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Income Tax Returns

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Assume that $37\%$ of all Americans are late filing their income tax returns.

You ask $100$ randomly selected Americans if they were late filing their tax returns, and $45$ of them say they were late.

How unusual is your result, or rather, what is the probability that you would get a result that high, or higher, from a sample of $100$, rounded to the nearest hundredth?

A

$0.05$

B

$0.1$

C

$0.37$

D

$0.45$

E

$0.5$