Posted by **hsuan** on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 3:54am.

You are driving a car and the speed is an exponentialy distributed random variable

with mean 50 (in miles per hour). The speed limit is 60 miles per hour, and if your speed is

x > 60 miles per hour, the probability you are stopped by the police is 1 - e^(6-(10/x)), and if you

are indeed stopped you will pay the fine of 100(x - 60) dollars. Find the probability you are

stopped and pay more than 1000 dollars.

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- math - You are driving a car and the speed is an exponentialy distributed random...
- math - You are driving a car and the speed is an exponentialy distributed random...
- maths - A motorist travels 120 miles to his destionation at an average speed of ...
- math Help ASAP - write and solve inequality 17. the speed limit of a highway is ...
- Math/ Calculus Please HELP!!! - A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of ...
- Calculus/ Optimization - A truck driver, on assignment from the owner of the ...
- math - andys average driving speed for a 4-hour trip was 45 miles per hour. ...
- Math - A small truck is to be driven 300 miles on a freeway at a constant speed ...
- algebra - A student runs 100 meters in 11 seconds. What is the speed of the ...
- math - If a person were driving 162 kilometers per hour on a U.S. highway with a...

More Related Questions