average waiting line length

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Burrito King (a new fast-food franchise opening up nationwide) has successfully automated burrito production for its drive-up fast-food establishments. The Burro-Master 9000 requires a constant 40 seconds to produce a batch of burritos. It has been estimated that customers will arrive at the drive-up window according to a Poisson distribution at an average of one every 55 seconds. To help determine the amount of space needed for the line at the drive-up window, answer the following questions.

a. What is the average waiting line length (in cars)? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to 2 decimal places.)

Average line length:

b. What is the average number of cars in the system (both in line and at the window)? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to 2 decimal places.)

Average number of cars:

c. What is the expected average time in the system, in minutes? (Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your answer to 2 decimal places.)

Expected average time in minutes:

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