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Problem 5E

On graduation day at a large university, one graduate is selected at random. Let A represent the event that the student is a engineering major, and let B represent the event that the student took a calculus course in college. Which probability is greater, P(A|B) or P(B|A)? Explain.

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Step 1 of 4:

          Given that, on graduation day at a large university, one graduate is selected at random.

      Let A represent a student is an engineering major.

      Let B represent a student took a calculus course.

 

Step 2 of 4: 

         Here, we need to find, which probability is greater, P(A/B) or P(B/A)?

Step 3 of 4

Chapter 2.3, Problem 5E is Solved
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Textbook: Statistics for Engineers and Scientists
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Author: William Navidi
ISBN: 9780073401331

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