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Unformatted text preview: CE93-Engineering Data Analysis Joan Walker, Spring 2011 Assignment 4 Solutions 1. (30 Points) Earthquakes and tidal waves Define everything: Probability of earthquake = P(E) = 0.1 Probability of eastbound tidal wave given that earthquake happens = P(T E |E) = 0.04 Probability of westbound tidal wave given that earthquake happens = P(T W |E) = 0.05 Probability of westbound tidal wave given eastbound tidal wave occurs = P(T W |T E ) = 0.15 Probability of damage to Mauritius = P(D M ) Probability of damage to Australia = P(D A ) a) (10 points, 5 for formulation, 5 for answer) ? = ? ? = ? ? ? = 0.05 0.01 = 0.005 = 0.5% (last year was 0.4%) b) (20 point, 15 for formulation, 5 for answer) ? ? ? = ? ? + ? ? ? ? = ? ? ? + ? ? ? ? ? ? = ? ? ? + ? ? ? ? ? = ? ? ? + ? ? ? | ? ? ? ? = ? ? ? + ?...
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