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## Problem 9RE Chapter 4

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Car and Boat Ownership The probability that a person owns a car is 0.80, that a person owns a boat is 0.30, and that a person owns both a car and a boat is 0.12. Find the probability that a person owns either a boat or a car. (4–2)

Step-by-Step Solution:

Step 1 of 2:

Given,

The P( person owns a car) = P(A)

= 0.80

P( person owns a boat) = P(B)

= 0.30 and

P(person owns both a car and a boat) = P(AB)

= 0.12.

The claim is to find the probability that a person owns either a boat or a car.

Step 2 of 2

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