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Unformatted text preview: What now is the probability that both of them are males? Question 3. The inhabitants of an island tell truth one third of the time. They lie with the probability of 2/3. On an occasion, after one of them made a statement, another fellow stepped forward and declared the statement true. What is the probability that it was indeed true? Question 4. International Drug Corp has developed two new drugs for Avian Flu, and is in the process of testing them. Drug B has a higher success rate (percentage of cures) than drug A when given to women, and also when given to men. Is drug B the drug with the higher success rate when given to people in general? 1...
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This note was uploaded on 01/26/2011 for the course E 10 taught by Professor Righter during the Spring '08 term at University of California, Berkeley.
- Spring '08