hw5_ch5_soln_2 - a) List all outcomes in the sample space...

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A college library has five copies of a certain text on reserve. Two copies (1 and 2) are first printings, and the other three (3, 4, and 5) are second printings. A student examines these books in random order, stopping only when a second printing has been selected. One possible outcome is 4, and another is 125.
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Unformatted text preview: a) List all outcomes in the sample space S. b) Let A denote the event that exactly one book must be examined. What outcomes are in A? c) Let B be the event that book 4 is the one selected. What outcomes are in B? d) Let C be the event that book 2 is not examined. What outcomes are in C?...
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