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Let the random variable X be equal to the number of days

Probability and Statistical Inference | 9th Edition | ISBN: 9780321923271 | Authors: Robert V. Hogg, Elliot Tanis, Dale Zimmerman ISBN: 9780321923271 41

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Problem 24E

Let the random variable X be equal to the number of days that it takes a high-risk driver to have an accident. Assume that X has an exponential distribution. If P(X < 50) = 0.25, compute P(X > 100 |X > 50).

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Answer

Given P(X<50)=0.25

Here we have to compute the value of P(X>100/X>50)

The pmf of exponential distribution is P(x)=,    0x<


 Step 1 of 2

P(X>100/X>50)=

                  =

                  =

                   =

                   =

                   =e(-100+50)/   

                   =e-50/

                              =P(X> 50)


Step 2 of 2

Chapter 3.2, Problem 24E is Solved
Textbook: Probability and Statistical Inference
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Author: Robert V. Hogg, Elliot Tanis, Dale Zimmerman
ISBN: 9780321923271

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