 12.2.1: In 14, determine the sample space for each random experiment. The r...
 12.2.2: In 14, determine the sample space for each random experiment. The r...
 12.2.3: In 14, determine the sample space for each random experiment. An ur...
 12.2.4: In 14, determine the sample space for each random experiment. An ur...
 12.2.5: In 58, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} A = {1, 3, 5}, and B = {1, ...
 12.2.6: In 58, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} A = {1, 3, 5}, and B = {1, ...
 12.2.7: In 58, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} A = {1, 3, 5}, and B = {1, ...
 12.2.8: In 58, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6} A = {1, 3, 5}, and B = {1, ...
 12.2.9: In 912, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5} P(1) = 0.1, P(2) = 0.2, and P...
 12.2.10: In 912, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5} P(1) = 0.1, P(2) = 0.2, and P...
 12.2.11: In 912, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5} P(1) = 0.1, P(2) = 0.2, and P...
 12.2.12: In 912, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4, 5} P(1) = 0.1, P(2) = 0.2, and P...
 12.2.13: In 1315, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4} and P(1) = 0.1. Furthermore, as...
 12.2.14: In 1315, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4} and P(1) = 0.1. Furthermore, as...
 12.2.15: In 1315, assume that = {1, 2, 3, 4} and P(1) = 0.1. Furthermore, as...
 12.2.16: Assume that P(A Bc) = 0.1, P(B Ac) = 0.5, and P((A B)c) = 0.2. Find...
 12.2.17: Assume that P(A B) = 0.1, P(A) = 0.4, and P(Ac Bc) = 0.2. Find P(B).
 12.2.18: Assume that P(A) = 0.4, P(B) = 0.4, and P(A B) = 0.7. Find P(A B) a...
 12.2.19: Show the second of the additional properties, namely, P(A B) = P(A)...
 12.2.20: If A B, we can define the difference between the two sets A and B, ...
 12.2.21: Toss two fair coins and find the probability of at least one head.
 12.2.22: Toss three fair coins and find the probability of no heads.
 12.2.23: Toss four fair coins and find the probability of exactly two heads.
 12.2.24: Toss four fair coins and find the probability of three or more heads.
 12.2.25: Roll a fair die twice and find the probability of at least one 4.
 12.2.26: Roll two fair dice and find the probability that the sum of the two...
 12.2.27: Roll two fair dice, one after the other, and find the probability t...
 12.2.28: Roll two fair dice and find the probability that the minimum of the...
 12.2.29: In Example 11, we considered a cross between two pea plants, each o...
 12.2.30: In Example 11, we considered a cross between two pea plants, each o...
 12.2.31: Suppose that two parents are of genotype Aa. What is the probabilit...
 12.2.32: Suppose that one parent is of genotype AA and the other is of genot...
 12.2.33: A family has three children. Assuming a 1:1 sex ratio, what is the ...
 12.2.34: A family has three children. Assuming a 1:1 sex ratio, what is the ...
 12.2.35: A family has four children. Assuming a 1:1 sex ratio, what is the p...
 12.2.36: If a woman with normal vision who carries the color blindness gene ...
 12.2.37: If a woman with normal vision who carries the color blindness gene ...
 12.2.38: Cystic fibrosis is an autosomal recessive disease, which means that...
 12.2.39: An urn contains three red and two blue balls. You remove two balls ...
 12.2.40: An urn contains five blue and three green balls. You remove three b...
 12.2.41: You select 2 cards without replacement from a standard deck of 52 c...
 12.2.42: You select 5 cards without replacement from a standard deck of 52 c...
 12.2.43: An urn contains four green, six blue, and two red balls. You take t...
 12.2.44: An urn contains three green, five blue, and four red balls. You tak...
 12.2.45: Four cards are drawn at random without replacement from a standard ...
 12.2.46: Four cards are drawn at random without replacement from a standard ...
 12.2.47: Thirteen cards are drawn at random without replacement from a stand...
 12.2.48: Four cards are drawn at random without replacement from a standard ...
 12.2.49: Five cards are drawn at random without replacement from a standard ...
 12.2.50: Five cards are drawn at random without replacement from a standard ...
 12.2.51: A lake contains an unknown number of fish, denoted by N. You captur...
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Bounded
A function is bounded if there are numbers b and B such that b ? ƒ(x) ? B for all x in the domain of f.

Common difference
See Arithmetic sequence.

Conic section (or conic)
A curve obtained by intersecting a doublenapped right circular cone with a plane

Conjugate axis of a hyperbola
The line segment of length 2b that is perpendicular to the focal axis and has the center of the hyperbola as its midpoint

Decreasing on an interval
A function f is decreasing on an interval I if, for any two points in I, a positive change in x results in a negative change in ƒ(x)

Deductive reasoning
The process of utilizing general information to prove a specific hypothesis

Double inequality
A statement that describes a bounded interval, such as 3 ? x < 5

Exponential form
An equation written with exponents instead of logarithms.

Gaussian elimination
A method of solving a system of n linear equations in n unknowns.

Hyperboloid of revolution
A surface generated by rotating a hyperbola about its transverse axis, p. 607.

Interval notation
Notation used to specify intervals, pp. 4, 5.

Major axis
The line segment through the foci of an ellipse with endpoints on the ellipse

Product of complex numbers
(a + bi)(c + di) = (ac  bd) + (ad + bc)i

Product of functions
(ƒg)(x) = ƒ(x)g(x)

Quotient rule of logarithms
logb a R S b = logb R  logb S, R > 0, S > 0

Rational zeros
Zeros of a function that are rational numbers.

Reciprocal identity
An identity that equates a trigonometric function with the reciprocal of another trigonometricfunction.

Resolving a vector
Finding the horizontal and vertical components of a vector.

Spiral of Archimedes
The graph of the polar curve.

Unit vector in the direction of a vector
A unit vector that has the same direction as the given vector.