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# You arrive at a bus stop at 10 oclock, knowingthat the bus

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Problem 5.13

You arrive at a bus stop at 10 oclock, knowingthat the bus will arrive at some time uniformly distributedbetween 10 and 10:30.(a) What is the probability that you will have towait longer than 10 minutes?(b) If, at 10:15, the bus has not yet arrived, whatis the probability that you will have to wait atleast an additional 10 minutes?

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