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April 24, 2014

April 24, 2014

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**math probability**

this is a probability question... Suppose you are asked to choose a whole number between 1 and 13 inclusive. (a) what is the probability that it is odd?...7/13 (b) What is the probability that it is even?...6/13 (c) what is the probability that it is a multiple of 3?...4/13 (d...
*Thursday, December 18, 2008 at 12:22am by joe*

**Math**

In an experiment, the probability of the event E is known to be .4. Also the probability of the event F is .8,and the probability of E∪F is 1. i) Compute the probability of these events: P(E∩F)= P(E-F)= ii) Suppose the experiment is run twice in succession. What ...
*Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 6:55pm by Tracy*

**Math**

A spinner has numbers 1-16 on it. Probability of 6? 1/16 Probability not 6 15/16 Probability even number 8/16 Probability multiple of 3 5/16? Probability not a multiple of 3 11/16?
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 6:07pm by Jerald*

**math-probability**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?
*Monday, November 30, 2009 at 6:55pm by GG*

**Math Probability **

If the probability that event A will happen is 1/4 and the probability of A not happening is 3/4, find the probability that event A happens 3 times out of 7 experiments
*Monday, April 16, 2012 at 2:03pm by Antonio*

**Finite Math**

An urn contains sixteen red balls and seventeen white balls. A sample of three balls is selected at random and the number of red balls observed. Determine the probability distribution for this experiment: Number of Red Balls/Probability 0...Probability=? 1...Probability=? 2......
*Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 12:28am by Amanda*

**Probability Math **

Event A has probability of 0.2 and event B has probability of 0.3. If they are independent, what is the probability that both of them happen? I can't remember how to do this one.
*Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 4:48am by Alex*

**statistics**

The below table shows the probabilities generated by rolling one die 50 times and noting the up face. What is the probability of getting an odd up face? roll 1 Probability 0.22 roll2 probability 0.10 roll 3 probability 0.18 roll 4 probability 0.12 roll 5 probability 0.18 roll ...
*Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 8:05pm by sc*

**math**

Emily surmises that the probability tht she will pass math or chemistry is .95, the probability of her passing math is .7, and the probability of passing both is .55. Find her estimate of the probability of passing chemistry?
*Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at 11:34pm by Sam*

**Math**

10. A coin is loaded so that the probability of heads is 0.55 and the probability of tails is 0.45, Suppose the coin is tossed twice and the results of tosses are independent. a.What is the probability of obtaining exactly two heads? b.What is the probability of obtaining no ...
*Sunday, March 2, 2014 at 3:45pm by Renee*

**Math - Statistics**

I roll 12 4-sided dice. What is the probability that I roll at least one 2? What is the probability that I roll exactly three 2s? So i take it, on any give roll, the probability of rolling a 2 is .25 (25%); the probability of rolling something else must be .75 The probability ...
*Thursday, March 29, 2007 at 2:39pm by Lauren*

**math-Probability**

In a certain manufacturing process the probability of a type I defect is 0.21, the probability of a type II defect is 0.31, and the probability of having both types of defects is 0.01. Find the probability of having neither type of defect.
*Friday, March 16, 2012 at 11:59pm by Emma*

**Math:Probability**

The probability of having homework over the weekend in math is 0.9,history is 0.6, and Spanish is 0.75. 1. What is the probability of having exactly one class that gives homework? Is this a nCx problem? I got an illogical answer: 10.54=1054% THIS IS NOT RIGHT!!!!!!! 2. What is...
*Friday, February 28, 2014 at 7:44pm by Anonymous*

**math**

In a game, a player tosses a coin 4 times. If the player gets 3 or 4 heads, he/she wins. What is the theoretical probability of winning this game? I just need to know the outcomes. I don't know how to get them. Please and Thank you. Coin 1: 50% Heads Coin 2: 50% Heads Coin 3: ...
*Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at 6:18pm by Angela*

**math**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 3:23pm by Kylie Castaneda*

**math**

The Probability that Jodi makes a basket when playing basketball is .50, Jamal’s probability is .80 and Pat’s is .75. What is the probability that all three make a basket?
*Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 4:10pm by CLA*

**Math - Probability**

A developer can buy a piece of property that will produce a profit of $16,000 with probability .7, or a loss of $9000 with probability .3. What is the expected profit?
*Monday, December 7, 2009 at 3:07pm by Stephanie*

**Math-Probability**

Hello, I'm trying to figure out this probability problem. Can anyone help walk me through? Thank you so much!! A box contains 10 green, 2 red, 7 yellow, and 6 blue marbles. Four marbles are drawn from the box without replacement. a) What is the probability that all four ...
*Friday, August 7, 2009 at 2:42pm by Marie*

**Economics/Math**

1. Assume that q and z are two random variables that are perfectly positively correlated. q takes the value of 20 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5, while z takes the value of 10 with probability 0.5 and the value of zero with probability 0.5. ...
*Saturday, December 5, 2009 at 6:39am by Susan*

**math-probability**

A student claims that if a fair coin is tossed and comes up heads 5 times in a row, then, according to the law of averages, the probability of tails on the next toss is greater than the probability of heads. What is your reply?
*Monday, April 19, 2010 at 1:35pm by jennifer*

**math**

Suppose the probability that a construction company will be awarded certain contract is .25, the probability that it will be awarded a second contract is .21, and the probability that it will get both contracts is .13. What is the probability that the company will win at least...
*Friday, October 19, 2007 at 9:07pm by crissy*

**Math: Probability**

I need help. Here's the queston. Julia has 3 red marbles, 4 blues,3 yellow and 6 black in a bag. She takes one out at random. The probability its black ___ The probability its yellow ___ The probability it isnt red ___
*Saturday, February 28, 2009 at 7:19pm by Mark*

**math**

a single die is rolled onece. what is the probability of getting an even? what is the probability of getting a number less than 2? what is the probability of getting a 9?
*Sunday, February 6, 2011 at 6:52pm by tony*

**math (probability)**

The probability that it will be rainy on Monday is 7/10. The probability that it will be windy on Monday is 6/10. These events are independent. What is the probability that it will be rainy or windy on Monday?: * a.21/50 b.29/50 c.22/25 d.3/25 Please respond to the question ...
*Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 1:19am by --*

**math**

can you help me find the probability to the question? A spinner like the one shown is ued in a game. Determine the probability of each outcome if the spinner is equally likely to land on each section. Express each probability as a fraction and as a percent. Spinner has #s 1-16...
*Tuesday, December 2, 2008 at 4:37pm by gaby*

**math-probability**

I have to do a math project using probability. I thought I might use Go Fish cards but I am not what kind of questions to ask can you help please?
*Saturday, February 25, 2012 at 10:31pm by christy*

**math**

Carolyn tested a coin to see if it was evenly weighted. She flipped the coin 100 times and came up with 42 heads and 58 tails. How does the relative frequency of tails to heads compare to the probability of tails in this experiment? A. The relative frequency is the same as the...
*Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 7:59pm by bubbie*

**Probability**

4.3. In a certain college town, 27.5 percent of the students failed Mathematics (Math), 19.8 percent failed Biology (Bio), and 11 percent failed both Math and Bio. A student is selected at random. Let A represent the event of failing Math, so that A' is the probability of ...
*Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 11:32pm by Carla Lopez*

**Help Math**

Events A and B are mutually exclusive. The probability of event A occurring is0.15; the probability of event B occurring is 0.45; what is the probability that A and B will occur? A.0.30 B.0.60 C.1 D.0.40 I think C am I correct?
*Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 7:24pm by Chrissy*

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of biased coins, each showing Heads with probability and Tails with probability , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability mass ...
*Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 4:45am by sand*

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability ...
*Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 11:59pm by sand*

**Math-Probability**

Consider a collection of n biased coins, each showing Heads with probability p and Tails with probability 1-p , independently of the others. The coins are tossed and all coins showing Heads are collected together and tossed again. Write down an expression for the probability ...
*Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 1:15am by sand*

**math,probability **

Hi, I don't understand a homework question, can anyone please help me? I'm bad at probability. what is the probability that when you pick two cards, you will select at least one king out of two in a deck of six standard cards? (assuming there are no jokers)
*Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 1:32pm by Samantha*

**Math**

Every time Mr. Cold born throws a ball of paper in the garbage can, the probability the ball goes in the cans is 3/4. What is the probability he misses 2 times in a row? Please show all work. Please help I don't understand probability
*Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:20pm by Cherie*

**Math**

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will increase or decrease by at ...
*Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 4:44pm by Morris*

**Math**

Which probability interpretation is most reasonable to use: relative frequency, subjective, or classical? The probability your company's sales will exceed seven million dollars this year. Is this relative frequency? The probability that the S&P will increase or decrease by at ...
*Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 8:26pm by Stacy*

**math**

1> a bag contains 7 red 6 green and 7 white marbles, all identical but for color. what is the probability of selecting a red marble at random? 2> A weather predicts that there is a 45% chance of snow. what is the probability that it will not snow? 3> the probability ...
*Thursday, September 18, 2008 at 7:28pm by Molly*

**statistics**

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% receieved an A in their required chemistry course, and 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability that he received an A in either chemistry or...
*Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 8:59am by Sharon*

**math/probability**

For some reason I can not get my head around probability. Please show me how to work the problem not just the answers. A class has 11 students who are to be assigned seating by lot. What is the probability that the students will be arranged in order from shortest to tallest? (...
*Saturday, July 24, 2010 at 10:11am by Jaime*

**math answer check**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Changed: Your submitted answer was incorrect. 0.15 x 0 = 0 . (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0....
*Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 4:48pm by Nora 57*

**statistics**

At a certain college, 15% of the students received an A in their required math course, 10% received an A in their required Chemistry course, 5% received an A in both. A student is selected at random. a.) What is the probability tha he receieved an A in either Chemistry or Math...
*Friday, October 2, 2009 at 6:48pm by Sharon*

**MATH**

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make $10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4 contracts, what is ...
*Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 3:50pm by Dominika*

**Math check and question**

x is a binomial random variable. (Give your answers correct to three decimal places.) (a) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 1, x = 0, p = 0.15 P(x) = Correct: Your answer is correct. . (0.85) (b) Calculate the probability of x for: n = 3, x = 3, p = 0.15 P(x) = Incorrect...
*Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 6:03pm by Nora 57*

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...
*Friday, November 6, 2009 at 9:00pm by Anna*

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...
*Friday, November 6, 2009 at 9:21pm by Anna*

**Math**

At a quality control checkpoint on a manufacturing assembly line, 8% of the items failed check A, 10% failed check B, and 2% failed both checks A and B. a. If a product failed check A, what is the probability that it also failed check B? b. If a product failed check B, what is...
*Friday, November 6, 2009 at 9:25pm by Anna*

**MATH**

IF THE PROBABILITY OF A IS 3/5.AND PROBABILITY OF A INTERSECTION B IS 3/10.WHAT IS THE PROBABILITY OF B?
*Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 4:51pm by Anonymous*

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...
*Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 2:19pm by please help me!*

**math**

A factory needs two raw materials, say, A and B. The probability of having an adequate supply of material A is 0.94, whereas the probability of having an adequate supply of material B is 0.96. A study shows that the probability of a shortage of both A and B is 0.02. What is ...
*Friday, April 15, 2011 at 2:30am by Fakaapo. Suetusi*

**math**

A factory needs two raw materials, say, A and B. The probability of having an adequate supply of material A is 0.94, whereas the probability of having an adequate supply of material B is 0.96. A study shows that the probability of a shortage of both A and B is 0.02. What is ...
*Monday, April 18, 2011 at 5:21am by Fakaapo*

**Probability Math**

The probability of a red candy being selected from a bowl is 0.2, and the probability of a pink frosted animal cookie being taken out of a different bowl is 0.4. What is the probability of getting both a red candy and a pink cookie?
*Friday, September 27, 2013 at 4:57pm by Alex*

**math/Probability**

what is the probability of rolling a sum that exceeds 4 with two dice
*Friday, June 11, 2010 at 1:03am by anna*

**math**

if in a spinner of 1-8 if the probability of even numbers is 4/8 and probability of multiple of 3 is 2/8. isn't the answer 6/8/
*Thursday, March 28, 2013 at 11:27am by Anonymous*

**Math**

How do I find the probability of the event described. What is the probability of rolling a number less than or equal to 4?
*Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 11:32am by Lyndse*

**Math Probability**

What is the probability of rolling two number cubes and getting a total of greater than 11?
*Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 6:16pm by Kyrsten*

**math**

Records from buzz's sawmill show that workers have a 0.02 probability of losing an arm and a 0.03 probability of losing a leg in a year. What is the probability that a worker does not lose an arm? What is the probability that worker does not lose and arm or leg?
*Friday, May 18, 2012 at 10:40am by Matt*

**math **

What is the probability of flipping a coin two times and getting no heads? Would that be 1/2x1/2=1 so the probability is 1%?
*Monday, November 22, 2010 at 1:00pm by m*

**Math (Probability)**

Mina tosses two number cubes labeled 1 to 6. What is the probability that the sum is equal to 5? A. 1/36 B. 1/9 C.1/6 D.5/36
*Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 8:40pm by Anonymous*

**math probability**

you roll 2 dice. what is the probability that at least one of them is a 6.
*Friday, September 6, 2013 at 11:39pm by Bec *

**statistics**

Suppose that each unit of a system is up with probability 2/3 and down with probability 1/3. Different units are independent. For each one of the systems shown below, calculate the probability that the whole system is up (that is, that there exists a path from the left end to ...
*Monday, February 17, 2014 at 8:34pm by sam*

**math/probability**

If two fair dice are rolled, find the probability of a sum of 6 given that the roll is a "double". How do I do this?
*Monday, December 7, 2009 at 12:32am by Brian*

**math**

three fair coins are tossed. What is the probability that at least one is tail. Enter probability as a fraction
*Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 8:42pm by Andrzej*

**Math/Probability**

The random variable X has a log-normal distribution, when the mean of ln(X) = 5.45 and variance of ln(X) = 0.334, what is the probability that X >139.76?
*Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 6:50pm by Sam*

**DIsct MAth**

1. Consider the "coin flipping game", and let X record the first time when the Head" player has $1. What is the probability that X 7? 2. Continue with the "coin flipping game". Let Y record the fi rst point in time when the "Head" player has $2. What is the probability that ...
*Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12:22pm by COin Filipping help*

**statistics**

Find the indicated binomial probabilities. Round to the nearest 3 decimal places. In a local college, 20% of the math majors are women. Ten math majors are chosen at random. 1) What is the probability that exactly 2 are women? 2) What is the probability that 2 or less women ...
*Tuesday, March 23, 2010 at 2:20pm by please help me!*

**statistics**

For any married couple who are members of a squash club, the probability that the husband has a degree is 2/4 and the probability that the wife has a degree is 1/4. The probability that the husband has a degree given that his wife has a degree is 3/9. A married couple is ...
*Saturday, December 3, 2011 at 8:23pm by Nabiha*

**12th grade**

one type of probability used everyday is: a)experienced probability b)scientific probability c)frequency of occurence d)none of the above
*Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 9:20pm by david *

**Math**

Alberto figures that the probability of his hockey team winning on saturday is 65%. Alvin figures that the probability of his basketball team winning on saturday is 70%. Assume that the events are independent and that the boys estimates of the probability are accurate A. Find ...
*Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 5:34pm by Mik*

**Math-probability**

Jane plans to take a college algebra course with Mr. Doodle, determine the empirical probability that she receives at least a B.
*Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 1:52pm by Jen*

**Math- Probability **

Two regular dice are rolled. what is the probability that the sum is even, given that both numbers are odd?
*Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at 9:30pm by G*

**Math/Probability**

How do I calcuate probability word problems
*Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 9:12pm by Nikki*

**math**

In a soft ball gme, Archie getting hit is 1/4. the probability of betty getting hit is 1/4, and Veronica's probability is 1/2 for getting hit. if each goes to bat once, what is the probability that exactly one gets a hit
*Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 6:05pm by Anonymous*

**math-probability**

uppose that cars arrive at a traffic light according to a Poisson process with a rate of one car per minute starting from time t = 0 minutes. Determine a. The probability that no cars arrive in the rst two minutes. b. The probability that no cars arrive ever. c. The ...
*Friday, February 17, 2012 at 1:43am by sridhar*

**math**

the smallest number of people in a room where the probability of two of them having the same birthday is at least 50 percent. Answer is between 1 and 31. This is a classic problem given in probability classes. There are plenty of sites which will give and explain the answer, ...
*Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at 5:34pm by christina*

**MATH**

An engineering consultant bids on jobs where he can make $10000 profit. If in a certain month, he has a 20% probability of getting a contract, 30% probability of getting 2 contracts, 40% probability of getting 3 contracts, and 10% probability of getting 4 contracts, what is ...
*Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 10:02pm by Oliwia*

**math**

Event Probability Too much enamel 0.25 Too little enamel 0.2 Uneven application 0.35 No defects noted 0.42 (1) What is the probability of a paint defect? What is the probability of a paint defect which includes an improper amount of paint?
*Wednesday, September 29, 2010 at 6:52pm by Jordan*

**Math**

Explain why the statement is incorrect: The probability that a bus will arrive late at the Civic Center is 0.35 and the probability that it will be on time ore early is 0.60
*Sunday, August 15, 2010 at 12:30pm by Stephanie*

**business**

suppose that al knows that the probability of an investigation is 0.70 how low must the probability of water's completing its research on time be so that the probability of litres being awarded the contract is at least 0.65?
*Monday, December 24, 2012 at 7:40am by vinoth*

**math ..PLEASE HELP !!!**

A local bank reports that 70% of its customers maintain a chequing acct, 50% have a savings acct and 40% have both.If a customer was chosen at random a) what is the probability customer has a chequing or saving acct b)probability the selected customer has neither c)probability...
*Friday, February 23, 2007 at 1:28pm by Linda*

**math**

The probability that a team will carry the puck over the opposing team's blue line is 0.6, the probability that they get a shot on the net is 0.3, the probability that they get a shot away and score is 0.01 and the probability that they cross the blue line and score is 0.005. ...
*Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 6:09pm by Jessica*

**Math **

A nickel is flipped and a dime is flipped. 1. What is the probability of obtaining exactly one head? A bag contains five balls numbered 0 through 4. Two balls are chosen at random in succession. The first ball is replaced before the second is chosen. 1. What is the probability...
*Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 3:38pm by Kyle*

**Probability**

When I swing at a nail, I drive it all the way in with probability 1/2. With probability 1/4, I hit it half-way in, and with 1/4 probability I miss it entirely. I'm pretty sure that if I swing 4 times at a nail, I'll get it all the way in almost all the time. Let's see if I'm ...
*Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 1:43pm by Halp*

**math -binomial probability**

astrid and iman are planing a vaction trip to the island of capri, where the probability of snow on any day is 0.35. what is the probability that during their five days on the island , they will have snow on exactly three of the five days?
*Monday, February 28, 2011 at 6:55pm by bryanna *

**Math Probability**

What is the probability that a student applied to THREE OR MORE colleges? with the chart Num. Applied Probability 1 .17 2 or less .29 3 or less .43 4 or less .59 20 or less 1
*Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 4:34pm by Matt*

**Math**

A bag has 20 balls numbered from 1 to 20. If you guess the number of the ball you draw from the bag you win a prize. What is the probability that you will not win a prize? 19/20? If Keri draws a card from a stack the probability that it will be a 10 is 4/13 what is the ...
*Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 7:01pm by Jerald*

**Probability**

I need help with this math question. Probability. In a poll, respondents were asked whether they were planning to vote in the local election. 475 respondents indicated that they were planning to vote and 496 said that they were not. What is the probability that the next ...
*Friday, July 23, 2010 at 12:10pm by AJC*

**probability and statistics I NEED HELP**

The MSU basketball team is playing OU. If the probability that MSU wins the game is 0.68 and the probability that OU wins is 0.27. 1. Find the probability that MSU or OU wins. 2. Find the Probability that there is a tie.
*Wednesday, May 11, 2011 at 9:17pm by Emily*

**probability-April**

The probability that a student passes Mathematics is 2/3 and the probability that he passes English is 4/9. If the probability that he will pass at least one subject is 4/5, then what is the probability that he will pass (i) Both the subjects? (ii) Exactly one of the subjects...
*Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 10:08am by Anonymous*

**Math**

What is the probability of rolling a number cube and getting an even number or a multiple of 3? I got 4/6 as the probability, but that isn't a choice. 6 is a multiple of 3 and an even number, so if I count 6 once, then I get 4/6 as the probability. But if I count 6 twice (for ...
*Wednesday, March 30, 2011 at 4:22pm by Sammy*

**math**

If two dice are rolled, what is the probability that their sum will be a number greater than 5 ? [A]1/6 [B]1/3 [C]13/18 [D]5/6 [E] None of these. i think it is c am i right? 13/18 so i am right? What is the probability the sum is 2,3,4 or 5? If you find that and subtract it ...
*Wednesday, October 4, 2006 at 1:09am by cassidy*

**math**

If rhys is late for his finite mathematics class, and the probability that he is on time is 3/4. however if he is on time, he is liable to be less concerned about punctuality for the next class and his probability being on time drops to 1/2. rhy is on time monday. find the ...
*Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 11:26pm by sally*

**math - please help!!**

If rhys is late for his finite mathematics class, and the probability that he is on time is 3/4. however if he is on time, he is liable to be less concerned about punctuality for the next class and his probability being on time drops to 1/2. rhy is on time monday. find the ...
*Sunday, November 20, 2011 at 3:01pm by linda*

**Math/Prob**

Claire takes a five-question true-false test. She hasn't studied, so she guesses at random. With her ESP she figures she has a 60% probability of getting any one answer wrong. A. What is the probability of getting an answer wrong? (Do you think they want me to ignore the ESP ...
*Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 3:08pm by Ben*

**maths**

The probability that Katarina will correctly solve a given Brilliant math problem is 1/8. The probability that Layla will solve the same problem correctly is 1/12. The probability that they will give the same incorrect numerical result is 1/1001. Suppose Katarina and Layla ...
*Monday, April 1, 2013 at 5:48am by rohit*

**math**

The probability that it will be rainy on Monday is 7/10. The probability that it will be windy on Monday is 6/10. These events are independent. What is the probability that it will be rainy or windy on Monday?: * a.21/50 b.29/50 c.22/25 d.3/25 Please respond to the question ...
*Saturday, September 22, 2007 at 1:15am by --*

**statistics**

Let a random variable be distributed as shown below X=x : 0,1,2,3,4,5,6 P(x): .1 .09 .2 .15 .16 .2 (a) Find the probability p(6) (b) Find the probability P(3< X < 5) (c) Find the probability P(X < 4) (d) Find the probability P(X > 2)
*Saturday, September 17, 2011 at 11:01am by kim wallace*

**Probability**

A loaded die has the property that the probability of throwing an odd number is three time the probability of throwing an even number. If the even number are equally likely to appear, find the probability of rolling either a 3 or a 6.
*Monday, June 10, 2013 at 7:07pm by A loaded die*

**probability**

A stock market analyst figures the probabilities that two related stocks, A and B, will go up in price. She finds the probability that A will go up to be 0.6 and the probability that both stocks will go up to be 0.4 What should be her estimate of the probability that stock B ...
*Sunday, July 7, 2013 at 10:30am by sarah*

**math help please**

two cards are dealt in succession from a standard deck of cards. what is the probability that the second card is red give that the first card was a heart. so i do p(R/H), then i know you go R*H/H. but how do i get the probability please explain! thanks. if 2 dice are rolled, ...
*Monday, January 19, 2009 at 10:35am by Kennedy*

**Determining Probabilities**

When would you expect the experimental probability of an event to be closest to its theoretical probability? When the results of 10 trials were used in calculating the theoretical probability When the results of 10 trials were used in calculating the experimental probability ...
*Tuesday, February 18, 2014 at 1:42pm by Jamar*

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